All the top stories and transfer rumors from Wednesday’s papers…
Chelsea have stolen a march on Manchester United by opening talks to sign Neymar.
Napoli defender Min Jae Kim has reportedly said goodbye to his teammates ahead of his move to Manchester United.
Arsenal legend Thierry Henry intends to turn down the opportunity to become Julian Nagelsmann’s assistant coach at Paris Saint-Germain.
Brighton are considering a £40m bid for Chelsea defender Levi Colville.
Tottenham Hotspur are interested in Manchester United captain Harry Maguire as the north London club continue their summer transfer program following the appointment of new manager Ange Postecoglou.
Neil Warnock has agreed to stay on as Huddersfield Town manager next season despite turning 75 midway through the campaign.
Manchester United will look to sell eight first-team players this summer, including club captain Harry Maguire and striker Anthony Martial.
UEFA is unhappy with Anthony Taylor for his performance in the Europa League final after he was booed by Roma fans after the full-time whistle.
Wrexham are reportedly set to sign former Middlesbrough striker Curtis Mayne.
Barcelona have been given the green light to sign new contracts and plan new deals after La Liga approved its financial “viability plan”.
Brighton are set to demand significantly more than £70m for Moises Caicedo this summer as the race for the midfielder’s signature heats up.
Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani is set to complete the sale of the club to 49ers Enterprises and there is confidence new owners will be in place within a week.
England are set to host Zimbabwe for the first time in more than 20 years, marking the resumption of cricketing ties between the nations, and could invite the African nation as well as Bangladesh to play Test cricket at Lord’s in the coming years.
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Lionel Messi has “two undisclosed offers” on the table from yet-to-be-disclosed European clubs, with reports in Spain suggesting they could be from the Premier League.
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea wants to stay at Old Trafford beyond this season despite a lucrative offer from Saudi Arabia being mooted.
Chelsea have entered the race to sign exciting Celta Vigo midfielder Gabry Veiga and are likely to sell Kai Havertz after learning of the German striker’s desire to leave.
Real Madrid are ready to sign Chelsea’s Kai Havertz as they look to add to their attacking options following the surprise departure of Karim Benzema.
Alain Saint-Maximin has thrown his Newcastle United future into doubt after making an emotional statement on social media.
Jose Cifuentes has apparently given the nod to Rangers fans that he is heading to Glasgow.
Celtic could battle to sign Enzo Maresca with the Manchester City manager also a Leicester target.
John Kennedy has told Celtic chiefs he wants to join Ange Postecoglou at Tottenham.