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Transfer news and football gossip: Beckham eyes Man City duo for Inter Miami, Manchester United make Fernandes breakthrough, Grealish makes decision on future

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Wednesday’s papers and online…

Inter Miami owner David Beckham is lining up an ambitious double swoop for Manchester City veterans Sergio Aguero and David Silva. Beckham is hoping to lure the pair to his MLS franchise for the club’s debut season. Silva, 34, has already confirmed this will be his final season at the Etihad after ten years at the club. (The Sun)

Manchester United have made a breakthrough in talks with Sporting Lisbon over the £55million transfer of Bruno Fernandes. The 25-year-old could join the Red Devils this week. Carlos Carvalhal, the former Sporting manager, has compared the midfielder to Frank Lampard and says he is the best player in Portugal ‘by miles’. – (FULL STORY)

Jack Grealish won’t be going anywhere this month. The Aston Villa talisman has assured the club he is fully focused on their survival bid, despite reported interest from Manchester United. (Mirror)

Grealish has been superb this season
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Paddy Power has suspended bets on Gareth Bale returning to Tottenham after a flurry of wagers were placed, resulting in odds being slashed from 3/1 to 8/15 on Tuesday morning. Nonetheless, Bale’s agent Jonathan Barnett has insisted the Welshman isn’t going anywhere this month, despite his turbulent relationship with Real Madrid. (Mail)

Newcastle are considering a loan move for out-of-favour Tottenham full-back Danny Rose. Reports emerged on Monday night suggesting Rose and Jose Mourinho had an altercation after Rose was left of the Spurs squad for Saturday’s stalemate at Watford. Asked if he had a problem with his left-back, Mourinho said: “No. Between me and Danny, no.” (Telegraph)

Barcelona are on the lookout for a new striker this month to cover for the injured Luis Suarez. Reports claim the club want Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, but it would cost the 30-year-old a £15.15m loyalty bonus to leave the Gunners before his contract expires in 2021. (Star)

Chelsea have made a loan bid to sign Edinson Cavani, the Uruguay forward who wants to leave PSG this month. Frank Lampard has refused to play down rumours of interest in Cavani, 32, though he said earlier this week loan signings are more likely than permanent deals for the Blues this month. And The Times claim a bid has been presented to PSG with Chelsea hoping to sign Cavani on a temporary basis until the end of the season, when he will then become a free agent. – (FULL STORY)

Marcelo Bielsa has identified Britt Assombalonga as the signing to get Leeds’ promotion push back on track as the Whites hunt for a new striker. Losing Eddie Nketiah earlier this month when Arsenal recalled him means Patrick Bamford is the only senior centre-forward in Leeds‘ squad. The Mirror say Leeds want to get a new forward in before next Tuesday’s visit of Millwall, and Assombalonga is a top target. – (FULL STORY)



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