Man United ready £79m bid while Liverpool and Arsenal line up big deals


Since the arrival of Jose Mourinho as manager, Manchester United have been linked with a number of big-money transfer news.

Today, they are reportedly considering breaking their transfer record to sign a midfielder.

That is just one of the stories to have made the headlines, with Liverpool, Arsenal and Leicester City among the other clubs to feature.

Man United are ready to make a club-record £79million bid for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti. (Corriere dello Sport)

Liverpool have made a £9.5million offer for Udinese midfielder Piotr Zielinski. (The Guardian)

Manchester City want to sign Everton's John Stones and Athletic Bilbao's Aymeric Laporte, and pair them together in central defence as part of an £85million move. (Manchester Evening News)

Riyad Mahrez has not ruled out swapping Premier League champions Leicester for Arsenal. (Get French Football)

Leicester also face a bid to hold onto midfielder N'Golo Kante, with Liverpool the latest side to show their interest. (Daily Star)

Man United target Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he will reveal his next club "soon". (Daily Express)

Alvaro Morata would be open to joining Man United or Chelsea rather than Arsenal or PSG if he was to leave Juventus, but his preference is a return to Real Madrid. (AS)

Aston Villa midfielder Jordan Veretout wants to leave the club, with several European clubs interested. (L'Equipe)

Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Newcastle United and Sunderland.