Transfer news LIVE: Friday August 2Manchester United target Paulo Dybala is poised to sit out Juventus training until at least MondayArsenal are preparing a new bid for Kieran Tierney as Unai Emery chases the highly-rated Celtic starLiverpool held talks over Nicolas Pepe because Jurgen Klopp was desperate to land the Gunners new boyBarcelona are in the sights of Neymar as the Paris Saint-Germain ace plots a return to the Nou Camp*** Get your free Premier League fixture booklet in Saturday’s Daily Express ***14:15 UPDATE: Ruben Neves to Man Utd?Manchester United ought to have taken a look at Wolves star Ruben Neves in their search for new recruits this summer.That is the verdict of former Premier League ace Jamie O’Hara, who said: “I don’t think they [Wolves] are going to let anyone go at this late stage, I would be surprised.”But Neves is a fantastic player, I am surprised Man United, who are after midfielders are not in for someone like him. He showed last season he is a top-four football player.”United have been linked with Bruno Fernandes and Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, but Express Sport understands neither midfielder is high on their list of priorities. Transfer news LIVE: Ruben Neves has excelled during his time at Wolves (Image: GETTY)13:30 UPDATE: Tottenham plan for Ryan SessegnonTottenham remain keen on Ryan Sessegnon and are plotting a last-minute move for the Fulham star, says Sky Sports transfer expert Dharmesh Sheth.”Listen, Tottenham are still interested in Ryan Sessegnon,” Sheth said. “The noises I’ve been getting from close to the player are that this one will go towards the end of the window before they try and complete it.”Tottenham might be looking at it, Sessegnon is in the final year of his contract. Fulham aren’t going to get him to sign a new one, he wants to go to Tottenham and play in the Premier League.”He’s injured at the moment and rehabbing, Scott Parker is speaking of how he hopes he stays. If he does stay, they will lose him for nothing next summer.” Transfer news LIVE: Tottenham are still keen to snap up Fulham ace Ryan Sessegnon (Image: GETTY) Transfer news LIVE: Get your free Premier League fixture booklet in Saturday’s Daily Express (Image: EXPRESSSPORT)12:50 UPDATE: Everton medicalEverton are currently putting Jean-Philippe Gbamin through a medical as they look to tie up a £25m deal for the Mainz ace.The Toffees have agreed a fee for the versatile defender, who can also slot in in defensive midfield.Gbamin is set to slot in in place of Idrissa Gueye, who quit Everton for Paris Saint-Germain last month.He is now undergoing a medical and will follow Andre Gomes, Jonas Lossl and Fabian Delph in joining the Merseyside club.12:30 UPDATE: Verdict on Liverpool moveScott Parker says Liverpool new boy Harvey Elliott would have got more game time had he stayed at Fulham.”His agent and his father were told he would be part of the squad,” Parker said. “When you are a young boy in football it is about opportunity. If you are going to get opportunities to play, that should be paramount.”At Liverpool he is going to get less opportunities than he would have here. That is not to say it is right or wrong. Time will tell.”I wish the boy all the best of luck. I have no doubt he will be very successful because he is a fantastic player.” Transfer news LIVE: Everton are poised to wrap up a deal for Mainz ace Jean-Philippe Gbamin (Image: GETTY)11:50 UPDATE: Barcelona wait on bidBarcelona are hoping Manchester United or Manchester City come in and give them the chance to get rid of Philippe Coutinho.Spanish newspaper Sport claim the La Liga giants are actively looking to move the former Liverpool star on.However, they are doing so quietly in order to stop his market value decreasing too much.United and City are yet to make an offer though and neither have Paris Saint-Germain, who could swap him for Neymar. Transfer news LIVE: Harvey Elliott joined Liverpool from Fulham last month (Image: GETTY)11:15 UPDATE: Chelsea turn down two bidsChelsea are determined to keep hold of Reece James and have knocked back two fresh offers for the right-back.Crystal Palace bid £25m for the highly-rated youngster, as