Sunday’s Transfer News and Rumours
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has hinted that he wants a move away to Stamford Bridge but that it would be up to the west London club to decide if he goes this summer. “You all know my preferred destination,” he added. Real Madrid are being linked with a £200m transfer bid. Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois is also a target for the La Liga side. Chelsea have offered striker Alvaro Morata in any deal involving Juventus forward Gonzalo Higuain. Napoli have put a price tag of £80m on Chelsea transfer target, Senegal international defender Kalidou Koulibaly.
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has been offered to Barcelona by his agent. That’s according to reports from Spain. United are still being linked with AC Milan defender Leonardo Bonucci. More details here.
Manchester United full-back Luke Shaw has turned down the chance to move to Everton.
Arsenal transfer target Andre Gomes is close to a move away from Barcelona. Juventus are also interested. Arsenal are keen on Juventus’s Uruguay international midfielder Rodrigo Bentancur. Click here for more on those stories.
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Moussa Dembele has turned down a move to Inter Milan. However, a move away from north London still looks to be on the cards.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists that striker Daniel Sturridge still has a future at the club.
Newcastle United midfielder Isaac Hayden wants to leave St James’s Park. Brighton and Hove Albion are interested.
Everton and Bournemouth are both interested in Genoa’s Uruguay international midfielder Diego Laxalt.
Burnley are keen to sign Swansea City’s £12m-rated midfielder Sam Clucas. However, the Clarets are less likely to pursue the transfer of West Bromwich Albion defender Craig Dawson.
West Ham United are keen on Shakhtar Donetsk’s Brazilian forward Bernard.
Cardiff City, Newcastle United and Middlesbrough are all interested in West Bromwich Albion winger Matt Phillips.