All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Monday’s national papers…
Manchester United are reportedly close to blocking a transfer outing for Harry Maguire after Chelsea made a shock inquiry.
Borussia Dortmund have ruled out a move by Manchester United striker Cristiano Ronaldo.
Thomas Tuchel claims the manner in which Chelsea lost 3-0 at Leeds has further heightened the need for additions ahead of the September 1 transfer deadline.
Lautaro Martinez has revealed he remained in constant contact with Romelu Lukaku during his failed spell at Chelsea last season ahead of a return to Inter Milan this summer.
THE TELEGRAPH OF THE DAY
Manchester United are pursuing PSV’s Cody Gakpo alongside Ajax’s Antony, but are likely to sign just one of the forwards before the transfer window closes.
Aston Villa are set to sign Watford winger Ismaila Sarr.
Cristiano Ronaldo could be saved from Manchester United by the club where the journey began, Sporting Lisbon, who are unwilling to pay a transfer fee for the Portugal international but have made an offer for the player.
Barcelona striker Memphis Depay will keep Tottenham and Newcastle’s Premier League chasing pack waiting – until he finds out if he has a transfer to Juventus.
Crystal Palace are ready to swoop in for Boubakary Soumare, Leicester’s forgotten man.
Leeds United and Newcastle are carrying out rushed checks on Los Angeles FC star Jose Cifuentes after reports Brighton are pushing for a £6m deal.
Ajax have been told there is no chance of bringing Donny van de Beek back to Holland – as Erik ten Hag is confident he can still play a key role at Manchester United.
Blackburn are set to offer Ben Brereton Diaz a new contract – including a fixed price on his head.
Manchester United are set to make one last push for Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong.
Manchester United’s hopes of releasing midfielder Casemiro ahead of Monday night’s Premier League clash with Liverpool appear to have been derailed by visa issues.
Struggling Leicester City’s need for reinforcements could see them soften their stance on Wesley Fofana’s potential transfer to Chelsea.
Ange Postecoglou says Celtic cannot sit still and has revealed a deal for Sead Haksabanovic is almost complete.