Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard shrugged off the suggestion Mason Mount and James Maddison will be unable to play together for England.
Virgil van Dijk won the UEFA Men's Player of the Year but Pep Guardiola thinks Aymeric Laporte deserves a high degree of appreciation.
Chris Smalling's loan move from Manchester United to Roma is edging closer after the defender completed his medical with the Serie A club.
Eden Hazard inspired Chelsea to a big win over Arsenal in last season's Europa League final, and has been named the player of the season.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic opened the door for a return to Manchester United this week and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer commented on the possibility.
Matt Ritchie was injured in Newcastle United's defeat to Leicester City and will be out of action until October, Steve Bruce confirmed.
Alexis Sanchez left the Premier League for Serie A on Thursday and two more Manchester United players are ready to make the same move.
We round up the front and back pages across Europe, as Friday sees the transfer rumour mill crank into gear once again.
Graham Arnold named his 23-man squad for the World Cup qualifier away to Kuwait on September 10.