LATEST – Chelsea set to bid £50m for Tottenham’s ‘rebellious’ left-back Danny Rose after Wembley showdown on Sunday (News, gossips, gists, rumours, transfer speculations & updates)

Chelsea are lining up a £50m move to sign Tottenham Hotspur and England full-back Danny Rose, 27, after the player angered Spurs by criticizing the club’s transfer and wage policies. A deal could be done after Sunday’s Wembley showdown between both London rivals.

Stoke City have signed ex-Real Madrid forward Jese Rodriguez on a season-long loan from PSG. The 24-year-old joined Real at the age of 14 and was part of their Champions League-winning squads in 2014 and 2016. He joined PSG last August for £21m on a five-year deal, but scored just twice in 14 appearances before he was loaned to Spanish club Las Palmas in January for the rest of the season.

Young midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek insists it was the right time to leave Chelsea following his season-long loan move to Crystal Palace earlier this summer. However, he still thinks he has a future with the Premier League champions.

Nigerian forward Sone Aluko, 28, has hinted that his future could lie away from Fulham as the club refuse to offer him a new long-term deal – or sell him to Reading.

Defender Gabriel Paulista is reportedly poised to leave Arsenal and join Valencia. According to the report, Gabriel has struggled to settle in England and Valencia are “confident” of getting a deal done for £10m.

Frenchman Blaise Matuidi has arrived Turin for his Juventus medical after agreeing an £18m move from PSG.

Man City are reportedly interested in West Brom centre-back Jonny Evans. It is understood that the Northern Ireland international has been on City’s radar for several weeks. A source says that City have already had a bid turned down by West Brom. However, another has revealed that discussions between the two clubs are yet to reach that stage.

Chelsea will make a £25m bid for Danny Drinkwater, but Leicester are demanding £40m for the 27-year-old England midfielder.

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde is adamant that Spanish midfielder Sergi Roberto will not be sold this season. The 25-year-old is a target for Man United.

Man United boss Jose Mourinho is keen on resigning Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 35, and then giving the Swedish striker a coaching role once his playing career finishes. The Swede is currently out with a serious knee injury.

American Christian Pulisic, 18, seems to have snubbed a move to Liverpool, with the midfielder saying he has no plans on leaving Borussia Dortmund.

Man City’s French defender Eliaquim Mangala, 26, will be allowed to join Inter Milan if the Italian club agree to pay £24m for the former Porto player.

Southampton have submitted a £15.5m bid for Lazio’s 23-year-old Dutch centre-back Wesley Hoedt.

Bulgarian forward Dimitar Berbatov is in talks with Indian side Kerala Blasters, after rumours he could be joining Dundee.



Liverpool want Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic, 29, included in negotiations with the Spanish giants over playmaker Philippe Coutinho, 25.



Midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, 24, wants £150,000 a week to join Chelsea from Arsenal.



Tottenham Hotspur have reached an agreement with PSG defender Serge Aurier, 24, who was a target for Man United. Also, the London club are also optimistic of completing a deal for Ajax centre-back Davinson Sanchez, 21, for an initial £27m.

Former Tottenham midfielder Paulinho gave his driver at Chinese Super League side Guangzhou Evergrande his Mercedes-Benz upon leaving the club for Barcelona.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is at odds with the Stamford Bridge club’s hierarchy over a number of transfer targets as the Italian wants to sign experienced players with little resale value.

Barcelona have agreed a £90m fee with Borussia Dortmund to sign 20-year-old forward Ousmane Dembele.

Brighton and Birmingham are battling it out for Lille striker Eder, according to reports. The Ligue 1 club are keen on permanently offloading the player who scored the winning goal in the Euro 2016 final, but the two English sides would prefer a loan for the former Swansea man.

Everton have agreed a £45m deal to sign Swansea’s Gylfi Sigurdsson. The Iceland international is expected on Merseyside on Tuesday evening and will undergo a medical on Wednesday.

Chelsea have turned their attention to Southampton defender Cedric Soares, 25, as they attempt to sign at least three new players before the transfer window closes.

Watford manager Marco Silva is lining up a move for 29-year-old Leicester striker Islam Slimani.



Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says the club will resist any bids for forward Alexis Sanchez, 28, and Oxlade-Chamberlain and expects them to honour the final year of their contracts.

Deportivo La Coruna have been working on a deal with Atletico Madrid for Chelsea striker Diego Costa, 28.

Chelsea have seen their latest enquiry for Juventus left-back Alex Sandro, 26, rejected. Meanwhile, boss Antonio Conte wants the Brazil international to hand a transfer request in after the Stamford Bridge club had offers of £52m and £61m turned down.

West Ham’s club record bid for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, 25, has stalled over his £40m price tag.

Tottenham Hotspur have had a bid worth up to £25m for 17-year-old Fulham left-back Ryan Sessegnon rejected.

Juventus have made Man United midfielder Marouane Fellaini, 29, one of their top transfer targets.

Liverpool and Tottenham target Geoffrey Kondogbia is being forced to train on his own at Inter Milan, after the France midfielder, 24, fell out with the Italian club.

Monaco have joined Southampton in the race for 23-year-old Atletico Madrid striker Luciano Vietto.

Liverpool’s 20-year-old winger Sheyi Ojo is set to join Championship side Fulham on loan.

Bournemouth midfielder Max Gradel, 29, is set to join Toulouse on a season-long loan deal.

Russia has opened an information centre at its tourist office in London in a bid to calm England fans’ fears about hooligans at next year’s World Cup.

Man City will try to tempt Arsenal to sell forward Alexis Sanchez with a bid of £60m before the transfer window closes.

Chelsea are growing increasingly confident they will agree a £35m deal to sign midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, 23, from Arsenal.



Valencia appear to have switched their interest from Arsenal defender Gabriel to Inter Milan centre-back Jeison Murillo.

West Brom have completed the signing of Gareth Barry for an undisclosed fee. The former England international has signed an initial one-year deal at the Hawthorns.

A number of clubs across Europe are interested in Atletico Madrid’s out-of-favour striker Luciano Vietto. The report suggests he is a Sampdoria and Monaco transfer target, while a Russian club has also asked after him.
His former side Villarreal, along with Valencia, are willing to take him on loan, but Atleti prefer a permanent deal.