Transfer News: Chelsea ready to pay £130m for Lukaku, Man City ready to go all out for Kane, Laporte set
|Romelu Lukaku is wanted by Chelsea, the Blues have submitted another mega bid, will Inter say no? (Photo credit: Sky Italia)
We’ll update the list from time to time as news emerge
from leading transfer news outlets across the world of football
Stubborn Chelsea submit bid number 3 for Lukaku
What do you say to a stubborn ex? Well Chelsea have no
intention of backing off as we can confirm a bid of £130m by the champions of Europe for their former player
The big Belgian wasn’t
really appreciated as a Chelsea player, shipped here and there on loan before
being sold to Everton, now they want to pay through their noses to return him
to Stamford Bridge and considering how poor things are financially in Italy,
Inter would be stupid not to sell.
Xhaka signs a new four year deal at Arsenal
Granit Xhaka has signed a new and improved four-year deal
to keep him at Arsenal till 2026, bringing to an end speculations surrounding
his future with AS Roma submitting bids that Arsenal considered to be below his
Xhaka was stripped of the captain’s armband two years ago
after an incident with the fans in Arsenal’s 3-2 loss to Crystal Palace but
since Mikel Arteta came on board, he has regained trust and will be an Arsenal
player at least for now.
Fabinho extends with Liverpool
Liverpool need at least a new
body in the middle but what they have done for now is to make sure one of their
best legs stay, and Brazilian utility player Fabinho has committed his future
to the Kops project by signing a new long term deal.
Fabinho joined from Monaco in
2018 and has since established himself as a force in the Liverpool team, a part
of the men that won the champions league in 2019 and landed the league title
last summer, Fabinho will be ready for the new season after returning from his
Kane’s daily dose? City ready to go £130m for him
Manchester City are willing to pay as much as £130m for Harry Kane if Spurs are ready to deal.
News outlets have been buzzing all morning with a feeler from the
Etihad that should Daniel Levy be willing to lower his expectation for the soon
to be 29-year-old striker, they will pounce.
reported to training as at the time of filing this which will make it the third
day running and with the handwriting quite clear on the wall that he’s not
going to stay, Spurs might just take the money and invest in a replacement on
Laporte wants out…
City’s Aymeric Laporte wants out of the Etihad Stadium after falling behind the duo of Ruben Dias and John Stones and he has made it clear that he wants to
return to Spain in the current window.
being tracked by Real Madrid and Barcelona, the two Spanish giants have defensive
needs after Raphael Varane and Sergio Ramos left Real Madrid and Barcelona also
seeing the back of Samuel Umtiti and Gerrard Pique.