Transfer Rumours 15/07: City Target Lewandowski, Haaland Drops Dortmund Stay Hint, Atletico Eye Lingard

By Amreen
Manchester City are monitoring Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski
Manchester City are monitoring Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski / SVEN HOPPE/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 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.

City target Lewandowski

Manchester City are reportedly monitoring Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski as they continue their search to sign a striker this summer.
City saw a £100m bid for their top target, Tottenham's Harry Kane, rejected, and according to the Daily Mail, Pep Guardiola's side have turned their attention to the Poland captain Lewandowski instead, in a move that would see the striker reunite with Guardiola.

Haaland drops Dortmund stay hint

Erling Haaland hinted that he is set to stay at Borrusia Dortmund for the 2021-22 season amid links to Chelsea.
The Norwegian has been strongly linked with a move to Stamford Bridge ahead of the new season, but took to Twitter to confirm that he begun pre-season training with Marco Rose's side. "Day one," the 20-year-old wrote on social media, before adding: "Ready for the journey."

Atletico eye Lingard

Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard is reportedly a target for Atletico Madrid, according to a 90Min exclusive.
Diego Simeone is considering a move for the England international who caught his eye during the loan spell at West Ham last season.

Real consider Salah as Mbappe alternative

Real Madrid have reportedly shortlist Liverpool's Mohamed Salah as an alternative to Kylian Mbappe, according to Fichajes.
The LaLiga giants are desperate to add another striker to their ranks, and will consider bringing in Salah if they cannot lure Mbappe away from PSG.