Thursday’s football rumours from around the world....
Cash-strapped Barcelona are struggling to keep Lionel Messi and Neymar out of the clutches of the Premier League’s big spenders, with Luis Suarez also available for the righ tprice - The Sun
Ravel Morrison is seeking a transfer back to England to end his Lazio nightmare, just three months into a three-year deal in Italy - Daily Mirror
Emmanuel Adebayor’s attempt to re-start his Premier League career is being threatened by the fact he is still being paid his full £100,000-a-week Tottenham Hotspur wages - Daily Telegraph
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has played down reports suggesting he could be in line to replace Louis van Gaal at Manchester United after insisting he is only focusing on the immediate future - Evening Standard
Former QPR manager Chris Ramsey could be about to make a sensational return to Loftus Road as assistant manager, just a month after he was sacked by the club - Metro
A 40-team World Cup is set to be staged in 2026 following FIFA reforms - though confirmation of their final decision was deferred on Thursday - Daily Mail