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Hoeness: Boateng is 50/50 to leave Bayern

2018-08-19T20:18:52Z

Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has said that Jerome Boateng could move to Paris Saint-Germain this summer.

Hoeness revealed that the Ligue 1 side are still in for the defender, and a deal is rated at "50/50".

The 29-year-old has spent the past seven seasons with the Bundesliga champions.

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Dortmund interested in Origi

2018-08-19T16:05:12Z

Borussia Dortmund are interested in signing Liverpool striker Divock Origi, according to the Liverpool Echo.

Wolves had been interested in the Belgium international, but were put off by Liverpool's £27 million ($34m) asking price.

Dortmund are in the market for a striker, having failed to permanently replace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang last season, meaning they start the season with just Max Philipp and Alexander Isak as options up front.

Man City ready to extend John Stones' contract

2018-08-19T15:34:43Z

Manchester City are set to sit down with John Stones to discuss a lucrative long-term contract, claims the Sun

Stones left a glowing impression on observers in the 2018 World Cup, and his stock has risen considerably since his heroics in Russia. 

The player's current deal runs until 2022, but he could be in line for wages worth £170,000-a-week if talks prosper.

Madrid set for €200m transfer splurge

2018-08-19T13:21:44Z

Real Madrid are ready to spend €200 million in the last fortnight of the transfer window, according to Don Balon.

Head coach Julen Lopetegui wants to sign two strikers, Mauro Icardi (Inter) and Rodrigo (Valencia) are likely, while they also want Sergej Milinkovic-Savic from Lazio.

PSG in Guerreiro push

2018-08-19T13:04:07Z

Paris Saint-Germain are pushing to sign Raphael Guerreiro from Borussia Dortmund, according to Paris United.

The Ligue 1 champions are seeking competition at left-back for Layvin Kurzawa and see the former Lorient man as a strong candidate.

PSG have also been linked with numerous other full-backs, including Danny Rose and Felipe Luis.

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Grujic set for Hertha loan move

2018-08-19T12:18:13Z

Liverpool defender Marko Grujic is en route to Germany to complete a season-long loan to Hertha Berlin.

The Reds see him as a potential starter for next season and have rejected offers from the likes of Crystal Palace, Lyon and CSKA Moscow for the 22-year-old.

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Barca still in Pogba hunt?

2018-08-19T12:03:59Z

Paul Pogba continues to be linked with a move to Barcelona from Manchester United, and Camp Nou director Guillermo Amor has done little to quell the speculation.

He refused to rule out the possibility of a deal being done before September.

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Chelsea target Bailey signs new Leverkusen deal

2018-08-19T11:35:19Z

Leon Bailey has committed his future to Bayer Leverkusen, signing a contract that runs until 2023.

The Jamaica-born striker had been attracting interest from the likes of Chelsea and Liverpool.

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Marseille set to seal Radonjic signing

2018-08-19T11:02:40Z

Marseille are confident of signing Nemanja Radonjic from Red Star after making a €10 million (£9m/$11m) offer for him, L'Equipe reports.

Rudi Garcia is said to be pushing the French side towards the 22-year-old winger and the French side expect to land him before the close of the transfer window as they face little competition for him.

PSG boss Tuchel admits to Khedira contact

2018-08-19T10:42:37Z

Thomas Tuchel has admitted he has made contact with Sami Khedira recently, but did not address rumours linking Paris Saint-Germain with a move for the midfielder.

Tuchel is said to be looking to add to his midfield options after Thiago Motta retired and Khedira has been reported as a top target.

However, Tuchel would not say if he wants to bring the Germany international to France.

"It's true that I speak a lot with Sami Khedira, but I'm not going to talk about the transfer window tonight," he said after his side beat Guingamp. "I talk to him because I've known him for 14 years."

Hazard: I'm staying at Chelsea

2018-08-19T10:23:33Z

Eden Hazard has said he plans on staying at Chelsea this year despite interest from Real Madrid.

The Belgian star flirted with a move to the Spanish capital after the World Cup, but says he will not leave the Blues just yet.

"For now, I'm happy. I still have two years of contract [left] and we'll see what happens. I will not leave [this year]," he said.

Read what Hazard said here

Monaco's Brahimi hopes fading

2018-08-19T09:33:26Z

Monaco's hopes of signing Yacine Brahimi from Porto are fading, according to RMC.

Unless they muster "a very large offer" the winger will not be returning to Ligue 1. 

Sevilla reach Gonalons deal with Roma

2018-08-19T08:44:54Z

Sevilla have agreed to sign Maxime Gonalons on loan from Roma, Marca reports.

