Unfortunately, we’re not in the thick of transfer season just yet, but excitingly the Premier League window is now officially open.
Links have been flying in left, right and centre throughout the season and with clubs in England now capable of signing players, the rumour mill has gone off the rails.
So with a pinch of salt at the ready, here are seven bitesize ones which you might have missed.
Barcelona Considering Move for Man Utd Starlet
One player that Manchester United fans aren’t expecting to see leave as part of their rebuild this summer is teenage midfielder Angel Gomes.
But the Manchester Evening News claim that United’s England Under-19 international has emerged as a transfer target for La Liga champions Barcelona.
Gomes will be entering the final year of his contract next season, but the Catalan giants will look to pull a fast one by signing him on the cheap this summer amidst the chaos behind the scenes at Old Trafford.
Asmir Begović Tipped to Join
Leicester City & Arsenal Battle for Ligue 1 Winger
Even with a new manager at the helm at Arsenal, the north London club look desperate to raid French leagues once again.
But Sarr is also catching the eye at Leicester City, with an insider telling Senegalese outlet wiwsport: “
“He has been linked with moves to Arsenal and Liverpool. But I have not heard any news from either of these two clubs.”
Ferland Mendy Agrees to Real Madrid Switch
In-demand Olympique Lyonnais defender Ferland Mendy has agreed to personal terms with Real Madrid.
French outlet Euro United insist that a fee still hasn’t been agreed between Los Blancos and Lyon, but the defender’s agreement to their offer has ticked a box for Madrid’s re-appointed manager Zinedine Zidane.
The 23-year-old’s arrival could leave Marcelo’s future up for debate, although Real Madrid are already looking to offload left-backs
Man Utd & Liverpool Shortlist Lyon Quartet
Man City ‘Willing to Pay’ for Antoine Griezmann
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Crystal Palace to Speed Up Permanent Deal for Goalkeeper
Crystal Palace loanee Lucas Perri is expected to complete a permanent move to Selhurst Park within the next month.
UOL claims that the Brazilian, who’s on loan with the club from Sao Paulo, will cost Roy Hodgson’s side €4.5m this summer.
The 21-year-old has impressed since arriving at the club and after being selected for Brazil’s squad for upcoming