Ukip’s most high-profile donor, Arron Banks, has given further hints that he may start a new political party, inspired by Italy’s populist Five Star Movement, which recently won several significant electoral victories.
Gonzalo Higuaín is close to joining Juventus in a £79m deal, according to reports in Italy, the move from Napoli a strong indication that the Serie A champions are poised to sell Paul Pogba to Manchester United.
The FA chief executive and former biscuit baron Martin Glenn was guilty of over-sweetening his patter when he described Sam Allardyce as the “ideal candidate” at Friday’s presentation of the new England manager.
Sunderland might well be furious with the Football Association for poaching Sam Allardyce, fearful of upheaval close to a Premier League season and dreading another round of instability with a seventh manager in five years.
The former Liverpool defender is expected to complete a move to Celtic this weekend.
The Austrian is working hard on the training pitch ahead of the new season.
Everton and Southampton are also reportedly in the hunt.
Steve Bruce resigned as Hull City manager yesterday
A select round-up of the latest news involving Mark Warburton's Glasgow Rangers and Brendan Rodgers' Hoops.
Middlesbrough have already greatly improved their squad over the summer, and Lille's Ibrahim Amadou could be their next acquisition.
Liverpool hesitated over signing Virgil Van Dijk from Celtic, which enabled Southampton to do a deal for the centre-back.
Could Chelsea make moves for Tottenham Hotspur duo Dele Alli and Harry Kane in the January transfer window?
Leeds United won against Derby County in the Championship on Friday evening.
Aston Villa have reportedly made a move to sign Barnsley star Conor Hourihane.
Could West Ham United lose Dimitri Payet in the January transfer window?
Everton are said to be interested in Southampton defender Virgil Van Dijk.
Leeds United were interested in signing Marcus Maddison from Peterborough United last January.
Should Leeds United sign players in the January transfer window?
Tottenham Hotspur won against West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Saturday.
Leeds United won against Derby County in the Championship on Friday.
A while ago Watford’s German-born Greek left-back José Holebas went into a tattoo studio, raised his fists and asked for the words “Don’t hate, care love” to be tattooed across his fingers.
The actor Idris Elba has again downplayed his chances of donning the tuxedo of British super-spy James Bond.
Sam Allardyce’s first act as England’s new manager was to inform his players that the time has come “to deliver”, with this challenge readily accepted by Wayne Rooney.