Transfer news and football gossip: Manchester United work on Haaland and Sancho deals, Real Madrid want Chelsea ace, plus Cristiano Ronaldo latest

16 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Saturday’s papers and online… Manchester United are ready to make a formal approach for Red Bull Salzburg’s Erling Braut Haaland after seeing the Norway striker’s performances so far this season. (ESPN) Salzburg will place an £85.6m price tag on Haaland, son of former […]

Dani Ceballos edging closer to permanent Arsenal transfer as midfielder ‘refuses to play for Real Madrid’ while Zinedine Zidane is manager – reports

15 Nov

Dani Ceballos will refuse to return to Real Madrid as long as Zinedine Zidane is manager, according to reports. The Spain international has sizzled at the Emirates, showing glimpses of his undoubted quality after arriving on loan. Ceballos originally insisted there was not an option to buy inserted into the contract, remaining adamant he would […]

Mauricio Pochettino unhappy with Tottenham Hotspur board for failing to sign Barcelona flop Philippe Coutinho in summer transfer window – reports

15 Nov

Mauricio Pochettino was apparently dismayed by Tottenham Hotspur’s inability to sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona. The Brazil international made a remarkable move to the Camp Nou in January 20178 from Liverpool after five stunning years on Merseyside. But his career came to a shuddering stop in Catalonia and he was made available by boss Ernesto […]

Genk chief confirms Liverpool and Napoli want wonderkid Sander Berge

15 Nov

Liverpool are interested in Genk starlet Sander Berge, but may be forced into a bidding war by Napoli. The Reds have already faced Genk twice in the Champions League, with Berge reportedly impressing boss Jurgen Klopp. Serie A side Napoli have also reportedly watched the 21-year-old, with reports of an £18million bid set to follow. […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Bellerin considering Arsenal exit, Liverpool’s interest in midfielder confirmed, Drogba rejects Chelsea return

15 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Friday’s papers and online… Hector Bellerín’s agent says the Arsenal defender is ‘seeing how the season goes’ at the Emirates Stadium amid transfer interest from a number of clubs in Italy. (Sky Sport Italia) Newcastle United are interested in signing Arsenal’s Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka, 27, on […]

Liverpool in pole position to sign Timo Werner from RB Leipzig – IF striker is willing to accept substitute role behind Roberto Firmino

15 Nov

Liverpool are keen to sign RB Leipzig wonderkid Timo Werner when the January transfer window opens in 2020. The Reds moved eight points clear of their closest rivals in the Premier League last Sunday, thanks to a 3-1 win over defending champions Manchester City. However, managed Jurgen Klopp is keen to strengthen his squad to […]

David Beckham has ‘tempted’ Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric with offer to join new MLS side Inter Miami

14 Nov

David Beckham is hoping to make Luka Modric the first of many marquee signings for his new Inter Miami franchise ahead of their 2020 MLS debut. The former England captain has apparently made the Real Madrid midfielder a primary target ahead of Inter Miami’s maiden season. According to Diario AS, the 2018 Ballon d’Or winner […]

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp ‘turned down’ chance to sign Frenkie De Jong, according to Tim Sherwood

14 Nov

Tim Sherwood has sensationally claimed Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp turned down the chance to sign Frenkie De Jong. The Netherlands international was supposedly one of two players who were ‘offered’ to the Reds boss, according to Sherwood. De Jong justified his status as one of the most coveted and prestigious talents in world football after […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Liverpool join Man United in Sancho chase, Torreira ‘considering’ Arsenal future, Willian wanted by Juventus and Barcelona

14 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Thursday’s papers and online… Liverpool have joined Manchester United in the chase to sign Borussia Dortmund and England star Jadon Sancho (Daily Mail) Chelsea midfielder Willian is wanted by both Juventus and Barcelona (Daily Mirror) Lucas Torreira is reportedly considering his future at […]

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s top target Mario Mandzukic has ‘packed his bags’ ahead of Manchester United transfer in January window

13 Nov

Mario Mandzukic has ‘packed his bags’ ahead of a January move to Manchester United, according to reports. Once a firm favourite under Massimiliano Allegri at Juventus, the veteran striker has fallen out of favour since Maurizio Sarri’s appointment as head coach. The Croatia international nearly joined the Red Devils in the summer, but it seems […]

