Real Madrid plot mega-bucks swoop for Liverpool’s Sterling

Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling has been linked with a summer switch to Spanish giants Real Madrid.

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Each day we’ll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they’re always entertaining…

Brendan Rodgers will survive as Liverpool manager – but only if he accepts the American owners won’t change their transfer policy.

Liverpool are close to finalising a deal for Manchester City midfielder James Milner.

FA Cup final hero Theo Walcott will discuss where he is to be used and how often as part of his contract talks with Arsenal.

West Ham are set to step up their interest in Marseille boss Marcelo Bielsa with their move for Europa League-winning Sevilla coach Unai Emery under threat.

The Hammers have been left sweating on the future of forward Enner Valencia, a target for Chelsea.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche is top of Sunderland’s short-list to become their new manager.

Leicester will step up their £8million pursuit of Shinji Okazaki after Mainz landed a replacement for the striker.

Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has confirmed he will move for Feyenoord skipper Jordy Clasie if Morgan Schneiderlin defects to a Champions League club.

Everton have opened talks with Tom Cleverley over a move to Goodison Park.

Steve Bruce has slapped a £10million price tag on in-demand Hull defender James Chester.

Chelsea striker Diego Costa is reportedly pushing for a return to Atletico Madrid this summer – after failing to adapt to life in London.

Real Madrid are keen on pushing through a £45million move for Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling.

Newcastle target Patrick Vieira is ready to turn his back on Manchester City to become a manager this summer.

West Ham have failed in a bid to secure Unai Emery as their new boss after Napoli swooped in.

Bayern Munich star Bastian Schweinsteiger remains Manchester United’s number one midfield target this summer.

Liverpool chairman Tom Werner will finally sit down with Brendan Rodgers this week after jetting to Merseyside to conduct an end-of-season post-mortem with the under-fire manager.

Newcastle hope to name their new boss by the end of the week after talks with Steve McClaren and Patrick Vieira.

Manchester United are confident of signing Brazil’s Dani Alves from Barcelona if manager Louis van Gaal opts to make a move for the 32-year-old right back.

Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko is keen on a switch to Chelsea this summer and believes Jose Mourinho is keeping tabs on him.

Patrick Vieira has not been told when he will be offered a chance to discuss the head coach role at Newcastle.