Transfer News: Saul Niguez, Ronaldo, Mbappe and Bissouma on the move?
|Saul Niguez is a target for Manchester United and Chelsea but where will he end up? (Photo credit: Marca)|
We’ll update the list from time to time as news emerge from leading transfer news outlets across the world of football
Ronaldo to City heats up
It’s no longer news that Cristiano Ronaldo has handed in a transfer request as confirmed by super agent Jorge Mendes but what does that mean for Manchester United fans who have adored the forward for over a decade since he left Old Trafford?
What does this mean to the premier league that will have to deal with a super Manchester City side? What does this mean to the champions league group game between PSG and City? What does this mean to the FPL community?
Bissouma on his way to Anfield?
Liverpool’s quest for a replacement for Gini Wijnaldum has led them onto the path of Brighton’s sensational midfield maestro Yves Bissouma.
We can report to you that talks are ongoing and are at advanced stage for the Malian to join Jurgen Klopp’s side on a permanent basis; it’s important to note that a few teams were in for the pocket sized midfielder and Liverpool also considered lots of names but they have now settled for the Brighton man.
PSG accept Madrid bid for Mbappe
After the back and forth all through the summer, we can confirm that PSG and Real Madrid are now negotiating over Kylian Mbappe for a permanent transfer in the region of €170m plus add ons which was the asking price of the capital club.
Mbappe’s dream has always been to play for Madrid and with Messi now at PSG, that didn’t encourage him to see out his contract and leave on a free next season.
Spurs enter race for Barca’s Moriba
Highly rated Barcelona midfielder Ilaix Moriba has refused to sign a new contract at Barcelona and the Catalan club are now willing to listen to offers for him to avoid him leaving for free next season, this has encouraged premier league club Tottenham Hotspur to step in for him.
Spurs need a midfield body as Moussa Sissoko nears move to Watford, Nuno Espirito Santo has made the midfielder his top target as they also try to build for the future.
Saul Niguez: Manchester United or Chelsea?
The future of Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez is still up in the air with Manchester United and Chelsea both interested, although Thomas Tuchel ruled out the possibility of bringing in a new body in midfield and Liverpool are already looking elsewhere in the person of Yves Bissouma.
Manchester United have strong interest in the player, with Scott McTominay out injured and Nemanja Matic running out of depth, United will be the most likely destination for the midfielder however, a loan will be more like it according to Spanish tabloid Marca.