Transfer rumours: Chelsea ready for double swoop as Man United near Zlatan deal
Chelsea could be set for some big transfer activity according to the national papers this morning.
The Daily Mail reports Chelsea want to sign Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel, while the Daily Mirror believes they want to capture Spain striker Alvaro Morata.
Barcelona could target Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin, 21, after letting Dani Alves join Juventus, according to the London Evening Standard.
Crystal Palace’s arrival as big-hitters in the transfer market could be sealed with a £31.6m deal with Marseille for 22-year-old Belgium striker Michy Batshuayi, reports the Guardian
Manchester City are set to beat cross city rivals Manchester United and Benfica to sign winger Marlos Moreno, 19, from Colombian side Atletic Nacional for £8m. (Daily Mail)
Premier League new-boys Hull are considering making a move for Augsburg’s Paraguay striker Raul Bobadilla, according to the Daily Mirror.
Champions Leicester City are in negotiations to sign Nice midfielder Nampalys Mendy, 24, for a club-record £13m, the Leicester Mercury claims.
Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 34, will undergo a medical with Manchester United next week before signing a one-year deal. (Sky Sports)