Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s time to check out the latest sports news today Monday December 16, 2019
Reports have it that Bayern Munich players have urged the Bundesliga side to sign Philippe Coutinho permanently following his hat-trick against Werder Bremen last Saturday.
Arsenal interim manager Freddie Ljungberg has called on the club’s hierarchy to make the decision on a new manager as soon as possible as he continues to struggle with lack of enough staff which has seen academy coach Per Mertesacker join him in the dugout in recent weeks.
Norwich have joined Celtic in the race for Dundee United star Louis Appere.
Swansea City may snap up the move for Liverpool 19-year old youngster Rhian Brewster due to his relationship with the Championship side’s manager Steve Cooper.
Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers has identified a new centre-back as his main transfer target in January as he seeks to find a backup for defensive duo Jonny Evans and Caglar Soyuncu.
According to reports, Arsenal are yet to contact Wolverhampton manager Nuno Espirito Santo over the possibility of making him their next manager.
West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini will reportedly remain in charge of the club for their next match against Crystal Palace on Boxing day.
Chelsea are reportedly scouting Bordeaux 20-year old star Josh Maja, a Nigerian forward who was previously a Sunderland star.