Leeds to sign Bamford, Chelsea prepare ‘monster offer’ for Milinkovic-Savic, Bale to Manchester United latest
Plus, N’Golo Kante offered new contract, Aaron Ramsey to leave Arsenal for Chelsea, and Sadio Mane to pen new Liverpool deal
talkSPORT.com round up all the biggest transfer rumours and the latest gossip from Tuesday’s newspapers and online…
Leeds United will confirm the signing of Patrick Bamford, from Middlesbrough, on Tuesday. The former Chelsea forward underwent a medical on Monday. (Yorkshire Evening Post)
Gareth Bale is ‘very happy’ at Real Madrid, according to the club’s new manager Julen Lopetegui. Manchester United have been interested in signing the Wales international. (Sky Sports)
Chelsea have prepared a ‘monster offer’ worth £115million for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, the Lazio and Serbia midfielder. (Il Tempo)
N’Golo Kante has been offered a new contract by Chelsea that will make him the club’s top earner on £290,000-per-week. (The Times)
The Blues are also interested in Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey, with a £30million bid being considered. (Telegraph)
Everton are targeting Marcos Rojo, the Manchester United defender, but they have been told to pay £30million for the Argentina international. (Mirror)
The transfer window may close with Tottenham not having signed a single player, according to manager Mauricio Pochettino. (Mail)
Manchester United’s players have become fed up by Jose Mourinho, their manager, throughout the club’s pre-season tour of the United States. (Mail)
Willian has not turned up for Chelsea training amid reports he is the subject of a £65million offer from Real Madrid. (Times)
Leeds United are keeping tabs on Matty Pennington, the Everton defender, who spent last season on loan at Elland Road. (Liverpool Echo)
West Ham are to sign Portugal youth international Xande Silva in a deal worth up to £3.1million. (Record)
Brighton forward Sam Baldock, 29, is set to join Championship side Reading. (Argus)
Burnley are considering a move for Fraser Forster, the Southampton goalkeeper, with Nick Pope set for an extended spell on the sidelines due to injury. (Express)
Sadio Mane is expected to sign a new long-term contract with Liverpool in the coming weeks. (Mirror)
Chelsea are interested in signing Matias Vecino, the 26-year-old Uruguay midfielder, from Inter Milan. (Evening Standard)
Maurizio Sarri, the Chelsea manager, is also keen on Robert Lewandowski, the Bayern Munich forward. (Star)
And here are the latest talkSPORT.com stories…
EXCLUSIVE: Graeme Jones will be appointed West Brom assistant manager after leaving his role with the Belgium national team.
AC Milan have reached an agreement with Juventus over the loan of Gonzalo Higuain, the striker. Higuain is also wanted by Chelsea.
Real Madrid are interested in Chelsea pair Thibaut Courtois, the goalkeeper, and Willian, the forward.
Arsenal have told Lazio they must pay £7million if they are to sign outcast striker Lucas Perez this summer.
EXCLUSIVE: Jamie Carragher believes Liverpool’s current squad is stronger than any he played in during his 17 years at Anfield.
Alfie Mawson is set to join Fulham after Swansea accepted a £20million offer for the 24-year-old defender.
Newcastle want to sign Argentina full-back Nicolas Tagliafico. The 25-year-old currently plays for Ajax in the Netherlands.
Matej Vydra’s proposed move from Derby to Leeds United is off, after the Czech Republic forward failed to agree personal terms with Marcelo Bielsa’s side.
EXCLUSIVE: Micky Quinn believes Liverpool would have ‘world domination’ if they were to replace central defender Dejan Lovren
EXCLUSIVE: Harry Redknapp has backed Daniel Levy, the Tottenham chairman, to ‘pull a rabbit out the hat’ before the transfer window closes. Spurs have still not signed anyone with just over a week of the open market to go.