|Al Ahli could be about to do the unthinkable by dropping a mega bid Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen. (Photo credit: GOAL)|
As we dive deep into the transfer window, we look at some top deals, brewing rumors, and potential transfers from all around the world of football.
Hojlund set to join United from Atlanta.
Manchester United and Atalanta reached an agreement on Saturday for Norwegian striker Rasmus Hojlund for a reported fee of €70 million, including add-ons. The Red Devils were linked with Harry Kane and Napoli striker Victor Osimhen but have now sealed a deal for a striker touted to be the next Erling Haaland. United hopes to get as much quality as they had in former manager Ole Gunnar Solksjaer.
AC Milan signs Chukwueze and Musah
After the acquisition of Christian Pulisic and Ruben Loftus Cheek, AC Milan continues their rebuild with the signing of Samuel Chukwueze from Villareal and American midfielder Yunus Musah from Valencia. The Rossoneri are about to lose Ante Rebic as well and are getting ready to challenge Napoli and Inter Milan in the new season.
Bayern Munich eyes David Raya
After the collapse of a potential deal with Tottenham Hotspur, Spanish shot-stopper David Raya could be on his way to replace Yann Sommer at Bayern Munich after the Bundesliga champions opened talks with Brentford for him. The Bees want £40 million for the goalkeeper, and Bayern could well be interested in negotiating downward.
Mbappe to Liverpool on loan?
Stranger things have happened, but Liverpool eyeing a shock loan move for wantaway PSG forward Kyllian Mbappe could well be the most surprising thing we’ll read this weekend. PSG wants a solution, but it is not in their hands. Liverpool could swoop, but can they afford his wage? In all of these, where does Mbappe’s desire lie?
Al Hilal turning to Osimhen?
After Kyllian Mbappe snubbed the Saudi club in midweek, Al Hilal is reportedly seeking to tempt Victor Osimhen with an offer he can’t refuse. Napoli’s president once said a bid in the region of £150 million could interest him with respect to Osimhen, as he expected a bid from PSG, but can Saudi Arabia appeal to the Nigerian?