Rumores de futebol: Cesar Azpilicueta edging closer to Barcelona move

Rumores de futebol: Cesar Azpilicueta edging closer to Barcelona move
Barcelona manager Xavi is reportedly taking a leading role in ensuring a deal is done.

What the papers say

Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta is believed to be nearing his exit from Stamford Bridge. O Correio diário, citing a report from Spanish publication El Nacional, says the 32-year-old is in advanced talks with Barcelona with manager Xavi reportedly taking a leading role in ensuring a deal is done.

Staying with Barcelona, a Daily Express, através da Mundo Deportivo, diz Manchester United have joined Newcastle in the race for Ousmane Dembele. The 24-year-old winger is out of contract at the end of the season, with the Red Devils believed to be among a number of clubs to make the France international an offer.

Stoke City’s Tyrese Campbell is on Eddie Howe’s radar (Steven Paston / PA)

Newcastle boss Eddie Howe has marked Stoke striker Tyrese Campbell as the first signing of the new era at St James’ Park. O sol relata o Magpies have £20m set aside to entice the 21-year-old to Tyneside once the transfer window opens.

Newcastle’s spending plans do not stop there however, com o Espelho diário reporting the club is willing to double the salaries of Burnley defenders Ben Mee e James Tarkowski in a bid to get them to quit the Clarets.

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Players to watch

Manchester United are keeping an eye on Frenkie de Jong (Mike Egerton / PA)

Frenkie de Jong: The Daily Star, via El Nacional, reports new Manchester United boss Ralf Rangnick is eyeing a move for the Barcelona midfielder.

Folarin Balogun: Arsenal look set to agree to a January loan exit for the 20-year-old forward, according to the Daily Express.

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