Barca To Miss Out On Arsenal Target
Those at the top of the Barcelona hierarchy are reportedly resigned to missing out on Leicester midfielder Youri Tielemans due to the fact he is expected to join another club – Arsenal, according to the Daily Mirror.
Chelsea To Replace Kante With Ex-Man City Midfielder
Chelsea have reportedly made former Manchester City midfielder Romeo Lavia their N’Golo Kante replacement, according toThe Sun. The Belgian youngster currently plays for Southampton, and has been one of the best young midfielders in the English Premier League this season.
Al-Nassr table ‘best offer’ for free agent Ronaldo
Al-Nassr have made the best offer so far to sign Cristiano Ronaldo, Sky Sports News has been told. But, contrary to reports, the Portugal star has not completed a deal to sign for the Saudi Arabian club.
Al-Nassr are one of a number of teams from the country interested in signing Ronaldo, who is a free agent after leaving Manchester United late last month.
Lyon gives Textor final deadline to buy club
Lyon has given American investor John Textor’s Eagle Football Holdings LLC until Wednesday to reach a final and unconditional agreement to buy the French Ligue 1 football club.
Billionaire Textor has bought stakes in soccer clubs around the world, with his interests including Brazilian club Botafogo, Premier League Crystal Palace and Belgian second division Molenbeek.
Man United eye Sommer & Frimpong
Man Utd are lining up a free transfer for 33-year-old goalkeeper Yann Sommer, according to The Sun. The paper also reports the club are ramping up their pursuit of Bayer Leverkusen and Netherlands right-back Jeremie Frimpong.
Clubs in China and UAE interested in Celtic target Afsha
Clubs in China and the UAE have expressed an interest in Celtic target Afsha. Sky Sports News reported on Sunday that the Scottish Premiership leaders Celtic are interested in Al-Ahly attacking midfielder Mohamed Magdy – more commonly known as Afsha.
OFFICIAL: Watford announce Kone signing
Watford have announced the signing of Canada midfielder Ismael Kone on a four-and-a-half-year contract. The 20-year-old joins the Hornets from Major League Soccer outfit Montreal for an undisclosed fee, starting from January 1.
OFFICIAL: Charlton sack Garner
Charlton have relieved Ben Garner of his duties as the club’s men’s first-team Manager. Garner was appointed in June 2022 but leaves The Valley after just 29 games in charge, with the Addicks languishing in 17th in Sky Bet League One.