The transfer window has slammed shut but that hasn’t stopped the papers speculating about future deals.
Here is the latest gossip and rumours:
Wayne Rooney and Ashley YoungClub: Chinese Super LeagueFee: Undisclosed
According to the Mirror, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho fears losing Wayne Rooney and Ashley Young to the Chinese Super League, where clubs have another month to sign reinforcements despite the window shutting in Europe.
Antonio CandrevaClub: ChelseaFee: £26 million
La Gazzetta dello Sport reports that Chelsea made an unsuccessful late effort to sign Inter Milan’s Antonio Candreva. Blues boss Antonio Conte is thought to be on the lookout for wide players to add to his squad.
Asmir BegovicClub: BournemouthFee: £10 million
Antonio Conte blocked Asmir Begovic’s move to Bournemouth because he failed to sign Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon, says the Mirror. The Chelsea manager was not willing to let go of the former Stoke stopper without securing another backup for Thibaut Courtois first.
AdrianClub: EvertonFee: Undisclosed
The Liverpool Echo claims that Everton considered a January move for West Ham’s Adrian, but will now wait until the summer to identify a first-choice goalkeeper. The strong form of current Toffees keeper Joel Robles reportedly persuaded Ronald Koeman that a new custodian would not be necessary.
Pierre-Emerick AubameyangClub: Real MadridFee: £68 million
ESPN reports that Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wants a summer move to Real Madrid. The striker has put Europe’s top clubs on alert by stating he must quit the German side to further his career.