Transfer news LIVE | Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest rumours and gossipWednesday, May 29Manchester United are keen to sign Bayern Munich striker Robert LewandowskiLiverpool are set to intensify their efforts to sign Lille winger Nicolas PepeInter Milan have already submitted a £53million offer for Pepe, 23Unai Emery has told club chiefs that he wants to raid PSG for Thomas Meunier22:45 UPDATE: Declan Rice statementDeclan Rice has no interest in quitting West Ham despite Manchester United being eager to snap him up.“I know that there’s speculation but during the season last year I just signed a new five year contract with West Ham,” Rice said. “So my focus is fully on playing for West Ham.“I’ve got a great connection with the fans; the fans love me and I love them and that’s the way it is at the moment. I’m not thinking about anything else, for sure.“It’s been crazy. For me to have thought that I’d be playing as a regular for West Ham in the Premier League at 19 or 20 is something that sometimes you’ve got to pinch yourself on.” Transfer news LIVE: West Ham star Declan Rice is wanted at Manchester United (Image: GETTY)22:00 UPDATE: William Saliba latestArsenal legend Lauren thinks the Gunners should go all out to sign William Saliba from St Etienne.Saliba, a 6ft 4in centre-back, enjoyed a breakthrough campaign in Ligue 1 this season and could be snapped up for £25million this summer.He said: “He looks a very good player. Strong, tall, can come out of the back with the ball and an international for France.“He reads the game very well, which is important for a player at the back, you have to anticipate and he looks very good at just 18, so the future is bright!”Manchester United have also been linked with Saliba and are believed to have sent scouts to monitor his progress this year. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)21:45 UPDATE: Paul Pogba to Real MadridReal Madrid have practically signed Manchester United star Paul Pogba, according to Eduardo Inda.Real are determined to sign Manchester United star Pogba as they plot a rebuild following a dreadful La Liga campaign.And Spanish pundit Inda, who was once head of Spanish newspaper Marca, says the player has agreed to take a pay cut.”Pogba is practically done,” he said in reference to the United star and a Bernabeu move. “The first to appear will be Hazard and the next will be Pogba.“He has agreed to lower his Manchester United salary: from £13m net per year to £10m. Adidas is pressing a lot because he is one of the two franchise players of the brand.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)21:30 UPDATE: Sign Maguire!Teddy Sheringham has urged Manchester United to sign Leicester centre-back Harry Maguire.Sheringham praised the England defender’s leadership qualities and influence in the dressing room,”I think Harry Maguire is the one for me. He’s got great leadership qualities, and even compared him to cub legend Rio Ferdinand.“He’s very similar to Rio Ferdinand, in that he’s cool on the ball and defends very well. That would be a fine start from my point of view,” Sheringham told BetStars. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)21:15 UPDATE: Swansea warningSwansea will not lose many of their squad and players will not be given away cheaply.That’s the warning from Swansea chairman Trevor Birch, who wants full-market value for any departures.“I can’t see there being many,” Birch said when asked about potential exits. “If the Dan James thing happens then there might possibly be one or two.“But you can’t give players away. You’ve got to get the right value for them.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)21:00 UPDATE: Stiepermann signsNorwich midfielder Marco Stiepermann has signed a new contract with the newly-promoted club.The 28-year-old German, who had 12 months left on his current deal, has extended his stay by another two years, Norwich have announced.”Norwich City are delighted to announce that Marco Stiepermann has signed a new contract with the club, extending his stay at Carrow Road until June 2022,” the Canaries said on their official website.Stiepermann joined the club from Bochum in the summer of 2017 and has made over 70 appearances, featuring in 46 games in all competitions this season and scoring 10 goals.Marco Stiepermann has signed a new three-year deal with us! ������Read more ⬇️ #ncfc— Norwich City FC (@NorwichCityFC) May 28, 201920:45 UPDATE: Maurizio Sarri futureMaurizio Sarri has admitted the result could determine whether the Europa League final becomes the most pivotal match of his managerial career.The former Napoli coach pledged to ignore rumours linking him with a summer move to Juventus.”I want to think only to the final of course, then I have a contract with Chelsea for two years,” Sarri said.”So first of all I will speak with Chelsea, but this is not the moment. Now we have only to think to the final.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)20:30 UPDATE: Newcastle interestRafa Benitez has enquired about signing Club Brugge striker Wesley Moraes.Moraes scored 17 goals and provided 10 assists in 48 appearances in all competitions.And his exploits in the Belgian league haven’t gone unnoticed.The Chronicle claim Benitez has made contact with the club over the £16million-rated striker. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)20:15 UPDATE: Still no Paulo Dybala…Juventus have reiterated that they have no interest in selling Paulo Dybala.The Serie A champions have already ruled out offloading their talented Argentine international amid links to Manchester United.And Sporting director Fabio Paratici has once again quashed the rumours.