Football gossip: Golovin, Alisson, Wilshere, Rugani, Asensio

Football gossip

Chelsea are in talks to sign 22-year-old midfielder Aleksandr Golovin, who has starred for Russia at the World Cup, from CSKA Moscow. (Telegraph)

The Blues are also close to beating Real Madrid to the signing of Roma goalkeeper Alisson in a deal which values the 25-year-old Brazilian at around £62m. (Marca - via Metro)

Arsenal and England midfielder Jack Wilshere, 26, will complete a move to Turkish club Fenerbahce on Monday. (Sabah - via Talksport)

The Gunners will complete a deal for Borussia Dortmund's Greece defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos, 30, next week. (Star)

And a £26m deal for Sampdoria and Uruguay midfielder Lucas Torreira, 22, is almost finalised. (Telegraph)

Manchester United are set to reignite their interest in Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos. United manager Jose Mourinho is keen to bring the 28-year-old Germany international to Old Trafford but Real are reportedly reluctant to sell. (AS)

Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensio is considering a move to Liverpool which could see the 22-year-old Spaniard become the most expensive signing in the Anfield club's history. (Marca - via Express)

Chelsea's Ivorian midfielder Jeremie Boga, 21, is in talks over a move to Italian side Sassuolo.(Mail)

Chelsea and Manchester City have joined the race to sign AC Milan and Italy centre-back Leonardo Bonucci. The 31-year-old is also a target for Manchester United. (Calciomercato)

Juventus defender Daniele Rugani's agent claims the 23-year-old Italian's move to Chelsea hinges on Maurizio Sarri becoming manager at Stamford Bridge. (Sport Italia - via Sun)

Manchester United target Milan Skriniar says he is happy at Inter Milan and wants to stay. The Slovakia centre-back has said the Red Devils have shown interest in him. (Radio Expres - via Star)

Former Arsenal defender Johan Djourou wants to return to the Premier League. The 31-year-old Swiss has a year remaining on his contract with Turkish side Antalyaspor but wants to leave after claims he was unpaid for three months. (Sun)

Wolves are considering a move for Swansea's English defender Alfie Mawson, 24. (HITC - via Mail)

Newcastle target Alphonse Areola, 25, could be on his way to Napoli after the French goalkeeper's agent met the Serie A club. (Tuttosport - via Teamtalk)

The Magpies are also interested in Andros Townsend but Crystal Palace want around £30m for the 26-year-old English winger. (Times - via Newcastle Chronicle)

Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney is being lined up for a move to Everton, who see the 21-year-old Scotland international as Leighton Baines' long-term replacement. (Mirror)

Watford have angered relegated West Brom with an offer of just £1m for Ben Foster, 35. The Baggies rate their English goalkeeper at between £10m and £12m. (Mirror)

Watford's Brazilian goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes, 37, has revealed he is likely to leave the club this summer. (ESPN Brasil - via Mirror)

Newcastle and Scotland winger Matt Ritchie is a £15m target for Championship sides Middlesbrough and Stoke. (Telegraph)

Bournemouth are in talks to send midfielder Emerson Hyndman, 22, on loan to Wigan in a bid to give the American more experience. (Sun)

The Metro calls England 'lucky losers' as they now sit in what is perceived as the easier half of the draw
The Metro calls England "lucky losers" as they now sit in what is perceived as the easier half of the World Cup draw

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