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Friday’s transfer rumors – Barcelona enter race for cut-price Arsenal star

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The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.

Barcelona enter the race for cut-price Arsenal star

Alexandre Lacazette has reportedly become a transfer target for Barcelona.

The Arsenal striker is out of contract next summer and could be allowed to leave in January for a cut-price deal. Therefore, Barcelona could rival La Liga champions Atletico Madrid for Lacazette. [Fichajes – in Spanish]

Bowen is on Liverpool’s radar

Jarrod Bowen has reignited Liverpool’s interest following two impressive performances against Manchester United in the past week.

Liverpool had an eye on Bowen in the summer for a potential £20 million deal, but no move ever materialized. But if the 24-year-old continues to impress at West Ham, the Reds could revisit their interest. [Liverpool Echo]

Barcelona sign Emre Demir

Barcelona have completed a deal to sign 17-year-old midfielder Emre Demir from Turkish club Kayserispor.

Demir has agreed on a contract until June 2027, which includes a €400 million release clause. He will link up with Barcelona’s B team at the end of the season. The Blaugrana will pay Kayserispor a €2m fee plus variables.

Read the full story here on Ace Football.

Chiesa in, if Haaland leaves Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund could make a move for Juventus winger Federico Chiesa next summer.

Under Massimiliano Allegri, Chiesa has struggled to regain his form from the previous campaign. It’s prompted interest from Dortmund ahead of a potential big-money offer.

The German giants will only make a move if star striker Erling Haaland leaves next summer. [Calciomercato – in Italian]

Ndombele for Martial? Tottenham eye surprise swap deal

Tottenham are keen to take Anthony Martial off Manchester United’s hands.

The club’s chairman, Daniel Levy, believes trading midfielder Tanguy Ndombele for the forward would be an ideal solution for Spurs and United in the January transfer window. [Express]

Dybala closes in on new Juventus deal

Juventus are on the verge of completing a new long-term deal for Paulo Dybala.

The 27-year-old, who is out of contract next summer, is close to signing a new deal until 2025. He will reportedly get a pay rise of €8 million per year plus bonuses. Juventus will meet with his agent, Jorge Antun, soon to complete everything. [Goal]