Friday's Transfer Gossip: Dumfries, Gordon, Amrabat, Porro,  Gusto, Lamptey, Diaz, Zaniolo, McKennie, Onana, Soares


  • Chelsea, Newcastle and Manchester United are all interested in the Netherlands and Inter Milan defender Denzel Dumfries, with Inter setting a price of 40m euros (£35m) for the 26-year-old.


  • Danny Ings has been given an injection in his injured knee to speed up his recovery. West Ham‘s new £15m striker suffered a painful whack barely 30 seconds into his debut on Saturday.
  • Everton had been hoping to agree a deal worth up to £60m for Gordon, however, which threatened to force Newcastle to walk away and pursue other targets.


  • Fiorentina do not want to let Sofyan Amrabat, 26, leave in the January transfer window after the Morocco midfielder attracted interest from Liverpool and Tottenham in recent weeks.


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• Thursday’s Transfer Gossip: Nunes, Bielsa, Gagliardini, Gordon, Ziyech, Hasenhuttl, Cancelo, Porro


  • Tottenham are confident that a deal for Sporting Lisbon and Spain defender Pedro Porro will be finalised in the coming days after difficulties in negotiations over the 23-year-old’s release clause.
  • Leeds are set to allow their English forward Joe Gelhardt, 20, to join promotion-chasing Championship side Sunderland on loan until the end of the season.
  • Manchester United could make a £105m bid for Napoli striker Victor Osimhen but the move for the 23-year-old Nigeria forward would likely not come until the summer.


  • Manchester United are looking to send 19-year-old English forward Charlie McNeill, Dutch defender Bjorn Hardley, 20, and English defender Di’Shon Bernard, 22, out on loan in the January transfer window.
  • Chelsea may have to delay plans to sign French right-back Malo Gusto, 19, in January with Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas saying he expects the player to remain in France until at least the summer.
  • Harry Kane and Heung-Min Son have been tipped to seal a sensational double transfer to Newcastle.


  • Chelsea manager Graham Potter is set to sell three star players this month as he looks to rebuild the squad, according to reports.
  • Manchester United are open to letting four more players leave before Tuesday’s transfer deadline – plus Charlie Savage.


  • Sporting have enquired about the availability of Brighton’s Tariq Lamptey, 22, to replace Porro, with Lyon also interested in the Ghana full-back.
  • Leeds are ready to pay £25m for Juventus and the USA midfielder Weston McKennie, 24.


  • Bournemouth are interested in signing Roma and Italy midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo, 23, with their move for Villarreal and Senegal forward Nicolas Jackson, 21, looking like it has hit a stumbling block.
  • AC Milan also want to sign Zaniolo but are interested in 25-year-old France and Newcastle forward Allan Saint-Maximin as an alternative.
  • Farhad Moshiri is staring at a financial black hole that could cost him as much as £300m if he sells Everton.


  • Lyon have made an enquiry about taking Tottenham right-back Djed Spence on loan until the end of the season.


  • Arsenal are trying to sign a midfielder before the end of the window, with Everton and Belgium’s Amadou Onana, 21, an option.
  • Bournemouth agreed a deal to sign Antoine Semenyo at the third time of asking, having seen two previous bids knocked back by Bristol City.


  • Jurgen Klopp has admitted he will not be managing “beyond 70” with the German quick to rebuff emulating the career of ex-Liverpool boss Roy Hodgson.


  • Real Sociedad have told Arsenal they will have to pay Martín Zubimendi‘s €60m (about £52.8m) release clause if they want to sign the midfielder this month.
  • Erling Haaland has a €200m (£175.5m) release clause inserted into his Manchester City contract, which comes into play after two years, in the summer of 2024.

Monday's Transfer Gossip: Saka, Thuram, Balogun, Tielemans, De Jong, Badiashile, Dumfries, Mudryk, Fernandez


  • Arsenal have triggered a clause to extend England winger Bukayo Saka‘s contract by a year while discussing a longer deal with the 21-year-old.


  • Manchester United are reportedly leading the race to sign Marcus Thuram in a cut-price deal from Borussia Monchengladbach in the January transfer window.


