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Tuesday’s transfer rumors – £100m Chelsea target favors Arsenal switch

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£100m Chelsea target favors Arsenal switch

West Ham United captain Declan Rice would prefer a summer transfer to Arsenal.

The 24-year-old midfielder is expected to leave West Ham. The Hammers want a fee of around £100 million. Newcastle United and former club Chelsea are interested, but it’s Arsenal who lead the race for Rice’s signature. [talkSPORT]

Newcastle line-up deals for four ‘elite’ players

The Magpies want to sign four ‘elite’ players in the summer transfer window.

West Ham captain Declan Rice, Leicester City midfielder James Maddison, and Brentford striker Ivan Toney are all under consideration at St. James’ Park. [Telegraph – subscription required]

Ousmane Dembele & Barcelona to begin contract talks ‘soon’

Nelson has an Arsenal contract offer on the table

Arsenal have tabled a contract offer to winger Reiss Nelson, but the two parties are yet to agree on the terms.

Despite his bit-part role this season, Nelson would prefer to stay at the Emirates. Arsenal have offered him a pay rise of around £35,000 per week. The 23-year-old has interest from Aston Villa, Fulham, West Ham, Brighton, and AC Milan. [Mail]

Chelsea eye a deal for Man City’s Alvarez

Manchester City striker Julian Alvarez has caught the eye of Chelsea’s management.

The 23-year-old Argentina international is reportedly unhappy with his game time this season. He has scored seven goals in 23 Premier League appearances, but has only made Pep Guardiola’s starting line-up seven times. Real Madrid may also attempt to sign him. [Fichajes – in Spanish]

Alexis Mac Allister expects a summer transfer from Brighton

Chiesa to replace Sane at Bayern Munich?

Juventus winger Federico Chiesa has emerged as a potential transfer target for Bayern Munich.

The Bavarians are open to selling Leroy Sane in the off-season. The 27-year-old winger allegedly feels out of place in Thomas Tuchel’s squad. However, with Bayern reluctant to spend over €40 million for Chiesa, nothing is for certain. [CalcioMercatoWeb – in Italian]