Football Gossip: City chase Leicester star

A round-up of the latest transfer and managerial gossip from newspapers and the web

Thursday, 28th April 2016, 9:25 am
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 3:11 pm
N'Golo Kante is a reported target for Manchester City

Daily Mirror: Manchester City are the latest club to express an interest in Leicester City midfielder N’Golo Kante.

The Sun: Kante may also be interesting another Premier League club with Arsene Wenger reportedly interested in taking him to Arsenal.

Daily Star: Another name could be on the Gunners’ shopping list with Zlatan Ibrahimovic a possible target.

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Daily Mirror: There is speculation that Manchester United want to bring in Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos this summer.

Daily Express: John Stones, a target for Manchester City and Chelsea, raised speculation about his future by attending City’s Champions League semi-final first leg meeting with Real Madrid on Tuesday.

Daily Mail: Serie A champions Juventus plan talks with Chelsea over a permanent transfer for on-loan Juan Cuadrado - but are also interested in signing Blues’ midfielder Oscar.

Marca: Manuel Pellegrini’s agent has denied having talks with Valencia as the outgoing Manchester City boss seeks a new position for next season.

Marca: Barcelona defender Marc Bartra - who has previously been linked with Manchester United - could be made available for transfer this summer; the fee may be around £9m.

Sport: Liverpool have made an enquiry for Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen but are only prepared to pay a maximum of 10m euros for the Belgian.

Revier Sport: Another defender is on Jurgen Klopp’s shopping list instead; the former Borussia Dortmund boss may be signing Neven Subotic from his former club.