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Football Rumours on Wednesday 22nd July 2015

last updated Wednesday 22nd July 2015, 11:13 AM

  • The "mystery" signing Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says he will be making this summer looks to be Juventus's 30-year-old Spanish striker Fernando Llorente.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • The Red Devils want Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos, 29, and goalkeeper Keylor Navas, 28 - or £28m in cash - in exchange for goalkeeper David De Gea, 24.
    ( Marca )

  • Real Madrid president Florentino Perez will have talks with Ramos, who has verbally agreed on a salary with United were he to move to Old Trafford.
    ( AS )

  • Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has conceded that his club may have to pay extraordinary money for Everton's 21-year-old centre-back John Stones.
    ( Daily Mail )

  • Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm admits striker Thomas Muller, 25, could follow Bastian Schweinsteiger to Manchester United after the Old Trafford club were linked with a move for the Germany international.
    ( Evening Standard )

  • Paris St-Germain have stepped up efforts to sign winger Angel Di Maria, 27, before the Argentine flies to the United States to begin his pre-season preparations.
    ( Daily Telegraph )

  • Liverpool are waiting for offers for strikers Rickie Lambert, 33, and Fabio Borini, 24, as Benteke prepares to complete his move to Anfield.
    ( Independent )

  • Chelsea defender Filipe Luis, 29, is ready to take a pay cut to ease his planned move to Atletico Madrid.
    ( Times )

  • Newcastle United have not written off their hopes of signing Marseille winger Florian Thauvin, 22, this summer.
    ( Newcastle Chronicle )

  • West Ham are close to signing midfielder Manuel Lanzini, 22, on a season-long loan deal from Argentine side River Plate.
    ( Evening Standard )

  • The Hammers could also move for veteran midfielder Esteban Cambiasso, 35, who has announced he will not be accepting Leicester City's offer of a new contract.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • Former Hearts midfielder Jason Holt, 22, is set to complete a move to Rangers.
    ( Daily Record )

  • Roma are in talks with Arsenal's Polish goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny, 25, over a one-year loan move, with a view to a permanent deal.
    ( talkSPORT )

  • The Gunners look like missing out on forward Julian Draxler, 21, after Juventus made a bid of around £17.5m to Schalke for the German.
    ( Goal )

  • Tottenham have made a bid of £7m for Lyon's 21-year-old forward Clinton N'Jie who scored eight goals for the French side last season.
    ( Daily Star )

  • Middle East side Al Ahli have offered £6m to Swansea for 29-year-old striker Bafetimbi Gomis and could offer the Frenchman a hefty contract.
    ( Daily Mirror )

  • Manager Eddie Howe says he is in the market for further additions to his Bournemouth squad - on top of the seven new faces brought into the club so far this summer.
    ( Bournemouth Echo )

  • Watford are set to announce the signing of Napoli defender Miguel Britos, 30.
    ( Watford Observer )

  • Norwich boss Alex Neil says attracting players to his newly promoted side has proved "difficult" this summer.
    ( Norwich Evening News )

  • Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper Alex McCarthy, 25, is thought to be on the brink of a move to Crystal Palace after being pictured in London with the Eagles' head of sports medicine, Zafar Iqbal.
    ( Croydon Advertiser )


  • Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri, 28, has condemned the "stupid" fans who booed new signing Raheem Sterling, 20, on his City debut in a friendly against Roma.
    ( Manchester Evening News )

  • Liverpool defender Kolo Toure, 34, believes the £32.5m signing of Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke, 24, will transform the Reds into serious contenders in the Premier League this season.
    ( Liverpool Echo )

  • Manchester United's Danish goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard, 31, will see out the remaining year of his contract, despite the imminent arrival of Argentina international Sergio Romero.
    ( Daily Star )

  • Leeds United's pre-season friendly against Eintracht Frankfurt in Austria was marred by crowd trouble.
    ( Sun )

  • Liverpool Ladies midfielder Fara Williams, 31, is determined to help England win the Women's European Championship in 2017.
    ( Daily Express )

  • Sunderland's recruitment of defender Younes Kaboul, 29, and 27-year-old midfielder Jeremain Lens have given the Black Cats' dressing room a lift, according to midfielder Seb Larsson.
    ( Sunderland Echo )

  • Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini apologised to manager Louis van Gaal for his sending off on the final day of last season which will see the midfielder, 27, miss the first three Premier League games of next season.
    ( Daily Express )

  • Record Newcastle goalscorer Alan Shearer has told new signing Aleksandar Mitrovic, 20, he will become a Tyneside hero if he scores goals.
    ( Sun )


  • Barcelona forward Lionel Messi received at least £2.4m in cash to lay a stone at a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations stadium in Gabon.
    ( France Football )

  • Young striker Julio Rey, 20, saw a dream transfer to Spanish side Deportivo La Coruna fall through after the club discovered he abused them on Twitter three years ago.
    ( Metro )

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