The Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United icons were full of praise. So too was Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney.
Rangers are reportedly chasing free agent defender Reece Wabara.
West Ham United need to keep all their quality players and focus on building a squad that can succeed in Slaven Bilic's debut campaign.
Ronny Deila has proved how adept he is at developing young Belgian defenders from Manchester City.
Celtic striker Amido Balde is reportedly set to join Metz.
The former Spurs chairman was typically pessimistic.
This Celtic player is surely moving on this summer, but will any clubs be interested in him?
The defender says there will need to be improvement on the training pitch for better performances next season.
The Austria international is optimistic that he will flourish alongside all the other talented young players at Tottenham.
Novak Djokovic has denied on the eve of Wimbledon that he and his coach, Boris Becker, are cheating when exchanging glances during play, although the laws of tennis specifically forbid any communication.
Michael Gove, the justice secretary, has issued his civil servants with detailed orders on using good grammar, two years after he circulated similar “golden rules” to officials in the Department for Education.
The Labour leadership frontrunner Andy Burnham has launched a blistering attack on George Osborne’s “disgraceful” approach to cutting £12bn from the welfare budget, warning that he would furiously oppose any attempt to reduce benefits for disabled people or tax credits for those on low incomes.
A member of Norman Lamb’s Lib Dem leadership campaign has admitted running a survey asking about what he considered were rival candidate Tim Farron’s illiberal views on abortion and gay rights, but strongly denied that amounted to negative push polling.