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A new contender has seemingly entered the £130m race to sign Jude Bellingham from Borussia Dortmund. Liverpool and Real Madrid are said to be vying for the English midfielder, as the Telegraph reports, Chelsea now also want to secure the 19-year-old’s services.
Could Lionel Messi Return to Barcelona? The Sun point out that it’s a possibility after Barca’s vice-president Eduard Romeu El Mati de Catalunya Radio told that the prospect of the 35-year-old Paris St Germain and Argentina striker making his way back to the Nou camp thinks could be “feasible”.
Another player who appears to have a future in LaLiga is Bernhard Silva. The 28-year-old Portuguese midfielder has wanted to leave Manchester City for Spain in each of the last two seasons and the Blues want to know if that desire remains, according to the Daily Mail.
The Daily Express, which cites comments made by Chilean journalist Maks Cardenas to Red Gol, says Wolves beat City and Real to the signature Dario Osario. The 18-year-old winger has been compared to Angel Di Maria for his quality on the ball.
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Douglas Luis: The Sun say Arsenal are still interested in signing the 24-year-old Aston Villa midfielder to replace the injured Thomas Partey.
Jan Oblak: Tottenham are looking to sign the 29-year-old Atletico Madrid and Slovenia goalkeeper as a long-term replacement for France defender Hugo Lloris, according to the Evening Standard.
https://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/jude-bellingham-chelsea-transfer-news-liverpool-b2177753.html Chelsea transfer news: Blues join Liverpool and Real Madrid for Jude Bellingham