Transfer news LIVE | Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest rumours and gossipTuesday, June 4Manchester United have made contact with representatives of James MaddisonChelsea manager Maurizio Sarri wants Kalidou Koulibaly at JuventusArsenal have submitted a formal offer for Leganes striker Youssef En-NesyriWerder Bremen are not interested in selling highly-rated goalkeeper Jiri Pavlenka22:30 UPDATE: Paul Pogba to JuventusJuventus are in talks with agent Mino Raiola about signing Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba.That’s according to Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio via GFFN, who claim United have been informed of Juve’s interest.GFFN tweeted: “Juventus are in talks with Mino Raiola about bringing Paul Pogba back, according to @DiMarzio! The French international is keen on the move & Manchester United have been informed of Juventus’ interest.“No formal negotiations between Manchester United & Juventus yet, just an enquiry from one to another. @DiMarzio doesn’t rule out the possibility of the Old Lady trying to include players in part exchange in a potential deal.”Breaking | Juventus are in talks with Mino Raiola about bringing Paul Pogba back, according to @DiMarzio! The French international is keen on the move & Manchester United have been informed of Juventus’ interest.— Get French Football News (@GFFN) June 3, 201922:00 UPDATE: Everton bid rejectedEverton have been knocked back in their pursuit of Roma star Cengiz Under.Tuttomercato claim the Toffees bid £25million for the talented winger, who scored six goals and provided 11 assists last season.Marco Silva and Marcel Brands are eager to bring the Turkey international.But Roma are demanding a higher fee for their highly-rated 21-year-old. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)21:45 UPDATE: Sampdoria double dealArsenal have launched a double raid on Sampdoria.Unai Emery is looking for options to boost his squad having slipped to a fifth-placed Premier League finish and Europa League final defeat.According to Tuttosport, the Gunners have submitted a £37million bid for midfielder Dennis Praet and defender Joachim Andersen.It’s believed that Sampdoria are willing to entertain offers for the pair – but Tuttosport say they are expecting a minimum of £44m. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)21:30 UPDATE: Ross McCormack exit confirmedRoss McCormack has struck an agreement with Aston Villa that sees him leave the Premier League-bound club as a free agent.McCormack has reached a settlement that will cut his ill-fated stay at Villa Park short by one season.The 32-year-old Scotland striker has not played for Villa since September 2017 and made only 20 league appearances following his £12million transfer from Fulham, scoring three goals.His move to the Midlands turned sour when he fell out with former manager Steve Bruce and then failed to convince during a succession of loan moves.”Aston Villa can confirm Ross McCormack is to leave the club after signing a variation agreement. The club would like to wish Ross well for the future,” a statement read. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)21:15 UPDATE: New deal for KrulNorwich goalkeeper Tim Krul has signed a new three-year contract with the Canaries.The 31-year-old played every minute of the club’s title-winning Championship season after joining on a free transfer from Brighton last summer.The new deal will see the Dutch goalkeeper remain at Carrow Road until June 2022.Krul told the club website: “I’m over the moon to be extending my journey at Norwich City. The club gave me the opportunity to play week in week out and to play every second last season was amazing.”Everything has come true this season and I’m happy to be staying at this special club.”21:00 UPDATE: Eden Hazard to Real MadridReal Madrid want Eden Hazard signed up as soon as possible, according to Goal.The Bernabeu side are eager to get the transfer over the line sooner rather than later and have sent a representative to London to meet with Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia.Negotiations between the two clubs have been ongoing for months but Real Madrid want to make an announcement this week after agreeing a price.Chelsea want £115million for the Belgian international, while Real hope to pay £89m. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)20:30 UPDATE: Matthijs de Ligt twistManchester United want Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax this window. But reports from Catalonia suggest Barcelona have adopted a fresh stance on the player.Manchester United are willing to break the bank for De Ligt but Barcelona are more cautious with their valuation.But Mundo Deportivo say Barcelona have adopted a stance of De Ligt or nothing this summer.Barcelona see his signing as an opportunity, and the Holland international is viewed as the long-term replacement for Gerard Pique at the heart of their defence.But if De Ligt snubs them for United, they will stick with what they have. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)20:00 UPDATE: Lionel Messi warningLionel Messi has warned Barcelona against signing Antoine Griezmann.That’s according to French publication RMC Sport, who claim Messi would prefer to see Neymar return to the Nou Camp.Griezmann confirmed that he would be leaving Barcelona last month with Barcelona the favourites to secure his services.However, RMC Sport claim Messi told management that he’s concerned by the French international’s attitude and wants the Catalan giants to pursue Neymar instead. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)19:45 UPDATE: Tanguy Ndombele rejectedMauricio Pochettino is keen to break his transfer drought by bringing in France midfielder Tanguy Ndombele – and Lyon are keen to sell.Ndombele, 22, started for France in their win over Bolivia on Sunday and is a target for several top European clubs.However, Le10Sport have claimed that Tottenham are the first club to make a move, but the bid was rejected after they fell short of the £70million asking price.Manchester United and Liverpool are said to have scouted Ndombele during the season. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)19:30 UPDATE: Jeff Reine-AdelaideJeff Reine-Adelaide was told that he was surplus to requirements by manager Unai Emery.Reine-Adelaide, 21, joined Arsenal in 2015 but made just eight senior appearances in his three years at the club before joining Ligue 1 side Angers.”It is true that I would like to speak a little less of Arsenal. I was young. It was complicated,” he told Goal.”There was so much competition that it was difficult to get into the coach’s line-up. He [Emery] told me that the club did not rely too much on me. I took a blow, but Angers was on the lookout. It was a new chance.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)19:15 UPDATE: Leroy Sane feeBayern Munich president Uli Hoeness says a deal for Leroy Sane is looking increasingly unlikely due to the “insane” amount of money involved.The Bavarian giants are on the lookout for wingers following the departures of Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery, and there had been declarations of interest in Manchester City attacker Sane from both Hoeness and chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.Hoeness conceded last week that a deal could be difficult to make happen within the constraints of Bayern’s finances, with Atletico Madrid defender Lucas Hernandez having already been added to the squad for a club-record fee of £71million.The sum required to land Sane is likely to be in excess of that figure, and City are understood to be keen on convincing him to stay, leaving Hoeness to accept that Bayern may be priced out of a deal.”It is unlikely that it will work,” he is quoted as saying by Kicker. “It’s about sums, they’re insane.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: REUTERS)19:00 UPDATE: Richarlison happy at EvertonRicharlison insists he is happy at Everton but admits reported interest from the likes of Manchester United is ‘nice’.The Brazilian has been linked with a move to Old Trafford in the summer and it was previously claimed they could get him if they stump up a whopping £100million.Barcelona are also said to retain an interest in the 22-year-old forward but he claims he is not interested in the speculation surrounding his future.”It’s a nice feeling when you get praise for your good work, but I’m not thinking about a transfer at the moment,” Richarlison said. “I’ve just arrived at Everton. I’m happy here.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:45 UPDATE: Philippe Coutinho decidesPhilippe Coutinho is deciding between a transfer to Manchester United, Chelsea, and Paris Saint-Germain.But the £89million Brazilian is most likely to be heading to PSG this summer.He’s currently deciding between big money moves to PSG, United or Chelsea.He’s expected to turn down a move to Chelsea because he’d have to take a pay cut – and that’s assuming their transfer ban is lifted.Coutinho would also rather not move to Old Trafford, as he doesn’t want to stain his record with Liverpool by moving to a rival club. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:30 UPDATE: Ruben Dias to Man UtdManchester United have added Benfica defender Ruben Dias to their shortlist of potential additions.The Red Devils manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to bolster his defensive options with Kalidou Koulibaly and Matthijs de Ligt both linked.However, Dias could prove a cheaper and more realistic target say Portuguese publication A Bola.Dias, a 22-year-old centre-back, has a £53million release clause in his contract that could rise to £88m IF Benfica tie Dias to a new contract. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:15 UPDATE: Federico Chiesa staying putFederico Chiesa will NOT be leaving Fiorentina this summer.Chiesa, 21, scored six goals and provided three assists in 37 appearances for the underachieving Serie A side as they finished 16th.The Italian attacker has previously been linked with Manchester United, Chelsea and Juventus and is valued a £62million.But Fiorentina have released a statement on their official website saying that ‘Chiesa will play in Florence next year.’”We read continuous news spread by others about the future of Chiesa and where he will play next season,” the statement read.”The current owner is keen to point out that Federico is a Fiorentina player tied to the club by a long contract and therefore, as far as we are concerned, Chiesa will play in Florence next year and must be the symbol for the team that will be built.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)18:00 UPDATE: James Maddison talks underwayManchester United have made contact with representatives of James Maddison over a shock move to Old Trafford, according to reports.But the Daily Record claim the Leicester star is unsure of making the switch because of concerns over a lack of playing time and the fact they are not in the Champions League.The 22-year-old is hot property after an encouraging breakthrough season in the Premier League having moved to the King Power from Norwich last summer.It is claimed Leicester will demand around £60million for the attacking midfielder. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:45 UPDATE: Kalidou Koulibaly latestChelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has already chosen his first signing as Juventus manager.That’s the claim from Italian website Tuttosport, who claim Sarri wants £90million-rated Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly in Turin.The 60-year-old is reportedly in Italy holding talks with Juventus officials about replacing Massimiliano Allegri.And he’s expected to leave Stamford Bridge after 12 months – despite leading the club to a third-place finish and Europa League glory. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:30 UPDATE: Youssef En-Nesyri to ArsenalArsenal have submitted a formal offer for Leganes striker Youssef En-Nesyri.That’s according to Moroccan publication Assahifa Al Ousbouia, who claim the Morocco international is currently studying several offers.En-Nesyri, 22, scored 11 goals and provided two assists in 34 appearances last season although none came against La Liga’s top four.Assahifa Al Ousbouia say Arsenal’s management have made a ‘formal’ contract offer and are awaiting his response. Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:15 UPDATE: Liverpool player-plus-cash dealWerder Bremen are not interested in selling highly-rated goalkeeper Jiri Pavlenka, according to the club’s sporting director Frank Baumann.Liverpool and Juventus were both linked with the 27-year-old, who was nominated for Czech Footballer of the Year this season.The newly-crowned European champions were supposedly considering a player-plus-cash deal involving Loris Karius.However, Bremen chief Baumann says it’s not happening.”We plan with Pavlenka for the new season,” he told Weser-Kurier. “There is no offer from Juventus or Liverpool for Jiri Pavlenka.” Transfer News: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Barcelona gossip (Image: GETTY)17:00 UPDATE: Memphis Depay clueFormer Manchester United Memphis Depay could soon be joining Liverpool.That’s if the latest transfer conspiracy is too be believed.Reports earlier this year suggested Liverpool were looking to sign Depay, who scored and provided 10 assists for Lyon this season.But Jurgen Klopp distanced the club from those reports.However, the rumour mill could again be in full swing after some eagle-eyed supporters noticed something from Georginio Wijnaldum’s latest Instagram post.The Dutchman is pictured with the Champions League trophy on the plane home alongside international team-mate Virgil van Dijk.And on the table in front of the pair was a copy of Depay’s autobiography.



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