Transfer Rumours 27/07: Atletico Want Lacazette, Chelsea Open Kounde Talks, Inter Willing to Sell Lautaro

Atletico Madrid are once again looking at signing Alexandre Lacazette
Atletico Madrid are once again looking at signing Alexandre Lacazette / Julian Finney/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.

Atletico want Lacazette

Atletico Madrid are reportedly back in the race for Arsenal's Alexandre Lacazette as they look to defend their LaLiga title next season.

According to ESPN (via Daily Mail), Simeone believes Lacazette can bolster his attack next season. The Gunners are happy to cash in on the Frenchman, who has one year remaining on his contract.

Chelsea open Kounde talks

Chelsea have reportedly opened talks with Sevilla for Jules Koude, according to transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano.

He claims that Kounde is Thomas Tuchel's main defensive target this summer, and the player is willing to accept a move to Chelsea as he targets Champions League football next season.

Inter willing to sell Lautaro

Inter are reportedly open to selling Lautaro Martinez this summer, according to Fichajes.

Lautaro has been linked with Chelsea and Manchester City, will be allowed to leave the Serie A champions if a suitable bid is tabled.

Real Madrid stunned by Richarlison's asking price

Real Madrid have reportedly been stunned by Everton's asking price for Richarlison.

According to TuttoMercatoWeb, the Toffees want around £90m for the Brazilian as former boss Carlo Ancelotti eyes a potential reunion at the Santiago Bernabeu, but the Los Blancos cannot afford to meet his current asking price.