Last updated : 18 August 2004 By editor

Spurs have denied they will sell Jermaine Defoe, even if we come knocking:

"At this point in time and being in a strong financial position, we have no intention of selling any of our top players. On the contrary, we are in the process of building a team for the future."

Monaco’s chairman Michel Pastor spoke yesterday about a move for Anelka:

“We are in talks with Manchester City. Things are moving forward.”