Goal summarises the biggest transfer talk from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, the Bundesliga and beyond
SAGNA OPEN TO WEST HAM
Manchester City full-back Bacary Sagna is open to a summer move to West Ham, the Sun reports.
The veteran France international does not know if he will be offered a new deal at the Etihad Stadium and is willing to move back to London, where he featured for Arsenal when he first moved to England.
MAN CITY KEEN ON DANI ALVES
Manchester City are keen on signing Juventus defender Dani Alves this summer, according to Corriere dello Sport.
Pep Guardiola worked with the Brazil international during his time at Barcelona and is open to reuniting with the full-back.
Juve themselves are weighing up a move for AC Milan’s Mattia De Sciglio, which could open the door for Alves to leave the Serie A champions.
PL GIANTS TRACK DAVIES
Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool are among several European clubs tracking Alphonso Davies, according to Metro.
The 16-year-old Vancouver Whitecaps winger has been turning heads since making his pro debut last season.
Davies made eight league appearances in 2016, and scored in Vancouver’s CONCACAF Champions League win over the New York Red Bulls last week.
ARSENAL TRIO WANT OUT
Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are all keen to leave Arsenal this summer, according to the Daily Telegraph.
All three have just over 12 months remaining on their respective contracts, with Ozil having rejected the Gunners’s most recent offer of a new deal.
Alexis, meanwhile, is set to depart following a training ground bust-up in recent weeks while Oxlade-Chamberlain is keen for a new challenge away from the Emirates Stadium.
BARCELONA CAST EYE OVER CHELSEA TRIO
With changes coming at Barcelona in the summer, the club are preparing for the summer window and took a trip to London this week to watch both Arsenal and Chelsea, Marca reports.
They watched Chelsea on Monday, paying particular attention to Cesar Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso, though Nemanja Matic also caught their attention.
Hector Bellerin, meanwhile, was the Arsenal player that they monitored most closely.
JUVE CLOSE IN ON WILLIAMS
Juventus are closely monitoring the progress of Athletic Bilbao attacker Inaki Williams, according to Deia.
The forward has a €50 million release clause and is also being tracked by Liverpool, although he has said he is not in a hurry to make his next move.
WEST HAM STILL CHASING MALCUIT
West Ham continue to chase Saint-Etienne right-back Kevin Malcuit, according to Le 10 Sport.
It is reported that they made a bid of €10 million for the defender in the January window but are not put off having it rebuffed by the Ligue 1 side.
ARSENAL OFFER OZIL HUGE PAY RISE
Arsenal have offered wantaway star Mesut Ozil an eye-watering £280,000 per week to stay at the club beyond the summer, according to reports from The Mirror.
The German, alongside Alexis Sanchez, is said to be seeking a new club ahead of next season but Gunners chiefs are hoping the groundbreaking offer will be enough to convince him to stay.
Ozil is currently Arsenal’s highest earner on around £140,000 per week, with the willingness to break through the £250,000-per-week barrier unheard of at the Emirates.
BARCA TARGET £25M SOARES
Barcelona are keen on signing Southampton’s Cedric Soares, but the Liga giants will be forced to pay £25 million for the right-back, according to The Sun.
The newspaper reports that the former Sporting Lisbon defender is a key target for the Catalan outfit and that the Saints would not stand in his way, should the right offer come in.
BUNDESLIGA SIDES WANT CAN
A host of Bundesliga teams are keen to bring Liverpool star Emre Can back to Germany, the Daily Mirror reports.
With the Germany international locked in contract negotiations and looking no closer to a deal, RB Leipzig and Bayer Leverkusen have been alerted to the possibility of luring the midfielder away from Anfield.
GALAXY EXTEND IBRAHIMOVIC OFFER
The LA Galaxy have extended an offer to Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, according to SI.com.
Ibrahimovic is out of contract at the end of the current Premier League campaign, though manager Jose Mourinho has emphasized that he sees the 35-year-old staying at Old Trafford.
The Galaxy also made an offer to Ibrahimovic last year before he signed with United. The MLS side currently is filling all three of its big-money designated player slots but has the flexibility open up a spot this summer with salary cap restructuring.
DE GEA WANTS MADRID MOVE
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea wants to join Real Madrid this summer, according to OK Diario journalist, Eduardo Inda.
Speaking on Spanish television, Inda revealed De Gea is keen to leave Manchester and return to his homeland.
“Real Madrid are still thinking about one goalkeeper, who is De Gea, but Mourinho is determined not to let him leave United,” Inda told TV show El Chiringuito.
“De Gea believes that Manchester is hell because every day is black. The player has privately said that he wants to play for Real Madrid.”
ALLEGRI TO REJECT ARSENAL
Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri is set to reject the chance to become Arsenal manager and instead replace Luis Enrique at Barcelona, according to Mundo Deportivo.
The Italian was the frontrunner to replace under-fire Gunners boss Arsene Wenger at the Emirates at the end of the season, but is now looking at a switch to La Liga rather than the Premier League.
Allegri has led Juventus to two Serie A titles during his time in Turin and was denied a Champions League winners’ medal only by a defeat by Barcelona in the 2015 final.
MAN UTD AND MAN CITY WANT ROMA STAR
Manchester United and Manchester City are ready to battle it out for the purchase of Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, according to a report from Calciomercato, via TalkSport.
Bayern Munich are also said to be interested in the 24-year-old, while Antonio Conte is also keen to add him to his Chelsea squad as he looks to shore up his defence ahead of next season.
Rudiger has made 15 Serie A starts this season and a further three in the Europa League, and has established himself as one of the most exciting central defenders in the country.
CHELSEA PLAN MATIC TALKS
Chelsea are set to open contract extension talks with Nemanja Matic this summer, according to the Daily Mirror.
The Blues are being linked with midfield reinforcements when the transfer window re-opens, but they consider their Serbia international to be vital to their plans.
MAN CITY EYE MIDFIELDER EXTENSION
Manchester City are preparing to hand Fernandinho a 12-month contract extension, reports The Sun.
The Brazilian will enter the final year of his current deal this summer and Pep Guardiola is eager to avoid attracting interest from elsewhere.
ISCO READY TO JOIN MAN CITY
Real Madrid midfielder Isco has decided to leave Santiago Bernabeu and join Manchester City, according to the Daily Mirror.
The Spain international is out of contract this summer and is ready to leave the Blancos, with City his preferred choice despite interest from Juventus.
MAN UTD’S GRIEZMANN HOPES FADE
Manchester United’s hopes of signing Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann this summer are beginning to fade, according to the Independent.
The complexity of the deal has seen United cool their interest in the France international, and they are now looking into other potential options, including Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski and Monaco youngster Kylian Mbappe.
GIBSON ON MAN CITY SHORTLIST
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has added Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson to his summer shortlist of potential signings, according to The Sun.
The centre-back, who would likely cost in the region of £25 million, has also caught the eye of Chelsea as they look to bolster their defensive ranks ahead of next season.