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Fikayo Tomori is on Everton’s radar, with the club also taking offers for a number of players including Gylfi Sigurdsson and Fabian Delph.

What the papers say

Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti is eyeing a move for Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori. The Times reports Ancelotti is keen to add the 22-year-old to Everton’s list of recent additions – Allan, Abdoulaye Doucoure and James Rodriguez.

In order to help facilitate the move and claw back some money from their spending spree, the paper says Ancelotti is willing to let a number of players leave. In particular, the club is keen to take offers for Iceland midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson and England midfielder Fabian Delph.

Atletico Madrid’s Jose Gimenez is on Man City's radar if they are unable to secure Kalidou Koulibaly
Atletico Madrid’s Jose Gimenez is on Man City’s radar if they are unable to secure Kalidou Koulibaly (Daniel Hambury/PA)

Manchester United are believed to be weighing up a move for Atalanta winger Amad Traore. The Manchester Evening News says United are one of a number of clubs to have approached Atalanta about the 18-year-old after he became the youngest player in history to score in his Serie A debut during Atalanta’s 7-1 win over Udinese last season.

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Cengiz Under: Leicester City are on the verge of claiming the 23-year-old winger from Roma, according to The Telegraph.

Runar Alex Runarsson: The Evening Standard reports Arsenal are seeking a £1.5m deal for the Dijon goalkeeper.

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Ipswich Town’s Kayden Jackson could be on the move to Birmingham City (Steven Paston/PA)

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