The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
AC Milan eye deals for two Chelsea players
The Rossoneri hope to complete transfer deals for Olivier Giroud and Fikayo Tomori.
Giroud will be available as a free agent this summer once his Chelsea contract expires. Therefore, Milan hope to seal a deal. The club’s chiefs have scheduled a formal meeting with the Frenchman’s representatives and would accept his two-year contract request.
As for Tomori, Milan are keen to sign the defender on a permanent deal after his impressive loan spell. The Italian side, however, hope to lower their €28 million buy option with Chelsea. [Sky Sport Italia – in Italian]
Manchester United ‘agree on personal terms’ with Sancho
The Red Devils have ‘mostly agreed on personal terms with Jadon Sancho’ ahead of this summer’s transfer window.
Borussia Dortmund have reportedly lowered their asking price to around £80 million. Manchester United are ready to fork out that amount out in the summer and interest ‘is mutual between both parties.’ [Sport1, via Star]
Conte to become the next Tottenham manager?
Tottenham are reportedly set to rival Real Madrid for Antonio Conte.
Conte, who recently left Serie A champions Inter Milan, is on Spurs’ radar as a Jose Mourinho replacement for the manager’s job. Should the former Chelsea coach join, he could be reunited with former Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici. [Sport Italia]
Mkhitaryan renews Roma contract
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has reportedly agreed on a contract extension with AS Roma.
Giallorossi boss Jose Mourinho has assured the former Arsenal and Manchester United midfielder of a spot in the team, while the club chiefs have also offered him an improved salary. [Il Tempo – in Italian]
Hazard rules out Chelsea return
Eden Hazard has announced a Chelsea comeback is ‘out of the question’.
Despite a difficult first two years at Real Madrid, the Belgian remains keen to prove himself in the Spanish capital.
AC Milan consider move for Calhanoglu replacement
Hakan Calhanoglu is set to follow Gianluigi Donnarumma out of AC Milan once his contract expires this summer.
The Rossoneri, therefore, have listed Papu Gomez as a potential replacement. The midfielder, who only joined Sevilla from Atalanta in January, has another three years left on his contract. [Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish]
Inter Milan set €80m price tag on Hakimi
The Serie A champions won’t entertain offers for Achraf Hakimi that are below €80 million.
Inter may be short of cash, but the club chiefs won’t let their star players leave cheaply. Reports claim Arsenal, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, and former club Real Madrid have shown interest in Hakimi. [Corriere dello Sport – in Italian]