1 users online


Football Rumours on Tuesday 23rd June 2020

last updated Tuesday 23rd June 2020, 9:09 AM


  • Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson, who is currently on loan at Sheffield United, will only sign a new contract at Old Trafford if he is guaranteed to be first choice. Chelsea and Tottenham are interested in the 23-year-old Englishman.
    (Manchester Evening News)

  • Paris St-Germain have offered France left-back Layvin Kurzawa, 27, a new four-year contract extension, amid interest from Arsenal and Chelsea.
    (France Football)

  • Barcelona have dropped their asking price for midfielder Philippe Coutinho from more than £100m to £63m, although his former club Liverpool are not interested in re-signing the 28-year-old Brazilian.
    (Daily Mirror)

  • Borussia Dortmund have beaten Manchester United to the signature of highly-rated Birmingham teenager Jude Bellingham, and the Bundesliga club will announce an £18m deal in the coming days.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Watford and Crystal Palace are both trying to sign Scotland winger Ryan Fraser, 26, on a free transfer when his contract at Bournemouth expires on 30 June.
    (Daily Express)

  • Roma have reportedly made a breakthrough in their negotiations with Manchester United to keep Chris Smalling for next season.
    (Daily Mirror)

  • Ajax fans hung a banner outside the club's training ground on Monday, imploring Cameroon goalkeeper Andre Onana, 24, to stay amid interest from Barcelona, Chelsea and Tottenham.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Agent Mino Raiola is in talks with Arsenal and Roma over a deal that would see Armenia midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan, 31, and Netherlands winger Justin Kluivert, 21, swap clubs. Mkhitaryan is on loan to the Italian side from the Gunners.

  • Arsenal have to decide on Tuesday whether to keep Brazil centre-back David Luiz, 33, Spanish centre-back Pablo Mari, 26, Portugal right-back Cedric Soares, 28, and Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos, 23, after the end of their current deals.

  • Croatia midfielder Mario Pasalic, 25, has joined Serie A side Atalanta on a permanent deal after six years at Chelsea without making an appearance for the Blues.
    (Sky Sports)

  • The 15m euro (£13.5m) fee for Pasalic will help Chelsea pursue Leicester and England left-back Ben Chilwell, 23, and Bayer Leverkusen and Germany midfielder Kai Havertz, 21, this summer.
    (London Evening Standard)

  • David De Gea will have until the end of the season until a decision is made on Dean Henderson competing to be No 1 at Manchester United.
    (Daily Telegraph)

  • Coventry City will be able to offer a permanent deal to Aston Villa midfielder Callum O'Hare this week. The 22-year-old Englishman has spent the season on loan with the League One champions.
    (Coventry Telegraph)

  • The Premier League could keep the summer transfer window open beyond 5 October and defy Uefa's wishes with clubs set to vote on plans.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Belgium right-back Thomas Meunier will join Borussia Dortmund from Paris St-Germain on a free transfer when his contract ends this month. The 28-year-old has signed a four-year deal with the German club.

  • Paris St-Germain and Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani, 33, will also not sign a short-term contract extension to play in the Champions League and will leave the Ligue 1 side this month.
    (RMC Sport)

  • Ligue 1 club Rennes are confident Eduardo Camavinga, 17, will stay for next season despite the France Under-21 midfielder being heavily linked with Real Madrid in recent weeks.


  • Arsenal legend Jens Lehmann is reportedly keen on the Dundee United manager job.
    (Scottish Sun)

  • Aston Villa boss Dean Smith wants Premier League referees to do more to protect his midfielder Jack Grealish, with the 24-year-old Englishman being the most fouled player in the top-flight.
    (Daily Star)

  • Prosecutors in Madrid have indicted Carlo Ancelotti on suspicion of avoiding 1m euros in taxes due for revenues from image rights.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers has warned big clubs that the Foxes will fight to keep hold of Leicester and England left-back Ben Chilwell, 23.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Northern Ireland will hold interviews for the manager's job on Wednesday, with U21 boss Ian Baraclough and Motherwell boss Stephen Robinson among the favourites.
    (Sky Sports)


  • FA Cup replays could be scrapped in all rounds of the 2020-21 competition in a way to ease pressure on the football schedule.

  • Tottenham have extended the contracts of Michel Vorm and Jan Vertonghen until the end of the 2019-20 season.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi, 21, taunted Brighton forward Neal Maupay, 23, over their respective salaries during their game on Saturday, with both French players involved in an altercation at the end of the match.
    (Daily Mail)

  • The Premier League is resisting pressure to launch a fresh crackdown on spitting, hugging and touching hands between players and managers after COVID-19 safety advice was routinely forgotten during the opening week of matches.
    (Daily Telegraph)

Source BBCSport/SkySports
Since 1998
"It's been updated!"