Transfer news LIVE | Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest rumours and gossipWednesday, June 26Manchester United have reached an agreement to sign Aaron Wan-BissakaThe 21-year-old will travel to Manchester shortly for his medicalLiverpool think Salah will leave next summer and Klopp wants Pepe to replace himTottenham are attempting to beat Arsenal to the signing of William Saliba15:15 UPDATE: Liverpool snub LlorenteLiverpool rejected the opportunity to sign Atletico Madrid midfielder Marcos Llorente because he was not a ‘priority’ for Jurgen Klopp.Llorente, 24, joined Atletico from rivals Real Madrid last week for a reported £35million – but he was offered to a number of Premier League clubs beforehand.Llorente’s agent and uncle, Julio said: “I contacted several clubs to let them know what had happened, the conversation that Zidane and Marcos had.“One of them was Liverpool, but Marcos’ position was covered and it wasn’t a priority.”15:00 UPDATE: Real eye DonnyReal Madrid are monitoring the situation with Ajax star Donny van de Beek if they cannot compete the transfer of Paul Pogba from Manchester United.Real see Van de Beek as a fall-back option if they are unsuccessful in their pursuit of Paul Pogba, who wants to leave Manchester United.According to Spanish publication Marca, Van de Beek has Madrid’s attention due to his quality, his movement and direct approach.Zidane is still hopeful they can sign Pogba from United – but reports in Spain suggest Real president Florentino Perez is reluctant to part with upwards of £150million. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)14:45 UPDATE: Torreira swap offerAC Milan are determined to sign Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira.And Italian publication Gazzetta dello Sport claim they’ve hatched a player-plus-cash deal to secure the Uruguayan’s signature.The report says AC Milan are prepared to offer Switzerland full-back Ricardo Rodriguez in exchange.AC Milan boss Marco Giampaolo is keen to recruit former pupil Torreira to kickstart his new regime at the San Siro. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)14:30 UPDATE: Sutton wants big fee for TierneyCeltic should hold out for a fee similar to that of John Stones and Aaron Wan-Bissaka for Kieran Tierney.That’s the opinion of Chris Sutton, who believes the talented left-back is worth around £50million.The Gunners are eager to sign Tierney for a reported £19million but Sutton doesn’t think that’s enough for a player of his quality.“Not so long ago John Stones went for £50 million and Celtic sold Virgil Van Dijk for £13 million… Wan Bissaka £50 million to United…Let’s hope if Celtic do sell Kieran Tierney they get a similar fee as he is every bit as good,” Sutton tweeted. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)14:15 UPDATE: AWB’s pay hikeAaron Wan-Bissaka travels north for tests and talks, reports suggest he will be offered a long-term contract worth between £80,000 and £90,000 per week.That represents an incredible payrise for the Palace academy product who had been earning around £10,000 per week at his first club.The England Under-21 international wore the No.29 shirt during his time at Selhurst Park, and that number is available should he want it.The full-back can also choose to wear the No.19, 21, 26, 27, 28, 30, 32 33, 34 35 or 37 shirts.Given his defensive position, Wan-Bissaka could also take the vacant No.5 shirt. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)14:00 UPDATE: Silva swansongManchester City midfielder David Silva has said he will leave the Premier League champions at the end of the 2019-20 season.Asked if he would stay beyond next season, the 33-year-old Spaniard was quoted as saying by the BBC: “No, this is the last one. Ten years for me is enough. It’s the perfect time for me.”Initially, City were talking about two years, but I decided to sign (for) another one, so I finished at 10 years.”It completes the cycle. It’s a nice round figure. I can never see myself playing against City for another team. So 10 years – that’s it.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: EPA)13:45 UPDATE: Lampard impactDerby owner Mel Morris has admitted his club will face a “tough time” should manager Frank Lampard leave to join Chelsea.The Rams are hoping for a swift conclusion to discussions after granting the Blues permission to speak to the 41-year-old.”We’re going to have a tough time ahead if Frank goes. If he’d done a bad job at Derby this season then this wouldn’t be happening,” Morris told Talksport.”When Frank met me for the first time we spoke about this opportunity and we knew that somewhere down the line it would happen, although we thought it would be some way off.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: REUTERS)13:30 UPDATE: Done Deal – Brighton sign TrossardBrighton have completed the signing of winger Leandro Trossard from Belgian champions Genk for a reported £15million.Trossard has agreed a four-year contract at the Amex Stadium.The 24-year-old captained Genk to the Belgian title last season, scoring 22 times and contributing 11 assists in 47 appearances in all competitions.Albion head coach Graham Potter told the club website: “We are delighted to welcome Leandro to the club and excited about the impact he can have for us.