Transfer round-up: Arsenal Morata update, Chelsea’s Lukaku hint
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Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata has made a u-turn on his future and wants a transfer to Arsenal after becoming concerned over his likely lack of playing opportunities at the Bernabeu this season.
But Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane believes he has won his battle with club president Florentino Perez to keep Alvaro Morata at the Bernabeu, dealing a blow to the Spanish striker’s Premier League suitors.
Julian Draxler wants to leave Wolfsburg this summer and would prefer to join Arsenal over other interested party Juventus.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte looks to have hinted at possible imminent signings after rumours that the club has made a bid for Everton striker Romelu Lukaku.
Paul Pogba may have broken Manchester United hearts after telling Italian football vloggers that he’s staying at Juventus this summer.
Riyad Mahrez has ‘agreed’ a move to Arsenal from Leicester City this summer, according to unverified reports in his native Algeria.
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