Latest Football News

  • AC Milan have reportedly met with ‘super agent’ Jorge Mendes to discuss three players – Renato Sanches, Diego Costa and Radamel Falcao.
  • Manchester United target Renato Sanches has revealed that he is open to a Bayern Munich exit, but hinted AC Milan will be his destination.
  • Pep Guardiola insists “anything can happen” in the race for Kylian Mbappe and backs Manchester City to compete with Real Madrid.
  • City are trying to beat Real Madrid to the signing of 18-year-old Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe.
  • Alternatively, Man City have never bid for Kylian Mbappe and have no interest in challenging Real Madrid for the France striker.

  • Real Madrid and Monaco have agreed a fee for Mbappe, but it’s more than was reported on Tuesday with the deal broken down to €180m plus €20m in bonuses. There is also a suggestion Manchester City have made a €180m bid.
  • Should Mbappe arrive at the Bernabeu this summer, there are suggestions Manchester United will make another move for Gareth Bale.
  • To sign Neymar, Paris Saint-Germain must reduce their wage bill by more than €30m, which could see up to six players leaving the French capital. Angel Di Maria, reported Arsenal target Lucas Moura, Hatem Ben Arfa, Jese Rodriguez, Grzegorz Krychowiak and Serge Aurier are the candidates to move on.
  • After signing Dani Alves, Neymar has reportedly asked PSG to sign Philippe Coutinho, Alexis Sanchez, another player of similar quality and keep Lucas Moura.
  • Gerard Pique has admitted in a press conference the picture he posted on Instagram, announcing Neymar was staying at Barcelona, wasn’t official confirmation.
  • Arsenal are finally set to sign 21-year-old Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar in a £45m deal.
  • But, Monaco have confirmed they are in talks to extend Kylian Mbappe’s contract and insist Thomas Lemar is staying at the club.
  • Barcelona have agreed a deal with Liverpool midfielder Coutinho.

  • Liverpool’s summer pursuit of Naby Keita could come to fruition after all with news that the players current employers RB Leipzig, are set for a dramatic U-turn and will allow the player to go to Anfield after all.
  • Virgil van Dijk should “respect” his Southampton contract amid ongoing transfer speculation surrounding the defender, according to Nigel Adkins.

  • Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere has revealed that Liverpool target Dalbert will only be allowed to leave for his release clause price of €30million.
  • Sadio Mane and Danny Ings have been included in Jurgen Klopp’s 30-man Liverpool squad for their pre-season tour of Germany.
  • Lazar Markovic has been left out of Liverpool’s squad for friendlies in Germany after holding talks with Fiorentina.
  • Fenerbahce have reportedly named their asking price for defender Simon Kjaer, £17.5million.

  • Manchester United are looking to sign Emil Forsberg from RB Leipzig for €50m if their move for Ivan Perisic fails.

  • Inter continue their pursuit of Czech striker Patrik Schick.
  • Juventus have now made PSG midfielder Blaise Matuidi there top summer priority.
  • Rennes are close to sealing a €17m move for former Newcastle United transfer target Ismaila Sarr this week.
  • Jean Michael Seri has again been linked with Arsenal. He is rated at €40m.
  • Roma sporting director Monchi has made new contact with Leicester City over Algerian play-maker Riyad Mahrez.
  • Roma president James Pallotta has also stated that central defender Kostas Manolas will not be leaving the club this summer.
  • LA Galaxy and Villarreal have agreed to a fee of $5 million for the transfer of Jonathan Dos Santos that will see the Mexico international swap La Liga for Major League Soccer.
  • Tottenham Hotspur are ready to make Benfica midfielder Ljubomir Fejsa their first signing of the summer.
  • Spurs are considering a move for Hoffenheim defender Jeremy Toljan, 22, after talks stalled with Porto over full-back Ricardo Pereira, 23.
  • Stoke will be busy in the transfer market over the next few weeks but are not expected to move for Arsenal’s 23-year-old winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
  • Antonio Conte is set to continue his summer spending at Chelsea and is targeting Everton midfielder Tom Davies.
  • Ronald Koeman says he expects Ross Barkley to leave Everton despite a lack of offers for the midfielder.
  • Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mikel Merino is undergoing a medical in the north east ahead of a move to Newcastle.
  • Sampdoria have halted their interest in Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere due to his wage demands.
  • New signing Danilo has admitted it wasn’t difficult to decide between Man City and Chelsea this summer. Los Blancos coach Zinedine Zidane tried to convince him to stay at Real, but the Brazilian had already made his mind up to move. He made his decision because he believes City have a chance to win the Champions League.
  • James Rodriguez is doing his best to win over Bayern Munich fans, telling them he didn’t hesitate to move to Germany and that Bayern are as big a club as Real. “I saw the team and I thought, ‘there are as many stars here as in Madrid, the quality is similar’.”
  • Premier League newcomers Huddersfield Town have made an enquiry for Nuremberg’s Moroccan midfielder Abdelhamid Sabiri, 20.
  • Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley has won a High Court battle with an investment banker over a £15m deal allegedly made in a pub.
  • Barcelona forward Neymar spent more than £14,000 on trainers in one shopping trip… after saying meeting Michael Jordan was “one of the happiest moments” of his life.
  • Former Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny showed off his vocal skills at his Juventus initiation by belting out Justin Bieber’s Love Yourself.
  • Players at all grassroots levels will receive five-year bans if they assault referees under new Football Association laws.
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