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Rumor Roundup (May 2, 2016): Barcelona wants Courtois, Arsenal plan Lewandowski offer, James at Juventus, more!

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Talking about rumors surrounding football is a fun activity for many fans, maybe only second to actually watching football. In this new daily column, we'll take a look at the latest rumors floating around the rumor mill.

Key reminder: Rumors are just that -- rumors. None of this has been confirmed as legitimate news or fact, it's just circulating around the rumor mill. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt. And please don't yell at us. We're just reporting.

Rumors for the Day:

  • Barcelona are ready to make an offer for Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, who is apparently on his way out of London. Barça would sign Courtois to replace Ter Stegen.
  • Arsene Wenger is planning to make a big offer for Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, whose future at the German powerhouse is uncertain.
  • James Rodríguez is all but set to leave Real Madrid due to lack of playing time, and Juventus already plan to make an offer for the Colombia international.
  • Virtual Premier League champions Leicester are ready to make an offer for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho to be N'Golo Kante's replacement if the Frenchman leaves in the summer.
  • Atlético Madrid star Antoine Griezmann could be on his way to the Premier League as Manchester United could offer up to €85 million to sign the French striker.
If you have heard of any rumors that you'd like to add, feel free to post them in the comments section below. Just remember they are only rumors and not facts, so please take them as such. Have fun!