Transfer news LIVE: Chelsea near Jules Kounde deal plus Frenkie De Jong to Man United latest


Ten Hag tight-lipped on Ronaldo; Rashford says Guy Utd ‘so much more healthy than closing season’

Manchester United’s pursuit of Frenkie De Jong rumbles on as the beginning of the Premier League season is drawing near and there may be nonetheless a lot to be made up our minds within the switch marketplace

Whilst Chelsea proceed to carry out hope that they're going to this time grasp off pageant from Barcelona for certainly one of their high objectives to spice up Thomas Tuchel’s squad. Jules Kounde may transform their 2d important defensive improve after Kalidou Koulibaly to reload after the departures of Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen. The Sevilla famous person will price in way over £50m with Barcelona strongly connected to the France world and already beating the Blues to Raphinha after preliminary passion from the Londoners within the former Leeds winger.

Somewhere else, Cristiano Ronaldo‘s long term stays unsure, the Portuguese desires to depart Manchester United, however his wages stay prohibitive and Erik ten Hag maintains the No 7 isn't on the market with yet one more yr final on his contract at Previous Trafford. Actual Madrid don't seem to be in keeping with the newest reviews, whilst a surprise transfer to Atletico Madrid has additionally been rumoured. The Mail reviews Leicester have rejected a £15m bid from Monaco for Boubakary Soumare. And Leicester are keen to believe big-money provides for James Maddison and Kelechi Iheanacho with a purpose to lift price range to give a boost to the squad, the Telegraph claims.

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Wooded area and Brighton preventing for Betis famous person switch

Nottingham Wooded area have observed a €5m bid rejected by way of Actual Betis for Alex Moreno.

The left-back can be a wonder addition once they signed each Harry Toffolo and Omar Richards as left wing-back choices, despite the fact that the latter is ready for a 10-week harm layoff after struggling a leg fracture in pre-season already.

Brighton also are stated to be willing, say AS, despite the fact that their passion is also most effective more likely to push ahead if Marc Cucurella strikes to Guy Town. Betis it seems that need virtually €20m for Moreno, who starred closing season.


Jules Kounde heading to Chelsea, says Barcelona president

A modern replace now on Chelsea goal Jules Kounde, and it’s a excellent one for Blues fanatics.

Barcelona are the group rivalling them to signal the Sevilla centre-back and the Catalan outfit are these days in the United States on a pre-season excursion.

There, membership president Joan Laporta was once reportedly requested by way of a fan if they'll be signing Kounde – however he responded, as captured by way of Relevo: “No, he's going to signal for Chelsea.”

Laporta doesn’t if truth be told seem within the video, simply his voice, it must be famous, however it sounds as if the £55m deal must undergo quickly.


Spurs meet with Milan over offers for 4 attainable gamers

Tottenham switch boss Fabio Paratici is inquisitive about outgoings at this time after a hectic summer season of spending up to now, and met up with AC Milan opposite numbers the day before today to talk about a possible transfer for Japhet Tanganga, reviews Fabrizio Romano.

Gianluca Di Marzio additionally reviews that Pape Matar Sarr might be in line for a San Siro transfer on mortgage, whilst it’s concept Sergio Reguilon and Tanguy Ndombele have been additionally names within the talks as Spurs glance to shift the out-of-favour gamers who gained’t be seeing a lot recreation time beneath Antonio Conte.

Milan gained the Serie A identify closing yr however have misplaced a few gamers comparable to key midfielder Franck Kessie.


Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira sought after by way of Roma

Lucas Torreira has merely no longer been ready to squeeze into the group since shifting to Arsenal and spent closing season in Serie A on mortgage with Fiorentina.

They didn’t absorb the everlasting method to signal him, however he might be heading again to Italy anyway as Calciomercato say Roma are actually concerned with him.

Nemanja Matic has already been added in midfield this summer season on the Stadio Olimpico and so they have been connected the day before today with a transfer for Gini Wijnaldum, too.


Damage fear for brand new Leeds signing Sinisterra

Now not a hearsay, extra of a accomplished switch deal – and no longer an excellent begin to existence at his new membership.

