Transfer rumours: Guardiola, Alderweireld, Koulibaly, Weah, Pochettino

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Barcelona presidential frontrunner Victor Font wants to bring Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola back to the club. Guardiola is into the final year of his contract at Etihad Stadium. (Sky Sports)external-link

Manchester United are willing to double the wages of 26-year-old Turkey midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu, who is out of contract at AC Milan in the summer. (Todofichajes - in Spanish)external-link

Tottenham's 31-year-old Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld could leave when his contract expires in 2023, says his father. (Teamtalk)external-link

Liverpool are still interested in Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly and will make another bid for the Senegal international, 29, in January. (Calciomercato - in Italian)external-link

Manchester United and Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero's proposed move to Inter Miami has fallen through. The 33-year-old will stay at United until January at least. (Mail)external-link

England manager Gareth Southgate is ready to recall Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden, 20, after he was dropped for breaking coronavirus regulations in Iceland, but Manchester United forward Mason Greenwood, 19, may be left out. (Mirror)external-link

West Ham forward Michail Antonio's hamstring injury is worse than feared and the 30-year-old will be sidelined for at least a month. (Talksport) external-link

Lille and United States forward Timothy Weah, 20, could join Saint-Etienne on loan. (L'Equipe - in French)external-link

Former Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen believes former manager Mauricio Pochettino is looking at a role back in the Premier League, potentially with Manchester United. (Star)external-link

Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi, 21, says team-mates Mesut Ozil and Bernd Leno encouraged him to go on loan to Hertha Berlin. (Kicker via Goal) external-link

Liverpool midfielder Fabinho's hamstring injury is not as serious as first thought. The Brazil international, 27, will miss at least three matches. (Mirror)external-link

Juventus will stick with manager Andre Pirlo, despite criticism in the Italian media of the club's start to the season. (Mail)external-link

Everton forward Theo Walcott says he is keen to work more with Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl on a more permanent basis. The 31-year-old former England international is on a season-long loan at Saints. (Liverpool Echo)external-link

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs says they could go up to 20 years without winning the Premier League title again. (Metro)external-link

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard says he never doubted that American winger Christian Pulisic, 22, would thrive in the Premier League. (ESPN)external-link

Netherlands midfielder Donny van de Beek could become Manchester United's version of Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller, says former midfielder Owen Hargreaves. (BT Sport via Independent)external-link

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