Gossip: England man to leave Chelsea?

England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek
England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek

Thursday’s football rumours link midfielder with Stamford Bridge departure....

Daily Mirror: England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek says he may have to leave Chelsea for regular first-team football.

The Sun: Liverpool are hoping to sign Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish with Spurs refusing to pay more than £20m for the midfielder.

Daily Mail: Former Reds defender Jon Flanagan is expected to join Rangers after completing a medical.

Daily Telegraph: West Ham United are increasingly confident of a £35m deal for Lazio’s Felipe Anderson.

Sky Sports: Real Madrid must give Gareth Bale assurances over playing time if he is to remain with the club.

Daily Star: Watford are ready to listen to offers for Troy Deeney and want at least £10m for the striker.

The Sun: Everton are preparing a £12m bid for Hull City forward Jarrod Bowen.