Transfer Talk: Neymar deal stalls, Zaniolo to extend
Written by: Shivam Tiwari
All the latest transfer news related to Neymar, PSG, Juventus, Real Madrid, AS Roma and others.
The English transfer window has ended but there's still a lot of business to be done throughout the other European leagues, including the Premier League. We take a look at the ones that are still said to be in talks and have the chances of getting penned down before the European transfer window closes.
Fenerbahce keen to sign Rojo after Kolarov deal fails
"Alexander Kolarov isn't available!" is the word from AS Roma to Fenerbache. Consequently, Fenerbache is keen to sign Marcos Rojo on loan, Turkish newspaper Posta claims.
The Argentine defender has fallen further down the pecking order of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after the world-record signing of Harry Maguire and would have to look for another team for regular playing time.
Real Madrid have yet another injury
As confirmed by Real Madrid, Rodrygo Goes has injured his right thigh making things even more complicated at the Santiago Bernabeau. The 18-year-old was to feature in Real Madrid Castilla's recent friendly until having injured himself.
The injury further complicates James Rodriguez's departure since Los Blancos have fallen short of options, The Independent claims.
Bakayoko is close to a loan move to Monaco
Tiemoue Bakayoko re-joined Chelsea after an impressive loan spell at AC Milan hoping for a second chance from the Blues. But the Chelsea manager and legend Frank Lampard is unimpressed with the youngster.
According to reports from L'Equipe, Monaco would be more than happy to welcome former player Bakayoko in a loan move.
Shinji Kagawa presented in front of 6000 fans
The newest Real Zaragoza acquisition and former Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa has been presented by the club in front of its 6000 fans after having signed him from Borussia Dortmund.
Dortmund loaned the Japanese midfielder to Besiktas last season and finally decided to sell him now.
Neymar deal: Barcelona offers cash + Phillipe Coutinho
Neymar deal has seen another twist with PSG rejecting Barcelona's Coutinho + cash deal, Mundo Deportivo claim.
The Parisian club feels the money isn't enough for someone like Neymar.
Zaniolo to extend his stay at Roma
Nicolo Zaniolo has impressed Roma in the previous season and the recent pre-season. The midfielder has attracted interests from Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus.
To put the possibility of the midfielder leaving Rome aside, AS Roma have decided to extend the contract of him, multiple Italian sources including Calciomercato have reported.
Mario Balotelli close to Serie A move
The former Italian international Mario Balotelli is set to sign with the Seria A newcomers Brescia as their marquee signing, Sky Sports Italia reports.
The forward was previously on contract with Marseille but has been a free agent this summer.
Icardi could join PSG if Neymar deal happens
Neymar's move to any La Liga giant would create a domino effect leading to many possible moves.
Valencia would sign Andre Silva
Rodrigo Moreno is wanted by Atletico Madrid and could well possibly join them after Christian Eriksen and James Rodriguez moves failed.
To replace the Spaniard, Valencia would look to sign Andre Silva, a player for whom AC Milan are keen to listen to offers, the Independent reports.
Bayern to re-sign Mandzukic
The club for Turin have been open to the idea of selling Mandzukic with him being offered to multiple clubs.
Published: Wed Aug 14, 2019 07:22 PM IST