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TOP STORY: Madrid enter foe for Dembele
Barcelona’s attempts to reinstate Neymar are not proof to be easy, and now, according to Catalan broadcaster RAC 1, Real Madrid demeanour to be adding to their rivals’ problems by induction an seductiveness in Ousmane Dembele.
The 20-year-old brazen was dangling and fined by Borussia Dortmund after unwell to news for training on Thursday amid conjecture that he wants to join Barcelona. It is claimed that Barca sojourn Dembele’s elite move, though Madrid boss Florentino Perez has asked his reflection during Dortmund, Reinhard Rauball, to keep him sideways of a France international’s accessibility before a pierce is made.
Madrid-based AS reckons that Barca, carrying seen a bid knocked behind already, will lapse with a new offer for Dembele closer to Dortmund’s seeking cost of €120 million-€150 million in an bid to get a understanding done.
08.51 BST: Tottenham Hotspur are shutting in on a club-record £35 million understanding to pointer Ajax centre-back Davinson Sanchez, sources have told ESPN FC. Story here.
08.23 BST: The Mirror says Liverpool owners FSG have oral to Philippe Coutinho to tell him their position that he will not be sole stays unvaried notwithstanding his send request.
Spurs tract a span of signings
Like London buses, we wait all summer for a Tottenham signing, and afterwards dual come along during once.
The Mirror reports that a initial new attainment will be Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez in a club-record £35m deal. It is claimed Spurs authority Daniel Levy is in Amsterdam negotiating a finer points of a understanding for Sanchez, a 21-year-old Colombia general who can play centre-back or right-back.
Meanwhile, sources tell ESPN FC that Tottenham is carefree of completing a understanding for Celta Vigo midfielder Pape Cheikh Diop in a face of foe from Lyon. Diop only incited 20 on Tuesday, though he has been told he can contest for a first-team place this season.
Mangala to have City destiny yet?
Manchester City’s miss of abyss in counterclaim means Eliaquim Mangala could acquire a second possibility during a club, according to the Guardian.
Manager Pep Guardiola has invited Mangala behind to sight with a categorical organisation during City, though he has not been so inexhaustible with Samir Nasri, Wilfried Bony and Jason Denayer, who are still solidified out and giveaway to pierce on.
City, whose comparison options in counterclaim are Vincent Kompany, John Stones and Nicolas Otamendi, could still sell Mangala if a right offer is made. But given a £32m agreement he sealed with City in 2014, that seems doubtful to happen.
— In Portugal, A Bola writes that Barcelona right-back Douglas is roughly a Benfica actor after his government group met with a Portuguese club’s coronet on Friday. Douglas, who spent final deteriorate on loan during Sporting Gijon, is over-abundance to mandate during Barca after they recently sealed Nelson Semedo.
— The Mirror reports that Kieran Gibbs‘ pierce to Watford is off after a Arsenal left-back refused to take a compensate cut on his £80,000-a-week wages. Gibbs, who is also a aim for West Brom, is in a final year of his contract, and Arsenal are peaceful to listen to offers for him.
— Jack Colback looks to be on his approach out of Newcastle, with the Daily Mail stating a bust-up with manager Rafa Benitez. Colback, 27, has been training alone and has already been offering to other clubs; he will be left out of Newcastle’s 25-man Premier League squad.