Transfer News: Messi to stay, Ceballos to leave for parent club
|U-Turn for Lionel Messi? News outlets are reporting that the Barcelona legend is set to stay in a sensational U-Turn following last summer's drama. (Photo credit: Sky Sports)|
From time to time we update the list with transfer stories from trusted sources across the globe…
Lionel Messi to stay at Barcelona?
@esport3 is leading from the front on this with the Spanish tabloid reporting Barcelona super star Lionel Messi has to Juan Laporta that he’ll be willing to take a 50% pay cut to remain at the Nou Camp beyond the current season.
Recall that Messi stirred the murky waters of the La Liga club last summer when he announced he would not be signing a new contract, news blazing out says there might be a U-Turn on that, we wait to see how that develops
Jose Mourinho signs as Euro pundit
Euro Sports on Friday announced Jose Mourinho as one of their top analysts at the upcoming Euro2020 championship, not a surprise is it?
Talks have been ongoing on the next move for the former Tottenham Hotspur manager and he is now confirmed to be taking a break from management and will be on air as a pundit for Euro Sports when the Euros kickoff in the summer
Ceballos to return to Madrid
Dani Ceballos is expected to leave Arsenal at the end of the season, the decision has been made weeks ago. The midfielder will come back to Real Madrid after spending the season on loan to Arsenal, then he’ll decide his future
Various news outlets are on the news and Sky Sports has confirmed the erratic midfielder, who shone brightly at the 2018 U20 European championship will not be loaned to Arsenal for the third time, not a surprise or a loss as Arsenal fans can’t wait to see his back.
Joules Kounde on Real Madrid’s radar
With Sergio Ramos still yet to sign a new contract at Real Madrid, the Los Blancos are interested in signing La Liga sensation, Joules Kounde from Sevilla.
The French center back has been a revelation at both ends of the pitch this season and having missed out on a transfer to Manchester City last season, Kounde might be in line for a big move this summer if Real Madrid do push for him
Ten Haag ends Spurs speculation, signs new deal
Tottenham will not be getting their first choice option, Erik Ten Haag as the permanent replacement for Jose Mourinho with the Ajax head coach signing a new deal at the helm of the Dutch top side.
Spurs had touted the Dutchman as a replacement for Ryan Mason following the unceremonious exit of Jose Mourinho and rival fans had frozen at the prospect of having the attack minded coach against their respective teams, they all can breathe easy as Ten Haag signs new deal to keep him at Ajax till 2025