Sheffield United 'plot ways' to tempt key target to Bramall Lane, TWO Premier League defenders on Manchester United shortlist

Sheffield United moved up to 7th in the Premier League after a late 1-0 win over Wolves in their bid for European football next season.

Thursday, 9th July 2020, 9:11 am
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But as the Blades go from strength to strength on the pitch, speculation continues to builds elsewhere ahead of the upcoming transfer window.

We’re sharing the latest rumours from around the top-flight – so scroll and click through the pages to see the latest news and gossip from around the web:

Watford are interested in Benfica defender Branimir Kalaica, however could face competition from Leeds United and Celtic. (Daily Mail via Herts Live)

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Former Burnley midfielder Robbie Blake believes Dwight McNeil is “ready now to go on and sign for a bigger club” amid interest from big name clubs. (Tribal Football)
Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz has told Chelsea he wants to join them after holding talks with his agent and is ready to hand in a transfer request to force through a move. (Daily Star)
Arsenal have offered a contract to free agent Malang Sarr following the French defender’s release from Nice last month. (Marca via HITC)
Liverpool have reached a ‘general agreement’ with Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara, leaving just a fee to be agreed. £30m is his rumoured asking price. (Tuttomercato via Liverpool Echo)
The proposed new owners of Newcastle United have verbally offered Kalidou Koulibaly a long-term contract and are prepared to offer close to Napoli’s £90m asking price. (Footmercato)
DeAndre Yedlin is set for crunch talks regarding his future at Newcastle United on Monday. There is a 90% chance he will leave the club this summer. (CBS Sports)
Wolves striker Raul Jimenez has been tipped to join Manchester United this summer – by his Mexico national team boss Gerardo Martino. (ESPN)
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has shortlisted Nathan Ake, Tyrone Mings and Alessio Romagnoli as possible defensive options this summer. (ESPN)
Sheffield United believe they can secure the signature of Norwich City midfielder Todd Cantwell for £10m, and are prepared to offer him a long-term deal worth around £40,000-a-week. (Daily Star)