Junior Hoilett and Charlie Austin each scored twice as QPR beat Shamrock Rovers 4-0 in a pre-season friendly at Tallaght Stadium.
20-year-old Arsenal center back/holding midfielder Isaac Hayden has gone out on loan to Hull City for the 2015-16 season.
AFC Bournemouth returned from their summer travels to play a friendly in front of the home crows, but would lose to Championship side Cardiff City, 2-3.
Nathan Baker has signed a new deal with Aston Villa that will see him at the club for four more years.
Just a couple of hours after signing with West Bromwich Albion, Rickie Lambert was given a start in their friendly with Bristol Rovers and promptly scored two goals as the Baggies would win, 0-4.
Enner Valencia has suffered a serious injury to his knee and and ankle during the club's Europa League match on Thursday.
Diego Costa and Gary Cahill are ready for Chelsea's match against Arsenal this weekend.
West Bromwich Albion have signed Rickie Lambert from Liverpool on a two-year deal.
Stevan Jovetic has left the Premier League and Manchester City for Serie A and Inter Milan according to a Tweet from Inter.
Theo Walcott ended speculation about his future after signing a four-year contract extension with Arsenal.
Santi Cazorla, who had only one year remaining on his current contract, has signed a new deal with the club committing his future.
As the player remains AWOL from Manchester United's pre-season tour, a permanent move to PSG appears to be nearing completion.