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Monday’s transfer rumors – Lukaku to join Real Madrid?

Monday's transfer rumors - Lukaku to join Real Madrid?
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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.

Real Madrid could make a bid for Lukaku

If Real Madrid fail to sign Erling Haaland and Kylian Mbappe, Romelu Lukaku could become their next transfer target.

Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane is seeking a long-term replacement for Karim Benzema. Lukaku would be one option, but interest in the Inter Milan star is high. Former club Chelsea and Barcelona are also keen. [The Telegraph via Mundo Deportivo]

Manchester United-linked Dembele set for Barcelona stay

The Red Devils remain interested in Ousmane Dembele after missing out on a transfer last summer. Despite alleged talks with the Frenchman’s entourage, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s hopes of a deal are low.

An improved Dembele this season seems to have won his current side Barcelona over. The Blaugrana now hope to extend his contract, which expires next year. [Mundo Deportivo]

Could Juventus trade Dybala for Pogba?

The Bianconeri want Paul Pogba back and could be set to launch a big offer to Manchester United. Paulo Dybala, whose contract expires next year, maybe traded as part of a potential transfer deal.

Juventus would also swap Dybala for Mauro Icardi (PSG), Joao Felix (Atletico Madrid), Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City), Ousmane Dembele (Barcelona), and Isco (Real Madrid). [Football Italia]

Lloris to continue at Tottenham

Despite his contract expiring next year, Tottenham’s World Cup-winning captain will probably stay put in London.

Lloris, who has been at Spurs since 2012, is a highly respected figure and the club’s undisputed first-choice keeper. Therefore, he is expected to resolve his future soon. [Football London]

Atletico Madrid star linked with Porto return

Despite leaving Porto for Atletico Madrid in 2019, Hector Herrera could make a surprise return to Portugal.

The Mexican midfielder has struggled for regular opportunities under Diego Simeone recently. His lack of action has mostly been down to injury and illness, but Porto boss Sergio Conceicao is keeping an eye on the situation. [Mundo Deportivo]