  • Arsenal striker Folarin Balogun may leave the club, with AC Milan interested in signing the 21-year-old, who is on loan at Reims.


  • Arsenal may be able to sign Leicester City and Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans, 25, as the Foxes have made a £20m bid for a possible replacement – Azzedine Ounahi, 22, who plays for Angers and Morocco.
  • Liverpool had not planned to move for Cody Gakpo this January but changed their plans following Manchester United interest.


  • Romelu Lukaku revealed he was allowed to leave Chelsea after telling owner Todd Boehly how he felt about former manager Thomas Tuchel.


  • Barcelona and Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong, 25, has had a change of heart about Manchester United and wants to join them in the summer.


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• Sunday’s Transfer Gossip: Thuram, Mudryk, Edwards, Bellingham, Felix, Ronaldo, Mendy, Badiashile


  • Manchester United are monitoring developments with Borussia Monchengladbach and France forward Marcus Thuram, with the 25-year-old out of contract in the summer.


  • Chelsea have reached an agreement with Monaco to sign France defender Benoit Badiashile, 21.


  • Everton have registered their interest in Manchester United and Sweden winger Anthony Elanga, 20.
  • Borussia Monchengladbach‘s 21-year-old midfielder Kouadio Kone – who is a target for Newcastle United – has been contacted by Paris St-Germain.


  • Southampton’s interest in Lorient and Nigeria forward Terem Moffi, 23, could help Leeds in their pursuit of Adams.


  • Former Arsenal forward Jermaine Pennant has been declared bankrupt after racking up debts of more than £1m.
  • Casemiro has heaped praise on his Manchester United team-mate Marcus Rashford, as he admitted being ‘really surprised’ by the striker.


  • Chelsea are planning further talks with Benfica for World Cup-winning midfielder Enzo Fernandez, 21, after beginning an “aggressive” pursuit of the Argentina player.


  • Arsenal could be at risk of losing captain Martin Odegaard following reports that his early season form has caught the eye of Real Madrid.


  • Norwich will hold talks with former Huddersfield boss David Wagner as they step up their hunt for Dean Smith‘s replacement.
  • Erik ten Hag has taken control of Manchester United’s reserve team as he strives to continue the club’s tradition of developing young talent.

Tuesday's Transfer Gossip: Hincapie, Sommer, Ronaldo, Bellingham, Dumfries, Oblak, Luizao, Azpilicueta


  • Tottenham and Arsenal are in a transfer battle to sign Ecuador’s 20-year-old defender Piero Hincapie, according to reports.


  • Manchester United have opened talks in their attempts to sign 33-year-old Switzerland keeper Yann Sommer, whose contract with Borussia Monchengladbach runs out in the summer.


  • Inter Milan are keen on signing Roma’s former England centre-back Chris Smalling with the 33-year-old’s contract coming to an end next summer.


  • Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly called in his lawyers to demand a £17m payment from former club Juventus.
  • Manchester United are out of the race to sign England midfielder Jude Bellingham, 19, from Borussia Dortmund. Liverpool, Manchester City and Real Madrid are the frontrunners.


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• Monday’s Transfer Gossip: Jesus, Courtois, Blind, Gakpo, Leao, Haaland, Kudus, Cunha, Felipe


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  • Leeds United are yet to enter new contract talks with Spain forward Rodrigo, with 18 months left on the 31-year-old’s current deal.
  • Napoli have joined a number of clubs interested in 25-year-old Ivory Coast midfielder Franck Kessie, whose preference is to remain with Barcelona.


  • Burnley boss Vincent Kompany is on the shortlist to replace Roberto Martinez as Belgium head coach.


  • Inter Milan would find it hard to turn down an offer of 50m euros (£43m) with add-ons worth 10m euros (£8.6m) for Dutch defender Denzel Dumfries, 26, who has been linked with Chelsea and Manchester United.


  • Spain defender Cesar Azpilicueta, 33, says he opted to stay with Chelsea rather than move to Barcelona in the summer after the Stamford Bridge club’s new owners “showed me that they wanted me to stay”.
  • Real Madrid are interested in Azpilicueta and could even make Chelsea an offer for the right-back during the January transfer window.