“He is one of our players, we have great confidence in him,” Paratici said.“The investment we made four years ago and the renewal of the contract is proof of this. Dybala is a Juventus player, a very important player for us.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)20:00 UPDATE: Ronald Koeman to BarcelonaNetherlands manager Ronald Koeman refused to rule out taking over at Barcelona.Ernesto Valverde’s future has been called into question after their humiliating 4-0 loss to Liverpool and Copa del Rey final defeat to Valencia.”I think this is about the Dutch national team, so I would like to leave it at that,” he said.Quizzed if he was prepared to give assurances that he will stay on as head coach with Holland, Koeman added: “That would be very easy, but I will not.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)19:45 UPDATE: Liverpool step up Pepe interestLiverpool are set to intensify their efforts to sign Lille winger Nicolas Pepe.That’s according to France Football, who claim Jurgen Klopp is eager to bring the 23-year-old to Anfield this summer.Pepe netted 23 goals and provided a further 12 assists in all competitions last season to help Lille secure Champions League football.The report adds that Inter Milan have already submitted a £53million offer – and Lille are now awaiting offers from Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: REUTERS)19:30 UPDATE: Chelsea stars CLASH, Sarri storms offDavid Luiz and Gonzalo Higuain were involved in a stunning bust-up during Chelsea training on the eve of the Europa League final.Luiz and Higuain came together as the Blues were put through their paces at the Olympic Stadium in Baku.Higuain appeared to challenge the Brazilian from behind, angering Luiz and causing the defender to lash out with his arm.The pair exchanged words as Cesar Azpilicueta came over to intervene while manager Maurizio Sarri appeared to be infuriated by their actions.The Chelsea manager stormed off the pitch towards the dressing room, throwing his cap on the floor and kicking it on more than one occasions while angrily gesturing towards his players.Tempers fraying in the Chelsea camp? ������Higuain and Azpillicueta come together in training and Maurizio Sarri is furious! pic.twitter.com/mkp6LhSZSY— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) May 28, 201919:15 UPDATE: Kalidou Koulibaly latestManchester United ruled themselves out of the running to sign Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt on Sunday, and have now suffered a second transfer blow.Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly has been a long-term target of bosses at Old Trafford as the Senegal international continues to impress in Italy.However, Carlo Ancelotti has now confirmed that his player will remain in Naples beyond this summer, forcing Solskjaer to look elsewhere.Ancelotti told Radio Rai: “Koulibaly will remain in Naples in the next season.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)19:00 UPDATE: Matthijs de Ligt twistManchester United have been handed a major boost in their pursuit of Ajax star and Barcelona transfer target Matthijs de Ligt.For a long time, there has been an expectancy the teenager will end up at Barcelona.But journalist Sid Lowe has claimed Barcelona are NO LONGER confident of signing the youngster – and that means he could be on his way to United instead.“A week ago, Barcelona were very confident that De Ligt would come there,” he told the Guardian’s football weekly podcast. “They are much less confident now.“Now I must admit I don’t know what’s happened in the meantime but I imagine it’s an enormous truckload of cash having been driven round a house by his agent, who just happens to be Mino Raiola.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:45 UPDATE: Dean Henderson agrees dealGoalkeeper Dean Henderson has agreed terms with Manchester United over a new contract.That’s according to website Football Insider, who claim the stopper will receive a ‘major pay hike’ to reward his progress.Henderson, 22, was integral to Sheffield United’s promotion to the Premier League, starting all 46 Championship fixtures for Chris Wilder’s side.The report says Henderson will be sent back to Bramall Lane for a season in the Premier League before returning to Old Trafford. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:30 UPDATE: Gennaro Gattuso exitAC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso parted company with the club, two days after his team narrowly missed out on qualifying for next season’s Champions League to extend their absence from the competition to six seasons.Milan confirmed in a statement that the 41-year-old, a combative former midfielder who spent 13 seasons of his playing career at the club, had left with two years to run on his contract.”AC Milan announces Gennaro Gattuso will leave his role as the club’s first team manager by mutual agreement with immediate effect,” said the statement.”A true Rossoneri (red and black) legend, Gennaro stepped into the role during what was a difficult period for the club and has performed admirably, securing the club’s highest league points total since 2012/13.