Danny Welbeck missed out on the win against Bayer Leverkusen and is unlikely to start this weekend's Manchester Derby with the same knee complaint.
Manchester United announced a world record kit deal with manufacturer adidas. The deal will see United bring in a minimum of £75 million per season.
Demba Ba is close to finalizing a move to Turkish club Besiktas as he is deemed surplus at Chelsea.
According to French newspaper Nice-Matin, Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina has agreed to join Arsenal.
Newcastle have continued to rebuild their attack by going back to the French-attacking-midfielder well that proved so successful last time around.
West Bromwich Albion continues their squad makeover with the acquisition of Belgian left back Sebastien Pocognoli.
Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor has been diagnosed with malaria.
Juventus are making a £20 million bid to sign the Brazilian midfielder Paulinho from Tottenham Hotspur, according to The Telegraph.
Daryl Janmaat's agent has tweeted that his client's move to Newcastle United will be completed tomorrow for a very reasonable €6 million.
Germany have won the 2014 FIFA World Cup with a late extra time goal from Mario Gotze.
A questionable penalty awarded to The Netherlands in the early going was converted by Robin van Persie and the Dutch would not look back as they finish World Cup 2014 in 3rd place with a 0-3 win over Brazil.
Brazil could not recover from the blowout loss to Germany in the semi-finals as they were defeated by The Netherlands 0-3, ending their World Cup run in embarrassing fashion.