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Tottenham Hotspur are aiming to beat Arsenal to Manchester City’s 25-year-old Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus by offering him Champions League football. (Mirror)
In the wake of Chelsea’s interest in Manchester City and England forward Raheem Sterling, 27, has been questioning people about living in west London. (Athletic)
Chelsea’s initial £21.5 million bid for Sterling was rejected. (Fabrizio Romano)
Manchester City are said to be willing to allow Jesus and Raheem Sterling depart if the appropriate offers come through, with Chelsea stepping up their chase of the latter. They’re hoping that talks with Inter Milan can seal Romelu Lukaku’s departure before focusing on England’s Sterling.
Chelsea could also contact Manchester City about Nathan Ake, a 27-year-old Dutch defender. (Telegraph, subscription required)
Romelu Lukaku, a 29-year-old striker for Chelsea and Belgium, is set to return to Inter Milan on a loan deal of £8.5 million plus add-ons. (Mail)
Manchester United is mulling a new proposal for Barcelona and Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong, who is 25 years old. (Fabrizio Romano)
Ruben Neves, a 25-year-old midfielder for Wolves and Portugal, is on United’s list of possible replacements if De Jong is not signed. (Fabrizio Romano, via givemesport)
Newcastle has been offered the chance to recruit Manchester United defender Eric Bailly, who is from the Ivory Coast. (Mirror)
The Magpies have also been advised that they must spend £50 million to sign Moussa Diaby, a 22-year-old Bayer Leverkusen winger. (Sun)
Cristiano Ronaldo, the 37-year-old Portuguese striker, has praised Manchester United’s pursuit of a new striker. (Express)
Louis van Gaal, the current manager of the Netherlands and former manager of Manchester United, was instrumental in preventing Ajax’s Dutch defender Jurrien Timber, 21, from joining Manchester United. (Marcel van der Kraan, Sky Sports)
Former Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri is interested in signing Chelsea and England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek for Lazio, according to his agent. (Metro)
Sebastien Haller, a 27-year-old Ivory Coast forward, has a 40 million euro (£34.3 million) asking price set by Ajax, with Borussia Dortmund intrigued. (90min)
Sunderland, Huddersfield Town, and Bristol City have all submitted bids for AFC Wimbledon’s Jack Rudoni, a 21-year-old English midfielder. (Sun)
David Raum, a left-back for Hoffenheim and Germany, refused to rule out the possibility of leaving the Bundesliga club last month. A rumour surfaced last week linking him to a move to Manchester United. (Bild)
Arsenal is ramping up their pursuit of Ajax defender Lisandro Martinez and Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus for a combined £70 million. However, they are up against local rivals Tottenham for Jesus after Antonio Conte opened a bid for the striker. (Mirror)
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