Belfast Telegraph

Football rumours from the UK media

The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:

Arsenal are lining up Real Madrid forward KARIM BENZEMA as a potential replacement for Alexis Sanchez, according to The Sun.

The Express says that Chelsea and Manchester United are set to fight it out for Anderlecht's YOURI TIELEMANS.

GLEN JOHNSON is set to spurn the advances of West Ham and Crystal Palace by signing a new deal with Stoke, reports the Daily Telegraph.

The Sun claims that Leeds defender PONTUS JANSSON is Southampton's preferred replacement if Virgil van Dijk leaves in the summer.

DIMITAR BERBATOV says he came close to joining Premier League strugglers Sunderland this season in the Daily Mail.


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