ARSENAL, Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool will all have designs on winning next year’s Premier League title.
And they are all reportedly ready to spend big in the transfer window, with speculation beginning to hot up.
Arsenal and Man City, in particular, appear set for a busy summer, while Chelsea are looking at two strikers.
Real Madrid’s Angel Di Maria is a £29m target of Arsenal and Man City. (Daily Star)
Roberto Firmino, of Hoffenheim, is wanted by Chelsea to line up alongside Diego Costa up-front next season. (Daily Express)
Liverpool target Adam Lallana may need to hand in a transfer request to leave Southampton. (The Guardian)
Stephane Mbia admits that a return to Queens Park Rangers is unlikely following a successful season-long loan spell with Sevilla – Sky SportsArsenal and Everton target Wilfried Bony will only be sold by Swansea City for an “astronomical” fee, according to head coach Garry Monk. (talkSPORT)
Rio Ferdinand, who has just confirmed his departure from Manchester United, could join Hull City on a free. (Daily Mail)
Defender Santiago Vergini is set to be offered a permanent deal by Sunderland after his loan spell came to an end. (Daily Star)
Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid target Hakan Calhanoglu will not be sold by Hamburg. (L’Equipe)
Arsenal are willing to pay £24m to beat Juventus to the signing of Barcelona forward Alexis Sanchez. (AS)
Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira – already the subject of interest from Chelsea and Fiorentina – is now also wanted by Roma. (Bild)