Football gossip: Rashford, Mkhitaryan, Hudson-Odoi, Ozil, Sterling, Hazard, Rakitic

Football gossip

Barcelona are interested in signing England and Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford. The 21-year-old's contract expires in 2020. (Mundo Deportivo - in Spanish)external-link

Barca are prepared to offer more than £100m for the England striker. (Mirror)external-link

The La Liga club sees Rashford as a long-term replacement for Luis Suarez, but United are not willing to sell him. (ESPN)external-link

Chelsea will not sell England winger Callum Hudson-Odoi, 18, even if he refuses to sign a new deal, with Bayern Munich and Manchester United preparing summer bids. (Times)external-link

Manchester United are tracking St-Etienne's French defender William Saliba, 18. (Le 10 Sport - in French)external-link

Arsenal are keen to offload Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan, 30, and Germany's Mesut Ozil, 30, as they try to reduce their huge wage bill. (Mirror)external-link

Arsenal will use money from player sales to chase Celtic's Scotland defender Kieran Tierney, 21, and Cagliari's Italy midfielder, Nicolo Barella, 22. (Metro)external-link

Former Chelsea and Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho, 56, has indentified French Ligue 1 clubs Lyon or Monaco as preferred next destinations. (L'Equipe)external-link

Real Madrid should buy Manchester City's English forward Raheem Sterling, 24, instead of Chelsea and Belgium midfielder Eden Hazard, 28, according to ex-Blackburn striker Chris Sutton. (Mail)external-link

Barcelona may decide to sell Ivan Rakitic, 30, in the summer, with Manchester United and Inter Milan monitoring the Croatian midfielder's situation. (ESPN)external-link

Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann says he is "fed up" over speculation about his future. The Frenchman, 28, has been linked with Barcelona and Manchester United. (Univision - in French)external-link

Liverpool are prepared to pay £10m to sign Norwich City's English defender Ben Godfrey, 21. (Football Insider)external-link

Middlesbrough winger Stewart Downing, 34, has been linked with a move to Rangers, but would prefer a switch to Sunderland - if they win promotion from League One - so the Englishman can stay closer to family. (Record)external-link

Back-up Liverpool left-back Alberto Moreno, 26, is set for a surprise summer move to Barcelona. The Spaniard joined Liverpool in 2014. (Liverpool Echo)external-link

Arsenal and Juventus are among the clubs interested in signing 23-year-old Benfica left-back Alejandro Grimaldo of Spain. (Calcio Mercato)external-link

Everton want to sign Lille's 19-year-old Portuguese forward Rafael Leao. (Star)external-link

Fiorentina are not interested in permanently signing 27-year-old Belgian winger Kevin Mirallas - who is on loan at the Italian club from Everton.(Corriere Fiorentino via Liverpool Echo)external-link

Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas, 37, has signed a new one-year deal with Porto and says he will end his professional career with the club. (Sky Sports)external-link

Tottenham and West Ham are interested in signing Torino midfielder Soualiho Meite, with the 20-year-old Frenchman rated at 20m euros (£17.1m). (Gazzetta dello sport, via Sport Witness)external-link

Yannick Carrasco, a transfer target for Arsenal in January, has said he would "love" to return to Europe. The 25-year-old Belgium winger is currently playing for Chinese side Dalian Yifang. (Star)external-link

Hoffenheim striker Joelinton, 22, is a target for Newcastle United, although the Brazilian would cost more than £40m. (Newcastle Chronicle)external-link

PSV Eindhoven and Feyenoord have been scouting former Arsenal midfielder Dan Crowley, 21, with a view to a summer move after an impressive campaign with Willem II in the Dutch Eredivisie. (Mail)external-link

Charlton manager Lee Bowyer says that midfielder Joe Aribo - who has been linked with Arsenal - is ready to sign a new deal with the League One club. The 22-year-old Englishman has scored 12 goals in 86 appearances for Charlton. (Metro)external-link

Barcelona will also make a summer move for Ajax and Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt, 19. (Evening Standard)external-link

Wales and Swansea winger Daniel James says he is talking to the Championship club about signing a new deal. The 21-year-old has been linked with a move to Leeds United. (Independent)external-link

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