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:15 UPDATE: Mario Gotze latestContract talks between Mario Gotze and Borussia Dortmund have stalled.That’s according to German publication Bild, who claim the forward is hesitant about agreeing to an extension.Gotze, 26, has one year remaining on his current deal and after some positive talks in recent weeks – it appears there’s been a breakdown.The report adds that Arsenal have shown interested and Gotze could be tempted to join former colleagues Sokratis, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at the Emirates Stadium. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:00 UPDATE: Harry Wilson to quit Liverpool?Liverpool winger Harry Wilson has reportedly told the club that he wants to leave this summer.Wilson, 22, enjoyed a prolific season with Frank Lampard’s Derby – netting 18 goals and providing six assists that nearly saw them promoted to the Premier League.And according to the Daily Star, Wilson has decided to leave because first-team opportunities at Liverpool will be limited.There are no shortage of suitors with Crystal Palace, Newcastle, Southampton and Brighton all reportedly interested in the £25million star. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:45 UPDATE: Alexis Sanchez returnArsenal have been urged to re-sign Alexis Sanchez this summer.Several Italian clubs have been linked with the Chilean, who earns around £500,000-a-week at Manchester United.But club legend Lauren thinks the 30-year-old should welcomed back to Arsenal with open arms.“Sanchez is a top player and top players are always welcome at Arsenal,” he told AmericanGambler. “If Emery could get him back mentally because it has been a while without him playing, then he could be a good addition.“It depends if he is the kind of player that Unai would enjoy having at Arsenal.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:30 UPDATE: Gianluigi Donnarumma bidArsenal are eyeing AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma with Manchester United also interested, it has been claimed.The Gunners are said to be unconvinced by Bernd Leno and with Petr Cech retiring at the end of the season they are seeking a top quality shot stopper.TMW claim Donnarumma is happy in Milan at present though but Mino Raiola could hatch a plan to move him on.Reports last week claimed Manchester United were on alert as they look to sort out the future of David De Gea.And Raiola could force Milan to sell Donnarumma to get him a big-money move.That could lead to Arsenal and United battling for the signature of the 20-year-old. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:15 UPDATE: Andre Gomes latestArsenal are considering a move for Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes.Gomes, 25, dazzled during his season-long loan spell with Everton last season – forming a solid partnership with Idrissa Gueye under Marco Silva.The Toffees want to sign him on a permanent basis, as do Premier League rivals West Ham and Tottenham.However, Catalan radio station RAC1 claim Arsenal are looking at the Portuguese international to replace Juventus-bound Aaron Ramsey. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:00 UPDATE: Luis Suarez exit?!Barcelona would consider offers for forward Luis Suarez.Ex-Liverpool star Suarez, 32, is supposedly deemed ‘transferable’ by the Catalan giants following his display during Liverpool’s epic Champions League comeback.The Liverpool Echo report that Suarez was singled out and accused of a lack of commitment.And his decision to undergo knee surgery before Barcelona’s shock Copa del Rey final defeat to Valencia supposedly worsened the situation. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)16:45 UPDATE: Robert Lewandowski transfer bidManchester United are keen to sign Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski.Lewandowski would be a stunning addition to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side as he looks to overhaul a struggling squad after a disappointing season.Transfermarket Web claim the Manchester United management are ‘dreaming’ of signing the 30—year-old.Lewandowski is one of the most prolific frontmen on the planet and bagged 40 goals in 2018-19 as Bayern won the domestic double in Germany. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: TWITTER)16:15 UPDATE: Thomas Meunier hijackUnai Emery has told club chiefs that he wants to raid PSG for Thomas Meunier, stealing the Belgian from under the noses of Manchester United.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is reportedly a fan of Meunier, and had planned to make a move for the out-of-favour defender this summer.However, according to France Football, he will face stiff competition from Emery, who has spotted an opportunity to raid his former side.Emery took over at PSG back in 2016, and one of his first pieces of business was signing Meunier from Club Brugge for £6.1million.It is likely that if either Arsenal or United are to prise the Belgian away from Paris, they will have to pay upwards of £25m. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)16:00 UPDATE: Giovani Lo Celso talksTottenham have opened talks with Spanish outfit Real Betis in a bid to agree a fee for £55million rated midfielder Giovani Lo Celso.Mauricio Pochettino has been looking to bolster the number of options that he has in midfield has been impressed by scouting reports on his fellow countryman Lo Celso.Betis are keen are keen to hang onto Lo Celso who scored 16 times in 45 appearances this season after struggling to make an impression at PSG.But an offer in excess of double the £21 million that they paid in April to make Lo Celso’s loan a permanent deal could persuade them to do business.