• Antonio Conte target speaks out on summer move to Chelsea

    The Express "Incoming Blues boss Antonio Conte has reportedly targeted Bonucci as the man to replace John Terry in the summer. Terry is out of contract at the end of the season and the 35-year-old skipper is yet to be offered a new deal by the Blues." April 30

  • Manchester United launch bid for Brazilian forward

    Daily Star "The 18-year-old Palmeiras forward has been tipped for big things and has been labelled a better prospect than Neymar. And Brazilian newspaper O Estado de Sao Paulo claims United and Spanish side Atletico Madrid have made a bid for the player. The report states that Jesus has a £23.5m release..." April 30

  • West Brom on-loan midfielder Sandro keen to stay but keeping his options open

    Daily Mail "Sandro would welcome the chance to seal a permanent deal with West Brom but is prepared to keep his options open. The on-loan QPR midfielder is waiting to hear from the club over whether they will keep him. The Baggies have an option to make the deal permanent after they signed the Brazil..." April 30

  • Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois set for transfer this summer as new boss Antonio Conte OKs his exit

    Daily Mirror "Antonio Conte has given Chelsea the green light to sell Thibaut Courtois. Incoming Blues boss Conte is willing to offload the keeper if the club receive a reasonable offer. A summer move would suit Courtois too — he has indicated to Conte he wants to leave the Bridge." April 30

  • Corinthians expect Pato to stay at Chelsea - Sky sources

    Sky Sports "Corinthians expect Alexandre Pato to remain at Chelsea next season, according to Sky sources. The former AC Milan striker has made just two appearances for the Blues since arriving on loan in January, but sources at the Brazilian club have told Sky Sports News HQ that incoming Chelsea boss..." April 30

  • Manchester City lining up move for West Ham youngster Reece Oxford with Pep Guardiola mindful of home-grown quota

    Daily Mail "Manchester City are considering a formal approach for young West Ham defender Reece Oxford. The Champions League semi-finalists are on the look-out for top English talent and the 17–year-old centre half is high on their list of considerations for next season. Oxford is a product of West..." April 30

  • Liverpool FC boss Klopp explains Flanagan's recent absence

    Liverpool Echo "Jurgen Klopp has explained Jon Flanagan’s recent absence as he insisted the Liverpool defender is still working his way back to full fitness. The 23-year-old full-back, who made his comeback from a serious knee injury in January after 18 months out, hasn’t featured for the Reds since he..." April 30

  • Man Utd have no agreement with Jose Mourinho - Sky sources

    Sky Sports "Sky Sports News HQ understands no agreement has been reached between Manchester United and Jose Mourinho over the manager's job at Old Trafford. The former Chelsea and Real Madrid boss is reportedly keen on the post should United look to replace Louis van Gaal in the summer. Speculation..." April 29

  • Juventus eye N'Golo Kante as Paul Pogba replacement

    talkSport "Juventus will make a move for Leicester City star N'Golo Kante - if Paul Pogba leaves this summer. Pogba is wanted by all of Europe's top clubs, including Barcelona, Manchester City and Real Madrid. Juventus are keen to keep hold of their star midfielder but are aware that his departure..." April 29

  • Theo Walcott wanted by Manchester City as Pep Guardiola instructs club to monitor Arsenal forward’s situation

    London Evening Standard "Manchester City have added Arsenal forward Theo Walcott to their list of potential summer signings. Incoming manager Pep Guardiola is a keen admirer of the 27-year-old and Standard Sport understands he has asked City to monitor Walcott’s situation closely as he faces a crossroads in his career..." April 29

  • Man United move step closer to completing £46m move for Renato Sanches as Benfica chief arrives in London for talks

    Daily Mail "Manchester United are set to seal a £46million deal for Benfica’s teenage midfield sensation Renato Sanches. Sportsmail revealed in January that United were deep in talks to sign the 18-year-old and Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira was in London on Thursday night to complete the..." April 29

  • Everton Worried Ross Barkley Will Leave If Roberto Martinez Stays

    Bleacher Report "Everton's poor season has put the future of some of their star players under the spotlight. In the video above, Bleacher Report Insider Dean Jones reveals the club are worried that Ross Barkley, one of the club's best young talents, might leave if manager Roberto Martinez remains in his..." April 29

  • Roberto Martinez could be sacked next week with Everton board meeting scheduled for Friday

