TRANSFER NEWS: THE LATEST RUMOURS FROM MAN UTD, CHELSEA, ARSENAL AND ALL THE TOP TEAMS
Sportnow takes a look at the biggest transfer stories from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond throughout the ongoing summer window
FOUR CLUBS WANT THOMAS MULLER
English Premier League bigteam trio Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool, along with Italian champions Juventus, would all be keen to sign Muller, if he is allowed to leave Bayern with James already signed as his readymade replacement
MADRID WON'T REPLACE MORATA
Real Madrid won’t sign a replacement for Alvaro Morata, if the Spain international striker leaves during the transfer window, reports AS.
AC Milan and Chelsea have been linked with bids for Morata, after Manchester United seemingly ended their pursuit after bringing in Belgium striker "Romelu Lukaku" from Everton for second record deal for the devils 😈
Madrid want Morata to stay for another season, but if their €90 million valuation is met, they won’t move to bring in another striker to replace him with players already available
MAN UTD SCOUT BRAZILIAN STRIKER
Manchester United are one of several clubs to have been watching Fluminense’s €20 million-rated striker Richarlison, according to Calciomercato.
The 20-year-old, who can play up front or on the wing, has also been linked with AC Milan, Roma and Ajax in recent weeks.
LIVERPOOL MIDFIELDER SET FOR £8M EXIT
Stewart has only made just 20 first-team appearances for Liverpool, and has flown home from the club’s pre-season trip to Hong Kong in order to finalise his switch to Championship side Hull city
ARSENAL TO GO FOR KARIM BENZEMA
Arsenal will make a move for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema if they lose Alexis Sanchez to rival club, according to the Don Balon, via Daily Star .
Alexis has consistently been linked with a Gunners exit throughout the summer transfer window, with Arsene Wenger keen on the Real Madrid striker should he lose his star man.
With the striker willing to leave the gunners for champions league football next season since the gunners won't be playing Champions League football next season but Europa league
UNITED MAKE VERRATTI CONTACT
Manchester United have held initial talks over a move for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti, according to TuttoMercatoWeb .
The Red devils have met with the Italy international's representatives as they ready themselves to battle Barcelona for his signature though Verrati will only want Barcelona move
MILAN DRAW CLOSER TO BELOTTI MOVE
Milan's summer of big spending could be set to continue with the capture of prized striker Andrea Belotti from Torino, according to Gianluci Di Marzio .
Torino are demanding €80 million plus M'Baye Niang and Gabriel Paletta from the San Siro club, who feel they can seal the deal with an offer of those two players plus €60m.
Milan currently completed there 10th summer signing with Bonucci there latest signing
WEST HAM AGREE ARNAUTOVIC DEAL
West Ham have sealed a £24 million deal with Stoke City to sign forward Marko Arnautovic, according to the BBC .
The Hammers saw two bids for the 28-year-old Austrian rejected before the Potters accepted the London club's most recent offer.
ALEXIS OFFERED TO MADRID
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez has been offered to Real Madrid, according to OK Diario .
The player's agent has been looking to find him a new club, but the Liga champions have rejected the opportunity to sign the former Barcelona man.
Report have also been linking the Chilean to rival clubs like Chelsea and Manchester City favorite
NEYMAR ACCEPTS PSG OFFER
Neymar has apparently agreed a deal to join PSG, according to Esporte Interativo .
The Ligue 1 club are seemingly willing to pay the player's €222 million release clause, in a move that would make him the world's most expensive player by some distance..with Manchester United midfielder Paul pogba still holding the record
The transfer might be officially announced in the next two weeks, with reports having showed over the last few days claiming that the player is unsettled at Camp Nou.
DORTMUND TO KEEP AUBAMEYANG
Borussia Dortmund have decided to keep Gabon forward "Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang"after the striker was linked with a £70 million move to Chelsea, claims Kicker .
Chelsea were reportedly keen to sign Aubameyang after missing out on Romelu Lukaku, while AC Milan and clubs in China were also linked with a bid for the striker
However, unless an offer of €100 million is received, Dortmund will not let Aubameyang leave during the transfer window.
NO VAN DIJK TRANSFER REQUEST
Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk has not handed in a transfer request in an attempt to force a move to Liverpool, according to Daily Echo .
Reports had claimed that Van Dijk had spoken to Southampton in a bid to secure a summer transfer, with Liverpool his preferred destination.
But Southampton remain determined to hold on to the Dutch centre-half, who has also been linked with the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City.
CHELSEA WON'T MEET £30.8M DANILO FEE
Chelsea are refusing to meet Real Madrid’s €30.8 million asking price to sign Brazilian right-back Danilo, reports the Evening Standard .
And the Premier League champions could now face competition for Danilo from Manchester City, who want to sign another right-back following their £45m capture of Kyle Walker.
