Newcastle United linked with ambitious double striker swoop, Magpies' £32m bid claims 'false' – gossip

Newcastle United booked their place in the third round of the Carabao Cup following a 1-0 win over Blackburn Rovers.

Wednesday, 16th September 2020, 8:01 am
Premier League gossip.

But in the meantime, transfer speculation continues to rumble on in the background as Premier League clubs have until October 5 to finalise incomings and outgoings.

As always, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the top-flight – so scroll and click through the pages to see the latest news and gossip from around the web:

Brighton & Hove Albion are preparing an offer for Amiens youngster Florian Bianchini in the coming days - likely to be a three-year contract. (France Football via Sport Witness)

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Sean Dyche remains confident defender James Tarkowski will stay at Burnley as it would take a "considerable" bid to tempt the Clarets into selling. (Sky Sports)
Arsenal have turned down a £3m bid from Sheffield United for Folarin Balogun because they value the young striker at £15m. He has also attracted interest from Brighton & Southampton. (Daily Mail)
Sheffield United and Crystal Palace have both held talks with Liverpool over a deal for Rhian Brewster as Liverpool weigh up what to do with the striker. (Sky Sports)
Tottenham are set to beat Manchester United to the £27.5m signing of Real Madrid left-back Sergio Reguilon. (talkSPORT)
The agent of Rodrigo De Paul says "we are evaluating some options” amid interest from Leeds United. (Inside Futbol)
Leeds are ready to table a loan-to-buy offer for De Paul after failing to agree the terms of a permanent transfer. (Football Insider)
Newcastle United, Aston Villa, Brighton and Fulham are keen on Liverpool striker Divock Origi, however Fenerbahce are the first to open talks over a move. (Daily Mirror)
The Magpies have NOT submitted a fresh £32m bid for Lille midfielder Boubakary Soumare, who has been discussing a deal with AC Milan. (The Transfer Window Podcast)
Both Newcastle and Tottenham have asked about Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik, whose value reportedly stands at £18m plus bonuses. (Tuttosport via Sport Witness)