Julio Cesar has told reporters that he hopes to stay in London next season, fuelling speculation that he could be about to join Arsenal.
The 33 year old, who yesterday helped Brazil to a 3-0 win over European and World Champions Spain in the final of the Confederations Cup, looks set to leave Queens Park Rangers following their relegation to the Championship.
Real Madrid have entered the race to sign Fiorentina striker Stevan Jovetic, according to the Daily Star.
The Spanish giants have reportedly added the Montenegro international to their growing list of attacking targets, with moves for Napoli forward Edinson Cavani and Liverpool’s Luis Suarez also mooted.
Juventus have reportedly joined Arsenal in the race to sign Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain.
The Argentine international is expected to leave the Bernabeu this summer, and reports in Italy claim that a deal with the Serie A Champions has been agreed ‘in principle’ .