Transfer round-up: Chelsea eye £58m double swoop, Liverpool still want £20m German star

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team logo Arsenal are considering making a club-record bid – in excess of the £42.4m they paid Real Madrid for Mesut Ozil in September 2013 – for Juventus striker Alvaro Morata.

Full story: London Evening Standard

team logo Chelsea’s incoming manager Antonio Conte has earmarked Roma’s midfielder Radja Nainggolan and defender Kostas Manolas at the head of a long list of transfer targets in a deal which could cost up to £58m.

Full story: London Evening Standard

team logo Leicester are increasingly concerned that Arsenal will trigger N’Golo Kante’s £20m release clause this summer.

Full story: Daily Mirror

team logo Liverpool will still make signing Mario Gotze their top priority this summer despite missing out on Champions League football.

Full story: Liverpool Echo

team logo Manchester United and Manchester City are both interested in buying Schalke’s £30m-rated 20-year-old forward Leroy Sane.

Full story: Goal

team logo Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure is in talks over a reunion with former manager Roberto Mancini at Inter Milan.

Full story: The Sun

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