Arsenal have shown interest in signing Inter Milan’s Marcelo Brozovic, Gazzetta dello Sport says. The Gunners have reportedly been told that the player will cost €30 million. Arsenal have already signed Swiss midfielder, Granit Xhaka; English youngster, Rob Holding and Japanese, Takuma Asano. In other news, Bordeaux are willing to take Gunners’ defender Mathieu Debuchy on another loan spell. The France international spent half of last season on loan.
Belgium midfielder Axel Witsel is reportedly set to ignore Everton to favour a move to Italian champions, Juventus. The player had been wanted by Ronald Koeman’s side after he had an impressive outing with Belgium at the European Championships.
Chelsea are reportedly trying to convince former Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez to make a return to Europe. The Blues are in need of a striker following the departure of both Radamel Falcao and Alexandre Pato. The strikers had failed to impress club management and fans at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea have only signed Mitchy Batshuayi in that position and if rumours about Diego Costa seeking a return to Atletico Madrid, the Blues will need to reinforce that position.
Everton are reportedly working hard to bring Austria international, Marko Arnautovic to Goodison Park. The Toffees are willing to pay the £12.5 million price tag Stoke City has placed on the player.
Crystal Palace have joined the race to sign Brighton midfielder Dale Stephens, with Burnley having already had three bids rejected for the 27-year-old.
Paris Saint Germain have slammed the €50 million price tag Olympique Lyonnais placed on Alexandre Lacazette as too much. The French champions had been willing to sign the Frenchman but have been put off by his price. Lacazette has shown interest in leaving Lyon for a Champions League side with Arsenal rumoured to be his preferred destination.
Juventus have been linked to Paris Saint Germain’s Blaise Matuidi. The Turin outfit consider the Frenchman as a replacement for Paul Pogba who has been in the news over a whooping £110 million move to Manchester United.
Barcelona are willing to sell their Turkish midfielder Arda Turan this summer. The former Atletico Madrid star has failed to live up to his hype following his arrival in 2015. He has been offered to Napoli and Inter while Monaco and Besiktas have reportedly shown interest in his services.
Manchester United, yet to complete a deal for Juventus’ Paul Pogba, have identified Leonardo Bonucci as a target. The defender has been identified by Jose Mourinho as the ideal man to shore up his defence. Although the Red Devils have signed Eric Bailly, the Ivorian has not shown the ability to lead the United defence following shaky performances in two friendly matches.
Liverpool to make last-ditch move for Leicester City’s Ben Chilwell. The 19-year-old has been offered a five-year deal at the King Power Stadium.
French side Nice are interested in signing Wolfsburg defender Dante. The player is currently discussing with the club but wages have been said to be a problem between both parties.