  • Real Madrid‘s chances of signing Brazilian wonderkid Endrick have increased as it’s reported that they have promised to meet a condition in which they won’t also sign Man City star Erling Haaland.


  • Newcastle United are looking at making a move for 25-year-old Fulham defender Antonee Robinson, who has impressed playing for the United States at the 2022 World Cup.


  • England players have been advised to review their security measures after a burglary at Chelsea winger Raheem Sterling‘s home while he was in Qatar at the World Cup.
  • Harry Kane has turned to David Beckham for captaincy tips as he attempts to lead England to World Cup glory.


  • Vincent Kompany is on the shortlist to replace Roberto Martinez as Belgium boss.

Wednesday's Transfer  Gossip: Courtois, Gakpo, Kane, Dumfries, Mendy, Kepa, Ronaldo, Abraham


  • Belgium goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois says that if Belgium discover who is ‘leaking’ information about alleged bust-ups within their squad then they will immediately be banished.


  • Former England midfielder Joe Cole says the Netherlands and PSV forward Cody Gakpo, 23, will be “on the databases for all the top clubs” after his starring role for his country at the World Cup.


  • Bayern Munich CEO Oliver Kahn says his club will not be signing Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, in January following his departure from Manchester United.


  • The departure of Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli from the club is being seen as a serious blow to attempts to revive the European Super League.


  • Ex-Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder is interested in the vacant Queens Park Rangers job after Michael Beale left the role for Rangers.


  • Inter Milan are considering making a bid to sign Barcelona and Ivory Coast midfielder Franck Kessie, 25, next summer.


  • West Ham have told Irish midfielder Conor Coventry, 22, that he is free to find a new club ahead of the January window.


  • Juventus may be forced into a fire sale that would have Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal interested.


  • Manchester United and Brazil winger Antony has remarkably claimed that the air conditioning at World Cup stadiums has made him sick.


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• Tuesday’s Transfer Gossip: Benzema, Balde, Williams, Fernandez, Walker, Power


  • Bayern Munich are working to bring Tottenham and England striker Harry Kane, 29, to the club in a deal that could cost between 80m and 100m euros.


  • Tottenham have made enquiries to Inter Milan over their 26-year-old Dutch international wing-back Denzel Dumfries.


  • Senegal goalkeeper Edouard Mendy, 30, and Spain’s Kepa Arrizabalaga, 28, futures at Chelsea are in doubt as the club is considering bringing in a new first-choice goalkeeper next summer.


  • Christian Pulisic has been taken to hospital with an abdominal injury after hurting himself scoring the winning goal of the game for the United States against Iran.


  • Roma are willing to sell 25-year-old England striker Tammy Abraham in the summer.


  • Paris St-Germain and Argentina forward Lionel Messi, 35, is expected to stay in European football at least until 2024, despite reports he is close to agreeing a deal to join MLS club Inter Miami next year.

Thursday's Transfer Gossip:  Busquets, Bellingham, Skriniar, Danilo, Lawrence, Ronaldo, Guimaraes, Dumfries, Hojbjerg



  • Barcelona hope to sign a replacement for 34-year-old Spain midfielder Sergio Busquets in January.
  • Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool want to sign Borussia Dortmund’s 19-year-old England midfielder Jude Bellingham.


  • Inter Milan president Steven Zhang says Slovakia defender Milan Skriniar – believed to be a target for Paris St-Germain – is not for sale and is “confident” the 27-year-old will stay.
  • Arsenal are planning a January transfer spree and are hoping to bring in Brazilian midfielder Danilo, 21, from Palmeiras for £26m, along with 21-year-old Shakhtar Donetsk and Ukraine winger Mykhaylo Mudryk, and 21-year-old Villarreal and Spain winger Yeremy Pino.


  • Manchester City have signed highly rated 17-year-old midfielder Emilio Lawrence from Everton.


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• Wednesday’s Transfer Gossip: Guimaraes, Lokonga, Maddison, Messi, Gundogan, Neves, Ronaldo, Milinkovic-Savic, Kovacic


  • Manchester United are keeping close tabs on Leeds’ 23-year-old United States midfielder Tyler Adams.


  • Napoli have been linked with Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, but the director Cristiano Giuntoli has ruled out signing the Portugal international.


