ARSENAL have increased their spending over recent years, and according to a report today, they are ready to break their transfer record in the summer.
Thoughts are already turning to the summer window, with speculation beginning to increase.
The Gunners’ reported target is just one of the stories to have made today’s headlines, with Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea among the other clubs to feature.
Arsenal are ready to bid £80m for Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba in the summer, with Barcelona targeting Southampton’s Morgan Schneiderlin. (Daily Express)
Liverpool want Juventus striker Alvaro Morata, according to reports in Spain. (Metro)
Manchester City could beat Chelsea and Manchester United to the signing of Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke. (Daily Star)
Newcastle United head coach John Carver blocked the sale of striker Papiss Demba Cisse to Al Alhi a fortnight ago. (Daily Mirror)
Ruud Gullit says Louis van Gaal was desperate to bring Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels to Man United last summer. (Manchester Evening News)
Lionel Messi’s former Barcelona team-mate, Eric Abidal, feels the Argentine could be tempted to leave the Nou Camp, with Paris Saint-Germain his possible next club. (TF1)
Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Sunderland.