Burnley goalkeeper linked with unlikely move as Clarets target 26-y/o 79 career-goal striker

Premier League players have been returning to training ahead of plans to resume the 2019/20 campaign next month.

Sunday, 24th May 2020, 3:08 pm
All the latest transfer gossip from around the web

In the meantime, however, speculation is showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to the upcoming transfer window.

And as ever, we’re sharing the latest gossip from around the Premier League – simply scroll and click through the pages to see the latest news and rumour from around the web:

Newcastle United are interested in luring 72m-rated Bayern Munich defender Lucas Hernandez to England this summer. (Blid)

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Premier League boss Richard Masters was asked to comment on the Saudi takeover of Newcastle United and the questions surrounding human rights and piracy.
He said: I cant say anything about it. Its an entirely confidential process and I cant say anything to prejudice that process. Our owners and directors test is what it is, its there for everyone to see. We will be talking about this on a confidential basis when we get to these issues.
Midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles is expected to leave the Gunners when the summer transfer window opens after falling out of contention under new boss Mikel Arteta. (Star)
Arsenal are chasing 20m Ajax defender Nicolas Tagliafico after the Argentine starred in the Dutch side's run to the Champions League semi-finals last season. (Mirror)
The Red Devils have also held talks with 25-year-old Juventus midfielder Adrien Rabiot's agent, with Arsenal and Everton also interested. (Mirror)
Manchester United are now favourites to sign Napoli centre back Kalidou Koulibaly after PSG, Barcelona and Real Madrid pulled out of the race. (Sun)
Chelsea midfielder Willian says the club's refusal to offer him a three-year contract extension has left him in a "difficult" situation. (Esporte Interativo)
Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur remain in the hunt to sign Fenerbahce striker Vedat Muriqi with Lazio the latest club to enquire about the 26-year-old. (Fanatik via Sports Witness)
Bailey Peacock-Farrell has been linked with a loan move to Stoke City. The youngster is being lined up as a future number one. However, any injury to Nick Pope with him not at the club could cause an issue for Sean Dyche.