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All the top stories and transfer rumors from Tuesday’s national newspapers…


Chelsea have entered talks with Manchester City about the prospect of a double transfer for Raheem Sterling and Nathan Ake.

Petr Cech is leaving his role as Chelsea technical and performance adviser after making it clear that the club should have kept Romelu Lukaku for another season rather than remarkably loan him back to Inter Milan – a move that should be confirmed this week.

Wayne Rooney’s longtime agent is under investigation by the Football Association for secretly paying the wages of staff and players in Derby County.


Manchester United have been told it will cost them £70million to sign Ajax striker Antony. New United boss Erik ten Hag wanted to raid his former club to sign the versatile Brazilian international, but Ajax’s valuation has questioned the deal.

Christian Eriksen is awaiting his decision on whether or not to join Manchester United to see how the club develops in the summer market.

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Sky Sports News reporter Dharmesh Sheth provides latest updates on reported transfers for Frenkie de Jong, Cristiano Ronaldo and Christian Eriksen

Chelsea will also continue to spend with Matthijs de Ligt keen to move to Stamford Bridge. The 22-year-old Dutch defender who earns around £200,000 a week and his wages and current deal is one of the reasons Juventus are open to letting him go for around £70million.

Chelsea target Ousmane Dembele will decide his future in the next 72 hours. Dembele is one of the most wanted players in this summer’s transfer window, as his contract with Barcelona expires on June 30.

Newcastle United have reportedly reached out to Leeds United about the potential to sign much-in-demand winger Raphinha from Elland Road this summer.

Robert Lewandowski’s desire to play for Barcelona is to show that he is “better” than Karim Benzema, says his former agent Cezary Kucharski.

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The Athletic’s Sam Lee outlines the various tasks new Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag must complete with the club, saying the Dutch coach has a ‘big job’ turning them around


Fulham are confident they will complete their first summer signings this week by closing deals for Shakhtar Donetsk winger Manor Solomon and Portuguese midfielder Joao Palhinha.

Real Madrid have designated English midfielder Jude Bellingham as their top target for next summer.

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Arsenal have agreed a deal in principle for Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus, and The Athletic’s Sam Lee outlines what he will bring to Mikel Arteta’s side

Neymar is unlikely to move to Juventus this summer. Serie A club president Andrea Agnelli needs to cut costs, and Paul Pogba will be one of the club’s biggest earners when he arrives.

Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan says they did their best to sign Gareth Bale, but MLS side Los Angeles FC was ‘too big’ to turn down.

Crystal Palace are close to signing Lens midfielder Cheick Doucoure. Palace were rejected last week on their opening offer of £14.5million, but have increased their offer to match Lens’ valuation and are now approaching their target.

Barnsley has identified Portuguese left-back Kiki Afonso as a target as they aim to bounce back immediately from their relegation from last season’s championship.

English cricket will reach the end of an era on Tuesday as Eoin Morgan confirms his retirement from the international game after more than seven revolutionary years in charge. The captain’s armband at the cue ball goes to Jos Buttler.

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Sky Sports News reporter Michael Bridge provides the latest on Tottenham’s pursuit of Richarlison and Anthony Gordon from Everton, while there is further update on Chelsea’s move to Raheem Sterling


Ajax will demand more than £115 million this summer for the goals of Manchester United, Lisandro Martinez and Antony. The Dutch club values ​​Martinez in the £45m bracket and is under no pressure to sell. They are ready to play hard against wideman Antony, who they believe is worth around £70million.

Sir Alex Ferguson recorded a personal message for Manchester United captain Harry Maguire and his new bride. Ferguson, 80, wished the couple good luck in the short clip played at their wedding in France over the weekend.

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Paul Merson believes Sadio Mane will be a ‘huge miss’ for Liverpool after moving to Bayern Munich

A Borussia Dortmund director has labeled Dean Saunders an “arrogant idiot” for suggesting Sadio Mane is wasting his time in the Bundesliga. Saunders had claimed Mane, 30, was “ruining his best years” at Bayern Munich.

Millwall is about to sign Hull midfielder George Honeyman. The 27-year-old midfielder joins the Lions squad today at their preparation camp in Ireland, pending a medical check-up.


Arsenal are expected to announce they have signed Gabriel Jesus this week for around £45million from Manchester City.

The Gunners have increased their bid for Lisandro Martínez to £34million as they aim to beat Manchester United with the signing of the Ajax centre-back.

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Paul Merson gives his thoughts on the current transfer window, and also looks at what Chelsea and Manchester United should do as both clubs enter new chapters

Chelsea have taken the first step in their bid to buy Raheem Sterling after they contacted Manchester City to inform them of their desire to sign the England winger.

Christian Eriksen “considers” a contract offer from Leicester City. The midfielder is out this summer after his Brentford contract expires, and he has no shortage of options.

West Ham United have approached Villarreal about signing Dutch winger Arnaut Danjuma.

Celtic will ask for at least £15 million if Atlético Madrid solidify their interest in signing Croatia right-back Josip Juranovic.


Rangers are ramping up talks to sign PAOK’s £2.5million-rated striker Antonio Colak.

Jordan Larsson, son of Celtic great Henrik, is looking for a new club. The 25-year-old, a Swedish international like his father, is on his way to leave Spartak Moscow, according to a report.


Juventus have agreed to pay Aaron Ramsey €4 million to get him off the job this summer, 12 months before his contract with the Serie A club expires.

Celtic boss Ange Postecoglou insists he will not rush transfers this summer, while the Parkhead boss is determined to bring in the right player.

Rangers talisman Alfredo Morelos reportedly sees a move to Seville this summer as “a very good option”.