The summer transfer window for Europe’s major leagues has closed. However, focusing on January, there are a lot of rumors swirling around who is moving where. Transfer Talk brings you the latest news on rumors, comings and goings, and of course, completed deals!
Top story: Firmino, Depay can switch teams
The 28-year-old Dutch international Depay looked as if he played his last game with Barcelona at the end of last season. However, a potential move to Juventus has failed and he has made only two La Liga appearances so far this season.
Meanwhile, the 30-year-old Brazil forward, Firmino, was linked with a move away from Anfield at the end of the season – also to Juventus – but has also stayed. Now he is fighting for a place in Jurgen Klopp’s starting line-up along with Luis Diaz And the Diogo Jotaas well as the new signature Darwin Nunez.
The swap deal will suit both players and clubs as Firmino and Depay could leave their squad for free next summer when their contracts expire.
Liverpool is also planning more reinforcements, with CBS journalist Ben Jacobs The Reds have linked up with Brighton and Hove Albion midfielder Moises Kaiseedu. The Seagull is likely to want a transfer fee of around £50m for the 20-year-old.
08.43 GMT: Nemanja Matic On track to launch an automatic contract extension with AS Roma, Gazzetta dello Sport reports.
The 34-year-old moved to Roma in the summer on a one-year deal when his contract with Manchester United expired. The Serbia international will get another 12 months with Jose Mourinho’s side if he plays 19 Serie A games, and has featured in all seven games so far this season.
Gazzetta says that with 12 more league matches played before the World Cup break on November 13, Matic could have already secured his new contract.
08.00 GMT: Football Insider Reports Phil Foden He has reached an agreement in principle on a new contract at Manchester City.
Foden, 22, is said to be set to sign a deal that will earn him £250,000-a-week over six years, worth a staggering £78m.
Juventus is keen to strengthen the left side of the defense, and Calcircato Is reporting that Bianconeri see back Alejandro Grimaldo as a possible addition. The 27-year-old’s contract at Benfica expires in 2023, which means the Italians could move in January ahead of a potential summer move. Portuguese title boosts record Juventus are looking to steal their rivals with a move in the new year. Calciomercato adds that Inter Milan are also keen on the player seeking a change of scenery after seven seasons at the Estadio de Luz.
The star of Spezia Jacob Keiyur It has already attracted interest from West Ham United and Roma, but Calcircato It is believed that Milan are now also keeping an eye on the 22-year-old. The Poland international can play both in defense and in midfield, while his age fits in with Milan’s current plan to target young and talented players who have the potential to grow. There was no official offer before Rossoneriwho are still analyzing the new signature Malik ThiawProgress since joining from Schalke 04 in the summer.
– daily mail Reports that Arsenal scouts are watching Louvreux Magerthe player described as “Next Luka Modric.” In fact, The sun goes further To point out, Arsenal have seen the 24-year-old on two occasions, including his throat-thumping in Croatia’s win against Denmark last Thursday. The midfielder is in his second season with French club Rennes after joining from Dinamo Zagreb last year.
– Brazil right Now He joined the unit from EvertonThe UAE Pro League club announced on Sunday. The 31-year-old midfielder is leaving Frank Lampard’s side after arriving at Goodison Park in 2020. He played 57 games in all competitions but did not participate this season. Alan played 10 caps for Brazil and won the 2019 Copa America.