Latest news in the football world this afternoon Friday November 22, 2019
Manchester United are going to hold talks with Roma over the future of Chris Smalling which will also involve the discussion about the signing of Nicolo Zaniolo.
Real Madrid are of the hope they can snap up a £69m move for Inter Milan star Milan Skriniar though he has a price-tag of £86m placed on him.
Leicester City have set their eyes on defender Robin Koch from Freiburg after manager Brendan Rodgers sent scouts to watch him in action during the recent international break. It has also been reported that Norwich and Wolverhampton are interested in the 23-year old.
Crystal Palace are set to launch a bid for Chelsea forward Olivier Giroud in January though they may be bounced back by the former Arsenal striker’s £7m pre-season wage demand with Chelsea also looking at taking about £5m. Borussia Dortmund and Inter Milan have also shown keen interest in the Frenchman in recent weeks.
Lokomotiv Moscow star Aleksei Miranchuk is reportedly on Juventus’radar.