Football gossip: Bale, Pogba, Kane, Hazard, Chilwell, Lewandowski

Football gossip

Real Madrid will look to sell Wales forward Gareth Bale, 29, this summer. (AS in Spanish)

Tottenham's players fear striker Harry Kane, 25, could leave if the club doesn't break its trophy drought. (Telegraph)

Paul Pogba's Manchester United future hinges on the club qualifying for the Champions League with the 25-year-old still open to a return to Juventus. (Tuttosport in Italian)

But the France midfielder is also being tipped to take over as United's captain with Antonio Valencia set to leave the club in the summer. (Sun)

Manchester City remain keen to sign Leicester defender Ben Chilwell, 22, but are also watching Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt, 19, and 21-year-old Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic. (Mail)

However, Chilwell has calmed talk of a possible summer move to the Etihad with the England international saying nobody wants to leave Leicester now that Brendan Rodgers has become manager. (Goal)

Chelsea are in contract talks with Belgium forward Eden Hazard, 28, amid interest from Real Madrid. (Le10Sport in French)

Argentine goalkeeper Willy Caballero, 37, is in line to earn a new contract at Chelsea - but only if the club can fill their homegrown quota. (Telegraph)

Manchester United are in pole position to sign Brazil left-back Alex Sandro, 28, this summer if he decides to leave Juventus. (Tuttosport - in Italian)

Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal, 33, and Liverpool left-back Alberto Moreno, 26 - both Spain internationals - are targets for Barcelona. (Sport - in Spanish)

South Korea forward Son Heung-min, 26, has revealed he almost quit Tottenham after his first season in England because he "didn't feel comfortable". (Standard)

The FA is looking at Neil Warnock's dealings at Cardiff after his son James was used in contract negotiations. (Sun)

Newcastle midfielder Isaac Hayden has revealed he wants to leave the club so he can be closer to his fiancee and young daughter. The 23-year-old says his family have gone through a "traumatic" time in having a child. (Times - via Newcastle Chronicle)

Winger Jason Puncheon is unlikely to feature for Huddersfield again after the 32-year-old, who is on loan from Crystal Palace, was involved in a row with manager Jan Siewert. (Mail)

Inter Milan are prepared to target Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, 30, this summer. (Onet in Polish)

Arsenal are preparing a £4m bid for 17-year-old Brazilian youngster Gabriel Martinelli who plays with Sao Paulo state Championship side Ituano. (Goal via Mirror)

The Gunners are also among the clubs interested in signing Ajax and Argentina left-back Nicolas Tagliafico, 26, this summer. (ESPN)

Chelsea's Nigerian full-back Ola Aina, 22, is set to complete an £8.7m move to Torino after an impressive loan spell with the Serie A outfit. (Goal)

Manager Roy Hodgson says defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka, 22, is fully focused on Crystal Palace despite links to Manchester United. (Express)

Midfielder Denis Suarez, 25, may choose not to make his loan move to Arsenal permanent if he continues to be a substitute, says the club's former defender Lee Dixon. (Evening Standard)

Southampton defender Wesley Hoedt, 24, says he wants to stay with Spanish club Celta Vigo when his loan spell ends at the end of the season. (Read Southampton)

Pop star and Ipswich Town fan Ed Sheeran is having a football pitch installed in his Suffolk home so he can have a kickabout with his friends. (Sun)

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