Friday’s transfer rumour roundup.
Frank Lampard, 36, who left Chelsea at the end of last season, is set to join Manchester City’s franchise club New York City in the MLS – Daily Star
Manchester United are preparing to test Juventus’ resolve over Arturo Vidal, 27, by launching a £30m bid for the Chile midfielder – Daily Star
However, Arsenal are reportedly preparing a £44m offer for Vidal as Arsene Wenger looks to beef up his midfield options – Metro
Italy striker Mario Balotelli will not be returning to the Premier League with Arsenal after AC Milan chief executive Adriano Galliani told Milan’s website that the 23-year-old will remain with the club – Daily Express
Arsenal are considering a £21m bid for Bayern Leverkusen midfielder Lars Bender after having a £15m offer for the 25-year-old rejected last summer – Daily Express