Thursday's Transfer Gossip: Dest, Danilo, Diallo, Neymar, Leao, Alvarez, Gvardiol, Tielemans, Gakpo

  • Barcelona full-back Sergiño Dest will join AC Milan on a season-long loan, with the option to turn the move into a €20m permanent switch. The USA defender had been linked with a move to Manchester United.


  • Arsenal have submitted a £20m offer for Palmeiras midfielder Danilo, 21, but the club want a higher fee for the Brazilian.


  • Paris St-Germain’s Senegal defender Abdou Diallo, 26, who has been linked with a move to Aston Villa, will fly to Germany on Thursday for a medical before a proposed switch to RB Leipzig.


  • Birmingham City are in talks with Manchester United in a bid to sign 22-year-old Netherlands midfielder Tahith Chong on a permanent deal.


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  • Newcastle United have entered the race to sign Leicester City’s Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans, 25.


  • Arsenal have been tracking Tielemans throughout the transfer window, but another “mystery club” is now ready to table a bid as Leicester set a £30m price tag.


  • Ajax midfielder Edson Alvarez, 24, is keen to push through a move to Chelsea as owner Todd Boehly launches a £50m bid for the Mexico international.


  • The Blues have bid £43m for Alvarez as Chelsea aim to sign a forward and a midfielder before the transfer window closes.


  • Chelsea have been offered the chance to sign Neymar, 30, as Paris St-Germain bid to offload the Brazil forward to avoid falling foul of Uefa’s Financial Fair Play guidelines.


  • But while Chelsea are interested in striking a deal for Neymar, in an apparent u-turn, Paris St-Germain are now refusing to sell.


  • PSV Eindhoven have agreed a £34m deal for Gakpo as Southampton prepare to smash the club’s transfer record.


  • Fenerbahce have entered the race to sign Paris St-Germain forward Mauro Icardi, 29, with the Argentina striker already garnering interest from fellow Turkish side Galatasaray.


  • Denmark and Nice forward Kasper Dolberg, 24, is in Spain to complete a loan move to Sevilla.


  • Former Everton forward James Rodriguez, 31, is interested in playing for La Liga side Sevilla – the Colombian is currently at Qatari club Al-Rayyan.


  • AC Milan forward Rafael Leao, 23, and Dinamo Moscow midfielder Arsen Zakharyan, 19, have been linked with Chelsea in a potential double swoop. Russia’s Zakharyan would cost £12.6m but a reported £126m price tag could scupper any move for Portugal’s Leao.


  • Brentford hope to hijack Arsenal’s move for Shakhtar Donetsk’s Mykhaylo Mudryk, 21, but would have to smash the club’s transfer record to sign the £25m-rated Ukrainian forward.


  • Barcelona have turned down a player-plus-cash offer from Chelsea for Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 33. They bid €15m (£13m) plus Spain full-back Marcos Alonso, 31, but negotiations continue.


  • Chelsea are closing in on a £77.7m deal to sign Croatia defender Josko Gvardiol, 20, but would be willing to let him remain at RB Leipzig on loan for the 2022-23 season.


  • Leeds United are preparing to table an offer for Sheffield United’s Republic of Ireland defender John Egan, 29, but face losing Wales winger Dan James, 24, to Tottenham.


  • Southampton are ready to up their offer for Netherlands winger Cody Gakpo, 23, after PSV Eindhoven rejected an initial £21.4m bid.

Wednesday's Transfer Gossip:  Gvardiol, Mudryk, Gakpo, Willian, Caicedo, Wan-Bissaka, Dest

  • Chelsea are in talks over completing a £77m deal for Croatia defender Josko Gvardiol, 20, by Thursday’s transfer deadline, with the intention of loaning him back to his present club RB Leipzig.


  • Arsenal and Everton are among a number of clubs interested in Shakhtar Donetsk and Ukraine winger Mykhaylo Mudryk, 21, with a late move still a possibility.


  • Everton and Leeds have joined Southampton in trying to sign Cody Gakpo. PSV Eindhoven rejected a bid of 25m euros (£21.4m) from the Saints earlier this week for the highly rated 23-year-old Dutch international.


  • Valencia and Spain midfielder Carlos Soler, 25, is set to join PSG in a deal worth 18m euros plus add-ons.


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  • Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye, 32, is due to fly to England to complete his proposed move to Everton from PSG for a nominal fee.


  • Championship side Sunderland are still hoping to complete a loan deal for PSG’s 19-year-old French midfielder Edouard Michut.


  • Fulham hope to sign former Brazil winger Willian, 34, Paris St-Germain and France defender Layvin Kurzawa, 29, Roma and the Netherlands forward Justin Kluivert, 23, and Marseille and Senegal forward Bamba Dieng, 22, by Thursday.


