Latest Transfer News from UK newspapers. Wednesday 28 June 2017

Latest Transfer News from UK newspapers.
Wednesday 28 June 2017


  • Jose Mourinho will still try to sign Monaco midfielder Fabinho even after recruiting Nemanja Matic from Chelsea.
  • Alexis Sanchez has not been distracted by the uncertainty surrounding his Arsenal future, according to Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi.
  • John Terry is ready to sign for Aston Villa when his Chelsea contract expires at the weekend.
  • Ivan Perisic is prepared to reject Inter Milan’s offer of a pay rise to land a move to Manchester United.
  • Pep Guardiola is set to make a fresh move to bring Southampton defender Ryan Bertrand to Manchester City.
  • Bournemouth are confident of sealing a £20m deal for Chelsea defender Nathan Ake.
  • Tottenham have joined the list of clubs interested in Southampton right-back Cedric Soares.
  • Arsenal are offering Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil huge Champions League pay hikes to sign new contracts.
  • Jack Wilshere is expected to miss Arsenal’s tour of Australia and China as he continues to recover from a broken leg.
  • Alex Bruce is training with Sheffield United after being released by Hull City.
  • Leeds have bid £400,000 for Werder Bremen goalkeeper Felix Wledwald.
  • Former Real Madrid defender Pepe has been offered a one-year contract at Paris St-Germain.
  • Everton are close to signing Burnley defender Michael Keane for £25m, and could complete the deal “in the next few days”.
  • Manchester United’s bid for Alvaro Morata has stalled after Real Madrid upped their valuation to nearly £80m.
  • Southampton right-back Cedric Soares has emerged as a shock target for Barcelona.
  • Leicester midfielder Nampalys Mendy has set his heart on a move to Bordeaux.
  • Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink could be heading for a tug-of-war over the Oxford United job with Frank Lampard.
  • Bolton boss Phil Parkinson is winning the race for Australia’s captain Mark Milligan.
  • Alvaro Morata has taken a short break from his honeymoon to return to Madrid in an effort to speed up a prospective move to Manchester United.
  • Stoke City have turned down a £1m bid for Ireland striker Jon Walters.
  • Burnley striker Andre Gray wants a new contract at the club worth around £100,000 a week.
  • Everton defender Phil Jagielka says the Toffees must spend big on two goalscorers if they lose star striker Romelu Lukaku this summer.
  • Brendan Rodgers believes Rangers chairman Dave King’s bizarre attempt to rewrite Celtic’s history will have confused his own Ibrox players and manager.
  • Roman Abramovich met Antonio Conte for talks last week in an attempt to secure the Chelsea manager’s long-term future at the club.
  • Liverpool are likely to escape punishment from the Premier League for the alleged tapping-up of Southampton’s Virgil van Dijk.