Manchester United have received a blow in their pursuit of Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann, according to reports.
The Irish Independent claim Atletico are desperate to keep the France international for next season – where they move to a new stadium.
It is said the player's chances of moving to Old Trafford have lessened in recent weeks.
Real Madrid are also in the hunt for the player.
And Griezmann is ready to wait to see how serious their interest is before making a decision on his future.
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Griezmann to the Premier League – Man Utd 15/8, Chelsea 6/1, Man City 8/1
Manchester United have suffered a major blow in their bid to sign Antoine Griezmann
Chelsea and Real Madrid could go head to head for Moussa Dembele
Dembele has struck an impressive 27 goals since joining from Fulham in the summer.
Chelsea were linked with him last month but Antonio Conte baulked at the Hoops' £40million asking price.
And The Mirror claim Madrid could make them pay for their hesitancy by signing him in the summer.
Zinedine Zidane is a fan of his compatriot and could sign him to replace toiling duo Karim Benzema and Alvaro Morata.
Mario Gotze is reportedly in talks over a move to Liverpool
Liverpool have reportedly opened talks with Mario Gotze over a summer move to Anfield.
Gotze has endured a difficult time of things since rejoining Borussia Dortmund from Bayern Munich in the summer.
And The Mirror claim Klopp wants to end his Dortmund disaster by bringing him to Merseyside.
The Bundesliga side want to recoup as much of the £20million fee they paid Bayern.
Klopp managed Gotze during his time at Dortmund and a reunion could be on the cards.