Chelsea are confident that 21-year-old Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz will join fellow German Timo Werner and become their third major signing of the summer even if they do not qualify for next year’s Champions League. (Mail on Sunday)

Barcelona great Lionel Messi has told the club that Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa should be the man to take over from Quique Setien and become the new boss at the Nou Camp. (Sun on Sunday)

Crystal Palace are targeting Burnley’s Sean Dyche as their next manager, with Roy Hodgson’s future in doubt after a poor run of form. (Sunday Mirror)

Tottenham Hotspur are leading the chase for Bournemouth’s England striker Callum Wilson, if the Cherries are relegated. The 28-year-old could be available for as little as £10m. (Sun on Sunday)

Napoli sporting director Cristiano Giuntoli says there have been no offers for star centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly despite growing speculation over his future with Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool and Barcelona all keen on the 29-year-old. (Goal)

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is ready to make a last-minute move to hijack Napoli’s bid for Lille’s Brazilian Under-20 central defender Gabriel Magalhaes, 22. (Sunday Express)

Leicester midfielder James Maddison, 23, has rejected interest from Manchester United and signed a new long-term deal with the Foxes believed to be worth £95,000 a week. (Talksport)

Uncertainty over the future of French midfielder Paul Pogba, 27, has put a question mark over the Old Trafford club’s transfer moves for midfielders Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho, 20, and 24-year-old Jack Grealish of Aston Villa. (Mail on Sunday)

Arsenal will only be able to sign Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey this summer if they pay the 27-year-old Ghanaian’s £45m release clause in full. (Sunday Express)

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos says team-mate Gareth Bale’s situation at the club is not good for anyone and the 31-year-old Welshman was furious after his move to China was blocked last summer. (Goal)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has hinted at a low-key summer transfer window for the Premier League champions, saying he would never jeopardise the balance and harmony of his squad by having too many players. (Sunday Mirror)

Manchester United are keeping an eye on Atletico Madrid’s £109m-rated Slovenia keeper Jan Oblak, 27, as a possible replacement for Spain’s David de Gea but Chelsea are also keen. (Sun on Sunday)

Inter Milan are looking at signing Manchester United’s Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez permanently with his loan move due to expire early next month (Sky Sports Italia via Sunday Mirror)

Arsenal, West Ham and Everton are all interested in signing Barcelona’s France World Cup-winning defender Samuel Umtiti, 26, on loan. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)

Serie B side Benevento are interested in signing former Liverpool and England striker Daniel Sturridge, 30, on a free transfer. (Mail on Sunday)

source: www.bbc.com/

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