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Transfer rumors and football rumors: Cody Gakpo, Marcelo Brozovic, Sasa Kalajdzic

08 Aug 2022 | 08:46

The latest rumors and rumors from the back pages of Monday, including the latest on PSV Eindhoven winger Cody Gakpo.


Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag ‘appreciates’ PSV Eindhoven winger Cody Gakpo, who has also been linked with Arsenal and Leeds (The Sun).

United, Chelsea and Everton target Sasa Kalajdzic has demanded clarity on his future from current club VFB Stuttgart (Daily Mail).

The Old Trafford and West Ham club have been snubbed by PSV Eindhoven midfielder Ibrahim Sangare, who has instead extended his current contract with the Dutch side until 2027 (The Sun).

Manchester United are preparing a solid offer for RB Salzburg’s exciting young striker Benjamin Sesko, who is expected to cost around £40m (Daily Express).

Barcelona confirm De Jong has received an offer to leave the Nou Camp but president Joan Laporta insists the club want him to stay (Daily Mirror).

De Jong has no plans to accept a pay cut at Barcelona although that decision could hasten his departure from a club he seems to want to stay at (Daily Express).

Barcelona “hopefully” will sign Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso on Monday – with Sergino Dest likely to go the other way (Daily Mirror).

Liverpool are keen on a swap deal for Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo Brozovic, with Roberto Firmino or Naby Keita going in the opposite direction (The Sun).

The Red Devils are keeping an eye on AC Milan’s Ismael Bennacer as they look for additional midfield options (Daily Express).

Callum Hudson-Odoi has told Chelsea he wants to leave the club, sparking frenzied interest from Leicester and Southampton (The Sun).

Celtic have been reported to be interested in signing Chelsea outcast Ross Barkley (Daily Record).

Chelsea striker Timo Werner is preparing to return to RB Leipzig (Daily Mail).

Everton are expected to complete the signing of Wolves and England defender Conor Coady this week (Daily Mail).

Argentina international Marcos Senesi is valued at 12.6 million pounds to move to Bournemouth (The Sun).

Leeds have been unable to complete thousands of sales of their new away kit after the containers transporting them to the UK crashed into the sea (Daily Mail).

Wolves winger Pedro Neto could join Arsenal if owner Bruno Lage beats Goncalo Guedes (Daily Express).

Tottenham are set to complete their seventh signing of the summer “in the coming days” with Destiny Udogie joining from Udinese, who will keep the teenage full-back on loan for a season (Daily Express).

Nottingham Forest is set to put former Newcastle United chief executive Lee Charnley on a part-time job to help them organize their business (The Telegraph).