Saturday's Transfer Gossip: Hazard, Salah, Dembele, Haaland, Bowen, Pepe, Ozil

  • Arsenal are prepared to sell Ivory Coast winger Nicolas Pepe, 26, for 30m euros (£25m) this summer. (Calciomercato – in Italian)


  • The Gunners have also held meetings with Real Madrid over the possible loan signing of Belgium forward Eden Hazard, 31. (Foot Mercato – in French)


  • Aston Villa are monitoring PSV’s 20-year-old English winger Noni Madueke. Leicester City are also interested. (talkSPORT)


  • Liverpool’s Egypt forward Mohamed Salah says it is not the right time to talk about his ongoing contract talks with the club, which the 29-year-old has described as a “sensitive situation”. (Sky Sports)


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  • Barcelona believe 24-year-old France winger Ousmane Dembele, who will be a free agent in the summer, will join Paris St-Germain if striker Kylian Mbappe, 23, leaves the French club. (El Nacional – in Catalan)


  • Tottenham and Tanguy Ndombele do not expect Lyon to take up the option to turn the 25-year-old French midfielder’s loan at the Ligue 1 club into a permanent switch for £54m. (Evening Standard)


  • Spurs are preparing to bid for Peterborough United’s 19-year-old English defender Ronnie Edwards. (Football Insider)


  • Borussia Dortmund’s 21-year-old Norway striker Erling Braut Haaland fears Manchester United would not be able to match his ambitions on the pitch as he considers his next move. (ESPN)


  • Newcastle are interested in signing West Ham’s English forward Jarrod Bowen, 25. (90min)


  • Benfica striker Darwin Nunez, 22, has confirmed he is changing agents ahead of the summer transfer window, with Premier League sides Arsenal and Manchester United said to be possible destinations for the Uruguay international. (Metro)


  • Everton’s hierarchy do not believe sacking manager Frank Lampard will improve their prospects of avoiding relegation from the Premier League at this stage. (Sky Sports)


  • Manchester United and Real Madrid have contacted Everton over the possibility of signing Brazil forward Richarlison, 24. (Sport Witness)


  • Former the Netherlands and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie, who is a coach at Feyenoord, has rejected the chance to join Erik ten Hag’s coaching staff at Old Trafford. Ajax boss Ten Hag is the favourite to become the new Manchester United manager. (ESPN, via Mail)


  • Tottenham and Tanguy Ndombele do not expect Lyon to take up the option to turn the 25-year-old French midfielder’s loan at the Ligue 1 club into a permanent switch for £54m. (Evening Standard)


  • Fenerbahce’s German midfielder Mesut Ozil, 33, could join MLS side Inter Miami. (Metro)

Wednesday's Transfer Gossip: Ronaldo, Kounde, Iniesta, Ndidi, Bissouma, Bowen

  • Man Utd’s striker Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, is attracting the interest of Paris St-Germain, Bayern Munich and Roma as he weighs up whether to leave Old Trafford this summer. (Sun)


  • Chelsea are focused on signing France defender Jules Kounde, 23, from Sevilla after being told that Paris St-Germain will not sell Brazil centre-back Marquinhos, 27. (Fabrizio Romano)


  • Vissel Kobe’s former Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta, 37, would welcome returning to Barcelona as a player, if the opportunity were to arise. (Goal)


  • Leicester and Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans, 24, has been urged to snub moves to Liverpool and Manchester United in favour of a switch to Chelsea by former United and Brazil midfielder Kleberson. (Express)


  • Liverpool are in talks with former England midfielder James Milner, 36, over a one-year contract extension. (Fabrizio Romano)


  • Manchester City have bid £5.5m plus add-ons for Atletico Mineiro winger Savio. The Brazil youth international, 17, is also being tracked by Arsenal. (Guardian)


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  • Aston Villa are willing to spend £50m on a midfielder, with Leicester’s Nigeria international Wilfred Ndidi, 25, and Brighton’s Mali international Yves Bissouma, also 25, their top targets. (Star)


