Latest news in football world this evening Monday July 22, 2019
Nicky Butt has reportedly been promoted to the role of head of first-team development at Manchester United and will report directly to United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Chicago Fire have completed the signing of United States star Jonathan Bornstein from Israeli side Maccabi Netanya.
According to reports, Gareth Bale will need a huge wage offer to leave Real Madrid. The Welshman currently earns £550k per week and still has a contract running until 2022 and will only consider leaving the Santiago Bernabeu side if the side signing him will base his pay on those of the highest paid players in the world of football.
Roma have identified Watford star Gerard Deulofeu as a potential alternative for their target AC Milan star Suso. Roma will like to use a player-plus-cash deal to sign the Spaniard and it may involve goalkeeper Robin Olsen going to Watford.
Liverpool and Manchester City are reportedly chasing Brazil’s 17-year old star midfielder Rienier who plays for Flamengo. Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund and Everton have also been linked to him.
AC Milan have reached an agreement with Atletico Madrid for striker Angel Correa.
Atletico Madrid will reportedly prefer to sign Real Madrid star James Rodriguez to Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen after considering the huge cost to sign the Dane which is about €30m more than the price for Rodriguez.
Leeds United star Vurnon Anita is set to leave the club for MLS.
Manchester United are reportedly still interested in Juventus midfielder Paulo Dybala as they target him for a replacement for either Paul Pogba or Romelu Lukaku who could leave the club this summer.
Raul Sanllehi, Arsenal’s head of football has travelled back to England in order to finalize some potential transfers. And it has been confirmed that Dani Ceballos’ loan move is part of them. Celtic star Kieran Tierney’s move may also be of good contention.
Jordy Clasie has left Southampton to join Eredivisie side AZ Claise.
Chelsea star Ethan Ampadu has finally joined Bundesliga side RB Leipzig on a loan move for a single season.
Barcelona are interested in making a move for Bayern Munich star David Alaba thanks to his high level of versatility.
AC Milan have got in touch with Juventus over the possibile signing of Merih Demiral.
Sporting Lisbon president Frederico Varandas has revealed it will cost Manchester United more than £56m to sign their midfielder Bruno Fernandes.
Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic is still interested in staying at the club for a foreseeable future.
Sevilla midfielder Roque Mesa is reportedly in talks with Genoa over a switch to the Serie A side.
Newcastle have restarted their chase of Nice star Allan Saint-Maximin.
Lyon star Nabil Fekir is set to undergo his medical with Real Betis over an £18m permanent deal.
Borussia Mönchengladbach have completed the signing of Marcus Thuram from Guingamp.
Former Liverpool star Charlie Adam has joined Reading on a one-year contract.
Fulham left-back Ryan Sessegnon is getting closer to joining Tottenham on a £20m plus add-ons deal.
Newcastle are keen to make a move for Burnley defender Ben Gibson.
Chelsea 19-year old right-back Dujon Sterling is set to join QPR on a season-long loan.
Serie A side AS Roma have identified alternative for Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld in Juventus’ Daniele Rugani.
Real Madrid have reportedly so far rejected about six different bids for star Marco Asensio.
AC Milan have put an end to their interest in Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren and are now targeting Juventus star Daniele Rugani.
Everton star Ademola Lookman is expected to join RB Leipzig for a £22.5m fee in the next 36 hours.
Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has revealed he would like to become the club’s Captain.
Chelsea forward Olivier Giroud has backed new boss Frank Lampard to succeed at the club.
German side Hertha Berlin have identified Arsenal youngster Reiss Nelson as a potential signing.
Inter Milan have confirmed they are after two strikers at the club but are watching out for Financial Fair Play rule.
West Brom are set to sign Mason Holgate from Everton on a season-long loan.
Serie A side Cagliari are set to sign Boca Juniors star Nahitan Nandez for a £16m fee.
That would be all for today, have a wonderful night.