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Friday’s transfer rumors – Barca start Soyuncu chase

David Silva of Manchester City, Caglar Soyuncu of Leicester City, Diogo Dalot of Manchester United
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All the transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1 and much more.

Lazio leading Silva chase.

Lazio are growing ‘increasingly confident’ of securing Manchester City’s David Silva on a free transfer. Initially, there had been some problems regarding negotiations between the Italian side and the player, but they are now developing positively.

After 11 seasons at the club, Silva will quit Man City when their Champions League campaign ends. [Sky Sports]

Barca to make move for Soyuncu.

FC Barcelona are preparing to launch a bid for Leicester City’s Caglar Soyuncu. The club are set to offer €40 million for the Turkish center-back, who was one of the best defenders in the 2019/20 Premier League season.

The Catalans are eager to land a central defender this summer, with Manchester City’s Eric Garcia also on their wishlist. [NTV Spor]

Everton looking at Dalot.

Manchester United’s Diogo Dalot is a subject of transfer interest for Everton. Carlo Ancelotti wants to bolster his defense this summer and has named the Portuguese right-back as one of his targets. The club are hoping that an offer of just around €11 million (£10m) would be enough to land him.

Having found himself behind Aaron Wan-Bissaka in the pecking order, Dalot has barely featured for United. [Mirror]

Spurs closing in on Hojbjerg deal.

Tottenham are near to finalizing the signing of Southampton’s Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg. The Denmark international will sign for Spurs on a five-year deal in a transfer worth €21 million (£19m). The move could be completed as soon as next week. [The Athletic]