Leeds United signed Luis Sinisterra from Feyenoord for £21m most effective two weeks in the past, however he has reputedly picked up a hamstring factor in nowadays’s pleasant recreation towards Crystal Palace.


Nicolas Tagliafico set to enroll in Lyon

Ajax left-back Nicolas Tagliafico turns out to had been connected with part the Premier League during the last two or 3 seasons, nevertheless it seems like he’s heading to Ligue 1 as an alternative.

L’Equipe record that regardless of the Argentina world no longer being to start with willing to enroll in Lyon, he’s now headed there for a clinical forward of a €4m switch.

In the meantime in France, Marseille and Great are stated to be rivalling Everton to signal Borussia Dortmund ahead Alassane Plea, who most effective has a yr left on his deal and is concerned with a go back to the French most sensible flight.


Liverpool to open ‘formal negotiations’ for Matheus Nunes

Liverpool are able to open formal discussions with Matheus Nunes, reviews Correio da Manha in Portugal.

The Wearing midfielder is a £45m goal, in keeping with reviews in that nation this week, after the Reds have been connected with each Jude Bellingham and Aurelien Tchouameni previous this summer season – all other types of central gamers, it must be famous.

Elderly 23, Nunes has 8 caps for the Portuguese nationwide group and was once a normal as SCP completed as runners-up within the Primeira closing season.

He’s an actual ball-carrier from central spaces, in addition to being a succesful ball-winner.


Barcelona got here again from the threshold however are playing their possibilities of a sustainable long term

What’s occurring at Barcelona this summer season, why are they spending such a lot however not able to sign in gamers and what’s the newest with Frenkie de Jong? Miguel Delaney’s deep dive into the Catalan membership is a must-read nowadays:

For the reason that he had as soon as been confident he was once “the way forward for Barcelona”, Frenkie de Jong would possibly roll his eyes at tales like the next. A couple of months in the past, the Catalan membership have been chatting with a possible summer season goal, however this at a time when L. a. Liga’s wage cap supposed they couldn’t sign in new signings. The participant was once however understandably sceptical, and the placement shaped a big a part of discussions. Barcelona have been insistent, despite the fact that. They confident the participant they'd give you the option. Within the interim, they have been promoting their symbol. Everybody nonetheless desires to play for Barca.

The marketing membership, who have been German, weren't so assured. They didn’t need to do trade. Put bluntly, they have been sceptical over whether or not they would receives a commission in complete. They now have an excessively other symbol of Barca.

It's one this is increasingly more well-liked within the recreation.


Actual Madrid reject probability to signal Edin Dzeko

Actual Madrid have grew to become down a possibility to signal Edin Dzeko for 22/23, record Game.

They are saying Los Blancos most effective need gamers with one thing to supply for the longer term, while Dzeko at 36 can be a temporary addition most effective. He’d most effective price €4m and Inter are willing to promote having introduced again Romelu Lukaku this summer season from Chelsea.

As an alternative, Actual’s present choices – having neglected out on Kylian Mbappe, who stayed at PSG – are actually Rafael Leao, Christopher Nkunuk and Jonathan David.


Manchester United switch information newest: Anthony Martial and…Memphis Depay!

Now, the sort of would possibly appear to overrule the desire for the opposite, relying on precisely what Erik ten Hag desires from his group this season.

However with Cristiano Ronaldo (up to now) set to stick, the Pink Devils wish to come to a decision who helps and opponents him within the assault – with the Manchester Night Information reporting that they've “made up our minds” to stay Anthony Martial.

That stated, additionally they say there’s “no marketplace” for the French ahead, which possibly signifies United haven’t made up our minds the rest in any respect and are merely caught with preserving him.

An afternoon or two in the past there have been the primary tenuous hyperlinks over a double handle Barcelona, with United short of to carry again Memphis Depay in addition to Frenkie de Jong, with €20m sufficient to signal the ahead who has a yr left on his deal.

Now Game are pronouncing that United haven’t if truth be told enquired over the Dutch attacker in any respect – however Tottenham have, and he briefly knocked them again, pronouncing he’s no longer concerned about a transfer to north London.

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