Dier, Mbappe, Oxlade-Chamberlain. Wednesday’s Transfer Rumours
Manchester United could put in a £40m transfer bid for Eric Dier of Tottenham Hotspur. United could offer a new contract to David De Gea in an attempt to fend off interest from Real Madrid. Manchester United are still favourites to sign Michael Keane from Burnley despite reports linking him with a move to Liverpool. Manchester United transfer news here.
Manchester United transfer target Kylian Mbappe has been told to forget about a move away from Monaco this summer.
Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain would be open to a move to Liverpool this summer. Arsenal could be offered defender Jason Denayer by Manchester City as part of any deal for Alexis Sanchez. More on those stories here.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists he won’t work alongside a director of football saying he remains responsible for all technical aspects at the club.
Mahrez, Morata, Costa
Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez expects the Foxes to stick to an agreement they made last summer and allow him to leave. Mahrez agreed to stay with Leicester for one more season following their Premier League triumph last season.
Chelsea transfer target and Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata has turned down a £147m offer to move to China. Diego Costa insists it is not inevitable that he will move to China this summer. Dutch side PSV Eindhoven want to keep Chelsea midfielder Marco van Ginkel for one more season. Chelsea are still favourites to sign Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko. Manchester City, Manchester United and Juventus are also being linked.
Chelsea are confident that Antonio Conte will sign a new deal with the club this summer.
West Ham United could make a move for Yaya Toure if he leaves Manchester City. The Hammers will not sack Slaven Bilic this summer claims the Daily Telegraph.
Everton boss Ronald Koeman has personally watched Malaga forward Sandro Ramirez and Ajax midfielder Davy Klaassen over the past week and is ready for the club to open talks with both players.
Liverpool are being linked with Roma forward Mohamed Salah.
RB Leipzig insist they won’t be selling Chelsea and Liverpool transfer target Naby Keita.
Watford are interested in former Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen. The Belgium international has been on loan at Roma from Barcelona this season but the Serie A side are unlikely to make the deal permanent. Vermaelen has started just four league games this season and been a substitute in five others.
Hull City forward Shaun Maloney is wanted by Scottish Premiership side Aberdeen.
Brighton want a loan deal for Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham.
Lionel Messi is unlikely to move to Manchester City says former Argentina boss Cesar Luis Mennotti. The claim comes as Messi receives a new offer from Barcelona.