Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Man Utd eye Everton’s Gueye as Herrera replacement

  • ‘Tierney funds no problem for Man Utd’

Kieran Tierney is being tipped to leave Celtic in the near future, with Stiliyan Petrov conceding that leading European sides such as Manchester United will have “no problem” funding a transfer.

A Hoops legend has told the Daily Record:”If a huge offer comes in the reality is you have to take it. It will take big money to get him. I don’t know how much but it will be no problem for a Man Utd or whatever.”

Drinkwater has no future at Chelsea

Chelsea have informed Danny Drinkwater that he has no future at the club, according to The Guardian.

The England international midfielder was informed back in August that he did not fit in Maurizio Sarri’s plans and the door is open for him to find a summer switch.

Godin destined to join Inter

Diego Godin is “90 per cent sure” to join Inter this summer, according to ESPN.

The 33-year-old Atletico Madrid defender has long been linked with a switch to Serie A and, as he prepares to become a free agent, is set to move to San Siro on a three-year contract.

PSG owners plan to find Championship club

Mignolet puts Liverpool future call on hold

Simon Mignolet remains eager to see more game time, but the Liverpoolgoalkeeper is putting future plans on hold as he chases down titles with “the strongest team” he has seen at Anfield.

The Belgium international has slipped down the pecking order on Merseyside following the £65 million ($85m) arrival of Alisson.

Inter to choose between Conte & Mourinho
Inter are trying to decide between Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho as they look to appoint a new coach this summer.

Both are expected to return to management ahead of next season, with Conte having been out of the game since he was sacked by Chelsea last summer and Mourinho out of work since December.

Inter’s owners want to bring Mourinho back to the club he won a European and domestic treble with, but director Giuseppe Marotta would rather hire his former Juventus colleague Conte.

Real Madrid lower Bale asking price to €70m

Real Madrid are hoping they can help the sale of Gareth Bale along by lowering his price tag to €70 million (£60m/$79m), says Sport.

The Spanish giants want to offload the Welsh attacker this summer, with Manchester United and Tottenham touted as possible destinations.

Madrid were aiming to sell him at a profit initially, but now it seems they are ready to cut that fee down to speed up his departure.

Roma enter battle for Kounde

Roma are ready to compete with Atletico MadridAC Milan and Lyon for the signing of Bordeaux defender Jules Kounde, Corriere dello Sport says.

The 20-year-old centre-back has impressed since breaking into the first-team last season, barely missing a minute of Ligue 1 action this term.

Many teams across Europe are eyeing him up, including InterLazio and Sevilla, but Roma are preparing an offer.

Gueye to replace Herrera at Man Utd?

PSG target becomes Solskjaer’s No.1 target

Everton midfielder Idrissia Gueye is Manchester United‘s preferred target to replace Ander Herrera this summer, Evening Standard says.

With his contract running out at the end of the season, Herrera looks set to leave Old Trafford amid talk of a move to Paris Saint-Germain.

The French side tried to buy Gueye in January but saw their offers knocked back by the Toffees. Now that the Ligue 1 giants have turned to Herrera, Gueye could be set to fill in for the Red Devils.

Man Utd lead race for €100m Fernandes

Manchester United are first in line to snap up Sporting star Bruno Fernandes, according to A Bola.

The Red Devils have already made contact with the 24-year-old midfielder and are in good position to snap him up ahead of AC Milan.

The fee will prove the biggest objective, though, as Sporting are said to be holding out for the €100 million (£86m/$113m) in his release clause.

Madrid to let Bale pick his next club

Forward to leave Los Blancos this summer

Real Madrid are keen to offload Gareth Bale this summer if they can find a buyer willing to pay the €175 million (£151m/$197m) the club want for him.

AS report that Manchester United and Bayern Munich are the two clubs with the most interest and that the Spanish giants will let the player decide where he goes so long as their price is met.

Inter join chase for Lille’s Pepe

Inter Milan have joined the chase for Lille‘s Nicolas Pepe, according to Le10sport.

But the Italian side will have to fight off interest German giants Bayern Munichto get a deal done.

Saul considering Atletico Madrid exit

Saul Niguez is considering an exit from Atletico Madrid this summer with Manchester CityManchester United and Barcelona interested in the midfielder.

The Mirror claims the Spanish side have put a £130 million ($130m) buy-out clause on the 24-year-old, who is thought to be Pep Guardiola’s top target for City this summer.

West Ham leading race for Clyne

West Ham are leading the race for Liverpool right-back Nathaniel Clyne, according to Football Insider. 

Clyne played sparingly for Liverpool in the first half of the season, before a loan to Bournemouth in the second half of the campaign has revived his career.

The 28-year-old is understood to be keen on a move to a London side, and the Hammers have a need at right-back with Pablo Zabaleta out of contract at season’s end.

Pogba’s agent in talks with Real Madrid

Mino Raiola is making some big demands to bring his client to the Bernabeu

Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola is in talks with Real Madrid over a transfer for his client, according to Le10Sport.

The Manchester United midfielder is understood to be interested in moving to the Santiago Bernabeu in the summer to join up with his fellow Frenchman Zinedine Zidane.

Raiola is demanding a €18 million (£16m/$20m) commission for his client’s transfer, as well as assurances Pogba will be among the three highest-paid Madrid players.

Mislintat to become Stuttgart sporting director

Former Arsenal head of recruitment Sven Mislintat is set to take over as Stuttgart‘s sporting director, reports Kicker.

Mislintat abruptly left Arsenal in February after only 14 months in his role, following his reputation-making stint as chief scout at Borussia Dortmund.

The 46-year-old may take over a team in the second division with Stuttgart currently in 16th in the Bundesliga and currently on course for the promotion-relegation playoff.

Rodriguez interested in Napoli move

James Rodriguez is interested in a move to Napoli, according to his father-in-law.

The Colombia star is nearing the end of a two-year loan with Bayern Munich, with his future at parent club Real Madrid still up in the air.

Rodriguez may be heading for a reunion with former Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti, who currently manages Napoli.

“My daughter Daniela told me that he has a great relationship with Carlo Ancelotti and would be happy to reunite with him,” Hernan Ospina told Radio Kiss Kiss.

West Brom to offer Neil managerial role

West Brom are set to offer Alex Neil the their managerial position, according to The Telegraph.

Neil is currently managing Preston North End, where he has helped the Lilywhites stay near playoff contention for two seasons in a row.

The Baggies are willing to pay Preston around £650,000 in compensation to land Neil.

Lyon and Napoli chasing Bennacer

Lyon and Napoli are both looking to sign Empoli midfielder Ismael Bennacer, reports Le10Sport.

Bennacer, 21, left Arsenal in 2017 and has been flourishing with his new side, first in Serie B last year and now in Serie A this term.

Napoli have already made a bid of €16 million (£14m/$18m) for the Algeriainternational, with Lyon likely to follow suit.              

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