Transfer news and football gossip: Man United to replace De Gea with Pickford, Chelsea make contact with Robert Lewandowski, Tottenham target Wan-Bissaka


Transfer news and football gossip: Man United to replace De Gea with Pickford, Chelsea make contact with Robert Lewandowski, Tottenham target Wan-Bissaka

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

Manchester United have identified England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford as a possible replacement for David de Gea. The Everton glovesman is on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s shortlist along with Atletico Madrid star Jan Oblak. (Express)

De Gea is among a group of Manchester United’s key players who are looking to leave Old Trafford this summer. The goalkeeper is joined by Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku, Ander Herrera and Juan Mata as those considering their futures. (The Times)

Chelsea have made contact with Robert Lewandowski’s representatives over a potential deal for the Bayern Munich forward. Lewandowski, who has scored 186 goals in 234 matches for the German side, could cost up to £70million. (Mirror)

Lewandowski is widely regarded as one of the best strikers in world football

Tottenham are considering a potential summer swoop for Aaron Wan-Bissaka, the Crystal Palace full-back, with Kieran Trippier likely to be sold. (Express)

Manchester United have been scouting Paris Saint-Germain right-back Thomas Meunier all season ahead of a move for the Belgium international this summer. (Sun)

Maurizio Sarri, the Chelsea manager, wants to keep Olivier Giroud at Stamford Bridge despite the forward’s contract expiring at the end of the season. (Star)

Giroud has proven his worth to Chelsea this season

Fulham wonderkid Ryan Sessegnon could stay with the west London club next season, despite their relegation to the Championship. The 18-year-old will then leave for Borussia Dortmund on a free transfer when his contract ends in 2020. (Sun)

Liverpool are targeting Memphis Depay, the former Manchester United winger, as a summer signing should Sadio Mane leave Anfield. Mane has been linked with a big-money move to Real Madrid. (Mail)