ESPN FC's Alexis Nunes sifts through the latest in the football world in The Sweeper.
Jurgen Klopp said he was not surprised to see Henrikh Mkhitaryan leave Borussia Dortmund for Manchester United.
"I hope I can be fully fit as soon as possible. I would love to play right away, but that's just not possible," Brooks said.
Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce will be appointed England manager within the next 24 hours, Mario Gotze is returning to Dortmund.
Mario Gotze rejoins Borussia Dortmund after spending three years at Bayern.
Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has played down the prospect of the German champions founding a sister club in the United States.