United play the numbers game

Tuesday's transfer stories from at home and abroad

Tuesday, 19th July 2016, 9:23 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 5:38 pm
Jose Mourinho's squad numbers are apparently delayed by negotiations for Paul Pogba

The Sun: Manchester United have delayed the publication of their shirt numbers until the completion of Paul Pogba’s £105m arrival.

Daily Telegraph: Leicester City wants £45m for Riyad Mahrez but are confident he will remain with the club.

Daily Mail: Arsenal have had a £2m bid accepted by Bolton Wanderers for defender Rob Holding.

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The Sun: On the other hand, Gunners’ boss Arsene Wenger is eyeing moves for Manchester City centre-half Jason Denayer and Borussia Dortmund’s Matthias Ginter.

Daily Mirror: Everton manager Ronald Koeman is targeting Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho.

El Mundo Deportivo: Manchester United and Chelsea have joined Barcelona and Real Madrid in bidding for Valencia midfielder Andre Gomes.

Daily Mirror: West Ham chairman David Sullivan says Diafra Sakho will not leave unless a suitable replacement can be found.