David Beckham has no plans to retire this season but will review his position with L.A. Galaxy in December when there is a break clause in his contract, according to ESPN sources close to the player.
Chelsea have told ESPN that they have no intention of letting Ashley Cole go to Paris Saint-Germain, or any other top European club, in January.
Chelsea are set to sign Fluminense right-back Wallace for €5.5 million.
Neymar won't be joining Manchester City according to an ESPN source involved in the South American transfer market.
Liverpool have not made any contact with Aston Villa regarding the possibility of a January move for Darren Bent, ESPN understands.
Manchester United hold an option to extend Rio Ferdinand's contract which was thought to expire at the end of the current campaign.
Ashley Cole and his representatives expect Chelsea to set up another round of contract negotiations before Christmas but the club have yet to make an improved offer to the England left-back, ESPN understands.
Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has slapped a GBP;60 million transfer fee on Gareth Bale amid talk of a move to Real Madrid, ESPN understands.
A source has told ESPN that Chelsea are unlikely to replicate the extravagant money spent on Fernando Torres amid ongoing talk of a swoop for Atletico Madrid forward Radamel Falcao.