Transfer Gossip: May 18, 2014
Manchester United and Manchester City are in the race to sign Arsenal right-back Bacary Sagna. The France defender, 31, is leaving the Gunners on a free transfer and Louis van Gaal wants him to replace Rafael.
Source: Sunday Express
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is looking to sign Toulouse’s 21-year-old full-back Serge Aurier as a replacement for Sagna.
Source: Sunday Mirror
Swansea’s Ivory Coast striker Wilfried Bony, 25, who scored 16 league goals this season, is also wanted by Arsenal.
Source: Sunday People
However Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has entered the £20m race to sign Bony.
Chelsea have targeted Manchester United defender Phil Jones, 22, as a summer buy.
Liverpool are set to offer £18m for Barcelona’s Chile forward Alexis Sanchez, 25.