  • Liverpool are the latest side to be linked with Brazil midfielder Bruno Guimaraes but face competition from Chelsea and Real Madrid, unless Newcastle United can convince the 24-year-old to sign a new contract.


  • Jude Bellingham has insisted that he can strike up a perfect partnership with Declan Rice at the World Cup
  • Arsenal have held preliminary talks over a new contract with technical director Edu, who has been linked with similar roles in Europe.


  • Everton are interested in 27-year-old Portugal forward Daniel Podence, whose deal with Wolves runs until 2024.


  • Nottingham Forest are planning to spend between £50m and £100m in the January transfer window.


  • Chelsea are looking at Inter Milan and Netherlands defender Denzel Dumfries, 26, as they try to add more depth to their right-back position, which has been weakened by an injury to 22-year-old England international Reece James.


  • Tottenham are preparing to offer Denmark midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, 27, an improved contract.


  • Tottenham could let Spain winger Bryan Gil, 21, and English defender Japhet Tanganga, 23, leave in January, while also loaning out 22-year-old English right-back Djed Spence.
  • Juventus are aiming to secure 19-year-old English winger Samuel Iling-Junior on a new deal.

Friday's Transfer Gossip: Haaland, Ronaldo, Neves, Dumfries, Cancelo, Kane, Maddison, Tielemans, Martinez, Gakpo

Football Transfer News: Summer transfer closed but, Clubs are still negotiating a possible move ahead of winter window

  • Haaland’s father, former Nottingham Forest, Leeds and Manchester City midfielder Alfie, has suggested Haaland may only spend two to three seasons with Manchester City before moving to Spain.


  • Cristiano Ronaldo is set to start Manchester United’s derby clash with rivals City because of a striker shortage at Old Trafford.


  • Emerson Royal has spent almost £800,000 of his own money on goods and services designed to help him adapt to Antonio Conte’s demands on his wing-backs.


  • Liverpool are weighing up a January move for Egypt and Pyramids winger Ibrahim Adel with Arsenal, Brentford, Brighton and Nottingham Forest also on the 21-year-old’s trail.
  • Juventus face competition from Arsenal, Liverpool, Tottenham, AC Milan and Barcelona for the signature of Spain forward Marco Asensio after the 26-year-old declined a contract extension with Real Madrid.


  • Wolves and Portugal midfielder Ruben Neves, 25, is seen by Barcelona as a long-term target to replace Spain international Sergio Busquets, 34.


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• Thursday’s Transfer Gossip: Silva, Gundogan, Bellingham, Messi, Luiz, Silva, Oblak, Kulusevski


  • Chelsea want to sign Inter Milan’s Dutch international wing-back Denzel Dumfries, 26. Inter would sell for around £44m.


  • David de Gea is planning showdown talks with Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag over his future at the club – De Gea’s deal expires next summer and United are yet to make a call on whether to trigger a 12-month extension as they toy with a move for Atletico Madrid’s Jan Oblak.


  • Harry Kane is being forced to wait on a new boot deal with Nike as the company is prioritising trying to re-sign Erling Haaland, whose previous contract has expired and has seen him wear a mixture of footwear this season.
  • Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s return to the Everton first-team has been further delayed, with a setback meaning he is at least another week from making his comeback.


  • Newcastle United have Leicester City’s England midfielder James Maddison, 25, and his Belgium international team-mate Youri Tielemans, 25, in their sights for 2023.


  • A Premier League all-star side could play combined teams from rival leagues such as La Liga or the Bundesliga under plans being considered by club executives.


  • Aston Villa have no intention of letting Argentina goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez, 30, leave in January with Manchester United among the clubs interested in him.


  • Manchester United, Southampton and Everton remain keen on PSV Eindhoven and Netherlands forward Cody Gakpo, 23, and could make a move during the January transfer window.


  • Chelsea will begin interviews for their sporting director role next week with at least four candidates in the frame.


  • Paul Pogba says his heart led him back to Juventus after three years back at Manchester United which he admits did not go as he had hoped.
  • Real Madrid will attempt to sign Manchester City and Portugal full-back Joao Cancelo, 28, next summer and are also planning a move for City’s 22-year-old Norway striker Erling Haaland in 2024.