  • West Ham are planning summer talks with their English forward Jarrod Bowen, 25, over a new contract to fend off interest from Liverpool. (Evening Standard)


  • Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund are the latest clubs keeping tabs on Chelsea’s Albania forward Armando Broja, 20, who is on a season-long loan at Southampton. (Sun)


  • Leicester City and Southampton are in the hunt to sign Bristol City’s French midfielder Han-Noah Massengo, 20. (Football Insider)


  • Former West Ham and Chelsea defender Glen Johnson says the Blues should sign England star Declan Rice, 23, from the Hammers to replace their 30-year-old Italy international Jorginho in midfield. (Mail)


  • West Ham are in talks with captain Mark Noble about the English midfielder, 34, taking up a football executive role at the end of the season. (Mail)


  • Aston Villa will listen to offers this summer for Burkina Faso winger Bertrand Traore, 26, who is under contract until 2024. (Football Insider)


  • Pep Guardiola is considering offering Brazil midfielder Fernandinho, 36, a place on his Manchester City coaching staff for next season. (Sun)


  • Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal and Newcastle are all monitoring Kalvin Phillips‘ contract situation at Leeds. The 26-year-old England midfielder’s present deal is due to end in 2024. (90min)

Friday's Transfer Gossip: Ruiz, Van de Beek, Bowen, Cantwell, Milenkovic, Arthur, Broja

  • Manchester United are in a good position to sign Napoli and Spain midfielder Fabian Ruiz, 25. (La Republica – in Italian)


  • Manchester United have offered Dutch midfielder Donny van de Beek, 24, to Newcastle and Borussia Dortmund. (Manchester Evening News)


  • The Red Devils will prioritise giving England forward Marcus Rashford, 24, a new contract this summer. (ESPN)


  • The Old Trafford club continue to be in contact with Paris St-Germain boss Mauricio Pochettino over the manager role. (Le Parisien – in French)


  • West Ham forward Jarrod Bowen is keen on a move to Liverpool, who remain interested in a summer move for the 25-year-old Englishman. (Football Insider)


  • Newcastle are increasingly keen on signing Norwich’s English midfielder Todd Cantwell, 23. (Rudy Galetti – Calciomercato)


  • The Magpies have made a formal bid for Sevilla’s Brazilian defender Diego Carlos, 28. (Sky Sports)


  • Newcastle have been told they will need to pay more than £37m to sign Fiorentina and Serbia defender Nikola Milenkovic, 24. (Sun)


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  • Tottenham are looking to sell French midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, 25, to an Italian club, with Juventus the most likely. (Mirror)


  • Southampton hope to make 20-year-old Albania international striker Armando Broja’s loan deal from Chelsea permanent. (Sky Sports)


  • Borussia Dortmund are interested in signing Chelsea and Denmark defender Andreas Christensen, 25. (Patrick Berger – Sport1)
  • Udinese are closing on a deal to sign out-of-favour Arsenal defender Pablo Mari on loan for the second half of the season.(Daily mail)


  • Jurgen Klopp expects Belgium striker Divock Origi, 26, to stay at Liverpool beyond the January transfer window. (Liverpool FC)


  • Newcastle have been told they will have to find £37.5m to sign Fiorentina defender Nikola Milenkovic. (The sun)


  • There is growing optimism at Liverpool that a summer move to land Borussia Dortmund and England midfielder Jude Bellingham, 18, may be possible. (Caught Offside)


  • Arsenal may be frustrated in their pursuit of Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo because Juventus do not want the 25-year-old to leave on a loan deal. (DiMarzio)


  • Juventus are ready to make an offer for Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after losing Federico Chiesa to a season-ending injury.(The sun)


  • Arsenal have a seven-man list of targets which includes midfielders such as Leicester’s Youri Tielemans, 24, Paris St-Germain’s Georginio Wijnaldum, 31, and Lyon’s Bruno Guimaraes, 24. (Mirror)


