Rumour Mill: Mou wants Real Madrid star; Spurs eye £20m bid

Date published: Friday 27th May 2016 12:23

James Rodriguez: Attacker wanted by Mourinho

James Rodriguez: Attacker wanted by Mourinho

Barca have transfer listed Turan with a duo interested, while Mourinho has revealed his top summer targets according to Friday’s rumours.

ARSENAL

– Barcelona have transfer listed summer signing Arda Turan, with Manchester United and Arsenal interested (Goal)

– Barcelona are eyeing a shock swoop for Chelsea flop Juan Cuadrado as an alternative to Hector Bellerin (Don Balon)

– Arsenal and Tottenham target Denis Suarez has admitted playing for Barcelona would be a dream come true, but stopped short of confirming his expected return to the Nou Camp this summer (Sport)

– AFC Bournemouth are reported close to signing Arsenal and Crystal Palace target Mikael Ndjoli (Bournemouth Echo)

– Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has postponed contract talks for a second time and the 27-year-old says he is unwilling to discuss signing a new deal until after Euro 2016 (The Times)

– Arsenal are bracing themselves for a summer bid from Barcelona for full-back Hector Bellerin (Daily Star)

– Arsenal have tabled a £1.2m bid for Bolton defender Rob Holding, with the League One club considering Chris Powell and Nigel Adkins for the manager’s job (Daily Mail)

ASTON VILLA

– Sunderland are said to be battling it out with West Bromwich Albion for the signing of Aston Villa defender Ciaran Clark (Telegraph)

– Roberto Di Matteo is set to be given the task of rebuilding relegated Aston Villa (Daily Mirror)

BOURNEMOUTH

– AFC Bournemouth are reported close to signing Arsenal and Crystal Palace target Mikael Ndjoli (Bournemouth Echo)

– Bournemouth ace Glenn Murray is wanted by Reading, QPR and Fulham (The Sun)

– Bournemouth are leading the race to sign 18-year-old striker Mikael Ndjoli, who has not offered a professional contract by Millwall (Bournemouth Echo)

CHELSEA

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– Chelsea star Willian is looking for a huge pay rise (Telegraph)

– Inter Milan ‘keeper Samir Handanovic has had a change of heart and now wishes to stay at the club, with Chelsea reportedly interested

– Barcelona are eyeing a shock swoop for Chelsea flop Juan Cuadrado as an alternative to Hector Bellerin (Don Balon)

– Jose Mourinho wants to bring Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard to Manchester United (Express)

– Chelsea are confident of beating competition from Manchester United to resign their former striker Romelu Lukaku from Everton (Daily Mirror)

– Liverpool are considering a summer approach for Dinamo Zagreb’s Ante Coric, with Chelsea and Manchester City also in the race for the Croatia Under-21 international midfielder (Daily Mail)

– Sporting Lisbon midfielder Joao Mario, 23, says he is focused on playing for Portugal at Euro 2016 after reported interest from Manchester United and Chelsea (Daily Express)

– Chelsea will block any attempts by Mourinho to sign Brazilian midfielder Willian, 27, who has been linked with a £60m move to the Red Devils (London Evening Standard)

– Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, 24, says he will remain at Stamford Bridge next season, despite interest from Real Madrid and Paris St-Germain (Daily Express)

CRYSTAL PALACE

– Crystal Palace have emerged as the favourites to sign Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick and are set to beat West Ham to his signature (Croydon Advertiser)

– AFC Bournemouth are reported close to signing Arsenal and Crystal Palace target Mikael Ndjoli (Bournemouth Echo)

EVERTON

– Everton’s have been linked with a shock move for Braga coach Paulo Fonseca (Liverpool Echo)

– Everton are planning an offer to tempt Arsenal legend Marc Overmars – the director of football at Ajax – back into English football (Daily Express)

LEICESTER CITY

– Premier League champions Leicester City look like making Sporting Gijon centre-back Luis Hernandez, 27, their first signing of the summer on a free transfer (Leicester Mercury)

– CSKA Moscow forward Ahmed Musa admits he would be “happy to join” Leicester this summer (Daily Mail)

LIVERPOOL

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– Bayern Munich are willing to sell Mario Gotze – the Bavarians originally wanted €40M for the midfielder, then were willing to accept €25M, now it’s believed they’ll accept less (Bild)

– Galatasaray have joined a host of clubs lining up a move for Reds flop Mario Balotelli (Sport Mediaset)

– Liverpool are reportedly on the verge of making a £4 million bid for Leicester City full-back Ben Chilwell (Mail)

– Liverpool have reportedly approached agents offering the sale of Jordon Ibe (Mail)

– Liverpool have turned their focus to signing Southampton’s £25million-rated Sadio Mane after failing to land Mario Gotze (Guardian/Star)

– Liverpool are considering a summer approach for Dinamo Zagreb’s Ante Coric, with Chelsea and Manchester City also in the race for the Croatia Under-21 international midfielder (Daily Mail)

Liverpool and Wales midfielder Joe Allen, 26, who has been linked with Swansea, says if any interested clubs want to talk to him, he is “not going to pie them”

– Piotr Zielinski’s proposed move to Liverpool from Udinese is in danger of collapsing, the Poland international midfielder’s agent has revealed (Daily Star)

MANCHESTER CITY

– Manchester City and Manchester United transfer target John Stones is determined to force a move away from Everton during the summer window (MEN)

