Evening Report: July 31
Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham and Barcelona news
Chelsea have arrived in Washington DC ahead of their four-match preseason tour of America. Fernando Torres, Juan Mata and David Luiz have all been included in the squad, that takes on Inter Milan in Indianapolis on Thursday.
David De Gea is excited at the thought of Cesc Fabregas joining Manchester United amid reports the club are preparing a third bid. The Spanish keeper believes Fabregas would make a big impact in the Premier League as reports claim United are ready to offer more than £30m for the midfielder.
Arsenal target Bernard wants his future sorted in the next few days after strong interest from Shakhtar Donetsk and Porto. The 20-year-old has admitted he's becoming tired of the transfer rumours, and wants everything finalised as quickly as possible.
Santos have held their first session at Barcelona's training ground ahead of their friendly at the Nou Camp on Friday. Santos teenager Neilton has been dubbed the 'new Neymar' and the 19-year-old admitted he looks to the new Barca forward for inspiration.
Samir Nasri has hailed the personal approach of new boss Manuel Pellegrini. The Manchester City midfielder compared his style to his former manager at Arsenal, Arsene Wenger, and revealed he's happy playing under the new City regime.
Cardiff City want to sign Steven Caulker from Tottenham to strengthen their defence for their first season in the Premier League. The Spurs centre-back has also attracted attention from Liverpool.