Latest news in the football world this afternoon Sunday November 17, 2019
Real Madrid are reportedly interested in signing Chelsea 19-year old winger Callum Hudson-Odoi who has made three assists in six premier League matches so far this season.
According to reports, former Chelsea and Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is monitoring the situation of Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham who may be forced to leave following a poor start to the season. Mourinho is targeting a return to football management and he’s already eyeing the places of under-fire managers in the top sides so far this season.
Arsenal are set to make a move for Villarreal defender Pau Torres in January but he will cost about £43m. It has been reported that Manchester City are also eyeing a move for the 22-year old.
Swedish legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic has set his wage demand at £215k per week if he is to return to Serie A. It has been revealed that Bologna may be his preferred destination among several other clubs who are interested in signing him.
Manchester United are eager to sign Matheus Pereira from Sporting Lisbon who is currently on loan at West Brom this season. They will have to pay around £8.25m to sign him.
According to reports, Barcelona wanted to use Thierry Henry to replace current boss Ernesto Valverde last season before they extended Valverde’s deal in February. Henry has now signed for MLS side Montreal Impact.
Former Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has suggested that Christian Eriksen should be dropped from the squad and sold in January. The Dane has refused to sign a new deal at the club and will like to leave for free next summer.
Ivan Rakitic has stated his willingness to consider a move to Serie A side AC Milan in January. Barcelona are however asking for about £30m fee to allow him to leave the Nou Camp side.
Crystal Palace are reportedly interested in signing Odsonne Edouard from Celtic in January and will like to place a £20m bid on him. Edouard has scored nine goals from 11 League matches for Celtic so far this season.