    The Telegraph "Everton are due to hold a board meeting on Friday in which the future of manager Roberto Martinez will be discussed with the Spaniard on the brink of being sacked. Should the meeting and Saturday’s Premier League game against Bournemouth go badly for Martinez, then the 42-year-old could even..." April 29

  • Ivan Perisic speaks out: This is what Liverpool and Chelsea need to do to sign me

    Daily Star "The 27-year-old only joined Inter Milan last summer, arriving for around £12.5m from Wolfsburg. But he is understood to be on Antonio Conte’s radar as the incoming Chelsea boss prepares for his first season at Stamford Bridge. Liverpool are also interested, with reports in Italy claiming..." April 29

  • Manchester United have told Jose Mourinho the Old Trafford job is his next season after advanced talks

    The Sun "JOSE MOURINHO has been assured in the last 48 hours that he will be Manchester United’s new boss. His camp were worried about United boardroom support for Laurent Blanc as revealed by SunSport. But Mourinho was told he is still the man the major decision makers at Old Trafford want." April 29

  • Leicester plot transfer of Southampton star Victor Wanyama if they need to replace N'Golo Kante

    Daily Mirror "Claudio Ranieri is monitoring Southampton’s Victor Wanyama as a possible replacement for N’Golo Kante. Leicester boss Ranieri is set to lose his PFA Player of the Year nominee this summer, with Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, ­Manchester City and Arsenal all huge admirers. Meanwhile, fellow..." April 29

  • Arsenal plot stunning move to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic

    Daily Star "The 34-year-old will be a free agent in June after failing to agree a new deal with Paris St-Germain. Ibrahimovic is keen to end his career in the Premier League with Manchester United desperate to sign him. United club chiefs have told Starsport that they are willing to offer him a two-year..." April 28

  • N'Golo Kante and Granit Xhaka on Arsene Wenger's wishlist in Arsenal midfield overhaul

    The Sun "The Gunners chief has French ace Kante, 25, who made the PFA Team of the Year, at the top of his hit list. But he has also been in talks with German side Monchengladbach over a £27.5m deal for Xhaka, 23, if he cannot secure a deal for the Leicester midfielder. Wenger wants to improve his..." April 28

  • Leicester OK N'Golo Kante transfer as long as they can sign a replacement for him

    Daily Mirror "Leicester have told N’Golo Kante he can leave the King Power this summer - but only if they have a replacement lined-up. Manchester City are the latest of Europe’s biggest clubs to join the chase for the champions-elect Foxes ' tireless midfielder, who was a finalist for PFA Player of the Year..." April 28

  • Manchester United renew interest in Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United are back in the hunt for Real Madrid star Toni Kroos. And that could raise more question marks about Louis van Gaal's future at Old Trafford. United tried to sign Germany midfielder Kroos from Bayern Munich two years and former Red Devils boss David Moyes believed it was a..." April 28

  • Manchester United transfer plans altered by Daley Blind

    Manchester Evening News "When Louis van Gaal told Ed Woodward of his desire to sign a ball-playing centre back in the summer of 2014, one name he mentioned was Mats Hummels. The Dutchman first wanted to look at the players he had inherited from David Moyes but United’s executive vice-chairman was asked to find out if..." April 28

  • Bartra set for summer exit

    Marca.com "This summer could be a dramatic one for Barcelona defender Marc Bartra, as the Blaugrana consider making him available for transfer.Making just 13 appearances during 2015/16, the 25-year-old has become surplus to requirements at La Masia, and is set to be allowed to leave in the..." April 28

  • Middlesbrough join host of Premier League clubs in the race to sign £12million-rated Gent striker Laurent Depoitre

    Daily Mail "Middlesbrough have joined the queue of clubs watching Gent striker Laurent Depoitre. The 27-year-old Belgium international has just a year left on contract but is valued at £12million by his club. Depoitre has scored 14 goals this season and got one for his country on his international..." April 28

  • Jose Mourinho to Man United: Agent spotted in Manchester… to sort out Man City deal

    The Express "Jorge Mendes, who also looks after David De Gea and Cristiano Ronaldo, is understood to be brokering a deal to bring Mourinho to Manchester United. Express Sport understands Mourinho, 53, is United's No 1 candidate to succeed manager Louis van Gaal if the Dutchman leaves the club this..." April 28

  • Leicester OK N'Golo Kante transfer as long as they can sign a replacement for him

    Daily Mirror "Leicester have told N’Golo Kante he can leave the King Power this summer - but only if they have a replacement lined-up. Manchester City are the latest of Europe’s biggest clubs to join the chase for the champions-elect Foxes ' tireless midfielder, who was a finalist for PFA Player of the Year..." April 28

