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Brighton Chief executive Paul Barber has revealed that they have confirmed a third coronavirus case at the club. A player, whose name was not revealed is confirmed to have tested positive for coronavirus. This could have an impact in the possibility of restarting the Premier League very soon.
PSG youngster Edouard Michut has been attracting interest from Premier League club Manchester City. The 17-year-old has one more year left on his current deal with the French Champions.
Noah Katterbach, 19-year-old full-back has signed a new four-year deal with Koln. He’s set to remain at the club until 2024.
According to reports, many players are not happy with Ligue 1’s decision to relegate Toulouse and Amiens following the cancellation of the season. Meanwhile former Toulouse and PSG boss Antoine Kombouare has advised the players to go on strike if the decision is not reversed to allow 22 clubs in the league next season.
Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva could remain at the club after his wife Isabelle revealed they would like to continue their careers in Paris because of their children who grew up there.
The president of Lyon Jean-Michel Aulas has admitted worrying about losing their star players including Memphis Depay because they missed out of European competitions for next season after finishing seventh on the table for a season that ended prematurely. This is the first time since 1997 that Lyon will miss out on European competitions.
Juventus midfielder Adrien Rabiot will reportedly jump at the chance to sign up for Manchester United as he looks to leave the Italian side due to lack of regular playing time.
Wolverhampton are interested in signing Joao Palhinha from Portuguese club Braga. He’s currently on loan at Sporting Lisbon.
Napoli are eyeing a move for Zenit St Petersburg 25-year-old star Sardar Azmoun for a fee in the region of £13m. Azmoun is Iranian and this means the Italian club will have to free up space by selling a non-EU star most probably Hirving Lozano who is an Everton target.