Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has thrown the club’s 28-year-old Colombia attacking midfielder James Rodriguez into the transfer market after saying that the midfielder might never play under him at Real Madrid. In the other hand, Barcelona would pay Ousmane Dembele’s former club Borussia Dortmund €20 million if the Spanish club sell the 23-year-old France forward this summer.
Below are other updates from the transfer market:
Jadon Sancho Transfer Update
It seems Jadon Sancho might end up not leaving Borussia Dortmund this summer as the club had insisted that they would not allow their 20-year-old England winger to leave the club until his suitors pay at least €130 million (£116m). Manchester United have been the most interested club for the signature of the youngster but the asking price of Borussia Dortmund has been the stumbling block.
Kalidou Koulibaly Gives Suitors heavy blow
Amid talks about him leaving Italian Serie A side, Napoli, for one of his numerous suitors, Kalidou Koulibaly has hinted that he does not mind spending the rest of his career at Napoli. Prior to this summer transfer window, the 29-year-old Senegalese defender has attracted a lot of interests majorly from Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Real Madrid.
Update on Sergio Aguero
Sergio Aguero is the best striker Manchester City has ever had and one of the best strikers in the Premier League. But in recent times, injuries have not allowed him to remain at his very best, hence, talks that City might let him go this summer. However, a recent update says Manchester City could offer the 32-year-old Argentine striker one-year contract extension that would keep him at the club until 2022.
Dean Henderson transfer to Chelsea
Sheffield United Loanee Dean Henderson might end up with Chelsea football club as the club is set to tell his parent club, Manchester United to name their price for the 23-year-old England shot-stopper. Manchester United want him to return to the club at the end of his loan deal with Sheffield. While Henderson has insisted that he could only return to United if he would be made the club’s first-choice goalkeeper. Chelsea could give him that since the future of the club’s first-choice goalkeeper, Kepa Arrizabalaga has remained uncertain.
Ryan Sessegnon transfer saga
Tottenham Hotspur are not planning to let their 20-year-old wing-back to leave the club. They reportedly intend to reject any bid for the England youngster this summer. Spanish giants, Barcelona had already shown interest in the youngster.
Kieran Tierney transfer saga
Leicester City are very much interested in the signature of Arsenal’s 23-year-old defender Kieran Tierney but his manager at the club, Mikel Arteta has insisted that the Scottish defender is not for sale this summer.
Luka Jovic’s Transfer update
Leicester City have joined the race for the signature of 22-year-old Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic. They have dropped £31 million on the table for the Serbia striker who is currently owned by Real Madrid. Leicester want him to join their proven striker Jamie Vardy in Leicester’s attack next season. Chelsea and AC Milan also want the services of the youngster.
Bristol City Want Steven Gerrard
Championship side, Bristol City have been in search of a new manager since July 4 when they sacked their former manager Lee Johnson due to poor run of games. Recent reports are claiming that the club is eying the manager of Rangers, Steven Gerrard, for the job. But it might be almost impossible for Gerrard to leave a strong club like Rangers for a club that is battling to survive in English second-tier league.
Thiago Alcantara Transfer update
Thiago Alcantara is not only wanted by Liverpool as earlier reported, but Italian giants, Juventus and Premier League club, Manchester City have also joined the race for the signature of the 29-year-old Spanish midfielder. Earlier, Bayern Munich said they would not attempt to block his move to a new club if the price is right.
Jonathan Ikone Transfer saga
The performance of France forward, Jonathan Ikone, has caught the attention of Chelsea football club and Inter Milan. They two clubs have reportedly started discussing with the current club of the 22-year-old forward, Lille.