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# Speculation
'Ronaldo wants to play for Mourinho again,' claims Fabio Capello
The Portuguese superstar has hinted at a summer move away from the Santiago Bernabeu, with a second stint at Old Trafford now being mooted.
# Speculation
Juventus set to sign €11m out-of-favour United defender Darmian - reports
The Bianconeri will look to complete a deal for the Italy international in the next seven days while also offering the Brazilian a new contract
# artist sketch
Stormy Daniels unveils sketch of man she says threatened her to stay quiet about Trump
Daniels says she was threatened by the man in 2011 to keep quiet about a 2006 tryst with Trump.
# foreign trip
Speculation is rife that Kim Jong Un just took a special armoured train into China
The meeting would dismiss suggestions that China has been sidelined by North Korea holding summits with the US and South Korea.
# hot prospect
Declan Rice says he is fully committed to Ireland after England speculation
Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate recently indicated he had been monitoring the progress of the London-born West Ham youngster.
# hot property
'It would be a lie to say you'd not like to play for Man United or Man City'
Timo Werner has emerged as one of Europe’s most sought-after talents and admits that he would welcome a future move to an elite side
# Speculation
Key defender's Spurs future unsure after Juventus axe - reports
Toby Alderweireld’s time at Tottenham Hotspur could be coming to an end.
# Speculation
City in for Hazard, League of Ireland youngster set for Championship move and all today's transfer gossip
Limerick’s Chiedozie Ogbene is closing in on a switch to Brentford.
# Speculation
Liverpool reject Sturridge offer, Real target attacking trio and all today's transfer gossip
Plus, Juventus are considering moves for either Tottenham’s Christian Eriksen or Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil.
# Speculation
Man United and Arsenal target Napoli star, Sturridge valued at £30m and all today's transfer gossip
Plus, could Javier Hernandez be set for a shock return to the Red Devils?
# Departures Lounge
PSG and Real interest in Dele Alli, Man United target Belgian midfielder and all today's transfer gossip
Plus, West Ham remain interested in Ireland international Harry Arter.
# Speculation
Sanchez to forgo £25m signing-on fee to complete City deal, Liverpool eye Barca star and all today's transfer gossip
Plus, Man United may move for £25 million-rated Celtic defender defender Kieran Tierney.
# Speculation
Monaco star to replace Coutinho at Liverpool, Man City eye duo and all today's transfer gossip
Could Thomas Lemar be set for a switch to the Anfield club?
# Speculation
Coutinho chooses Barca shirt number, United want PSG winger and all today's transfer gossip
Plus, Juventus’ £50 million-rated Alex Sandro is understood to be close to joining Chelsea.
# Speculation
Man Utd to make £40m bid for Bordeaux forward in January - reports
Jose Mourinho is a big admirer of the 20-year-old and has sanctioned a January move, though the Brazilian would stay at Bordeaux until the summer.
# Speculation
Arsenal, City and Chelsea offered hope in Zaha transfer chase
The Ivory Coast international has inspired Crystal Palace’s rise up the Premier League table.
# Barca
'Every good player is welcome' - Barcelona's doors are open to Coutinho, says Rakitic
Philippe Coutinho reportedly remains a target for Barcelona, and Ivan Rakitic believes he would be welcomed with open arms at Camp Nou.
# Speculation
Coutinho would be a 'great signing' for Barcelona - Iniesta
Andres Iniesta has no concerns over Philippe Coutinho taking his place in Barcelona’s starting XI, instead urging the club to make a move.
# Speculation
Odds slashed on Martin O'Neill leaving Ireland job to take over at Everton
A host of names have previously been linked with the vacant managerial post, including Sean Dyche and Marco Silva.
# Speculation
Spurs boss says no problem with rumoured Man United target Danny Rose
The player did not make Tottenham’s matchday squad for the game with Arsenal.
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Sweden and RB Leipzig star quiet on Manchester United links
Emil Forsberg insists he is paying no mind to reports that he could join the Premier League giants.
# Speculation
Sheppard's bye? Caulfield refuses to be drawn on attacker's links to Dundalk
Reports in Dundalk suggest that the Cork City star will switch allegiances for the 2018 season.
# Speculation
Casillas to Liverpool is a ‘crazy’ rumour, says agent
The legendary goalkeeper has been dropped by Porto head coach Sergio Conceicao in recent weeks but is not seeking the exit door.
# Speculation
'We really want to keep him': Rassie on reports linking Zebo with a move to France
The Ireland international faces a decision over his future this summer.
# Speculation
Zidane insists there is no tension between Ronaldo and Real Madrid
Ronaldo reportedly wants a new deal to rival that of Lionel Messi’s in Barcelona.
# Speculation
Oisin McConville expects Laois return and rules out a move to Donegal
McConville had been nominated to take charge of the Donegal footballers by a local club.
# Speculation
Arsenal make last-ditch bid for PSG star, United and Chelsea in for Mahrez and all today's transfer gossip
Meanwhile, a deal involving Virgil van Dijk and Liverpool is looking increasingly unlikely
# Speculation
Arsenal could lose three players, Mahrez in limbo and all of today's transfer gossip
Plus, Gareth Barry could be on the move to another Premier League club.
# Speculation
Chelsea want €55 million Van Dijk, United close in on Portuguese prodigy and all today's transfer gossip
Meanwhile, Liverpool are weighing up a move for Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne.
# Speculation
Man United bid for Barca star rejected, Coutinho latest and all today's transfer gossip
Meanwhile, the Catalan side are eyeing Tottenham’s Dele Alli.
# Speculation
Man City starlet set for €28 million Leicester move, Alexis' exit strategy and all today's transfer gossip
Kelechi Iheanacho looks set for a move to the Foxes.
# Speculation
Man United target Dortmund defender, Arsenal close in on Mahrez and all today's transfer gossip
Marc Bartra is the latest player being linked with a move to Jose Mourinho’s side.
# Transfer News
Barcelona open talks with Tottenham flop Paulinho
The Brazilian midfielder has excelled in China and is now reportedly coveted by the La Liga giants.
# Speculation
Cristiano Ronaldo makes 'irreversible decision' to leave Real Madrid - reports
A Portuguese newspaper claims the superstar is seeking a shock exit from the Spanish club,
# Speculation
Ireland's Glenn Whelan could be set for Championship move
Aston Villa are attempting to sign the player, according to reports.
# Merry-go-round
Borussia Dortmund sack Tuchel three days after winning German Cup
The 43-year-old led the club to major silverware on Saturday.
# Gossip
10 big-money transfers that could happen across Europe this summer
Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United and other sagas that could run and run.
# Speculation
5 rumoured Man United targets for next season
Burnley’s Michael Keane and others who are believed to be on the Red Devils’ shortlist.
# Countdown
Hartley expected to miss out as Lions squad speculation ramps up
Ireland will likely have a sizable contingent for the tour to New Zealand.
# Gunners
Wenger tight-lipped on £300k-a-week Alexis Sanchez offer
The Arsenal boss also praised the Chilean on his PFA Player of the Year nomination.