Arsenal youth player Nathan Tella says he is close to joining Southampton.
The 17-year-old has had trials at Reading, Norwich and the Saints but his future now appears to lie at St Mary's.
"I'm working hard in games and training and have been on trial with Southampton, Reading and Norwich, and all the teams have said that they want me back to have another look with a view to offering me a professional contract,” he said.
"I will be at Southampton this week and hopefully they like what they see and I can continue to build my career."
Arsenal youth player Nathan Tella
Chelsea wing-back Marcos Alonso has revealed he held talks with Barcelona before joining Chelsea.
"Well, I think there was some conversations [with Barcelona] but the truth is that at that point it was not in my plans to leave Fiorentina," he told IBTimes.
"It was only when the interest from Chelsea arrived in the summer when I started to consider to make a change."
Marouane Fellaini has spoken out over a proposed move to China.
Chelsea wing-back Marcos Alonso
Tianjin Quanjian manager Fabio Cannavaro claimed he turned down the chance to sign the midfielder and the Belgian says a move to the Chinese Super League is not a priority.
"We will see but this is not a priority," Fellaini told Sport/Foot Magazine.
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"But I am honest, if I am going to China, it is finished for me the national team. The first thing I do is call the coach to tell him that I stop."