Saturday, October 16, 2021

Rudiger wants more than €10M in new Chelsea deal

SPORT1 claims that Antonio Rudiger has found the recent contract offer from Chelsea “disrespectful”

The 28-year-old has a contract with the blues which will expire at the end of the season with many teams monitoring his situation at Chelsea.

The German International wants more €10 Million in his new chelsea deal as he currently earns €6.5 Million per year.

Man Utd mulling over Monaco star as Pogba replacement

Manchester United are mulling over the prospect of replacing Paul Pogba with Monaco Star Aurelien Tchouameni should he depart Manchester as per reports from ESPN

Paul Pogba’s future at Manchester United is far from secure with his contract set to wind down next June.

Real Madrid, Liverpool, PSG and Manchester City are also eyeing the Frenchman who plies his trade at Monaco.

Fonseca among candidates for Newcastle Job

ESPN claims that Former Roma Boss Paulo Fonseca is in the race to become the next Newcastle United Manager.

Fonseca has not been in a Football-related activity following his departure from AS Roma.

He could now be set for a new challenge in North England as the future of Steve Bruce is far from secure following the takeover at the club.

Declan Rice’s agent rules out Newcastle move

Declan Rice’s agent has rubbished reports that his client will be a transfer target for Newcastle United according to 90min.

Manchester United, Chelsea have long been interested in the services of the English Midfielder as he continues to attract interest from clubs around Europe.

Despite The Mouthwatering takeover of Newcastle United by the Saudi Investment Public fund, a move to Tyneside is not on the cards.

Benzema could help convince Mbappe of Madrid move

Karim Benzema could be asked for a Favour from Real Madrid to help convince his France teammate to make a move to the Spanish Capital as per Sport

The duo have been influential since the return of Benzema to the French National Team Fold.

Los Blancos think the excellent relationship between the star players will be key in the acquisition of the Paris Saint-Germain forward.

Friday, October 8, 2021

PSG thought of signing Salah last summer (Fabrizio Romano)

Paris Saint-Germain thought about signing Mohammed Salah during the last transfer window as per reports from Fabrizio Romano 

PSG had highlighted the egyptian star as a potential replacement for Kylian Mbappe amid interest from Real Madrid.

Liverpool made it crystal clear to the French Giants that Mo Salah was not for sale at any fee.

Juventus want €30 Million for Mckennie

Juventus have placed a €30 Million asking price from potential suitors for Weston Mckennie as per reports from Calciomercato

Tottenham Hotspur and Westham United are said to be interested in signing the 23-year-old Midfielder.

Mckennie has played in eight games for Juventus so far this season.

Juve & Inter in race for Leicester City fullback

Juventus and Inter Milan are set to go head-in-head for Timothy Castagne as per reports from La Derniere Heure

The two Italian clubs are expected to submit an offer for the fullback in January with Leicester City unwilling to sell him.

The Belgian fullback is valued at around £25 Million ( $34 million) 

Milan vying for Umtiti

AC Milan are interested in securing the signing of Samuel Umtiti from Barcelona; according to reports from Calciomercato.

The French Defender has yet to play for the Blaugrana this season and has had injury and fitness all through his time at the club.

The Catalan club will listen to offers for him with the Rossoneri set to submit an offer in January.

Former Man Utd keeper Romero closes in on Venezia move

Argentine Shotstopper Sergio Romero is close to joining Serie A side FC Venezia as a free agent as per reports from Fabrizio Romano

Negotiations are at the deciding stage amid interests from Spezia but Venezia are poised to  complete the deal soon.

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Martinelli considering his Arsenal future

Gabriel Martinelli is thinking about his future at Arsenal as per reports from the Mirror.

The younger forward is concerned about a lack of game time this season having only featured in two premier league games so far.

The 20-year-old consider his options next January if his lack of playing time at the club persists.

Inter Milan planning on offloading Sanchez to cut wage bill

Inter Milan are looking at balancing their finance books by offloading Alexis Sanchez in the January Transfer Window as per reports from Gazetta dello Sport

The Chilean is one of the highest earners in the squad with a €7-Million-a-year annual salary and the Milan Club are looking at the prospect of cutting down their wage bill.

The Nerrazurri are unlikely to be involved in transfer dealings during the next transfer window.

Arsenal, Wolves and Westham keen on Athletic Club Defender

Arsenal are vying for the signature of Athletic Club Defender Dani Vivian as per reports from fichajes

Two other premier league club in Westham United and Wolves are also interested in Vivian who spent last season with Mirandes on loan.

Dani Vivian has a contract with Athletic Club until 2023.

Inter holding contract talks with Barella

Inter Milan have started contract talks with Nicola Barella over a new long term contract extension as per reports from Fabrizio Romano 

Negotiations have started and an agreement could be reached as soon as possible despite no “urgency” in the need for the Midfielder to sign quickly because he still has a contract until 2024.

The Nerrazurri are keen on rewarding their prized asset for his efforts.

Newcastle’s takeover set to be back on track

According to the Mirror, The takeover of Newcastle United by the Saudi Investment fund is set to be back on track and will receive a significant boost.

The Arabian contigency is set to resolve its conflict with beIN Sports, one of the key reasons the takeover couldn’t materialize till this moment.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Milan set to offer new deal to Stefano Pioli

AC Milan are already preparing a new deal for their head coach Stefano Pioli as per reports from Milan News.

