Real Madrid will seem to offload 29-year-old Germany midfielder Toni Kroos this summer in order to free up area for Manchester United’s France global Paul Pogba, 26, also Tottenham’s Danish playmaker Christian Eriksen.

But, Inter Milan have begun preliminary discussions to sign 27-year-old Eriksen and some arrangement may be more expensive than 100m euros (£86.5m). (Tuttosport, via Calciomercato)

Manchester-united have dropped his attention in Crystal Palace’s 21-year-old Language right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka in favour of pursuing Paris St Germain and Belgium shield Thomas Meunier, 27. (Sun)

Netherlands centreback Matthijs de Ligt, 1 9, will leave Ajax for Bayern Munich or Barcelona this summer, according to the Dutch side’s manager Erik ten Hag. (Suddeutsche Zeitung – in Dutch)

Instead, De Ligt’s compatriot and former Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal states the guardian should join either Manchester City or Barcelona this summer, rather than go on to Juventus. (Gazzetta – in Italian)

Actual Madrid stay interested in Liverpool’s Senegal forward Sadio Mane, but the Spanish giants will only make a move if the 27-year-old hands in a transfer request. (El Confidencial – in Spanish)

Bournemouth are looking at whether to cash in on 25-year-old Scotland winger Ryan Fraser, gained interest from Arsenal. (Mirror)

Tottenham are ready to pay £30m to sign Barcelona’s Portuguese midfielder Andre Gomes following the 25-year-old’s impressive loan spell in Everton. (Star)

Manchester-united agreed to nearly double Ander Herrera’s wages in a effort to continue to retain the 29-year-old Spain midfielder at the bar. (Forbes)

Paris St-Germian right back Dani Alves, 3-5, has publicly hailed his teammates in a interview with French radio. The Brazilian argued the club should’ve paid attention to his advice because of his experience at the highest levels of football. (RMC radio, via AS)

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