Ronald Koeman has enjoyed a prosperous week with victories over Millwall and West Ham

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Transfer news: The best Premier League transfer of the summer

The Independent takes a look at the best buys of the summer after the transfer window came to a dramatic end

Transfer round-up: Complete club-by-club guide to the 2014 transfer window as Radamel Falcao and Diego Costa head £835m influx

Premier League clubs smashed the previous record for money spent in a single transfer window with Manchester United leading the way

Southampton transfer news: Toby Alderweireld and Sadio Mane undergo medicals

The in-demand duo look to be heading to the south coast

Your essential guide to the new Barclays Premier League 2014-15 season

Premier League: Transfers, predictions and key information – your essential guide to the new season

Jack Pitt-Brooke and James Mariner run through all 20 clubs

Jay Rodriguez and Andros Townsend

Jay Rodriguez to Tottenham: Spurs improve £14m plus Andros Townsend offer in final attempt to secure deadline day signing

Spurs want to sign the injured England forward this summer with the belief that a number of clubs will rival them for his signature in January

Tottenham Hotspur target Morgan Schneiderlin 'happy at Southampton' despite speculation

France star enjoying life again with the Saints after impressive victory

Southampton goal scorer Morgan Schneiderlin
Carlton Cole (right) celebrates his goal for West Ham last weekend

Premier League: West Ham United vs Southampton match preview

A look ahead to this weekend Premier League fixture at Upton Park

Andros Townsend

Andros Townsend transfer news: Southampton losing hope of deal for Tottenham winger

The England international has been linked with a move away from White Hart Lane

Southampton transfer news: Saints target Atletico Madrid defender Toby Alderweireld

However, Ronald Koeman faces competition for the Belgian

Andros Townsend is nearing a Tottenham comeback after recovering from a hamstring injury

Tottenham transfer news: Andros Townsend left in limbo as Spurs wait on Southampton's Morgan Schneiderlin

English winger seemingly caught in the middle of stand-off

Alert Fraser Forster keeps Aide Brown Ideye at bay and Roy Hodgson happy

England goalkeeper given his Premier League chance at St. Mary's

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman alongside new Southampton signing Shane Long

Southampton vs West Brom team news: Shane Long remains on the bench as Ronald Koeman names unchanged side

Alan Irvine also keeps the same team from Sunderland draw

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