RUMOUR MILL: Rooney set for sensational return to Everton | Madrid plot stunning swap deal with Man City to sign Aguero | Bellerin to snub Barca if Wenger remains at Arsenal | Chinese to make £190m bid for Southampton

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is set to snub West Ham to make a sensational return to boyhood club Everton on a free transfer. (Daily Mirror)

Wednesday, 22nd March 2017, 9:41 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:40 am
Wayne Rooney. Photo: Shutterstock.
Wayne Rooney. Photo: Shutterstock.

Real Madrid will offer Spanish playmaker Isco to Manchester City in order to sign Sergio Aguero. (Daily Express)

Catalan defender Hector Bellerin will stay at Arsenal this summer despite interest from Barcelona and Manchester City - provided that Arsene Wenger signs a new contract at the Emirates. (The Times)

West Ham will make another move for veteran striker Jermain Defoe this summer - and hope to get him on a free. (The Sun)

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England boss Gareth Southgate insists Jamie Vardy is in the right frame of mind after revealing his death-threat hell. (The Sun)

Liverpool are set to make a move for Borussia Dortmund defender Matthias Ginter to shore up their leaky defence and have also been linked with Atletico Madrid left-back Theo Hernandez. (The Sun)

Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland has laughed off reports that he could be set for a switch to Arsenal in the summer. (Daily Mirror)

Spanish champions Barcelona could re-sign Everton star Gerard Deulofeu for £10.3m this summer after his successful loan spell at Milan. Deulofeu is a product of Barca’s famed youth system. (Various)

Chelsea have agreed personal terms with Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko. (Daily Star)

A Chinese consortium is set to make a £190m bid for Southampton. (The Times)