Pogba, Dembele, Lampard
Manchester United are ready to give Paul Pogba a huge pay rise to keep him at the club. Pogba’s commercial value appears to be triumphing over his efforts as a player. United have had a second transfer bid rejected by Crystal Palace for England Under-21 international Aaron Wan-Bissaka. Details here.
Manchester United have had a £40 million bid rejected for West Ham United defender Issa Diop.
West Ham United are ready to pay the £13.4 million release clause for Eibar midfielder Joan Jordan.
Liverpool have been told they can buy Ousmane Dembele, but Barcelona have put a valuation of £90 million on the France international. More on that story here.
Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo is set to move to Rangers on a season-long loan.
Chelsea are set for talks with Frank Lampard over the vacant manager’s job at Stamford Bridge. The Blues have rejected two bids for winger Willian. Atletico Madrid and Barcelona have both bid £35 million. Nineteen-year-old striker Martell Taylor-Crossdale is having a medical prior to a move to Hoffenheim.
Arsenal transfer target Markus Schubert is closing in on a move to Schalke 04.
Benfica have described reports that Manchester City and Manchester United transfer target is close to a £107 million transfer to Atletico Madrid as “fake news”.
Aston Villa have made an enquiry over Huddersfield Town defender Terence Kongolo. Villa have joined Leicester City in the race for Luton Town full-back James Justin.
Everton are confident that Leighton Baines will sign a new deal with the club.