The summer transfer window is here and there are a lot of rumors about who is moving where. Transfer Talk will tell you about the latest rumors, comings and goings, and of course the deals that have been made!
MAIN STORY: Abraham targeted by Manchester United and Arsenal
Arsenal and Manchester United may battle over the signing of the England international. Tammy Abraham This summer they continue to search for a striker. Corriere dello Sport.
The 24-year-old striker reportedly caught the attention of a number of clubs last season with an impressive 17-goal campaign at Roma in 37 Serie A appearances, but it is Erik ten Hag’s Gunners and United leading the race.
When Abraham joined Giallorossi For around €40m from Chelsea last season, the Blues will have the first option to sign Abraham if they want to bring him back to Stamford Bridge for €80m. Any move could prove difficult, however, given signs that Abraham is happy in Italy and has no plans to leave the Estadio Olimpico.
Abraham reportedly enjoyed working under Roma boss José Mourinho last season as he helped win the European Conference League title.
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11:29 Moscow time: Barcelona President Joan Laporta joked about the Manchester City coach. Pep Guardiola about the club’s interest in Bernardo Silva when starting a charity match between the two sides.
City will travel to Camp Nou on 24 August to raise money for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), which former Barça goalkeeper Juan Carlos Unsue was diagnosed with in 2020.
“We will bring all the artillery for the game,” Guardiola said before being interrupted by Laporta.
What about Bernardo Silva? joked the head of Barca.
Guardiola replied with a laugh: “Bernardo and 10 others.”
After the presentation, Guardiola added that he believes the midfielder will remain in the English champions.
“I think he will continue [City]”, – he said. – But I have always said that I do not need players who do not want to be with us. But Bernardo is important, and I think he will stay. The goal of the club is for him to stay. “
Reports in the Catalan press in recent weeks claim that the Barça coach Javi Hernandez asked the club to try to sign the Portugal midfielder who wanted to leave City last summer.
Barça are looking forward to a possible sale of merchandising and television rights in the coming days, as well as a potential exit from the midfielder. Frankie de Jongwill allow them to go to Silva.
11.04 Moscow time: Arsenal are ready to buy Porto midfielder for 40 million euros. Fabio Vieira.
Julien Lawrence talks about Arsenal’s first summer signing of midfielder Fabio Vieira from Porto.
10:38 Moscow time: Valladolid owner Ronaldo Nazario wants to take both. Dani Alves as well as Marcelo to his side ahead of a new campaign, according to UOL.
Alves, 39, and Marcelo, 34, were released this summer from Barcelona and Real Madrid, respectively, and are free agents.
Valladolid is looking for reinforcements after the move to La Liga and believes the experienced Brazilian full-backs can help them stay afloat.
10:19 Moscow time: Former Liverpool midfielder. Lucas Leiva intends to return to Brazilian football and sign Gremio as a free agent, sources told ESPN Brazil.
The 35-year-old midfielder joined the Serie A team in 2017 after a successful run at Anfield and is now ready to return to his homeland after 15 years in Europe.
10.06 Moscow time: AC Milan ready to sign Marcelo after he left Real Madrid, but the 34-year-old left-back is still considering his options, according to Diario AS.
The newspaper reports that the Serie A club is willing to pay Marcelo, who became the most decorated player in Madrid’s history last season with 25 trophies before his contract expires this month, 3 million euros a year after taxes.
That’s half of what he was earning as his 15-year stay at the Bernabéu came to an end, and the Brazilian defender is now looking for alternatives, including Marseille, while AC Milan decide whether to increase the offer.
09:44 Moscow time: Besiktas was the latest club to take an interest in the Real Madrid striker. Luka Jovic, It is reported by Diario AS.although the Serbian international would prefer promotion to Serie A, with Fiorentina his priority as a destination.
Jovic, 24, has not been able to fit in at Real Madrid since signing for €60m with Eintracht Frankfurt in 2019, scoring just three goals in La Liga, but he still has three years left on his contract with “Bernabeu”.
Besiktas looking for forward deals, AS says Alexander Sorlot — who spent last season on loan at Real Sociedad from RB Leipzig — or Wut Weghorst from Burnley and considered bringing Jovic on loan as an alternative.
09:16 Moscow time: Liverpool want to sign Inter midfielder Nico Barella and reportedly ready to use Nabi Keita within the transaction claims calciomercato.
The 25-year-old Barella is regarded as one of the best young midfielders in Europe and Inter are reluctant to let the Italian go.
However, the club’s financial situation may require them to replace several major stars and adding Keita to the roster could result in NerazzurriRequests price down.
08:46 Moscow time: ICYMI – OL Reign Announces Signing Of Olympic Champion Jordyn Huitema from Paris Saint-German on a one-year contract.
Huitema, 21, announced on Thursday that she was leaving PSG after three seasons and it was widely reported that she would be moving to the Women’s National Football League.
The forward’s contract also includes the option to extend her contract through the 2024 NWSL season.
“I’m really looking forward to this new chapter and opportunity with OL Reign. This team is made up of the most talented players from all over the world and I am honored to be a part of it,” Whitem said in a statement. . “I’m very eager to start and can’t wait to contribute to the team’s success.”
08:30 Moscow time: ICYMI – Bayern agreed to sign Sadio Mane from Liverpool and will end his six-year stay at Anfield, sources told ESPN.
The Senegalese’s future at Liverpool has been in serious doubt since striker Darwin Nunez joined the Premier League team from Benfica in a club-record deal worth up to €100m.
On Friday, a person familiar with the situation revealed that Liverpool had agreed a €41m fee with the Bundesliga champions.
Julien Lawrence and Gemma Soler explain why Frenkie de Jong’s move to Manchester United makes a lot of sense.
PAPER Gossip (Adam Brown)
– Manchester United are preparing to make a new offer to Barcelona next week as they look to reach a deal for Frankie de Jongaccording to Fabrizio Romano. United manager Ten Hag has reportedly made the 25-year-old midfielder his top target this summer. blaugrana may be willing to transfer him for around 85 million euros as they look to raise funds to strengthen other parts of the team.
– Celtic and Udinese ready to battle for Metz star Amadou Mbengewrites Foot Mercato. The 20-year-old midfielder attracted a lot of interest from the Bundesliga in January, but now it looks like more clubs across Europe will be joining the race to sign him. Mbenge is due to become a free agent on June 30 but has yet to agree new terms with Le Grenas.
– Mario Gotze it looks like he’s on his way back to the Bundesliga and reports say he’s getting closer to a move to Eintracht Frankfurt, according to Sport1. Talks are reportedly scheduled for next week and the 30-year-old striker PSV Eindhoven has reportedly chosen the Europa League champions as his next destination. Gotze is also on Benfica’s radar.
Liverpool are interested in signing Marco Asensioaccording to Sport. Despite recent reports that the Reds have completed their transfer deals this summer, the report indicates that Jurgen Klopp has identified Asensio as a target. The 26-year-old attacking midfielder made 31 appearances for Real Madrid in La Liga last season, scoring 10 goals.
– River Plate will resume talks with Atlético Junior as they look to finalize the transfer Miguel Borjaaccording to Pipe Sierra. The Colombian club has reportedly been persuaded to allow the 29-year-old striker to leave for the right fee, with River preparing to make an offer next week. The Colombian has scored eight goals in 11 Liga Dimayor regular season games and has since scored twice in six playoff games.