Celtic, Rangers and Hearts all get a mention in today’s transfer rumours but unfortunately for the Old Firm, it is only the Edinburgh club’s fans who will be pleased with the stories.
Elsewhere in Scotland St Mirren have finally accepted the need to look outside of Paisley to find a manager, while down south Manchester United have been linked with a £10million move for a World Cup winning midfielder.
Then there is PSG. Marca report they are lining up a €125million bid for a rather special talent….
Celtic could lose their most improved player of the season, with the Daily Record reporting Sunderland are set to bid for the midfielder.
It is believed the Black Cats will make a £5million move for the player who cost the Parkhead club £700,000 from Israeli club FC Ashdod.
St Mirren’s hunt for a new manager is over with Dumbarton boss Ian Murray set to take charge in Paisley.
The Buddies got rid of Danny Lennon last summer and appointed his number two, Tommy Craig. That didn’t work out so Craig’s assistant Gary Teale was given the job. That also ended in disappointment so the club have now accepted the need to look elsewhere and will appoint the former Hibs and Rangers man this afternoon.
Celtic have been dealt a blow in their efforts to sign Dutch defender Mitchell Dijks with the Sun reporting that Ajax will beat the Parkhead club to his signature.
Ahead of their return to the top flight of Scottish football, Hearts are closing in on a deal for Queen of the South forward Gavin Reilly.
The move will come as a blow to Queens who have already lost defender Kevin Holt to Dundee and look set to lose Ian McShane to Ross County.
Rangers loanee Haris Vuckic looks like he could be on the move this summer.
The midfielder on loan at Ibrox from Newcastle until the summer, says he is “honoured” to be linked with a move to Olympiacos.
Meanwhile, in England…
The Sun report that Barcelona are looking to make £50million bid for Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey.
It is believed the 24-year-old would join the Spanish giants in January following the club’s transfer embargo.
German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, currently involved in contract talks with Bayern Munich could be heading to the Premier League.
The Telegraph today reports Manchester United are planning a move for the 30-year-old Germany star who could be available for as little as £10million. The Manchester Evening News suggests that, as well as Schweinsteiger, United will also try to sign Gareth Bale and Harry Kane.
The Daily Mail reports Juventus are considering a £25m bid for Tottenham’s 23-year-old midfielder Erik Lamela.
Inter Milan believe they are closing in on a deal for Yaya Toure, although Manchester City insist they are yet to receive an offer, according to The Times
And further afield…
Marca report that we could be set for a huge deal this summer, with PSG ready to pay a world-record €125m fee to sign Cristiano Ronaldo, from Real Madrid.