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Football Rumours on Wednesday 23rd July 2019

last updated Wednesday 24th July 2019, 9:57 AM



TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • Arsenal manager Unai Emery will decide in the next two weeks whether to let England Under-21 winger Reiss Nelson, 19, join Hertha Berlin on a season-long loan.
    (Sun)


  • Celtic boss Neil Lennon will hold talks with Scotland full-back Kieran Tierney, 22, after a third bid from Arsenal was rejected for failing to meet the Scottish club's valuation of £25m.
    (Daily Record)


  • Paris St-Germain have moved ahead of Juventus in the race for Tottenham defender Danny Rose and are confident of completing a £20m deal for the 29-year-old England international.
    (Sun)


  • Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy is ready to push Toby Alderweireld's price up to £40m if the 30-year-old Belgian's £25m release clause is allowed to expire on Friday.
    (Daily Telegraph)


  • Tottenham have moved closer to signing Real Betis' Argentina midfielder Giovani lo Celso, 23, for £45m.
    (Sun)


  • Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward will not join the summer tour as the club continues to work on transfers with two weeks to go before the deadline.
    (ESPN)


  • Woodward remains confident of completing deals for Leicester's England defender Harry Maguire, 26, and Newcastle midfielder Sean Longstaff, 21.
    (London Evening Standard)


  • Man Utd have told Inter Milan time is running out if they want to sign Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku, 26.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Sporting Lisbon's Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes, 24, says he wants to play in the Premier League amid rumours of a move to Manchester United.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Sporting and Manchester United are still divided over the fee for Fernandes, with the Premier League side £7m short of the Portuguese outfit's £62m valuation.
    (Daily Star)


  • Leicester have reportedly offered to double the wages of Sampdoria's Belgium midfielder Dennis Praet, 25, in order to beat AC Milan to the transfer.
    (Leicester Mercury)


  • Aston Villa have given up on their pursuit of Brentford winger Said Benrahma after having a £14m bid for the 23-year-old Algeria international rejected.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Liverpool will not allow England Under-21 midfielder Ovie Ejaria to leave on loan again this season - but are prepared to sell the 21-year-old.
    (Liverpool Echo)


  • Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is still looking to bring one more player in this summer, but admits it will be a very different transfer window to last summer's when they spent £170m.
    (Liverpool Echo)


  • Manchester City defender Tosin Adarabioyo, 21, who spent last term on loan at West Brom, is set for a second successive season away, joining Championship side Blackburn.
    (Manchester Evening News)


  • West Brom want to take Everton's 22-year-old defender Mason Holgate back on loan after the England Under-21 international spent the second half of last season at the Hawthorns.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Sheffield United want to hijack Leroy Fer's return to Holland. The 29-year-old midfielder, a free agent after leaving Swansea, is in talks with Feyenoord.
    (Sun)


  • Ipswich's Republic of Ireland midfielder Alan Judge, 30, has told manager Paul Lambert he would like to leave the club, amid interest from QPR.
    (East Anglian Daily Times)




MANAGEMENT STUFF
  • Unai Emery has said Arsenal must improve defensively and become more consistent if they are to catch Tottenham and Chelsea this season.
    (Daily Telegraph)


  • Unai Emery has made it clear there is no way back for Laurent Koscielny.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Sheffield Wednesday believe Steve Bruce's £3.5m release clause was leaked to Newcastle after submitting a complaint to the Premier League.
    (Daily Mail)




OTHER STUFF

  • Arsenal centre-back Rob Holding was almost caught out by a fan after they handed him at Tottenham shirt to sign - but the 23-year-old refused to sign it.
    (Twitter)


  • Dele Alli has defended himself after the Tottenham midfielder was snapped appearing to collapse on a sun lounger on Greek island Mykonos.
    (Daily Mail)




















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