Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 5th April 2017
Welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. Today's stories feature the latest on Pepe's future and much more. On that note, let's take a look at the major happenings across Europe that made headlines on April 5, 2017:
Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain want Real Madrid defender
After playing 10 seasons with Real Madrid, Pepe will finally don a different jersey at the beginning of the new campaign in August. He has declined advances from the Chinese Super League as the Portuguese centre-back feels that he still has a lot of football left in him to perform at the highest level.
Marca has now reported that Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain are keen to take him on board with both the clubs wanting a player of Pepe's experience in their first team squad.
Luke Shaw desperate to leave Manchester United
Goal has revealed that Manchester United full-back Luke Shaw has been left frustrated by Jose Mourinho's recent public comments about him. He wants to leave the Red Devils and join Tottenham Hotspur as the youngster wants to reunite with his former Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino.
The deal is expected to go through swiftly as Shaw has completely fallen out of favour with the Red Devils.
West Ham linked with Liverpool winger
The Hammers are ready to spend big in the summer with the Evening Standard reporting that Slaven Bilic has identified Lazar Markovic of Liverpool to solve their wing woes. The Serbian attacker has impressed on his loan spell with Hull City with his parent club Liverpool ready to sell him.
Markovic has two years left on his current contract and is valued at £16 million according to Daily Star.