Complication in West Ham's interest in Adebayor
As reported by Sky Sports, West Ham are still looking to complete a deal for Emmanuel Adebayor of Tottenham, but there is a complication in the deal. The Hammers have already used up their total of loan players, meaning that the striker would have to be signed on a permanent deal.
Hammers reject Tottenham's Kouyate offer
Spurs were hoping to sign Cheikhou Kouyate from West Ham, but a report in the Daily Mail claims their offer has been rejected. A £15 million approach was made by the North London club, but the Irons have made it clear they have no intention to sell a player central to their first-team plans.
Jamie Paterson leaving Nottingham Forest on loan
Also claimed by Sky Sports, Jamie Paterson of Nottingham Forest is close to agreeing a switch to Championship side Huddersfield. The former Walsall forward is expected to agree a season-long loan with Chris Powell’s side.
Sunderland keen on move for Liverpool man
According to the Sunderland Echo, Sunderland are hoping to complete a loan swoop for Liverpool defender Tiago Ilori. It is stated that Brendan Rodgers wants to include the 22-year-old in his first-team this season, but the Black Cats believe a deal can be completed before the pass of the deadline.
Bournemouth close to another signing
Glenn Murray is having a medical at Bournemouth this morning, as confirmed by Sky Sports. The Crystal Palace striker has been linked with an exit from Selhurst Park for much of the summer, and a deal should be completed later today.
Leicester monitoring two potential signings
Leicester are still looking at potentially bringing in Demarai Gray and Ahmed Elmohamady before the close of the deadline, according to Sky Sports. Both players have been tracked by Claudio Ranieri, and he could still move for the duo later today.