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)13:15 UPDATE: Kieran Tierney offerArsenal are reportedly preparing an improved £19million bid for Celtic defender Kieran Tierney.Arsenal boss Unai Emery saw an initial bid of £15m rejected by Celtic but he is hopeful this improved bid will help the Gunners secure the transfer.The Spaniard is looking to improve his defence during the summer and has identified the Scotland defender as his number one left-back target, reports the Daily Mail.Tierney is an attacking full-back, who can also play left-wing back, with a versatility which would see him fit easily into Emery’s current system. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)13:00 UPDATE: Wilfried Zaha to ArsenalArsenal are desperate to sign Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha.That’s according to BBC reporter David Ornstein, who claims the Ivory Coast international wants to join the Gunners.But there’s a problem.The Eagles value Zaha, 26, at a staggering £80million and are reluctant to sell given the imminent departure of Aaron Wan-Bissaka to Manchester United.The Gunners were ‘optimistic’ of signing Zaha had they qualified for the Champions League – however Ornstein says they’ll now have to raise funds and the most ‘realistic’ option is selling Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)12:45 UPDATE: Neymar threatens to strikeReports of Neymar’s return to Barcelona are hotting up.The Brazilian forward has been tipped to return to the Nou Camp having reportedly told PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi that he wants to leave the Ligue 1 champions.Now, Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo claim Neymar, 27, has delivered an ultimatum to the Parisian outfit.It’s claimed the £198million world-record signing has issued a deadline of July 8 for PSG to sanction his departure or he’ll walk. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: MUNDO DEPORTIVO)12:30 UPDATE: Antoine Griezmann to BarcelonaBarcelona will wrap up the signing of Antoine Griezmann when a release clause in his contract activates on July 1.That’s according to the Telegraph, who claim the Catalan giants have a £107million deal in place to sign the French international.It’s said both parties agreed terms on a contract over two months ago that’ll see Griezmann partner Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez at the Nou Camp.It’s believed the arrival of Griezmann could see Barca look to offload Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)12:15 UPDATE: Wissam Ben YedderManchester United are weighing up a move for Sevilla striker Wissam Ben Yedder.That’s according to France Football, who claim Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is an admirer of the 28-year-old forward.It’s believed Ben Yedder’s contract contains a £36million release clause that would force new Sevilla boss Julen Lopetegui to sanction the sale.However, any approach for Ben Yedder depends on whether Romelu Lukaku decides to leave Old Trafford. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)12:00 UPDATE: Aaron Wan-Bissaka agreementManchester United have reached an agreement to sign Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka.That’s according to journalist David Ornstein, who claims the two parties have struck a £50million deal for the talented right-back.Ornstein claims the 21-year-old will travel to Manchester shortly for his medical ahead of signing a long-term contract worth £90,000 a-week.In addition to the transfer fee, Roy Hodgson’s side wanted United to relinquish their 25 per cent sell-on clause for Wilfried Zaha – however United have retained their stake. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)11:45 UPDATE: Mohamed Salah exit worryLiverpool think Mohamed Salah will leave next summer and Jurgen Klopp wants Nicolas Pepe to replace him, it has been claimed.The Egypt international has been a huge Anfield hit ever since arriving from Roma back in the summer of 2017.But journalist Duncan Castles has sensationally claimed that Liverpool believe Salah may leave next summer.“I think it would help them to have another top-level forward of the similar type to Salah and Mane, and Nicolas Pepe is the clear candidate there,” he said on The Transfer Window podcast.“Just to put a marker down, I think there’s an expectation that Mo Salah might not be at Liverpool in a year’s time.“From what I hear, Liverpool might not be entirely against that, in the sense that if Salah has another sensational season and they’re able to sell him to a Real Madrid or a Barcelona or a Paris St-Germain for €200m-plus, which would obviously be the asking price for a player of his quality, then they would have a replacement.”BREAKING: Man Utd have reached an agreement with Crystal Palace to sign Aaron Wan-Bissaka in a deal worth £50m. 21yo likely to travel north imminently for medical & to sign long-term contract on £80/90kpw (up from £10kpw). #MUFC retain 25% sell on clause for Wilfried Zaha #CPFC— David Ornstein (@bbcsport_david) June 26, 201911:30 UPDATE: Spurs plan Arsenal hijackTottenham are attempting to beat Arsenal to the signing of St Etienne defender William Saliba.Arsenal are in desperate need of defensive reinforcements this summer but could find their latest effort to sign a centre-back stifled by their rivals.The Mirror are reporting that Arsenal made an initial bid of £27million for Saliba but St Etienne want that number rounded up to £30m.And now Spurs are ready to swoop in and take the teenager to a different area of north London.Tottenham can offer Saliba, 18, Champions League football – something Arsenal can’t.



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