Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
The transfer window is open! Clubs around the UK and Europe are getting business done as they look to give themselves the best possible chance at success in the new season.
Tuesday morning’s headlines:
Manchester United ‘want holding midfielder to aid Paul Pogba’
Manchester United will reportedly prioritise the signing of a holding midfielder during the summer transfer window in an attempt to improve the form of Paul Pogba. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur defender Kieran Trippier ‘agrees terms with Napoli’
Tottenham Hotspur defender Kieran Trippier reportedly agrees personal terms with Napoli ahead of a potential switch to the Italian side. Read more.
Liverpool pull out of race to sign Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt?
Premier League runners-up Liverpool reportedly decide to end their interest in Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt. Read more.
Chelsea ‘to sanction Eden Hazard exit’
Chelsea are reportedly ready to allow Eden Hazard to sign for Real Madrid during the summer transfer window. Read more.
Ross Laidlaw, Lewis Allan among 13 released by Hibernian
A total of 13 players – including six loanees – have left the club. Read more.
West Ham United hold interest in Chelsea goalkeeper Willy Caballero?
West Ham United are reportedly considering a summer move for Chelsea goalkeeper Willy Caballero. Read more.
Liverpool join race to sign Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser?
Liverpool are reportedly ready to join the race to sign Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser, who has just over a year remaining on his contract. Read more.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde confirms contact with Antoine Griezmann
Manager Ernesto Valverde confirms that Barcelona are interested in securing a summer deal for Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann. Read more.
Bayern Munich ‘step up Leroy Sane pursuit’
Bayern Munich reportedly decide to step up their efforts to sign Manchester City winger Leroy Sane during the summer transfer window. Read more.
Timm Klose pens new three-year Norwich deal
The Switzerland international will stay at Carrow Road until 2022. Read more.
Outcast forward Gareth Bale to be released by Real Madrid?
A report claims that Gareth Bale could become a free agent as Real Madrid are prepared to terminate his £15m-a-year contract. Read more.
Manchester United ‘to offload Alexis Sanchez on free transfer’
A report claims that Alexis Sanchez may be released by Manchester United as the Premier League side want his £505,000-a-week wages off their books. Read more.
Arsenal handed boost in pursuit of Genk winger Leandro Trossard
Leandro Trossard admits that he may be on his way out of Genk this summer, giving Arsenal a boost in their rumoured pursuit of the Belgian winger. Read more.
Arsenal leading Manchester United in race for Hakim Ziyech?
A report claims that Arsenal are out in front in the race to land £25m-rated Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech. Read more.
Manchester United fans vote for Alexis Sanchez, Paul Pogba to leave Old Trafford
Sports Mole‘s poll reveals that 95% of Manchester United fans want Alexis Sanchez to leave the club this summer, while a majority also want Paul Pogba out of Old Trafford. Read more.
Dundee axe 14 players after relegation
Dee will play in the Ladbrokes Championship next season. Read more.
Alexis Sanchez ‘to return for pre-season early in order to prove fitness’
Manchester United attacker Alexis Sanchez will return to pre-season training in late June as he looks to force a move away from Old Trafford, according to a report. Read more.
Leeds United ‘told £20m to sign Jack Harrison’
Manchester City place a £20m value on Jack Harrison amid suggestions that Leeds United want to sign the attacker on a permanent deal, according to a report. Read more.
Ross County sign Joe Chalmers from Inverness after promotion
The midfielder made 96 appearances for Caley Thistle. Read more.
Manchester United, Liverpool ‘suffer blow as Matthijs de Ligt chooses Barcelona’
Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt nears a switch to Barcelona despite links with Manchester United and Liverpool, according to a report. Read more.
Toni Kroos extends Real Madrid stay to 2023
The Germany international is now tied to the Spanish giants until June 2023. Read more.
Manchester United ‘to sign Stoke City defender Nathan Collins’
Manchester United prepare a swoop for Stoke City defender Nathan Collins following advice from Darren Fletcher, according to a report. Read more.
Manchester City ‘to battle Manchester United for Harry Maguire deal’
Manchester City will battle Manchester United for the signature of Leicester City’s Harry Maguire this summer, according to a report. Read more.
Arsenal, Manchester United target Yannick Ferreira Carrasco wants Premier League move
Yannick Ferreira Carrasco – previously linked with Manchester United and Arsenal – reveals that he wants to leave Dalian Yifang this summer. Read more.
Arsenal ‘target move for next Raphael Varane’
Arsenal eye a summer swoop for Saint-Etienne teenager William Saliba, according to a report. Read more.
Manchester United to hijack Barcelona’s Antoine Griezmann bid?
Manchester United could move for Atletico Madrid attacker Antoine Griezmann this summer, according to a report. Read more.
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