Latest news in the football world this afternoon Thursday October 31, 2019
The EFL Cup quarter-final draw have been made and Manchester City are set to visit Oxford United who dumped Sunderland out of the competition.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United will welcome Colchester United while Aston Villa will host Liverpool and Leicester City will visit Everton. The fixtures will hold on 17th and 18th December later this year.
Scott Bain, the Celtic goalkeeper has signed a new deal that will keep him at the club until 2023.
Barcelona are reportedly ready to make a move for Cruzeiro 20-year old midfielder Ederson after Eric Abidal, the club’s director of football travelled to Brazil to scout him.
Juventus have joined the race for RB Salzburg star Erling Haaland who has reportedly attracted interest from several clubs around Europe. The 19-year old has scored 22 goals from 15 matches so far this season. The Serie A side are set to place a £35m fee for him.