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Manchester City are trying to capture Arsenal midfielder Bukayo Saka ahead of Liverpool, despite neither club is anticipated to make a move for the England international this summer. Saka’s contract will continue until 2024 if an extension clause is invoked, although the Gunners are aiming to re-sign the 20-year-old.
Robert Lewandowski has revealed that he wants to join Barcelona in the next months, claiming that “something inside me” at Bayern Munich is “dead.”
Mohamed Salah had told his inner circle that he was willing to sign a new contract with Liverpool if he didn’t hear from Barcelona that they wanted to sign him as a free agent next year.
Chelsea are considering signing Matthijs de Ligt after the Dutchman declined to commit his future to Juventus. Jules Kounde, on the other hand, remains the Blues’ top defensive target.
Real Madrid is aiming to sign Gabriel Jesus ahead of Arsenal and rival Atletico Madrid. Man City’s latest contract offer to the Brazil forward has yet to be decided. Los Blancos, on the other hand, are not expected to pursue Serge Gnabry in this transfer window.
Juventus are sure that re-signing Paul Pogba will be simple, while they hope that Angel Di Maria would reject Barcelona’s interest and join them in Turin.
Tottenham football director Fabio Paratici is keeping an eye on John McGinn and James Ward-Prowse as he attempts to bolster Antonio Conte’s midfield with experience.
Meanwhile, Spurs are staying fast on their Steven Bergwijn valuation as Ajax continues to undercut them with low-ball offers. Tottenham are demanding at least €30 million for the winger, and Premier League teams could beat them to his signature.
If Sadio Mane’s move to Bayern Munich is completed in the next weeks, he has asked Liverpool teammate Thiago if he can stay at his home in Bavaria.
Newcastle’s summer rebuild is stuttering as the club backed out of a deal to sign Dean Henderson, while negotiations to sign Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Nathan Ake have stalled.
The Magpies are pressing ahead with deals for Moussa Diaby and Ismalila Sarr, while long-term target Sven Botman remains adamant about moving to Milan.
Arsenal and West Ham are interested in signing Manchester City’s Oleksandr Zinchenko. Most recently, the versatile 25-year-old made an impression while on international duty with Ukraine.
Despite having just finished a dismal time at Norwich, Billy Gilmour might join Everton on loan next season. Frank Lampard, the current manager of the Toffees, gave the young Scot his Chelsea debut.