Coutinho and Dybala to Barca

14:45: Latest football transfer news : Barcelona are said to want to sign Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho and Juventus ace Paulo Dybala for a combined £216m.

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TuttoMercatoWeb journalist Enzio Bucchioni claims Barcelona will use the £200m from Neymar’s sale to PSG to bring Coutinho to the Nou Camp.

He said: “With €222m (£200m) in hand, to be spent, Barcelona are knocking on multiple doors and talking with more players.

"Liverpool are set to [lose] Coutinho. The deal with the player is there.

"The English have said no to €100m (£90m), but the offer will rise soon [to] around €120m (£108m). Still [they] cannot say no.

"But Coutinho cannot be enough, the other great goal is [Paulo] Dybala. No secret, [the] Argentinean has always been liked. Barcelona prepares a bid of €120m (£108m)."


 Happy Hazard

13:50: Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has dismissed speculation surrounding the future of Eden Hazard.

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Real Madrid have been heavily linked with a move for the Belgium playmaker, but Conte has reiterated that Hazard is happy in West London.

He told reporters: "Eden is very happy to stay with us."

Mavididi close to Preston deal

13:30: Arsenal youngster Stephy Mavididi is on the verge of joining Preston.

The 19-year-old spent six months with Charlton, but only made five appearances before sustaining a serious hamstring injury.

News Shopper claim Arsenal prevented League One Charlton from re-signing Mavididi, who will play in the Championship next season.


Zidane wants Eden over Mbappe

13:17: Zinedine Zidane would prefer to sign Eden Hazard ahead of Kylian Mbappe this summer.

The Champions League winners have been  heavily backed to sign Mbappe, who's also attracted the attentions of rivals Barcelona.

But Spanish publication Don Balon claim the Real boss wants Chelsea's Hazard.

Zidane is also thought to be growing tired of delays in the club's attempts to sign Mbappe.

Done Deal: Villa sign Onomah

13:15: Tottenham's highly-regarded England Under-21 midfielder Josh Onomah has joined Aston Villa on a season-long loan.

Onomah has played for every England age group from Under-16 upwards and was a member of the squad that won the Under-20 World Cup recently.

He played 12 times for Spurs last season, including a Champions League appearance as a substitute against Bayer Leverkusen.