Football transfer rumours: Federico Chiesa to make 70m Spurs move?
After football’s Day Of Shame? you can easliy all utilize some cheering up, how about we tuck in to the something that can convey a smile evidently of even the most disillusioned fan: a bucketload of wild transfer speculation!
Stand by for a large swirl of dust, a loud creaking noise as well as sudden appearance of several elderly moths: Daniel Levy is opening his chequebook and Spurs are getting with a summer spree. They’ll combat Juventus, Inter and Milan over Fiorentina’s Federico Chiesa, who has a 70m release clause.
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Tottenham also fancy getting a move for Newcastle defender Fabian Sch?r, though they’ll face competition from Arsenal and, presumably, Newcastle, even though the club may also be planning for Hugo Lloris’s long-term replacement. Lazio goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha could be their # 1 alternative for Number one.
Elsewhere in north London, this news may be less exciting. Arsenal have the symptoms of overlooked Hctor Herrera, using the Porto midfielder closing in on the move to Atltico Madrid, though an 8m move for Ajax left-back Nicols Tagliafico can be within the cards. Gunners youngster Gedion Zelalem, meanwhile, is to Sporting Kansas.
Celtic and Rangers will be ready do battle over Tomas Kalas, who nominally is assigned to Chelsea but has experienced a lot of loan spells it feels as though he is associated with everyone. Around 5m ought to do the particular.
You could possibly have heard this before and you should probably here it again but Philippe Coutinho has experienced as a result being underappreciated at Barcelona and wants out, out, out. Man utd want. And talking about big-money wantaways, Neymar with the exceptional Bemused Face may just be heading returning to La Liga with Real Madrid.
Liverpool’s top target is Bruno Fernandes. Fortunately: they can not need to stump within the 86m release clause. You cannot news: the Sporting player all means being courted by Man utd, Chelsea and Milan.
In managerial news, West Brom are pondering whether Slavisa Jokanovic or David Wagner can best rescue their flagging promotion campaign, while Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo will be the man in order to change Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea come no more all seasons.
And Manchesters United and City are generally “monitoring” Sochaux teenager Lucien Agoum, that has been dubbed (though, as ever, it isn’t entirely clear by whom) “the new Paul Pogba”.