Sports Transfer Market Daily Update: Tuesday, 17th July 2017

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    Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, 26, could still become a £60m Liverpool player this summer, after insisting he will only move to Anfield. (Sun)


    Arsenal are also considering a £45m bid for the Dutchman. (Express)

    See more transfer news below:

    - Chelsea striker Diego Costa, 28, has been pictured in an Atletico Madrid shirt. And, having been told by Blues boss Antonio Conte that he is not in his plans, Costa told team-mate Cesc Fabregas during a live Instagram broadcast to 'give Conte a hug'. (Mail)

    - Manager Arsene Wenger thinks Arsenal can convince 28-year-old Chile forward Alexis Sanchez, who has one year left on his contract, to stay. (Mirror)

    - Wenger will turn to Celtic forward Moussa Dembele, 20, if Sanchez leaves. (Star)

    - Wenger has given up on a world record move for Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe, 18, and is instead solely focused on signing the Ligue 1 club's 21-year-old winger Thomas Lemar, 21. (Telegraph)

    - Lemar has demanded Monaco sell him to Arsenal. (Sun)

    - Borussia Dortmund will only wait "a few more days" on any offers for Gabon forward and Chelsea target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 28. (Mail)

    - Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge rejected a deadline-day swtich to Chinese club Beijing Guoan. (Sunday People)

    - Juventus has swatted away an aggressive attempt by Chelsea to sign striker Gonzalo Higuain. (Tuttosport)

    - Manchester United are demanding that Real Madrid include Toni Kroos in any deal for David de Gea. (Daily Mirror)

    - Real Madrid right-back Danilo wants to move to Chelsea to link up with manager Antonio Conte. (Daily Star)

    - Ivan Perisic has left Inter's training camp amid strong transfer links with Manchester United (

    - AC Milan are interested in signing Luka Modric, but could face a fight to persuade the Real Madrid midfielder to move to the San Siro. (

    - Barcelona are ready to increase their bid for Paulinho to €30 million as they prepare to hold further talks with Guangzhou Evergrande over the midfielder. (Mundo Deportivo)

    - Roma defender Kostas Manolas is the leading name on Juventus’ short-list of options to replace Leonardo Bonucci. (Tuttosport)

    - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has given the green light for Chris Smalling to

    - Chelsea want to sign Manchester City's Argentine striker Sergio Aguero, 29. (Star)

    - The Stamford Bridge club have offered Atletico Madrid's Belgian winger Yannick Carrasco, 23, a five-year contract. (Don Balon, via Express)

    - Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho wants German midfielder Toni Kroos, 27, in any deal that takes 26-year-old Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea to Real Madrid. (Sun)

    - Tottenham Hotspur are preparing another push to sign Everton midfielder Ross Barkley. The two clubs have been unable to agree a fee so far this summer but Everton are happy to sell the 23-year-old. (Independent)

    - Loic Remy, 30, is set to leave Chelsea this summer, with Everton and Southampton interested in the French striker. (Metro)

    - Fulham are looking to complete a £5m deal to take Bordeaux striker Diego Rolan, 24, to Craven Cottage. (GetWestLondon)


    - Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho will continue to live in a hotel again next season, but now opts to have food delivered to him rather than go out for dinner. (Mirror)