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In the meantime however, speculation is showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to Sheffield United and the upcoming transfer window.
And as ever, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the Premier League – so scroll and click through the pages to see the latest news and gossip from around the web:
Aston Villa are monitoring Dijon winger Mounir Chouiar, though face European competition from Parma, Fiorentina and Nice. (L’Equipe) Everton are negotiating a £17.5m deal for Barcelona defender Jean-Clair Todibo from Barcelona. The La Liga club will make a final decision in the next few days. (Sport) Chelsea are considering a move for Juventus midfielder Adrien Rabiot and could be willing to use Emerson in a possible player-swap deal. (Tuttomercato via Daily Express) Arsenal target Thomas Partey is unhappy with the contract offer from Atletico Madrid, sparking further speculation of a £43m move to the Emirates. (Daily Express) Meanwhile, Gunners loanee Dani Ceballos hopes to return to Real Madrid when his season-long loan deal in North London expires. (Movistar - in Spanish) Liverpool have entered talks over £70m-rated Lille forward Victor Osimhen, while Newcastle and Manchester United have been mentioned as potential suitors. (Le10Sport) Manchester United are set to rival Chelsea, Inter Milan and Juventus for £60m-rated Fiorentina winger Federico Chiesa. (Gazetta dello Sport via Daily Star) Amanda Staveley, the PIF of Saudi Arabia and the Reuben brothers should find out ‘in the next few days’ if their £300m takeover of Newcastle has been approved. (The Telegraph) American businessman Henry Mauriss has been in negotiations with Mike Ashley since last year and is ready to target a takeover if the PCP Partners bid falls through. (Daily Mirror) The Magpies and Leicester City are interested in Shakhtar forward Tete. He is nicknamed the ‘Hurricane’ and is reportedly valued at a mega £60m. (Globo Esporte)