  • Manchester United transfer plans altered by Daley Blind

    Manchester Evening News "When Louis van Gaal told Ed Woodward of his desire to sign a ball-playing centre back in the summer of 2014, one name he mentioned was Mats Hummels. The Dutchman first wanted to look at the players he had inherited from David Moyes but United’s executive vice-chairman was asked to find out if..." April 28

  • Bayern Munich want Alexis Sanchez as Germans plot summer transfer swoop for Arsenal star

    Daily Mirror "Bayern Munich are sniffing around Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez. The German giants have made discreet enquiries about whether Arsenal would be prepared to sell Sanchez this summer. Sanchez, 27, was a sensational £33m signing for Arsenal two years ago and enjoyed a brilliant first season at..." April 27

  • Bayern Munich in talks with Borussia Dortmund over signing Mats Hummels

    The Guardian "Bayern Munich have said they are in talks with the Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels about joining the club in the summer. The German champions’ chairman, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, confirmed on Tuesday that Bayern have started discussions with the Germany international and that talks with..." April 27

  • Jonas Hector ready for Liverpool transfer talks, confirms agent

    Metro "Liverpool have been given the green light to sign FC Koln’s Jonas Hector after his agent admitted they’d talk with interested clubs. Hector, 25, has scored four goals in 116 appearances for Koln since making his debut for the Bundesliga outfit in 2012 but the left-back is now being heavily..." April 27

  • Arsenal planning to steal Chelsea wonderkid Dominic Solanke as youngster demands bumper contract

    The Sun "ARSENAL are planning to steal Chelsea wonderkid Dominic Solanke from under the noses of their London rivals. The 18-year-old forward is holding the Blues to ransom, demanding a staggering £50,000-a-week contract to stay at Stamford Bridge. Solanke also wants assurances he will be given the..." April 27

  • Chelsea's Leonardo Bonucci transfer hopes boosted as they eye Dortmund star Henrikh Mkhitaryan

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea have been given a boost in their pursuit of Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci after he refused to commit his future to the newly-crowned Italian champions. The 28-year-old centre-back, who has just helped the Turin giants land their fifth successive Serie A title, is one of the Blues ’..." April 27

  • Maradona urges Napoli to sell Higuain and sign Kane

    Marca.com "Diego Maradona has called for the Napoli board to sell top scorer Gonzalo Higuain, insisting the Italian club replace him with Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane. Napoli have sold star players in the past for a hefty fee, notably Ezequiel Lavezzi to Paris Saint-Germain, and Maradona feels the..." April 27

  • Paris St-Germain's Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal and Man City target confirms transfer talks

    Daily Star "The Paris St-Germain defender has failed to break in to the French champions' central defence on a regular basis and his patience appears to have worn out. There is plenty of interest in his signature with Barcelona, Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal and Manchester City all keen." April 27

  • Arsenal loanee Wojciech Szczesny: I want to stay at Roma

    London Evening Standard "Wojciech Szczesny has confirmed he wants to stay at Roma in the summer after a successful loan spell. The Polish international has missed only four Serie A games this season and was at his best for Roma on Monday, holding league top scorer Gonzalo Higuain at bay in a 1-0 victory that ensured..." April 27

  • Tottenham preparing summer move for Lyon defender Samuel Umtiti ahead of Champions League return

    Daily Mirror "Tottenham are looking at Lyon defender Samuel Umtiti to reinforce their defensive line ahead of next season’s Champions League campaign. The Cameroon-born central defender has attracted admiring glances from clubs across Europe, including Barcelona, but it is Spurs that have made the greatest..." April 27

  • Middlesbrough join Aston Villa and West Brom in race for 'Belgian Jamie Vardy'

    talkSport "Middlesbrough have joined Aston Villa and West Brom in the race image: http://images.intellitxt.com/ast/adTypes/icon1.png for Gent star Laurent Depoitre. The striker has scored 15 goals in Belgium this season and is expected to be on the move this summer. Aston Villa and West Brom are..." April 27

  • Everton board to meet and discuss future of Roberto Martínez this week

    The Guardian "Roberto Martínez’s position as Everton manager will be discussed this week by the club’s board of directors, with the Catalan struggling to save his three‑year tenure at Goodison Park. Martínez, 42, insisted he was the right man for the job and that Everton were close to challenging for..." April 27