  • Brighton are planning to hold contract talks with Belgium forward Leandro Trossard, 27, and Argentina midfielder Alexis Mac Allister, 23.


  • Newcastle United are close to signing 18-year-old Australia forward Garang Kuol from Central Coast Mariners, with terms agreed between the clubs.


  • Aston Villa’s French defender Morgan Sanson, 28, would have moved to Espanyol but his paperwork only came through 15 minutes after the transfer window closed earlier this month.


  • Frenkie de Jong’s future at Barcelona could be affected by the club’s pursuit of Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves, who is ironically also a target for De Jong’s suitors Manchester United.
  • Calvin Ramsay is in full training with Liverpool and the summer signing from Aberdeen could be in line to make his first-team debut during a hectic spell of 13 games in the next six weeks.

Tuesday Transfer Gossip: Leao, Sancho, Bellingham, Mudryk, Ronaldo, Dumfries, Depay, Firmino

Football Transfer News: Summer transfer closed but, Clubs are still negotiating a possible move ahead of winter window

  • AC Milan technical director Paulo Maldini says Portugal forward Rafael Leao, 23, who has been linked with a move to Chelsea, knows his future is with the Serie A club despite complications from a previous transfer affecting negotiations to renew his contract at the San Siro.


  • Jadon Sancho skipped watching England vs Germany – and instead posted a snap of FIFA 23.


  • Jude Bellingham is set to snub Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool as he prefers a move to Real Madrid over the Premier League.


  • Sadio Mane’s Senegal compatriot Salif Diao says the 30-year-old Bayern Munich forward pushed for his summer move from Liverpool because he “did not have the love that he needed” from manager Jurgen Klopp.


  • Middlesbrough’s English boss Chris Wilder, 55, is a leading candidate for the vacant job at Championship rivals Bournemouth having previously led Sheffield United to promotion to the Premier League.
  • Former Norwich midfielder Mark Fotheringham, 38, is leaving his role as Hertha Berlin’s assistant manager to become the new manager of Championship side Huddersfield Town.


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• Monday’s Transfer Gossip: Lukaku, Foden, Trossard, Timber, Matic, Kamara


  • Newcastle United are considering making a £50m bid for Shakhtar Donetsk’s Ukraine winger Mykhaylo Mudryk, 21.


  • Portugal fans are calling for Cristiano Ronaldo to be dropped from the starting XI for their clash versus Spain.


  • Asensio has already signed a preliminary contract with Real’s arch-rivals Barcelona that will run for four years from next summer.


  • Barcelona and Liverpool are interested in swapping forwards, with the Netherlands’ former Manchester United attacker Memphis Depay, 28, heading to Anfield and Brazil’s Roberto Firmino, 30, replacing him at the Nou Camp.


  • Liverpool are not ruling out a move for Benfica’s Argentina midfielder Enzo Fernandez, 21, who has a reported 120m euros (£106.5m) release clause in his contract.
  • Belgium defender Jason Denayer, 27, who was linked with Wolves this summer, has joined UAE side Shabab Al-Ahli on a one-year deal after leaving Lyon at the end of last season.


  • Manchester United are keeping close tabs on Aston Villa’s Argentina goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez, 30.


  • Chelsea are planning to increase the summer offer they made for Inter Milan’s Netherlands defender Denzel Dumfries to 50m euros (£44.5m), but would be willing to loan the 26-year-old back to the Serie A club for six months if the deal goes through in January.


  • Inter Milan have not made any progress in talks over an extension for Milan Skriniar, whose contract expires next summer, so Paris St-Germain could make another move for the Slovakia defender, 27, in the winter transfer window.


  • Real Madrid plan to bring back Spain winger Brahim Diaz, 23, formerly of Manchester City, from a loan spell at AC Milan to replace compatriot Marco Asensio, 26, when his contract ends next summer.


  • Former PSV Eindhoven right-back Dumfries says reported interest from Chelsea and Manchester United “flatters me” but is focused on regaining the Serie A title with Inter.