‘Man United have a priority to buy back’ – Lyon chief admits Memphis Depay could snub £50m Tottenham transfer to make Old Trafford return

13 Nov

Manchester United have the option to exercise a buy-back clause in Memphis Depay’s contract, Lyon chief Juninho has revealed. The Netherlands international was heralded as the next big thing when he joined the Premier League side for £25million from PSV Eindhoven in 2015, even earning the club’s prestigious number seven shirt. But it proved to […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Man United target winger shining in Eredivisie, West Ham won’t back Pellegrini in January, Arsenal to sign American teen

13 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Wednesday’s papers and online… Real Madrid are considering a world record £340milllion bid for Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe. (Le Parisien) Cristiano Ronaldo will not be fined by Juventus for his reaction to being substituted for the second game running, but the 34-year-old will be expected to apologise […]

From Neymar, Drogba and Kante to McCarthy, Carroll and Song – the stars West Ham wanted and the players they got instead

12 Nov

West Ham United have never been a club renowned for making astute purchases in the transfer market. Instead, the Hammers have historically promoted promising youngsters from their fabled ‘Academy of Football’ and thrusting them into the spotlight of first team football. Naturally, this attracts the attention of bigger clubs and thus begins a vicious cycle […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Man United consider Zlatan Ibrahimovic return, Emery’s job safe at Arsenal, Tottenham target Eriksen replacement

11 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Monday’s papers and online… Manchester United could be tempted to try to bring striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic back to Old Trafford. The 38-year-old ex-Sweden international will be a free agent as his contract with MLS side LA Galaxyis about to end. (TuttoMercatoWeb) The Red […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Real Madrid teen sensation ‘rejected Liverpool’, ‘angry’ Arsenal star set for Emery talks, Man United receive Pogba offer

9 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Saturday’s papers and online… Jurgen Klopp has killed the dreams of Liverpool fans by insisting there is ‘absolutely no chance’ of Kylian Mbappe joining the club – FULL STORY Real Madrid’s teen sensation Rodrygo, who scored a perfect Champions League hat-trick this week, […]

Liverpool transfer news: Jurgen Klopp responds to Kylian Mbappe rumours and insists ‘there is absolutely no chance’ PSG star will sign

9 Nov

Jurgen Klopp has killed the dreams of Liverpool fans by insisting there is ‘absolutely no chance’ of Kylian Mbappe joining the club. The Paris Saint-German star has been the subject of a speculative social media campaign from Reds fans, with #Mbappe2020 trending on Twitter following the news of the Reds’ upcoming kit deal with Nike. […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Salah to leave Liverpool as part of Mbappe swoop, Xhaka set for Arsenal exit, Rodriguez to Man United

8 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Friday’s papers and online… Liverpool are planning a £215m move for PSG forward Kylian Mbappe as part of a deal that could see Mohamed Salah head to Real Madrid. (El Desmarque) Former Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka could leave the club in January, with Newcastle […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Solskjear hints at Man United deals, Liverpool target Genk star, Chelsea to offload three senior players

7 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Thursday’s papers and online… Former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is set to be offered the Bayern Munich job until the end of the season. (The Sun) Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed there “might be two” signings in January, but the club will do most […]

How Arsenal beat Tottenham Hotspur to sign William Saliba – despite Spurs offering more money

6 Nov

Arsenal managed to beat north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur to the signing of William Saliba, despite Spurs offering more money and the guarantee of first-team football. The 18-year-old moved to the Emirates this summer in a deal worth £27million, before being sent back to Saint Etienne on a season-long loan. Arsenal were always confident they […]

Arsenal transfer news: Real Madrid want Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and could offer James Rodriguez in exchange for striker – reports

5 Nov

Real Madrid are reportedly on the lookout for Arsenal hotshot Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Spanish giants have made an indifferent start to the 2019/20 season despite spending big on the likes of forwards Eden Hazard and Luka Jovic over the summer. They are joint-top of LaLiga alongside rivals Barcelona with 22 points after eleven games. In […]

Manchester United told to sign Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic in January transfer by ex-Red Devil Wes Brown – ‘He’d be a great addition’

5 Nov

Wes Brown has told talkSPORT Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic would be a great January signing for Manchester United. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to bolster his attack when the transfer window reopens in a few months, with the club still in search of a replacement for Romelu Lukaku. Marcus Rashford has led the line for […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Chelsea plan £150m January spree, Man United target West Ham star, Wenger set for shock return to management?

