This is the big rumor in the media this weekend, with a government meeting on the cards.
But there are still a lot of discussions about the transfer that fill the inside pages of the newspapers.
Here are the latest transfer rumors in the Premier League…
Giroud to sign Chelsea contract extension
Chelsea World Cup winner Olivier Giroud expected to sign contract extension at Stamford Bridge, the BBC reported .
This will put an end to speculation that the attacker should complete his intention to join Inter Milan for free in July, after his current agreement expires.
A multitude of clubs have been linked to Giroud’s services and he came close to going out in January.
Lampard said: “Olivier Giroud was incredible in this window as a professional and a man.
“We all know there has been an interest, but he has been flawless during that time and I have a lot of respect for him, and as a player. “
Angel Di Maria will return to Old Trafford with Paul Pogba
PSG submitted an offer described as ambitious by the Evening Standard that they hope to bring Paul Pogba to Paris.
The French club allegedly donated former Old Trafford man Angel Di Maria and offensive star Julian Draxler.
Di Maria, 32, spent a season with United under Louis Van Gaal and made fun of United fans by pretending to sip a bottle of beer during a Champions League clash with his former club in the last mandate.
Jadon Sancho Manchester United’s transfer in doubt
The move of young England Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund to Manchester United is now in doubt, complaint reports .
The financial crisis following the coronavirus pandemic has ended Old Trafford’s interest in clubs that are expected to feel the pinch in the coming months.
US chief Ed Woodward said, “No one should be under any illusions about the magnitude of the challenges everyone faces in football.
“It may not be” business as usual “for any club, including ourselves, in the transfer market this summer.
“As always, our priority is the success of the team, but we need visibility of the impact on the whole industry, including the deadlines of the transfer window and the broader financial situation , before we can speak of a return to normality.
“On that basis, I can’t help but think that speculation about the transfer of individual players for hundreds of millions of pounds this summer seems to ignore the realities the sport faces. “
Liverpool goal Dries Mertens tipped for first division
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard had talks with Naples star Dries Mertens, according to reports in Italy .
Mertens has been linked to the Premier League several times in recent seasons with Manchester City and Manchester United, both of which are also rumored to be clubs interested in his services.
Lampard is keen to strengthen his attack by proposing a new striker at Stamford Bridge this summer in an agreement which he hopes will bridge the gap between the Champions League fighters and the title champions.
Belgian international Mertens is at the center of the club’s last transfer talks with 90 goals in its last 226 Serie A outings.