Zinedine Zidane's personal camp are talking with entourages of Paul Pogba, Eden Hazard & Kylian Mbappé & putting feelers out, according to RMC https://t.co/FGRcN1p1WF— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 10, 2019
Real Madrid are in contact with Adrien Rabiot, but no offer has been made to the player, who wants to move to either Spain or England this summer, according to RMC https://t.co/FGRcN1p1WF— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 10, 2019
AS: Levante are keen to keep Mayoral for another season but the player is eager to try something different and could follow Achraf Hakimi to the Bundesliga.— RMadridHome (@RMadridHome_) April 10, 2019
Juventus could be ready to pay the release clause of Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Julian Brandt. Brandt is under contract until the summer of 2021, but has a release clause of €25m and that figure shouldn’t scare off the Bianconeri. According to Sport Bild, Juve’s Sporting Director Fabio Paratici has met with Brandt’s father who also works as his agent to discuss an offer to tempt the Germany international into moving to Turin.
-source: Football Italia
The prodigal son returns
Atletico Madrid have identified highly-rated Benfica defender Ruben Dias for a summer transfer, according to a report in Marca. Los Rojiblancos may need to incorporate several new defensive signings this year with Lucas Hernandez joining Bayern Munich while Diego Godin, Juanfran Torres and Filipe Luis are all out of contract.
-source: Football Espana
Roma doing business
Roma could be set for a revolution at the back this summer, with Alessio Cragno, Gianluca Mancini and Jules Kounde all reportedly targeted. Roma have conceded 45 goals this season in Serie A alone, and Gazzetta dello Sport claims goalkeeper Robin Olsen is the main player under threat, having come under fire for several poor performances between the sticks.
-source: Football Italia
More swap rumors
Juventus have reopened their interest in Real Madrid full-back Marcelo as a replacement for compatriot Alex Sandro, report A Bola. The Portuguese outlet claims Paris Saint-Germain are in talks with the Italian champions over a €50m deal for Sandro, with Juve identifying his fellow Brazilian to replace him.
-source: Football Espana
Sevilla have identified former France and Paris Saint-Germain boss Laurent Blanc as their new permanent coach. Marca cite a report in Le Parisien that the former central defender, who represented Barcelona during his playing career, is the prime target for Los Rojiblancos.
-source: Football Espana
MARCA: Neither Zidane's return nor the renewal Navas signed that runs until 2021 are enough to ensure his continuity at the Santiago Bernabeu next season. It appears that Thibaut Courtois will be the favoured goalkeeper next term, giving the Costa Rican a decision to make.— RMadridHome (@RMadridHome_) April 10, 2019
The Hazard family about to shift bases
Gladbach chief Max Eberl: "Thorgan Hazard has told us he doesn't want to extend and that he wants to leave the club in the summer to take the next step. We'll have to see where he goes. It could be BVB, who are constantly mentioned, or Atletico Madrid, Liverpool or another club."— Sarrismo™ (@Blue_Footy) April 10, 2019
Official | Borussia Mönchengladbach have confirmed the appointment of RB Salzburg head coach Marco Rose, who will take up his role this summer https://t.co/GhKFp9GjIb— Get German Football News (@GGFN_) April 10, 2019
West Ham begin their moves
West Ham United have approached 28-year-old St Étienne midfielder Yann M'Vila, who has not made a decision on his future, according to L'Équipe https://t.co/7mzUEC1iQq— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 10, 2019
Linked to June 2020 with Paris Saint Germain, Christopher Nkunku (21 years) would refuse to re-enlist. According to our colleagues in the Parisien, the capital club activate to try to shield the commitment of his protégé, but the native of Lagny on the Marne would have failed. Appeared 20 times this season in the League (2 goals and 3 assists), versatile midfielder is not satisfied with its situation under the orders of Thomas Tuchel.
-source: Mercato 365
Not out of the race yet
[MD] | Juve will make a new attempt for De Ligt:— BarçaTimes (@BarcaTimes) April 10, 2019
Taking advantage of their visit to Amsterdam to dispute the first leg of the Champioins quarterfinals, the leaders of the 'Vecchia Signora' will try to convince the Ajax and the agent of the center to accept their proposal. pic.twitter.com/fdTsDwPKq7
Two rumors of contrasting nature
According to @MigRico, Bayern:— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) April 10, 2019
- have made a €56m offer for Luka Jović
- intend to sign Hakim Ziyech by paying the €35m that Ajax are asking for.
- are interested in Mauricio Pochettino as new coach by offering the possibility of winning trophies which he hasn't done so far pic.twitter.com/rpklssoHN9
More Isak rumors
RSC Anderlecht are monitoring the progress of Borussia Dortmund striker Alexander Isak at Willem II, Chelsea & Barcelona have also shown interest https://t.co/xGDalpswFZ— Get German Football News (@GGFN_) April 10, 2019
Right on schedule
Jann-Fiete Arp has decided he will join Bayern this summer. Move will be announced at the end of the season. Arp has struggled at Hamburg this season, he will join Bayern for €3m on a 4-year contract for and earning €5m/year [SportBild] pic.twitter.com/BqnQ9F1m7L— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) April 10, 2019
Some Real Madrid updates
MARCA: At 25, Varane is considering a move but Real Madrid are waiting for something to happen first. Given his astronomical release clause they will have to negotiate if they let him leave. Normal circumstances would see him as untouchable but his desire to leave changes things.— RMadridHome (@RMadridHome_) April 10, 2019
AS: It is unlikely that James Rodriguez will find a spot in the team under Zidane, with whom he had a fractious relationship during his final season at the Bernabéu. James is still a valuable asset though and Madrid are likely to cash in one way or another this summer.— RMadridHome (@RMadridHome_) April 10, 2019
AS: It seems unlikely that Theo Hernández will wear the Real Madrid shirt again after a disappointing 2017-18 season at the Bernabéu. The emergence of Sergio Reguilón means Hernández will probably be sold in the summer.— RMadridHome (@RMadridHome_) April 10, 2019
PSG are hesitating over the future of Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani, whose contract expires in 2020 - full story behind the factors currently being weighed up https://t.co/4L4wuAmmxG— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 9, 2019
Fiorentina are now ready to officially begin a new cycle under Vincenzo Montella after parting ways with Stefano Pioli. An agreement has been reached with their former manager to return to the club, with a contract that will last through the next 15 months into 2020.
-source: Gianluca Di Marzio
Is he serious?
35-year-old Dani Alves has delayed accepting a contract extension offer from PSG because of his disappointment over their Champions' League exit - wants a radical overhaul of the squad - full story https://t.co/bJwPm6kuT6— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 9, 2019
Milan is trying to anticipate the times and competition for Everton Soares Gremio. External striker could be one of the true goals of the Milan market, along with Saint-Maximin and Deulofeu, to reinforce the attack. According to the lessons learned from MilanNews.it are really frequent contacts between Leonardo and the entourage of the Brazilian Player, because the purpose is to try to lower the pretensions of Gremio on the cost of the player’s card. AC Milan would not want to go beyond the 35 million euros.
-source: Milan News