Sessegnon (left), Bernardeschi and Nolito (right) could all move clubs
TRANSFER NEWS LIVE – Updates from Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham, Liverpool, City, Arsenal, the rest of the Premier League and abroad.
Tuesday 30 May.
3.10pm: Brighton defender Gaetan Bong has agreed a new one-year contract.
The 29-year-old Cameroonian made 24 appearances during Albion's promotion-winning season, making a successful return to action in April after three months out with a knee injury.
Manager Chris Hughton told seagulls.co.uk: "We are delighted that Gaetan has agreed his new deal, as he has been a key member of the squad in his two years at the club.
2.50pm: Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea have all failed with bids for Torino striker Andrea Belotti.
Italian outlet Tuttosport claim United and the Blues have made £60million offers while the Gunners have stumped up £52m.
However, Torino are reportedly holding out for a bid matching Belotti's huge £86m release clause.
2.19pm: Regan Poole has emerged as a loan target for Northampton Town.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho did not give Poole a single minute of game time last season.
And the 18-year-old is said to be close to joining Northampton.
“It’s possible I could go out on loan, but I haven’t spoken to the club about what happens next season,” Poole recently said.
“It’s a tough one because I’m developing under the best coaches in the world at United, and it’s all about what the club thinks is best for me.
“But I would like to get out on loan. I miss playing in the league, there was nothing better.”
1.57pm: Everton want to sign Davie Selke from RB Leipzig, according to reports in Germany.
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Toffees boss Ronald Koeman is keen to strengthen his squad this summer and will be given funds to buy in players.
Selke, 22, joined RB Leipzig from Werder Bremen in 2015 and played 21 games for the Bundesliga club this season.
Manchester United could send Regan Poole out on loan
1.48pm: Jamie Walker wants to leave Hearts as he seeks a move to Rangers.
Express Sport exclusively revealed last week that Gers were in for Walker.
The Ibrox club are busy plotting deals for a number of players as they hope to challenge Celtic for the league title next season.
And a deal for Walker has inched closer after the player told Hearts manager Ian Cathro that he wants to quit Tynecastle.
1.05pm: Moussa Sissoko could be heading back to Newcastle United, according to Ladbrokes.
The bookies make the Tottenham midfielder 4/1 to return to the Magpies, with only Marseille ahead of the Toon Army at 3/1.
No other club is considered a serious contender, with Nice, Everton, West Ham and Crystal Palace all chalked up at 10/1.
French trio Paris Saint-Germain, Lyon and Monaco round out the betting at 12/1.
Ladbrokes News’ Richard Marsh said: “Newcastle are readying for their Premier League return, and Sissoko needs first-team football to boost his World Cup hopes.”
"Marseille lead the betting, but we aren't ruling out a Geordie return for the French international."
Jamie Walker wants to leave Hearts, with Rangers keen on his signature
12.50pm: Manchester City are planning a massive spending spree this summer, chairman Khaldon Al Mubarak has confirmed.
Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez and Kyle Walker of Tottenham are just two of the players on manager Pep Guardiola’s radar, with Ederson Moraes close to joining Bernardo Silva at the Etihad.
And Al Mubarak says Abu Dhabi owner Sheikh Mansour is keen to bring in more players.
He said: ”It's a continuous conversation, it's a continual conversation between me and his Highness. Sheikh Mansour asks for regular updates on how our thinking is evolving. He's also in the process, he knows where we are going, so there are no surprises.
"By the time we come with our final lists, he has been aware from the beginning of where we are heading, so it's not me showing up one day, saying 'this is the list, these are the players we want'. Mansour from the beginning is part of the process and I keep him up-to-date on how Pep's thinking is going and how the group is supporting him."
Al Mubarak says City have been changing the age profile of their squad since Guardiola was appointed.
"I think the transition of this squad in this cycle started last year. And if you look at the players we brought in last year, we brought in youth, talent, speed.
"I look back at some of our dealings last year and it's an indicator of how we are rebuilding this team.”
Manchester City want to sign Alexis Sanchez and Kyle Walker
12.40pm: Liverpool are set to sign striker Dominic Solanke from Premier League rivals Chelsea.
