France and Man United star Paul Pogba offered to Barcelona - reports

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After having endured a rollercoaster two-year-period under Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, Paul Pogba is reportedly open to heading elsewhere.

And according to Mundo Deportivo, the 25-year old has been offered to Spanish giants Barcelona by his agent Mino Raiola.

Pogba has had his fair share of troubles with Mourinho after moving to Old Trafford in 2016 for a £89.3 million transfer fee.

Raiola has apparently informed Barca that the World Cup winner isn’t a happy figure at United and while a transfer remains highly unlikely, the Catalans will have to pay at the very least the amount the Red Devils paid to whisk him away from Juventus.

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Transfer Predictor: Mario Mandzukic to Borussia Dortmund is an 8, Liverpool's pursuit of Jasper Cillessen rated as a 7

David Cooper 16/07/2018
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Mario Mandzukic netted in the World Cup final.

The summer transfer window for all international deals is well and truly open.

With the transfer rumours growing in pace and volume during this ‘silly season’, it can be difficult and painstaking to separate the stories of some legitimacy from the rest of the noise.

Fortunately, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to do it for you.

Below, you’ll find some of the latest transfer news churned out of the Rumour Mill broken down and analysed for your benefit along with our calculated predictions.

MARIO MANDZUKIC – JUVENTUS TO BORUSSIA DORTMUND

Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic (R) vies with France's defender Raphael Varane during the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on July 15, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Mario Mandzukic could earn a transfer to the Bundesliga.

Borussia Dortmund have moved ahead of Manchester United in the race to sign the Juventus forward, according to Bild.

Why it will happen: The Old Lady are looking to trim their wage bill following Cristiano Ronaldo‘s arrival in Turin while they also want to make more room for the Real Madrid icon in attack. As such, the Croatian is expected to be one of the fall guys.

Why it won’t happen: The 32-year-old is still near the top of his game and may sit tight on his exciting deal with Juventus, which runs until 2020.

Prediction: It is set to be an interesting couple of weeks for the World Cup star and a switch to Borussia Dortmund would represent an opportunity for him to become a cult hero in the coming years at the Westfalenstadion.

Rating – 8/10

WILMAR BARRIOS – BOCA JUNIORS TO EVERTON

TOPSHOT - Colombia's midfielder Wilmar Barrios (L) vies with England's forward Harry Kane during the Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between Colombia and England at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow on July 3, 2018. (Photo by Juan Mabromata / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Wilmar Barrios pictured keeping a close watch on Harry Kane at the World Cup.

Everton are hopeful they can fend off competition from Chelsea and Tottenham to clinch the signing of the Colombia international this week, Bueno Aires-based TV channel TyC Sports reports.

Why it will happen: Having enjoyed a strong World Cup with his nation, the dynamic midfielder would be a good fit for the fast-paced style of the Premier League and be a welcome addition to Marco Silva’s Toffees squad.

Why it won’t happen: Barrios’ current club, Argentine giants Boca Juniors, will not part company with their man easily and will fight to retain his services.

Prediction: Barrios is reportedly keen on a Premier League switch but may wait to see if further interest develops with Chelsea and Tottenham, rather than Everton, given they can offer European football (Champions League and Europa League), as well as greater financial terms.

Rating – 7/10

JASPER CILLESSEN – BARCELONA TO LIVERPOOL

Jasper Cillessen has rarely featured for Camp Nou.

Jasper Cillessen has rarely featured for Camp Nou.

Liverpool are tracking Barcelona‘s second-choice goalkeeper, Mundo Deportivo reports.

Why it will happen: Liverpool are desperate to bring in a new man between the sticks given Loris Karius’ recent error-prone displays, with the Dutch international capable of filling that void given his experience.

Why it won’t happen: Despite being a back-up to first-choice Marc-Andre ter Stegen in Catalonia, the 29-year-old is said to be happy at Camp Nou and is on favourable contractual terms.

Prediction: The chance to join a club of Liverpool’s stature and test himself in the Premier League should certainly turn the former Ajax star’s head. It just remains to be seen whether all of the parties involved can come to a suitable arrangement.

Rating – 7/10

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Sergej Milinkovic-Savic headlines our Rumour Mill as Chelsea chase Lazio midfielder

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Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is a target of Chelsea.

The summer transfer window is open and across the globe there is a frenzy of speculation as players and coaches look for their next moves.

There is plenty of activity and stories that have football fans talking.

Here, we look at the latest transfer deals that could happen very soon.

Let us know your thoughts via Twitter and Facebook.

SERGEJ MILINKOVIC-SAVIC

Chelsea are looking to follow up the signing of Napoli star Jorginho with the capture of the Lazio ace, according to Corriere dello Sport.

The Blues, under new boss Maurizio Sarri, are set for a busy few weeks in the transfer market ahead of the new Premier League campaign and want to bring Serbia World Cup‘s midfielder to Stamford Bridge.

Milinkovic-Savic, 23, who in the past has been linked with both Manchester United and Real Madrid, is reportedly looking for a big summer switch and pay boost.

However, the dynamic midfield man is not available on the cheap as Lazio have set his price tag at around £88 million (Dh427m).

Heading to the Premier League? Milinkovic-Savic.

YANNICK BOLASIE

The Everton winger has reportedly agreed terms to move on loan to Fenerbahce, Turkish daily sports newspaper Fanatik reports.

Bolasie, 29, has endured an injury-hit stint with the Toffees since his £25 million (Dh121m) switch from Crystal Palace in August 2016.

Everton boss Marco Silva is thought to have given the winger the green light to leave Goodison Park on a temporary basis to play regular football next season.

That does not necessarily mean that the DR Congo international’s career with the Merseysiders is over but it looks unlikely that he features in the club’s long-term plans.

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: Yannick Bolasie of Everton and Matt Ritchie of Newcastle United battle for possession during the Premier League match between Everton and Newcastle United at Goodison Park on April 23, 2018 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

On the move? Yannick Bolasie.

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