Old Trafford is looking more and more as if it could become the Spanish defender’s new home Paul Torres. Spanish broadcaster AS quoted the 25-year-old as saying he was “very calm” that the only offer he faced was an unsigned new contract from current club Villarreal. But the Mirror, citing radio station Cadena Ser, says his move to Manchester United was “discussed and negotiated” with his representatives, who traveled to England over the weekend. The centre-back, previously targeted by his former boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for a move to the Red Devils, has also been linked with Chelsea. The Manchester Evening News report that new United boss Erik Ten Hag wants to sign the international “at any cost”.
Southampton and West Ham have Red Bull Salzburg firmly in their sights Junior Adamu, according to the email. However, according to the newspaper, Premier League sides will have to fight for the 20-year-old striker, who is valued at around £12million by his club, with Ajax, Hertha Berlin and Red Bull Salzburg also monitoring him.
Arsenal are understood to be ready to part ways with him Bernd Leno this summer. Benfica are interested in the 30-year-old German goalkeeper, although the Sun report the Portuguese side are struggling with the Gunners’ £8.5million valuation.
That’s what the Express says Raphinha, 25, may want to leave Leeds to join ‘older brother’ Bruno Fernandes at United rather than join Barcelona. The pair briefly played together at Sporting Lisbon and Raphinha has previously admitted they have a strong relationship.
The first signing of the Todd Boehly era at Chelsea could be that of Barcelona Ousmane Dembele. The French winger’s contact at the Nou Camp will end in the coming weeks and he is close to signing with the Blues, according to the Mirror, citing Mundo Deportivo.
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Richardson: The Mail says Paris St Germain are looking to sign the 25-year-old Brazilian striker from Everton.
Ivan Perisic: According to journalist Fabrizio Romano, Tottenham are close to signing the Croatian winger, 33, from Inter Milan.