Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane has identified Chelsea’s Nemanja Matic and is ready to fork out £34 million for the Serbia midfielder.
Stoke City and Watford are both keen to sign Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina, with Schalke and Hamburg also interested.
Celtic have struck a £3.5 million deal to sign Scott Sinclair from Aston Villa. The winger previously worked under Brendan Rodgers at Swansea City.
Paris Saint-Germain could offer Julian Draxler an exit from Wolfsburg but have so far been rebuffed in their approaches to the German club.
Liverpool and Manchester City are in a four-way battle to sign £16 million-rated Leandro Paredes. Juventus and Monaco are also interested in the Roma playmaker.
As the R Madrid chairman promised, he will double Zidane’s salary after winning the Champions League. Will jump from 2,7M€ to 5,5M€