Paper Talk: Man Utd target £50m England kingpin

Date published: Friday 13th July 2018 8:00

Manchester United have targeted Harry Maguire, while Real Madrid want £150m-rated Eden Hazard and Barca are ready to take Willian and another key Chelsea man, all in the papers.



It was wholly predictable and the link has finally arrived via the Daily Mail.

Manchester United are chasing Emgland defender Harry Maguire after Jose Mourinho was impressed with his performances in Russia.

Mourinho has been at the World Cup for Russia Today and is now believed to have set his sights on the Leicester man, who will reportedly cost upwards of £50million.

Such has been Maguire’s impact for Gareth Southgate’s Three Lions there is expected to be a long queue for the player’s services.



Chelsea could field an enquiry for another of their stars, with Barcelona making an ambitious move for N’Golo Kante (Gianluca Di Marzio)

Marcelo could join Ronaldo at Juventus (Corriere dello Sport)

Real Madrid are preparing a £150m bid to take Belgium forward Eden Hazard, 27, from Chelsea this summer as a replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo (Mail)

Tottenham are open to the prospect of selling 29-year-old Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld before the new Premier League season and will consider a deal with Manchester United. (Yahoo Sport)

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has now ruled out a move for a new goalkeeper this summer. (Mirror)

Chelsea have received a second bid worth £60m from Barcelona for Brazil winger Willian, 29. (Mail)

Chelsea are battling with Paris St-Germain to sign 31-year-old AC Milan and Italy defender Leonardo Bonucci. (Corriere dello Sport)

Stoke want Liverpool’s 21-year-old England Under-21 winger Sheyi Ojo as part of the £13.75m deal that will take Switzerland forward Xherdan Shaqiri, 26, to Anfield. (Sun)

Liverpool have made a £17.5m bid for Besiktas and Croatia defender Domagoj Vida, 29. (Fanatik)

West Ham target Felipe Anderson, 25, has flown into London as the Brazil midfielder nears a club record £50m move from Lazio. (Sun)

Tottenham look set to miss out on signing PSG’s France midfielder Adrien Rabiot as the 23-year-old wants to join Barcelona. (Sport)

Arsenal and Chelsea could be set to miss out on CSKA Moscow and Russia midfielder Aleksandr Golovin because the 22-year-old would prefer a move to Juventus. (Tuttosport)

Eintracht Frankfurt would have to listen to offers for Ante Rebic, according to sporting director Fredi Bobic. The Croatia winger, 24, has been linked with Manchester United. (Sport 1)

​​Leicester City have turned to Torino’s 28-year-old Spanish winger Iago Falque – who used to play for Tottenham – in their search for a new winger after the departure Algeria international Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City. (Tutosport)

Fulham have joined Wolves in trying to sign Manchester City’s Ukraine wing-back Oleksandr Zinchenko, who could cost about £16m. (Telegraph)

Southampton will have to compete with Lazio for the signing of Atalanta’s Italianstriker Andrea Petagna, 23. (Calciomercato)

Crystal Palace are keen on West Ham winger Michail Antonio and are considering a £15m bid for the 28-year-old Englishman. (Sky Sports)

Eagles boss Roy Hodgson says 30-year-old Mali midfielder Bakary Sako has turned down the offer of a new contract at Selhurst Park. (Football.London)

DC United striker Wayne Rooney, 32, says Everton “made it clear” they wanted him to leave the club this summer, prompting the former England captain’s move to the United States. (ESPN)

West Ham and Manchester United have expressed an interest in signing Sporting Lisbon’s Italian right-back Cristiano Piccini, 25. (Turkish-Football)

Southampton are looking to loan out 30-year-old English goalkeeper Fraser Forster, 30, after signing England Under-21 international Angus Gunn, 22, from Manchester City. (Daily Echo)

Everton are chasing two players from Barcelona – France left-back Lucas Digne, 24, and 23-year-old Colombia centre-back Yerry Mina. (Mirror)

Everton’s  Tyias Browning, 24, is seeking a loan move having spent last season with Sunderland. (Liverpool Echo)

​​Stoke City and Senegal midfielder Badou Ndiaye, 27, has told the club that he wants to leave this summer to rejoin Galatasaray. (Milliyet)

Burnley boss Sean Dyche says the Premier League club will break their transfer record again this summer. (Lancashire Telegraph)

Nottingham Forest are close to signing Jack Colback, 28, from Newcastle after the English midfielder spent the second half of last season on loan at the City Ground. (Northern Echo)


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