Football transfer gossip: De Gea, Morata, Belotti, Lukaku, Mbappe, Ginter, Rodriguez, Puel

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Manchester United will make one final £60m offer to Real Madrid for striker Alvaro Morata, 24. Real are thought to want £78m but have decided against making United keeper David de Gea part of the deal. (Daily Mirror)external-link

The Red Devils have had a £52.4m bid for Spain frontman Morata rejected by the Champions League winners. (Sky Sports)external-link

De Gea, 26, will stay at United this summer after Real decided they will keep Keylor Navas and Kiko Casilla as their two keepers next season.(Marca)external-link

United boss Jose Mourinho must activate the £87m release clause if he wants to sign Torino striker Andrea Belotti, 23, who scored 28 goals last season.(Manchester Evening News)external-link

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Arsenal have made a bid for Real Madrid's Colombia attacking midfielder James Rodriguez, 25, but it is thought to be below the Spanish club's valuation of £69.8m. (El Chiringuito, via Daily Express)external-link

Southampton manager Claude Puel is likely to be sacked but a decision will not be made until the club complete their search for a potential successor. (Telegraph)external-link

Chelsea will offer £48m plus midfielder Nemanja Matic, 28, to sign 30-year-old Juventus centre-back Leonardo Bonucci. (Sun)external-link

The Premier League champions will offer Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, 24, a wage of more than £150,000 a week to secure an £80m return to Stamford Bridge. (Evening Standard)external-link

Tottenham are keen to sign Borussia Dortmund defender Matthias Ginter, 23, who would be available for around £15m. (Independent)external-link

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Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe, 18, will reject moves away from the club this summer and sign a new contract with the Ligue 1 champions. (Le Parisien - in French)external-link

Real Madrid are reportedly prepared to sell former Tottenham winger Gareth Bale, 27, to pursue Mbappe. (Don Balon, via Daily Star)external-link

Barcelona have made Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin, 22, their number one transfer target this summer and are preparing to make a £40m move. (Mirror)external-link

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney, 31, has indicated he is not prepared to take a drop in salary to remain in England. (Daily Express)external-link

Crystal Palace, West Brom, Brighton and Birmingham City are all interested in signing full-back Ferland Mendy from Le Havre. The 21-year-old is valued at £7m and has one year remaining on his contract. (Sky Sports)external-link

Manchester City are ready to sell Fabian Delph this summer but want about £12m for the 27-year-old England midfielder. (Daily Telegraph)external-link

West Brom are considering a move for Hull midfielder Tom Huddlestone, 30, who has a £2m release clause in his contract following relegation. (Sun)external-link

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A petition has been launched by a Newcastle United fan calling for the club to retire the number 24 shirt after the death of former midfielder Cheick Tiote. (Change.Org)external-link

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