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Transfer news and football gossip: Tottenham star’s Man United talks, Maguire turned down bumper Man City offer, Dybala still up for sale


talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from today’s papers and online…

Paul Pogba is still desperate to leave Manchester United for Real Madrid this summer, claim reports in Spain. (Marca)

Harry Maguire reportedly turned down a £278,000-a-week offer from Manchester City in favour of joining rivals United instead, where he earned £100,000 less. (Daily Star)

Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen held talks with United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer over a potential move to Old Trafford this summer, but the Dane said he is holding out for a move to Spain. (Manchester Evening News)

Paul Pogba could well leave Manchester United before the end of the transfer window
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Napoli rejected a €90m (£82m) bid from Manchester United for Senegal defender Kalidou Koulibaly before the end of the English transfer window. (Corriere dello Sport)

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren is close to securing a move to Serie A side Roma in a £23m deal. (Calcio Mercato)

Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland will seek a move abroad to force his way into England manager Gareth Southgate’s plans for Euro 2020. (Daily Mail)

Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo says Brazil forward Neymar ‘has made mistakes’ but insisted the 27-year-old is in Paris ‘for three years’. (RMC)

Man United had approaches for Koulibaly and Eriksen rejected
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Alexis Sanchez is set for a move to Italy, with Juventus, Napoli, AC Milan and Inter Milan all in contention to sign him. (Daily Mirror)

Sanchez will push for a move out of Old Trafford before the European transfer window closes on 2 September. (The Times)

Although, other reports claim Sanchez’ current £560,000-a-week contract has left United unable to find a buyer. (Daily Mirror)

Juventus are still hoping to offload Argentina Paulo Dybala before the European deadline – although the Italian champions are yet to receive any firm offers. (The Independent)

Alexis Sanchez could be set to end his Manchester United nightmare by moving to Italy
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Marcos Rojo, who was a target for Everton over the summer, is likely to leave Manchester United before the European transfer window closes. (Daily Express)

Brazilian side Flamengo have pulled out of a move for free-agent striker Mario Balotelli over the 29-year-old’s £4m contract demands. (Daily Mail)

Bournemouth winger Jordon Ibe is wanted by Scottish champions Celtic on loan, with Napoli also keen on the 23-year-old. (The Sun)

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini says he wanted Liverpool keeper Adrian to stay at the club, but is ‘happy’ for the Spaniard’s Super Cup success with the Reds. (Daily Mail)


 

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