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Monday’s transfer rumors – Real Madrid identify Modric replacement

Jorginho of Chelsea, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic of Lazio, Paulo Dybala of Juventus
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Latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and more.

Barca keen on Marseille midfielder

FC Barcelona have made Marseille’s Boubacar Kamara a priority signing for the summer transfer window, as per Todo Fichajes.

Kamara is not interested in renewing his contract, which expires in 2022, with Marseille, leaving the club no option but to sell him in the summer.

Jorginho & Sarri to return to Napoli?

Napoli are considering bringing manager Maurizio Sarri and midfielder Jorginho back to the club, according to TuttoMercatoWeb.

The Partenopei have already exited the Europa League and Coppa Italia and are considering parting ways with Gennaro Gattuso.

Should they sack Gattuso, the Serie A side will aim to appoint their former manager and sign the player who they sold to Chelsea in 2018.

Man City have eyes on Portuguese teenager

Manchester City are interested in acquiring the services of Sporting CP defender Nuno Mendes, reports Todo Fichajes.

Valued at around €70 million, the 18-year-old is also being courted by Real Madrid among a handful of other top European sides. 

Real set sights on Milinkovic-Savic

Real Madrid have eyes on Sergej Milinkovic-Savic as they look to replace Luka Modric in their midfield.

The Spanish champions hope to seal the deal for the Serbia international, who was been Lazio’s books since 2015, for around €70 million.

Milinkovic-Savic has previously expressed his desire to move to Santiago Bernabeu saying playing for Real Madrid is the “biggest goal of his career”. [Don Balon]

Everton eye Barca outcast

Everton could sign another of FC Barcelona’s outcasts as they are showing interest in Miralem Pjanic.

The Toffees have secured the transfers of Andre Gomes, Yerry Mina, and Lucas Digne from the Catalans in the past few years, and that trend could continue.

Dybala’s Juve future in doubts

Paulo Dybala could call time on his six-year Juventus career at the end of this season, as per Calcio Mercato.

Juve are struggling with finances and may look to cash in on the club’s third-highest earner this summer to reduce their wage budget.

The Bianconeri could opt also for an exchange deal involving Paris Saint-Germain’s Mauro Icardi or FC Barcelona’s Antoine Griezmann.