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Man Utd have €65m Skriniar offer rejected

Manchester United have had a €65 million (£57m/$76m) approach for Inter defender Milan Skriniar rejected, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport

The 23-year-old Slovakia international has reportedly drawn the interest from the likes of both the Red Devils and Barcelona, however, the Serie A side consider him untouchable.

De Gea signs five-year Man Utd deal

David de Gea has signed a new five-year deal with Manchester United, the Manchester Evening News   reports.

The Spain international suffered a rough night in his World Cup opener against Portugal, but has committed to the Premier League side, ending Real Madrid's hopes of luring him to La Liga.

Pogba dismisses Juventus return

Paul Pogba has dismissed reports linking him with a return to Juventus from Manchester United .

The 25-year-old flattered to deceive at times for United throughout this season, sparkling only intermittently, and reports have suggested that Juve could attempt to buy him back, after selling him for a then world-record fee of £89 million (€101m/$118m) in 2016.

However, France international Pogba has brushed aside those suggestions, insisting he is solely focused on the World Cup.

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West Ham back in Pastore talks

West Ham United are back in talks regarding a potential £17.5 million ($23.2m) deal to sign Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Javier Pastore, according to Sky Sports .

Initial discussions regarding a move for Pastore were put on hold after the Argentine asked for wages of £190,000 ($252,000) a week.

However, with PSG willing to sell Pastore this summer, West Ham have reopened negotiations in an attempt to reach an agreement.

St Clair leaves Chelsea after rejecting new deal

Chelsea have seen highly-rated midfielder Harvey St Clair opt against signing a new contract at Stamford Bridge and instead complete a move to Venezia.

The 19-year-old had been on the Blues’ books since joining their U8 team, progressing through the ranks to make his bow for the U18s at just 15 years of age.

He was highly regarded in west London, but he has opted to continue his development elsewhere.

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PSG willing to pay £90m for Kante

Paris Saint-Germain are ready to sanction a £90 million ($119m) deal for Chelsea star N'Golo Kante, according to the Mirror

The French giants see the midfielder as a perfect fit in their side, and are ready to make a massive offer to land his services. 

Kante is in the third-year of a five-year deal with the Blues. 

Nice want Hart

Nice are ready to offer Joe Hart an escape route from Manchester City, reports the Daily Mail .

The 31-year-old has spent the last two seasons on loan, at Torino and West Ham, and his poor displays saw him dropped from the England squad ahead of the World Cup.

Patrick Vieira is the current manager of the Ligue 1 club, and holds a tentative interest in signing the goalkeeper, having previously worked with Hart at City.

Coleman lines up Benteke bid

Chris Coleman is keen to sign Christian Benteke for Hebei China Fortune, according to the Daily Mirror .

Benteke struggled throughout the 2017-18 season, scoring just three goals, but Coleman remains a big fan of the forward.

Palace paid £27 million (€30m/$35m) to sign Benteke from Liverpool, and a Chinese transfer may be their best hope of getting their money back.

Xhaka commits to Arsenal

Arsenal have announced midfielder Granit Xhaka has committed his future to the Premier League club by signing a new "long-term" contract.

Switzerland international Xhaka featured in all 38 Premier League games in the 2017-18 season, starting 37 and making a single appearance off the bench.

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Neymar offered to Barcelona

Barcelona have been offered the chance to bring Brazilian star Neymar back to the club by Paris Saint-Germain, Marca claims.

Having left the La Liga giants for the French side in a world-record deal just last summer, PSG have made contact to see if the Catalans would be interested in a return, with the club having missed out on French star Antoine Griezmann. 

The report claims that a return remains unlikely, with the Spanish side struggling to find the financial resources to make it work. 

Sarri camp confident of Chelsea job

Maurizio Sarri's camp are confident he will land the job as Chelsea manager, according to the Independent

The move has been at a standstill, despite Napoli having already landed Carlo Ancelotti as Sarri's replacement, but the manager's agent is set to speak to the Italian club this weekend in an attempt to make the move possible for Chelsea. 

Bournemouth's Mepham bid rejected

Brentford have rejected a £10 million ($13m) bid from Bournemouth for defender Chris Mepham, Sky Sports reports. 

The Premier League side had already seen a bid of £5.5m reject in the winter window and have once again been turned down as they try to land the promising 20-year-old. 

Kante waiting on Conte decision 

N’Golo Kante is waiting on Antonio Conte's Chelsea decision before seeking a transfer away from the club, according to Metro

Paris Saint-Germain are interested in landing the midfielder, but Kante wants to know who will be managing Chelsea next season before making any decisions on his future. 

Alisson agrees personal terms with Madrid

Roma goalkeeper Alisson, a Liverpool target, has agreed to personal terms with Real Madrid, Gianluca Di Marzio claims. 

The only thing missing now is an agreement between the clubs, with Roma having put an €80 million (£70m/$93m) pricetag on the goalkeeper, while Madrid ready to make an offer of €60m plus bonuses. 

Rooney could make D.C. debut in July

Wayne Rooney's D.C. United debut could come as soon as July 14, the Mirror reports. 

The MLS transfer window doesn't open until July 10, but the forward has applied for his work visa and the move is edging closer to completion. 

Spurs keeping tabs on Gotze

Tottenham are keeping an eye on Mario Gotze's situation with Borussia Dortmund, according to Football London

Reports claim that the World Cup winner could be had for as little as £18 million ($24m) this summer, and Spurs are among the Premier League sides interested in a possible move. 

Tottenham land Colombian midfielder

Tottenham have reached an agreement with Boca Juniors over the signing of midfielder Wilmar Barrios, Antena 2 claims. 

The report claims that the 24-year-old is a personal favourite of Mauricio Pochettino, who has wanted to manage the player since he joined the Argentine side. 

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Bale to fight for Madrid spot under Lopetegui

Gareth Bale has decided to stay at Real Madrid and earn his spot in the team under new coach Julen Lopetegui,  ESPN  claims.

Bale has been heavily linked to a return to the Premier League amid his recent struggles and even suggested after the Champions League final that he could be on the way out of the Spanish capital this summer.

However, the attacker has a new optimism about his future at Madrid and is hoping to make an impression under the new coach instead of leaving.