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Summary

  1. Premier League news conferences: Liverpool, Swansea, Burnley
  2. Also Watford, Brighton, Southampton, West Ham
  3. City have £18m Evans bid rejected
  4. Everton sign Sigurdsson, Stoke bring in Jese
  5. Get involved using #bbcsportsday

Live Reporting

By Shamoon Hafez

All times stated are UK

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  1. Europa League play-off

    Everton v Hajduk Split (20:05 BST, live text coverage)

    We will have live text coverage of that match later on the website.

    Goodbye.

  2. Fleetwood sign Cherries defender

    Baily Cargill

    League One side Fleetwood Town have signed Bournemouth defender Baily Cargill on a season-long loan.

    The 22-year-old made his Premier League debut against Manchester United at Old Trafford last season.

    Fleetwood coach Uwe Rosler told the club website: "He is a player that we have had on our radar for some time and we have followed his progress very closely.

    "He is a left-sided centre half and will provide great balance to our team in a position that we have been looking to fill."

  3. Brighton trio sign new deals

    Brighton & Hove Albion

    Anthony Knockaert

    Good news for Brighton fans.

    Lewis Dunk, Shane Duffy and Anthony Knockaert signed new contracts.

    Defender Dunk and French winger Knockaert have signed new five-year contracts, and Duffy has signed a four-year deal.

    Here's manager Chris Hughton:

    "Lewis, Shane and Anthony were key members of our promotion-winning side last season, and I fully expect them to be important members of the team once again this season."

  4. Four PL managers shortlisted for Fifa coach of the year

    Antonio Conte

    Chelsea's Antonio Conte, Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino, Manchester City's Pep Guardiola and Manchester United's Jose Mourinho have all been shortlisted for the Fifa coach of the year award.

    Juventus' Massimiliano Allegri, Bayern Munich's Carlo Ancelotti, ex-Barcelona coach Luis Enrique, Monaco's Leonardo Jardim, Germany coach Joachim Low, Atletico Madrid's Diego Simeone, Brazil's Tite and Real Madrid's Zinedine Zidane also make the list.

  5. Suarez out for four to five weeks

    Luis Suarez

    Barcelona forward Luis Suarez is out for four to five weeks with a knee injury, according to the Uruguay football association.

    The former Liverpool player suffered the problem during the second leg of Barca's Super Cup match against Real Madrid on Wednesday.

    He will miss Uruguay's forthcoming matches against Argentina on 31 August and Paraguay on 5 September.

    And he is set to miss Barcelona's games against Real Betis, Alaves, Espanyol and Getafe.

  6. 'Van Dijk will not play against Hammers'

    Southampton v West Ham (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    Southampton

    Saints boss Mauricio Pellegrino

    Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino: "When I first met the Saints chiefs they said they want to keep the best players at the club. Chairman Ralph Krueger and vice-chairman Les Reed were clear.

    "To progress as a team and a club we have to keep the best players. If we have the fortune to bring in another player then this would be good."

    Will defender Virgil van Dijk, who handed in a transfer request, play against West Ham?

    "The Virgil situation nothing has changed. I have nothing to say. He is OK right now [he doesn't have a virus]. He won't be available to play."

    Saints have been linked with Lazio defender Wesley Hoedt:

    "I know Wesley Hoedt. But I will not talk about the market. Right now we have to think about the player ready to help us in the back four."

  7. 'We shall see on Carvalho'

    Southampton v West Ham (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    West Ham United

    On potential £30m signing of Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho:

    "I don’t know we are going to see. We will see what happens with ins and out. I have left it to the board and the chairman. I am concentrating on our game against Southampton."

  8. 'We crumbled'

    Southampton v West Ham (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    West Ham United

    West Ham boss Slaven Bilic on 4-0 thumping by Manchester United:

    "I had a feeling in my stomach, we should have done better. Especially the last few minutes. We didn’t give up individually but we crumbled.

    "We looked good this week in training. We want to approach the game against Southampton in a positive mood."

  9. Duo back for Hammers

    Southampton v West Ham (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    West Ham United

    Midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate and striker Andy Carroll are back in training for West Ham, but midfielder Manuel Lanzini is working separately from the rest of the squad.

  10. Paulinh-doh

    Here is Paulinho at his Barca unveiling...

    ...trying to do kick-ups.

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  11. Barcelona unveil Paulinho

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    The Brazil midfielder, and former Tottenham player, has been shown off to the world following his £36.4m move from Guangzhou Evergrande.

  12. Injury worries for Brighton

    Leicester v Brighton (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    Brighton & Hove Albion

    Brighton will be without forwards Izzy Brown and Sam Baldock and midfielder Biram Kayal for Saturday's trip to Leicester.

  13. Repercussions of Coutinho move?

    Southampton v West Ham (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    West Ham United

    Slaven Bilic

    BBC Radio 5 live's George Cummins: "At West Ham’s training ground in Rush Green awaiting Slaven Bilic, ahead of Saturday's trip to Southampton.

    "Is the clubs record move for William Carvalho on the brink of collapse? And is Bilic worried Liverpool will move for midfielder Manuel Lanzini if Philippe Coutinho heads to Barcelona?

    "We will find out shortly. It is due to start at 14:00 BST, although these things rarely run on time."

  14. Watford team news

    Bournemouth v Watford (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    Watford

    Striker Troy Deeney (groin) has returned to full training. Fellow forward Mauro Zarate (knee) is also training with the first team."

  15. 'We did not want to risk Sigurdsson injury'

    Swansea v Man Utd (Sat, 12:30 BST)

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    Swansea manager Paul Clement talking about Gylfi Sigurdsson's transfer to Everton:

    "Gylfi did not come to America on the tour because he was convinced the deal would go through the weekend we went away.

    "We've never had a disciplinary issue with Gylfi. When he rejoined after the tour we decided that he doesn't take part in the other games. If he got injured then the deal might have fallen through."

    On future transfers:

    "There is potential for two or three players, which would strengthen the squad. I'm not going to talk about individual players."

    On Saturday's match against Manchester United:

    "We go into the United game confident. Our club record against them is encouraging."

  16. Post update

    That is all your lot from Jurgen Klopp.

    In summary, nothing has changed regarding Phillipe Coutinho. He remains a Liverpool player.

    As you were.

  17. 'It is a good team'

    Liverpool v Crystal Palace (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    Liverpool

    On potential signings: "The whole market is difficult. When I am not on the pitch or am not thinking about training, I am thinking about what we can do. If the transfer window ended yesterday, we would have a team which I like and which we can play football with. It is a good team in this moment. We will see what we can do.

  18. 'Not easy to tell 100% the truth'

    Liverpool v Crystal Palace (Sat, 15:00 BST)

    Liverpool

    On Coutinho's attitude:

    "When I asked the medical department how Coutinho has been doing then no complaints. It's a very difficult situation, but we have nothing new to say. It's not always easy to say the 100% truth."