Rumour Has It: Barca, Juve and Man City set for three-way swap deal involving Martinez

Lautaro Martinez celebrates a goal for Inter Source: Getty Images

Barcelona are reportedly determined to sign Lautaro Martinez as the Spanish giants look to bring in a long-term replacement for Luis Suarez.

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Barcelona, Juventus and Manchester City are set for a three-way swap involving Inter star Lautaro Martinez, according to Sport.

Martinez has been tipped to swap Inter for Barcelona but the La Liga champions are trying to drive down the price.

The proposed exchange deal would see Nelson Semedo leave Barca for City, allowing Joao Cancelo to return to Inter as Martinez moves to Camp Nou.

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- Manchester United have agreed a £62 million (A$117.5 million) deal for Lyon striker Moussa Dembele, reports TodoFichajes. Dembele has been linked with United, Chelsea and Barca.

The Telegraph says Bundesliga titleholders Bayern Munich are preparing a €56 million (A$94 million) bid for City star Leroy Sane, who is set to return to Germany.

- Could Houssem Aouar replace Miralem Pjanic at Juventus? Pjanic is reportedly set to sign for Barca despite interest from United and Le10Sport claims Juve are eyeing Lyon star Aouar.

- Exchange deals might be needed for Juve to have a chance of completing their dream transfers. Linked to former star and United midfielder Paul Pogba, Il Bianconero says Douglas Costa, Adrien Rabiot and Federico Bernardeschi could be used to tempt the Red Devils. An exchange deal with Chelsea could also see Douglas Costa and Aaron Ramsey, and Jorginho and Emerson Palmieri, trade places.

- Dries Mertens prefers a move to Inter over Chelsea should he leave Napoli, according to Sky Sport Italia. The Belgium international is set to become a free agent.

Gazzetta dello Sport says Inter are focused on bringing Brescia and Italy sensation Sandro Tonali to the San Siro.

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