BARCELONA are considering letting two of their stars, Dani Alves and Alex Song, leave at the end of the season, according to today’s transfer rumour-mill.
The news has attracted the attention of Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City, who are all following the situation closely. (Daily Express)
All is quiet on the Newcastle United and Sunderland fronts, but there’s plenty of gossip elsewhere.
Manchester United are ready to break the bank and make Southampton left-back Luke Shaw, who made his full England debut this week, the best paid teenager in the Premier League. (Daily Star)
Manchester United boss David Moyes is tracking Real Sociedad striker Antoine Griezmann after watching him make his France debut in Paris on Wednesday. (Daily Mirror)
The agent of Arsenal striker Lukas Podolski has fuelled speculation that the Germany international could quit the club in the summer and follow Manchester United’s Nemanja Vidic to Inter Milan. (Metro)
Arsenal could be tempted to sell Podolski, if Inter meet their £11m asking price for the 28-year-old. (The Sun)
Liverpool have joined Arsenal in the race to sign 16-year-old French forward Maxime Lopez from Marseille. (Daily Mail)
Real Madrid have potentially scuppered Manchester United’s summer transfer plans by beginning discussions to sign Juventus duo Paul Pogba and Arturo Vidal. (Metro)
Manchester City’s Micah Richards and Joleon Lescott look set to leave the club this summer, after falling out of favour under manager Manuel Pellegrini. (Daily Mirror)
Tottenham Hotspur’s Danish attacking midfielder Christian Eriksen has insisted he will not seek to leave the club if they fail to qualify for next season’s Champions League. (Sky Sports News)
Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard has backed manager Roberto Martinez’s ability to find a replacement for Romelu Lukaku when the Belgian loanee returns to Chelsea at the end of the season. (Talksport)
Liverpool will not take up a £3.3m option to sign French defender Aly Cissokho when his loan from Spanish club Valencia expires at the end of the season. (Inside Futbol)
Manchester United striker Federico Macheda does not believe he will feature at Old Trafford under manager David Moyes. The Italian is currently on loan at Championship club Birmingham City. (Daily Telegraph)