Football rumours: Barcelona join queue for Leeds star Raphinha

Heavyweights continue to line up for Leeds winger Raphinha, with Barcelona reportedly the latest club to throw their hat in the ring for the 25-year-old. The Daily Mirror says the Spanish giants have joined Liverpool, Manchester City and Bayern Munich in the race to sign Raphinha, who has a reported price tag of £60million.

Liverpool vs Leeds LIVE: Premier League team news, line-ups and more tonight as Luis Diaz and Raphinha start

Follow all the action as Liverpool host Leeds in the Premier League this evening. Jurgen Klopp’s side can close the gap at the top of the table to just three points with a victory tonight and are in terrific form, having won their last five league games in succession. They will have to make do without Roberto Firminho and Diogo Jota, though, who are in a race against time to be fit for the Carabao Cup final this Sunday. The Reds did stroll to a comfortable 3-0 win when the two sides met at Elland Road last September, with Mohamed...

Raphinha: West Ham one of several clubs interested in Leeds winger

A number of clubs, including West Ham, are interested in Leeds winger Raphinha. The Brazilian's contract talks with Leeds are said to be positive, with his current deal running until 2024. But West Ham are keeping an eye on his situation while those negotiations are ongoing. Transfer Centre LIVE! |...

Raphinha: Leeds turn down £50m approach from West Ham

Leeds have turned down an offer worth £50m from West Ham for Raphinha, 90min can confirm. The 25-year-old has been the shining light in what has been a difficult second season back in the Premier League for Marcelo Bielsa's side, scoring eight goals and contributing two assists to help the club pull seven points clear of the relegation zone.

West Ham interested in late swoop for Leeds winger Raphinha

West Ham could look to make a huge late move in the January transfer window as they prepare to test Leeds' resolve over Raphinha. 90min understands that the 25-year-old is interesting the Hammers, who are enjoying another excellent Premier League campaign, and a bid could be made before Monday's deadline.

Ten January transfer targets – from Mbappé to Raphinha and Vlahovic

He may have ruled out a move in January but there remains a slim chance that the France forward could join Real Madrid this month after their failed attempts to sign him in the summer. Mbappé is entering the final six months of his contract with Paris Saint-Germain and can therefore sign a pre-contract agreement with the Spanish giants, although talks are said to be on hold until after the two clubs meet in the second leg of their last-16 Champions League on 9 March. Whether Madrid will attempt to force the issue before then remains to be seen.

Football rumours: Competition heats up to sign Raphinha from Leeds

What the papers sayLiverpool face competition for the signature of Raphinha, according to the Express. The Reds have been scouting the Brazil winger, 25, who has impressed at Leeds with eight goals in 16 league appearances. But the paper says Chelsea now want to sign Raphinha in the summer, if he is not first snapped up in the transfer window.Everton’s loss could reportedly become Newcastle’s gain. Lucas Digne is understood to be in line for the chop at Goodison and the left-back is being considered at St James’ Park, reports the Sun. The only fairly significant stumbling block is his...