Friday's Paper Talk: Football transfer news, rumours and gossip including Juventus chasing Chelsea's Willian

Paper Talk has all the latest football gossip and transfer rumours

Today's papers claim Manchester United want PSG boss Thomas Tuchel as their new manager while Juventus target Chelsea's Willian.


  • Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho is plotting a deal for Arsenal target Ben Godfrey in the summer transfer window.
  • Juventus are ready to make a move for Chelsea winger Willian in the summer transfer window.


  • The dreadful state of Old Trafford is an impediment to anyone buying Manchester United from the Glazer family.
  • English football's post-Brexit transfer regulations are forcing Premier League clubs to fast-track moves for Europe's best teenagers this summer.
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  • Premier League footballers are being forced to fork out thousands for private security to protect themselves in Dubai amid growing fears they will be targeted by thugs.
  • The Italian Football Federation has notified FIFA of its 'willingness to experiment' with a VAR challenge process.


  • Chelsea are reportedly set to hold transfer talks with Sassuolo over re-signing former player Jeremie Boga.
  • Arsenal are closing in on a £5m move for Le Havre midfielder Pape Gueye, according to reports.
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  • Manchester United chiefs are reportedly taking a close look at Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel as they consider their managerial options.
  • Chelsea are preparing to let go of four first team players ahead of the arrival of Hakim Ziyech from Ajax in the summer - Olivier Giroud, Pedro, Willian and Michy Batshuayi.
  • Arsenal will have to be creative in the next transfer window as they will not have much cash to spend.
  • The Egypt Olympic coach has climbed down after initially claiming that Mohamed Salah would feature at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
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  • Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea have joined Sheffield United in the chase for Manchester United's highly-rated young goalkeeper, Dean Henderson.
  • Arsenal have risked Bukayo Saka running down his contract, with no breakthrough on extending his contract at the Emirates Stadium.
  • Chelsea Women have become the first football club in the world to tailor their training programme around players' menstrual cycles in an attempt to enhance performance and cut down on injuries.

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