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Football Rumours on Friday 23rd June 2017

last updated Friday 23rd June 2017, 9:17 AM

  • Arsenal have identified Jack Butland as their dream successor to goalkeeper Petr Cech.
    ( Daily Star )

  • Spurs are also ready to make a £17.5m move for Germany and Schalke under-21 winger Max Meyer.
    ( Sun )

  • Paris St-Germain have offered Monaco a world record £119m for 18-year-old striker Kylian Mbappe.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • But Arsenal are preparing a new bid with Arsenal Wenger confident of a deal for the in-demand forward.
    ( Metro )

  • And the highly-rated 18-year-old is open to the idea of moving to Arsenal.
    ( Daily Telegraph )

  • Liverpool's 100m euros (£87.89m) bid for the Monaco forward has been rejected.
    ( Marca )

  • He is said to have had a conversation with Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane.
    ( L'Equipe )

  • Manager Antonio Conte is prepared to sell midfielder Nemanja Matic, 28, to Manchester United in order to accelerate the £42m signing of 22-year-old Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.
    ( Times )

  • Real Sociedad have agreed a £10m fee with Manchester United for 22-year-old Belgium winger Adnan Januzaj.
    ( Daily Mail )

  • Manchester United's Italian full-back Matteo Darmian, 27, has phoned manager Jose Mourinho and asked him to push through his move to Juventus with a World Cup on the horizon.
    ( Sun )

  • Stoke chairman Peter Coates insists the club have "no plans to sell" 25-year-old winger Xherdan Shaqiri this summer.
    ( Talksport )

  • But Stoke's £12m bid for Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson is likely to be rejected as Boro demand upwards of £20m for the 25-year-old.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • Tottenham have contacted Fiorentina regarding a move for their 25-year-old midfielder Matias Vecino.
    ( Talksport )

  • And the North London club are set to hand new five-year deal to England right-back Kieran Trippier. The 26-year-old still has three years left on his current contract.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • Liverpool have been told Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 28, will cost £63m if they want to bring him to Anfield this summer.
    ( Independent )

  • And the Reds have rejected an £11m bid from Napoli for their 24-year-old left-back Alberto Moreno.
    ( Daily Telegraph )

  • John Terry is considering an offer from Championship side Aston Villa, but the 36-year-old expects rival interest from Premier League sides as he prepares to leave Chelsea.
    ( Guardian )

  • Antonio Conte has told Chelsea he wants Juventus' Leonardo Bonucci, 30, or Southampton's Virgil van Dijk, 25, to bolster his team's defence next season.
    ( Guardian )

  • Burnley are hoping to ward off opposition from Premier League rivals West Brom to land Leeds United left-back Charlie Taylor, 23.
    ( Burnley Express )

  • Bayern Munich could be ready to loan out former Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry after signing him this summer as they remain in the hunt for a big-name attacker.
    ( Metro )

  • Lyon have agreed a £16.7m fee with Chelsea to sign their 21-year-old striker Bertrand Traore, with the deal set to be completed when he returns from holiday next week.
    ( L'Equipe )

  • Inter Milan are considering rivalling Juventus' bid to sign Arsenal's 28-year-old goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny.
    ( Evening Standard )

  • Belgian goalkeeper Matz Sels, 25, is refusing to give up on his Newcastle United career - and insists his move to Anderlecht will only be for one season.
    ( Newcastle Chronicle )

  • Benik Afobe has tipped Bournemouth team-mate Sam Surridge, 18, to follow in the footsteps of Baily Cargill and Matt Worthington by playing in the Premier League.
    (Bournemouth Echo)


  • England roared into the European U21 Championship semi-finals after their 3-0 win over Poland was enough to finish top of Group A.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Juventus could be at risk of losing 17-year-old forward Moise Kean on a free transfer if the club do not deliver on the fleet of tractors they are said to owe his father.
    ( Independent )

  • Manchester United's Paul Pogba has been using his summer break to take a starring role in a new music video for US rap artists Desiigner.
    (Manchester Evening News)

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