Brazilian protector David Luiz’s agreement with Arsenal runs out on 30 June and his representative states the 33- year-old’s future at the club will be arranged by the end of the week. (Times – subscription needed) Chelsea’s hopes of signing Bayer Leverkusen’s assaulting midfielder Kai Havertz might have enhanced with Bayern Munich and Real Madrid backing out of signing the 21- year-old Germany international. (Sky Italia, by means of Mirror) Arsenal and Manchester United are both interested in Roma winger Cengiz Under, with the 22- year-old Turkey winger set to cost about ₤27 m. (Corriere dello Sport, by means of Mail) Bayern Munich have actually agreed to extend Brazil playmaker Philippe Coutinho’s loan from Barcelona beyond 30 June so that the 28- year-old can play in the last stages of this season’s Champions League in August.

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Transfer Target: How Newcastle might look next seasonEverton look set to miss out on signing Gabriel Magalhaes, 22, from Lille as the Brazil protector is poised to sign up with Italian side Napoli.( Footmercato, through Mail) Everton are interested in South Korea defender Kim Min-jae, with the 23- year-old valued at ₤135 m by Chinese Super League club Beijing Guoan. (Guardian) Burnley manager Sean Dyche has actually criticised the club for not dealing with the contract situations of a variety of gamers, with 5 of his squad’s offers abandoning 30 June. (Telegraph) Brazil’s 35- year-old midfielder Fernandinho, whose agreement with Manchester City runs until summer 2021, states he wishes to complete his career in his homeland. (Gazeta do Povo, via Manchester Night News) Thursday’s gossip column.

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