📝📝Manchester United will move for French RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano, 22, next summer. (Times)
📝📝Liverpool are the latest club to scout Iceland Under-21s midfielder Isak Bergmann Johannesson, 17, who plays for IFK Norrkoping in Sweden. (Expressen – in Swedish)
📝📝Johannesson has also been watched by Manchester United and Juventus. (Aftonbladet – in Swedish)
📝📝Juventus tried to sign Barcelona’s Spain forward Ansu Fati, 17, in the summer. (Calcio Mercato – in Italian)
📝📝Brighton are to offer England Under-21s full-back Tariq Lamptey, 20, a new contract amid interest from Bayern Munich. (Sun)
📝📝Paris St-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe’s proposed move to Real Madrid next summer is “done”, according to Adil Rami, a former team-mate of the France international, 21. (Metro)
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Bartomeu resigns as Barca president
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📝📝Borussia Dortmund manager Lucien Favre believes speculation around winger Jadon Sancho’s proposed move to Manchester United may have caused the 20-year-old England international’s drop in form. (Mirror)
📝📝Argentine forward Lautaro Martinez, 23, says he “does not know” what will happen in the future but is currently happy at Inter Milan. (AS – in Spanish)
⛳⛳Manchester City’s Algeria winger Riyad Mahrez, 29, is open to one day returning to France and joining boyhood club Marseille. (Sun)
⛳⛳Barcelona will attempted to sign PSV Eindhoven and the Netherlands striker Donyell Malen, 21, if they fail to complete a deal for Memphis Depay. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)
⛳⛳Manchester United’s 33-year-old Argentine goalkeeper Sergio Romero has been offered the chance to re-join Racing Club de Avellaneda, but he will need to take a major pay cut. (Star)
⛳⛳Championship side Birmingham City are among the clubs interested in signing former Brazil forward and free agent Alexandre Pato, 31. (Calciomercato)
⛳⛳Arsenal’s technical director Edu overruled manager Mikel Arteta in signing Ghana midfielder Thomas Partey, 27, ahead of Lyon’s 22-year-old France international Houssem Aouar. (L’Equipe, via Express)
⛳⛳Arsenal face competition from French champions PSG and Italian champions Juventus to sign Aouar. (Sun)
🍎🍎Manchester United could sign RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano for as little as £38m next summer due to his release clause.
🍎🍎Borussia Dortmund manager Lucien Favre has admitted Jadon Sancho’s long-running Man Utd transfer saga may be the cause behind the winger’s recent dip in form.
🍎🍎Tyrone Mings is convinced the FA’s new Voluntary Diversity Code will open up the pathway for more black players to move into management.
🍎🍎Jordan Pickford and his wife are being protected by bodyguards after the pair were subjected to death threats.
🍎🍎Manchester United are plotting to bring back 23,500 fans to Old Trafford after two months of talks with the Government.
🍎🍎Brighton are planning to reward Tariq Lamptey for his excellent start to his Albion career with a bumper new contract.
🍎🍎Newcastle’s £300m takeover was given hope again as Jamie Reuben dropped a huge hint it could be back on.
🍎🍎Argentina legend Diego Maradona is reportedly having to isolate having come into contact with somebody who has tested positive for coronavirus amid the pandemic.
🍎🍎Young Marseille midfielder Pape Gueye’s dream is to play alongside Liverpool winger Sadio Mané, he has revealed.