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Man Utd to make blockbuster Mbappe move

Manchester United are thinking of making a mega move for PSG star Kylian Mbappe, Don Balon claims. 

The report says that PSG are hoping that by offloading Mbappe they can convince Neymar to stick around, and are considering a €270 million (£237m/$318m) bid from Jose Mourinho’s side. 

The number could drop to €190m, though, with United using Anthony Martial to make up the difference. 

Arsenal nearing Torreira deal

Arsenal are closing in on a deal for Sampdoria’s Lucas Torreira, Italian outlet ANSA  reports. 

The Uruguayan has a £22 million (€25.5m/$30m) release clause in his contract, and Sampdoria have secured the signing of Lokomotiv Zagreb’s Lovro Majer, meaning the Serie A side are now will to part with Torreira. 

Man City to make €100m Douglas Costa move 

Manchester City are ready to table a bid of €100 million (£88m/$118m) to Juventus in an attempt to sign Brazilian star Douglas Costa, according to Premium Sport HD

The winger recently signed permanently for Juve for €40m, and the Premier League side believe the offer of such a large profit will be enough to lure the 27-year-old to Manchester. 

Chelsea & Liverpool to battle for Cillessen

Chelsea and Liverpool are set to battle for the signing of Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, the Mirror reports. 

The Blues are looking for security, with Thibaut Courtois not willing to commit his future to the club. 

And Jurgen Klopp wants a new starter in goal after Loris Karius made costly blunders in the Champions League final. 

Leicester and Everton eye Maddison

Leicester City and Everton are both looking at the possibility of a move for Norwich’s James Madison, with Fulham also showing an interest, according to the Mirror

Norwich have been reluctant to offload their England U-21 international, but are now thinking about cashing in on the youngster, who is rated at £25 million (€30m/$35m). 

PSG want Chelsea’s Kante

Thomas Tuchel wants Paris Saint-Germain to sign Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante this summer, reports The Sun .

The Frenchman’s agent, Karim Douis, reportedly met with PSG’s sporting director as the two try to work out a deal that would see the two-time Premier League champion move to Ligue 1. 

Salah could leave Liverpool after Russia

Mohamed Salah is prepared to leave Liverpool this summer if the club doesn’t improve the midfield, Don Balon claims. 

The Egyptian has told the club of his ambitions and is not willing to stay at Anfield if Liverpool aren’t willing to improve the side. 

Arsenal close to landing Barca youngster

Arsenal are on the brink of signing Barcelona defender Joel Lopez, with the 16-year-old having already told the Spanish side he won’t be signing a new deal and will be leaving for Arsenal, according to Sport

The left-back has been chased by the Gunners for months and the prospect of advacing his career are better with the London side. 

Fekir had picked Liverpool number

Lyon’s Nabil Fekir had already chosen his Liverpool number before his move to the Premier League side collapsed, according to  L’Equipe (via The Sun )

The report claims that the Reds were so sure of the signing that they had allowed him to pick his kit number. 

But the deal fell apart over a medical issue and Liverpool asking to renegotiate the fees involved. 

Read the full story on the collapsed deal for Fekir, here!

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Vieira makes Nice move

Manchester City have announced that Arsenal and France great Patrick Vieira is leaving New York City to become Nice head coach.

Vieira heads to the Ligue 1 club as a replacement for Lucien Favre, who is taking over at Borussia Dortmund.

Read the full story on Goal!