well as proposing an 18-month loan with a big payment up front.However, the London Evening Standard reckon both bids to take James to south London were rejected.Frank Lampard and Jody Morris are said to have assured James he will be handed plenty of game time should he stay at Chelsea. Transfer news LIVE: Barcelona are happy to wave goodbye to Philippe Coutinho (Image: GETTY)11:05 UPDATE: Mauro Icardi makes Arsenal decisionInter Milan misfit Mauro Icardi has knocked back an offer to quit the San Siro for Arsenal this summer.Icardi is on the fringes at Inter following a series of disagreements and they want to offload him as soon as possible.Arsenal were willing to take him off their hands, but Tutto Mercato Web claim he will not be heading to the Emirates.Express Sport understands Icardi had been lined up for a swap with Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku, but that deal is now dead. Transfer news LIVE: Reece James returned to Chelsea this summer after a loan spell at Wigan (Image: GETTY)10:35 UPDATE: Wilfried Zaha > Nicolas PepeArsenal should have moved for Wilfried Zaha rather than Nicolas Pepe due to the Crystal Palace winger’s top-flight experience.That’s according to former Palace chief Simon Jordan, who said: “Zaha is an established Premier League player. Wilf came out of my academy and part of the group of players I produced, who made his debut just after I left and he is a prestigious talent.”He’s a proper player and now he has his head up, he’s starting to see things more on the pitch, making runs and scoring goals.”In my view he’s every bit as good as [Riyad] Mahrez and if he’s £60m, then so is Wilfried Zaha.” Transfer news LIVE: Arsenal offered Mauro Icardi the chance to quit Inter Milan (Image: GETTY) Transfer news LIVE: Wilfried Zaha looks set to stay at Crystal Palace ahead of next season (Image: GETTY)10:15 UPDATE: Martin Skrtel to Rangers?Rangers could be about to reunite manager Steven Gerrard with his former Liverpool team-mate Martin Skrtel.Turkish outlet Fotomac claim the Ibrox giants are in the mix for the defender, who confirmed their interest in him last month.”There are offers but I’m not in a hurry to choose my new team,” Skrtel said. “I have some criteria and I have to be patient.”My agent made interviews with Basaksehir, Fenerbahce, Parma, Olympiacos and Glasgow Rangers. But I can’t say anything more for now.” Transfer news LIVE: Rangers target Martin Skrtel recently left Fenerbahce on a free (Image: GETTY)10:00 UPDATE: Celtic plans take a hitCeltic need to sell before they can buy with their transfer budget almost completely depleted.Neil Lennon has been hard at work this summer as he looks to improve his squad of Scottish Premiership champions.But he is in for a quiet few weeks with Celtic no longer possessing the cash to splash out on new signings.Express Sport understands, though, that he will have money to spend if the likes of Kieran Tierney and Jozo Simunovic depart. Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Barcelona, Chelsea, Real Madrid, Tottenham updates (Image: GETTY) Transfer news LIVE: Neil Lennon must sell in order to buy new players at Celtic (Image: GETTY)09:55 UPDATE: Harry Maguire stance on transferManchester United target Harry Maguire has been left out of Leicester’s squad to play Atalanta in tonight’s pre-season friendly.The Mirror claim the Foxes are concerned Maguire’s heart is not fully in it as he looks to quit the Midlands for Manchester.United are pursuing the England centre-back as they attempt to bolster Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s defence for next season.And it seems as though he has now let the speculation get to him, with tonight’s omission down to his frame of mind. Transfer news LIVE: Harry Maguire will sit out Leicester’s pre-season game against Atalanta (Image: GETTY)09:50 UPDATE: Cristiano Ronaldo helps Man UtdCristiano Ronaldo has reportedly told Paulo Dybala to join Manchester United and become a “champion”.The Daily Mail claim the Juventus star advised his team-mate to seal the switch during a chat on WhatsApp.Dybala has been pondering over what to do after the Serie A champions made clear they would offload