Chelsea would have sold Courtois to Real Madrid for €100m
Chelsea would have sold goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid this summer if the Spanish giants would have paid €100m (£71.5m). However, despite their interest Real were not prepared to meet the asking price.
Manchester City to meet Liverpool’s £50m Sterling price
Manchester City will meet Liverpool’s £50m asking price for Raheem Sterling and are set to offer a make a new offer having had their first two bids turned down.
De Bruyne to hold Wolfsburg talks
Kevin de Bruyne will hold talks with Wolfsburg before making a decision on his future. The midfielder is wanted by both Manchester City and PSG.
Newcastle & Sunderland to rival Aston Villa for Townsend
Newcastle and Sunderland are set to rival Aston Villa for Tottenham midfielder Andros Townsend. The trio can all offer the England international regular football although Townsend does not want to leave Spurs.
Real Madrid want Benitez to lose weight
Real Madrid are keen for new coach Rafa Benitez to lose weight. Senior officials are concerned by the 55-year-old’s size and want him to avoid abuse from rivals fans.
West Brom want £30m for Berahino
West Brom have slapped a £30m price tag on striker Saido Berahino. The 21-year-old is wanted by Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Newcastle and Tottenham.
Juventus to offer Jovetic five-year deal
Juventus are ready to offer Stevan Jovetic a five-year contract and the legendary No.10 shirt to convince him to come to Turin, with directors currently negotiating a deal with Manchester City.
Liverpool lose interest in Benteke
Liverpool have lost interested in signing Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke. The Reds do not want to pay his £32m release clause and have turned their attentions to Carlos Bacca and Fernando Llorente.