The transfer market is still hitting up amid the coronavirus pandemic that has affected big-money moves which were expected to happen this summer. However, representatives of Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho are still in talks with Manchester United over Sancho’s purported £100 million deal.
Below are other latest developments in the transfer market:
Kai Havertz Transfer Saga
Chelsea football club are most likely to secure the signature of 21-year-old Germany midfielder Kai Havertz as their major rival, Bayern Munich, ruled themselves out of the race. The hopes of Chelsea to land the £54 million midfielder received a boast when Bayern Munich chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said the German champions can not afford such an amount amid the coronavirus pandemic that has greatly affected the revenue of clubs across Europe.
Emerson Palmieri Transfer to Milan
Emerson Palmieri is on his way out of Chelsea football club as Italian Serie A club, Inter Milan have opened talks with the Stamford Bridge-based club for the signature of the 25-year-old Italian left-back. Since Emerson joined Chelsea from Roma in 2017, he has not been able to establish himself at the club. This season, he has only managed to play 19 times for the club.
James Rodriguez is for sale
The services of James Rodriguez is no longer needed at Real Madrid as the Spanish club has announced that the 28-year-old midfielder is available for sale. The announcement has further opened the door to clubs like Manchester United, Arsenal, Wolves and Everton that have shown interest in the services of the Colombia playmaker.
Juan Mata Wants to Leave United
The Spanish midfielder, Juan Mata has read the handwriting on the world that is services are no longer needed in Old Trafford. The 32-year-old has not been enjoying game time since January. Hence, he wants to leave United for Fenerbahce in Turkey. This season, he has only managed to make 19 Premier League appearances out of 33 for the club.
Thomas Partey transfer to Arsenal
Thomas Partey could cost Arsenal football club, three players, as the club is looking for ways to raise funds to acquire his services. The 27-year-old Atletico Madrid and Ghana’s midfielder is worth over €47,000 million in the transfer market. Hence, 21-year-old Matteo Guendouzi, 29-year-old Alexandre Lacazette and 24-year-old Lucas Torreira could be sold for this purpose.
Jannik Vestergaard Transfer to Leicester City
Leicester City have gone to Southampton again to try and acquire the signature of 27-year-old Denmark defender Jannik Vestergaard. The 3rd placed team made a similar move in January but failed to materialize. The defender is worth about €12 million in the transfer market.
Yerry Mina Transfer to Valencia
Everton football club could lose their 25-year-old centre-back, Yerry Mina. The Colombia centre-back has become a top target for Spanish La Liga side Valencia. This season Yerry Mina has played 30 times in all competitions for Everton, scoring 2 goals and making 1 assist.
Conor Gallagher transfer saga
Conor Gallagher may not return to Chelsea as the 20-year-old English midfielder who spent this season at Charlton and Swansea is needed by Crystal Palace. The Premier League club has reportedly placed £10 million bid on the youngster.
Mohammed Salisu transfer
Real Valladolid and Ghana defender Mohammed Salisu is in high demand in the transfer market as Manchester United, Southampton and Everton have shown interest in the 21-year-old defender. Salisu has played 32 times for Real Valladolid, scoring one goal and making one assist so far this season.