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United tempt Ronaldo with big offer

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Manchester United are reported to have offer Cristiano Ronaldo a deal worth £17 million to return to Old Trafford. However, fans hoping to see him pull on the famous red shirt again may be disappointed, because the 36-year old is thought to favour a move to France and PSG instead. The Portuguese international is currently at the Euros, where he ...

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Sarri hoping for Kepa reunion

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Lazio, now managed by Mauricio Sarri, want to take out of favour Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga on loan next season. Under the proposed deal, the Italian club would pay half of the Spaniard’s wages. Kepa, the world’s most expensive goalkeeper, lost his place in the Chelsea first-team to Édouard Mendy, who joined from Rennes last summer, made just seven Premier ...

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Chelsea up their bid for Hakimi

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Chelsea are trying to persuade cash-strapped Inter Milan to sell them full-back Achraf Hakimi. Right back has been identified aa a priority by Thomas Tuchel; and Hakimi, who had a fine season as Inter won their first Serie A title in a decade, is their top target. They have already had an initial offer of £51 million turned down, plus ...

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The Biggest Transfer Flops in History (part two)

The seciond in the series looking at twelve of the biggest transfer flops of all time, and where moves for large amounts of money really did not work out as planned. Foe the first part in this series, please click here. Ángel Di Maria – Real Madrid to Manchester United In 2014 Manchester United broke their club record to sign ...

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The Biggest Transfer Flops in History (Part One)

The summer transfer window is now open, and, for the next few months, fans of clubs across Europe will gorge themselves on the latest rumours, hoping that a shiny new star will be pulling on their team’s jersey next season. However, transfers are a hit and miss affair. Sometimes they do not just work out – the club, the environment, ...

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Spurs in advanced talks with former Roma boss

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Spurs are in advanced talks with former Roma boss Paulo Fonseca, as they step up their search for a new manager. They have been linked with a host of names since Jose Mourinho was sacked in April, and, at one stage last week, many thought they were set to announced Antonio Conte as their new man. However, talks broke down ...

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Roma closing in on Xhaka deal

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Roma are closing on a deal to sign Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka from Arsenal. It comes after the Italia club increased their initial offer for the player from €15 million  (£13 million) to €18 million (£15.5 million) including bonuses. He is expected to put pen to paper on a four year deal. By a happy coincidence, Xhaka is already in ...

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Former boss wants Loftus Cheek

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Maurizio Sarri is set to be named the new Lazio boss. He will be tasked with building a side capable of fighting for the title once more and also to compete with City rivals Roam, who now have Jose Mourinho in charge of them. And he could be about to raid his former club Chelsea for Ruben Loftus-Cheek. The England ...

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AC Milan plan triple Chelsea transfer swoop

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AC Milan are planning a triple transfer swoop ion Chelsea. They have already made clear their intentions to convert the loan signing of defender Fikayo Tomori into a permanent deal.. But now they want to add the out-of-favour due of Olivier Giroud and Hakim Ziyech to their squad as well. That is despite Giroud agreeing a one year contract extension ...

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Atalanta reject United centre-back bid

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Serie A side Atalanta have turned down a bid by Manchester United for centre-back Cristian Romero. The 23-year old Argentine international is wanted by a number of Europe’s top clubs after  stand-out season for his club who finished third in Serie A lasty season. He was named Serie A defender of eh season. United offered £39 million for him, but ...

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