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Football Rumours on Thursday 7th July 2022

last updated Saturday 09th July 2022, 9:24 AM

  • Fulham are in talks with Arsenal over a deal for the 30-year-old German goalkeeper Bernd Leno.
    (West London Sport)

  • Arsenal are looking to sell seven players - including Ivory Coast winger and club-record signing Nicolas Pepe, 27, and German goalkeeper Bernd Leno - in order to fund spending on further new signings.

  • Tottenham are closing in on the £15m signing of 21-year-old England Under-21 full-back Djed Spence from Middlesbrough.
    (Daily Telegraph)

  • Arsenal are confident of beating Manchester United to the £30m signing of Leicester City's 25-year-old Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans.

  • Manchester United have reportedly made a £51m offer to Ajax for winger Antony but are said to be around £20m short of the Dutch club's asking price.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Chelsea are preparing a £38m bid for Sporting Lisbon's 23-year-old Portugal midfielder Matheus Nunes, who is also a target for Wolves.
    (A Bola)

  • Benfica full-back Alex Grimaldo remains on Arsenal's radar and could be available for a cut-price £6m with his contract winding down.

  • Everton are set to offer England Under-21 winger Anthony Gordon, 21, a new contract to ward off interest from Newcastle United.

  • The Toffees also have no intention of selling England striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin and may offer the 25-year-old a new deal too.
    (Daily Mirror)

  • Chelsea are readying an offer worth around £43m for Sporting Lisbon star Matheus Nunes according to reports in Portugal.
    (Daily Mirror)

  • Leeds United have urged Barcelona to make a final offer for Raphinha this week as they want the 25-year-old Brazil forward's future resolved as soon as possible.

  • Ayoze Perez is open to leaving Leicester City this summer but hopes of a move to Real Betis are being stalled by the Spanish club's need to sell players first.
    (Daily Mirror)

  • Crystal Palace are hopeful of beating Everton and Nottingham Forest to the signing of Wolves' 22-year-old English midfielder Morgan Gibbs-White.

  • Leeds have signed RB Leipzig and USA international Tyler Adams to replace Kalvin Phillips for a fee of around £20m.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Palace are in talks to sign Swansea's English midfielder Flynn Downes, 23, for £8m.
    (Daily Mail)

  • But West Ham are also discussing a deal for Downes, who was a boyhood Hammers fan.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Raheem Sterling has agreed personal terms with Chelsea and confirmation of his move from Manchester City is now imminent.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Nottingham Forest are hoping to complete deals for Bayern Munich's English left-back Omar Richards, 24, and Liverpool's 21-year-old Wales right-back Neco Williams by the weekend.

  • Marcos Alonso is considering handing in a transfer request as Chelsea continue to block the move he wants to Barcelona.
    (Daily Express)

  • Southampton are also interested in Williams and hope to beat Forest to the defender's signature.
    (Football Insider)

  • Chelsea's £10m deal to sign Chicago Fire goalkeeper Gabriel Slonina has gone quiet since the departures of Petr Cech and Marina Granovskaia.
    (Daily Express)

  • Club Bruges have rejected a bid from Leeds for 21-year-old Belgium midfielder Charles de Ketelaere, who would prefer a move to AC Milan.

  • England midfielder Jesse Lingard, 29, is set to fly to the United States to hold talks with two Major League Soccer sides following his release by Manchester United last month.

  • Jack Wilshere has left Danish club AGF after less than five months and is now "considering his next step" in his career.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has taken a wage cut to sign a new one-year deal with Italian champions AC Milan.

  • Barcelona are considering Argentina left-back Nicolas Tagliafico, 29, again in case they cannot sign Spain defender Marcos Alonso, 31, from Chelsea.


  • Callum Hudson-Odoi has resisted calls to switch international allegiance to Ghana and join his former England U21 team-mate Tariq Lamptey.


  • Chelsea are ready to open contract talks with key midfielder Jorginho and his priority is reported to be staying at Stamford Bridge.

  • Manchester United still do not know when Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 37, will return to training as the Old Trafford club prepare to leave for their pre-season tour to Thailand on Friday.

  • Juventus are struggling to find buyers for striker Moise Kean and midfielders Adrien Rabiot, Aaron Ramsey and Arthur Melo.
    (Daily Star)

  • A match-fixing investigation is under way in Sierra Leone after promotion rivals Gulf FC and Kahula Rangers won matches which kicked off at the same time 91-1 and 95-0.

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