Football gossip: Pogba, Neymar, Hernandez, Terry, Pavard, Pellegrini

Football gossip

Barcelona's Uruguay forward Luis Suarez says Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba would be welcome at the Nou Camp, as the 25-year-old France international continues to be linked with a move away from Old Trafford. (ESPN)

Alternatively, Pogba is desperate to play under his idol Zinedine Zidane in the future, amid reports United will turn to the ex-Real Madrid boss to replace manager Jose Mourinho. (Metro)

Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui has played down transfer links to Paris St-Germain's Brazil forward Neymar, 26, and 19-year-old France striker Kylian Mbappe. (Express)

Seven of Europe's biggest clubs - including Premier League sides Manchester City, Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool - have spent more than 1bn euros (£900m) in transfer fees on players since 2010. (Mail)

Manchester United are considering a move for Atletico Madrid's 22-year-old France defender Lucas Hernandez. (Star)

Sporting Lisbon could end Aston Villa's hopes of re-signing 37-year-old former England captain John Terry, if presidential candidate Pedro Madeira Rodrigues wins the upcoming election at the Portuguese club. (Mirror)

France World Cup-winning defender Benjamin Pavard, 22, has denied he has reached any sort of agreement to join Bayern Munich from Stuttgart. (Sky Sports)

Chelsea's 25-year-old Spain striker Alvaro Morata says last season was "a disaster" for him. (Marca - in Spanish)

Leicester and England defender Harry Maguire, 25, says Manchester United did make a summer move for him - but he still owes the Foxes. (Mirror)

West Ham would have to pay £15m in compensation to Manuel Pellegrini if they were to sack their Chilean manager. (Times - subscription required)

Premier League officials are set to stage their first "multi-match" top-flight trial of video assistant refereeing later this month. (Telegraph)

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson says he still needs to improve after the 28-year-old England midfielder signed a new five-year contract at Anfield. (Sky Sports)

Arsenal are being linked with a surprise move for 33-year-old Brazilian Filipe Luis, the Atletico Madrid and former Chelsea defender, in January. (Mirror)

Laurent Koscielny's agent says the 32-year-old France defender was considering leaving the Gunners before injuring his Achilles in May. (ESPN)

A number of Arsenal's senior management team, including head coach Unai Emery, are growing exasperated by the uncertainty surrounding the future of chief executive Ivan Gazidis. (Times - subscription required)

Everton hope James McCarthy will return to training before the end of September as the 27-year-old Republic of Ireland midfielder continues his comeback from a broken leg. (Liverpool Echo)

Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi, 31, says the increased financial power of Manchester City and Paris St-Germain has narrowed the gap in terms of attractiveness to the Nou Camp club and fellow La Liga giants Real Madrid. (Manchester Evening News)

Crystal Palace Ladies' reserve players have been told they must each raise £250 in sponsorship if they want to keep playing for the club. (Guardian)

Tottenham and England midfielder Dele Alli, 22, has revealed how a bracelet given to him by a Russian taxi driver during the World Cup joined his lengthy list of lucky charms. (Standard)

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