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Saturday’s transfer rumors – Arsenal plot moves for 2 Man City stars

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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.

Arsenal target moves for Man City duo

The Gunners are on red alert after Manchester City transfer-listed Raheem Sterling and Riyad Mahrez.

Mikel Arteta worked with both City wingers during his time as Pep Guardiola’s assistant. The Arsenal boss is keen on a reunion, but it won’t be easy. The club’s lack of finances and European football for next season are a big drawback. [Daily Mail]

Haaland drops a hint on Dortmund future

Erling Haaland has suggested he won’t leave Borussia Dortmund this summer.

The 20-year-old insists he respects his contract, which runs until 2024, with the German club. His reported €75 million release clause, meanwhile, won’t be active until next year.

Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester City, Chelsea, and Manchester United have all been linked with moves. [Viaplay, via Independent]

Barcelona set to complete two signings next week

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero and Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum will complete free transfers to Camp Nou within the next week.

Barcelona are confident deals for the Premier League stars, who are out of contract this summer, will be done and dusted soon. [Sky Sports]

Tuchel set for new Chelsea contract

Thomas Tuchel is happy and ready to commit his future to Chelsea by signing a new deal.

The Blues boss’ current contract runs until June 2022. But while he’s only been around for five months so far, the results have been remarkable. Therefore, Chelsea may offer him a two-year extension with the option for a third year. [Telegraph – subscription required]

Varane focused on France, not Real Madrid future

Despite transfer links to Manchester United, Raphael Varane insists his focus lies on France’s European Championship campaign.

Reports in Spain have suggested the 28-year-old may leave Real Madrid this summer for a new challenge.

Read the full story here on Ace Football.

Oscar to return to Chelsea?

Oscar still harbors hope of a return to Stamford Bridge.

The 29-year-old previously spent four-and-half years with Chelsea before joining Chinese side Shanghai Port in 2017. He hopes to test himself in Europe again and could return to the continent when his contract in China expires in 2024. [Goal]