NEWS

Valencia defender Joao Cancelo will complete his €38m move to Italian champion Juventus next week, according to reports.
Both Real Betis and Sevilla have been in contact over the transfer of Anderlecht midfielder Leander Dendoncker, according to the player’s brother and agent.
West Ham have made an enquiry for Sevilla forward Joaquin Correa with a view to a summer transfer, according to reports.
Gareth Bale is interested only in playing more football and believes he can win the Ballon d’Or, according to his agent Jonathan Barnett.
Dani Carvajal has admitted he does not know if teammate Cristiano Ronaldo will remain at Real Madrid this summer.
Atletico Madrid defender Juanfran Torres has extended his contract at the club by a further year to take him through until June 2019.
Sevilla Director of Football Joaquin Caparros insists a number of transfer targets are ‘at an advanced stage’ but ‘the rat is not in the can’.
Real Madrid are interested in signing PSV Eindhoven forward and Mexico international Hirving Lozano this summer, according to reports.
Barcelona have struck an agreement to bring the signing of Gremio midfielder Arthur forward to this summer, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Valencia are closing in on a €15m deal to sign Lyon defender Mouctar Diakhaby, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Villarreal have completed the signing of defender Ramiro Funes Mori from Everton for an undisclosed fee, it has been confirmed.
Sevilla defender Clement Lenglet has not yet made a decision about his future but clarity should arrive next week, according to his agent Gregory Dakad.
Sevilla are the latest team to join the race for out-of-favour Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino, according to reports.
Jordi Alba ‘would stay at Barcelona forever’ if it was up to him, despite speculation in the Spanish press regarding his future.
Las Palmas have reached an agreement to sign Real Betis striker Ruben Castro, 14 years after leaving the club, say reports in Spain.
Argentina striker Sergio Aguero has rejected comments from Coach Jorge Sampaoli about players not adapting to his system: “He can say what he wants.”
Atletico Madrid Coach Diego Simeone has inadvertently reopened the debate between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in a leaked audio tape.
Former Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano insists Argentina ‘have to swallow this poision’ after a disastrous start to their World Cup campaign.
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Bayern Munich midfielder and Spain international Thiago Alcantara has emerged as a potential transfer target for Real Madrid, say reports in Spain.
Atletico Madrid defender Lucas Hernandez has admitted he is ‘very excited’ about next season after renewing his contract at the club.
Juventus have struck a €38m agreement with Valencia for the transfer of defender Joao Cancelo, it has been reported.
Spanish winger Suso could make the switch across Milan with Inter reportedly in negotiation with their city rivals for his transfer.
Valencia are closing in on a €15m agreement with Atletico Madrid for the transfer of striker Kevin Gameiro, say reports in Spain.
Ligue 1 club Nantes have made an approach for out-of-favour Barcelona defender Douglas Pereira dos Santos, according to reports.
Fresh reports in the Spanish press claim Barcelona have agreed to sign Sevilla defender Clement Lenglet in “a non-aggressive and cordial pact”.
Sevilla midfielder Ever Banega, a reported transfer target for Arsenal, has an ‘affordable’ release clause of €20m.
Experienced defender Alexis has left Alaves and agreed a two-year deal with Al Ahli in Saudi Arabia, say reports in Spain.
Luca Zidane is set to become one of the first players to leave Real Madrid this summer, according to reports in the Spanish press.
Recently relegated Deportivo La Coruna are closing in on the signing of Alaves forward Christian Santos, say reports in Spain.
Espanyol midfielder Jose Manuel Jurado is leaving the club to join Al Ahli in Saudi Arabia, it is reported.
Paris Saint-Germain are considering joining Napoli in the race to sign in-demand Celta Vigo midfielder Stanislav Lobotka, according to reports in Spain.
Gerard Pique has responded to Barcelona’s claims of ‘unease’ over his role in Antoine Griezmann’s future by stating the club ‘have my telephone number’.
Real Sociedad are expected to renew the contract of midfielder Asier Illarramendi with the primary objective to raise his release clause, say reports in Spain.
Villarreal are hopeful of signing Napoli central defender Raul Albiol in a deal worth around €6m, according to reports in Spain.

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