  • Aston Villa have expressed an interest in Paris St-Germain’s Spanish goalkeeper Sergio Rico, 28. (Express)


  • Villa are also trying to finalise a move for 17-year-old Scottish defender Kerr Smith from Dundee United. (Mail)


  • Watford, Southampton and Norwich are monitoring 19-year-old Lewes winger Ollie Tanner. (Sun)


  • Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers hopes to make 24-year-old English winger Ademola Lookman’s loan move from RB Leipzig permanent. (Leicester Mercury)


  • Burnley are fighting Nottingham Forest and Coventry for Birmingham and Denmark defender Kristian Pedersen, 27. (Football Insider)


  • Aston Villa hope to be able to sign goalkeeper Robin Olsen, who is currently with Sheffield United on loan from AS Roma. (Daily mirror)


  • Manchester City are interested in Flamengo’s Brazilian midfielder Matheus Franca,17. (BolaVip – in Spanish)


  • Former Chelsea forward Oscar, football’s fifth-highest earner, is ready to take a huge pay cut to leave Chinese Super League club Shanghai Port and sign for Barcelona. (Daily mirror)


  • Arsenal have told Marseille they do not want to sell William Saliba, the defender who is currently on loan at the Stade Velodrome and has impressed in Ligue 1 this season.(Daily mirror)

Wednesday's Transfer Gossip: Ramsey, Pogba, Coutinho, Rodgers, Kounde, Bowen, Dembele

  • Everton and Newcastle United are interested in signing Juventus and Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey, 30. (Goal)


  • Manchester United are prepared to sell France midfielder Paul Pogba, 28, in the January transfer window, before his contract expires at the end of the season. (Star)


  • Barcelona stars remain disgruntled with Brazil midfielder Philippe Coutinho, accusing the 29-year-old of downing tools amid rumours of a potential move to Newcastle United. (Star)


  • Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers is the favourite to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as Manchester United boss. (Eurosport)


  • Manchester United are hoping to beat Chelsea to sign 22-year-old France defender Jules Kounde from Sevilla. (AS via Express)


  • Liverpool are interested in West Ham’s English winger Jarrod Bowen, 24, but will not make a move for him in January. (Mirror)


  • Newcastle United could land France forward Ousmane Dembele, 24, on a free transfer if the winger refuses to sign a new deal with Barcelona. (Express)


  • But Barcelona are prepared to offer Dembele a contract which is linked to how much time he can spend on the pitch. (Sport)


  • Genoa boss Andriy Shevchenko wants to sign Chelsea and USA attacker Christian Pulisic, 23. (Secolo XIX – in Italian)


  • Barcelona should re-sign Argentina forward Lionel Messi, 34, in 2023 when his Paris St-Germain contract ends, says former club president candidate Victor Font. (Marca)


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  • Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s reign at Manchester United is hanging by a thread and the question now is when not if he will be sacked by the club.(The sun)


  • Ralf Rangnick has become the front-runner to take over from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United.(The sun)


  • West Ham want to build their future around Declan Rice as they eye Champions League football.(The sun)


  • Newcastle United have entered talks with representatives of 26-year-old Bayern Munich and Germany central defender Niklas Sule. (Newcastle World)


  • German side Borussia Monchengladbach are considering a January bid for Arsenal and former England Under-21 striker Eddie Nketiah, 22. (Sun)


  • Giovanni Simeone, son of Atletico Madrid boss Diego, is top of West Ham’s striker shortlist. The 26-year-old Argentina international is currently at Serie A side Verona, on loan from Cagliari. (Express)


  • Former United States and Swansea City boss Bob Bradley, 63, is set to become the manager of Major League Soccer side Toronto FC. (AS)


  • Frank Lampard will be keen on taking the vacant Aston Villa job, according to his uncle and former manager Harry Redknapp.(Daily mail)


