Southampton are ready to make an improved bid for Celtic goalkeeper Fraser Forster as a replacement for Artur Boruc.
Southampton striker Graziano Pelle scored twice in his debut for the Premier League club.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert is interested in Swansea midfielder Ki Sung-Yueng.
Southampton have completed the signing of Italian striker Graziano Pelle from Feyenoord.
Southampton are willing to let youngster Matt Targett earn a starting spot as a replacement of Luke Shaw.
Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin has been linked with a move to Arsenal.
France Starting XI vs Ecuador: Lloris, Sakho, Benzema, Griezmann, Matuidi, Sagna, Digne Sissoko, Pogba, Koscielny, Schneiderlin.
Gaston Ramirez came off the bench for Uruguay and assisted the game winning goal by Diego Godin in Uruguay's 1-0 win over Italy.
Dejan Lovren's Croatia were eliminated by Mexico in a big 3-1 loss that saw the Croatians collapse in the last 20 minutes.
Jay Rodriguez's recovery from an ACL tear is going well and the Southampton forward is aiming to return in December.
Croatia Starting XI: Pletikosa; Srna, Corluka, Lovren, Vrsaljko; Modric, Pranjic; Perisic, Rakitic, Olic, Mandzukic.
Japan look to be heading in the wrong direction, squandering several chances with a man advantage, and as a result are on the verge of elimination after a 0-0 draw with Greece.
Croatia bounced back from an opening night loss to Brazil with a convincing 0-4 defeat of Cameroon.
Croatia XI: Pletikosa, Pranjic, Perisic, Corluka, Lovren, Rakitic, Modric, Srna, Mandzukic, Olic, Sammir
Arsenal are rumored to be leading Liverpool, Manchester United, and Chelsea for the signature of Southampton right back Calum Chambers.