Premier League rumours: John Stones tries to force move to Manchester City


The Daily Mail reports that John Stones has told Everton that he wants to join Manchester City with the Toffees holding out for £50million.

The Guardian is reporting that City are mulling over a potential £51million bid for Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci.

Leonardo Bonucci dispatches a penalty against Germany
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Middlesbrough want to bring Fenerbahce striker Robin van Persie back to the Premier League, according to the Daily Mail.

Robin van Persie come be moving back to England after a spell in Turkey
(Svein Ove Ekornesvaag/AP)

The Sun reports that West Ham are showing an interest in Liverpool striker Christian Benteke and are looking to battle Crystal Palace for his signature.

Georginio Wijnaldum celebrates for Newcastle, but could soon be on his way to Tottenham
(Owen Humphreys/PA)

And finally, the Daily Mirror writes that Newcastle have told Tottenham they want £25million for forward Georginio Wijnaldum.