They will have no purchase option for the French midfielder, who joined the Italians from Lyon last summer.

One more defender and midfielder is expected to be signed by the Primera Division side before the close of the window.

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Real Madrid in €70m Cavani bid

2018-08-19T08:01:58Z

Real Madrid have turned their attentions to Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani, according to Diario Gol.

Los Blancos are looking for competition for Karim Benzema and are willing to pay €70 million (£63m/€80m) for the Uruguay attacker.

Lyon striker Mariano Diaz and Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski are other possibilities.

Barcelona 'closer than ever' to signing Rabiot

2018-08-19T07:29:21Z

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot remains firmly on the radar of Barcelona, according to Don Balon.

The Catalans remain open to making signings and it is thought the Frenchman could bring additional versatility to their midfield.

Rabiot's contract is up in 2019 and has yet to agree fresh terms with the Parc des Princes side.

Njie's Sporting move not yet done

2018-08-19T06:49:36Z

Marseille attacker Clinton Njie is widely expected to move to Sporting CP, but no deal has been completed, L'Equipe reports.

A one-year loan should be signed for the Cameroon forward, who has had a previous spell at Tottenham.

Njie, however, is in Marseille's squad to face Nimes on Sunday.

Chinese club lining up Rafa Benitez

2018-08-19T05:04:53Z

Rafa Benitez is being lined up for a shock move to China to take over Tianjin Quanjian, the Mirror reports. 

Several Chinese clubs are keeping tabs on his rocky situation and uncertain future, with Tianjin willing to wait out his stint with Newcastle to land their man. 

PSG still chasing Tottenham's Rose

2018-08-19T04:21:06Z

French side still chasing Spurs left-back

Paris Saint-Germain are still interested in landing Danny Rose from Tottenham before the close of the European transfer window, according to the Express

Spurs may be forced to lower their asking price for the defender now that Schalke are out of the running. 

Pep pondering £60m Neves move

2018-08-19T02:48:47Z

City plot January move for Wolves star

Pep Guardiola is considering a £60 million ($76m) move for Ruben Neves this winter, according to The Sun

The Wolves midfielder has been compared to Andrea Pirlo and the Manchester City boss is still looking for another playmaker after missing out on Jorginho. 

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Mourinho: De Gea set to sign new deal

2018-08-19T00:36:23Z

Jose Mourinho has revealed that David de Gea is poised to sign a contract extension at Manchester United, bringing to an end any uncertainty surrounding his future.

“He likes it here, we love him, we want him to stay, he wants to stay, so when a player is not in the market the value is zero," Mourinho said. 

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Barcelona delay Pogba move until 2019

2018-08-18T22:14:33Z

Camp Nou giants to wait for Man Utd star

Barcelona have put their efforts to land Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba on hold until 2019, according to the Express.

The Catalan giants have seen one £50 million ($64m) offer, which also included two players, knocked back by those at Old Trafford.

With the Red Devils reluctant to sell with the Premier League transfer window closed, Barca are prepared to wait 12 months before making another move.

Spurs plot £10m Tierney offer

2018-08-18T22:11:26Z

Tottenham to move for Celtic star

Tottenham are readying a cut-price £10 million ($13m) move for Celtic full-back Kieran Tierney during the January window, reports the Mirror.

Spurs had wanted the highly-rated Scotland international this summer but were put off by a £20m ($26m) asking price.

That figure has now fallen in the wake of Celtic's failure to make the Champions League group stages, with interest in the 21-year-old being stepped up.

Madrid to move for Falcao

2018-08-18T22:09:14Z

Blancos switch attention to Monaco striker

Real Madrid's ongoing efforts to bring in a new striker have led them to Monaco frontman Radamel Falcao, claims Don Balon.

With the Ligue 1 outfit reported to be closing on a deal for Alvaro Negredo, they are prepared to let the Colombia international move on if the Blancos come calling.

Robertson to land new Liverpool deal

2018-08-18T22:07:37Z

Andrew Robertson is to see his remarkable rise to prominence at Liverpool rewarded with a new £60,000-a-week contract, according to the Mirror.

The Scot still has three years left to run on his current deal but is set to land fresh terms after making a stunning impact at Anfield.

PSG put offer to Atletico's Filipe Luis

2018-08-18T22:05:29Z

Filipe Luis is looking for a way out of Atletico Madrid and has a tempting offer from Paris Saint-Germain on the table, reports Cadena SER.

The Brazilian full-back wants to make a move before the August 31 deadline in Spain and could opt to take on a new challenge in France.