Man United want world star while Arsenal and Tottenham ready big bids

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The departure of Cristiano Ronaldo in 2009 was a major blow for Manchester United, and he has gone on to achieve great success at Real Madrid.

However, the Portuguese star has continually been linked with a return to Old Trafford since then, and today, another report has emerged.

That is just one of the stories to have made the headlines, with Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea among the other clubs to feature.

In their attempt to build a Premier League-winning squad, Man United are set to step up their attempts to re-sign Ronaldo. (Manchester Evening News)

Ronaldo has criticised one of new Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez’s training methods, increasing talk they don’t see eye-to-eye. (Daily Mail)

Arsenal and Tottenham are set to fight it out to sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. (talkSPORT)

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho will hand Victor Moses a chance to resurrect his Blues career. (London Evening Standard)

Man United could seal the signing of Barcelona forward Pedro next week. (Daily Express)

Aston Villa are closing in on the signings of former Leicester City midfielder Esteban Cambiasso and Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede. (The Sun)

Arsene Wenger has been told he can break Arsenal’s transfer record this summer. (Daily Mail)

Tottenham want £15million-rated West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino to be Harry Kane’s strike partner next season. (Daily Mirror)

Berahino is in talk over a new Baggies contract, despite interest from Spurs and Arsenal. (Daily Star)

Norwich City are set to make a £2million bid for Fiorentina left-back Marcos Alonso, a former Sunderland loanee. (talkSPORT)

Ex-Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby is set to undergo a medical at West Brom. (Sky Sports)

Hull City are considering signing former Newcastle United midfielder Ryan Taylor. (Sky Sports)

Arsenal are ready to bid £8million for Juventus striker Fernando Llorente. (The Sun)

Middlesbrough are in talks over the signing of Jordan Rhodes, although Blackburn Rovers are reluctant to sell the striker at any price. (Lancashire Telegraph)

Banbury United striker Jordan Green is set to join Bournemouth on a one-year deal. (Bournemouth Echo)

AZ Alkmaar claim they have agreed to sell winger Steven Berghuis to Watford. (Watford Observer)

Meanwhile, Newcastle are expected to complete the signing of Anderlecht defender Chancel Mbemba today, while it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Sunderland.