Premier League gossip: Spurs could be swooping in on Troy Deeney


Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is lining up a shock swoop for Watford striker Troy Deeney, according to The Sun.

Pochettino has got big plans (Nigel French/PA)

The Daily Mirror, meanwhile, claims Spurs have opened talks about a £30million move for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette.

Will Lacazette be leaping into the Premier League? (John Walton/PA)

Chelsea and Arsenal are set for a transfer tussle over Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan this summer, reports the Daily Star.

The man in the middle of Chelsea and Arsenal (Peter Byrne/PA)

The Daily Mail says Barclays Premier League new boys Middlesbrough have made inquiries for Sevilla striker Fernando Llorente.

llorente kisses the cup
Middlesbrough are building their team ready for the top flight (David Davies/PA)

And lastly, Manchester United's hopes of signing Grzegorz Krychowiak have been dealt a blow, according to the Daily Express, with Barcelona reportedly entering the race for the Sevilla midfielder.