|Petr Cech announces retirement from football|
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has announced that he will be retiring from football at the end of the season following a career that last 20 years.
The former Chelsea star came into the Premier League 15 years ago with Chelsea and went further to conquer the league in all ramifications winning everything possible. He joined Arsenal in the summer of 2015 where he broke the Premier League clean sheets record by going on to keep 202 Premier League clean sheets in the course of his career. He had 162 with Chelsea and presently 40 with Arsenal.
Tottenham forward Harry Kane is set to be out until March after damaging his ligaments in his left ankle during his club’s 0-1 defeat to Manchester United last Sunday. He will be greatly missed for a good number of actions which include the second leg of the Carabao Cup final against Chelsea, the final of the Carabao Cup if Tottenham gets there, both Champions League round-of-16 games against Borussia Dortmund. The Spurs will be in serious search for a temporal replacement as they cannot afford to jeopardize their season.
AC Milan boss Gennaro Gattuso has revealed that forward Gonzalo Higuain is yet to ask the club he wants to leave.
Sven Mislintat, Arsenal’s head of recruitment could reportedly be on his way out of the club after having a clash with the club’s hierarchy following the club’s system of management. Bayern Munich have however shown interest in getting the German to the club.
Leicester City are looking at making a move for Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers as they prepare to sack Claude Puel.
According to reports, Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge is being offered a move to America.
Leeds United have told Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola that their player Jack Clarke is not for sale.
Manchester City have reportedly confirmed the signing of Japanese under-21 star Ko Itakura.
Bournemouth and Southampton are ready to lock horns with each other for Brentford star Chris Mepham.
Atletico Madrid have refused to commit to the sign of Chelsea forward Alvaro Morata and the striker’s future is currently not sure. Meanwhile Sevilla have given up interest in the Spanish forward.
Chelsea are ready to offer Petr Cech a chance back at the side as part of the coaching team.
Chelsea may face a partial stadium closure in the Europa League following UEFA’s launch to investigate a racist chant by the club’s supporters in their 2-2 draw against MOL Vidi last month.
Manchester United are considering offers for midfielder Maroune Fellaini this January as they look to offload the Belgian. They will allow him to leave for a £15m fee with the likes of Guangzhou Evergrande, Porto, AC Milan all Interested.
Arsenal are looking at making a move for James Rodriguez which could cost them as low as £3m.
Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has dismissed speculations that Neymar wants to return to the club
Girona star Christian Stuani may reportedly be on his way to Barcelona.
Manchester United are looking to sell defender Marcos Rojo as they look to strengthen their backline.
Chelsea are hoping to finalize a move for Gonzalo Higuain before the end of this week.
According to reports, Tottenham star Christian Eriksen may not sign a new deal at the club as he looks to make a Real Madrid move.
Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Yannick Carrasco, but they will have to sell Mesut Ozil before they can afford to sign him. Inter Milan are reportedly interested in acquiring Ozil on loan.
West Ham have rejected Fiorentina’s £8.9m bid for Pedro Obiang.
Barcelona have identified series of back up strikers as they look to sign at least one this January. Identified strikers include Christian Stuani, Fernando Llorente, Oliver Giroud and Alvaro Morata.
Chelsea have increased their bid for Zenit Saint Petersburg star Leandro Paredes to £36m.
West Ham star Javier Hernandez is interested in a move to Valencia but the London side will not allow him to leave until they find a replacement.
Manchester City are reportedly not interested in signing Real Madrid star Isco.
Newcastle are yet to submit a new offer for Atlanta United star Miguel Almiron since the last one was rejected in December.
Borussia Dortmund have identified Celta Vigo star Stanislav Lobotka as their main target.
AC Milan are ready to make a move for Genoa forward Krzysztof Piatek as they seek for a replacement for Gonzalo Higuain who may move to Chelsea.
Porto defender Eder Militao is interested in signing for a Premier League side, Everton and Manchester United reportedly have interest.