18:00 UPDATE: Sancho to Man Utd off?
Manchester United will not sign Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho this summer.
Red Devils chiefs had lined up Dortmund’s Sancho as their top target and were willing to pay a club-record £100million to get him.
But the Mail have now revealed that the move is in tatters because United haven’t qualified for the Champions League.
Sancho, 19, is under contract until 2022 but it’s claimed he was ‘open’ to the idea of moving to the Red Devils. That’s despite him learning his craft at fierce rivals Manchester City.
However, it’s now said that United’s chances of signing the winger are ‘doubtful’ after a late-season collapse saw they miss out on the top four.
17:30 UPDATE: Liverpool want Real Madrid star
Liverpool will make a move for Real Madrid ace Marco Asensio this summer.
Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo reckon Jurgen Klopp is a big fan of the winger.
It’s claimed Klopp tried to sign the 23-year-old last summer, however, Real Madrid refused to sell.
Mundo Deportivo add that Real president Florentino Perez will once again stop Asensio from leaving.
17:00 UPDATE: Man Utd readying record bid
Man Utd are readying a record bid for Harry Maguire this summer.
The Evening Standard say Ed Woodward has given Ole Gunnar Solskjaer the green light to sign the defender.
United could end up paying over £75m for the England international, more than the record fee Liverpool paid for Virgil van Dijk.
Jose Mourinho tried to sign Maguire last summer, however, the Foxes refused to sell.
16:30 UPDATE: Eden Hazard transfer request?
Chelsea star Eden Hazard is not ruling out putting in a transfer request to get his move to Real Madrid.
Hazard’s Stamford Bridge future remains up in the air with the Belgium international constantly linked to a move to the La Liga giants.
Real Madrid are known to be keen in the Chelsea star, however it’s been claimed that they are wanting Hazard’s asking price to be lowered.
Chelsea want at least £100million for the 28-year-old however Real want the price lower.
And Spanish outlet AS claim that Hazard could put in a transfer request to facilitate the sale.
It is added that going down that route may not be needed, but it could prove key that Hazard is willing to hand in a transfer request.
16:00 UPDATE: Arsenal talks
Arsenal are set to miss out on the signing of Nicolas Pepe from Lille because the forward is too expensive.
France Football claim Arsenal have opened talks with Lille about a potential transfer but the French club’s asking price will be too high for the Gunners.
It’s also thought that Arsenal’s budget for the summer will be around £40million, while Lille will ask for around £65m for Pep, who is Ligue 1’s second top scorer this season with 20 goals.
Manchester United and Chelsea are also keen on the Ivorian international and would have more money to spend in the coming months.