Friday’s Transfer Gossip: Tavares, Firmino, Ronaldo, Cucurella, Gueye, Ronaldo, Alexis, Kostic, Giovani

Friday's Transfer Gossip: Tavares, Firmino, Ronaldo, Cucurella, Gueye, Ronaldo, Alexis, Kostic, Giovani

  • Nuno Tavares will undergo a medical with Marseille on Friday after the French side agreed a loan deal for Arsenal’s Portuguese left-back, 22.
  • Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has played down suggestions Brazil striker Roberto Firmino could leave this summer after the 30-year-old was linked with Juventus and Newcastle.


  • Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, has urged Manchester United to set a transfer fee so he can accept an offer tabled by another club.


  • Manchester City could abandon their plans to sign Brighton and Spain left-back Marc Cucurella, 24, until next summer and instead target Benfica’s Spanish defender Alex Grimaldo, 26, and Stuttgart and Croatia’s Borna Sosa, 24.


  • Tottenham are willing to sell Giovani lo Celso if a fee of about £17m is offered this summer, with Villarreal and Fiorentina having shown an interest in the Argentina midfielder, 26.
  • Manchester City have given 19-year-old English midfielder James McAtee the green light to go out on loan this season, with Leeds United and Nottingham Forest linked.


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  • Leicester City missed out to Napoli on the signing of South Korea centre-back Kim Min-jae, 25, from Fenerbahce due to a lack of transfer funds.


  • Burnley have made a bid to Belgian side Club Bruges for 27-year-old Scotland centre-back Jack Hendry.


  • Everton have approached Paris St-Germain over re-signing 32-year-old Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye, with talks set to continue over the next few days.


  • Ronaldo’s representatives have held talks with Sporting Lisbon, his first professional club.


  • AC Milan have agreed a deal to sign Charles de Ketelaere from Club Bruges, despite Leeds and Leicester also being interested in the 21-year-old Belgium forward.


  • Palmeiras have rejected two bids from Ajax for 18-year-old Brazilian forward Giovani and the Dutch side now have competition from Newcastle and Bayer Leverkusen.


  • Newcastle United and England full-back Kieran Trippier, 31, says he could have joined Manchester United last summer, before opting to leave Atletico Madrid for St James’ Park in January.


  • AC Milan and Roma are keeping tabs on Manchester United and Ivory Coast defender Eric Bailly, 28.


  • Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta left 30-year-old German goalkeeper Bernd Leno, 28-year-old Spanish defender Pablo Mari and Spanish right-back Hector Bellerin, 27, out of his side’s pre-season defeat by Brentford, with the trio expected to leave this summer.
  • Everton are set to receive a sell-on fee for Ademola Lookman with Atalanta having agreed to sign the Nigeria winger, 24, from RB Leipzig for 15m euros.


  • Marseille have begun talks over signing Chile forward Alexis Sanchez, 33, from Inter Milan.


  • West Ham are continuing talks with Eintracht Frankfurt over signing their 29-year-old Serbia international Filip Kostic, who can play as a left wing-back or left winger.


  • Tottenham will try to beat Juventus to the transfer of Italy forward Nicolo Zaniolo, 23, from Roma.
  • Barcelona are interested in signing Sergio Reguilon, 25, from Tottenham, if they are unable to sign fellow Spain left-back Marcos Alonso, 31, from Chelsea.

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