Serial biter Luis Suarez had his appeal of his four-month FIFA suspension rejected by the sport's governing body.
Serbian international Dusan Tadic has officially signed with Southampton for a reported £10.9m fee to replace the attacking threat in midfield created by Adam Lallana's departure for Liverpool.
With Brendan Rodgers making moves to upgrade the roster, two former starters may be on their way out of Anfield with Daniel Agger and Lucas Leiva both linked with continental moves.
With the Luis Suarez transfer saga still making headlines, Liverpool have been linked with more attacking talent in the form of Lazar Markovic and Divock Origi.
The Luis Suarez to Barcelona rumor seems to be gaining more and more steam and the Uruguay striker could be headed to Barcelona within 48 hours.
Southampton and FC Twnete have agreed on a fee for left-winger Dusan Tadic.
Liverpool have signed Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Emre Can.
Liverpool have confirmed the signing of midfielder Adam Lallana from Southampton on a long-term contract.
Southampton are after Serbian midfielder Dusan Tadic as a potential replacement for Adam Lallana.
Southampton want to bring in striker Pelle as a replacement for the departed Rickie Lambert.
Look away Liverpool supporters, in addition to the Luis Suarez-to-Spain and the Luis Suarez Biting stories you now have to face the possibility of Raheem Sterling moving to Real Madrid.
Uruguay Starting XI: Muslera, Godin (c), Pereira, Rodriguez, Forlan, Gimenez, Pereira, Arevalo, Gonzalez, Cavani, Caceres.
The Southampton exodus continues this afternoon with Adam Lallana joining Luke Shaw in leaving the Saints with the midfielder set to join Liverpool.
FIFA have handed Luis Suarez his punishment for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini - a nine match ban from international play ending his participation in World Cup 2014, and a four month ban from all play, which would cause him to miss Liverpool's first nine Premier League matches.
FIFA have opened disciplinary action against Luis Suarez after he appeared to bite Italy defender, Giorgio Chiellini, in their third round group-stage World Cup match. A decision is expected before Uruguay's next match, Saturday, against Colombia.