Belfast Telegraph

Football rumours from the UK media

The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:

The Sun is reporting that West Ham defender REECE OXFORD has ignored interest from Manchester United and Manchester City and will sign a five-year deal with the Hammers.

The Sun also reports that Crystal Palace are keen on Santos midfielder LUCAS LIMA but do not want to pay more than £8million.

The Evening Standard writes that Tottenham are showing interest in signing Everton midfielder ROSS BARKLEY but they would have to make an offer of at least £35million.

Brazil midfielder OSCAR wants to stay in London and fight for his place at Chelsea despite being linked to a big-money move to China, according to Sky Sports.

And finally, Talksport reports that Swansea manager BOB BRADLEY is keen to bolster his squad with the addition of a defender, midfielder and a striker.


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