Good evening to all our readers out there, it’s the time of the day again to check out the latest news in the football world this evening Monday June 1, 2020
It’s no longer news that Manchester United have extended the loan spell of forward Odion Ighalo until January 2021. The Nigerian joined the Old Trafford side on loan from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua in the January transfer window and his deal was supposed to end yesterday May 31. United have, however, extended the deal until January of 2021.
Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen has suggested that Borussia Dortmund star Mario Gotze who is set to be released from the German club will fit in the La Liga due to his ability on the ball.
According to reports, the exit clause on Lionel Messi’s deal to walk away from Barcelona this summer has expired. His current deal will expire in 2021. The Catalans will hope he will pledge his future to the club.
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has revealed he’s likely to sign new players this summer.
Arsenal have reportedly offered skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang a new contract. It remains to be seen if the Gabonese will sign the contract.
Manchester City are reportedly getting closer to complete the signing of Barcelona right-back Nelson Semedo. The Catalans have however demanded a €40m fee.
According to reports, Manchester United star Marcus Rashford agreed to join Barcelona back in 2018 before he renewed his contract at the Old Trafford side.
Reports have it that Rennes star Eduardo Camavinga will prefer to sign for La Liga giants Real Madrid.
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is set to remain on loan at Roma. He’s waiting on the Old Trafford club to agree.
Chelsea will have to lock horns with Real Madrid for the signing of Xavier Mbuyamba from Barcelona as a free agent this summer.
Bayern Munich director Oliver Kahn has revealed he’s sceptical about the possibility of the club signing new players in the next transfer window. With the likes of Kai Havertz and Leroy Sane linked to them, the former goalkeeper is not sure they will be signed due to the financial crisis from coronavirus.
Arsenal are favourites to sign Napoli star Arkadiusz Milik who has a price-tag of £45m.
Manchester United are reportedly interested in signing Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling if the Etihad side makes him available for sale this summer.
David Luiz’s agent Kia Joorabchian has revealed that Arsenal had the option to keep the Brazilian at the club for another year but it expired during the lockdown.