  • Man United dealt blow as manager reveals transfer battle for starlet

    Daily Star "Manchester United took the 16-year-old on trial in January, while he has also spent short spells with Liverpool, Tottenham and Everton. The young striker made his first start for Livingston last night, impressing in a 1-0 win over Rangers. And after the game, Hopkin was emphatic in his..." April 27

  • Aston Villa set for second round of talks with Nigel Pearson as crisis club continues search for next manager

    Daily Mail "Nigel Pearson will hold further talks with Aston Villa this week as the crisis club prepare for next season’s Championship campaign. The former Leicester manager held initial discussions with Villa chairman Steve Hollis last week and Sportsmail understands another round of talks are..." April 27

  • Bayern Munich want Alexis Sanchez as Germans plot summer transfer swoop for Arsenal star

    Daily Mirror "The German giants have made discreet enquiries about whether Arsenal would be prepared to sell Sanchez this summer Bayern Munich are sniffing around Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez. The German giants have made discreet enquiries about whether Arsenal would be prepared to sell Sanchez this..." April 26

  • Chelsea youngster Dominic Solanke demands £50,000 a week... after just 17 minutes of first-team football

    Daily Mail "Dominic Solanke wants £50,000 a week and the promise of first-team opportunities if he is to sign a new contract at Chelsea. Solanke, who has played a total of 17 minutes in a Chelsea shirt, has one year left on his £8,000 a week deal and contract talks have stalled, as revealed by Sportsmail..." April 26

  • Dortmund confirm interest in signing Liverpool target Mario Gotze

    Metro "Liverpool face competition to sign Bayern Munich star Mario Gotze this summer after Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund confirmed their interest in re-signing the 23-year-old. Jurgen Klopp worked with the Germany international during his stint as Dortmund boss and he’s keen to bring the..." April 26

  • Pistons, Cavaliers owners teaming up to bring MLS to Detroit

    ESPN FC "Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert are joining forces to try to bring a Major League Soccer franchise to Detroit, MLS confirmed on Tuesday. Gores and Gilbert, who has deep Michigan roots, have been quietly working together for months in pursuit of an..." April 26

  • Manchester United close to signing Renato Sanches from Benfica

    Manchester Evening News "Manchester United are hopeful of landing Benfica's teenage midfielder Renato Sanches. The Reds have been monitoring the Portuguese international and interest has increased with every glowing scouting report on the Lisbon-born youngster. United's executive vice chairman Ed Woodward has been..." April 26

  • Michy Batshuayi to Tottenham: Belgian striker prefers Spurs move over West Ham and Juventus

    London Evening Standard "Michy Batshuayi would favour a move to Tottenham over West Ham if both clubs bid for him this summer. The Belgium forward is firmly on the radar of the London pair, as well as Italian champions Juventus, after scoring 23 goals for Marseille this season. Batshuayi is valued at about..." April 26

  • Laurent Blanc a shock late contender to snatch Manchester United job from under Jose Mourinho’s nose

    The Sun "LAURENT BLANC is a shock late contender to snatch the Manchester United job from Jose Mourinho. There has been a recent wave of support within the Old Trafford boardroom for the Paris Saint-Germain boss and former United centre back. SunSport understands one of the main issues surrounds Ryan..." April 26

  • Rafa Benitez will stay at Newcastle even if they are relegated, reckons Harry Redknapp

    Daily Mirror "The Spaniard is being tempted to rebuild at St James's Park, even if his efforts to rescue the club from the drop fail Rafa Benitez has been told he should stay at Newcastle – even if they go down. The Spaniard is being tempted to rebuild at St James's Park, even if his efforts to rescue the..." April 26

  • Guus Hiddink plays down £70m Chelsea transfer ahead of summer window

    The Express "The Belgium international has endured a difficult time at Stamford Bridge this season, scoring just four goals in all competitions so far. Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid are reportedly interested in the 25-year-old forward and are said to be lining up £70million bids for his services." April 26

  • Manchester United Join Race for Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

    Bleacher Report "Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's Arsenal future has been the subject of much scrutiny in recent weeks." April 26

  • Neymar Leak Reportedly Suspected from Within Barcelona

    Bleacher Report "Leaks about Neymar's private life could reportedly be coming from inside Barcelona and are potentially contributing to the Brazilian's recent downturn in form. Guillem Balague of Sky Sports recently reported Barca were "not fully unhappy" with media sources questioning Neymar's party lifestyle..." April 25

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