The 19-year-old had a number of suitors in the Premier League, as well as Celtic and Red Bull Leipzig, however he has opted to join the Reds.
He will leave Stamford Bridge on a free transfer with the Blues receiving a mere £3million compensation fee following a tribunal.
12.30pm: More on Manchester City’s refusal to sell Sergio Aguero.
Chairman Khaldon Al Mubarak said: “Is Aguero staying? Absolutely. There’s never been a doubt about that. I’ve read a lot of the speculation on this and it’s ridiculous,” he said.
“Sergio Aguero is one of the best players in the world. We are a team that aspires to win every competition we compete in.
"Having Sergio Aguero as part of the squad is an absolute must. It has never been in doubt.”
12.25pm: Thomas Tuchel, who has been linked with a move to Arsenal in the past, has just LEFT Borussia Dortmund.
What timing… Is he off to the Emirates, then?
The full story – and the answer to just that – is here.
Thomas Tuchel has left Dortmund
11.30am: The bookies have U-turned!
Diego Costa was 1/5 to be playing his last game at Wembley on Saturday – but odds now show Spaniard is set to stay.
Betway’s Alan Alger said: “The odds suggest Diego Costa’s much-touted move to China could be called off. The Spaniard was as short as 1/5 before the FA Cup final to head east, but the betting has shifted dramatically over the last 24 hours with Costa now odds-on at 4/6 to remain a Chelsea player.
“China isn’t out of the picture at 9/4, although the odds for that move have been steadily drifting, and there’s been plenty of interest in a return to Atletico at 5/2.”
11.13am: Manchester City will NOT sell Sergio Aguero this summer.
Aguero’s future at the Etihad is in doubt following Gabriel Jesus’ arrival in January.
But City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak says the Argentine is going nowhere.
"He is one of the best players in the world. He is an absolute must," Al Mubarak said.
Manchester City will not sell Sergio Aguero this summer
11.10am: Saul Niguez has claimed Atletico Madrid can cope if Antoine Griezmann should choose to join Manchester United.
"In the end, Antoine Griezmann can manage his future as he wishes," Niguez said.
"If he leaves we have [Fernando] Torres, [Kevin] Gameiro, [Angel] Correa and [Yannick] Carrasco.
"He is a very important player for us, we know the quality he has, but most importantly no one player is above the club."
11.05am: AC Milan are preparing a massive £52million bid to sign Chelsea and Manchester United target Alvaro Morata.
Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport claim Milan are determined to land a marquee singing this summer.
Morata impressed during his two-year stint at Juventus before heading back to Real Madrid.
Express Sport understands Chelsea want to sign the striker, while United are also interested if he becomes available.
But Milan are hoping to plunder the Bernabeu before the Premier League duo get their act together.
10.55am: Morgan Schneiderlin says he’s settled on Merseyside following his January move to Everton – and the French international midfielder is hoping the side can improve to seal a top-four finish in the Premier League next season.
"I'm very happy to be here, very happy to come in every day and happy, to find the joy on my face again, to play week in and week out and, most importantly, have good games," Schneiderlin said.
"I think that's what I did, even if I know myself that I can be even better and improve… That's my main focus and I want to improve and help this team to be in the top four."
Real Madrid could sell Alvaro Morata to Milan
10.30am: Moussa Sissoko has demanded crunch talks with Mauricio Pochettino about his future at Tottenham.
"I would like him to communicate better," Sissoko told French newspaper L'Equipe.
"I want a completely honest conversation to see what they plan to do, what they are seeing in terms of my future.
"The idea is to be clear very early to allow, if I need to leave, for my agent to do good work."
10.10am: Diego Costa has called on Chelsea to sign Everton striker Romelu Lukaku.
“I do not know – that’s a decision for the club,” he said when asked about a deal for the Toffees striker.
“Of course Lukaku is a very big player who played an impressive season. I hope he can sign at Chelsea because it’s a unique club.
“He is a big player and has an impressive future for himself. The past matches have proven that he has quality and scoring ability.
