Premier League transfer news: Chelsea target £45m former Arsenal star as Raphinha alternative, Brentford ‘close’ to deal for Hull City star
Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United and more are getting ready for the new Premier League season as the transfer window rumbles on.
The summer transfer window has been open for a few weeks now and clubs across English football’s top flight remain busy as they make moves to strengthen their squads.
Chelsea are now targeting a former Arsenal attacker as they look set to miss out on Raphinhia while an Arsenal midfielder has interest from clubs in Italy despite one refusing to meet a pre-arranged asking price.
Meanwhile, Fulham are ‘closing in’ on the signing of a former Newcastle United defender and Middlesbrough have ‘cooled’ their interest in signing an ex-Crystal Palace striker.
Wolves are said to have rejected a £25 million bid from Everton for a midfielder ho has spent the last two seasons out on loan while Brentford are reportedly close to completing a deal for a Hull City and England Under 21 forward.
Elsewhere, AC Milan are attempting to beat Leeds United to the signing of a in-demand striker and have upped their offer to over £30 million while Napoli have agreed a deal with Brighton to sign a defender.
Elsewhere, Manchester United have ‘held talks’ with German side Stuttgart about signing an Austrian international striker.
Here are the Premier League transfer news stories making the headlines on Tuesday morning: