Tuchel, Wenger, Ibrahimovic. Monday’s Transfer Rumours
Arsenal are denying reports from Germany that Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel has been approached to succeed Arsene Wenger. The reports come as West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis claims Wenger has told him he intends to stay at Arsenal. Bournemouth are keen on a permanent transfer for Jack Wilshere. Arsenal have joined Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur in the race for Everton midfielder Ross Barkley. Arsenal transfer stories here.
Manchester United could lose keeper David De Gea this summer. Real Madrid are prepared to pay his £44m release fee. United could miss out to Chelsea in the race for Monaco defensive midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic expects to stay at Manchester United for at least one more season. According to reports from his native Sweden over the weekend the 35-year-old wants to win the Premier League title before he retires.
Sigurdsson, Suso, Dahoud
Everton are being linked with a summer move for Swansea City midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson. Toffees midfielder Tom Cleverley will complete a permanent transfer to Watford if he plays one more game for the Hornets.
Tottenham Hotspur are interested in AC Milan midfielder Suso. Spurs will battle Liverpool for the FC Porto striker Moussa Maiga.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola insists there will be “many” changes in his side next season. City scouts were in Germany on Sunday to watch Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Mahmoud Dahoud.
RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner says he isn’t interested in a move to Liverpool. Reds midfielder Philippe Coutinho and Marco Verratti of Paris Saint-Germain are both being linked with Barcelona as replacements for Andres Iniesta.
Former Italy boss Cesare Prandelli admits he was approached by Leicester City following the sacking of Claudio Ranieri.
Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce has rubbished reports linking winger Wilfried Zaha with a move to Tottenham Hotspur.