Wednesday's Transfer Gossip: De Jong,  McKennie, Messi, Ronaldo, Werner, Martial, Dumfries, Schmeichel, Tielemans

  • Dutch midfielder Frenkie de Jong would only leave Barcelona for Chelsea but the London club are not prepared to pay as much as Manchester United for the 25-year-old.
  • Tottenham’s hopes of bringing in United States midfielder Weston McKennie, 23, could be impacted after his 29-year-old Juventus team-mate Paul Pogba, of France, suffered a knee injury.


  • Barcelona boss Xavi says it is “impossible” to sign Argentina forward Lionel Messi at the moment as the 35-year-old is under contract at Paris St-Germain but added that “we will see in the future”.


  • Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo says he does not know who “invented” the story linking Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo to the Spanish side and that it is “practically impossible” the 37-year-old Portugal international will join them.


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• Tuesday’s Transfer Gossip: Torres, Ziyech, Sesko, Kounde, Werner, Scamacca, De Ketelaere, Depay


  • Everton are interested in 23-year-old Sporting Lisbon left wing-back Ruben Vinagre, who used to play for Wolves.


  • Southampton have made a late move to try to sign Manchester City’s 19-year-old English winger Sam Edozie, who was expected to join Bayer Leverkusen.


  • Burnley have had a £1.5m bid for 25-year-old Belgian winger Manuel Benson rejected by FC Antwerp.
  • Chelsea have turned their attention to trying to sign Dutch defender Denzel Dumfries, 26, from Inter Milan after struggling to bring in France international Jules Kounde, 23, from Sevilla.


  • Juventus will look at Werner and Manchester United and France forward Anthony Martial, 26, if they cannot complete the capture of Spain striker Alvaro Morata, 29, from Atletico Madrid.


  • Leicester City keeper Kasper Schmeichel has agreed to join French club Nice but the move has not been approved as the Foxes have yet to find a replacement for the 35-year-old Denmark international.


  • Newcastle United are interested in 26-year-old Chelsea and Germany striker Timo Werner.


  • Leicester City chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha says the club have had no offers for 25-year-old Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans, whose contract with the Foxes runs out next summer.


  • Crystal Palace, Leicester City and Newcastle United are weighing up a move for Strasbourg’s French striker Ludovic Ajorque, 28.

Sunday's Transfer Gossip: Kimpembe, Ronaldo, Griezmann, Kounde, Kane, Neymar, Dumfries, Lukaku

  • Chelsea will turn to Paris St-Germain and France defender Presnel Kimpembe, 26, if Barcelona succeed in hijacking Kounde’s move to Stamford Bridge.
  • Atletico Madrid have stepped up their pursuit to sign Manchester United and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, by placing France striker Antoine Griezmann, 31, on the transfer market.


  • United will let Ronaldo leave on loan this summer as long as he triggers a one-year option to extend his contract so he can return to Old Trafford for the following season.


  • Arsenal are in talks to loan Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares to Atalanta, with the 22-year-old keen on a move away from the Emirates.


  • Newcastle have enquired about Rennes and Ghana winger Kamaldeen Sulemana, who has been valued at around £30m and has attracted interest from Bayer Leverkusen and Ajax.


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• Saturday’s Transfer Gossip: Antony, Depay, Kounde, Saka, Saint-Maximin, Bellingham, Scamacca


  • West Ham are negotiating with Napoli over a deal for Poland midfielder Piotr Zielinski, 28.


  • Nottingham Forest are in talks to sign Spanish left-back Alex Moreno, 29, from Real Betis.
  • Bournemouth are considering a move for Coventry goalkeeper Simon Moore, 32, because they want the Englishman to provide competition to Mark Travers.


  • Chelsea have reached an agreement allowing Inter Milan to keep Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku, 29, for an additional year once his initial season-long loan at the Serie A club finishes.


  • Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has ruled out making any more signings unless they suffer injuries or sell any of their existing players.


  • Brighton are refusing to budge on their £50m-plus asking price for Spain left-back Marc Cucurella after rejecting a “laughable” £30m bid from Manchester City.


  • The Seagulls will target Manchester United left-back Brandon Williams, 21, in a £15m deal if Cucarella leaves this summer.


  • Timo Werner is likely to leave Chelsea this summer because the 26-year-old striker wants more game time to ensure his spot in Germany’s World Cup squad.


