Bale, Carrasco, Maguire, Mourinho
Manchester United could make a bid to sign Gareth Bale on loan from Real Madrid. Benfica’s president claims the only way his club can keep hold of United and Manchester City transfer target Joao Felix. United players Jesse Lingard and Andreas Pereira look set to sign new deals with the club. More details here.
Reports claim Arsenal are closing in on three new signings: the Sampdoria duo of Joachim Andersen and Dennis Praet and Belgian striker Yannick Carrasco.
Leicester City have put a valuation of £90 million on Manchester United and Manchester City transfer target Harry Maguire.
Liverpool will have to make Matthijs de Ligt the highest-paid player at the club if they sign the Ajax defender. De Ligt, 19, has been offered £256,000 a week by PSG. Liverpool’s highest-paid player, Mo Salah, earns £200,000 a week.
Reports claim Jose Mourinho has “told friends” he is open to taking over as manager of Newcastle United. Magpies midfielder Sean Langstaff has brushed off rumours of a move to Manchester United.
Tottenham Hotspur could bid £40 million for the Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake.
David Beckham wants Manchester United right-back Antonio Valencia at his Inter Miami MLS side.
Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko wants to return to Stamford Bridge following a season-long loan at AC Milan. The France international appeared in 31 Serie A games last season.
Moussa Djenepo will complete his move from Standard Liege to Southampton this week. The 20-year-old midfielder has completed a medical.
Aston Villa have bid £8.9 million for Brentford winger Said Benrahma. Villa are also interested in Celta Vigo forward Maxi Gomez.
Crystal Palace are interested in West Ham United winger Michail Antonio.