The summer time switch window is right here, and there is loads of gossip swirling about who’s shifting the place. Transfer Talk brings you all the most recent buzz on rumours, comings and goings and, after all, executed offers!
TOP STORY: Bayern’s plan if Lewandowski leaves? Cristiano Ronaldo.
Bayern Munich plan to interchange Robert Lewandowski with Manchester United ahead Cristiano Ronaldo if the Poland worldwide leaves this summer time, in response to a report by AS.
Lewandowski has lengthy been linked with a transfer to Barcelona, because the striker has a robust want to depart Bayern and provides himself a brand new problem. It seems Ronaldo has an identical mindset at Old Trafford, as it’s turning into clearer that he desires to depart.
With Manchester City and Liverpool having signed Erling Haaland and Darwin Nunez respectively, Ronaldo is dropping religion that he can win titles with the Red Devils. He does not wish to waste his remaining years on the elite stage and fail so as to add to the achievements from all through his profession whereas Bayern reportedly guarantee him that they may struggle for the Bundesliga crown once more and be one of many important candidates to win the Champions League.
The Portugal worldwide’s future may see him transfer to Bavaria, one thing that might be seen as a serious coup for the Bundesliga champions and certain neutralise the blow of dropping Lewandowski. Especially after signing Sadio Mane, having Ronaldo be part of the likes of Thomas Muller, Kingsley Coman, Leroy Sane and Serge Gnaby will surely depart them with loads of attacking choices.
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– Sky Sports have reported that Chelsea are eager about Juventus centre-back Matthijs de Ligt, who has a €120 million launch clause. This comes with the Blues searching for defensive reinforcements after Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen joined Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively.
– With Juventus seeking to signal Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, Tuttosport report how I Bianconeri plan to boost the €40m wanted. Merih Demiral is prone to be part of Atalanta completely, Pietro Beruatto will be part of Pisa, Cremonese need Luca Zanimacchia however face competitors from Parma, Rolando Mandragora is getting nearer to becoming a member of Fiorentina, whereas Matteo Brunori may be part of Palermo completely. And De Ligt’s doable departure to Chelsea solely makes the necessity for Koulibaly extra pressing.
– Paris Saint-Germain have began discussions with Lens concerning a doable switch for Seko Fofana, as reported by L’Equipe. The Ivorian is certainly one of many midfielders who’ve been linked with PSG in current weeks, because the Ligue 1 champions see that as an space that’s essential to strengthen through the summer time switch window.
– Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele‘s future stays unsure together with his contract expiring on the finish of the month and Marca have provided an perception into his state of affairs. Things have reportedly stalled with Barcelona as they wait to see if they will safe the monetary offers they’ve been negotiating. Furthermore, Chelsea may transfer for the Frenchman even when they signal Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling, and Angel Di Maria‘s reported departure from Paris Saint-Germain means there’s a spot Dembele may fill, whereas he’s nonetheless on Bayern Munich’s shortlist regardless of their curiosity having waned barely in current days.
– Olympique de Marseille are set to make a monetary push to completely signal William Saliba from Arsenal, studies Foot Mercato, with this following the centre-back’s spectacular marketing campaign on mortgage with OM. It is even hinted that they might be keen to supply €40m for the Frenchman, whereas Pablo Longoria’s negotiating expertise are anticipated to be put to the check.
– Roma will maintain talks with Nicolo Zaniolo on the finish of the switch window if he’s nonetheless with the membership, studies Sky Sports Italia. His present deal runs out in 2024 and there have been discussions a few doable transfer to Tottenham Hotspur, although no provide or actual negotiations.