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Manchester United have been told they can land Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele for a cut-price £60m.



  • Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is urging Manchester United not to risk missing out on defender Alex Telles for the sake of £6m, with Porto wanting £18m but United only offering £12m.
  • Lyon have confirmed Houssem Aouar and Memphis Depay will remain at the club after calling off all negotiations according to reports in France.
  • Security around Ed Woodward will be beefed up around ­transfer deadline day – with fears the Manchester United chief executive could again be a target for irate fans.
  • Manchester United are reportedly set to add Sochaux teenager Willy Kambwala to their academy in a transfer worth €4m (£3.6m).
  • Saracens will take “pre-emptive action” to ensure they are not stuck in limbo if the 2020/21 Championship season is postponed.
  • Gareth Southgate was hurt by ‘harsh’ claims he is too cautious after tepid England displays against Iceland and Denmark in the Nations League.
  • Sale Sharks players went drinking into the early hours after winning the Premiership Cup final, just 10 days before the the club returned 16 positive tests that has thrown the Premiership finale into chaos.
  • Barcelona have offered £13.6m to sign Spanish Manchester City defender Eric Garcia.
  • The Premier League will make a fresh attempt to persuade the government it is safe for fans to return to all sport, arguing it will play a crucial role in demonstrating how to behave safely in public while controlling coronavirus.
  • A majority of the Football League believe the government rather than the Premier League should take primary responsibility for helping them avoid an impending financial crisis, according to a Mail on Sunday survey of the 72 clubs below the top tier.
  • Jordan Pickford is facing talks with Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti about his form after another blunder in his side’s 4-2 win against Brighton.
  • Leeds left-back Barry Douglas is a target for Championship side Watford.
  • Tottenham’s Ryan Sessegnon is due in Germany on Sunday to finalise a season-long loan move to Hoffenheim.
  • West Ham and Southampton are weighing up loan moves for Liverpool’s Marko Grujic before Monday’s transfer deadline, with the two clubs also eyeing Chelsea’s Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
  • Liverpool’s plan to find a successor to Sadio Mane are set to take a hit after Rennes made an offer for Jeremy Doku of Anderlecht. The 18-year-old has been touted for stardom and the Reds have taken an interest.
  • Tottenham’s Eric Dier has admitted to being terrified by the new handball rule in the Premier League.

  • Chelsea are ready to pay Ruben Loftus-Cheek £100,000-a-week to get him out on loan.
  • The government have admitted that seven Euro 2020 matches due to be staged at Wembley next summer could be cancelled because of Covid-19.
  • Said Benrahma wants a massive £16m contract as the race for the Brentford ace takes an expensive turn, putting off many Premier League suitors.
  • Theo Walcott is at the centre of a transfer tug-of-war with five Premier League sides hoping to seal a loan deal for the Everton winger.
  • Jack Ross is hopeful of finalising a deal for St Mirren’s Kyle Magennis on Saturday and believes he matches the profile of top scorer Kevin Nisbet.
  • Glen Kamara is set to be rewarded with a bumper new Ibrox deal in a bid to fend off interest from Anderlecht.
  • Celtic look set to miss out on loan-target Ryan Sessegnon, with the defender set to join Hoffenheim