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Transfer rumors and football rumours: Milinkovic-Savic, De Jong, Scamacca

25 Jul 2022 | 08:32

The latest rumors and gossip from the following pages of Sunday, including updates on when Manchester United target Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.

Kalidou Koulibaly turned down an offer that could pay him £51m over five years before leaving Napoli to join Chelsea (Daily Mail).

West Ham want to add Blackburn Rovers striker Ben Brereton-Diaz to a new front line featuring Sassuolo (The Sun) Gianluca Scamacca.

Manchester United have identified Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic as an alternative if Frenkie de Jong continues to turn down the chance to move to Old Trafford (Daily Mail).

Juventus have emerged as a possible suitor to Manchester United striker Anthony Martial although it appears the club are no longer interested in selling him (Daily Mirror).

Chelsea target Presnel Kimpembe has asked Paris Saint-Germain to allow him to explore his options amid significant Juventus interest (The Sun).

Newcastle are ready to turn their transfer interest to Burnley winger Dwight McNeil (Daily Mail).

Chelsea and Tottenham both want Newcastle United winger Allan Saint-Maximin but are being pushed for £40m (Daily Mail).

Frenkie de Jong has been told he will need to take a pay cut to stay at Barcelona and it seems, according to reports in Spain, he is willing to do so (Daily Express).

Sepp van den Berg is tipped to get his chance to shine in the Premier League but that won’t be at Liverpool as he will join Bournemouth on a season-long loan (Daily Star).

Barcelona manager Xavi has told Memphis Depay he has no future at the club as several Premier League clubs continue to monitor his situation (Daily Express).

Derby County and Sheffield Wednesday are expressing interest in Rangers striker Kemar Roofe (Daily Record)