The latest rumors and gossip from Wednesday’s back page, including talk of Manchester United interested in Goncalo Ramos and Mohammed Kudus.
Manchester United have reportedly set their sights on Gonzalo Ramos and Mohamed Kudus as targets to attack in the summer transfer window (The Sun).
Old Trafford officials are said to have confirmed the club paid odds to sign Anthony from Ajax last summer (Daily Mirror).
Chelsea midfielder Jorginho is reportedly set to leave on a free transfer at the end of the season (The Sun).
Liverpool and Tottenham have reportedly named Fulham midfielder Joao Parinha as a summer strike (Daily Express).
The Cottagers will offer manager Marco Silva a new contract to secure his long-term future (Daily Mail).
Arsenal have managed to eat their second cherry (both by Daily Express) regarding signing Barcelona forward Rafinha after missing the Brazilian in the summer.
Leicester have been in touch with Fiorentina over a potential £25m move for Argentinian winger Nicolas Gonzalez, while Wolves have signed Nice’s former Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina (both at The Sun) are intensifying talks over a £10m transfer.
Wolves also want to sign Brazilian centre-back Felipe from Atletico Madrid, while Nottingham Forest are eyeing a potential loan move to the Spanish club via centre-back Mario Hermoso. (both Daily Mail).
Leeds are keen to sign a striker, with the move of Moroccan midfielder Azzedine Ounahi potentially within the window (Daily Telegraph).
Former Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi could return to the Premier League, making some money for the Gunners in the process (Daily Mirror).
Watford want Manchester United’s young Uruguayan Facundo Peristri on loan for the rest of the season (Daily Telegraph).
Peristri team-mate Zidane Iqbal himself is said to be interested in a loan move from Old Trafford (The Sun).
Barcelona have been ordered by a court to pay 7.7 million euros to Mateus Fernandes, whose contract has been terminated in June 2021 (The Athletic).
After Argentina’s win over France in Qatar, Lionel Messi was banned from parading the World Cup around the Parc des Princes by PSG (Daily Star).
The French club set a record annual salary of €728 million in professional football history (The Athletic).
Tiemoue Bakayoko is in talks with AC Milan about possibly ending his loan deal, allowing him to move elsewhere (Daily Telegraph).
In the EFL Norwich were said to have rejected a bid for Todd Cantwell from Blackburn and Rangers were also interested in a Canaries man (Scottish Sun).
And Motherwell, set to become the latest SPFL club to look to the Asian market, launches an ambitious bid for Japanese midfielder Riku Danzaki (Daily Record).