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Liverpool competing with Bayern for next Dutch wonder kid

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Liverpool are set to go head-to-head with Bayern Munich to sign Sepp van der Berg, who is being hailed as potentially one of the next big stars of the future to emerge from the Netherlands. The 17 –year old central defender currently plays for Eredivsie side PEC Zwolle, and has broken his way into the Dutch under-19 side, having won ...

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United and Inter differ in Lukaku valuation

The possible departure of Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku to Inter Milan is on hold, after reports emerged suggesting that the two clubs are some way apart in their valuation of the Belgian striker. United are prepared to let the 26 year old leave Old Trafford for £75 million, the fee that they paid Everton for him when they signed ...

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United under pressure from Adidas over Pogba

Manchester United are under pressure from one of their major sponsors, Adidas, over the proposed sale of Paul Pogba. The club signed a major £750 million ten-year deal with the German sportswear firm in the summer of 2015 designed to help promote their famous brand in key markets such as Asia, as well as Europe and North America. However, Adidas ...

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Tottenham willing to sell Trippier to Juventus

Tottenham are preparing for a bid from Juventus for right-back Kieran Trippier – and are willing to let the England man join the Italian champions for £25 million. The 28-year old endured a difficult campaign last season as his form dipped following last summer’s exploits with England, which saw him reach, and score, in a World Cup semi-final. Now Tottenham ...

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Former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Torres retires

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The 35-year old, who won the World Cup with Spain in 2010, and back to back European Championships either side of that tournament, has been playing in Japan recently, having signed for Sagan Tosu in the J1 League, after leaving his boyhood club Atlético Madrid for the second time in July last year. English fans will remember him best for ...

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Jorginho ready to follow Sarri to Juventus

The agent of Chelsea midfielder Jorginho has hinted that the player is ready to leave Chelsea and follow the departed Maurizio Sarri to Juventus. The 60-year old Italian, who was presented to the media in Italy as the new coach of the Serie A champions, made Jorginho one of his first major signings last year, paying £50 million to bring ...

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United want Diop

Manchester United are interested in signing West Ham defender Issa Diop. United have identified signing a top-class centre back as a priority this summer, and they have already had a bid for Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly, worth £75 million turned down, with indications they will have to offer closer to £100 million to secure his services. They are also interested, along ...

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Zola set to leave Chelsea

Gianfranco Zola is set to follow Maurizio Sarri out of the Stamford Bridge exit door. The 60-year old Italian manager announced on Sunday that he was leaving the West London club to take up the vacant position at Juventus, following the departure of Max Allegri from his post at the end of last season. Frank Lampard is the overwhelming favourite ...

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Salah staying at Anfield – for now

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Mo Salah has rejected the chance to move away from Anfield this summer. That is according to The Mirror who report that both Real Madrid and Juventus were willing to submit £150 million bids for the Egyptian forward, who has scored 71 goals in 104 games since his move to Merseyside. However, Salah has left the door open for a ...

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Torreira not for sale

Arsenal have no intention of selling Lucas Torriera this summer. That is despite reported interest from Italy and AC Milan, who are set to appoint Marco Giampaolo as manager. Giampaolo is currently manager at Serie A rivals Sampdoria, the club that sold the Uruguayan midfielder to The Gunners last summer in a £26 million deal. However, although he is keen ...

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