The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Lukaku to join Chelsea’s London rivals?
Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku could force a shocking transfer to London rivals Tottenham.
The 28-year-old Belgian is under the spotlight after expressing his frustrations at Stamford Bridge in an explosive interview, forcing Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel to drop him at the weekend.
It’s now been suggested that Lukaku could try to force a reunion with his former Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte at Tottenham in the summer. [Gazzetta Dello Sport – in Italian]
Wolves name their price for Traore
Adama Traore could be available for around £20 million or more as contract talks with Wolves fail to progress.
The Wanderers may opt to cash in on the 25-year-old winger in order to boost their limited transfer funds. Fellow Premier League sides Tottenham and West Ham are interested. [Telegraph – subscription required]
Xavi is calling Morata ‘constantly’ to join Barcelona
Álvaro Morata's priority is still Barcelona. Been told Xavi is calling Morata constantly as he did with Ferrán ☎️🇪🇸 #FCB
Juventus are not triggering buy-option clause in June from Atléti [€40m] but they *won't* allow Morata to leave until they find a new top striker. Let's see. pic.twitter.com/gVsKrjmitH
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 3, 2022
Guinea youngster on Liverpool and AC Milan’s radar
Olympiacos midfielder Aguibou Camara has emerged as a potential transfer target for Liverpool and AC Milan.
The 20-year-old Guinean has impressed in his first season in Greece, managing five goals and four assists in 25 appearances across all competitions. [Calciomercato – in Italian]
Neto tells Barcelona to accept Flamengo offer
Barcelona goalkeeper Neto has asked the club to accept an offer from Flamengo to sign him this month.
The 32-year-old Brazilian has played second fiddle to Marc-Andre ter Stegen in the Barca goalkeeping pecking order since his arrival from Valencia in 2019, limiting him to just 22 appearances. [El Nacional – in Catalan]
Cavani to stay at Manchester United in January
We all want Cavani to stay 🏹 ❤️ pic.twitter.com/ftyFxGs7rI
— Man United News (@ManUtdMEN) January 2, 2022
Mourinho eyes Ndombele reunion at Roma
Former Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho is eyeing a reunion with Tanguy Ndombele in Italy.
Mourinho, who now coaches AS Roma, is on the alert as the midfielder continues to struggle for regular game time at Spurs. [Calciomercato – in Italian]
Arsenal youngster begins talks with Leverkusen
Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah is in talks with Bayer Leverkusen over a free summer transfer to the Bundesliga.
The 22-year-old has rejected the chance to extend his contract at Arsenal due to a lack of first-team minutes.
Therefore, with only six months left on his Gunners deal, Nketiah can enter formal talks with foreign clubs and sign a pre-contract agreement this month. [Daily Mail]
Haaland won’t leave Dortmund in January
Erling Haaland is not leaving in January, despite some rumours. He has not decided his next club yet, and there are NO pre-agreements with Real or Barça. It's an open race. Decision won't be made in January. 🇳🇴
Rangnick 'clause', fake too. #MUFC
📲 More: https://t.co/z6OX1i7kFj
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 2, 2022
Chelsea to hold talks with Lukaku on Monday
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel intends to hold talks with Romelu Lukaku on Monday to discuss his explosive interview.
The striker was dropped from the club’s 2-2 draw against Liverpool.
Barcelona to swap Dembele for Martial?
The Blaugrana could reportedly offer Ousmane Dembele to Manchester United in exchange for Anthony Martial.
Both players’ futures are under a cloud at the moment. Dembele has rejected another contract offer from Barcelona, with only six months left on his current deal. Martial, meanwhile, wants to leave United for regular game time at another club. [Ara – in Catalan]