Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Chelsea enter Milinkovic-Savic race

Chelsea enter Milinkovic-Savic race

Chelsea have joined the race for Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, according to Corriere dello Sport.

New Blues manager Maurizio Sarri coached against the Serbian during his time at Napoli, and is now keen to bring the 23-year-old to Stamford Bridge. 

Juventus were interested in Milinkovic-Savic, but the Old Lady may have exited the race after landing Cristiano Ronaldo instead. 

N’Zonzi an option for Barcelona

Barcelona are looking at Sevilla midfielder Steven N’Zonzi, reports Mundo Deportivo.

PSG midfielder Adrien Rabiot is still Barca’s priority as a central midfield option, but the club are putting together a list of alternatives should Rabiot not arrive. 

And 29-year-old N’Zonzi, fresh off a World Cup win with France, could end up with the Blaugrana next season. 

Dortmund looking for Mandzukic deal

Borussia Dortmund are interested in signing Juventus forward Mario Mandzukic, according to Bild.

The Croatia international, who scored both an own goal and his side’s second in their 4-2 World Cup final defeat to France on Sunday, has a deal at the Turin club until 2020.

However, with the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus are reportedly happy to let 32-year-old Mandzukic leave ahead of the 2018-19 Serie A campaign.

Chelsea to reject offers for Hazard

Chelsea are preparing to reject offers from Real Madrid and Barcelona for Eden Hazard, reports The Telegraph.

Following the World Cup third-place game against England Hazard hinted that he could be on his way out of Chelsea, but the Blues are confident they can hold on to their star attacker. 

The Blues currently value Hazard at more than the £200 million ($265m) quoted to be the offer.

Roma want Donnarumma to replace Alisson

Roma are keen on AC Milan’s Gianluigi Donnarumma as a replacement for Alisson, Goal understands. 

Alisson has been targeted by some of Europe’s biggest clubs in recent months, with Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid all interested. 

The Giallorossi are willing to let the Brazilian go, but only if they can secure the 19-year-old Italy international from Milan as his replacement. 

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Liverpool, Atletico chase Vida

Liverpool and Atletico Madrid are just two of the teams looking to sign Besiktas defender Domagoj Vida, according to Fanatik

The 29-year-old played a starring role in Croatia’s run to the World Cup final, and is valued at €35 million (£31m/$41m) by Besiktas. 

Sevilla, Everton and Leicester are also said to be interested in landing Vida. 

Everton join chase for Barrios

Everton are hoping to sign Boca Juniors and Colombia midfielder Wilmar Barrios, claims TyC Sports. 

The Toffees have joined Chelsea and Tottenham, who have already expressed interest in the 24-year-old. 

Barrios has a release clause worth €18 million (£16m/$21m) in his current contract.

Atletico keen on Kalinic

Atletico Madrid are looking to sign AC Milan striker Nikola Kalinic, reports Tuttosport

Atletico manager Diego Simeone sees the Croatia international as an ideal alternative up front to Diego Costa. 

Milan are lookng for at least €20 million (£18m/$23m) in exchange for the 30-year-old. 

Fulham to battle Inter for Malcom

Fulham are set to battle with Inter to sign Bordeaux star Malcom, according to The Sun.

Having already pulled off the surprise signing of Jean Michael Seri, the Cottagers are hoping to make another unexpected splash in the transfer market by landing the Brazilian winger. 

Inter have made an offer of a one-year loan with an option to buy, but Fulham will look beat them to the punch by purchasing the 21-year-old outright. 

Shaw ready to leave next summer

Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw is prepared to leave the club next summer if his playing time doesn’t increase in 2018-19, reports ESPN FC.

The 23-year-old is hoping to beat out Ashley Young to become United’s starting left-back this upcoming season. 

If Shaw doesn’t establish himself, though, he is prepared to walk away for free next summer. 

Liverpool target Cillessen

Liverpool have inquired into the availability of Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, reports Mundo Deportivo. 

Cillessen is happy at Barca but is keeping his options open with his route to the starting position currently blocked by Marc-Andre ter Stegen.

Chelsea could also enter the race for the Dutch international should Thibaut Courtois leave the club. 

Lascelles won’t leave without ‘astronomical’ bid

Newcastle won’t sell captain Jamaal Lascelles unless they receive an “astronomical” bid, according to The Chronicle.  

The 24-year-old defender has been subject of interest from several Premier League sides, including Chelsea and Tottenham. 

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Lascelles is valued at £25 million ($33m), but the Magpies will demand much more if they are to sanction a sale of their captain. 

Terry drawing MLS interest 

Several Major League Soccer clubs are interested in signing veteran defender John Terry, reports NBC Sports.

The 37-year-old is currently out of contract after spending last season with Aston Villa, who fell just short of the Premier League by losing to Fulham in the Championship play-off final.