Friday afternoon Transfer News roundup for Chelsea and other European clubs as the Blues interest in Romelu Lukaku, Jules Kounde and more.
￼Aston Villa set to offer Jack Grealish new deal
Aston Villa are set to open talks with England midfielder Jack Grealish, 25, next week and are willing to offer him a new deal to fend off interest from Manchester City.
However, Manchester City have begun negotiations with Aston Villa for the midfielder.
Mino Raiola offered Paul Pogba to Liverpool
Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola has offered the Manchester United and France midfielder to Liverpool.
West Ham preparing a £20m bid for Zouma
West Ham are preparing a £20m bid for Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma, 26, who is said to prefer a move to West Ham rather than a move to Sevilla.
Sevilla want more than £80m if they are to sell Jules Kounde this summer.
Manchester City to hand Ederson a three-year contract extension
Manchester City’s Brazil goalkeeper Ederson Moraes is set to be handed a three-year contract extension.
Romelu Lukaku turn down Chelsea offer
Romelu Lukaku, 28, has made it clear that he intends to stay with Inter Milan beyond this summer after rejecting an offer to return to Chelsea.
Real Madrid are willing to let Odegaard leave for £43m
Real Madrid are willing to let Norway midfielder Martin Odegaard leave for around £43m, with Arsenal interested in the 22-year-old.
France striker Karim Benzema, 33, is set to sign a new deal with Real Madrid.