Embattled former German international Mesut Ozil could leave Arsenal football club during this summer transfer window as the club is reportedly set to pay off the £18 million left on his contract. The club is also considering subsidizing the whopping £350,000-a-week salary the 31-year-old midfielder has been earning at the club if he moves to another club.
Below are other updates from the transfer market:
David Brooks transfer saga
David Brooks is reportedly wanted at Liverpool, Everton, Tottenham and West Ham United. The 23-year-old Bournemouth midfielder played just 9 times in the just concluded season for the relegated Premier League club. His current transfer market value is €20 million.
Dean Henderson status at United
The manager of Manchester United Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said recently that he would not be able to keep three goalkeepers happy at the club. This is believed to be a sign that 23-year-old English goalkeeper Dean Henderson who spent the just concluded season on loan at Sheffield United might be sent to another club on loan.
Kostas Tsimikas transfer update
Earlier, Futballnews reported that 24-year-old Greece left-back Kostas Tsimikas has attracted the interest of Liverpool. The latest update from that says the Premier League club has agreed an £11.75 million transfer fee with Tsimikas’ club Olympiakos. However, Liverpool is yet to agree on personal terms with the player. All things being equal, the Greek star could sign a four-year deal with Liverpool which will earn him £50,000 a week.
The price tag of Christian Benteke
Any club interested in 29-year-old Crystal Palace and Belgium striker Christian Benteke can only get him for £8 million. The price tag Crystal Palace placed on him is part of a process to generate funds to buy £40 million rated 22-year-old Senegal forward Ismaila Sarr from Watford.
Update on Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg
It has been reported that Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg has agreed on personal terms with Tottenham. His club, Southampton, has accepted Spurs’ £15 million fees for his services. The latest update from that says the Denmark international underwent his medical at Tottenham today.
Antonee Robinson’s transfer saga
Antonee Robinson has been priced at £1.5 million by Premier League club Sheffield United. The 23-year-old United States left-back is on the verge of following his club Wigan Athletic from Championship to League one ahead of the 2020-2021 season.
Emiliano Martinez’s message to Arsenal
FA Cup-winning goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez is not ready to continue being a second fiddle at Arsenal as he has warned the club that he might leave the club to where he could enjoy more playing time. The 27-year-old Argentine goalkeeper who helped the club to win their 14th FA title on August 1 feels his low number of games at the club could affect his chances of making it into Argentina’s national team.
Yerry Mina transfer saga
Yerry Mina has confirmed to his club, Everton football club that he is not planning to leave the club this summer. The 25-year-old Colombia center-back is wanted at a couple of clubs across Europe but he has chosen to stick with Everton.
Willian’s transfer update
Willian has already sent his farewell message to Chelsea and the fans of the club. He is set to pen a three-year deal with the rivals of his former club Arsenal. According to reported details of the deal, Willian stays at Arsenal could be extended by 12 months if the first three years have been exhausted.
Angel Gomes transfer saga
In less than a week after French League 1 club Lille announced that they have signed former Manchester United star Angel Gomes, the 19-year-old England youngster will have to join Portuguese club Boavista on loan.
Juventus eyes Sandro Tonali
Italian Serie A club Juventus, are already pressing for the signature of 20-year-old Italy midfielder Sandro Tonali. Before the Italian champions showed interest in the Brescia midfielder, they were interested in 28-year-old Chelsea midfielder Jorginho.