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United and Dortmund not close to Sancho deal

Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund are no closer to agreeing a deal for Jadon Sancho, despite reports to the contrary. The former Manchester City winger is United’s top summer transfer target but there is a considerable gulf between the two teams when it comes to valuation. The Bundesliga side are holding out for £100 million, but United feel that sort ...

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Liverpool target Norwich full-back

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Premier League champions Liverpool are considering a move for Norwich City’s left-back Jamal Lewis. They want to add cover to their squad for both full-backs, Trent Alexander-Arnold, and Andy Robertson, and believe Lewis could be a useful replacement on the left-side for Robertson. He is likely to cost around £10 million, and Algerian Yasser Lerouci could be going the other ...

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Spurs and Saints agree fees for players

Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton have agreed deals, in principle, for the transfer of Saints captain Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg heading to North London and full-back Kyle Walker-Peters heading the other way. Spurs will pay £15 million for Hojbjerg and will get £12 million in return for Walker-Peters who joined Southampton on loan in January. An agreement on the payment structure and bonuses ...

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Dortmund move for another City starlet

Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund are set to sign another talented young English footballer, and from a familiar source. Having beaten off competition from the likes of Manchester United and Chelsea to sigh Birmingham City teenager Jude Bellingham last month, they have returned to Manchester City, the club from whom they acquired Jadon Sancho in 2017. In this case the player ...

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Liverpool defender linked with PSG move

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Liverpool defender Joel Matip has been linked with a move to French champions PSG. The Cameroon defender had a difficult 2019-2029 season, with injury limiting his appearances to just 13, whilst the partnership at the heart of the Liverpool defence between Virgil van Dyck and Joe Gomez meant that his opportunities were limited, even when fit. PSG are In the ...

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United finally get rid of Sanchez

Manchester United have finally got rid of Alexis Sanchez. That is after a deal was reached with Inter Milan which will see the Serie A club convert his loan into a permanent move for a fee of £13.5 million. It is expected that the move will be announced later this week. The 31-year old moved to the Serie A side ...

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United linked with moves for Kasper Schmeichel

Manchester United have been linked with a summer move for Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel, son of former club legend Peter. Doubts have been cast over the future of current number one David de Gea, after a season during which the Spaniard made a number of high-profile errors. They appear to have a ready-made replacement in the shape of Dean Henderson, ...

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Aston Villa eyeing Liverpool striker

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Aston Villa are considering a move for Liverpool striker Divock Origi this summer. Villa manager Dean Smith wants to avoid a repeat of this season’s struggles by adding a proven goal scorer to his squad. Only captain Jack Grealish got into double figures across all competitions during the 2019 – 2020 campaign. Origi made 44 appearances for the Champions last ...

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Arsenal ready to sell FA Cup stars

Arsenal are panning a summer clear-out of players, as they look to raise the funds needed for Mikel Arteta to rebuild his squad. And that could see a number of players who featured in Saturday’s FA Cup triumph over Chelsea depart the club this summer. They include French striker Alexander Lacazette, and right-back and club vice-captain Hector Bellerin, if a ...

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Arsenal favourites to sign Coutinho on loan

FA Cup winners Arsenal are the favourites to sign former Liverpool midfielder Phillipe Coutinho on loan for next season. The Brazilian has spent the past season on loan in the Bundesliga with Bayern Munich, and although they have an option to buy hi, they are very unlikely to exercise it, and he will return to his parent club Barcelona. He ...

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