  • Steven Gerrard is interested in becoming Aston Villa’s next manager, and the club are set to make an official approach to Rangers. (The daily telegraph)


  • The biggest change for Emile Smith Rowe this season has been off the pitch, where he has swapped takeaways and chocolate for the nutritional meals of a private chef.(The daily telegraph)


  • Edinson Cavani has suffered another setback after he confirmed he is getting treatment for a tendon injury.(Daily mail)


  • The Premier League and EFL are no closer to resolving key differences on how to share the wealth of the game with just a week before a major review of football governance is set to be published.(Daily mail)

Saturday's Transfer Gossip: Rudiger, Ter Stegen, Vlahovic, Pogba, Brozovic, Coman, Bowen

  • Real Madrid are looking at signing Chelsea centre-back Antonio Rudiger, 28, on a free transfer when his Blues contract runs out next summer and could offer the Germany international a deal worth £200,000-a-week. (AS, via Mail) 


  • Newcastle United have made Barcelona and Germany goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen, 29, a transfer priority. (El Nacional – in Spanish)


  • Officials from Arsenal and Fiorentina met in London this week to discuss a deal that would see 21-year-old Serbia striker Dusan Vlahovic join the Gunners. (Express)


  • Antonio Conte left it until the last minute to take the Tottenham job as he was holding out hopes that Manchester United would sack Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. (Daily star)


  • France midfielder Paul Pogba let Manchester United know he would be open to signing a new deal with the club in 2019, but the Old Trafford side decided against offering him a new contract. The 28-year-old’s current deal runs out next summer. (Mail) 


  • New Tottenham boss Antonio Conte wants to sign his former player, Inter Milan and Croatia midfielder Marcelo Brozovic. The 28-year-old is out of contract in the summer. (Tuttomercato – in Italian)


  • Chelsea want to sign Fenerbahce and Hungary defender Attila Szalai, 23. (Sun)


  • Barcelona will look to cut short 31-year-old Netherlands striker Luuk de Jong’s loan deal from Sevilla in January. (Sport – in Spanish)


  • AS Roma boss Jose Mourinho is ready to raid two of his former Premier League clubs – Chelsea and Tottenham – to try and sign Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Antonio Rudiger and Harry Winks. (The sun)


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  • Shaun Wright-Phillips feels Arsenal’s Alexandre Lacazette would be a perfect January signing for Manchester City as they look for additional attacking options.(The sun)


  • Paris Saint-Germain expect Sergio Ramos to finally start training next week after a long-term absence with a calf injury.(Daily mail)


  • Real Madrid are considering which fringe players they might have to offload to finance a lucrative contract for impending Chelsea free agent Antonio Rudiger. (Daily mail)


  • Granit Xhaka will not be available to train fully with Arsenal until the New Year after a slow recovery from a knee ligament problem.(Daily mail)


  • Ousmane Dembele is set to snub Manchester United and Chelsea to stay with Barcelona, even if that means him taking a pay cut on his next contract.(The sun)


  • Atletico Madrid’s interest could make it difficult for Manchester United and Newcastle in their pursuit of Inter Milan’s Marcelo Brozovic.(The sun)


  • Incoming Barca boss Xavi wants to make Bayern Munich and France winger Kingsley Coman, 25, his first signing. (Sport – in Spanish)

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  • Serbia forward Luka Jovic, 23, is pushing for a move away from Real Madrid in January. (Defensa Central – in Spanish)


  • Portugal midfielder Bernardo Silva, 27, was linked with a move away from Manchester City in the summer, but says he is “feeling happy right now” at the club. (Sky Sports) 


  • Everton boss Rafa Benitez doesn’t expect to have much money to spend in January.(The guardian)


  • West Ham forward Jarrod Bowen has been linked with Liverpool in the past and Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has admitted he is an admirer of the 24-year-old English player. (Liverpool Echo)


