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Football Rumours on Wednesday 21st June 2017

last updated Wednesday 21st June 2017, 9:43 AM

  • Tottenham want £45m for England defender Kyle Walker, 27, who is a target for Manchester City.
    ( Daily Star )

  • Arsenal have told Barcelona that defender Hector Bellerin, 22, is not for sale and are confident the Spaniard will stay this summer.
    ( Independent )

  • And the North London club have opened talks with midfielder Aaron Ramsey, 26, over a contract extension to avoid further uncertainty over his future.
    ( Daily Telegraph )

  • Juventus have lined up Manchester United defender Matteo Darmian, 27, as their preferred replacement for defender Dani Alves, who looks set to leave the Serie A champions.
    ( Goal )

  • Alves, 34, is ready to agree a two-year deal with Manchester City once he resolves his departure from Juventus.
    ( Daily Mail )

  • Premier League champions Chelsea have made a move for Bayern Munich and Poland striker Robert Lewandowski, 28.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • Manchester United would be Cristiano Ronaldo's only choice if he opted for a Premier League return, according to the 32-year-old's advisers.
    ( Daily Record )

  • But Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has described the speculation over Cristiano Ronaldo's future as "very strange" and says there are no plans to sell the forward.
    ( Talksport )

  • Swansea City will sign Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham, 19, on a one-year loan deal.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • And the Welsh outfit have also asked Fenerbahce about the availability of former Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel, 32.
    ( Daily Mail )

  • Bojan Krkic may still have a future at Stoke City, says chief executive Tony Scholes. The playmaker, 26, has been linked with various Spanish clubs after a half-season loan to Mainz.
    ( Stoke Sentinel )

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic's agent Mino Raiola says the 35-year-old striker, who is out of contract at Manchester United at the end of June, has had "many offers from the US and beyond".
    ( Manchester Evening News )

  • West Ham have begun talks over a new deal with midfielder Pedro Obiang, 25, as they look to fend off interest from Everton, Sevilla and AC Milan.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • Chelsea are planning to loan out 22-year-old centre-back Kurt Zouma this summer as they look to sign Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci, 30, and Southampton's Virgil van Dijk, 25.
    ( Evening Standard )

  • West Brom are set to offer defender Jonny Evans, 29, a £100,000-a-week contract, which will make him the best paid player in the club's history.
    ( Sun )

  • Meanwhile, the Baggies have made a £12m offer for Southampton striker Jay Rodriguez, 27, although his former club Burnley and Newcastle United are also interested.
    ( Daily Mail )

  • German goalkeeper Loris Karius, 23, has signalled to Liverpool that he is going nowhere this summer.
    ( Goal )

  • Real Madrid defender Pepe, 34, says he has not made a decision on his future, despite being linked with a summer move to Paris St-Germain.
    ( ESPN FC )

  • Manchester City defender Eliaquim Mangala, 26, is discussing a move to Lyon.
    ( Daily Mail )

  • Huddersfield boss David Wagner is set to sign Reading's 28-year-old midfielder Danny Williams.
    ( Sun )

  • Chelsea are close to the signing of Middlesbrough winger Adama Traore, 21.
    ( Daily Star )

  • Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that striker Olivier Giroud, 30, remains a key player in his squad.
    ( Evening Standard )

  • Watford winger Nordin Amrabat, 30, has been linked with a move to La Liga side Deportivo La Coruna.
    (Watford Observer)


  • Southampton are ready to appoint Mauricio Pellegrino as manager - as long as he promises not to use them as a stepping stone.
    ( Sun)


  • Leyton Orient's takeover has edged towards completion with businessman Nigel Travis to succeed Francesco Becchetti.
    ( Daily Mail )

  • West Ham United co-owner David Sullivan has offered a £25,000 reward to find the 'Essex Spiderman' who broke into his mansion last Sunday.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has shrugged off talk of his future to appear in a Save the Children video for World Refugee Day.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • The Bundesliga has announced new kick-off times for the 2017-18 season, including Friday and Monday night games.
    ( Bundesliga )

  • Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha has bought a number of horses as he plans to conquer Royal Ascot as well as the Premier League.
    ( Racing Post )

  • London-born George Saunders is the only English professional currently playing domestic football in South America - and he could find himself wearing the yellow of Colombia at next year's World Cup.

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