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Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen has confirmed that contract negotiation with the club has been put on hold even though he’s very much happy at the club. The German has a deal with the Spanish club until the summer of 2022. He has been linked to sign for Bayern Munich as the replacement for aging Manuel Neuer.
Manchester United have reportedly contacted German club RB Leipzig over the signing of 20-year old defender Ibrahima Konate whose contract at the Bundesliga club ends in 2023.
Real are set to allow 20-year old Brahim Diaz leave the club on loan to another Spanish club as they look to get him regular playing time in order to hasten his development.
Tottenham have emerged favourites to sign Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic in the summer even though the Croatian has been linked severally to Atletico Madrid, Inter Milan and Juventus. He’s most certain to leave the Camp Nou side after losing his place to Frenkie de Jong who joined from Ajax last summer.
Real Madrid star Lucas Vazquez has claimed he has always admired playing in the Premier League despite that he would like to finish his career at the Santiago Bernabeu side. But as it stands, his days may be numbered with the spanish club and he has now admitted he could fancy a move to England.
Napoli are reportedly not ready to sell defender Kalidou Koulibaly for anything less than £89m. Manchester United, Liverpool, Real Madrid and several other clubs have shown interest in him.
Former Tottenham and Manchester United player Dimitar Berbatov has urged Harry Kane to leave the North London side and join the Old Trafford side this summer. Berbatov believes this could be his chance.
According to Fabio Paratici, the Juventus sporting director, Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba will find it difficult to get a new club after coronavirus crisis is over.
Juventus have been linked to sign Real Madrid want-away midfielder James Rodriguez who will be available for around £28m.
Real Betis have joined Roma in the race for Chelsea star Pedro who will be a free agent this summer.
Lazio are not ready to allow midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic leave the club this summer. They will not accept anything less than £89m even if they want to sell him. He has a contract with the club until 2024.