Sheffield United urged to secure 'fantastic' signing as Liverpool 'keep tabs' on future £37m deal

Sheffield United opened their Premier League campaign with defeat against Wolves last night – but speculation continues to rumble away in the background.

Tuesday, 15th September 2020, 8:42 am
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The transfer window remains open until October 5 with top-flight clubs linked with a number of incomings and outgoings.

As always, 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:

West Ham are preparing to submit an improved £30m-plus bid for Burnley defender James Tarkowski in the coming days. (Football Insider)

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Tarkowski will reject a move to the Hammers because the club are not as stable as Burnley, according to former Sunderland man Darren Bent. (Football Insider)
The Clarets could revive their interest in Watford defender Craig Dawson if they lose Tarkowski this summer. (Sky Sports)
Tottenham Hotspur are prepared to offer Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik a £90,000-a-week contract and £5m signing-on fee. (Football Insider)
Dijon goalkeeper Runar Alex Runarsson is having a medical with Arsenal and will sign a five-year deal in a transfer worth around £1.4m. (DV via Sport Witness)
Manchester United will consider a loan swoop for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale if their pursuit of Jadon Sancho is unsuccessful. (Sky Sports)
Leeds United plan to keep tabs on Adolfo Gaich despite the striker only joining CSKA Moscow earlier this summer. He has a £27.8m release clause. (El Intransigente via TBR)
Marcelo Bielsa tried to bring Dimitri Payet to Leeds United this summer. He was tempted by a move to Elland Road but decided to sign a new contract with Marseille. (The Sun)
Udinese star Rodrigo De Paul indicated on Twitter he wants to join Leeds United and is waiting on the two clubs to come to an agreement before deleting his tweet. (Various)
West Brom have beaten a number of clubs - including Leeds & Aston Villa - to the signature of Chelsea midfielder Conor Gallagher on a season-long loan. (Football.London)
Mike Ashley has launched legal action against the Premier League through Shaheed Fatima QC and Nick De Marco QC in hope of bringing PIF back to the table. (Various)
Liverpool have registered an interest in Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Denis Zakaria, who can leave next summer for £37m. (Bild via Daily Mail)
Former Sheffield United striker Brian Deane has urged the Blades to sign Liverpool’s Rhian Brewster, believing he would be a “fantastic” addition. (TalkSPORT)