“He is a boy who will take great steps. Hopefully he will continue to grow – he has all the qualities to stay here. (Mickey) Batshuayi may stay because he’s young and I could be leaving.”
10.05am: Liverpool have signed youngster Dal Varesanovic to a professional contract.
Varesanovic, 16, is rated as one of the top players in Liverpool’s academy.
There was an agreement in place that once Varesanovic came of age he could head to Liverpool and pen professional terms.
Varesanovic is an attacking midfielder and joins Liverpool from FC Sarajevo.
Arsenal want to sign Pablo Fornals
10.00am: Malaga duo Sandro Ramirez and Pablo Fornals are ‘serious’ Arsenal transfer targets, according to the Daily Mail.
Sandro scored 16 goals in 31 games this season and has a buy-out clause of just £5million.
Meanwhile, Fornals is viewed as the long-term replacement for Santi Cazorla.
9.47am: Josh Harrop could be on his way out of Manchester United.
Harrop, 21, scored on his Old Trafford debut against Crystal Palace this month.
But a lack of opportunities at the club – and Jose Mourinho’s plans to sign strikers this summer – means he may leave in the search of more game time.
Football League World claim Wigan are leading the race to sign the youngster.
A loan agreement could be struck, with Wigan seeking new players following their relegation to League One.
Luciano Spalletti has quit Roma and is favourite for the Inter Milan role
9.30am: BOURNEMOUTH MEDICAL FOR CHELSEA PLAYER
Chelsea are set to sell Asmir Begovic to Bournemouth in a £15million deal.
Chelsea almost let Begovic leave the club in January but failed to find a replacement.
The goalkeeper doesn’t want another season playing second choice to Thibaut Courtois.
And the Daily Mail claim a deal with Bournemouth has been struck.
According to the report, Begovic will have a medical at Dean Court this week.
8.50am: Luciano Spalletti’s confirmed exit from Roma is good news for Chelsea.
Inter Milan have Spalletti and Chelsea boss Antonio Conte on their list of potential candidates for the vacant job at the San Siro.
Conte has been approached and Chelsea are working hard to keep the Italian at the club.
But Inter will likely now turn to Spalletti, who has left Roma after refusing to pen a new contract.
It means Chelsea and Conte can now likely get to work on preparations for pre-season, with the transfer window opening in just over a month’s time.
- Luciano Spalletti leaves Roma: Chelsea boost following departure
- Chelsea's Asmir Begovic set for Bournemouth medical ahead of £15m move
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8.45am: Arsenal are set to reignite their interest in Leicester star Riyad Mahrez.
The Mirror claim the Gunners will move for the Algeria international – but only if the price is right.
Also on Arsene Wenger's radar is AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca and Monaco ace Thomas Lemar.
8.15am: Tottenham remain interested in Fulham defender Ryan Sessegnon despite Liverpool’s keenness to strike a deal.
Sessegnon, 17, has been earmarked as a viable replacement for makeshift left-back James Milner at Liverpool.
But Spurs will push to do a deal with Fulham ahead of their Premier League rivals, claim ClubCall.
Fulham are said to want £15million for Sessegnon, who scored five goals for the Cottages last season.
Manchester United and Chelsea reportedly want to sign Federico Bernardeschi
8.10am: Manchester City forward Nolito wants to quit the club and return to Spain.
Nolito has scored just once for City since October.
The £13.8million arrival from Celta Vigo told Marca he is ready to exit the Etihad club.
"Up until December I was playing and was happy, but after those four months I've hardly played," he said.
"I don't know what happened, you'll have to ask him.
"It has been a year to forget, an experience that hasn't turned out as I'd planned, but hopefully this summer we'll find a solution."
8am: Chelsea want to sign Fiorentina striker Federico Bernardeschi.
However, Manchester United are also in the running to land the Italian.
Reports in Italy from journalist Alfredo Pedulla claim Bernardeschi is available for £30million.
Juventus and Inter Milan are also eyeing the player.
And Fiorentina will supposedly sell if Bernardeschi rejects a £41,000-a-week deal.