Football Gossip: City chase Leicester star
A round-up of the latest transfer and managerial gossip from newspapers and the web
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.
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.