David Luiz says he cut his salary to rejoin Chelsea – the club he helped to win the 2016-2017 title. It was actually David Luiz who had first volunteered the word “risk” in relation to his return to Chelsea. The theme was revisited in a stuffy media tent at the champions’ Cobham training base on Thursday
Liverpool have hit a stumbling block in their attempts to sign Naby Keita from RB Leizpig as Jurgen Klopp lines up five new signings this summer.
Having finally got over the line for the Champions League and lifted two pieces of silverware, the big question for Manchester United is whether any of this can actually lift them up to the next level as a club again - but one plan is already well under way to prove exactly that.