Transfer rumours: Fraser, Sancho, Bale, Coutinho, Suarez, Dzeko

Transfer rumours: Fraser, Sancho, Bale, Coutinho, Suarez, Dzeko

Football gossip

Scotland international Ryan Fraser, 26, has agreed to join Newcastle after leaving Bournemouth in the summer and is set to undergo a medical on Monday. (Sky Sports)external-link

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has spoken with England winger Jadon Sancho, 20, about joining the club from Borussia Dortmund this summer. (Express)external-link

Despite Gareth Bale’s desire to leave Real Madrid, the club has still not received any bids for the Wales forward, with the 31-year-old’s reluctance to take a pay cut putting off potential suitors. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)external-link

New Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman has told the club he wants to keep Philippe Coutinho this season rather than send the Brazilian forward, 28, back out on loan. (Marca)external-link

Barcelona forward Luis Suarez, 33, is due to sit a language test on Monday in a bid to obtain Italian citizenship, allowing him to complete a move to Juventus.(Eurosport)external-link

Bosnian striker Edin Dzeko, 34, has asked to leave Roma and join Juventus. (Corriere dello Sport – in Italian)external-link

Barcelona are preparing a final offer for Inter Milan’s Argentine striker Lautaro Martinez, 23. (Goal)external-link

West Ham will have to almost double their opening bid of £27m to stand any chance of signing Burnley centre-half James Tarkowski, 27. (Sun)external-link

Tarkowski says he wants to play Champions League football “if the opportunities came” and hopes to get back in the England squad. (Telegraph)external-link

Sheffield United are finalising the £11m signing of Derby’s English full-backs Jayden Bogle, 20, and Max Lowe, 23, and will also swap Republic of Ireland striker Callum Robinson, 25, for West Brom’s Scottish winger Oliver Burke, 23. (Mail)external-link

Liverpool’s former England Under-21 winger Sheyi Ojo, 23, looks set to join Championship side Cardiff City on loan, despite interest from Nottingham Forest. (Liverpool Echo)external-link

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