Football rumours: Chelsea’s £30m Shakhtar Donetsk raid, Liverpool seal deal for Brazilian, Newcastle renew Saido Berahino bid

ALL the latest football rumours as the new transfer window opens
ALL the latest football rumours as the new transfer window opens

Chelsea are offering £30m to Shakhtar Donetsk for attacking midfielder Alex Teixeria.

The Star report that the Blues are determined to land the 26-year-old, who has scored 26 goals in 26 games this season.

And Gazzetta dello Sport say that Chelsea would also like to sign AC Milan forward Carlos Bacca, who’s valued at around £30m.

The Star also suggest that Liverpool have sealed the signing of £11m Brazlilian winger Alexandre Pato from Corinthians.

Meanwhile The Mirror report that Jurgen Klopp has advised Pep Guardiola that he needs a squad of 35 to deal with the fixture list if he manages a Premier League club.

And in the Daily Mail, Newcastle have renewed their £18m bid for West Brom striker Saido Berahino.