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Tuesday’s transfer rumors – Hazard to return to Chelsea?

Eden Hazard, Chelsea
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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.

Hazard to return to Chelsea?

The Blues have reportedly held informal transfer talks with Real Madrid about re-signing Eden Hazard.

The 30-year-old has struggled to replicate his Chelsea performances over in Spain since his arrival in 2019. Both he and Real Madrid are open to the idea of a split. However, the Spanish club want right-back Reece James in return. [El Nacional – in Catalan]

Dembele is on Liverpool’s radar

Liverpool have registered an interest in Ousmane Dembele for next summer’s transfer window.

The 24-year-old winger, who hasn’t played at all this season because of a knee injury, is out of contract at Barcelona at the end of the season. Therefore, Liverpool are keeping tabs on him. [Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish]

Wijnaldum isn’t ‘completely happy’ at PSG

Four months since swapping Liverpool for Paris Saint-Germain, Georginio Wijnaldum has found himself in and out of the line-up in France.

Lampard & Favre lead the race for the Newcastle job

Former Chelsea boss Frank Lampard and ex-Borussia Dortmund coach Lucien Favre are in contention for the Newcastle United manager’s job.

The club’s new owners may sack current head coach Steve Bruce this week. Therefore, ahead of Newcastle’s match against Tottenham on Sunday, they hope to make a swift appointment. Both Lampard and Favre are out of work and can step into the dugout at short notice. [The Telegraph – subscription requiered]

Lacazette makes a decision on Arsenal future

Alexandre Lacazette has no plans to sign a new Arsenal contract.

The French forward will become a free agent in next summer’s transfer window once his current deal expires at the end of the season. [Football.London]