Friday’s transfer rumour roundup.
Arsenal have been given a boost in their bid to sign Germany international Sami Khedira, 27, after the midfielder rejected the offer of a new two-year contract at Real Madrid – Daily Star
Arsenal are also in negotiations for the £8m transfer of France striker Loic Remy from newly promoted Queens Park Rangers – Independent
Chelsea are holding out for a fee of £8m for defender Ryan Bertrand as Liverpool and Tottenham consider a move for the 24-year-old – Daily Express
Liverpool have joined Tottenham in the race to sign Swansea City’s 25-year-old Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony, with the Welsh club holding out for a fee of £20m – talkSPORT
Former Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh, 30, has agreed a two-year deal to stay at Crystal Palace, accepting a significant pay cut in the process – Guardian