Transfer rumours and paper review – Saturday, May 21: Manchester City plot mega Premier League raid, while Spurs consider sales

21 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Satday’s newspapers and online…

Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez, 27, Everton’s John Stones, 21 and Tottenham’s Danny Rose, 25, top incoming Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola’s transfer list. (The Sun)

Leicester City want to sign Arsenal forward Theo Walcott, but the 27-year-old England international is keen to stay in north London. (Daily Star)

Mauricio Pochettino is prepared to sell Son Heung-Min, 23, less than a year after the South Korean joined Tottenham from Bayer Leverkusen for £22m and will also listen to offers for Nabil Bentaleb, 21, and Ryan Mason, 24. (Daily Telegraph)

Arsenal will offer Juventus forward Alvaro Morata a five-year-contract worth £155,000-a-week in order to beat Chelsea to the 23-year-old’s signature. (The Sun)

Chelsea remain hopeful of signing Radja Nainggolan, despite the 28-year-old midfielder’s public claims that he does not want to leave Roma. (Daily Telegraph)

Everton want more than £23m for Ramiro Funes Mori following interest from Lazio in the 25-year-old, who the Toffees signed for £9.5m last summer. (Daily Mirror)

Incoming Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has opened talks with Everton duo John Stones, 21, and Romelu Lukaku, 23. (HLN, via Daily Star)

Stoke City have made fresh enquiries for West Brom striker Saido Berahino, 22, with manager Mark Hughes targeting British recruits this summer. (Daily Telegraph)

France forward Antoine Griezmann, 25, is ready to sign a long-term contract at Atletico Madrid, despite interest from Manchester United. (The Sun)

Midfielder Moussa Sissoko, 26, is being targeted by Arsenal and could be the first Newcastle player to leave following the club’s relegation from the Premier League(Daily Mirror)

And here are the latest headlines…

Manchester United’s Louis van Gaal and Ryan Giggs: ‘There’s no chemistry between the two of them’, talkSPORT told

Tottenham and West Ham express interest in Manolo Gabbiadini in search for attacking reinforcements

Germany boss Joachim Low says Liverpool target Mario Gotze should consider summer exit from Bayern Munich

Dundee prepare for life without Greg Stewart as Leeds United, Hearts and Aberdeen consider summer moves

Besiktas president Fikret Orman: If Oguzhan Ozyakup goes to Europe, it should be to a team of Chelsea’s calibre

Transfer news: Watford keen on Lille full-back Djibril Sidibe but face fight with Monaco

N’Golo Kante: Paris Saint-Germain remain keen on signing Leicester midfield sensation



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