Transfer Rumour Gossip: Chelsea Star Welcomes Rooney Interest, German Giants Want Wilshere, Real Madrid Still Hope To Sign Neymar

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A round-up of Monday’s biggest transfer news and gossip.

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Wayne Rooney wants to leave Manchester United after asking to be left out of the squad for yesterday’s game against Swansea City at Old Trafford.

Full story: Daily Star.

Having been linked to Chelsea, Blues centre-back David Luiz says he would welcome the signing of Rooney from United.

Full story: The Sun.

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Real Madrid still hope to beat Barcelona to the signing of Santos star Neymar, despite an agreement apparently being reached for the Brazilian to move to the Nou Camp.

Full story: AS.

New Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has made Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere a long-term target for the club.

Full story: The Metro.

Chelsea interim manager Rafael Benitez has said he is hoping to find another job in the Premier League when he leaves Chelsea at the end of the season.

Full story: BBC Sport.

Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp wants to sign Celtic striker Gary Hooper next season, to help his side’s push for promotion back to the Premier League.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

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West Brom midfielder Claudio Yacob has attracted interest from La Liga duo Atletico Madrid and Sevilla.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

Everton’s Phil Neville admits he is considering retirement at the end of the season after being linked with a coaching role alongside David Moyes at Manchester United.

Full story: Sky Sports.

Manchester City are expected to sack manager Roberto Mancini within the next 48 hours, with Manuel Pellegrini likely to be his replacement.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

However, the Malaga manager himself denies that an agreement is already in place for him to become the next City boss.

Full story: Sky Sports.

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan believes Everton are not a big enough club for manager Roberto Martinez.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

Michael Laudrup, another candidate for the Everton job, has committed his future to current club Swansea City.

Full story: Sky Sports.

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The agent of Zlatan Ibrahimovic has ruled out an exit from newly-crowned Ligue 1 champions PSG this summer.

Full story: Gazzetta Dello Sport.

Rumours of Ibrahimovic’s departure started after the Swedish striker was involved in an angry exchange with the club’s sporting director Leonardo after yesterday’s title triumph.

Full story: The Metro.

Stoke City players covered Michael Owen’s car with eggs and flour as a farewell prank on the retiring striker!

Full story: Daily Mail.

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