  • Manchester United and Newcastle United are reported to have ended their interest in bringing Eden Hazard back to the Premier League from Real Madrid. (The sun)


  • Ademola Lookman wants to switch his international allegiance from England to Nigeria but is yet to convince new Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr he is worthy of a call-up.(The sun)


  • Former Tottenham and Newcastle star David Ginola has signed up for the 2021 edition of I’m A Celebrity along wit(The sun)

Friday's Transfer Gossip: Bowen, Chiesa, Haaland, Ndombele, Martial, Rudiger

  • Liverpool could yet move for West Ham’s 24-year-old English forward Jarrod Bowen. They were linked with a £20m bid in the summer window. (Liverpool Echo)


  • Everton could make a move for Serge Aurier following the departure of their highest-paid player James Rodriguez.(daily mail)


  • William Gallas finds it hard to believe that Arsenal paid more for centre-back Ben White than Manchester United were able to sign Raphael Varane for.(Daily mail)


  • Borussia Dortmund could move for 23-year-old Juventus and Italy winger Federico Chiesa, should the Bundesliga club lose Norway striker Erling Braut Haaland, 21, next summer. (Calciomercato – in Italian)
  • Liverpool have also joined the race to sign Haaland as Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke admits it will be difficult to keep hold of the frontman next summer. (Mundo Deportivo, via Mail)

  • Manchester City are set to enter the race to sign Real Sociedad winger Mikel Oyarzabal, who could cost them more than £60m and is also interesting PSG and Barcelona. (The sun)


  • Barcelona are weighing up a fresh move for Manchester City forward Ferran Torres next year after seeing a summer offer knocked back.(the sun)


  • Real Madrid’s Spanish midfielder Marco Asensio, 25, is also among Liverpool’s targets. (Fichajes.Net, via Sun) 

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  • Portuguese manager Paulo Fonseca, 48, says his move to take charge of Tottenham collapsed because sporting director Fabio Paratici wanted Spurs to play defensive football. (Telegraph – subscription required)

  • Tottenham could be prepared to offload French midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, 24, in a swap deal for compatriot and 25-year-old Manchester United forward Anthony Martial. (Express)

  • Chelsea and Germany defender Antonio Rudiger, 28, will not rush a decision on his future, but is seeking a significant pay rise if he is to stay at Stamford Bridge. (90min)

  • Barcelona are set to join Atletico Madrid in making a cut-price offer for Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette in January.(Daily star)


  • Marcus Rashford is targeting the Old Trafford date with rivals Liverpool in late October for his comeback from shoulder surgery.(Daily star)


  • Bayern Munich manager Julian Nagelsmann says he has not yet spoken to sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic about Rudiger, who is out of contract next year. (Eurosport)


  • Reports in Germany suggest Naby Keita is set to give Liverpool a fresh headache by turning down the club’s initial offer of a new contract. (Daily mirror)


  • Brighton goalkeeper Carl Rushworth has emerged as a shock transfer target for Barcelona and other leading clubs across Europe after impressing on loan with Walsall. (Daily mirror)

  • Football supporters could be allowed to drink at their seats for the first time in 36 years after a recommendation was made as part of Tracey Crouch’s fan-led review, which will be published next month.(The times)

  • Arsenal are set to lose French striker Alexandre Lacazette for free when his contract expires in the summer, with Atletico Madrid interested in the 30-year-old. (Le10 Sport, via Mirror)

  • Clubs in Spain, Germany and Italy are interested in Lacazette, while Premier League sides West Ham and Crystal Palace could offer him the chance to stay in the Premier League. (90min)

  • Manchester United have made contact with Barcelona over a move for 24-year-old France forward Ousmane Dembele(El Nacional, via MEN)


  • Barcelona will have to fork out £1.5m if they want to make current Belgium boss Roberto Martinez their next head coach. (The sun)


  • Antonio Conte is not interested in taking over at Barcelona or Arsenal and is reported to be targeting an “exciting new project next season”. (Daily mail)