Transfer Rumours 03/08: Inter Turn Down Lukaku Offer, Arsenal Prepare Player Plus Cash Offer for Maddison

Inter have turned down a deal which would have seen Romelu Lukaku rejoin Chelsea
Inter have turned down a deal which would have seen Romelu Lukaku rejoin Chelsea / SOPA Images/Getty Images

The summer transfer window is already heating up as managers eye new recruits to strengthen their squads. Harry Kane is still intent on leaving Tottenham, with the likes of Manchester CityManchester United, and Chelsea all interested.

Real Madrid have filled their vacant managerial spot by bringing back Carlo Ancelotti, who spent the last season with Everton.

Liverpool have already made their move in the market by signing RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate, and will be looking to bring in a few more reinforcements too. United have gone ahead and brought in Sancho and many other top clubs are being linked with big names.

With that, here are the top transfer rumours of the day.

Inter turn down Lukaku offer

Inter have reportedly turned down a mega-money offer from Chelsea for Romelu Lukaku despite finding themselves cash-strapped and needing to offload players this summer.

Thomas Tuchel's side offered around £88million plus Marcos Alonso for the Belgian, but the offer was turned down by the Serie A champions, who have insisted they need Lukaku to remain at the club.

Arsenal prepare player plus cash offer for Maddison

Arsenal have reportedly submitted a player-plus-cash offer for Leicester star James Maddison, according to Football London.

The report claims that negotiations are proceeding slowly, but the 24-year-old is keen on a move to Emirates Stadium.

Premier League trio target Asensio

Leicester City, Leeds United, and Everton are reportedly trying to sign Real Madrid star Marco Asensio, according to Fichajes.

The report claims that the LaLiga giants are ready to cash in on the Spanish striker, who only has two years left on his contract.

PSG set sights on Koulibaly

Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly set their sights on Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, according to Le 10 Sport.

The report claims that the club's sporting director Leonardo wants the 30-year-old to partner Sergio Ramos at the back next season.