Ndombele, Maguire, Mbappe
Manchester United could make a move for Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele once Paul Pogba’s future has been decided. Alexis Sanchez could return early for pre-season training in a bid to find a new club. Details here.
Arsenal are being linked once again with the former Atletico Madrid striker Yannick Carrasco. The Gunners could make a transfer bid for the St Etienne defender William Saliba. Click here for more.
Arsenal are also monitoring Roma defender Kostas Manolas.
Lille have confirmed that winger Nicolas Pepe will leave the club this summer. Arsenal, Manchester United and Bayern Munich are all being linked.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane refused to bring on Gareth Bale as a substitute for the side’s 2-0 home defeat to Real Betis on Sunday. Zidane said after the match that he wouldn’t have brought on the Welshman even if he had been allowed a fourth substitute. Spanish radio reports on Sunday claimed Bale will reject a transfer to see out his £17million-a-year contract with Madrid even if he spends his final three years playing golf.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola will stay with the club for the next five years and will be given a pay rise to £20 million a year according to reports.
Leicester City full-back Harry Maguire is being linked with the Blues as the replacement for Vincent Kompany who has now left the club to become player-manager of Anderlecht.
Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan wants talks over a contract extension. The Germany international’s current deal runs to 2020.
Manchester City, Real Madrid and Barcelona are on alert following comments made by PSG forward Kylian Mbappe when he picked up the Ligue 1 Player Of The Year Award. “I am arriving at the second turning point in my career,” said Mbappe. “I have discovered an enormous amount of things here.” But he added: “It is maybe the moment to have more responsibilities, maybe at PSG, with pleasure, or elsewhere for a new project. In any case thanks everyone!”
Brighton are expected to announce Graham Potter as their new manager.