What do the newspapers say?
Cristiano Ronaldo He is set to travel to England to tell Manchester United he wants to leave “immediately”, The Sun reports. The Portuguese star, 37, is ready to hold ‘showdown’ talks with the Red Devils after he missed the club’s pre-season tour to Thailand and Australia due to ‘family reasons’.
Meanwhile, the Guardian wrote Chelsea’s move to the Sevilla centre-back Jules Conde In “risk of collapse”. The newspaper says Barcelona are refusing to end their pursuit of the 23-year-old defender and are “increasingly optimistic” they can make it to the France international.
In more Blues news, Metro reports via FootMercato that the club has offered the Germany national team striker Timo WernerThe 26-year-old took on RB Leipzig to beat PSG by signing the France defender Nordy Mukele24 years from the Bundesliga club.
West Ham have reportedly agreed to personal terms with the Sassuolo striker Gianluca Scamaca. According to the Guardian, the 23-year-old is set to get a medical to complete a £35.5m move.
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Marcos AlonsoSpanish newspaper Sport reported that Chelsea prevented Barcelona from buying the 31-year-old defender from them due to the Spanish team’s move to Conde.
Charles de KettleriItalian website Calciomercato says Milan are considering increasing their offer for 21-year-old attacking midfielder Club Brugge, who has been linked with Leeds, in order to fast-track the deal.