Here's what we covered on a bumper day of Premier League build-up.
We heard from 11 Premier League managers in full, ahead of the first weekend.
We also brought you the following news lines.
- Marc Cucurella: Chelsea sign Brighton defender for £60m
- Eddie Howe: Newcastle United manager signs new long-term contract
- Morgan Gibbs-White: Wolves reject Nottingham Forest's £25m bid for midfielder
Not long to wait for the action to start. Keep across BBC Sport online and BBC Radio 5 Live for action from Crystal Palace v Arsenal and all of the weekend's games.
Enjoy, we've waited long enough!