Jose Mourinho is set to bring in compatriot William Carvalho for a pretty handsome feee, it would seem
Barcelona have announced they will appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after FIFA on Wednesday upheld their transfer embargo until January 2016.
The world's football governing body turned down the Catalan club's appeal to overturn a two-window transfer ban, which was handed to them in April due to concerns over the "international transfer of minors".
Portuguese international Nani was mobbed by Sporting Lisbon fans after landing in Lisbon airport.
The winger is returning to the club on loan from Man United as part of the deal which sees Marcos Rojo move in the opposite direction.
Swansea City have completed the signing of Argentine defender Federico Fernandez from Napoli.
The centre-back has penned a four-year deal with the Welsh club.
Croatia midfielder Luka Modric has signed a new four-year contract with European champions Real Madrid.
The 28-year-old former Dinamo Zagreb and Tottenham man, who started in Tuesday's 1-1 Supercopa first-leg draw against Atletico Madrid, moved to the Spanish capital in 2012 and helped Carlo Ancelotti's side to Champions League and Copa del Rey glory last term.