Football transfer talk and gossip (Friday, February 21)

Football transfer talk and gossip.
Football transfer talk and gossip.
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Newcastle United, Sunderland, Manchester United, Chelsea, Manchester City, Liverpool, Everton, Real Madrid and David Beckham make the headlines

Loic Remy’s has made a plea to frustrated Newcastle United fans – stick with us - Shields Gazette

Newcastle United defender Mathieu Debuchy, 28, has cast doubt over his future with the Magpies by refusing to rule out a move to Paris St-Germain - Daily Star

Lee Cattermole can expect to be the first name on Gus Poyet’s team-sheet in next weekend’s Capital One Cup final – which is why he’s likely to be left out of Sunderland’s team at Arsenal tomorrow - Sunderland Echo

Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes could be on his way to Manchester City after the 32-year-old failed to meet a deadline to sign a pre-binding contract with French league side Monaco - Daily Star

Bayern Munich have emerged as favourites to land Arsenal transfer target Julian Draxler, 20, from Schalke in the summer transfer window. In January the Gunners refused to meet Schalke’s £37m valuation of their 20-year-old midfielder - Sun

Turkish club Besiktas are lining up a summer move for Manchester United’s 24-year-old Japan international midfielder Shinji Kagawa - Manchester Evening News

Former England captain David Beckham has targeted signing Barcelona midfielder Xavi, 34, for his new Major League Soccer franchise in Miami - Daily Mail

Manchester City are interested in signing Angel Correa - likened to Sergio Aguero - from Argentine side San Lorenzo. Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Napoli and Arsenal are also rumoured to be interested in the 18-year-old forward - Daily Mirror

Real Madrid will have a summer clear-out of stars with Germany midfielder Sami Khedira, 26, sparking interest from a number of Premier League clubs including Manchester United - Talksport

Tottenham are hopeful of signing Chelsea’s highly rated 20-year-old striker Patrick Bamford in the summer. Bamford is currently on loan at Derby County in the Championship - Metro

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is keen to take veteran Inter Milan midfielder Javier Zanetti, 40, to Stamford Bridge this summer in a dual player-coach role - Inside Futbol

Everton and Liverpool face competition from Spanish side Sevilla for Levante goalkeeper Keylor Navas, 28, who reportedly has an £8.2m release clause - Talksport