Rumour: Chelsea Want James Rodriguez, Lallana To PSG, Others

By Adebayo Williams

Chelsea are reportedly willing to go head-to-head with Manchester United for the signature of Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez. The Colombian has been subject of transfer speculation since he fell down the pecking order at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Liverpool’s player Adam Lallana could be headed to France with Paris Saint Germain willing to pay £40 million for his services. The club is reportedly willing to offer the England international wages in the region of £200,000-a-week.

Manchester City are willing to place a bid for Southampton’s Virgil Van Dijk as Pep Guardiola looks for a replacement for injury prone Vincent Kompany.

Arsenal are reportedly willing to send striker Chuba Akpom on loan. The player has been having a turbulent time breaking into the first team as Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud are in contention for the same spot. Lucas Silva is also a stumbling block for the young striker.

Bayern Munich’s David Alaba has said he prefers a move to London with Arsenal to a move to Manchester United. The Austrian international has been a target for Jose Mourinho’s side.

Italian side Inter Milan are reportedly willing to snap up Arsenal’s hitman, Alexis Sanchez. The Nerrazuris have 150 million euros to spend on new players and have made the Chilean their top target.

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