Wednesday's Transfer Talk Update: Alexandre Lacazette, Thomas Partey, Jadon Sancho
The coronavirus pandemic has thrown clubs' transfer plans into disarray, with uncertainty over when the summer window will even open yet alone the financial state many teams will be in.
Nevertheless, the rumour mill continues to turn and here Sports Mole rounds up all of the latest transfer talk.
Wednesday morning's headlines:
Chelsea want Ben Chilwell, Kai Havertz, Jadon Sancho, Timo Werner?
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is reportedly determined to make at least two marquee signings during the next transfer window. Read more.
Barcelona make enquiry over Manchester City defender Eric Garcia?
Barcelona reportedly make contact with Manchester City regarding the potential availability of defender Eric Garcia, who spent time at Camp Nou during his youth days. Read more.
Inter Milan remain keen on Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette?
Inter Milan allegedly remain keen on Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette, whom they regard as a potential replacement for Lautaro Martinez. Read more.
Juventus to rival Manchester City for Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar?
Juventus are reportedly contemplating whether to rival Manchester City in the race to sign Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar. Read more.
Arsenal 'prepared to make Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang see out contract'
Arsenal are reportedly open to keeping Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at the Emirates Stadium for the final year of his contract. Read more.
Benfica chief confirms rejected €60m bid for Liverpool target Carlos Vinicius
Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira suggests that there is little desire to part ways with Carlos Vinicius, an alleged target for Liverpool and Wolves. Read more.
Queens Park Rangers expecting interest in Bright Osayi-Samuel?
Queens Park Rangers are reportedly bracing themselves for interest in winger Bright Osayi-Samuel during the next transfer window. Read more.
Wes Brown compares Jadon Sancho to Manchester United legend Cristiano Ronaldo
Former defender Wes Brown says that Manchester United would be getting a similar player to Cristiano Ronaldo if they can sign Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho. Read more.
Celtic eye Odsonne Edouard replacement?
Celtic reportedly identify Wolfsberger attacker Shon Weissman as a potential replacement for Odsonne Edouard. Read more.
Manchester United 'prioritise Jadon Sancho after Odion Ighalo deal'
Manchester United reportedly remain eager to add Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho to their squad, despite the addition of Odion Ighalo. Read more.
Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen rules out summer exit
Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen says that he "feels good" at Camp Nou and has no intention of leaving at the end of the season. Read more.
Zinedine Zidane 'has held talks with Paul Pogba's agent over Real Madrid move'
A report claims that Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has held talks with agent Mino Raiola over a possible deal for Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba. Read more.
Report: Mikel Arteta intervenes in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang talks
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta reportedly intervenes in the club's ongoing discussions with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang over a new contract. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur 'to rival Liverpool, Manchester United for Kalidou Koulibaly'
In-demand Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly emerges as a rumoured summer transfer target for Jose Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur. Read more.
Manchester United keeping tabs on three Jadon Sancho alternatives?
A report claims that Rabbi Matondo is one of three alternative targets Manchester United have lined up should they miss out on Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho. Read more.
Vaclav Hladky leads mass exodus from St Mirren
St MIrren goalkeeper rejects new contract offer. Read more.
How Chelsea could line up with Philippe Coutinho
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up if they secure a deal for Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho. Read more.
Report: Tottenham Hotspur after Rennes forward Mbaye Niang
Rennes forward Mbaye Niang is reportedly a summer transfer target for Tottenham Hotspur, but they face competition from Marseille for his signature. Read more.
Thomas Partey remains keen on completing Arsenal switch?
Thomas Partey remains keen on completing a switch from Atletico Madrid to Arsenal, according to a report. Read more.
Manchester United 'considering move for Manchester City's Raheem Sterling'
A report claims that Manchester United may move for Raheem Sterling if Manchester City are banned from playing in the Champions League next season. Read more.
Benfica president confirms David Luiz will stay at Arsenal
David Luiz will renew his contract with Arsenal, according to Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira, who had hoped to sign the centre-back. Read more.
Manchester United fans should not get excited about Saul Niguez "new club" promise
Sports Mole looks at why Manchester United fans should not get too excited by Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez 's promise to announce a "new club". Read more.
Massimo Moratti insists Lautaro Martinez will leave Inter Milan if he wants to
Lautaro Martinez will be granted a move to Barcelona or Real Madrid if he pushes for a way out of San Siro, according to former Inter Milan president Massimo Moratti. Read more.
Liverpool in talks to extend Harry Wilson, Rhian Brewster loans?
Harry Wilson and Rhian Brewster are reportedly set to have their loan deals with Bournemouth and Swansea City respectively extended to the end of the 2019-20 campaign. Read more.
Julian Nagelsmann: 'Nothing RB Leipzig can do to keep Timo Werner'
Julian Nagelsmann concedes that there is nothing more he can do to persuade Timo Werner to stay at RB Leipzig this summer. Read more.
No Arsenal contract offer on table for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang?
A report claims that Arsenal have not yet offered Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang a new contract as the club captain's existing deal continues to tick down. Read more.