It’s Wednesday and we’re rapidly approaching the halfway point in the week.
To celebrate, here’s some transfer gossip …
Real Talk 👏
Bayern Munich have revived their interest in Chelsea starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi as the Bundesliga giants look to bolster their attacking options following the departures of Ivan Perisić and Philippe Coutinho, according to the Mail.
Barcelona need to sell Samuel Umtiti and Jean-Clair Todibo before they can make a move for Manchester City defender Eric Garcia, report the Mail.
Juventus could abandon their pursuit of Luis Suárez as the Barcelona striker is taking too long to obtain an Italian passport, report Goal.
And Everton are ready to trim their squad by offloading the likes of Theo Walcott, Moise Kean and Alex Iwobi, report the Mirror.
Fake News 😡
Tottenham could offer Dele Alli to Real Madrid in part-exchange for Gareth Bale, according to the Mail.
Arsenal are still hoping to add more players to their squad this summer, with the Mirror reporting that Lyon’s Houssem Aouar and Atlético Madrid’s Thomas Partey are the Gunners’ prime targets.
While the Star report that Rennes goalkeeper Edouard Mendy is ready and waiting to join Chelsea.
And Roma could move onto other targets after failing to agree a fee with Manchester United for Chris Smalling.
Funniest rumour of the day 😂
Manchester United believe if they wait until the last week of the transfer window, they might be able to pressure Borussia Dortmund into selling Jadon Sancho, according to the Transfer Window Podcast.
It’s a game of brinkmanship which we’re not sure they’re going to win, to be honest.
What you missed yesterday 👇
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finally put pen to paper on a new three-year Arsenal contract worth a reported £55m including bonuses.
While Emiliano Martínez said an emotional goodbye to Arsenal ahead of a mooted switch to Aston Villa.