Thauvin finally has interest
Inter Milan had a scout at Bordeaux 2-0 Marseille on Friday night to watch winger Florian Thauvin (F365) https://t.co/2SQxxg5RKV— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 7, 2019
Rakitic says yes to Juventus
[La Gazzetta dello Sport] | Rakitić said YES to Juventus.— BarçaTimes (@BarcaTimes) April 7, 2019
He considers them a better option than Inter Milan for a move out of Barça in the summer. pic.twitter.com/SGUR9tGgRu
Laurent Blanc has emerged as the frontrunner to replace Bruno Génésio as manager of Lyon; he has even begun forming a coaching staff that includes Franck Passi & Philippe Lambert, according to Le Parisien https://t.co/btsNpW8Syc— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 7, 2019
Real Madrid striker Borja Mayoral could remain at La Liga side Levante next season, according to reports in Diario AS this morning. The 22 year-old is currently on loan with the Valencia-based outfit, playing a consistent role in their battle against relegation and he could sign another season long at the Ciutat de Valencia in the summer.
-source: Football Espana
Youngster to France
OGC Nice had a scout looking at 19-year-old Hajduk Split full-back Domagoj Bradaric in midweek vs. Dinamo Zagreb https://t.co/uqcJuZouyO— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 7, 2019
Derby County want Pennington
Derby County are eyeing up a summer move for Everton defender Matthew Pennington. The centre-back, on loan at rock bottom Ipswich Town this season, has also spent time on loan at Leeds United previously.
-source: Birmingham Live
Atletico in for Insigne?
Spanish newspaper AS and Italian paper Il Mattino claim the only real contenders for Insigne are Atletico Madrid, who would offer in the region of €50-60m. This is a long way off the asking price of €100m, although agent Mino Raiola is hoping to reduce that to €80m.
-source: Football Italia
Gustavo to go
Luiz Gustavo told Marseille manager Rudi Garcia in early February that he would no longer play at centre-back; now OM appear set to try to sell the Brazilian, with Chinese clubs circling - full story https://t.co/U4SABhX7SN— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 7, 2019
Roma’s managerial search continues
Sampdoria lost to Roma last night, but it’s reported Marco Giampaolo is the new favourite to take over next season. According to the Corriere dello Sport newspaper, there was a phone call with Giampaolo overnight to discuss possible terms.
-source: Football Italia
Thorgan Hazard to be sold
The Belgian stressed while to make a decision until after the season, the conversations with him and his father, who also advises him, but clear signals gave Eberl. The contract expires in 2020, and Borussia’s sporting Director had already announced months ago to sell hazard, should he not be willing to extend in the summer. Now, Eberl will try to get as much money for Borussia’s most valuable player, which has a market value of 45 million euros according to transfermarkt.de. Borussia Dortmund and Atletico Madrid are considered most promising prospects.
-source: Rheinische Post
Roma to allow Dzeko to leave
Approaching the sale in June of Edin Dzeko. The news of an English club interested in Bosnian striker and ready to offer a figure around 10 million euros had been anticipated from us in recent days. Before the match between Sampdoria and Roma, confirmations. The Giallorossi had responded by not being willing to transfer to a figure of less than 20 million euros.
-source: Sky Sports Italia
Leipzig scouting Schick
RB Leipzig scouts were reportedly in the stands to watch Roma striker Patrik Schick play in the 1-0 win over Sampdoria last night. According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Bundesliga outfit were keeping a close eye on Schick to prepare a summer swoop.
-source: Football Italia
MARCA: Real Madrid will turn their attention towards Paul Pogba as they launch 'Operation Pogba'. pic.twitter.com/gSXe3jQfxu— RMadridHome (@RMadridHome_) April 7, 2019
A growing number of Manchester United’s key players are considering leaving in the summer. A seven-strong group that includes Paul Pogba and David de Gea have been tempted by approaches from Champions League rivals as the club struggles to qualify for next season’s competition. Pogba, for whom United paid £89m three years ago, has stated his interest in playing for Real Madrid, whose new manager Zinedine Zidane described the France international as “somebody who brings something few others can to the pitch”.
-source: The Times
A €70m proposal has come from Italy for Lille attacker Nicolas Pépé & Bayern Munich have not made a concrete bid, according to L'Équipe https://t.co/0grTVzgIMm— Get French Football News (@GFFN) April 7, 2019
Juve move for Nicolo Zaniolo
With that money, the head of the white sport Fabio Paratici, in consultation with the Vice-President Pavel Nedved, would give the assault on Roma for Nicolo Zaniolo, already now rated 50 and that after the probable renewal with the giallorossi will climb further up the price tag.