Football transfer rumours: Man Utd ready £85m bid for Barcelona star; Sterling makes Chelsea decision

  • Barcelona cool interest in Bernardo Silva
  • Liverpool return for Inter midfielder
  • Plus updates on Jorginho, Mohamed Salah, Romelu Lukaku and more
Araujo and Sterling are in Wednesday's headlines
Araujo and Sterling are in Wednesday's headlines / Catherine Steenkeste/Getty Images, Visionhaus/Getty Images

90min rounds up the latest transfer news, rumours and gossip circulating around the world...

Manchester United will step up their interest in Barcelona defender Ronald Araujo, with the Red Devils ready to open talks over an £85m deal for the Uruguayan. (CaughtOffside)

Barcelona are beginning to cool their interest in Manchester City's Bernardo Silva, whose contract contains a £50m release clause. (SPORT - Spain)

Liverpool may reignite their interest in Inter midfielder Nicolo Barella, with the newly-crowned champions of Italy readying a move for former Barcelona star Franck Kessie. (Corriere dello Sport - Italy)

Though Mohamed Salah is in line to stay at Liverpool in the post-Jurgen Klopp era, they are in the market for a new wide forward. (The Athletic)

Meanwhile, Real Madrid remain on the trail of Liverpool right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold but have not advanced that interest as of yet. (Fabrizio Romano)

Jorginho is expected to sign a new contract with Arsenal having been offered a fresh deal. His current contract is set to expire at the end of the season. (The Athletic)

Jorginho is set to stay at Arsenal / Marc Atkins/GettyImages

In terms of incomings, Arsenal remain interested in versatile Ajax defender Jorrel Hato, who only recently turned 18. (TBR Football)

Raheem Sterling does not intend to join a club in Saudi Arabia this summer and is settled in London with Chelsea. Romelu Lukaku, however, is more likely to sign for a Saudi Pro League side once his loan at Roma ends. (CaughtOffside)

PSG have seen their advances for Hector Fort knocked back by Barcelona. The French champions have also been linked with moves for Lamine Yamal and Pau Cubarsi. (Mundo Deportivo - Spain)

Genoa president Alberto Zangrillo has revealed he will not stand in the way of Tottenham and Inter target Albert Gudmundsson leaving this summer. (FCInterNews - Italy)