Gossip: Man Utd target Gomes to replace Casemiro


Manchester United are targeting Wolves midfielder Joao Gomes, 23, as a replacement for fellow Brazilian Casemiro, 32. (Mirror)

United, Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester City and are all keen on Real Madrid's Brazil forward Rodrygo, 23, and the Spanish giants could be persuaded to negotiate if they receive an offer of £85m-plus. (Sport - in Spanish)

The Red Devils will face competition from Real Madrid for Everton's 21-year-old centre-back Jarrad Branthwaite. (Give Me Sport)

Meanwhile, United and Brighton could explore a deal for English midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall, 25, who could leave Leicester City for a cut-price fee if the Foxes fail in their bid for promotion to the Premier League. (90min)

Spanish club Getafe's hopes of signing England forward Mason Greenwood, 22, on loan again next season could be dashed as Manchester United want a permanent deal if they decide to let him go. (Sun)

West Ham will make another approach for Manchester United's England defender Harry Maguire, 31, this summer. (Football Insider)

Maguire wants Gareth Southgate to remain as England manager - despite Manchester United considering him as a replacement for Erik ten Hag. (Express)

Seven-time Manchester United Premier League winner Roy Keane says "I could see that happening" when asked about the club being linked with England boss Gareth Southgate. (Sky Sports)

However, United manager Erik ten Hag's job is safe for the rest of the season after impressing Sir Jim Ratcliffe in the early stages of the new co-owner's time at the club. (Guardian)

Finally, defender Victor Lindelof, 29, says he is focused on his Red Devils career and has no intention of moving to the Saudi Pro League. (Fotbollskanalen - in Swedish)

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