The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Manchester United shortlist a partner for Maguire
Nikola Milenkovic is set to leave Fiorentina. The 23-year-old, whose contract expires in June 2022, is unwilling to sign a new deal with his current club. Therefore, Manchester United are ready to make a transfer bid.
The Red Devils hope to sign a long-term partner for Harry Maguire in defense, but they’re reluctant to match Fiorentina’s £38m asking price. [The Sun]
Haaland’s salary demands leaves La Liga move at risk
Amid strong transfer interest across Europe, Erling Haaland is reportedly asking for a salary of €35 million per year.
These demands could limit his transfer options for the summer. Barcelona and Real Madrid, for example, cannot afford to pay such a lucrative salary and a sizeable transfer fee together. [Goal]
18-year-old striker Da Graca signs new Juventus deal
West Ham hope to sign Arsenal youngster
Folarin Balogun’s new contract with Arsenal has sparked fresh doubts about Eddie Nketiah’s future. It’s allegedly left West Ham hopeful of a deal for the 21-year-old.
The Hammers need a new striker in the summer. Nketiah and Sevilla’s Youssef En-Nesyri are at the top of their list. [Evening Standard]
Modric agrees Real Madrid extension
Luka Modric has reportedly agreed on a new contract with Real Madrid.
The 34-year-old will commit to the club for another 12 months until 2022. It’s a done deal, which includes a drop in salary, and an official announcement is expected soon. [AS]
Szczesny to stay at Juventus
Despite transfer links to Manchester United, Wojciech Szczesny won’t leave Juventus in the summer.
The Bianconeri allegedly sought to sell the keeper to raise funds for a transfer bid for AC Milan’s Gianluigi Donnarumma. However, Szczesny won’t be leaving Turin anytime soon after all. [Calciomercato]