Wednesday's Transfer Rumour Roundup: Benzema, Muller, Bony, Lennon and Much More
Here is today's roundup of the biggest transfer rumours from across the world of football...
1. Karim Benzema
Transfer: Real Madrid to Arsenal
Arsene Wenger is keen to make Karim Benzema a viable successor to Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez, if the Gunners do end up selling their prised possession. The Real Madrid striker has been in the Spanish capital for eight years, but could be interested in a new challenge.
2. Kevin Stewart
Transfer: Liverpool to Hull City
With all the outgoings at the KC Stadium, one player who could join the Tigers is Liverpool midfielder Kevin Stewart. The 23-year-old has left the Reds' pre-season training camp to complete a move to the Championship side.
3. Patrick Roberts
Transfer: Manchester City to Southampton
After an extremely impressive campaign with Scottish Premier League champions Celtic last year, Patrick Roberts is set to leave the Etihad Stadium yet again, with Southampton keen to bring the former Fulham winger to the south coast on loan.
Transfer: West Ham United to Newcastle United
Newcastle United have identified West Ham stopper Adrian as the solution to their goalkeeping crisis. The Spanish stopper drifted in and out of the Hammers' starting lineup last season and could be available for the Magpies.
Transfer: Athletic Bilbao to Barcelona
Lionel Messi may have become a key component in the pursuit of French centre-back
6. Aaron Lennon
Transfer: Everton to Birmingham City
Harry Redknapp has set his sights on yet another former players of his, after it was revealed that Championship side Birmingham City may look to test the resolve of Everton over one-time England international winger Aaron Lennon.
7. Wilfried Bony
Transfer: Manchester City to Swansea City
Desperate to end his Manchester City nightmare, Wilfried Bony could be tempted to return to South Wales, after Swansea City showed an interest in the Ivorian striker, despite his disappointing loan spell at Stoke City last season.
8. Nemanja Matic
Transfer: Chelsea to Manchester United
The Red Devils have once again made Chelsea holding midfielder Nemanja Matic a transfer priority, after their interest in Tottenham Hotspur star Eric Dier cooled. The Serbian international is hoping for a reunion with Jose Mourinho.
9. Thomas Muller
Transfer: Bayern Munich to Liverpool
German cult hero Thomas Muller is a reported transfer target of Liverpool, following the arrival of James Rodriguez to the Allianz Arena. The Reds will try and tempt the versatile forward to the Merseyside, with the lure of guaranteed first team football.
Transfer: Newcastle United to Lyon
The Magpies' attempts to flog Serbian striker Aleksandar Mitrovic has led them to offer the
11. Sheyi Ojo
Transfer: Liverpool to Fulham
Having been reportedly close to joining newly promoted Newcastle United, Liverpool youngster Sheyi Ojo is more likely to be playing in the Championship next season, after Fulham emerged as a potential loan destination for the 20-year-old.