Football gossip: Modric, Hazard, Malcom, Pogba, Dyche, Vlasic, Grealish, Neymar

Football gossip

Luka Modric has decided to stay at Real Madrid. The 29-year-old Croatia midfielder had been linked with a move to Inter Milan. (AS - in Spanish)

Modric will sign a new contract bringing his wage level with club captain Sergio Ramos. (Marca)

Manchester United's 25-year-old French midfielder Paul Pogba wants to stay at the club and prove himself. (RMC Sport - in French)

Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, 23, is disappointed not to be in new manager Maurizio Sarri's plans and is set to to loaned out to Italian side AC Milan.(Mirror)

Wolves have set themselves the target of winning the Premier League in seven years. (Times - subscription required)

Fulham's new 24-year-old full-back Joe Bryan changed his mind on a move to Aston Villa while travelling to the club's training ground after passing a medical. (Bristol Post)

The agent of Barcelona attacking midfielder Malcom says the 21-year-old Brazilian rejected a move to Roma out of "revenge" for how he feels they treated him and his client. (TuttoMercatoWeb- in Italian)

Aston Villa's 22-year-old midfielder Jack Grealish will be given a new contract with a £30m buyout clause. (Sun)

Former Manchester City midfielder Stephen Ireland, 31, is thinking over a free transfer move to Germany having left Stoke City at the end of last season. (Mail)

Bordeaux, Rennes, Saint-Etienne and Girona are all interested in signing Manchester City's 21-year-old English winger Patrick Roberts on loan. (Sun)

Everton's 20-year-old Croatia midfielder Nikola Vlasic is set to join CSKA Moscow on loan. (Sport24 - in Russian)

Everton manager Marco Silva has told striker Ademola Lookman, 20, to stay at the club and fight for his place. (Telegraph)

Manchester United have been criticised for a "grotesque" failure to pay all its workers the living wage, despite promising to do so. (Telegraph)

Paris St-Germain rejected an approach by Manchester United for their France international striker Kylian Mbappe, 19. (Mirror)

PSG are interested in signing Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele and reuniting him with boss Thomas Tuchel, who managed the 21-year-old at Borussia Dortmund. (Mail)

Brazilian broadcasters are delaying committing to a rights deal for the French Ligue 1 over perceived uncertainty over Neymar's future at PSG. (UOL - in Portuguese)

Cardiff boss Neil Warnock says the club are not "throwing money away" in the transfer market so "if things don't go right it's not going to bankrupt the club in 12 months". (Guardian)

A supporter of Argentine side Atletico Tucuman watched his side's 2-0 Copa Libertadores victory over Atletico Nacional while connected to a drip after discharging himself from hospital. (Ole - in Spanish)

Guardian sport section on Saturday
Guardian sport section on Saturday

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