Rodriguez, Fraser, Sane
Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool are among the clubs being linked with Real Madrid forward James Rodriguez. The Colombia international is unlikely to join Bayern Munich on a permanent basis. United look set to part with four players this summer and are being linked with a cash-plus-player transfer deal for Romelu Lukaku. More details here.
Arsenal look set to make a move for the Bournemouth midfielder Ryan Fraser after next week’s Europa League Final. Details here.
Bayern Munich have confirmed their interest in Manchester City winger Leroy Sane. Some outlets claim City will hold out for £90 million for the Germany international. Bayern insist they won’t spend more than £70 million. City have put a £15 million price tag on midfielder Fabian Delph. Former club Leeds United are interested.
Leicester City could make a £4 million transfer bid for Manchester City’s Patrick Roberts, a player manager Brendan Rodgers had with him at Celtic.
Tottenham Hotspur have been rebuffed in their effort to sign Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensio. The Champions League finalists have been told Asensio is not for sale. Napoli are favourites to sign Spurs right-back Kieran Trippier.
Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez wants a new deal at St James’s Park. Marseille and Roma have both shown an interest in the Spaniard but have been told there is no prospect of him leaving the Magpies unless a new deal is not agreed.