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Football Rumours on Friday 29th December 2017

last updated Friday 29th December 2017, 7:48 AM


  • Real Madrid are interested in Fulham's England Under-19s left-back Ryan Sessegnon. Manchester United and Tottenham are also keen on the 17-year-old.
    (AS)


  • Real Madrid have watched Ryan Sessegnon at Fulham this season but he is still expected to join Tottenham eventually. .
    (Daily Mail)


  • Arsenal are preparing a bid for Leicester and Algeria winger Riyad Mahrez, 26, with 29-year-old Chile forward Alexis Sanchez set to leave the club.
    (Le Buteur)


  • Southampton want to bring Liverpool and England striker Daniel Sturridge, 28, to the club on a loan deal until the end of the season.
    (Daily Telegraph)


  • Saints also want to use their money from Netherlands defender Virgil van Dijk's £75m transfer to the Reds to sign Arsenal's 28-year-old England forward Theo Walcott.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Spanish giants Real also want Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and the Premier League side are prepared to sell the 25-year-old Belgium international if he cannot agree a contract extension at Stamford Bridge.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Chelsea are confident of agreeing a new five-year contract with Thibaut Courtois to fend off Real Madrid's interest.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Manchester City will look to sign West Brom and Northern Ireland centre-back Jonny Evans, 29, or Real Sociedad's 26-year-old Spain defender Inigo Martinez in January.
    (Daily Telegraph)


  • Juventus have rejected Manchester United's £70m bid for Argentina forward Paulo Dybala, 24. United also offered Armenia midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan, 28, as part of the deal.
    (Sun)


  • West Ham are keen on signing Borussia Dortmund and Germany forward Andre Schurrle, 27, on loan in January.
    (Guardian)


  • Hammers boss David Moyes could also make a move for 27-year-old Stoke and Wales midfielder Joe Allen.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Wolfsburg want to permanently sign Liverpool striker Divock Origi. The 22-year-old Belgium international joined the Bundesliga side on a season-long loan deal in August.
    (ESPN)


  • Stoke want to sign Liverpool striker Danny Ings, 25, on loan, but will face competition from Newcastle, West Ham and West Brom.
    (Independent)




  • MANAGEMENT STUFF

  • Sheffield Wednesday have held talks with former England manager Steve McClaren over their vacant managerial position.
    (Sheffield Star)


  • Jose Mourinho fears Romelu Lukaku has slowed down because he has put on too much muscle since joining Man Utd.
    (Sun)




  • OTHER STORIES

  • Former AC Milan, Chelsea and Manchester City striker George Weah has won the Liberia presidential run-off. The country's electoral commission said the former world player of the year had taken 61.5 per cent of the vote from 98.1 per cent of ballots cast.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Everton winger Yannick Bolasie feared his career was over after having two operations on a knee injury.
    (Times)


  • Liverpool and England Under-17 striker Rhian Brewster says he is dismayed at the lack of action from football authorities against racism.
    (Guardian)


  • The FA has been urged by Kick It Out to act on the alleged racism from Millwall supporters during a recent game against Wolves.
    (Guardian)


  • FA technical director Dan Ashworth has admitted lessons must be learned from Mark Sampson's sacking in his end-of-year letter.
    (Guardian)


  • Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been "mentally crushed" by offers to leave Borussia Dortmund, according to club president Reinhard Rauball.
    (Kicker)


  • Everton have removed a shirt from their online store after fans noticed that the main image was of Liverpool supporters celebrating, rather than Everton's.
    (Daily Mail)


















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