Friday's Transfer Gossip: Lodi, Tierney, Adams, Rashford, Rabiot, Aubameyang, Dennis, Bailly, Depay

  • Manchester City are interested in signing Atletico Madrid’s Brazil left-back Renan Lodi, 24.
  • Arsenal’s Scottish left-back Kieran Tierney, 25, is also among the names on Manchester City’s shortlist.


  • Southampton’s Che Adams is interested in a move to Everton, but there is competition from Leeds United, Wolves and Forest for the Scotland striker, 26.


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  • Bayer Leverkusen’s Spanish winger Iker Bravo, 17, will join Real Madrid on a season-long loan.


  • Championship clubs Watford, Burnley, Blackburn Rovers and Sheffield United are vying to take Liverpool’s Dutch defender Sepp van den Berg, 20, on loan.


  • Former Chelsea and Spain striker Diego Costa, 33, is returning to Rayo Vallecano after being without a club since terminating his Atletico Mineiro contract in January.
  • Paris St-Germain are in talks with Marcus Rashford’s representatives over the possibility of signing the England striker, 24, from Manchester United.


  • United also have a meeting scheduled with Adrien Rabiot’s mother and agent after agreeing a fee with Juventus for the France midfielder, 27.


  • Former Arsenal and Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 33, would prefer to stay at Barcelona than return to the Premier League with Chelsea.


  • Nottingham Forest have made an opening bid for Watford’s Nigeria striker Emmanuel Dennis, 24.


  • Atalanta will rival Forest for the signing of Italy wing-back Emerson Palmieri, 28, from Chelsea.


  • Everton are keen to secure their fourth signing of this week, with talks progressing well with Strasbourg’s 28-year-old French striker Ludovic Ajorque.


  • Juventus are close to finalising a deal for Barcelona’s Netherlands forward Memphis Depay, 28.


  • Marseille have made contact with Manchester United over a loan deal for Ivory Coast defender Eric Bailly, 28.


  • Manchester United’s former interim boss Ralf Rangnick has suggested that Stuttgart’s Austria striker Sasa Kalajdzic, 25, should reject a move to Old Trafford.


  • West Ham remain in talks with Paris St-Germain over a deal for Germany defender Thilo Kehrer, 25.


  • Roma have cooled their interest in selling 23-year-old Italy winger Nicolo Zaniolo, who has been a target for Tottenham.


  • Everton are keen to secure their fourth signing of this week, with talks progressing well with Strasbourg’s 28-year-old French striker Ludovic Ajorque.
  • Everton hope to finalise a deal to sign Guinea striker Serhou Guirassy, 26, from Rennes before the end of the week.

Monday's Transfer Gossip: Neves, Haller, Lukaku, Jesus, Sterling, Ake, De Jong, Bailly

  • Wolves and Portugal midfielder Ruben Neves, 25, is on United’s list of possible options if they fail to sign De Jong. (Fabrizio Romano, via givemesport)


  • Ajax have set a 40m euro (£34.3m) asking price for Sebastien Haller, with Borussia Dortmund interested in the 27-year-old Ivory Coast forward. (90min)


  • Chelsea and Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku, 29, is poised to return to Inter Milan with a loan fee of £8.5m plus add-ons agreed between the clubs. (Mail)


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  • Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, has welcomed Manchester United’s quest to sign a new striker. (Express)


  • Netherlands manager and former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal played a part in stopping Ajax’s Dutch defender Jurrien Timber, 21, moving to Old Trafford. (Marcel van der Kraan, Sky Sports)


  • Tottenham are hoping to pip north London rivals Arsenal in the race for Manchester City’s 25-year-old Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus with the offer of Champions League football. (Mirror)


  • Manchester City and England forward Raheem Sterling, 27, has been asking people about life in west London amid interest from Chelsea. (Athletic)


  • Chelsea’s initial bid of £21.5m for Sterling has been turned down. (Fabrizio Romano)


  • Chelsea could also enquire with Manchester City about 27-year-old Netherlands defender Nathan Ake. (Telegraph, subscription required)


  • Newcastle have been offered the chance to sign Ivory Coast defender Eric Bailly, 28, from Manchester United. (Mirror)


  • Manchester United are considering a fresh bid for 25-year-old Barcelona and Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong. (Fabrizio Romano)


  • Sunderland, Huddersfield and Bristol City have made £1m plus bids for AFC Wimbledon’s 21-year-old English midfielder Jack Rudoni. (Sun)


  • The agent of Chelsea and England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek says former Blues boss Maurizio Sarri is interested in signing the 26-year-old for Lazio. (Metro)

Monday's Transfer Gossip: Pogba, Haaland, Olmo, Lingard, Bailly, Tchouameni

  • Barcelona are preparing to bid for Borussia Dortmund and Norway striker Erling Braut Haaland, 21, Manchester United‘s France star Paul Pogba, 28, and Spain playmaker Dani Olmo, 23. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)


  • Pep Guardiola is facing a mounting injury crisis with the fitness of Ilkay Gündogan, Rodri, Aymeric Laporte, John Stones and Oleksandr Zinchenko all in the balance as Manchester City enter a crucial three-match, eight-day period.(The Guardian)


  • Derby have been warned they could lose boss Wayne Rooney as they head into administration.(The sun)


  • With Pogba’sManchester United contract set to expire next summer, the club are prepared to offer a £400,000-a-week deal to make him the highest paid Premier League player of all time. (Express)


  • Midfielder Jesse Lingard, 28, and defender Eric Bailly, 27, are among seven players who could be sold by Manchester United in a January clearout. (Sun)


  • Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli have parted ways with former Brazil midfielder Paulinho by mutual consent due to emergency circumstances.(Mail)


  • Chelsea will go head-to-head with Juventus for Monaco’s France under-21 midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni, 21, in January. (Tuttomercatoweb – in Italian)


  • Liverpool, Tottenham and Juventus are set to battle it out for Bayern Munich and France winger Kingsley Coman, 25. (Fichajes – in Spanish)


  • Chelsea are also interested in Coman after Bayern Munich’s ex-sporting director tipped him to leave the club. (Mirror)


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  • Barcelona head Ronald Koeman does not know what his future holds amid reports that president Joan Laporta is drawing up a list of replacements. (Express)


  • Tottenham striker Harry Kane, 28, may still be feeling the effects of his failed Manchester City transfer this summer. (TalkSport)


  • Juventus were set to sign Gianluigi Donnarumma, 22, on a free from AC Milan this summer, but had to withdraw due to financial reasons, allowing Paris St-Germain to swoop in. (Goal)


  • PSG sporting director Leonardo has rubbished suggestions that Argentina star Lionel Messi, 34, will earn more than £30m per season during his three-year contract. (Mail)


  • Manchester United are in contact with England midfielder Jesse Lingard, 28, over a new contract. Bruno Fernandes and Luke Shaw are also on the club’s ‘contract list’. (Fabrizio Romano)


  • Arsenal are lining up a £20m bid for Dutch Under-21 and Club Bruges winger Noa Lang, 22. (Fichajes via Mirror)