Transfer rumours: Fati, Van de Beek, Gerson, Ngakia, Mkhitaryan

Football gossip

Manchester United failed in an £89m bid for Barcelona's Ansu Fati, 17, after giving up on Borussia Dortmund's England forward Jadon Sancho, 20. (Sport)external-link

Ajax have confirmed that Manchester United are interested in signing their 23-year-old Dutch midfielder Donny van de Beek. (Sun)external-link

Manchester United are close to the valuation necessary to sign Fiorentina and Italy forward Federico Chiesa, 22. (Star)external-link

Chelsea are set to pursue Bayer Leverkusen's Germany forward Kai Havertz, 20. (Mail)external-link

Chelsea are challenging Tottenham and Borussia Dortmund to sign Flamengo's Brazilian midfielder Gerson, 23. (Fox Sports, via Express)external-link

Newcastle United could be bought by an American entrepreneur if a Saudi Arabian-led consortium does not complete their proposed takeover of the club. (Telegraph)external-link

West Ham are waiting to see if out-of-contract English right-back Jeremy Ngakia, 19, becomes the first Premier League player to refuse a short-term extension. (Talksport)external-link

Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan wants to make a permanent move to Roma after the Armenian, 31, joined the Serie A side on a season-long loan last summer. (Goal)external-link

Manchester United are set to agree new contracts with left-back Brandon Williams, 19, and goalkeeper Dean Henderson, 23, who has spent the last two seasons on loan with Sheffield United. (ESPN)external-link

Everton could move for Paris St-Germain captain Thiago Silva after it emerged the French club will not offer the 35-year-old Brazilian defender a new deal. (L'Equipe - in French)external-link

Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos, 23, is open to a permanent move away from Real Madrid after spending the season on loan with Arsenal. (Independent)external-link

Arsenal are still favourites to sign Spanish midfielder Marc Roca, 23, from Espanyol. (Express)external-link

The Champions League and Europa League knockout stages are set to conclude in Lisbon over the space of two weeks in August. (Independent)external-link

Juventus and Argentina forward Paulo Dybala, 26, says it would be "very nice" to play for Barcelona. (Goal)external-link

Liverpool want playmaker Adam Lallana, 32, to extend his contract until the end of the season. (Independent)external-link

Raheem Sterling is featured on the back of several newspapers on Tuesday
Raheem Sterling is featured on the back of several newspapers on Tuesday