Everton want £40m Chelsea flop Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan

Everton want £40m Chelsea flop Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan

Surely someone at Manchester United should have flagged that this might not have been the best timing.

"If we don't make our team better it will be a hard season for us".

The Arsenal future of Danny Welbeck appears uncertain, says the London Evening Standard, with three Premier League rivals keen on the ex-Manchester United forward.

The pressure will be on in Mourinho's third season at the club - it pains United fans to see their club trailing City and the prospect of being overtaken by Liverpool would be arguably even more painful.

But while City begin the campaign as firm favourites after their record-breaking title campaign last season, they will be well aware of the threat posed by Juergen Klopp's improving Liverpool and the rest of the big six.

And Guardiola acknowledged it was a promising display from the former Barnsley player at Wembley. "Nobody is consistent with 11 players".

Courtois has been trying to force his way out of Stamford Bridge this summer after refusing to sign a new contract and Chelsea have made a decision to cash-in rather than risk losing him for nothing next summer.

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The 32-year-old has plied his trade in the Spanish capital since 2010 following a switch from Villarreal. Godin is the new addition to the list of center-backs Manchester United have failed to sign this season.

But Stones briefly moved up the field when Vincent Kompany came on as a substitute late in the 2-0 Community Shield win over Chelsea on Sunday.

Unai Emery has enjoyed the luxury of having most of his squad available for pre-season with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette forming a fearsome front four.

"We're expecting quite a few players could be leaving Chelsea today", Solhekol told Sky Sports News.

Bakayoko joined Chelsea last summer from Monaco in a £40 million deal and started 25 Premier League games.

In contrast to the change across London, Tottenham Hotspur have yet to add a single signing ahead of their first season in a new 62,000 capacity stadium.

Willian has been the subject of numerous transfer rumors this summer after a so-so performance at the World Cup in Russian Federation.

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