Rumours - Man United and Man City battle for teenager, someone wants Demichelis, Newcastle eye Frenchman

Alen Halilovic was supposed to be heading to Catalonia. Photo: PA

The Barcelona transfer ban might be bad news for the Catalans, but Manchesters United and City are hoping to profit from it, by seeing if they can procure Alen Halilovic, who had agreed to join the La Liga side (Express)

Manchester United are hoping that £40million might be enough to convince Champions League opponents Bayern Munich to part with midfielder Toni Kroos (Mirror)

In a turn up for the books shocker, Newcastle are interested in a Frenchman, this time it's Lyon's Alexandre Lacazette, but they'll face stiff competition from Juventus (TalkSport)

Tony Pulis has identified Bournemouth defender Steve Cook as someone who could bolster the Crystal Palace defence next summer (Mirror)

For some reason, Napoli are interested in signing Manchester City renegade Martin Demichelis in the summer (Tuttosport)