  • Brighton say they will not be pressured into selling their Ecuador international midfielder Moises Caicedo, 20, who has been linked with a £42m move to Liverpool.


  • Juventus look set to complete a loan deal with an option to buy PSG’s Argentina midfielder Leandro Paredes, 28, who had been interesting Arsenal.


  • Leicester City are in talks over a £17.2million deal for Reims defender Wout Faes, 24, with the Belgium international seen as a potential replacement for French defender Wesley Fofana, 21, who is closing in on a £70m move to Chelsea.


  • Barcelona could move for Arsenal and Spain right-back Hector Bellerin, 27, if they are unable to land Argentina defender Juan Foyth, 24, from Villarreal in the final days of the summer transfer window.


  • Atletico Madrid are prepared to make a £20m offer to sign Aston Villa and Brazil midfielder Douglas Luiz, 24, who is in the last year of his contract with the Premier League club.


  • Brighton are eyeing a last-minute deal for Chelsea midfielder Billy Gilmour, 21, with the Scotland international looking to get his career back on track after a dismal loan spell with Norwich.


  • Manchester United will allow Aaron Wan-Bissaka, 24, to leave the club if they are able to agree a loan move for Barcelona’s Sergino Dest, 21, who is a USA international.

Saturday's Transfer Gossip: Jorginho, Ndombele, Dest, Ziyech, Pulisic, Depay, Hwang, Willian

  • Chelsea will need to fend off late interest from Juventus for Italy midfielder Jorginho, 30, if Juve sell France midfielder Adrien Rabiot, 27, to Manchester United.
  • Napoli have reached an agreement with Tottenham to sign France midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, 25, on loan with a buy option.


  • Barca are negotiating with Manchester United about selling USA full-back Sergino Dest, 21, with the Spanish club wanting a fee of 20m euros


  • Manchester United want to sign Chelsea’s former Morocco winger Hakim Ziyech, 29, after failing to muscle in on Germany forward Timo Werner’s move from Chelsea to RB Leipzig.


  • Willian’s move to Fulham is at a final stage after the Brazil winger, 34, terminated his contract with Corinthians.


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  • Fulham have also joined the race to sign Senegal forward Bamba Dieng, 22, from Marseille, with Celtic also keen.


  • Manager Pep Guardiola expects Sergio Gomez to be Manchester City’s final signing of the summer, with the Spanish full-back, 21, close to sealing a 10m euro (£8.5m) move from Anderlecht.


  • Manager Bruno Lage is pushing for Wolves to offer Portugal midfielder Ruben Neves, 25, £100,000 a week amid interest from Manchester United and Arsenal.


  • Newcastle United could target Chelsea’s USA forward Christian Pulisic, 23.


  • West Ham have submitted a big-money offer to Barcelona for Netherlands forward Memphis Depay, 28.


  • Bordeaux have accepted an offer of 4m euros (£3.4m) from Nottingham Forest for South Korea striker Hwang Ui-jo, 29.


  • Spain right-back Hector Bellerin has been offered to Barcelona as the 27-year-old negotiates the termination of his contract with Arsenal.


  • United are continuing to search for a back-up goalkeeper to David de Gea, with Southampton’s former England keeper Alex McCarthy, 32, on their radar.


  • Ander Herrera has agreed to rejoin Athletic Bilbao, who the former Spain midfielder, 32, left for Manchester United in 2014, if he can reach a financial agreement with Paris St-Germain over the remainder of his contract.


  • West Ham have had a £25m bid for Sporting Lisbon’s Matheus Nunes rejected after the Portugal midfielder, 23, made clear he didn’t want to join them.

Friday's Transfer Gossip: Ronaldo, Tielemans, Luiz, Rudiger, Vestergaard, Dest, Spence, Garner

  • Manchester United expect Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, to leave the club at the end of the season, halfway through his two-year contract. (Football Insider)


  • Leicester City hope to persuade Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans, 24, to sign a new contract, despite interest from Manchester United and Arsenal. (Team Talk)


  • Brazil midfielder Douglas Luiz, 23, could leave Aston Villa this summer as boss Steven Gerrard has placed a holding midfielder at the top of his list for next season. (Mail)


  • RB Leipzig are set for contract talks with France midfielder Christopher Nkunku, 24, this summer, but will listen to offers in excess of 75m euros (£63.3m). Manchester United, Liverpool, Paris St-Germain, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Arsenal and Bayern Munich are all monitoring his situation. (ESPN)


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  • Tottenham have submitted a £2m bid for Oxford United’s Irish centre-back Luke McNally, 22. (Football Insider)


  • Liverpool are set to sign 16-year-old Scotland youth international winger Ben Doak from Celtic for £600,000. (Goal)


