It is just three weeks until Newcastle United are back in action as the Premier League kicks off what is set to be a hectic season. Between then and now there is sure to be plenty of uncertainty around the Magpies with the takeover business.
Newcastle boss Steve Bruce will be striving to strengthen the squad and recruit key targets for their top-flight assault, and as such they, like their league rivals, have been linked with a host of players.
Scroll down and click through to see the latest rumours from around the Premier League – and be sure to check in again at the same time tomorrow.
1. Chilwell set for Chelsea move
Chelsea are set to sign Leicester City star Ben Chilwell for a massive £50m on a £150k-a-week deal. It will bring an end to a long-running transfer saga with the player a key priority for Frank Lampard. (Express)
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2. Liverpool up Thiago interest
Liverpool will open talks with Bayern Munich over the transfer of Thiago Alcantara next week. While personal terms have been agreed with the midfielder, there will likely be lengthy negotiations over the fee. Meanwhile, Georginio Wijnaldum is set to put contract talks on hold with possible Barcelona interest. (Various)
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3. £108m Sancho demand
Manchester United will be forced to pay £108m upfront if they want Jadon Sancho. The England star is reportedly the club’s No.1 target. Borussia Dortmund are playing hardball and refusing to budge from their transfer stance. (Express)
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4. Bielsa reunion for striker
Leeds United are interested in Chelsea star Michy Batshuayi, however they face strong competition from Atalanta who have already opened talks. The Belgian international, reported to be on £100k-a-week, played under Marcelo Bielsa at Marseille. (Express)
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