Transfer rumours: Dembele, Sancho, Alli, Aarons, Lingard, Milik

Transfer rumours: Dembele, Sancho, Alli, Aarons, Lingard, Milik

Football gossip

Manchester United are in talks to sign France forward Ousmane Dembele, 23, from Barcelona. (Daily Record)external-link

Alternatively, sources at United have rubbished the link with Dembele. (Mirror)external-link

Paris St-Germain are confident Tottenham Hotspur and England midfielder Dele Alli, 24, wants to join them on a season-long loan deal. (Mail)external-link

PSG are also interested Chelsea’s France midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, 26. (Le 10 Sport – in French)external-link

Barcelona’s French defender Jean-Clair Todibo, 20, is on a list of centre-backs Everton are considering as they look to secure a loan signing before the transfer deadline. (Liverpool Echo)external-link

Norwich City’s 20-year-old English defender Max Aarons has agreed a five-year contract at Barcelona. (Sport – in Spanish)external-link

Arsenal’s French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi, 21, has handed in a transfer request. (Tribal Football)external-link

Borussia Dortmund remain adamant England winger Jadon Sancho, 20, will not be leaving the club during the summer transfer window, despite consistent links with Manchester United. (Independent)external-link

Newcastle United are interested in Napoli and Poland striker Arkadiusz Milik, 26. (Corriere dello Sport – in Italian)external-link

Southampton are in talks to sign 22-year-old English midfielder Tom Davies from Everton. (Talksport)external-link

Arsenal face competition from a Champions League club in the race for Lyon and France midfielder Houssem Aouar, 22. (Telegraph – subscription required)external-link

Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero, 33, wants to leave Manchester United. (Sun)external-link

Chelsea’s Germany defender Antonio Rudiger, 27, is considering his future at the club after being left out of the first team. (Sky Sports)external-link

And 19-year-old England winger Callum Hudson-Odoi’s future is also in doubt at Stamford Bridge. (The Guardian)external-link

Bayer Leverkusen’s German defender Jonathan Tah, 24, is a on a list of potential targets for Leicester City.(Kicker – in German)external-link

The Foxes have had a €32m (£29.5m) offer for French centre-back Wesley Fofana, 19, rejected by Saint-Etienne. (L’Equipe via Leicester Mercury)external-link

Fulham are considering trying to sign former Everton and Charlton winger Ademola Lookman on loan. The 22-year-old Englishman now plays for RB Leipzig. (Evening Standard)external-link

Manchester United and England midfielder Jesse Lingard, 27, will not be joining Tottenham despite being linked with a move. (Athletic – via Twitter)external-link

The Red Devils are considering taking up a one-year option to extend Lingard’s contract in order to protect his £25m valuation. (Sun)external-link

Southampton’s Moroccan winger Sofiane Boufal, 27, is a target for French club Angers. (L’Equipe, via Daily Echo)external-link

Wales winger Daniel James, 22, is not likely to leave Manchester United this summer, despite being linked with Leeds United. (Manchester Evening News)external-link

Blackburn Rovers are keen to secure loan moves for English defenders Tyler Magloire, 21, and Hayden Carter, 20 before the 16 October deadline, but both have picked up injuries which puts that in doubt. (Lancashire Telegraph)external-link

News of three positive Covid-19 tests at West Ham is the focus of the back page of the Express

News of three positive Covid-19 tests at West Ham is the focus of the back page of the Express

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