  • Roma have stepped up their interest in Manchester United and Ivory Coast defender Eric Bailly, 28.


  • Manchester City have turned down a £16m offer from Southampton for England Under-19 forward Liam Delap, with a number of Championship clubs interested in a loan deal for the 19-year-old forward.


  • Barcelona hope to beat Chelsea’s bid of 65m euros (£55.3m) in instalments for France defender Jules Kounde, 23, by offering Sevilla a smaller sum in one go.


  • Bayern Munich have made contact with the representatives of Tottenham and England striker Harry Kane, 28, who has not ruled out a move to the German champions next summer.


  • Brazil winger Neymar has played down reports of him moving away from Paris St-Germain this summer, with Chelsea and Manchester City linked with the 30-year-old.


  • Manchester United are in pole position to sign Inter Milan and Netherlands right-back Denzel Dumfries, 26.

Saturday's Transfer Gossip: Rice, Jesus, Salah, Mbappe, Navas, Rice, Dumfries

  • Declan Rice has turned down a third contract offer from West Ham worth a reported £200k a week. Despite the Hammers insisting the England midfielder is not for sale it is understood they would accept £150m for the 23-year-old, a target for both Manchester United and Chelsea. (The Guardian)


  • Arsenal are looking to bring Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus, 25, to the Emirates, with the Gunners’ technical director Edu having held discussions with the Brazil international’s representatives. (Athletic, subscription required)


  • Mo Salah wants to stay at Liverpool but his long-term future is uncertain with no agreement reached on contract negotiations and the 29-year-old Egypt forward saying money is not the only factor. (Four Four Two)


  • Fulham want to bring Lazio and Serbia midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, 27, to Craven Cottage. (90 Min)


  • Former Manchester United, West Ham and Manchester City forward Carlos Tevez could make a shock return to football nearly a year after the 38-year-old played his last game for Boca Juniors. The Argentine has visited AC Milan, Juventus and Tottenham as well as his old club West Ham. (Goal)


  • Leicester and Aston Villa are interested in signing former Manchester City youth team product and Fulham loanee Seko Fofana, 26. The Ivorian midfielder is currently on the books at Lens. (But! Football Club)


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  • Barcelona have ruled out approaching Arsenal’s Brazilian defender Gabriel Magalhaes, 24, for financial reasons. (Mundo Deportivo)


  • Tottenham have made contact with Inter Milan about signing the Netherlands right-back Denzel Dumfries, 26. (Tuttosport, via Sport Witness)


  • Celtic are at advanced stages of talks with Tottenham to sign their United States centre-back Cameron Carter-Vickers, 24, on a permanent deal. (SBI Soccer)


  • Another Tottenham defender, Wales international Joe Rodon, 24, has been told he can leave the club. (Football Insider)


  • Newcastle are tracking Monaco’s French defender, Benoit Badiashile, 21, and Bayer Leverkusen’s France winger Moussa Diaby, 22. (Foot Mercato)


  • Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger has ruled out moving to Manchester United. The 29-year-old Germany international becomes a free agent in the summer but is only considering clubs in next season’s Champions League. (Ben Jacobs, CBS)


  • Wayne Rooney turned down an offer to work under Erik ten Hag at Manchester United, insisting he would only leave Derby County for a managerial role. (Athletic, subscription required)


  • Paris St-Germain have made France striker Kylian Mbappe, 23, a contract offer worth 50m euros (£42m) a year, which would make him the club’s highest earner. His much reported move to Real Madrid has reportedly stalled over the player’s image rights. (Goal)


  • Mbappe’s mother and representative Fayza Lamari is in Qatar holding talks with PSG’s owners (Le Parisien – in French, subscription required)


  • Tottenham boss Antonio Conte is keen on managing PSG next season and is confident of replacing former Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino at the Parc des Princes. (Le Parisien – in French, subscription required)


  • Newcastle are preparing a move for PSG goalkeeper Keylor Navas, who will leave the Ligue 1 leaders in the summer, but the 35-year-old Costa Rica veteran is also attracting interest from Juventus and Sevilla. (Fichajes – in Spanish)