Arsene Wenger has said he expects new players who come to Arsenal to respect the club's standards and values. The Gunners have made offers to buy controversial Liverpool striker Luis Suarez who is currently serving a ban for biting an opponent.
The Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger has questioned the effectiveness of UEFA's financial fair play rules if Gareth Bale joins Real Madrid for a world record transfer fee. The new rules are supposed to stop clubs getting into massive debt but Wenger says the transfer market seems to be getting worse.
He added that the Premier League would miss Bale if he does go to Spain.
The Queens Park Rangers Manager Harry Redknapp said he expects his team to be in contention for promotion back to the Premier League though he has warned it will be tough. QPR start the new season at home to Sheffield Wednesday tomorrow.
The QPR Manager Harry Redknapp believes Gareth Bale's transfer from Tottenham to Real Madrid "could happen" as the Welshman has been offered a rare opportunity to play for the Spanish club.
Redknapp, who used to a manage Bale at Tottenham, has no doubt that the midfielder would be a great success in Spain.
The Premier League side Crystal Palace have signed French midfielder Elliot Grandin on a one-year contract. The 25 year-old played for the Palace manager Ian Holloway when he was in charge of Blackpool.
Ahead of the new football season, Charlton have signed Bolton striker Marvin Sordell on loan for the season. He played for England at the recent European Under-21 Championships as well as for Team GB at last year's Olympics.
He'll be joined at The Valley by former Reading striker Simon Church who's agreed a two-year contract. Church has played 22 times for Wales. Charlton start their season on Saturday away to Bournemouth.