The January switch window may look like a distant reminiscence, however that does not imply the hearsay mill has shut down! Hypothesis over summer season strikes is heating up, so try the most recent gossip under, and see all official deals here.
TOP STORY: Barca need Morata to bolster assault
Alvaro Morata is the most recent participant to be linked with a transfer to the Camp Nou, with Foot Mercato reporting that Barcelona have set their sights on the No. 9 who has spent the previous season on mortgage at Juventus from Atletico Madrid.
The French outlet claims that Juventus are unable to activate the clause of €45 million to make Morata’s transfer everlasting, which suggests the 28-year-old will return to Spain after registering 18 objectives and 10 assists for the Italian membership.
This leaves the door open for Barca, who’re already trying to overhaul their assault with offers shut for Sergio Aguero. Sources knowledgeable ESPN’s Moises Llorens earlier relating to the Aguero deal, and that information now appears to be confirmed Thursday night with Fabrizio Romano claiming that an settlement has been reached on a contract that can see the Manchester Metropolis ahead be part of on a two-year deal.
The Italian journalist additionally reported that Barcelona will make an official provide to Memphis Depay. The Lyon ahead has been linked with the Spanish membership all year long whereas sustaining good kind within the Ligue 1, scoring 20 objectives in 32 begins.
– Barcelona need to reacquire Adrian Bernabe, who left the Spanish membership to affix Manchester Metropolis in 2018, in keeping with Mundo Deportivo. The 19-year-old midfielder, who can even play left-back, is about to be out of contract in the summertime and will be part of Eric Garcia, who has additionally been rumoured with a return to La Liga.
– The race for Carney Chukwuemeka is heating up with numerous golf equipment within the Aston Villa prospect. Bild stories that Borussia Dortmund are among the many golf equipment monitoring the scenario of the 17-year-old, who made his Premier League debut on Wednesday in opposition to Tottenham Hotspur, with the assumption that he can observe within the footsteps of Jude Bellingham.
– One other from Fabrizio Romano here, who claims that Lyon centre-back Joachim Andersen is receiving curiosity relating to a possible switch again to the Premier League. The Denmark defender spent the previous season on mortgage at Fulham and is reported to wish to keep within the England’s prime flight, with Spurs on the entrance of the road to safe the companies of the 24-year-old.
– Leeds United are reportedly trying so as to add one other Brazilian to their ranks with Matheus Cunha of Hertha Berlin sizzling on Marcelo Bielsa’s radar. That is in keeping with Kicker, which stories that the English membership have intensified their pursuit for 21-year-old attacker. Cunha predominantly performs on the left-hand aspect, which may see him lining up on the alternative flank to Raphinha, who joined at Elland Street in October.
– Arsenal’s shortlist of attacking midfielders is rising stronger with Dortmund’s Julian Brandt the most recent candidate to exchange Martin Odegaard. Kicker claims that the North London membership are nonetheless very a lot within the 25-year-old Germany worldwide, although the Dortmund hierarchy may demand a notable price with the attacking midfielder contracted till 2024.