Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Real Madrid planning super haul instead of Mbappe

Balogun wanted by both Milan clubs

Both AC and Inter Milan are keen on Arsenal striker Florian Balogun, who has enjoyed a prolific season on loan at Stade Reims.

That’s according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, who claim that Milan’s longstanding interest in the forward has been matched by their rivals.

Balogun is expected to return to Arsenal at the end of the current season.

Three Premier League clubs eyeing Raphinha

Barcelona winger Raphinha remains on the lips of three Premier League sides, according to Sport.

The Brazilian only headed to the Camp Nou from Leeds United last summer, but the report states Newcastle, Chelsea and Arsenal are all hot on the 26-year-old.

Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Real Madrid planning super haul instead of Mbappe

Real Madrid planning €300m super haul instead of Mbappe

Instead of focusing their time and money on trying to prize Kylian Mbappe away from Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid are plotting an incredible trio of transfers this summer using the funds it would take to secure the Frenchman.

Spanish outlet Fichajes report that Los Blancos are considering moves for Khvicha Kvaratskheila, Jude Bellingham and Joao Cancelo, at a cost of just in excess of €300m, which would transform their squad.

Florentino Perez remains a fan of Mbappe and Real would try to sign him if the opportunity presents itself, but the current priority is the triple swoop.

PSG prepare Galtier replacement

According to El Nacional, Paris Saint-Germain have already decided that they will part ways with Christophe Galtier at the end of the season.

They report that Zindeine Zidane is in pole position to replace him.

Spurs identify top candidate to replace Antonio Conte

Fulham manager Marco Silva has emerged as the top candidate to replace Antonio Conte at Tottenham, according to The Sun.

The Italian’s contract expires this summer and it is largely expected that he will leave north London. The report claims that Spurs view Silva as the leading option to fill the vacancy.

Silva’s contract at Fuham expires at the end of the season.

Meunier surplus to requirements at Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund have decided to try and sell Thomas Meunier, according to, despite his contract expiring in 2024.

They claim that manager Edin Terzic has decided he is no longer part of his plans.

Interest builds in free transfer Thuram

Interest is beginning to gather in Borussia Monchengladbach striker Marcus Thuram, who is a key target for Inter, according to Fichajes.

The Nerazzurri believe Thuram could be the ideal replacement for Romelu Lukaku and is available on a free transfer, but now face competition from Juventus, as well as Newcastle and Tottenham.

West Ham players face wage cuts if relegated

All players in the West Ham squad face ‘significant pay cuts if the club are relegated from the Premier League, report The Telegraph.

The club maintained previous policies of inserting wage cuts into contracts in case of a ‘doomsday scenario’ despite their sixth and seventh place finishes in the last two seasons, meaning new star signings like Gianluca Scamacca, Lucas Paqueta and Emerson Pamlieri would all see their wages drop.