Football gossip: De Gea, Tierney, Higuain, Rakitic, Monchi, Llorente

Football gossip

Spain goalkeeper David de Gea, 28, is in danger of being priced out of Manchester United, despite their willingness to offer him a new £350,000-a-week deal. (Evening Standard)

Arsenal are planning a £25m summer bid for Celtic's 21-year-old Scotland left-back Kieran Tierney. (Scottish Sun)

Juventus have no intention of bringing Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain back to the club after the 31-year-old's loan at Chelsea finishes. (Il Corriere di Torino, via Sun)

Manchester United are monitoring 30-year-old Barcelona and Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic. (Mail)

Roma are resigned to losing sporting director Monchi, with Arsenal leading contenders to hire the 50-year-old Spaniard in the summer. (Evening Standard)

Tottenham's Spain striker Fernando Llorente, 34, says it would be nice to retire at former club Athletic Bilbao. (Marca - in Spanish)

Bayern Munich will sign Atletico Madrid's France defender Lucas Hernandez, 23, in the summer, paying his 80m euro release clause. (Sport Bild - in German)

Napoli have offered Mauro Icardi a 11m-euro-a-year contract, but Inter Milan prefer to sell the 26-year-old Argentina striker to Juventus. (Tuttomercatoweb - in Italian)

Watford are among the clubs interested in Boavista's 18-year-old Portuguese defender Goncalo Cardoso. (Mail)

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger's brother says Spain's Cesar Azpilicueta, 29, should be stripped of the Blues captaincy and Rudiger should replace him. (Mirror)

Southampton are preparing to make a fresh move for RB Leipzig striker Jean-Kevin Augustin. The 21-year-old France Under-21 international has also been monitored by Everton.(Mail)

Ajax and Cameroon goalkeeper Andre Onana, 22, is on Barcelona's shortlist should Netherlands international Jasper Cillessen, 29, leave the club. (El Club de la Mitjanit, via Sport)

Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen says Germany team-mate Marco Reus would have been a great signing for the La Liga giants, if the midfielder, 29, had not wished to stay at Borussia Dortmund. (DAZN, via Goal)

Former Portugal international Ricardo Quaresma's wage demands have put Toronto FC off signing the 35-year-old Besiktas winger. (ESPN)

West Brom are tracking 20-year-old Crawley Town defender David Sesay. (Sun)

Sixth-tier Bradford Park Avenue's boss Mark Bower is one of the surprise favourites for the Bradford City job. (Telegraph & Argus)

Tottenham have announced an "official supplier of toiletries". (

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