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Manchester United are one of a number of clubs chasing Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri.
The in-demand Seri joined Nice from Portuguese side Pacos de Ferreira in 2015 and is believed to have a release clause of around £33m in his contract, which expires at the end of next season.
United's interest comes as they begin to plan for next season. They will be without Michael Carrick, who is retiring, while doubts remain over the future of Marouane Fellaini, who has six months to run on his deal.
Arsenal have increased their offer for Borussia Dortmund and Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 28, from £48.3m to £50.9m.
German football expert Raphael Honigstein believes Arsenal's pursuit of Aubameyang rests on the German club being able to take the Gunners' 31-year-old striker Olivier Giroud on loan for the rest of the season.
Arsenal are also keen to sign West Brom central defender Jonny Evans. The 30-year-old Northern Ireland international is refusing to sign a new deal at The Hawthorns.
Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is among the candidates to be the next Australia boss.
Atletico Madrid and Argentina attacker Nicolas Gaitan, 29, will be offered £120,000 a week to join Swansea.
Manchester City are considering approaches for France centre-back Aymeric Laporte, 23, of Athletic Bilbao, and Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian midfielder Fred, 24.
Raheem Sterling will become the latest Manchester City player to be given a new long-term deal. The 23-year-old's England forward's new contract will be worth almost £275,000 a week.
Real Madrid are again keen to sign Manchester United and Spain goalkeeper David de Gea, 27. The Spanish club are also reportedly interested in Chelsea's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, 25.
Liverpool have entered talks to sign Gremio forward Luan, 24. The Brazil international has a £16m release clause in his contract.
West Ham striker Javier Hernandez has demanded a move, but Hammers boss David Moyes is likely to block the 29-year-old Mexican's exit.
West Ham will hold further talks with Inter Milan midfielder Joao Mario, with Inter wanting to sell the 25-year-old Portugal international.
West Brom are interested in signing former Chelsea forward Andre Schurrle, 27, on loan. Borussia Dortmund are willing to cover part of the Germany international's £140,000-a-week wages.
Newcastle are ready to break their transfer record to sign Algeria striker Islam Slimani, 29, from Leicester.
Brighton have made a bid for Newcastle's Serbian striker Aleksandar Mitrovic. The 23-year-old has not started a Premier League game this season.
Newcastle have rejected a bid for Mitrovic from Brighton.
West Brom are interested in Bournemouth and DR Congo striker Benik Afobe, 24.
Former Brazil striker Ronaldo, 41, is considering buying a second-tier team in England or Spain.
Former Leeds United player Ross McCormack could return to Elland Road. The 31-year-old Scottish striker is one of two Aston Villa players they are interested in.English defender Tommy Elphick, 30, is the other.