Arsenal leads Lucas’ chase
Arsenal are leading the battle to sign Lucas Moura, whom Paris Saint-Germain are looking to sell during the current transfer window.
The arrival of Brazil team-mate Neymar has done nothing to increase Lucas’ hopes of staying in the French capital and clubs from England and Italy are hoping to land him. Arsenal has already had a bid rejected for the 24-year-old, but PSG would be willing to sell for around €30 million.
Chelsea moves in for Bale
Chelsea has become a serious player in the race to lure Gareth Bale away from Real Madrid.
The former Tottenham star could be on his way out of the Spanish club, with Kylian Mbappe’s potential move from Monaco making a move away for the Welshman even more likely.
Manchester United have long been interested in Bale, but the Blues have now stepped up their interest with Florentino Perez believed to be willing to make a deal for around £90 million, which would go a long way in funding a move for Mbappe.
Barca to bid for Alli
Everton are ready to launch a £30 million raid for Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck if they miss out on his club mate Olivier Giroud, according to the Mirror.
The Toffees are after a new target man following the sale of Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United.
Madrid wants De Gea for Bale
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is willing to negotiate with Man Utd over a transfer for Gareth Bale if the Red Devils include David De Gea in any talks.
It has been reported that Bale’s position in the team is not assured under Zinedine Zidane, with Jose Mourinho allegedly waiting in the wings to pounce with a £90 million offer for the former Tottenham man.
Bayern to make Dier bid
Bayern Munich is set to make a £50 million bid for Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier.
Despite Spurs having rejected approaches from Manchester United for the England international, the Bundesliga champions believe they could tempt the north London outfit to sell.
Everton eyes Vermaelen
Everton are eyeing a move for Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen.
Ronald Koeman is keen to bolster his defensive rankings ahead of the new season and sees Belgium international Vermaelen as a relatively cheap option.
Reds wants Lanzini to replace Coutinho
Jurgen Klopp is already planning for Philippe Coutinho’s departure, with the Brazilian reportedly on Barcelona’s list of potential Neymar replacements, and would like to bring in Manuel Lanzini, according to Mundo Deportivo .
The West Ham star is seen by Liverpool as having similar qualities to Coutinho and the German manager believes he would be a good fit.
S’hampton offers Van Dijk to Chelsea
Southampton would rather sell Virgil van Dijk to Chelsea than Liverpool.
The £50m-rated defender is wanted by both Premier League clubs, but the Saints do not want to deal with Liverpool after they allegedly made an illegal approach for van Dijk earlier in the transfer window.