The Transfer Bulletin

Thursday's latest news, rumours & market moves from the summer transfer window to follow right here with us.

Alexis Sanchez

Thursday's Paper Talk

Reports suggest Manchester City are now the front runners to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal.

Thomas Lemar

Report: Arsenal offers turned down

Arsenal have had bids rejected for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette and Monaco winger Thomas Lemar.

Claudio Bravo was the penalty shootout star

Chile book place in final

Claudio Bravo made three penalty saves as Chile beat Portugal in a shootout to reach the final of the Confederations Cup.

Jordan Stewart scored the only goal of the game

First-leg lead for Linfield

Northern Ireland champions Linfield beat La Fiorita 1-0 in their first qualifying round first leg of the Champions League.

Football Tips

Our best bets

Check out all of our available betting tips and previews of the forthcoming sporting action.

Betting Zone: Tipping record

A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed.

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

Our Nick Hext makes Portugal his pick to win this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.