LIVERPOOL IN £10M ROBERTSON TALKS
Andrew Robertson has flown home from Hull City’s pre-season tour in Portugal to discuss a £10 million move to Liverpool, claims Sky Sports .
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is looking to sign a new left-back to compete with Nathaniel clyne and talks are reportedly ongoing with Hull city over a potential deal for Robertson.
VIDAL REJECTS JUVE MOVE
Barcelona full-back Aleix Vidal has rejected the opportunity to join Juventus as a replacement for Dani Alves, reports Sport .
Vidal was initially signed by Barcelona to be a long-term successor to Alves, and he is now wanted by Juve following the Brazilian’s departure for Paris Saint-Germain.
WILSHERE BID REJECTED
Arsenal have turned down a bid of £6.2 million from Serie A side Sampdoria for Jack Wilshere, according to Gianluca Di Marzio .
The Gunners are said to be holding out for £8.8m before sanctioning a sale of the England international midfielder.
CHELSEA CONSIDER BERTRAND
Chelsea are mulling over an approach to bring Ryan Bertrand back to the club from Southampton, reports the Evening Standard.
Sportnow revealed in June that Manchester City are also keen on the England international , but they could face competition from the reigning Premier League champions Chelsea
PSG TO MAKE SENSATIONAL ALEXIS SWOOP
Arsenal's chances of keeping Alexis Sanchez in north London may have taken a further hit with the Daily Mirror reporting that Paris Saint-Germain have joined the battle for the forward.
Sanchez have been Long linked with Pep Guardiola's Manchester City, the Chilean has so far neglected signing a new deal with the Arsenal.
But the drama has taken a further twist with the newspaper's assertion that PSG have contacted his agent, after interest from Bayern Munich looked cooled.
JUVE CONSIDER MIDFIELD TRIO
Juventus are looking to strengthen their midfield by signing Nemanja Matic, Steven N'Zonzi or William Carvalho, Calciomercatoreports.
Matic is manager Massimiliano Allegri's preferred choice, and he could be available should Chelsea be unwilling to sell him to Premier League rivals Manchester United.
MAHREZ PUSHING FOR ROMA MOVE
Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez is prepared to take a pay cut to help facilitate a move to Roma, according to the Leicester Mercury .
Roma already saw a €23 million bid for the Algeria international rejected, with the Serie A side reportedly prepared to increase their offer to €30m. The Foxes, however, remain reluctant to sell for less than €55m because he's an important player of the team
PALACE PLOT WILSHERE LOAN
Crystal Palace are keen to boost their squad with the acquisition of Jack Wilshere on a temporary basis from Arsenal, according to The Sun .
The England midfielder has struggled desperately with injuries, which have pushed him down the pecking order at the Emirates Stadium.
And after spending 2016-17 at Bournemouth, he could well go out on loan again as Palace seek to complete a deal for the England international
ARSENAL TOLD TRANSFER FEE FOR THOMAS LEMAR
Monaco have told Arsenal in no uncertain terms that they will have to break their transfer record should they wish to sign Thomas Lemar, according to the Mirror .
The French club have seen several of the players who led them to a Champions League semi-final leave already in the close-season.
But unless Arsene Wenger is willing to shell out £80 million for Lemar, smashing the record set last month with the arrival of Alexandre Lacazette, they are unlikely to close a deal for the winger.
CHELSEA SHY AWAY FROM MORATA BIDDING WAR
Chelsea have no intention of being dragged into a bidding war for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata, according to the Daily Star .
With Diego Costa on the verge of leaving Stamford Bridge for old club "Atletico Madrid" and Romelu Lukaku already signed by Manchester United, the Blues need to bring in a new name up front.
But despite strong link for Morata from Chelsea manager "Antonio Conte", the League winners board are unwilling to go up against Milan and spend over the odds in the battle for his signature.
ROONEY TO BE OFFERED MAN UTD ROLE
Wayne Rooney will return to Manchester United when he retires as an ambassador to the club, according to the Sun .
The former club captain ended his long association with the Red Devils to return to former club Everton in July.
But he could yet make a comeback at Old Trafford, albeit in an off-field role, while the club also discussing the possibility of erecting a statue for the Legend
PSG READY TO PAY NEYMAR BUYOUT CLAUSE
Neymar will be the subject of another transfer bid by Paris Saint-Germain, who are set to break the bank for the Brazilian, reports GianlucaDiMarzio.com .
The French club have long been linked with Neymar, but were thwarted last year when he signed a new deal at Camp Nou.
This time round though they are determined not to take no for an answer, and could even match his release clause of €222 million in order to force a move.
INTER PLOT KROOS MOVE
The San Siro club are feeling the heat as rivals AC Milan have undertaken a massive spending initiative this summer,having already signed 10players and still counting.
The Italian club believe the 27-year-old Germany international could be available at the right time