Transfer Rumours 14/06: Real Madrid Eye Werner Move, Leicester to Bid for Coutinho, Barca Target De Ligt

Carlo Ancelotti wants to Real Madrid to move for Timo Werner
Carlo Ancelotti wants to Real Madrid to move for Timo Werner / David Ramos/Getty Images

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

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

Real Madrid eye Werner move

Carlo Ancelotti is planning a surprise raid for Timo Werner, according to Fichajes.
Werner struggled for form during the first season at Chelsea, but Ancelotti is a huge fan of the German, and wants him at the Santiago Bernabeu, as Madrid look to bring in reinforcements in the summer.

Leicester to bid for Coutinho

Leicester City are reportedly considering a surprise £20m move for Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho.
According to Mundo Deportivo, Barca are keen to offload Coutinho, and Leicester have been linked with a £20m move for the former Inter star. Everton and Arsenal have been also linked with a move for Coutinho, but neither would be able to offer him European football next season, unlike Europa League side Leicester.

Barca target De Ligt

Barcelona have identified Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt as a transfer target, according to Le 10 Sport.
The LaLiga giants are eager to bring in the 21-year-old, on a cut-price deal this summer. However, Juve have no plans to sell De Ligt, with returning boss Max Allegri set to hand him a key role in his squad.

Tottenham to appoint Fonseca

Tottenham are reportedly set to appoint Paulo Fonseca as boss this week, according to transfer specialist, Fabrizio Romano.
Fonseca was in charge of Roma for two seasons, leading the club to the fifth spot on the Serie A table during the 2019-20 campaign. The 48-year-old also led Roma to the Europa League semi-finals this year after beating former sides Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk as well as Ajax but eventually lost out to Manchester United.