  • Barcelona have made a bid to take advantage of the sanctions placed on Chelsea by trying to sign three of the club’s Champions League-winning defenders – Germany’s Antonio Rudiger, 29, Spain’s Cesar Azpilicueta, 32, and Denmark’s Andreas Christensen, 25. (Telegraph – subscription required)


  • Everton are plotting a summer move for Leicester City’s Denmark centre-back Jannik Vestergaard, 29. (Football Insider)


  • Leeds United are looking at signing Barcelona and United States full-back Sergino Dest, 21. (Team Talk)


  • Middlesbrough right wing-back Djed Spence, on loan at Nottingham Forest, wants a Premier League move – as Arsenal and Tottenham line up a £20m summer bid, and Manchester United also interested in the 21-year-old England Under-21 international. (Mirror)


  • Nottingham Forest want to turn 21-year-old English midfielder James Garner’s loan from Manchester United into a permanent transfer, but any deal could depend on whether they win promotion to the Premier League. (Football Transfers)

Friday's Transfer Gossip: Ziyech, Camavinga, Dembele, Dest, Cavani

  • AC Milan hope to sign Chelsea and Morocco winger Hakim Ziyech, 28. (Calciomercato – in Italian)


  • Liverpool are eyeing a move for Real Madrid and France midfielder Eduardo Camavinga, 19. (El Nacional – in French)


  • Newcastle United have made contact with the representatives of Barcelona and France forward Ousmane Dembele, 24, even though the Spanish side are still trying to extend his contract. (Fabrizio Romano)


  • Tottenham are considering a move for Juventus and Netherlands centre-back Matthijs de Ligt, 22. (4-4-2 via Sun)


  • Sevilla have joined Barcelona in the race to sign Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani, 34, from Manchester United. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)


  • Arsenal’s England Under-21 international Eddie Nketiah, 22, wants to leave for regular first-team football despite the Gunners keen to extend his contract which ends next summer. (Mail)


  • Feyenoord are attempting to sign Heerenveen midfielder Joey Veerman, who has been a long-time target for Rangers.(The scottish sun)


  • Rangers striker Kemar Roofe is facing five driving charges and will stand trial next summer.(The scottish sun)


  • Stoke City are in pole position to sign Hearts defender John Souttar. (The Scottish sun)


  • Tottenham manager Antonio Conte has decided Dutch winger Steven Bergwijn, 24, still has a future at the club despite interest from clubs overseas. (Sky Sports)


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  • Chelsea are interested in a move for Barcelona and USA defender Sergino Dest, 21. (El Nacional – via Metro)


  • Ralf Rangnick could be set to contact former club RB Leipzig for Malian midfielder Amadou Haidara, 23, as he seeks a replacement for Serbian 33-year-old Nemanja Matic at Manchester United. (Mirror)


  • Mohamed Salah is reported to have demanded Liverpool sign another attacking option during long-standing talks over a new contract.(Daily mail)


  • Edinson Cavani could be on his way to Brazil with Corinthians interested in the unsettled Manchester United striker.(Daily mail)


  • Ajax and Barcelona are talking about a possible swap deal which would see Sergino Dest return to Amsterdam and Noussair Mazraoui move to Catalonia.(The sun)


  • Brentford target Vanderson is reported to have written an apologetic email to the Premier League club after snubbing them at the 11th hour to join Monaco in January.(Daily star)


  • Romeo Beckham has broken with family tradition and signed a clothing deal with Adidas’ competitors Puma.(Daily star)


  • Chris Armas‘ arrival at Manchester United could give the club a boost in their pursuit of RB Leipzig star Tyler Adams after they worked together for three years at New York Red Bulls. (Daily mail)


  • England supporters could end up at “glamping” sites in Saudi Arabia as World Cup 2022 organisers continue to explore options for hosting many more people than Qatar could ever hope to accommodate.(Daily mail)


  • John Barnes feels Frenkie de Jong’s blend of defensive awareness and attacking impetus would make him an ideal signing for Manchester United. (Daily mail)


  • Juventus are keen on signing Manchester United’s French forward Anthony Martial, 26, and Arsenal’s Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 32. (Gazzetta dello Sport, subscription required)


  • The Italian club are also interested in a surprise move for Fulham’s 27-year-old Serbian striker Aleksandar Mitrovic. (90min)


  • Tottenham are currently leading the race to sign AC Milan and Ivory Coast midfielder Franck Kessie. The north London side will have to fight off interest from Paris St-Germain, who are also keen on the 25-year-old. (Calciomercato – in Italian)


  • Brentford are in talks with Nottingham Forest over a January deal for 20-year-old Wales winger Brennan Johnson. (90min)