Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
All transfer business is done and dusted for this season, but that doesn’t stop clubs from preparing ahead for next season.
Monday morning’s headlines:
Monday’s papers: Jadon Sancho, Nicolas Pepe, Joe Hart
Nicolas Pepe and Joe Hart are the subject of transfer speculation. Read more.
Matthijs de Ligt: ‘I will cost less than Frenkie de Jong’
Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt is adamant that he has not made a decision on his future after being linked with a number of European heavyweights. Read more.
Jasper Cillessen looking for a new club after growing frustrated at Barcelona
Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen does not plan on staying at Camp Nou for another year, having failed to make a single La Liga start so far this season. Read more.
Ivan Rakitic expresses desire to stay at Barcelona
Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic hopes to stay at Barcelona for at least three more years as he rules out a move away from Camp Nou. Read more.
Report: Real Madrid to loan out youngster Brahim Diaz
A report claims that Brahim Diaz is to be sent out on loan by Real Madrid for the 2019-20 campaign to gain further experience. Read more.
Zinedine Zidane: ‘Gareth Bale, Eden Hazard can play in same team’
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane says that it is “nonsense” to suggest Gareth Bale and Eden Hazard are unable to play in the same side together. Read more.
Liverpool, Arsenal target Thorgan Hazard agrees Borussia Dortmund terms
Rumoured Liverpool and Arsenal target Thorgan Hazard reveals that Borussia Dortmund and Borussia Monchengladbach are working on a deal for him to swap clubs this summer. Read more.
David de Gea ‘has face like a slapped arse in training’
David de Gea has reportedly been miserable in training for the past month because of a combination of a number of high-profile errors and his ongoing contract standoff. Read more.
Report: Manchester City plan £10m swoop for Daniel James
A report claims that Swansea City winger Daniel James is a £10m target for Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City, who want to loan him to Girona for a season. Read more.
Liverpool ‘revive interest in Lyon attacker Nabil Fekir’
Lyon ace Nabil Fekir is reportedly still on Liverpool’s transfer radar, but the Reds may face competition from Juventus for his signature. Read more.
Report: Manchester United to make move for Tottenham Hotspur ace Eric Dier
A report claims that Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier is a summer transfer target for Premier League rivals Manchester United. Read more.
Ed Balls: ‘Norwich will not splash cash in Premier League’
Balls was appointed during the Canaries’ last one-season stay in the top flight in 2015-16. Read more.
Sol Campbell calls on Arsenal to sell 10 players this summer
Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell believes that the club need to sell as many as 10 players in a huge squad overhaul this summer. Read more.
Juventus ‘to offload Miralem Pjanic, Douglas Costa to raise Paul Pogba funds’
Juventus would reportedly need to sell ‘two or three’ first-team players in order to afford Paul Pogba, with Miralem Pjanic and Douglas Costa among those linked with an exit. Read more.
Manchester United to rival Liverpool for Nicolas Pepe?
Manchester United reportedly enter the race to sign Lille attacker Nicolas Pepe, who has also been linked with Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea. Read more.
Manchester United ‘to raise £200m from Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku sales’
Manchester United reportedly hope to raise around £200m from the sales of Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku this summer. Read more.
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