We round up the front and back pages across Europe, as Wednesday sees the transfer rumour mill crank into gear once again.
Alexis Sanchez and his horror spell at Manchester United looks set to be coming to an end.
Sanchez, who left Udinese for Barcelona in 2011, is reportedly poised to return to Serie A.
And his Italy comeback will see him reunite with a former Manchester United team-mate in Milan.
TOP STORY – SANCHEZ SET TO END UNITED NIGHTMARE
Inter have agreed a deal to sign Manchester United misfit Alexis Sanchez, according to widespread reports.
Sky Sport Italia, BBC Sport and Sportitalia report a season-long loan deal has been agreed, which does not include an option to buy.
Inter Milan have agreed a deal with Manchester United to sign Alexis Sanchez on loan, according to Sky in Italy
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) August 27, 2019
Sanchez has endured a miserable spell at Old Trafford, where injuries and form issues have limited the Chilean to just five goals since arriving from Arsenal in January 2018, and he is set to reunite with Romelu Lukaku at Inter.
– Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane only wants Manchester United star Paul Pogba. That is according to Marca, as Ajax’s Donny van de Beek and Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen wait in the wings.
– According to Tuttosport, Juventus have not given up on signing Inter outcast Mauro Icardi. The former Inter captain is not wanted by Antonio Conte or the club and while the Nerazzurri are reluctant to sell to Juve, the Serie A champions are waiting.
– AC Milan remain in pursuit of Atletico Madrid’s Angel Correa, reports Gianluca Di Marzio. Correa wants to move to San Siro, however, a deal is yet to be reached. If Milan are unable to sign the attacker, they are reportedly set to turn to Gremio star Everton.
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— Mundo Deportivo (@mundodeportivo) August 27, 2019
– According to FCInter1908, Inter are expected to sell Gabriel Barbosa to Brazilian side Flamengo. Gianluca Di Marzio says Gabigol will join Flamengo permanently in an €18m deal. The 22-year-old forward moved to Inter in 2016 but struggled to settle before spending time on loan at Benfica and former club Santos.
– PSG are interested in signing Juventus forward Mario Mandzukic, claims Gianluca Di Marzio. The Croatia international has been linked to Manchester United in the past.
– Roma’s Patrik Schick is close to accepting a move to RB Leipzig on loan. Goal.com reports the Bundesliga side have an option to purchase the forward for a fee in the region of €28m at the end of the loan deal. With Schick poised to depart, Roma have now been linked to Atletico Madrid veteran Nikola Kalinic.
– Napoli winger Adam Ounas has agreed to join Ligue 1 outfit Nice on loan. Gianluca Di Marzio’s website says Nice have a €25m option to buy the 22-year-old, who left Bordeaux for Napoli in 2017.