Friday’s Transfer Rumours
Manchester United transfer target Gareth Bale is set for talks over his future at Real Madrid. United are being linked with Leicester City’s £50m-rated defender Harry Maguire. United could still make a move for Tottenham Hotspur centre-back Toby Alderweireld. More on those stories here.
Arsenal boss Unai Emery believes the club could still make more signings in the transfer window. Emery has also urged the club to offer a new deal to Aaron Ramsey. However, Aleksandr Golovin is unlikely to make the move to Arsenal. The CSKA Moscow midfielder is more likely to join Juventus. Click here for more on those stories.
Real Madrid are likely to make a move for Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard. Some reports believe they could launch a bid of up to £150m. Chelsea are battling with Paris Saint-Germain over the AC Milan defender Leonardo Bonucci.
Barcelona have launched a second bid for Chelsea winger Willian.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says the club won’t be making any move for a new goalkeeper. Liverpool have offered £17m for Besiktas defender Domagoj Vida. Reds winger Sheyi Ojo is wanted by Stoke City as part of the £13.75m transfer that will take Xherdan Shaqiri to Anfield.
Lazio midfielder Felipe Anderson has flown to London to finalise a £45m transfer to West Ham United. The Hammers and Manchester United are both interested in Sporting Lisbon right-back Cristiano Piccini.
Tottenham Hotspur transfer target Adrien Rabiot wants a move to Barcelona. However, any move is dependent on him being allowed to leave by PSG.
Everton are interested in Barcelona left-back Lucas Digne as well as centre-half Yerry Mina.
Leicester City want Torino winger Iago Falque as the replacement for Riyad Mahrez.
Fulham and Wolves are both interested in Manchester City full-back Oleksandr Zinchenko.
Southampton will have to battle with Lazio over the Atalanta striker Andrea Petagna. The Saints are ready to loan out goalkeeper Fraser Forster after signing Angus Gunn from Manchester City.
Crystal Palace are mulling over a £15m bid for West Ham United winger Michail Antonio. Palace midfielder Bakary Sako has turned down the offer of a new deal from the club.
Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback is close to a permanent move to Nottingham Forest.