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In the meantime, speculation is showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to the upcoming transfer window - or in Newcastle United’s case, a takeover.
And as ever, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the Premier League – so scroll and click through the pages to see the latest news and gossip:
Brighton and Hove Albion have agreed to extend Ben White’s stay at Leeds United until the Championship season is completed. (Football Insider) Southampton are likely to accept bids of around £10m for Che Adams this summer, who had previously been heavily-linked with Leeds United. (Football Insider) Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek should move to a club like Chelsea or Tottenham, according to former Blues winger Jesper Gronkjaer. (Goal) Arsenal are lining up a £2m cut-price move for FC Basel defender Eray Comert due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Fanatik) Celtic fear losing teenager Daniel Kelly with Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Leicester and Tottenham all interested. (Glasgow Times) Former England striker Darren Bent has tipped Newcastle United’s prospective new owners to target Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips this summer. (Football Insider) Everton are keeping tabs on Newcastle United midfielder Matty Longstaff and could secure him for a nominal fee of about £400,000 amid his contract uncertainty. (Football Insider) Newcastle United remain interested in £40m-rated Celtic striker Odsonne Eduoard, despite their impending takeover from Amanda Staveley. (Daily Express) The buying side believe the takeover remains firmly on track and put recent delays down to the logistics of the Premier League having to conduct its business at a distance. (Shields Gazette) Liverpool,Tottenham and West Ham are keen on Real Sociedad defender Diego Llorente, who has a £45m release clause. (AS via Liverpool Echo) Burnley defender Matt Lowton says the ‘perfect scenario’ would be to sign a new contract with the club, which expires next year. (Turf Cast Podcast)