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Football Gossip: Man Utd to make £25m Raheem Sterling bid, Pogba to Barca

Kenny Awotorebo

Manchester United are poised to make a £25m offer for Liverpool’s 20-year-old forward Raheem Sterling. (Mirror) 

Chelsea want to sign striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco. The Colombian, 29, only scored four goals in 29 appearances during a loan spell at Manchester United last season. (Daily Star) 

uventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo, 36, is poised to join Major League Soccer side New York City FC, the same team that former England international Frank Lampard will play for. Pirlo had been linked with a move to Liverpool or Chelsea.(AS, in Spanish) 

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba, 22, will join Barcelona in the summer. Manchester City were prepared to pay £70m to sign the player, who is expected to be in the Juventus side that plays Barcelona in Saturday’s Champions League final. (Daily Star) 

Meanwhile, ex-United striker Dimitar Berbatov, 34, is keen on a return to England after being released by Monaco.(Sky Sports) 

Arsenal are ready to fight Inter Milan for £25m-rated Monaco defensive midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia, 22. (Mirror) 

But Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama, 23, has said “it would be nice” to join the FA Cup winners. (Daily Star)

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, 22, says he is happy to stay with the club, despite reiterating that he wants to play in the Champions League.(Liverpool Echo) 

Former Newcastle midfielder Yohan Cabaye, 29, has rejected a potential move to Aston Villa in order to join Alan Pardew at Crystal Palace. (The Sun, subscription required) 

Manchester United want Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, 28, to replace 24-year-old David De Gea, if the Spaniard joins Real Madrid. (Manchester Evening News) 

But Real Madrid are yet to make an official bid for De Gea. (Express) 

Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech, 33, will make a decision on his future after playing for the Czech Republic against Iceland on 12 June. (The Sun, subscription required) 

Manchester City defender Micah Richards says some City players were “too soft” to accept criticism from former boss Roberto Mancini. Richards, 26, was on loan at Fiorentina in 2014-15 and is expected to leave City in the summer. (Manchester Evening News) 

La Liga side Real Sociedad have denied speculation that David Moyes will leave the club this summer amid reports of a return to the Premier League. (Daily Telegraph) 

Newcastle and Slovenia midfielder Haris Vuckic, 22, has been warned he will not play for his country if he agrees to rejoin Scottish Championship side Rangers on loan next season. Vuckic spent four months on loan at Rangers in 2014-15. (Chronicle) 

Tottenham midfielder Nabil Bentaleb, 20, wants an improved contract to stay at the club. Arsenal, Paris St-Germain and Juventus are interested in signing him. (Daily Telegraph) 

West Brom boss Tony Pulis says 21-year-old Saido Berahino’s inclusion in the England squad for the European Under-21s Championship will be “brilliant” for his development. (Birmingham Mail) 

The Baggies are also looking to sign striker Andre-Pierre Gignac, 29, on a free transfer after the Frenchman left Ligue 1 side Marseille.(Express & Star) 

Swansea have had a £250,000 offer for 17-year-old Barnet striker Matt Stevens rejected. (Daily Mail) 

Sunderland, West Brom and Bolton are interested in signing Manchester City midfielder Seko Fofana, 20, on a season-long loan next season. (Sunderland Echo)