Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the Whisper.
Here are today’s top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip.
Anthony Martial to Tottenham Hotspur
With reports in France claiming Anthony Martial has rejected a contract offer from Manchester United, a number of clubs to set to line up to secure his services, including Tottenham Hotspur. Mauricio Pochettino is reportedly a long-term admirer of the Frenchman but he won’t have a clear run at bringing the winger to North London with Juventus, Inter Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and Atletico Madrid also keen.
Shinji Kagawa to Everton
Everton’s attempt to change their fortunes next season could see them move for Shinji Kagawa. The former Manchester United man, who failed to make the grade at Old Trafford but remained a huge fan favourite, could be set for a return to England. BILD claim the Japanese star could be available having not featured regularly for Borussia Dortmund this season. Despite his limited gametime, Kagawa has still managed five goals in the Bundesliga this campaign.
Mathias Jensen to Tottenham Hotspur
Spurs are reportedly keen to bring in the man dubbed “the new Christian Eriksen” from Nordsjaelland. Jensen has been a star performer in the Danish Superliga this season and his displays have attracted the interest of several clubs, including Spurs and Southampton, according to Danish outlet BT. The playmaker has scored nine goals and claimed five assists this term and also several potential suitors in Spain.
Alvaro Morata to Juventus
A return to Italy could be on the cards for Chelsea striker Morata this summer. The Spaniard bagged 27 goals in 93 games during a three-year spell in Turin before heading back to Real Madrid in 2016 and then on to the Blues a year later. But after a mixed first year in west London the Old Lady have approached Chelsea about bringing back the striker to Serie A, according to Corriere dello Sport.
Yerry Mina to West Ham United
David Moyes is reportedly looking to bolster his West Ham defence in the summer with the signing of Yerry Mina. The centre-back only moved to Barcelona in January but has seen his game time limited. And with Barca interested in Arthur, they’d need to free up a non-EU space in their squad. Mina is reportedly open to a move to the Premier League, despite having offers in Spain to join Girona or Villarreal.