Michael Essien and AC Milan have issued statements denying reports that the Ghanaian midfielder has contracted the Ebola virus.
Liverpool linked with signing Fabio Sturgeon from the Primeira Liga.
The midfield maestro shone for the reigning European Champions as they won away to Luxembourg.
Bayern Munich will reportedly make a £30 million bid for Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil in the January transfer window.
The Chelsea striker experienced the lows and highs of international football, but will be delighted to have finally scored his first international goal.
The ex Celtic boss and Leicester City player takes over at a side who have won just one league game so far this season.
The Tottenham forward is very much in form after his latest goal for the Under-21 side.
Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo and Tottenham Hotspur attacker Erik Lamela have arrived in Hong Kong ahead of a friendly international for Argentina.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says opposing manager Jose Mourinho has had an easy start to the season with Chelsea.
The 29-year-old France goalkeeper has had to play second fiddle to the Tottenham star for much of his international career.