Transfer news and speculations dominates the summer as you know as we all want the best for our team. Here is todays morning digest of the latest headlines
Arsenal to sell some defenders
Arsenal will try to move out some of their seven central defenders in a bid to balance the books, after completing the signing of Gabriel Magalhaes.
Gabriel is still in quarantine after arriving from France last week, but his signing means Rob Holding and Sokratis Papastathopoulos could leave.
The Express report that any number of Sead Kolasinac, Rob Holding, Hector Bellerin, Shkodran Mustafi and Callum Chambers could also leave.
The latest on Houssem Aouar
According to The Athletic, Arsenal are currently in ‘discussions’ to sign Aouar from Lyon.
The Gunners are thought to be on the verge of sealing another loan deal for Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid, but the report claims Mikel Arteta’s side are still keen on landing other central midfielders – including Thomas Partey and Aouar.
Arsenal could fund any potential signings with the sale of Hector Bellerin, with Paris Saint-Germain keen to sign the full-back.
Dayot Upamencano speaks
RB Leipzig star Dayot Upamecano has confirmed that discussions have been held with other clubs amid speculation he will soon be on the move.
The Frenchman has been linked with a move to the Premier League following several impressive seasons in Germany, with Arsenal and Manchester United touted as possible destinations.
“I extended in Leipzig, because I feel good with my team-mates and my coach. I’m good at Leipzig,” he said.
“It’s true that I’m in great demand. I speak with clubs, but I’m in no rush and we’ll see what happens in the future.”