Antoine Griezmman is edging closer to finalising a move to Manchester United, according to reports.
Express Sport understands the Atletico Madrid attacker is Jose Mourinho’s No1 target this summer.
And the Manchester Evening News claim sources close to the Frenchman believe a deal is on the verge of completion.
United will have to fork out £86m for his services to finally seal his transfer to Old Trafford.
Antoine Griezmann is closing in on a move to Manchester United
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The 22-year-old has been linked with a move to the Reds and United in recent transfer windows.
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And Spanish publication AS claim both clubs have made contact with the defender’s representatives to express their interest.
Atletico will not let him go on the cheap though and aren’t expected to do any business until an offer of around £38m is tabled.
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Real Madrid are keen to sign Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois
Real Madrid will go all out to sign Chelsea duo Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois in the transfer window, according to reports.
The talented duo are firmly in Zinedine Zidane’s sights as he looks to strengthen his squad.
And the Daily Mail claim Real are ready to offer Alvaro Morata and James Rodriguez as part of the deal to tempt the Blues into doing business.
The report suggests the Spanish giants have already been in contact with both players indirectly.
Arda Turan is attracting interest from Arsenal
The out-of-favour Barcelona midfielder has been linked with a £25m switch to the Gunners in recent days.
But Turan's agent, Ahmet Bulut, has poured cold water on reports of contact with Arsenal.
“There is currently no offer, there is nothing to speak of right now," Bulut told ESPN FC.
"I have not been contacted by Arsenal.
"As I said before, he is happy at Barcelona and has three years left on his contract."