The World Cup qualification campaign might have interrupted club football, but the news machine has not stopped.
Manchester United are reported to have agreed to sign a new defender in the summer, while there are injury concerns for three leading European players after the 2014 World Cup qualifiers.
Which recently retired international player has targeted a new role as a football agent? And why have Norwich City left tabloid newspaper headline writers rubbing their hands with glee?
Read on to find out more.