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Thursday’s transfer rumors – Real’s plan to sell Bale and buy Salah

Fabian Ruiz, Mohamed Salah
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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.

Real have a plan to land Salah

Real Madrid is under the impression that 150 million Euros will land them Mohamed Salah.

Bale and Benzema are both struggling for form once more, and none of Madrid’s new strikers are good enough.

Los Blancos will finally offload Gareth Bale this summer and bring in a forward with a track record worthy of the white shirt. (El Desmarque, via Express)

Mourinho to battle United for Forsberg

Swedish midfielder Emil Forsberg is a transfer target for both Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur.

Jose Mourinho is preparing to beat his old side to the 28-year-old’s signature. (Express)

Conte after another Premier League veteran

Antonio Conte appears to be building an Inter Milan side, which is a who is who of Premier League veterans.

Now he has apparently earmarked Tottenham’s 32-year-old Jan Vertonghen.

The Belgium defender is currently struggling to agree on a new contract with Spurs. (Standard) 

Bayern put the feelers out for Firmino

Defending Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich has been making inquiries as the level of interest Roberto Firmino would have in leaving Liverpool. 

It remains to be seen whether the player or even his club is interested in parting company. (Echo)

Ruiz to Real Madrid

Real Madrid was impressed with Fabian Ruiz’s performance against arch-rivals Barcelona in the Champions League.

Los Blancos were already monitoring the 23-year-old Napoli midfielder.

But after his impressive show against their La Liga rivals, they are convinced to part with the necessary 70 million Euros to secure his signature. (Calciomercato – in Italian)