Football transfer talk and gossip (Thursday, March 20)

Football transfer talk and gossip.
Football transfer talk and gossip.

Newcastle United, Sunderland, Arsenal, Manchester United, Stoke City, Barcelona and Charlton Athletic make the headlines

Luuk de Jong’s confident Newcastle United can win without Loic Remy – for the first time this season - Shields Gazette

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson, 26, fears playing for a team fighting relegation could harm his England World Cup hopes - Sunderland Echo

Arsenal are targeting Toulouse right-back Serge Aurier, 21, as a replacement for Bacary Sagna, 31, whose contract expires in June - Daily Mirror

Manchester United are in advanced talks with Everton over the signing of full-back Seamus Coleman, 25 - Metro

However, the Old Trafford club have been turned down by Paris St-Germain striker Edinson Cavani, as they cannot offer the 27-year-old the standard of football he wants - Daily Star

Inter Milan want Javier Hernandez, 25, to join Manchester United team-mate Nemanja Vidic, 32, at the San Siro next season and are in advanced negotiations for the Mexico striker - Daily Express

Joe Hart, 26, could be on his way out of Manchester City with manager Manuel Pellegrini ready to move for Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes, 32 - Talksport

Stoke City boss Mark Hughes is planning to sign QPR’s highly rated Canadian winger Michael Petrasso, 18 - Daily Mail

Charlton Athletic midfielder Diego Poyet is a target for Spanish giants Barcelona. The 18-year-old is the son of Sunderland manager Gus Poyet - The Sun