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Bayern want Arsenal goalkeeper

Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno is being lined-up by German champions Bayern Munich as a replacement for club legend Manuel Neuer. Previously rated as one of the best goalkeepers in the world, the German international, who won the World Cup with his country in 2014, has recently suffered from injuries and a loss of form, and now the club are mulling ...

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United want to hijack Liverpool bid for Werner

Manchester United want to hijack Liverpool’s attempts to sign RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner. The 23 year old who already has 28 full international caps for Germany, has been a long-time target for the Anfield club who have earmarked a move for him next summer. However, United want to pre-empt them by bidding for him in January, having had scouts ...

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United passed-up chance to sign Aubameyang

Manchester United had the opportunity to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund but had concerns about his style of play. The Old Trafford side tracked the Gabonese striker for a number of months during his time with the Bundesliga side, and were ready to make a formal move for him after Zlatan Ibrahimovich suffered a bad knee injury in April ...

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United prepared to meet Dortmund’s demands for Sancho

Manchester United are prepared to accede to all of Borussia Dortmund’s demands in a bid to sign England winger Jadon Sancho. The Bundesliga club will demand at least £100 million for the former Manchester City player, but that is unlikely to deter the Old Trafford club. The South Londoner left City as a 17 year old over lack of game ...

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Arsenal to make second bid for Leipzig defender

Arsenal are set to make another bid to sign RB Leipzig Dayot Upamecano. The Gunners tried with a bid of £40 million to sign the French player in the summer, but their approach was turned down because it was substantially short of Upamecano’s release clause, which was reported to be £92 million. However, with Upamecano heading into the last 18 ...

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Clubs vying to sign Eriksen

Bayern Munich are the latest club linked with a move for Christian Eriksen. The Dane is unhappy at Spurs after failing to secure a move away from White Hart Lane in the summer, and has turned down the offer of a lucrative new deal with the club. Reports have emerged now that Chairman Daniel Levy has instructed Eriksen’s agent to ...

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Arsenal linked with French defender again

Arsenal could make a fresh attempt to sign young French defender Dayot Upamecano next summer, who currently plays for Bundesliga side RB Leipzig. He was on Arsenal’s shortlist of transfer targets during the summer, and the Gunners made a £55 million bid for him, only for that to be rejected by the German club who were holding out for a ...

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Dortmund admit Sancho will leave the club

Borussia Dortmund have admitted that Manchester United target Jordan Sancho will leave the club at some stage. That follows comments made by the club’s sporting director, Michael Zorc who said “you don’t have to be a prophet to know that he won’t play here for another five years”. Sancho famously made the decision to leave Manchester City and move to ...

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FIFA plans overhaul of transfer system

Plans to reform the transfer system have been drawn up by FIFA, including the introduction of a cap upon agents’ commissions, and restrictions on the number of loan players. Under the proposals, agents’ fees would be limited to a maximum of 10% of the fee that a selling club receives for a player. Additionally, they could earn up to 3% ...

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United eye Italian midfielder

Manchester United sent scouts to Italy over the weekend to run the rule over Brescia teenage midfielder Sandro Tonali. And they were not alone. Sat alongside them in the stands were representatives from both Ajax and Borussia Dortmund, keen to watch the player who has been dubbed, by some sections of the media, as the next Andrea Pirlo. The Italy ...

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