Football Gossip: Gareth Bale,Benjamin Mendy, Arda Turan,Victor Lindelof,Steve Mounie,Pedro Obiang,Wojciech Szczesny,Henry Onyekuru

Manchester United are ready to spend more than £100m to sign Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale, 27. (Manchester Evening News)
Manchester City have had an initial offer for defender Benjamin Mendy, 22, rejected by Monaco. (Sunday Telegraph)
Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan, 30, has agreed a move to Arsenal, but the Gunners are yet to agree a transfer fee for the Turkey international. (El Desmarque, via Metro)
Everton are keen on 25-year-old West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang. (Sunday Mirror)
Manchester United will announce the signing of Benfica and Sweden defender Victor Lindelof, 22, for £30m next week. (Correio de Manha, via Sunday Express)
Watford are considering a move for 22-year-old Montpellier forward Steve Mounie, who is also a target for West Brom. (Mail on Sunday)
Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny, 27, who spent last season on loan at Roma, will not discuss moving to Juventus until he has talked to Arsene Wenger about his future at Arsenal. (Przeglad Sportowy, via Independent)
Sevilla want to sign Manchester City forward Nolito, 30, on loan with an option to buy. (Mail on Sunday)
Tottenham striker Vincent Janssen, 22, is “keeping all options open” before the summer transfer window. (De Telegraaf, via London Evening Standard)
KAS Eupen striker Henry Onyekuru, 19, says Arsenal have made an offer to sign him. (Nigeria FF, via Sunday Mirror)
Liverpool remain relaxed about midfielder Emre Can’s contract, despite the 23-year-old entering the final year of his deal. (Liverpool Echo)
Former Leeds United and Swansea City manager Garry Monk is now favourite to take over at Hull City rather than Crystal Palace. (Croydon Advertiser)
Malaga striker Sandro Ramirez, a 21-year-old who is a target for Everton, says he is in “no rush” to decide his future. (AS, via Liverpool Echo)
Former Middlesbrough striker Fabrizio Ravanelli wants to become the club’s next manager and has asked chairman Steve Gibson to call him. (Sunday Mirror)
Lazio winger Keita Balde, 22, will turn down a move to Liverpool in favour of signing for Juventus. (Sunday Express)
And finally
Rangers goalkeeper Wes Foderingham was mistaken for France left-back Gael Clichy on a plane, so played along and told the inquisitive passenger he was on his way to sign for the Scottish club. (Mail on Sunday)
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has spent more than £100,000 of his own money in a bid to find the next non-league star. (Sunday Telegraph)
Source: Basanya ‘Tunde
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