Transfer Rumour Gossip: Man United & Chelsea Want £80m Bale, Gunners Close In On Brazilian, Suarez Tempted By Bernabeu Switch

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A round-up of Thursday’s biggest transfer stories.

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Manchester City and Chelsea have joined Manchester United and Real Madrid in the hunt for Tottenham star Gareth Bale, who could cost as much as £80million.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

New Napoli manager Rafael Benitez hopes to bring Brazilian centre-back David Luiz with him to Serie A from Chelsea.

Full story: Daily Express.

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has admitted it would be hard to turn down a move to Real Madrid if they came calling.

Full story: BBC Sport.

Both Manchester clubs are looking at bringing former Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas back to the Premier League from Barcelona this summer.

Full story: Daily Mail.

Benteke Liverpool

Atletico Madrid will offer £17.5million for Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke, as they look to replace the Monaco-bound Radamel Falcao.

Full story: The Sun.

Arsenal are believed to be in talks to sign goalkeeper Julio Cesar from relegated Queens Park Rangers.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

Arsenal could also move for unsettled Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel this summer, also a target for Napoli.

Full story: Daily Express.

Newcastle and Liverpool could move for former Barcelona striker Bojan Krkic, who has been rejected by AC Milan.

Full story: talkSPORT.

Everton midfielder and Manchester United target Marouane Fellaini has hinted that he may still stay at Goodison Park next season.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

Aspas Red Card

Liverpool have reportedly agreed a fee with Spanish side Celta Vigo for striker Iago Aspas.

Full story: Sky Sports.

Jose Mourinho’s return to Chelsea is close to completion, with the 50-year-old set to be confirmed next week.

Full story: The Sun.

Malaga manager Manuel Pellegrini has revealed that he has a verbal agreement to take over at Manchester City in the summer.

Full story: BBC Sport.

Aston Villa have bid £3.5million for Lech Poznan winger Aleksandar Tonev, also a target for Celtic and Werder Bremen.

Full story: Daily Mail.

Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea says he can’t wait to start working with new manager David Moyes.

Full story: The Metro.

Team Sheet

Sir Alex Ferguson’s first ever Manchester United team sheet from his side’s defeat to Oxford United is going up for auction.

Full story: Daily Mirror.

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