Chelsea have apparently agreed a £155.5 million mega deal to sign Barcelona star Neymar but Antonio Conte has blocked the transfer, according to Tuttosport via Tuttomercatoweb.
Roman Abramovich has reportedly reached an agreement with Barcelona but Conte, who is still attracting interest from Inter, is keen to explore other targets.
Arsenal are set to battle Tottenham to sign Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka this summer, according to the Daily Mirror.
The 22-year-old has rejected a new deal at the Bundesliga outfit and Schalke are now ready to sell this summer.
Juventus are also monitoring the situation as they too look to bolster their midfield options.
Real Madrid are hoping to tempt Chelsea duo Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois to Spain this summer, according to The Guardian.
The Spanish giants are willing to let Alvaro Morata and James Rodriguez leave the Bernabeu which will free up some budget and space in the squad for the Chelsea pair.
Manchester City are eyeing a move for Kingsley Coman with Pep Guardiola ready to spend £200m revamping his squad this summer, according to The Mirror.
The Spaniard is keen to bring in more exciting, young talent and Coman does not want to return to Juve while Bayern Munich are reluctant to make his current deal permanent.
Tottenham will offload flop Moussa Sissoko this summer after just one season at White Hart Lane, according to The Mirror.
The Frenchman has struggled since his move from Newcastle and has failed to force his way into Mauricio Pochettino’s plans.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho wants to sign Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld and Chelsea winger Willian this summer, according to The Sun.
Both Alderweireld and Willian have proven Premier League track records, and the Portuguese is keen to build a squad capable of winning the title in 2017-18. Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann, though, remains United’s top target.
Arsenal are preparing a £25 million summer bid for Barcelona’s Arda Turan, The Times reports, as the Gunners prepare for the potential loss of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.
Arda has three years left on his current deal at Camp Nou, but could be allowed to leave as Barca look to reshape their squad under whomever replaces Luis Enrique at the helm.
Former Chelsea star Didier Drogba is set to continue his playing career in the North American second division, according to the Pioneer Press.
The 39-year-old is close to signing with USL side Phoenix Rising, where he would join former England international Shaun Wright-Phillips. Drogba spent the last two seasons with the Montreal Impact, scoring 21 goals in 33 appearances for the MLS club.