SUNDAY: Soccer speculation doing the rounds today

A round up of all the gossip, speculation and the odd fact in today’s national press.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 28th June 2015, 8:39 am
Read all about it: UK national newspapers review.
Read all about it: UK national newspapers review.


Manchester City will meet £71m bid for Paul Pogba but will wait until the midfielder tells Juventus he wants to leave.

Manchester United have sealed a £25m deal for Southampton midfielder Morgan

Schneiderlin. Liverpool launch £14m bid for Asier Illarramendi as midfielder seeks an exit from Real Madrid.

Crystal Palace plot Tim Krul bid as Alan Pardew seeks a reunion with the Newcastle goalkeeper.

David Ospina is heading for Arsenal exit following the arrival of Petr Cech.

Manchester United are set to table £15m Seamus Coleman bid.

West Ham set to pit Everton in race for £12m Italy defender Angelo Ogbonna.

Papiss Cisse is set for Turkish delight as Besiktas overtake Trabzonsor in race for Newcastle striker.

Liverpool transfer target Carlos Bacca has ‘agreed personal terms with AC Milan’.

Chelsea will loan three players to Monaco as part of a deal to sign Radamel Falcao.

Arsenal are set to challenge Manchester United for Argentine defender Ezequiel Garay.


Adel Taarabt has ripped in to Harry Redknapp, claiming: “He’s lost his passion for the game.”

Italian striker Mario Balotelli could spark a Liverpool firesale by joining Turkish side Trabzonspor.

Manchester City will launch a spending spree this week with Raheem Sterling tipped as an early mover.

Everton’s Seamus Coleman is Manchester United’s next big-money target.

Eder will join Swansea in a £6m deal this week.


Arsenal and Liverpool target Luiz Adriano is available for just £5.5m claims Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu.

Southampton are lining up midfielder Jordy Clasie and Lille’s Idrissa Gueye to replace Nathaniel Clyne and Morgan Schneiderlin.

Arsenal could make a double raid on Chelsea with a surprise £8.5m bid for Charley Musonda after agreeing a £10m deal for Petr Cech.

Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar is out of contract next month and doesn’t know where he’ll be next season amid reports of interest from Manchester United.

Arsenal target Mattia Destro has agreed to leave Roma for Monaco this summer.

Arturo Vidal will be allowed to join Arsenal as Juventus raise funds for Manchester United target Medhi Benatia.

Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah wil announce where his future lies next week, according to his agent.


Morgan Schneiderlin is set to sign a four-year deal in a £25million move to Manchester United after Arsenal pulled out of the race for the Southampton midfielder.

Demba Ba has signed for Shanghai Shenhua in shock £9m transfer after snubbing the chance to join West Brom

Manchester United will demand a world-record fee for a goalkeeper from Real Madrid for David de Gea.

Chelsea are considering whether to step into the race for Anderlecht striker Aleksandar Mitrovic.


Manchester City have opened talks for Paul Pogba but Juventus are still demanding £80m.

Chelsea have agreed a deal to sign Brazilian striker Kenedy from Fluminense.

Manchester United have made an improved £42.5m bid for Sergio Ramos.

Inter Milan star Hernanes has emerged as a top midfielder target for Liverpool.

Leicester are considering a £7m bid for West Ham winger Stewart Downing.


Manchester United’s promise of guaranteed football could tip Bastian Schweinsteiger towards a move to Old Trafford.