LATEST – Real Madrid to bid for Man United goalie David de Gea again before end of transfer window (News, gossips, gists, rumours, transfer speculations & updates)

Real Madrid could try again to sign David De Gea from Man United before the transfer window closes.


PSG forward Julian Draxler has been offered to Barcelona, it is understood. The French club are reportedly under pressure to generate funds to appease Financial Fair Play (FFP) after breaking the transfer world record to purchase Neymar from Barcelona.

Chelsea striker Diego Costa, 28, says he will not return to Stamford Bridge and intends to rejoin Atletico Madrid. In the mean time, Everton may make a move to sign Spain international Costa on loan from the Premier League champions.

Tottenham have had a bid accepted by Ajax for defender Davinson Sanchez that could be worth up to a club-record £40m.



Chelsea manager Antonio Conte wants Andrea Belotti at Stamford Bridge. However, owner Roman Abramovich is refusing to pay the €100m (£91m) release clause for the Torino forward – much to Conte’s frustration.

Former Barcelona, Man United and Middlesbrough keeper Victor Valdes, 35, has retired from football and is to set up his own TV production company.

Spurs have been outbid by Lyon for Celta Vigo midfielder Pape Cheikh Diop, 20. The Premier League side offered £9m for the Senegal-born Spanish youth international.

Roma will try to sign Barcelona’s Munir El Haddadi after giving up on Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez. The Italian capital club have been unsuccessful in their pursuit of Mahrez thus far and have now turned their attentions to other targets. The Italian Press reports that Roma’s sporting director Monchi wants Munir, although it might be difficult to secure his services before Barcelona bring in a replacement for Neymar. Roma are willing to spend €20m to sign the 21-year-old.



Kylian Mbappe has been left out of Monaco’s squad for their Ligue 1 game against Metz on Friday.
The striker, who has been linked with a move to PSG, was left on the bench for the 4-1 win over Dijon last weekend, with head coach Leonardo Jardim saying it was for his “protection“.



Barcelona are closing in on the transfer of PSG winger Angel Di Maria.



Crystal Palace are weighing up a move for Red Bull Leipzig youngster Oliver Burke.



Barcelona will “fight” to sign Philippe Coutinho up until the transfer window closes with the growing expectation that they will soon submit an improved offer after Liverpool flatly rejected a bid of £90m.



West Ham are not interested in signing Man City’s Eliaquim Mangala, according to reports. The Hammers had been linked to the defender after the arrivals of Joe Hart and Pablo Zabaleta this summer.



Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino confirms there is no change on Virgil van Djik’s status and refuses to comment on speculation linking the club to Lazio defender Wesley Hoedt.



Diego Costa should “respect” Chelsea’s badge even though he wants to leave, says Atletico Madrid captain Gabi.
From what I know, Atletico Madrid want to sign him and he wants to join,” he said at a press conference.
But of course, there is Chelsea in the middle and when you are part of a club you must respect the badge and try and leave in the best way.



New Everton signing Gylfi Sigurdsson was presented to the fans ahead of the Toffees’ Europa League qualifier on Thursday evening.



Rodrigo Palacio has opted to prolong his time in Serie A by joining Bologna following his Inter Milan exit. Following five seasons with the Nerazzurri, the striker departed the San Siro at the end of his contract in June. The former Boca Juniors man, who scored 58 goals in all competitions for Inter, will now attempt to revive Bologna’s fortunes after a 15th-placed finish last term.



West Ham have told Robert Snodgrass that he is surplus to requirements and is available either for transfer or a loan. The Scottish international only signed for Slaven Bilic’s side in January, but the winger has now been informed that the club won’t stand in his way if he can find a move away from the London Stadium. The 29-year old scored 9 goals for Hull last season before his £7.5m switch to West Ham in January, but failed to find the net thereafter.



RB Leipzig forward Oliver Burke has attracted “concrete interest” from Crystal Palace, according to reports in Germany.
French side Lyon are reportedly keeping tabs on Sunderland midfielder Didier Ndong.

Leonid Slutsky has hinted that a move for Leicester City’s Ahmed Musa is possible this summer.



Inter Milan want a centre-back and have made Man City’s Eliaquim Mangala their top target for the role.

Man City are ready to offer West Brom £22m for their 29-year-old captain Jonny Evans after having an £18m bid rejected. City are prepared to almost double the Northern Ireland defender’s £75,000 a week wages.

Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez says it will be “difficult” to sign Liverpool’s 25-year-old attacking midfielder Philippe Coutinho because he doesn’t have a release clause.

Spurs defender Kevin Wimmer, 24, is in talks with West Brom over a £15m move. Stoke City are also keen to sign Austria international Wimmer.

Arsenal and Brazil defender Gabriel, 26, is close to a £10m move to Spanish club Valencia.

PSG are still keen to sign Monaco’s 23-year-old Brazilian defensive midfielder Fabinho.

PSG midfielder Blaise Matuidi, 30, has completed a medical at Juventus but the two clubs are yet to agree on how any transfer fee will be paid. PSG boss Unai Emery did not want to sell the player, it is understood.

Borussia Dortmund’s chief executive says Barcelona are “not even close” to meeting their valuation of 20-year-old France forward Ousmane Dembele.


Fiorentina have told their 29-year-old Croatia striker Nikola Kalinic, a target for AC Milan, that he will be fined after failing to report for training on Thursday.

Sunderland risk losing record signing Didier Ndong, 23, as Lyon could make an offer for the midfielder if they miss out on Celta Vigo’s Pape Cheikh Diop.

Southampton are closing in on the signing of Dutch defender Wesley Hoedt, 23, from Lazio after making a £15m bid.

Man United have not given up hope of signing winger Ivan Perisic, 28, despite only offering £39m to Inter Milan.

There will be almost 20,000 empty seats for Tottenham’s first league game at Wembley because of restrictions imposed by Brent council and the Metropolitan Police.

Japanese club Vissel Kobe are keen to appoint former Man United boss Louis van Gaal as their new manager.

The Premier League’s new campaign against illegal streaming led to 600 streams being blocked on the opening weekend of the season.