5 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Tuesday’s papers and online… Manchester City have told Real Madrid to forget about signing Raheem Sterling, following claims the Spanish giants are ready to offer £70m plus Gareth Bale for the 24-year-old England man. (Daily Star) Chelsea boss Frank Lampard will have up to £150million to spend […]

Erling Braut Haaland leaves Man City Facebook group as striker tires of ‘f****** boring’ transfer speculation

4 Nov

Erling Haaland has taken dramatic measures to avoid speculation surrounding his future. The Red Bull Salzburg striker has been impressive form this season, firing in an impressive haul of 22 goals so far this season. It’s therefore no surprise that Haaland, 19, has been linked with some top clubs in Europe including Manchester City and […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Man United target £96m striker, Brewster could leave Liverpool, Arsenal in fight for Real Madrid star

1 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Friday’s papers and online… Manchester United are interested in Inter Milan’s 22-year-old Argentine forward Lautaro Martinez, who is valued at €111m (£95.6m). (Mundo Deportivo) Roma want to sign Chris Smalling in a permanent deal from Man United. The 29-year-old could reportedly make the switch for £18m. (Corriere […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Liverpool ‘to sign Werner in January’, Man United target £45m striker, Pochettino ‘wanted by Bayern Munich’

31 Oct

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Thursday’s papers and online… Jose Mourinho would be interested in theArsenal manager’s job if it became available, according to reports. (ESPN) But the Tottenham job could also be available soon, with Bayern Munich looking at Mauricio Pochettino as a possible replacement for manager Niko Kovac. (Sport1) […]

Sepp van den Berg: Profile on the Liverpool and Netherlands wonderkid starting against Arsenal and nicknamed Ed Sheeran

30 Oct

Liverpool summer signing, Dutch wonderkid Sepp van den Berg, will make his first start tonight since joining from PEC Zwolle. Jurgen Klopp beat several other top European clubs to his signature, knowing the centre-back has plenty of potential. The 17-year-old made 15 appearances in the Eredivise last season for Zwolle, who finished in a respectable […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Juventus tracking Liverpool and Tottenham stars, Man United ‘close’ to striker deal, Mourinho to Arsenal?

30 Oct

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Wednesday’s papers and online… Juventus scouts were sent to Anfield to watch Mohamed Salah, Son Heung-min and Christian Eriksen in action during Liverpool’s Premier League win over Tottenham. (Tuttosport) Jose Mourinho has set his sights on becoming the first boss to win major trophies […]

Man United transfer news: Paul Pogba replacement and new striker targeted in double Ligue 1 swoop

29 Oct

Manchester United are interested in a double Ligue 1 swoop for French midfielder Boubakary Soumare and striker Moussa Dembele, according to reports. The Red Devils are said to be considering alternatives to Paul Pogba, who is currently on the sidelines with an ankle injury but remains to be strongly linked with a move away from […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Man United ready to sign £100m Sancho, Mane backed for Ballon d’Or, Tottenham told to sign Ajax ace

28 Oct

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Monday’s papers and online… Manchester United are prepared to meet Borussia Dortmund’s £100million price tag of England forward Jadon Sancho to bring the 19-year-old to Old Trafford. (Daily Mirror) Bayern Munich bosses have played down the chances of Thomas Muller leaving the club in […]

Manchester United send coaches to watch Leeds star Kalvin Phillips ahead of potential bid for midfielder – reports

27 Oct

Manchester United could approach long-time rivals Leeds United with a view to buying midfielder Kalvin Phillips. The two clubs rarely do business together with Alan Smith’s move from Elland Road to Old Trafford in 2004 causing a huge storm at the time. Why are Manchester United and Leeds rivals? However, The Sun understands that Ole […]