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Football Rumours on Sunday 20th May 2018

last updated Sunday 20th May 2018, 8:47 AM





TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • Crystal Palace are interested in Fulham right-back Ryan Fredericks on their radar as the 25-year-old Englishman nears the end of his contract at Craven Cottage.
    (Sunday Express)


  • Arsenal's out-of-contract England midfielder Jack Wilshere, 26, could be in line for a move to French champions Paris St-Germain.
    (L'Equipe)


  • Juventus are set to renew their interest in Arsenal right-back Hector Bellerin - but only if the Gunners reduce their £50m asking price for the 23-year-old Spaniard.
    (Sunday Express)


  • Tottenham are close to agreeing a deal to sign Barcelona youth prospect Riqui Puig.
    (Mail on Sunday)


  • Mauricio Pochettino is targeting Boca Juniors midfielder Wilmar Barrios for Tottenham this summer.
    (Sun on Sunday)


  • Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is planning a shock move for Leicester City and England striker Jamie Vardy, 31.
    (Sunday Mirror)


  • Liverpool are close to completing a £60m deal for Lyon's 24-year-old French forward Nabil Fekir.
    (Sunday Mirror)


  • The proposed move of 24-year-old Germany midfielder Emre Can from Liverpool to Juventus has been "confirmed".
    (Sunday Express)


  • Everton have joined the race to sign Crystal Palace and Ivory Coast forward Wilfried Zaha, 25, in a £60m deal.
    (Sun on Sunday)


  • Marouane Fellaini's Manchester United career looks over after he moved out of his Cheshire house - but Besiktas, Marseille and Monaco are interested in the Belgium midfielder, 30.
    (Sunday People)


  • Tottenham want to sign Colombian midfielder Wilmar Barrios, 24, from Argentine side Boca Juniors.
    (Sun on Sunday)


  • Welsh defender James Collins, 34, was released by West Ham via email after 11 years' service to the club over two spells.
    (Sunday Mirror)


  • Besiktas are ready to make a move to sign Rangers' 21-year-old Colombian striker Alfredo Morelos on loan.
    (Daily Record)




  • MANAGEMENT STUFF

  • Former Arsenal and France forward Thierry Henry will get the chance to pitch for the manager's role at Emirates Stadium on Monday, as the Gunners' ex-Spain midfielder and Manchester City assistant Mikel Arteta considers a verbal offer from the north London club.
    (Mail on Sunday)


  • Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has held positive discussions with the club over his future, with Chelsea resigned to not being able to bring the Argentine to Stamford Bridge.
    (Sunday Telegraph)


  • Mikel Arteta will demand full control over transfers if he takes over as Arsenal boss.
    (Mail on Sunday)


  • Casey Stoney is set to become the new manager of Manchester United's women's team, leaving her role as England women coach under boss Phil Neville.
    (Mail on Sunday)


  • Everton hope to name former Watford boss Marco Silva as their new manager early next week.
    (Mail on Sunday)


  • Russian Premier League side Zenit St Petersburg are monitoring manager Rafael Benitez's situation at Newcastle United.
    (Newcastle Chronicle)


  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho claims Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku, 25, told him he was not fit enough to start the FA Cup final defeat by Chelsea.
    (Manchester Evening News)


  • Former Hammers boss David Moyes was shocked his contract was not renewed after he was offered a new deal four weeks earlier.
    (Sun on Sunday)


  • Huddersfield Town have confirmed the appointment of Olaf Rebbe as the club's new sporting director.
    (Sky Sports)




  • INTERNATIONAL STUFF

  • Nice striker Mario Balotelli has been selected for three friendlies by new Italy coach Roberto Mancini.
    (Sky Sports)




  • OTHER STUFF

  • Tottenham's new stadium is edging closer to completion, with the roof now being installed on the club's impending 62,000-seater home.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Aston Villa have invited the Duke of Cambridge to their Championship play-off final against Fulham on Saturday, with Prince William a lifelong fan of the West Midlands club.
    (Sunday Telegraph)


  • Liverpool have cancelled a planned pre-season friendly against Borussia Monchengladbach over the German club's pursuit of English striker Rhian Brewster, 18.
    (Liverpool Echo)


  • More than 2,000 Real Madrid fans have returned their tickets for next Saturday's Champions League final against Liverpool.
    (Independent)


  • Newcastle's potential takeover deal is close to collapse with Mike Ashley now wanting £400m.
    (Sunday Mirror)






















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