Football rumours from the UK media
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is lining up a shock swoop for Watford striker TROY DEENEY, according to The Sun.
The Daily Mirror, meanwhile, claims Spurs have opened talks about a £30million move for Lyon striker ALEXANDRE LACAZETTE.
Chelsea and Arsenal are set for a transfer tussle over Borussia Dortmund midfielder HENRIKH MKHITARYAN this summer, reports the Daily Star.
The Daily Mail says Barclays Premier League new boys Middlesbrough have made enquiries for Sevilla striker FERNANDO LLORENTE.
Manchester United's hopes of signing GRZEGORZ KRYCHOWIAK have been dealt a blow, according to the Daily Express, with Barcelona reportedly entering the race for the Sevilla midfielder.