The agent of Fabio Borini claims 'very important clubs' were keen on his client but Liverpool decided against a loan.
Sunderland have completed the signing of Inter's Argentina midfielder Ricardo Alvarez on a season-long loan.
Southampton have cancelled Saphir Taider's loan from Inter Milan and questioned the midfielder's commitment.
Nemanja Vidic's Serie A debut ended prematurely after a red card as Inter Milan drew 0-0 with Torino.
AC Milan beat Lazio 3-1 in Filippo Inzaghi's first Serie A game in charge, while Inter Milan's Nemanja Vidic saw red.
Tottenham will face Arsenal's UEFA Champions League victims Besiktas in the group stage of the Europa League.
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