Transfer rumours: Arsenal make £18m bid for Antoine Griezmann, West Ham enter Barry race, QPR want Ferdinand

Griezmann pulls off some wonderful mid-air ball control on international duty. Photo: PA

Arsene Wenger has started what promises to be a busy transfer season by launching an £18m bid for 23 year-old French winger, Antoine Griezmann (Metro)

Gareth Barry faces the heart-wrenchingly tough choice of joining Arsenal, Everton or linking up with football mastermind Sam Allardyce at West Ham, after being released by Man City (Express)

Rio Ferdinand could follow in brother Anton and Cousin Lesley's footsteps, by agreeing to play for QPR in the Premier League next season, 14 years after working under Harry Redknapp at West Ham (Guardian)

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has irked North London rivals Spurs by making a move for one of their transfer targets, Cardiff's highly-rated stopper David Marshall (Telegraph)

And finally, Championship champions Leicester want Benfica's Oscar Cardozo to lead their attack in the Premier League (Mail)