him.And United will be hoping Old Trafford legend Ronaldo has successfully swayed the Argentine’s mind. Transfer news LIVE: Cristiano Ronaldo has given Juventus team-mate Paulo Dybala some advice (Image: GETTY)09:45 UPDATE: Liverpool held Nicolas Pepe talksLiverpool attempted to wrap up a deal for Nicolas Pepe earlier this summer but the new Arsenal signing was put off by a lack of first-team football being on offer.Jurgen Klopp was apparently keen to add the hotshot to his all-star forward line to help them launch another tilt at the Premier League title.However, Get French Football News have been told negotiations came to a premature end due to concerns over game time.Pepe has instead joined Arsenal, where he is set to form a deadly attack with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette. Transfer news LIVE: Liverpool missed out on a deal for Ivory Coast star Nicolas Pepe (Image: GETTY)09:40 UPDATE: Everton to land Moise KeanEverton are on the verge of bringing in Moise Kean in a permanent deal from Juventus.Merseyside-based football reporter Paul Joyce tweeted: “Everton have finalised deal for Juventus’ Moise Kean subject to medical.”Player due to arrive on Merseyside in next 24-hours. Fee is undisclosed but understood to be around £30m.”Keen is expected to spearhead Everton’s attack next season, with Marco Silva unconvinced by Cenk Tosun. Transfer news LIVE: Everton are poised to sign Moise Kean from Juventus (Image: GETTY)09:30 UPDATE: Neymar plans Barcelona returnBarcelona target Neymar is ready and waiting for the Catalan giants to propose a deal to get him out of Paris Saint-Germain.The Brazilian is eager to call it a day at the Parc des Princes, two years on from joining PSG in a world-record £200m deal.And Spanish newspaper Sport say he is preparing to push for a move once Barcelona make their interest in signing him concrete.Neymar will agitate for a deal to happen before the La Liga and Ligue 1 transfer windows close at the end of August. Transfer news LIVE: Barcelona want to re-sign Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain this summer (Image: GETTY)09:00 UPDATE: Liverpool identify new targetLiverpool could make a late raid for Francois Kamano as Jurgen Klopp attempts to bolster the Reds’ attacking department.The Sun claim Klopp has set his sights on the Bordeaux striker having released Daniel Sturridge at the end of last season.Kamano would come in and battle it out with Divock Origi for a place as Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane’s deputy.The 23-year-old would cost £15m up front, with Bordeaux holding out for a further £5m in add-ons. Transfer news LIVE: Liverpool have put Bordeaux forward Francois Kamano on their wish list (Image: GETTY)08:30 UPDATE: Arsenal prepare offerArsenal are all set to make a take-it-or-leave-it bid for Kieran Tierney as they seek to conclude their summer spending.The Gunners have splashed the cash on Nicolas Pepe, Gabriel Martinelli and William Saliba, as well as loaning in Dani Ceballos.Express Sport understands they want to bring in Celtic left-back Tierney, for whom they have had two offers knocked back.Their latest proposal will still be around the £25m mark, but with more of the money up front and a small sell-on clause to be included. Transfer news LIVE: Arsenal are plotting a new move for Celtic defender Kieran Tierney (Image: GETTY) Transfer news LIVE: Juventus forward Paulo Dybala is being chased by Manchester United (Image: GETTY)08:00 UPDATE: Paulo Dybala to Man Utd latestManchester United target Paulo Dybala is not going to return to Juventus training until at least next Monday as speculation over his future rumbles on.Dybala could be on his way to Old Trafford as part of a swap deal which would see Romelu Lukaku go in the opposite direction.And, despite being back in Italy now, the forward is not going to take part in training, according to Goal.Dybala helped Argentina reached the semi-finals of the Copa America, which has partly led to his absence.But, with uncertainty surrounding where he will be playing next season, the time off will give him a chance to hold talks.



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