The Milan boss has been in charge of the Rossoneri since 2019 and is set to be rewarded with a new contract.

Onana to join Inter Milan as a free agent (Fabrizio Romano)

Andre Onana has reached an agreement to join Inter Milan as a free agent in 2022 according to Italian Journalist Fabrizio Romano 

The Nerrazurri never considered Arsenal Goalkeeper Bernd Leno as a transfer option with the Cameroon International always a prime target.

City leading Spurs, Madrid in race for Pau Torres

Manchester City are winning the race for the signature of Villareal’s Pau Torres; according to Marca.

Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid are also in the race to sign the 24-year-old Defender in the new year.

Pau Torres has a £51 Million Release clause in his contract Villareal contract.

Tottenham highlight PSG Striker as Transfer option

Tottenham Hotspur have identified Paris Saint-Germain Striker Mauro Icardi as a potential signing as per reports from Calciomercato.

The French Giants are resolved to losing the 28-year-old Argentine Striker at the end of the season.

Juventus are also said to be interested in the Former Inter Milan Striker but the Lilywhites are confident of signing him ahead of the Bianconeri.

Man Utd not planning on firing Solskjaer (The Sun)

Manchester United are not thinking of getting rid of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as per reports from The Sun.

The Norwegian has received criticism from certain quarters following some unimpressive results amid tough games that are on the way.

OGS seems to have the full backing of the Manchester United Board as he looks to chase  his first silverware in charge of the Red Devils 

Monday, October 4, 2021

Atletico join Bayern, Dortmund in race for Werner

Atletico Madrid are now the latest team to express their interest in signing Chelsea Striker Timo Werner as per reports from Transfer Marker Hub

Apart from the Los Rojiblancos, Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich are also keen on offering him a way out of Chelsea.

Timo Werner has scored just 13 goals in 59 appearances for the blues.

Rudiger attracting interest from Spanish giants.

Real Madrid are keen on signing Antonio Rudiger from Chelsea as per reports from Calciomercato 

The German’s deal with Chelsea expires next summer meaning he can sign a pre-contract with any potential suitor in January.

Carlo Ancelotti sees the the 28-year-old central defender as an ideal addition to shore up his backline.

Real Madrid offered chance to sign RB Leipzig star

According to Mundo Deportivo, Real Madrid have been offered the opportunity to sign Christopher Nkunku next year.

The 23-year-old’s agent is working behind the scenes to get his client on Real Madrid’s Radar ahead of the next transfer window.

Nkunku has had an excellent goalscoring start to this season.

Van de beek’s agent already working on exit

Donny Van de beek’s agent is said to be working behind the scenes to get his client out of Old trafford in January according to reports from Calciomercato.

The Dutch Midfielder is said to be wanted by a host of Clubs in Italy with playing time hard to come by in the Red half of Manchester.

Ranieri to seal deal to become new watford manager

Claudio Ranieri has arrived at the Watford’s Training Ground this morning as per reports from Sky Sports News.

The Italian tactician is in town to seal his deal to become the new hornet’s manager.

Friday, October 1, 2021

Barcelona identify Klopp as Koeman replacement (El Nacional)

Barcelona have highlighted Liverpool Manager Jurgen Klopp as a potential replacement for Ronald Koeman as per claims from El Nacional 

La Blaugrana fancy their chances of convincing the German Tactician to make the move to Catalunya to coach their team.

Jurgen Klopp is currently settled at Liverpool and it will take a bit more convincing to persuade him to coach a team in financial crisis and struggling domestically and continentally.

Koeman “has one game to save his job”

Barcelona Manager Ronald Koeman will remain in charge for the game against Atletico Madrid this weekend but the club will consider his stance after the international break as per reports from Sport

The Dutchman will have to oversee a victory against the Laliga champions to remain in his job as the Blaugrana’s Manager.

The Catalan Club have endured an underwhelming start to the season losing both of their champions league games fixtures.

Kessie wants €8m-a-year deal to stay put in Milan

Franck Kessie could well end up leaving AC Milan in January amid interests from Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain.

The Midfielder’s current contract expires at end of this season meaning he can enter pre-contract talks with non-italian clubs in January if an extension is not confirmed.

Franck Kessie wants at least €8m-a-year deal to stay at the Milan based club for the foreseeable future 

Inter Milan failed to sign two star players last summer

Inter Milan were interested in signing Giacomo Raspadori and Gianluca Scamacca in the summer from Sassuolo both they weren’t ready to listen to their offer.

The Sassuolo Chief Executive Officer Giovanni Carnevali told Corriere dello Sport about the approach from the Nerrazurri club.

“Marotta asked me for both, but we gamble on young players and for this reason, we sold [Francesco] Caputo. Now Giacomo and Gianluca will have more chances to show their qualities.

“Our club do not need to sell at all costs and we do certain operations only when we deem it appropriate, also taking into account the good of the boys.”

Spurs still keeping tabs on Pochettino (Football Insider)

Tottenham Hotspur will not hesitate to reappoint Mauricio Pochettino if the opportunity arises as per the Football Insider.

Nuno Espirito Santo is said to be increasingly under significant pressure following spurs loss to Arsenal.

However, Pochettino’s future at PSG remains stable which a managerial change is out of the cards.