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Football Rumours on Wednesday 13th May 2020

last updated Wednesday 13th May 2020, 9:53 AM



TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • Arsenal target Thomas Partey has been encouraged to move from Atletico Madrid to the Premier League - so he can play in "the best league in the world".
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Tottenham will not allow £55m record signing Tanguy Ndombele, 23, to leave this summer. The France midfielder has been linked with Barcelona and Liverpool.
    (Independent)


  • Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho wants to sign two full-backs from Serie A - Brazil player Alex Sandro, 29, from Juventus and Belgium's Timothy Castagne, 24, from Atalanta.
    (Tuttmercato)


  • Arsenal are poised to land £2m Basel centre-back Eray Comert but face a battle with Galatasaray.
    (Sun)


  • Arsenal are ready to pull the plug on Dani Ceballos' loan at the end of the season as they have no plans to sign him permanently.
    (Sun)


  • Newcastle are ready to spend £53m to offer Real Madrid and Wales forward Gareth Bale, 30, a route back to the Premier League this summer.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Manchester United face a battle to sign transfer target Federico Chiesa with Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham also keen on the Fiorentina star.
    (Daily Express)


  • Dejan Lovren appears to be edging closer to an exit from Liverpool, with Roma set to make their move for the 30-year-old Croatia defender.
    (Gazzetta dello Sport)


  • Liverpool have joined the race along with several European clubs for Red Bull Salzburg's 19-year-old Hungarian midfielder Dominik Szoboszlai.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Manchester United want to secure summer deals for a trio of young English players - Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho, 20, Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish, 24, and Birmingham's 16-year-old midfielder Jude Bellingham.
    (Daily Star)


  • However, striker Odion Ighalo, 30, may have played his last game for Manchester United after talks to extend the Nigerian's loan deal from Shanghai Shenhua in China reached an impasse.
    (London Evening Standard)


  • Barcelona are interested in Tottenham and Argentina defender Juan Foyth, 22.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Celtic and Norway defender Kristoffer Ajer, 22, has told his agent to arrange a transfer this summer amid strong interest from clubs including Leicester City.
    (Daily Star)


  • Chelsea are confident of signing Manchester United's 19-year-old midfielder Angel Gomes.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • West Brom will rival Tottenham for the signing of £18m Fenerbahce and Kosovo forward Vedat Muriqi, 26, if they are promoted to the Premier League.
    (Birmingham Mail)




MANAGEMENT STUFF

  • Crystal Palace see Sean Dyche as the ideal long-term successor to Roy Hodgson.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Joan Laporta wants Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola to return as Barcelona coach next summer if he is successfully elected as the club's president.
    (ESPN)




INTERNATIONAL STUFF

  • England could be made to play eight matches in a mega winter window as FIFA plot a calendar overhaul.
    (Daily Mail)




OTHER STUFF

  • EFL clubs won't be able to vote on their futures - until the Premier League confirm there will be relegation.
    (Sun)


  • Bristol Rovers midfielder Alex Rodman believes 1,400 footballers from the EFL will be unemployed this summer amid fears that professional football may not return this year.
    (Daily Telegraph)


  • Mesut Ozil will see out the final year of his £350,000-a-week Arsenal contract, according to his agent.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Juventus have become the first Italian club to introduce their own salary cap, effectively ruling themselves out of the race for Manchester United's 27-year-old France midfielder Paul Pogba.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Work has resumed on the building of Brentford’s new Community Stadium – but it appears fans have already seen games at Griffin Park for the last time.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Lionel Messi, 32, and some of his fellow players in Spain face a 30% pay cut next season as Barcelona and Real Madrid consider extending the wage drop caused by coronavirus.
    (Sun)




















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