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Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale, 27, could be set for a Premier League return with Manchester United this summer. (Talksport)

Wales international Bale would prefer to move to Old Trafford rather than re-joining Tottenham or champions Chelsea. (Diariogol, via Daily Mirror)

Manchester United are set to re-sign 24-year-old defender Michael Keane from Burnley in a £25m deal this summer. (Daily Mail)

Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, 25 is one of Chelsea's primary summer targets, with manager Antonio Conte set to spend more than £200m on at least six new signings. (Independent)

Claude Puel is receiving no reassurances about his future at Southampton ahead of next week's end-of-season review after which a final decision will be made about the first-team manager. (Daily Telegraph)

Wednesday's i back page highlights a summer of spending at Chelsea
Wednesday's i back page highlights a summer of spending at Chelsea

Leicester will bid for 24-year-old Hull centre-back Harry Maguire, amid strong interest from promoted Newcastle in their captain Wes Morgan, 33. (Daily Mirror)

Arsenal want to sign Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham, 19. The England Under-21 international scored 23 goals while on loan at Bristol City this season. (Sun)

Everton are exploring whether or not to sign Las Palmas central defender Mauricio Lemos, 21, as part of a summer spend that could top £75m. (Daily Telegraph)

Bournemouth are prepared to offer Chelsea defender John Terry, 36, a two-year contract to ensure he continues playing next season. (Daily Mail)

Swansea City are also keen on signing Chelsea captain Terry. (Daily Express)

The Toffees will seek £50m for Ross Barkley if the midfielder refuses to commit his future to the club before manager Ronald Koeman's end-of-season deadline. (The Times - subscription required)

Francesco Totti is considering a move to the United States to join former team-mate Alessandro Nesta at NASL club Miami FC. The 40-year-old's 25-year Roma career comes to an end in two weeks. (Calciomercato - via Sun)

Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina, 28, has revealed he is looking to leave the Gunners. (Fanatik - via Daily Star)

Express
Wednesday's back page of the Daily Express references Swansea interest in John Terry

Ruben Loftus-Cheek will demand a loan move away from Chelsea because the 21-year-old midfielder has grown disillusioned with the limited opportunities he has been given by Antonio Conte this season.(The Times - subscription required)

Real Madrid will beat Manchester United to the signing of 18-year-old Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe, which could pave the way for Chelsea to sign striker Alvaro Morata, 24, from the La Liga giants. (Don Balon, via Daily Star)

Chelsea will rival Manchester City for Tottenham defender Kyle Walker and could pay up to £40m for the 26-year-old. (Daily Mirror)

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish says the Eagles will enter negotiations with Liverpool for defender Mamadou Sakho, 27. (Holmesdale Radio, via Evening Standard)

Lyon chairman Jean-Michel Aulas says Arsenal and Liverpool target Alexandre Lacazette could be allowed to leave this summer. The 25-year-old striker has scored 26 Ligue 1 goals this season. (Liverpool Echo)

The stepfather of Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez, a target for Manchester United, says he would prefer the 25-year-old to be "a starting player in a different team than being a substitute at Real Madrid". (Cadena SER, via Daily Star)

Sun
The Sun's back page on Wednesday focuses on the race for a Champions League spot

Newcastle have agreed a fee with Chelsea for 25-year-old midfielder Christian Atsu, who spent this season on loan at St James' Park. (Guardian)

Midfielder Dele Alli, 21, says he cannot guarantee where he will be next season, but "can't see many better places" than Tottenham. (Sky Sports)

Former Spurs boss Martin Jol says England international Alli is "not far off a £100m player". (football.london)

Defender Pablo Zabaleta, 32, will join West Ham on a free transfer when he leaves Manchester City at the end of the season. (TYCSports - in Spanish)

Tottenham are tracking 23-year-old Freiburg forward Maximilian Philipp. (Kicker, via Talksport)

Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 27, has been offered more than £800,000 a week to join the Chinese Super League. (France Football - in French)

West Ham forward Manuel Lanzini, 24, says he is not interested in leaving London Stadium, despite interest from Arsenal and Liverpool. (Metro)

Celtic assistant boss Chris Davies has welcomed West Bromwich Albion interest in midfielder Stuart Armstrong, 25. (Daily Express)

West Brom will make a second bid for Benfica's Brazilian defender Jardel, 31. (Birmingham Mail)

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Former Germany striker Jurgen Klinsmann says Argentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi must win the World Cup to "seal his legacy". (Goal)

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