Transfer Gossip: Napoli eyeing Tottenham's Kieran Trippier
Written by: Atrayo Bhattacharya
It is being reported that Manchester United have three crucial players, who are reevaluating their future at Old Trafford.
As we enter the last phase of this season, teams who haven't performed to their standards, are looking to fill the gaps in their squads and bring in reinforcements in the summer transfer window. Hence the rumours have already gone berserk as clubs look to rope in the best talents around the world.
Premier League- Manchester City are looking for a new defensive midfielder
Rodri is being linked with Pep Guardiola's side
Starting from the Premier League, Manchester United are looking desperate for an overhaul next season, as the Red Devils are looking to bring the lost fire back in their ranks. Similarly Arsenal, Liverpool and Chelsea are also up for a busy summer.
Manchester United numero uno, David De Gea alongside Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku are reportedly re-evaluating their future at Old Trafford if in case the Red Devils fail to qualify for the Champions League. (source- Guardian)
Meanwhile, Manchester City are eager to break the bank for Atletico Madrid youngster and Spain international, Rodri. The 22-year old centre midfielder has emerged as a top target for Pep Guardiola's side as the Spaniard sees him as a long term replacement for Fernandinho. (source-Telegraph)
However, City can face a blow this summer after former Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez has threatened to leave the club after struggling to find enough game time this season, as stated by Daily Mail.
Arsenal boss, Unai Emery is ready to set up a clearout in the summer and German defender, Shkodran Mustafi is one of the many players to be transfer listed. (Source-Mail)
Chelsea on the other hand, are lining up a highly audacious bid to for Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho in order to replace Real Madrid bound Eden Hazard, as stated by Daily Mail.
Serie A- Juventus lead the transfer rumours as the Bianconeri are linked with several players
Juventus are also looking to strengthen their options as they battle it out with Tottenham Hotspur for securing the signature for Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon. (source- Express)
Whereas Napoli are in the race to sign Tottenham defender Kieran Trippier with Manchester United also interested in the England international. Spurs are looking to cash in on the 28-Year old this summer. (source-Sun)
Meanwhile, both Milan clubs are chasing As Roma and Italy international Lorenzo Pellegrini to bolster their midfield for the upcoming season. (Source- Calciomercato)
La Liga- Barcelona set to sign contract extension with Chilean midfielder, Arturo Vidal, Real Madrid set to cash in or loan Gareth Bale.
The Los Blancos are set to put up Gareth Bale on sale in the summer or loan out the Wales International if they fail to find any suitable offer. Manchester United can rope in Gareth Bale on loan for just £5m reported by Marca and Mirror.
La Liga leaders, FC Barcelona are set to extend Chilean midfielder, Arturo Vidal's contract for another year keeping him at the club till 2022. (Source-Sport)
Reports suggest that Atletico Madrid are set to sell Antoine Greizmann to fund a move for highly regarded youth prospect from Benfica, Joao Felix.
The Los Rojiblancos are also in battle against Tottenham to sign Fenerbahce midfield prospect, Eljif Elmas. The 19-year old centre midfielder from Macedonia has impressed this season in the Turkish league and therefore Italian Serie A side Fiorentina are also interested in the youngster. (Source Sport)
Bundesliga- Renato Sanches' future at Bayern is under scrutiny
Portuguese midfielder, Renato Sanches is not happy with the opportunities he is getting under Bayern boss, Niko Kovac and is set to leave the club either on loan or permanently. (Source- Bild)
Bayern are set to go through a process of metamorphosis and hence they are looking at reinforcements in the Serie A. Fiorentina's Federico Chiesa and Roma's Nicola Zaniola are among the top targets of the German giants. (Source- Calciomercato)
Meanwhile, with Christian Pulisic joining Chelsea at the end of this season, Dortmund are looking to finalize the deal with Monchengladbach midfielder Thorgan Hazard. However, Premier League clubs Arsenal and Liverpool are also interested in the Belgium midfielder. (Source- BILD, Sun)
Manchester United on the other hand, have made an enquiry about Bayern defender Niklas Sule, as the Red Devils are eager to bring in defensive reinforcements this summer. (Source- Sport, Teamtalk)
Ligue 1- PSG looking to replace Cavani with Icardi
The Argentine is being rumoured to join PSG
Paris Saint Germain and their Uruguayan striker, Edinson Cavani are ready to part ways this summer, as the club has slapped a $45M price tag on the forward. Atletico Madrid are interested in the forward as PSG look to fund a move for Inter Milan star Mauro Icardi to replace the 32-year old attacker. (Source- Le10 sport)
Lille winger Nicolas Pepe has been impressive this season in the league and hence clubs like Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Bayern are looking to rope him in in the summer. Lille have recently slapped a £70m price tag for the 23-year old. (Source- Daily Mail)
Published: Tue Apr 23, 2019 05:49 PM IST