Liverpool have pulled out of the race to sign Southampton and Netherland center-back Virgil van Dijk after a row with their Premier League rivals.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has apparently agreed to extend his stay at the Emirates Stadium with a two-year contract.
Manchester City have opened the door for four more star players to leave the Etihad Stadium in what looks to be a massive squad restructuring this summer.
The English Premier League fixture for the new season (2017/2018) will be released next month in mid-June 2017 according to the English FA.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has welcomed the support recently shown to him by his former rival and Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson.