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Manager Zinedine Zidane has decided to leave Real Madrid and informed his players on Wednesday. (AS – in Spanish)external-link

Gareth Bale’s agent says reports the 31-year-old Real Madrid and Wales forward – who spent this season on loan at Tottenham – plans to retire after Euro 2020 and try to become a professional golfer are “rubbish”. (Talksport)external-link

Leicester and Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans, 24, is on Liverpool’s list of targets if they choose to replace departing 30-year-old Netherlands midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum. (Het Nieuwsblad via Mail)external-link

Leicester are close to agreeing an £18m deal with Ligue 1 champions Lille for 22-year-old French midfielder Boubakary Soumare. (Sky Sports)external-link

Leicester could offer Schalke’s 21-year-old Turkey centre-back Ozan Kabak – who spent the second half of the season on loan at Liverpool – the chance to stay in the Premier League. (Mirror)external-link

Liverpool have agreed a deal to sign French defender Ibrahima Konate, 22, from RB Leipzig on a five-year contract. (ESPN)external-link

Liverpool’s hopes of signing Udinese’s 27-year-old Argentina midfielder Rodrigo de Paul have been boosted as AC Milan may no longer be interested in a deal. (Express)external-link

Chelsea and Borussia Dortmund are in contact over possible deals for the Blues’ England striker Tammy Abraham, 23, and midfielder Callum Hudson-Odoi, 20. (90min)external-link

West Ham may not be able to meet Chelsea’s asking price of £40m for Abraham. (TeamTalk)external-link

Borussia Dortmund’s pursuit of Hudson-Odoi could pave the way for England forward Jadon Sancho, 21, to depart the Bundesliga club for Manchester United. (Mirror)external-link

Brazil winger Raphinha, 24, says he is not thinking about leaving Leeds United, despite speculation linking him with Manchester United and Liverpool. (Metro)external-link

Premier League clubs will have to wait until July before approaching Barcelona over a deal for 28-year-old Brazil forward Philippe Coutinho. Arsenal and Everton are thought to be interested. (Sky Sports)external-link

English goalkeeper Sam Johnstone, 28, says his future is in West Brom’s hands despite being linked with a £20m move to Leeds or West Ham. (the i)external-link

Manager Antonio Conte left Inter Milan as the club were prepared to sell 80m euro (£69m) worth of talent this summer to help their financial situation. (Guardian)external-link

Lazio manager Simone Inzaghi is likely to replace Conte at Serie A champions Inter Milan. (Sky Sports)external-link

AC Milan’s 22-year-old Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma – a target for Manchester United and Chelsea – will leave for free when the transfer window opens. (Sun)external-link

Wolves have told fans they do not need to worry about losing Portugal midfielder Ruben Neves, 24, this summer. (Mirror)external-link

Real Madrid are undecided on whether to keep 22-year-old Norway midfielder Martin Odegaard, who spent the second half of the season on loan at Arsenal. (AS – in Spanish)external-link

Germany defender Jerome Boateng, 32, is not interested in a move to the Major Soccer League when his Bayern Munich contract ends this summer as he wants to continue playing in Europe. (Goal)external-link

Benfica are interested in signing former Italy keeper Gianluigi Buffon, 43, when his Juventus contract ends this summer. (A Bola via Mail)external-link

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