The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Monaco name their price for top Chelsea & Real Madrid target
The Ligue 1 side will expect at least €80 million for midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni amid transfer interest from several clubs.
Real Madrid have sent their chief scout, Juni Calafat, to begin talks for a deal with the player’s representatives. Chelsea have also approached his agent Jonathan Kebe, who also represents Sevilla defender Jules Kounde.
Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain have been credited with an interest in Tchouameni as well. [Marca]
Sterling is set for Manchester City contract talks
While no date has been set yet, Manchester City plan to resume contract talks with Raheem Sterling soon.
The 27-year-old winger previously halted talks to ensure he was part of Pep Guardiola’s long-term plans. His current deal runs until the summer of 2023. Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, and Real Madrid remain interested in him. [ESPN]
Liverpool set to complete Luis Diaz deal
Liverpool and FC Porto are preparing paperworks in order to complete Luís Diaz deal as soon as possible. Clubs discussing on final details – while Diaz has agreed personal terms to join Liverpool immediately. 🔴🇨🇴 #LFC
Luís Diaz will sign with Liverpool on a five year deal. pic.twitter.com/24JMhuRG9u
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 29, 2022
Barcelona and Juventus make moves for Aubameyang
Barcelona and Juventus have reportedly approached Arsenal about signing forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on loan for the rest of the season.
Lampard offered the Everton manager’s job
Everton have offered their vacant managerial position to Frank Lampard.
The 43-year-old Englishman has been out of work for a year after being sacked as Chelsea manager last January. He is now set to replace the fired Rafael Benitez at Goodison Park. Portuguese Vitor Pereira and caretaker boss Duncan Ferguson also interviewed for the Everton job. [BBC]
Dusan Vlahovic completes €70m move to Juventus
— JuventusFC (@juventusfcen) January 28, 2022
Newcastle set their sights on Arsenal star Nketiah
Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah has emerged high on Newcastle’s transfer wishlist ahead of Monday’s deadline. The 22-year-old’s contract in north London runs out in the summer.
The Magpies are on the brink of a deal for Lyon midfielder Bruno Guimaraes and also have their eyes on Brighton defender Dan Burn. [Guardian]
Tottenham & Aston Villa do battle for Bentancur
Juventus midfielder Rodrigo Bentancur is the prize on offer in a transfer battle between Tottenham and Aston Villa.
Villa have already had an offer worth £16.5 million-plus £4m in bonuses turned down for Bentancur. Juventus want around £21m upfront. Spurs, on the other hand, would prefer to do a loan deal instead. [Sky Sports]
Adama Traore had Barcelona medical on Friday
The Wolves winger visited the Ciudad Deportiva on Friday ahead of his loan move to Barcelona.
🔵🔴Adama Traoré entra al Hospital de Barcelona para pasar la revisión médica con el Barça
✅Al acabar irá a la Ciudad Deportiva para la última prueba y el Barça anunciará su cesión hasta final de temporada
— Víctor Navarro (@victor_nahe) January 28, 2022
Tottenham & Juventus in talks for Kulusevski
Tottenham have entered transfer talks with Juventus about signing winger Dejan Kulusevski on loan.
Antonio Conte’s side have turned their attention to Kulusevski as Liverpool have hijacked their attempts to sign Porto winger Luis Diaz, while Wolves star Adama Traore is on the verge of joining Barcelona. [Sky Sports]