– Real Madrid are looking to lure Chelsea and Manchester City into the £38million transfer battle for Alvaro Morata (Sun)

– Pep Guardiola has told his new Manchester City bosses that he needs £200million and eight new starters as he plots his summer overhaul (Mirror)

– Man City midfielder Yaya Toure, 33, has rejected offers of £30m from two Chinese Super League clubs and is also not interested in joining Serie A side Inter Milan (The Guardian)

– Liverpool are considering a summer approach for Dinamo Zagreb’s Ante Coric, with Chelsea and Manchester City also in the race for the Croatia Under-21 international midfielder (Daily Mail)

Raheem Sterling, signed from Liverpool for £47m, is fearing for his Man City future under Pep Guardiola due to a crisis of confidence (Daily Mirror)

MANCHESTER UNITED

Jose Mourinho will make Real Madrid attacking midfielder James Rodriguez his first signing (Don Balon)

– Barcelona have transfer listed summer signing Arda Turan, with Manchester United and Arsenal interested (Goal)

Chelsea winger Willian wants to be reunited with Jose Mourinho at Manchester United (Guardian)

– Manchester City and Manchester United transfer target John Stones is determined to force a move away from Everton during the summer window (MEN)

– Jose Mourinho has drawn up a shortlist which inlcudes Kostas Manolas (£30m), John Stones (£45m), Raphael Varane (£30m) and Ezequiel Garay (£20m) all feature on his wishlist Alvaro Morata (£38m) and Andre Gomes (£38m) are also on his radar (Fabrizio Romano)

– Crystal Palace have emerged as the favourites to sign Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick and are set to beat West Ham to his signature (Croydon Advertiser)

Sporting Lisbon midfielder Joao Mario, 23, says he is focused on playing for Portugal at Euro 2016 after reported interest from Manchester United and Chelsea (Daily Express)

– Chelsea are confident of beating competition from Manchester United to resign their former striker Romelu Lukaku from Everton (Daily Mirror)

Jose Mourinho wants to sign Roma pair Alessandro Florenzi and Kostas Manolas (Daily Star)

– Chelsea will block any attempts by Mourinho to sign Brazilian midfielder Willian, 27, who has been linked with a £60m move to the Red Devils (London Evening Standard)

– Jose Mourinho wants to bring Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard to Manchester United (Express)

NEWCASTLE UNITED

– Roma have joined West Ham in the pursuit of Newcastle star Georginio Wijnaldum, with his agent confirming the player has to think about his future (Daily Mail)

NORWICH CITY

– Norwich City are interested in signing Patrick Bamford on a permanent deal from Chelsea this summer (TuttoMercatoWeb)

SOUTHAMPTON

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– The father of Saints target Dennis Praet believes Sevilla is the right club for his son and hopes they and Anderlecht can reach a deal (Deportes ABC)

– Southampton manager Ronald Koeman is eyeing a swoop for Atalanta’s teenage Ivory Coast international centre-back Franck Kessie (The Sun)

STOKE CITY

– Skipper Ryan Shawcross may be getting a contract extension, despite suffering a back injury this season (Stoke Sentinel)

SUNDERLAND

– Blackburn Rovers, Preston North End, Birmingham City and Wigan Athletic are all in the race to sign Sunderland striker Danny Graham (Lancashire Telegraph)

– Leeds United full-back Charlie Taylor is being tracked by several clubs, including Sunderland (Sunderland Echo)

– Sunderland are said to be battling it out with West Bromwich Albion for the signing of Aston Villa defender Ciaran Clark (Telegraph)

SWANSEA CITY

– Swansea have made a move for AZ Alkmaar’s attacking midfielder Markus Henriksen, 23, who is valued at £6m by the Dutch club (South Wales Evening Post)

– Liverpool and Wales midfielder Joe Allen, 26, who has been linked with Swansea, says if any interested clubs want to talk to him, he is “not going to pie them” (The Sun)

TOTTENHAM

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– Spurs are set to make a £20million bid for Palermo playmaker Franco Vazquez (Tuttosport)

– Manchester United’s Premier League rivals Tottenham have made a cheeky offer to Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Sky Italia)

Tottenham have reportedly opened negotiations with Basel over a £22million deal for teenage Switzerland striker Breel Embolo

– Wolfsburg will not sell Tottenham and Liverpool target Andre Schurrle this summer (Wolfsburg director Klaus Allofs)

– Spurs have made contact with Shakhtar Donetsk for Marlos Romero (Fichajes)

– Arsenal and Tottenham target Denis Suarez has admitted playing for Barcelona would be a dream come true, but stopped short of confirming his expected return to the Nou Camp this summer (Sport)

– Rangers are reportedly in talks to bring Dominic Ball back in the summer transfer window (Express)

– Tottenham have opened negotiations with Basel forward Breel Embolo, 19, after he scored 21 goals in 61 leagues appearances (Daily Express)

WATFORD

– Watford and Middlesbrough are interested in free agent Gaston Ramirez (Sun)

WEST BROM

– Sunderland are said to be battling it out with West Bromwich Albion for the signing of Aston Villa defender Ciaran Clark (Telegraph)

WEST HAM

– Crystal Palace have emerged as the favourites to sign Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick and are set to beat West Ham to his signature (Croydon Advertiser)

– Roma have joined West Ham in the pursuit of Newcastle star Georginio Wijnaldum, with his agent confirming the player has to think about his future (Daily Mail)

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