Latest news in the football world this afternoon Wednesday November 19, 2019
German star Mario Gotze will reportedly leave Borussia Dortmund if the manager Lucien Favre stays at the club beyond next summer. Gotze has only completed 90 minutes just once of his 11 matches so far this season.
According to reports, Brescia, Sampdoria and Torino are all interested in signing Los Angeles star Brian Rodriguez. It has also been reported that Roma and Fiorentina have also shown interest.
West Brom are set to cash in on 19-year old young defender Nathan Ferguson when the transfer window opens in January after failing to agree to a new contract at the club with his current deal set to expire at the end of this season. The likes of Crystal Palace, Atletico Madrid, Juventus and Tottenham have all been linked to him.
According to reports, Juventus must sell at least one of their midfielders if they want to sign Ivan Rakitic from Barcelona. The players that might pave way include Adrien Rabiot, Federico Bernardeschi and Emre Can.
Bayern Munich target Alexander Nubel is reportedly being offered a better wage to sign contract extension at his current club Schalke than what Bayern wants to offer him to replace goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.
Leicester City and Newcastle have entered the race for Le Mans star Stephane Diarra.
It’s no longer news that Tottenham have confirmed the appointment of former Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho as the club’s manager who has now replaced Mauricio Pochettino who was sacked last night. Mourinho has signed a four-year deal that will keep him at the club until 2023. Tottenham however had to pay a huge amount of around £20m to Pochettino and his staff for compensation for sacking them after only signing new five-year deals at the club in May 2018.