The Rumour Mill
Speculation, conjecture, whisperings, half-truths and outright nonsense. Disclaimer
Real Madrid are apparently making Mateo Kovačić available for transfer, either on loan or in a permanent deal for around £30m.
The Blues have made a firm offer of €8m for Kamil Grosicki according to a report in France but his club Rennes are likely to hold out for closer to €10m.
Manchester City are offering Wilfried Bony plus £20m in a part-exchange deal for John Stones according to a report.
Representatives from Everton will meet the agent of goalkeeper Steve Mandanda today according to a source in France.
Everton continue to be linked with a move for French international midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin and De Telegraaf in the Netherlands report that he would he would consider linking up with his former manager at Goodison Park.
Ronald Koeman could make a £1m move for Fulham goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg with whom he worked at Southampton last season.
Everton made a bid of around £6m for FC Sion's Leo Lacroix, according to a report in Italy.
Everton have pushed up their asking price for the Belgian as they plan to offer him £100,000 a week to stay at Goodison Park.
Pep Guardiola's reputed desire to add the young defender to his new team will prompt a formal offer for John Stones according to The Telegraph.
Everton have made "a substantial offer" for Kamil Grosicki according to a report in France.
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