The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
Manchester City are convinced that the Etihad will be LIONEL MESSI's only destination if he ever leaves Barcelona, according to several national newspapers.
Manchester United have held secret talks over the transfer of Borussia Dortmund hot-shot PIERRE-EMERICK AUBAMEYANG, says the Daily Mirror.
Real Madrid will exercise their 30million euro (£24m) buy-back clause on Juventus striker ALVARO MORATA this summer. before selling the Spain striker on to Arsenal for 50m euros (£40m), Spanish outlet AS reports.
The Gunners are tracking the Lorient left-back RAPHAEL GUERREIRO before a possible summer bid, as Arsene Wenger considers whether to listen to offers for KIERAN GIBBS, the Guardian reports.
Former Chelsea and Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole will leave Coventry for MLS side the Tampa Bay Rowdies this summer, according to ESPN.