Transfer news LIVE: Lonzano and Kepa could be on the move this summer (Image: GETTY)TRANSFER NEWS LIVEChelsea boss Sarri ready to sign Kovacic on permanent basis from Real MadridLiverpool warned over Barcelona and Real Madrid raids for Van DijkArsenal fans want Monreal sold in the summer transfer windowManchester United will copy Liverpool with a £200m splurge on defendersCeltic in dark over sale, while Rangers deal is definitely off10:24 UPDATE: Liverpool contract plannedLiverpool are set to hand Divock Origi a new contract as he continues to impress manager Jurgen Klopp.Origi has been tipped to leave Liverpool in the summer after a middling season at Anfield.But a spell of recent performances have convinced the manager that the 23-year-old does have a future on Merseyside.It is understood Origi will be offered a new deal, with his current contract expiring in 2020.Transfer news LIVE: Divock Origi is set to get a new contract at Liverpool (Image: GETTY)09:25 UPDATE: Real Madrid change plan over strikerReal Madrid may NOT move for a new centre-forward this summer as Karim Benzema continues to make a claim for him staying at the Bernabeu.Benzema has been tipped to leave Real Madrid so manager Zinedine Zidane can sign a new striker.But AS report that Benzema has convinced president Florentino Perez that he can still hold his own as Real’s main striker.That won’t stop Zidane seeking to bolster his squad – he wants forward Eden Hazard and midfielder Paul Pogba.But moves for the likes of Robert Lewandowski and Mauro Icardi are now most likely off.Transfer news LIVE: AS claim Karim Benzema will not be leaving Real Madrid (Image: AS)08:54 UPDATE: Lozano asks about Man UtdHirving Lozano has reportedly asked Javier Hernandez for advice about playing for Manchester United.PSV star Lozano is available for around £30m this summer and United have been linked in the past.Lozano and Hernandez are Mexico team-mates and the PSV ace asked West Ham’s attacker what it was like playing for the Red Devils.A TEAMtalk source said: “Hirving wants to join United, joining them is as big as a move to Real Madrid or Barcelona to him – he has spoken to Chicarito about what its like to play in Manchester, and Javier could not be kinder about his former club and told Hirving to push hard.”Transfer news LIVE: Hirving Lozano has asked Javier Hernandez (left) about Man Utd (Image: GETTY)08:25 UPDATE: Rangers deal offRangers will not be signing Motherwell’s Jake Hastie and manager Stephen Robinson is delighted to put the rumours to bed.“He was only linked by you guys,” said Robinson.“Apparently he signed three weeks ago and now he’s not signed. I’m sure plenty of people will be coming to watch our players again.“I don’t care about the speculation, I don’t care who they are linked with, they are contracted to Motherwell.”Transfer news LIVE: Hirving Lozano could be heading to Man Utd (Image: GETTY)Transfer news LIVE: Celtic are in the dark over Boyata (left) (Image: GETTY)08:10 UPDATE: Celtic in dark over Dedryck BoyataCeltic are in the dark over the future of Dedryck Boyata, with Hertha Berlin said to be interested in the defender.The Daily Record report that Celtic have not been informed about Hertha’s intentions for Boyata this summer.The Hoops want to keep the 28-year-old but his contract expires at the end of the season.Boyata’s agents are not allowed to discuss a potential move with suitors unless they inform Celtic first.07:30 UPDATE: Real Madrid eye KepaReal Madrid are supposedly interested in signing Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa after giving up on Manchester United’s David De Gea.TEAM talk claim Real are turning away from De Gea following United’s £100m transfer demands.Instead, they are ready to move for Kepa in a deal that would severely impact on Chelsea should it go through.Whether or not Chelsea would accept a move for their goalkeeper – who replaced Thibaut Courtois at Stamford Bridge – it remains to be seen.Transfer news LIVE: Real Madrid could ditch interest in David De Gea to chase Chelsea’s Kepa (right) (Image: GETTY)07:18 UPDATE: Arsenal fans demand saleArsenal fans want Nacho Monreal this summer after his performance in the 1-0 defeat to Everton.One fan wrote on Twitter: “Does anyone know why we left Monreal on?“Mans finished out here. Jogging back 24/7.”Another added: “Monreal should never play again.”“As much as I have appreciated Monreal he is starting to look 80 years old. #afc #arsenal #EVEARS,” a fellow supporter said.06:56 UPDATE: Man Utd to copy LiverpoolManchester United will copy Liverpool’s approach to defensive rebuilding and are ready to break the transfer record to land the players they want.Liverpool smashed the world record transfer fee for a defender in January 2018 when signing Virgil van Dijk from Southampton in a £75m deal.Goalkeeper Alisson was bought from Roma in the summer for just shy of £67m.United, meanwhile, failed to land any of their key defensive targets and Jose Mourinho was sacked in December after a dire start to the campaign.The Evening Standard report that the Red Devils will now use the same approach as Liverpool this summer – and are willing to spend £200m to get the deal done.Transfer news LIVE: Real Madrid and Barcelona are tipped to move for Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk (Image: GETTY)06:33 UPDATE: Liverpool warned over bidsLiverpool can expect big-money bids from Barcelona and Real Madrid for Virgil van Dijk this summer.That’s the warning BBC Sport pundit Garth Crooks has given.“Real Madrid and Barcelona must be in frantic talks with their banks about how much it might cost to buy Van Dijk,” Crooks said.“An audacious bid is bound to happen sooner or later – if it hasn’t already.”06:00 UPDATE: Sarri wants Chelsea dealMaurizio Sarri has confirmed Chelsea will push ahead with plans to sign Mateo Kovacic permanently.Kovacic is currently on loan from Real Madrid and there is an option for the Blues to buy him.And a deal makes sense, with Chelsea currently under a two-winter transfer embargo imposed by FIFA.A permanent Kovacic deal would not fall under that embargo as the option was agreed in the initial loan terms.“I want to try with Kovacic. He is only on loan, of course, but I’d like very much that Kovacic will stay with us,” Sarri said.“You know very well that, in that position, we have some problems because we have only Jorginho. In my opinion, Kovacic could become a very good central midfielder.”



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