Latest mid-day news in the football world today Saturday October 19, 2019
Serie A side AC Milan are reportedly hoping they can convince Pep Guardiola to sign for them. They have also identified Ajax director Marc Overmars as their target for the technical director position.
Paris Saint-Germain are set to enter the race for Real Madrid target Exequiel Palacios from River Plate.
Fiorentina have finally extended the contract of 24-year old defender Lorenzo Venuti until 2023 who has made three appearances so far this season after spending last season on loan at Leece.
Juventus are set to join the race for Valencia 19-year old star Ferran Torres who has a release clause of €100m.
Celtic are set to renew the contract of Odsonne Edouard beyond his present deal which expires in 2022 as they look to raise his wages to £30k per week.
Manchester United may be tempted to trigger the clause to extend midfielder Nemanja Matic’s deal for another year. This may put an end to Inter Milan’s hope of signing him in January.
Barcelona 16-year old star Pedri has revealed he had a trial with Real Madrid in the summer before finally joining up with the Nou Camp side.
Sweden legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic has hinted at joining Serie A side Napoli after claiming he enjoyed the documentary they made for their legend Diego Maradona.
Anderlecht have offered 19-year old star Albert Sambi Lokonga to the likes of Barcelona, Manchester City and Sevilla with his contract set to expire at the end of the season.
Roma are interested in signing Napoli 25-year old star Elseid Hysaj who has struggled so far for playing time this season. The Carlo Ancelotti’s side will be hoping they can get a fee around £17m for him.
Brazilian side Flamengo are getting closer to signing Gabriel Barbosa on a permanent basis.
Aston Villa have warned Manchester United that the price tag for John McGinn has increased, the manager Dean Smith has insisted.
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