Spanish champions Atletico Madrid have signed Zenit full-back Cristian Ansaldi on a season-long loan deal.
Eintracht Frankfurt have completed the signing of Real Sociedad striker Haris Seferovic.
Rafael van der Vaart has not ruled out being reunited with Harry Redknapp but has not made any contact with the QPR manager.
Sydney returned to winning ways and did it without Lance Franklin as the Swans held Essendon at bay in a somewhat pedestrian encounter at the SCG on Friday night.
Manly have moved a step closer to the NRL minor premiership with a scrappy 16-4 victory over Brisbane in a lacklustre encounter at Brookvale Oval.
Guus Hiddink is eager to ensure the Netherlands build on an impressive World Cup campaign in his second tenure as coach of his country.
Former South Africa batsman Ashwell Prince has lauded Jacques Kallis, likening the retired all-rounder to the great Garfield Sobers.
Crystal Palace have completed the signing of centre-back Brede Hangeland on a free transfer.
Tottenham's Danny Rose believes the signing of fellow full-back Ben Davies can help him develop as a footballer.
Fiorentina have completed the signing of Argentina defender Jose Maria Basanta from Monterrey for an undisclosed fee.
Sporting Lisbon have criticised the father and representative of Eric Dier for forcing through a move to Premier League side Tottenham.
Weightlifter Chika Amalaha could be stripped of her Commonwealth Games gold medal after a B sample confirmed traces of banned substances.
Clement Grenier has dismissed reports he skipped training at Lyon, following suggestions he hoped to force a move to Newcastle United.
European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has urged Dustin Johnson to reveal his reasons for taking a leave of absence from golf.
Former Netherlands international Edson Braafheid, who spent last season out of action, has been snapped up by Serie A outfit Lazio.
Frank Lebouef believes Zlatan Ibrahimovic should be Paris Saint-Germain captain, having suggested Thiago Silva has an "attitude problem".
Paul Lambert believes his Aston Villa squad would be foolish not to heed the advice of assistant manager Roy Keane.
Genoa have completed the signing of Iago Falque from Premier League outfit Tottenham.
Jordan Henderson has hailed Steven Gerrard as "irreplaceable" and believes England's young players need to show their worth in his absence.
James Milner has confirmed his Manchester City future will be determined by how frequently he plays this season.