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Thursday’s transfer rumors – Chelsea readying £150m Haaland bid

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

Ings aiming to join a ‘top table’ team

Danny Ings has rejected a contract extension offer at Southampton with the intention of making a switch to a “top table” team this summer, reports The Athletic.

Among the teams that have shown interest in the 38-year-old striker so far are, however, West Ham, Tottenham, and Aston Villa.

Dortmund join Sabitzer race

Borussia Dortmund have entered the race to sign Marcel Sabitzer from RB Leipzig, according to Bild.

The Austrian midfielder, who is understood to be available for even less than his €50 million release clause, is said to be a target for clubs across Europe.

Milan in talks with Chelsea over Giroud

Chelsea ready to break the bank for Haaland

Chelsea are preparing a £150 million (€175m) offer – an offer they believe Borussia Dortmund wouldn’t be able to turn down – for Erling Haaland.

The 20-year-old striker remains a priority for the Blues, who are expected to part ways with Olivier Giroud and Tammy Abraham this summer.

Chelsea have had discussions with the player’s agent, Mino Raiola, and personal terms are already agreed upon. [90min]

Nagelsmann counting on Goretzka

Julian Nagelsmann wants Leon Goretzka to ignore interest in him from abroad in favor of Bayern Munich stay. as per Goal.

The German midfielder, who has entered the last 12 months of his contract at Allianz Arena, has been linked with a move to Manchester United lately.

Bayern new boss Nagelsmann, though, has the player in his plans for the coming season and the future.

Bellerin linked with Inter move

Arsenal would be willing to send Hector Bellerin out on loan at Inter Milan should they oblige to make the move permanent at the end of the deal.

Arsenal would be looking to get a fee of around €25 million for the Spanish full-back for a permanent transfer after his loan term.

Inter, as a result, might have to further explore the transfer market in search of a right-back. Chelsea’s Davide Zappacosta is said to be on their radar as well. [Gazzetta dello Sport]