European Transfer Roundup: Pogba-Bale swap, Neymar to leave PSG and more
Written by: Atrayo Bhattacharya
With the continental season winding down to a close business is set to pick up in the summer transfer market as clubs look to bolster their squads.
The season is almost overall across Europe and teams and their think have started their job of mending the areas the team went wrong and bringing in reinforcements accordingly. The best talents will always be under the radar for the clubs as big teams like Real Madrid, Manchester United, Bayern Munich haven't had a great season this time and a lot of activity can be expected from them this summer.
Premier League: Pogba on his way to Real Madrid?
Despite interest from foreign clubs like PSG and Juventus, Fulham youngster Ryan Sessegnon looks set to join Tottenham Hotspur. However, Fulham have made it very clear that want £35m for the teenage sensation. (Source- Daily Mail)
English veteran defender Phil Jagielka unsure whether he has played his last match for Everton or not, as his contract expires this summer.
The Blues are also looking to extend the contract of Ruben Loftus-Cheek as they look to tie the youngster down at the Stamford Bridge. The England international still has two years remaining on his contract, but the Chelsea management doesn't want to take any chances next season. (Source- Sun)
Real Madrid boss, Zinedine Zidane wants to rope in Manchester United star Paul Pogba. However, the Red Devils do not want to sell their top player but are looking to hear deals of £130 million or more. On the other hand, the Los Blancos are unwilling to pay so much money for the Frenchman and hence they could add Gareth Bale in the deal to make it more lucrative for the Red Devils. (Source- SUN)
La Liga: Real Madrid agree terms with Luka Jovic
Real Madrid agree on personal terms with Eintracht Frankfurt's Serbian marksman Luka Jovic. The Los Blancos have agreed on a £51m deal with the German club. However, Frankfurt wants Real Madrid to include Mariano Diaz in the deal as well. (Source- Marca)
De Ligt's move to Barcelona on hold as agent Mino Raiola looks to listen to more offers from clubs like PSG, Juventus and Bayern. (Source- Marca)
Bundesliga: Bayern in talks with Ajax winger, Hakim Ziyech
Teams looking to rope in James Rodriguez after Bayern reportedly not looking to sign him permanently from a loan deal. The Colombian will return to Real Madrid and then will be sold. Clubs like Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea are interested in the Bayern loanee. (Source- Daily Express)
Bayern Munich are also in talks with Ajax star, Hakim Ziyech as the Bayern officials have been very impressed with the Moroccan winger's performance this season.
Ligue 1: Real Madrid lining up to land Neymar from PSG?
PSG star Neymar has a release clause of €170 million that will go in effect after next season. It increases the chances of Neymar departing the French capital especially after interest from Real Madrid. (Source- Mundo Deportivo)
Published: Sat May 04, 2019 05:25 PM IST