Gossip column: Sane, Pogba, Aubameyang, Joao Mario, Matuidi, Jese, Lacazette

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Manchester City hope to sign Schalke winger Leroy Sane, 20, and 19-year-old Palmeiras forward Gabriel Jesus for a combined outlay of more than £60m. (Daily Telegraph)external-link

Agent Mino Raiola has cancelled Juventus and France midfielder Paul Pogba's medical with Manchester United, which the 23-year-old was set to complete in Miami. (AS, via Daily Star)external-link

Lyon have told Arsenal and West Ham they will have to offer £40m plus bonuses to sign 25-year-old striker Alexandre Lacazette. (Daily Mirror)external-link

Liverpool have had a £33.5m bid rejected for Sporting Lisbon's Portugal midfielder Joao Mario, 23. (Sun)external-link

Borussia Dortmund have dismissed rumours linking striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 27, with a move to Manchester City. (Bild, via Manchester Evening News)external-link

Chelsea and Everton will fight for the signature of Sporting Lisbon's £30m-rated Portugal midfielder William Carvalho, 24. (Daily Mirror)external-link

Chelsea have warned Juventus that they have no intention of selling 27-year-old defensive midfielder Nemanja Matic. (Daily Telegraph)external-link

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has ordered some of his first-team stars to train away from the rest of the squad until they get their weight down. (The Times - subscription)external-link

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Wednesday's Daily Mirror back page

Manchester United target Blaise Matuidi has been told he is allowed to leave Paris St-Germain this summer, with the 29-year-old midfielder available for around £30m. (L'Equipe, via Manchester Evening News)external-link

Arsenal and Tottenham both want to sign Toulouse forward Wissam Ben Yedder, 25, who scored 17 times in Ligue 1 last season. (Canal+, via Talksport)external-link

Austria forward Marko Arnautovic, 27, is not interested in a move to Everton and will sign a new contract with Stoke City. (Daily Mail)external-link

Manager Pep Guardiola has agreed a deal to bring 19-year-old Atletico Nacional forward Marlos Moreno to Manchester City for around £8m. (Guardian)external-link

Napoli have had a bid for Ajax striker Arkadiusz Milik, 22, accepted as they look to replace new Juventus signing Gonzalo Higuain, 28. (Gazzetta dello Sport)external-link

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has told 23-year-old winger Jese to leave the club in order to play regular first-team football. (Marca)external-link

Arsenal and Liverpool are interested in signing Jese, who has played five times for Spain's under-21 side. (Sun)external-link

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The Times says Manchester City's "fat" players have been told to train alone

Everton have met Idrissa Gueye's £7.1m release clause and hope to complete a deal for the 26-year-old Aston Villa midfielder. (Birmingham Mail)external-link

Turkish champions Besiktas want to sign Liverpool forward Mario Balotelli, 25, on loan. (Gazzetta dello Sport)external-link

Leicester have increased their offer for 19-year-old Poland international striker Bartosz Kapustka with a new £5.2m approach to Cracovia. (The Times - subscription)external-link

Norwich City have made a bid for 29-year-old Fulham striker Ross McCormack that could rise to £12m with add-ons. (Daily Mail)external-link

Wolfsburg defender Jeffrey Bruma, 24, said he could have re-signed for Chelsea before joining the German side this summer. (Bild, via Daily Star)external-link

Former Everton manager Roberto Martinez is the frontrunner to be the new Hull manager. (Sun)external-link

Bayern Munich's 21-year-old goalkeeper Ivan Lucic could be swapping the Allianz Arena for Cheltenham Town. Lucic is set for a medical ahead of a move to Bristol City, but manager Lee Johnson will send him to his dad Gary's Cheltenham side to gain experience. (Sun)external-link

Liverpool midfielder Cameron Brannagan, 20, remains keen to go out on loan this season despite a proposed move to Wigan Athletic breaking down. (Liverpool Echo)external-link

Best of social media

West Ham's new Norwegian signing Havard Nordtveit enjoyed a spot of fishing on the club's pre-season tour to Austria...

West Ham Twitter

Three young Chelsea fans from a Los Angeles children's charity got the chance to "sign" for the club, with the Blues tweeting this picture...external-link


Duncan Watmore cleaned up in Sunderland's table tennis 'French Open' competition, with club tweets includingexternal-link "an outrageous shot from Duncan Watmore" and "Watmore's on fire".

Joselu and his Stoke team-mates are preparing for another rollercoaster Premier League season in Orlando...

Joselu and Stoke teammates are taking in the sights in Orlando

Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney tweetedexternal-link a message to the club's fans after returning home from their pre-season tour: "Back home after a great pre-season camp in China. Thanks to all our fans over there for the brilliant support."

Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira is looking forward to being reunited with former Real Madrid team-mate Gonzalo Higuain...

Khedira Twitter

And finally...

Indian Super League side Pune FC announced new signing Andre Bikey as if the Cameroon defender - formerly of Reading, Burnley, Middlesbrough and Charlton - was a character from current gaming craze Pokemon Go. (Pune FC)external-link

PSV Eindhoven left-back Jetro Willems, 22, says that he posted a photoshopped image of himself "signing" for Liverpool as a joke. (Metro)external-link

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho called his squad in for training at 6:30 BST on Tuesday morning despite the fact that their flight home from their pre-season tour of China had landed only 90 minutes earlier. (Sun)external-link

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