Football Gossip, Transfers, Injuries, Betting Tips, And Much More

Posted: 2018-08-07T13:55:31Z
Football Gossip, Transfers, Injuries, Betting Tips, And Much More

Manchester United have made a £35m bid for Barcelona centre-back Yerry Mina and want an answer on Tuesday, with Everton and Lyon also interested in the 23-year-old. (Sun)

Leicester City are adamant that England's 25-year-old centre-back Harry Maguire, who has been linked with Manchester United, will not be leaving the club this summer. (Star)

Manchester United have joined Arsenal in wanting to sign Barcelonaforward Ousmane Dembele, 21. (Mirror)

Chelsea are in talks to sign Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic, with the 24-year-old having told the Spanish club that he wants to leave because he wants to play more first-team football. (Times - subscription required)

Juventus, Real Madrid and Paris-St Germain are tracking Tottenham right-back Kieran Trippier following the 27-year-old's impressive performances for England at the 2018 World Cup. (Mail)

Sevilla are leading the race to sign Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi, with Atletico Madrid and Valencia also interested in the 24-year-old Belgium international. (Goal)

Transfer news

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba's agent, Mino Raiola, is trying to engineer the 25-year-old France international a move to Barcelona(Mail)

Manchester United have returned with a final offer for Tottenham's 29-year-old Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld. (Mirror)

Chelsea will pay the £89m release clause in Jan Oblak's Atletico Madridcontract to sign the 25-year-old Slovenia goalkeeper as a replacement for 26-year-old Belgium international Thibaut Courtois, who is set to join Real Madrid. (Mundo Deportivo - in Spanish)

Alternatively, Chelsea will look to sign Stoke's 25-year-old England goalkeeper Jack Butland if Courtois leaves. (Sky Sports)

Chelsea are considering a £25m bid for Butland. (Star)

Birmingham City are set for 20% of the profit if Stoke sell the English goalkeeper this summer. (Birmingham Mail)

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Tottenham and Kenya midfielder Victor Wanyama, 27, is a target for Roma(La Repubblica, via Mirror)

Fulham want to sign 27-year-old Belgium defender Dedryk Boyata, but Celtic are reluctant to sell. (Mail)

West Ham are interested in Fiorentina's 32-year-old Colombia midfielder Carlos Sanchez, who used to play for Aston Villa. (Mirror)

Arsenal are open to offers for 27-year-old England forward Danny Welbeck. (Evening Standard)

Croatia midfielder Luka Modric, 32, is seriously considering leaving Real Madrid because he is tempted by a lucrative offer from Inter Milan. (La Sexta - in Spanish)

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas says 23-year-old Barcelona defender Yerry Mina is "still very interested" in a move to the French club, despite reports suggesting the Colombia international is set to join Everton. (Liverpool Echo)

Everton are set to sign 25-year-old Brazil winger Bernard on a free transfer. (Mail)

Manchester United are preparing a "huge" bid for Lazio's 23-year-old Serbia midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. (Calciomercato)

Fulham's signing of Ivory Coast midfielder Jean Michael Seri, 27, is "a steal", says former Cottagers manager Rene Meulensteen. (BBC Radio 5 live)

Real Madrid's 24-year-old Croatia midfielder Mateo Kovacic is refusing to train as he tries to force a move away from the Spanish club. (Marca)

Burnley remain keen to sign Stoke's 37-year-old former England striker Peter Crouch. (Sun)

Leicester are in talks with Dinamo Zagreb over a potential £13m deal for 21-year-old Croatian centre-back Filip Benkovic. (Mail)

Brentford have rejected Leicester's £15m bid for 20-year-old Wales defender Chris Mepham. (ESPN)

Southampton's 30-year-old former England goalkeeper Fraser Forster is a target for Turkish clubs Besiktas and Fenerbahce(Sun)

Spanish former Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla, 33, has signed a permanent deal with Villarreal following a successful trial. (EFE)

Arsenal's 18-year-old English winger Reiss Nelson is set to be given a new long-term contract. (Sun)

Derby County have beaten Middlesbrough to the signing of Ipswich's 28-year-old striker Martyn Waghorn. (East Anglian Daily Times)

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says England captain Harry Kane, 25, was disappointed with the amount of goals he scored at the World Cup, despite winning the Golden Boot. (Mail)