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Football Rumours on Saturday 6th February 2021

last updated Saturday 06th February 2021, 9:04 AM


  • Norway midfielder Martin Odegaard, 22, is more likely to make a permanent move to Arsenal if Zinedine Zidane remains in charge of his parent club Real Madrid.

  • Manchester City believe winning the Premier League title this season will ensure they beat Chelsea to the signing of Borussia Dormund's Norway striker Erling Braut Haaland, 20.
    (Daily Star)

  • Egypt forward Mohamed Salah, 28, could be the player to make way if Liverpool are to seal a move for Paris St-Germain's France forward Kylian Mbappe, 22, this summer.

  • The Reds have completed the signing of highly-rated 16-year-old English midfielder Kaide Gordon from Derby County.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Chelsea will attempt to beat Real Madrid to the signing of Bayern Munich'sAustria defender David Alaba, 28, who is set to leave the German champions when his contract expires at the end of the season.

  • Meanwhile, Chelsea's hopes of signing two other defensive targets - RB Leipzig'sFrance international Dayot Upamecano, 22, and Bayern Munich's Germany international Niklas Sule, 25 - rest on Bayern's transfer plans.

  • The Blues could instead move for Bayern's 32-year-old German defender Jerome Boateng.

  • West Ham will not rush to make a decision over whether they attempt to make on-loan 28-year-old England midfielder Jesse Lingard's move from Manchester United permanent.
    (London Evening Standard)

  • Manchester United are no longer desperate to sign a new centre-back because of the form of their England defender Harry Maguire.
    (Manchester Evening News)

  • Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to sign 21-year-old English right-back Max Aarons from Norwich City when the transfer window reopens.
    (Daily Express)

  • Chelsea are interested in re-signing Belgium forward Eden Hazard, 30, from Real Madrid this summer.
    (Defensa Central)

  • Sheffield United's English midfielder John Lundstram says "everything is still on the table" regarding his future, amid links with Newcastle United and Rangers.
    (Sheffield Star)


  • Marc Overmars is reportedly is open to making a stunning return to Arsenal - as the Gunners' director of football.

  • Manager Jose Mourinho is under pressure at Tottenham but is not in imminent danger of being sacked.
    (Daily Telegraph)

  • Cosmin Contra is among several candidates to have been sounded out for the Sheffield Wednesday job, but the club are not close to making an appointment.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has suggested France midfielder Paul Pogba, 27, could be set to sign a new deal at Old Trafford.

  • Aston Villa assistant head coach John Terry is “happy” at the club amid speculation he is in contention to become the Bournemouth manager, says Dean Smith.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Jonathan Woodgate admits he is "surprised" to find himself in caretaker charge at Bournemouth and has not considered whether he could replace Jason Tindall permanently.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Premier League clubs will not be obliged to let Portuguese or South American stars represent their national teams in the March international break.
    (Sky Sports)


  • The takeover of Wrexham by Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney has been approved by the Financial Conduct Authority.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Leicester City are in talks with Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans, 23, over a new £100,000-a-week contract.
    (Daily Mail)

  • The application of Wales forward Gareth Bale, 31, is being questioned at Tottenham and patience is wearing thin over the Real Madrid loanee's work-rate.
    (Daily Mail)

  • UEFA proposals for more matchdays in a new-look Champions League are a cause for "strong concern", according to the body representing domestic leagues across Europe.
    (Sky Sports)

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