Cameroon star Samuel Eto'o insists he moved to Anzhi Makhachkala from Inter Milan because "the future of football is in Russia", denying that the massive salary on offer was his main motivation.
A list of Blackburn players for sale has been leaked, which details their wages, appearance bonuses, signing-on fees, increases they are due and percentages to former clubs.
Stoke goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen has stated that he is keen on negotiating with the club about his current salary.
ESPNsoccernet can reveal Carlton Cole's salary will be cut by 50% following West Ham's relegation but the striker could move to Newcastle United.
Lionel Messi and Jose Mourinho are the richest men in football according to France Football magazine survey.
Brazil legend Pele has warned that soaring players' salaries and powerful agents who squeeze clubs for higher fees represent a "danger for the future" of the game.
Portugal striker Hugo Almeida will leave Werder Bremen to join Besiktas for two millions euros.
Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck says the club are cautiously supportive of the introduction of a wage cap to curb football's inflationary finances.