Football gossip: Wilshere, Yarmolenko, Fekir, Willian, Hazard

Football gossip

West Ham have made a £17.5m bid for Borussia Dortmund's Ukraine forward Andriy Yarmolenko, 28, who joined the German club last year for £23m. (Sky Sports) external-link

The Hammers are also set to finalise their move for 26-year-old England midfielder Jack Wilshere, who is a free agent after leaving Arsenal, on Monday. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas still thinks France midfielder Nabil Fekir will line up for the club next season after the 24-year-old's move to Liverpool fell through. (Goal)external-link

Manchester United are confident of signing 29-year-old Chelsea forward Willian now Brazil are out of the World Cup. (Sun on Sunday)external-link

However, Barcelona's Argentina forward Lionel Messi is keen to link up with Willian at the Nou Camp. (Manchester Evening News)external-link

Liverpool have held talks with Aston Villa over midfielder Jack Grealish but Tottenham remain favourites to sign the 22-year-old Englishman. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

United States defender Erik Palmer-Brown, 21, has gone on loan from Manchester City to Eredivisie side NAC Breda for the new season. (ESPN)external-link

Defender Kieran Tierney, 21, is set to remain at Celtic with Everton deciding against meeting the £25m asking price for the Scotland international. (Scottish Sun)external-link

Manchester United are ready to bid £40m for PSV Eindhoven's 22-year-old Mexico striker Hirving Lozano. (Tuttomercatoweb)external-link

United are still monitoring 17-year-old Molde striker Erling Haaland, the son of Norway's former Manchester City and Leeds United midfielder Alf-Inge Haaland. (Mail on Sunday) external-link

Blues forward Eden Hazard's younger brother Kylian has moved a step closer to leaving Stamford Bridge after the 22-year-old Belgian midfielder joined Dutch side VVV Venlo on trial. (Goal)external-link

Lyon have told Chelsea that midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, 21, will not be sold this summer as the Blues seek a potential replacement for 27-year-old fellow Frenchman N'Golo Kante, who is Paris St-Germain's prime target this summer. (Sunday Express)external-link

Rangers will have first refusal on any youngsters being sent out on loan by Liverpool after a deal put together by the respective managers Steven Gerrard and Jurgen Klopp. (Sun on Sunday)external-link

Manchester United are targeting Barcelona's 16-year-old Spanish midfielder Nico Gonzalez, who has yet to agree a new contract with the La Liga champions. (Sport)external-link

Sunday Express
After England's win over Sweden, goalscorer Harry Maguire features on Sunday's newspaper back pages, including the Sunday Express

Top Stories

Elsewhere on the BBC