|Mohammed Salah has signed a contract extension at Liverpool, a deal that sees him become the highest ever earner at the club. (Photo credit: Premierleague.com)|
It’s that time of the season where everyone monitors breaking news and player movements, we bring to you the peak of the bunch as team try to bolster their squad ahead of the new season.
United near de Jong, Lisandro deals
Manchester United finally woke up in the current transfer window and are now very close to a deal for Barcelona’s Frenkie De Jong and Ajax left back Lisandro Martinez.
The Gunners had tabled two different bids for the highly rated defender but Edwin Van Dar Sar has won this one for United and Barcelona’s need for money from anywhere and everywhere means they can’t say no to a worthy bid for De Jong. Exciting times ahead for Old Trafford lovers.
Henderson joins Nottingham Forest
The purge continues at Old Trafford as back up goalkeeper Dean Henderson has been unveiled at Nottingham Forest, he becomes the second signing for the new boys.
Henderson made great impressions when he was loaned to Sheffield United in the 2019/2020 season but hasn’t been able to beat David De Gea to the number one role at Old Trafford. Henderson signed on loan with the new boys with an option of making the move permanent.
Salah commits to Liverpool
Liverpool fans can breathe easy now after Mohammed Salah ended all speculations around his future by penning a new deal that will see him earn £350k a week, and that makes him the highest ever earner with the Merseyside club.
Since the departure of Sadio Mane, there had been talks of a possible exit of the Egyptian with PSG and Real Madrid touted as possible destination; Liverpool even feared him joining a league rival for free but all is clear now and defenders can prepare for another torrid season with Salah in red.
Neymar stays, Kimpembe out?
Neymar Jr has extended his deal at PSG till 2027 amidst rumors he could be sold as the club continues to get the squad ready to compete for the biggest trophies in the new season but there might not be room for French defender Presnel Kimpembe.
Sources reveal that the Parisiens are tired of Kimpembe and will listen to offers for him. Chelsea are rumored to be interested as they hope to reunite him with Tiago Silva but the arrival of Christophe Galtier will explain a lot.
Inter signs Onana, Mhikitaryan
Cameroonian goalkeeper Andre Onana has left Ajax and joined Inter Milan on a long term contract after completing medicals on Friday.
The former champions have also unveiled former Manchester United and Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mhikitaryan on a two-year deal from AS Roma. The Armenian continues the culture of players’ rigmarole around Serie A.