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Liverpool monitoring Ajax forward

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Liverpool are keeping tabs on Brazilian David Neres, who was part of the Ajax side that had such a stellar campaign last season, winning the domestic league and cup double, and going all the way to the semi-finals of the Champions League. The 22-year old winger was an integral part of that success, scoring 10 goals and providing 10 assists ...

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Manchester United linked with January loan move

PSV Eindhoven want to take Manchester United teenage winger Tahith Chong on loan in January. Chong has started two matches so far this season for United – the Europa League match against FC Astana and the Carabao Cup tie with Rochdale last week, and also appeared off the bench in the Premier League victory over Leicester in September. However, with ...

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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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Liverpool monitoring Dutch striker

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Liverpool are monitoring the progress of Dutch striker Donyell Malen. The 20-year old began his youth career with the Ajax academy, before switching to Arsenal when he 16, following in the footsteps of his heroes Dennis Bergkamp and Thierry Henry. However, despite going on pre-season tours with the senior squad, he never made an appearance for the first-team, and was ...

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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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United want van der Sar return

Former goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar is Manchester United’s preferred choice to become their new Director of Football. The 48 year old Dutchman is currently Chief Executive of Ajax, and is an influential figure on the board of the European Club Association. Now United want to turn to their former player as the man to help manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ...

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Manchester United target signs new contract

One of Manchester United’s transfer targets has signed a new long-term deal with his current club, PSV. United had been amongst a clutch of top European clubs, including Bayern Munich and Sevilla, who had been monitoring the progress of Dutch international winger Steven Bergwijn over the past year. However, the 21 year old has moved to put to an end ...

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Liverpool competing with Bayern for next Dutch wonder kid

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Liverpool are set to go head-to-head with Bayern Munich to sign Sepp van der Berg, who is being hailed as potentially one of the next big stars of the future to emerge from the Netherlands. The 17 –year old central defender currently plays for Eredivsie side PEC Zwolle, and has broken his way into the Dutch under-19 side, having won ...

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Maguire likely to choose City over United

While Manchester United have enquired about the availability of Leicester City’s Harry Maguire, they believe he is more likely to favour a move to their neighbours and bitter rivals Manchester City. The domestic treble winners are in the market for two centre-halves this summer, after Vincent Kompany announced his decision to quit the club and join Belgian side Anderlecht in ...

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Ajax defender very close to Manchester United move

Manchester United are very close to completing the signature of Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt. That is according to The Metro who have picked up on reports coming out of Spain which indicate that United have leap-frogged Barcelona in the race to sign one of the hottest young talents in Europe. Barcelona had been heavy favourites to sign the 19-year ...

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