Football gossip: Sanchez, Neymar, Vinicius Jr, Bony, Matic, Monreal

Football gossip

Manchester United may wait for the results of scans on French forward Anthony Martial, 23, before allowing the loan move of Chile international Alexis Sanchez, 30, to Inter Milan. (Guardian)external-link

Paris St-Germain have told Real Madrid they will only consider selling Brazil international forward Neymar, 27, if the Spanish club's 19-year-old Brazilian striker Vinicius Jr is part of a permanent deal. (AS)external-link

Barcelona directors met on Monday to discuss a bid for their former playmaker Neymar. (Marca)external-link

Inter Milan may turn to former Manchester City forward Wilfried Bony, the 30-year-old Ivory Coast international currently without a club having been released by Swansea in the summer. (

Serbia international Nemanja Matic, 31, has demanded talks with Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after losing his first-team place at Old Trafford. (Mirror)external-link

Arsenal are prepared to allow Spain international Nacho Monreal to join Real Sociedad this week if the 33-year-old defender asks to leave. (Sun)external-link

Javi Gracia is fighting to save his job as Watford manager after beginning the Premier League season with three defeats. (Telegraph)external-link

Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham is in line for a new contract that could more than double the 21-year-old England forward's £50,000-a-week wages. (Telegraph)external-link

Christian Eriksen's representatives will not consider Tottenham's £200,000-per-week contract offer and the 27-year-old Denmark international, whose current deal expires next summer, is holding out for a move to Spain. (Mirror)external-link

Eriksen is all-but resigned to staying at Tottenham in the short-term, with his dream of joining Real Madrid or Barcelona this summer failing to materialise. (Mail)external-link

Inter Milan and Juventus officials have made first contact over a potential swap deal involving their Argentine forwards Mauro Icardi, 26, and Paulo Dybala, 25. (Gazzetta dello Sport - in Italianexternal-link)

Celta Vigo's Danish winger Pione Sisto, 24, is on the verge of joining Torino after a move to Aston Villa broke down. (Marca - in Spanish)external-link

Italian giants Sampdoria want to sign Swansea's Ghana international winger Andre Ayew, 29, on loan before the European transfer window closes. (Star)external-link

Manchester United's English defender Luke Shaw, 24, is facing up to a month out with a hamstring injury. (Talksport)external-link

Sunderland could make a second bid for Sheffield Wednesday's Welsh defender Morgan Fox, 25. (Newcastle Chronicle)external-link

Liverpool's 18-year-old English striker Bobby Duncan, subject of recent bids from Fiorentina and FC Nordsjaelland, was left out of Monday's Premier League 2 match against Southampton. (Liverpool Echo)external-link

Jurgen Klopp believes his "all or nothing" style of management increases the possibility of him taking a sabbatical when his Liverpool tenure ends in 2022. (Times)external-link

Kevin De Bruyne has backed former Manchester City team-mate Vincent Kompany to silence the critics and make a success of his new role as player-boss at Anderlecht, having taken only two points from the first four games of the season. (Manchester Evening News)external-link

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