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Wednesday’s transfer rumors – Chelsea make contact with Lewandowski

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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.

Chelsea to make move for Lewandowski?

It’s no longer news that Chelsea remain actively in the hunt for a new forward. The latest marksman in their sight appears to be a certain veteran Polish forward in Robert Lewandowski. Reports claim the Bayern Munich star could consider a new challenge elsewhere and might be open to the idea of leaving the Bundesliga. The Blues have made contact with the player’s camp but might have to ward off interest from the likes of Barcelona and PSG. [Sky Sport Germany – in German]

Kane eyeing move to Manchester City

Harry Kane has already made his request to leave Tottenham known and it is being claimed that the Englishman would fancy a move to Manchester City. Rivals United are believed to be monitoring the situation, as well as Chelsea. However, Tottenham find themselves in a corner as they remain reluctant to sell to rivals. [Mirror]

Tottenham already saw Kane’s departure coming

In line with the above news, Spurs already knew as far back as February that their star forward would ask to leave. With that in mind, Daniel Levy and co are already weighing up a move for Borussia Dortmund and Norwegian sensation Erling Haaland. Although, such a move would never come easy for all of the obvious reasons. [Mail]

Lampard to takeover from Roy Hodgson?

Veteran manager Roy Hodgson has already announced he would be bringing his four-year tenure at the club to an end come the end of the season. Chelsea legend and former manager Frank Lampard is the current favorite to be appointed Eagles boss and a deal could be announced as early as before the Euros. [Talksport]

Zidane’s future might have Mbappe effect

As news of Zinedine Zidane potentially leaving Real Madrid continues to gain grounds, it could affect the club’s pursuit of Kylian Mbappe. The PSG superstar was a big fan of his compatriot, Zidane, and the French manager leaving could reduce the club’s chances of making another ‘galactico’ signing. [Eurosport]

Arsenal ruled out of Camavinga race

Arsenal have been ruled out of signing 18-year-old Rennes midfielder Eduardo Camavinga, despite being strongly linked with a move for the France Under-21 international. The Gunners appear to have been priced out of such a move. With that in mind, they will end all interest in the Frenchman. [Express]