Football gossip: Pulisic, De Gea, Martial, Roofe, Doucoure, Clyne, Aarons

Football gossip

Chelsea have made an offer in excess of £45m to sign Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder Christian Pulisic next summer, but the German club will delay any decision as they wait for rival offers for the 20-year-old USA international. (ESPN)external-link

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez is considering a move for Leeds striker Kemar Roofe, 25, if he is given funds in January. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

Manchester United interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has urged Spain goalkeeper David de Gea, 28, and France forward Anthony Martial, 23, to sign new deals with the club. (Mail on Sunday)external-link

Chelsea have been told they must pay £30m if they want to sign Bayern Munich's Germany centre-back Mats Hummels, 30, in January. (Sun on Sunday)external-link

Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri has denied suggestions he wants to become the new Manchester United manager in the summer. (Mail on Sunday)external-link

Watford boss Javi Gracia says it does not surprise him that Abdoulaye Doucoure, 25, is being linked with a move and, although he expects the Frenchman to stay for a "long time", he knows sometimes "something happens you don't want". (Independent)external-link

Cardiff are leading the race to sign Liverpool right-back Nathaniel Clyne, although Fulham and Leicester are also keen on the 27-year-old England international. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

Manchester United's Italy defender Matteo Darmian, 29, is a target for Serie A sides Inter Milan and Lazio. (Calciomercato)external-link

Lazio will look to bring in Chelsea and Italy defender Davide Zappacosta, 26, if Manchester United refuse to sell Darmian. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

Arsenal have joined north London rivals Tottenham in wanting to sign Norwich City's 18-year-old English right-back Max Aarons. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

Liverpool are interested in Trabzonspor's Turkish attacking midfielder Abdulkadir Omur, 19, but face competition from Manchester City and Roma. (Fotomac, via Star on Sunday)external-link

Tottenham are in talks with NFL side Oakland Raiders over a ground share at Spurs' new stadium next season. (Mail on Sunday)external-link

Tottenham striker Fernando Llorente, 33, has agreed personal terms with Turkish club Galatasaray over a possible move in January. (Turkish outlet Star, via Sun on Sunday)external-link

Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl wants to sign Olympiakos and Norway right-back Omar Elabdellaoui, 27, in January. (Mail on Sunday)external-link

Leicester City's Australian left-back Callum Elder, 23, is training with Ipswich Town and is set to join on loan in January. (East Anglian Daily Times)external-link

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