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Sunday’s transfer rumors – Barcelona target 5 new strikers

Sunday's transfer rumors - Barcelona target 5 new strikers
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The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.

5 strikers are on Barcelona’s transfer shortlist

While Lionel Messi continues to ponder his future, Barcelona have made a transfer shortlist comprising five new strikers despite their financial problems.

Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund), Sergio Aguero (Manchester City), Romelu Lukaku (Inter Milan), Lautaro Martinez (Inter Milan), and Memphis Depay (Lyon) are the five forwards reportedly on Barcelona’s radar. [Mirror]

PSG name their first-choice Mbappe & Neymar replacement

Harry Kane is the man that Mauricio Pochettino wants to replace either Kylian Mbappe or Neymar should the duo leave Paris Saint-Germain.

Clubs across Europe, particularly from Spain, have eyes on Mbappe and Neymar. Therefore, in the event Pochettino loses one of his star attackers, the PSG manager wants to sign Kane as a replacement. The two men enjoyed a strong relationship during their time together at Tottenham. [Sunday Mirror]

Arsenal target move for Ivorian star

The Gunners have made Odilon Kossounou a top summer transfer target. The 20-year-old defender is a rising star in African football following his impressive displays for Club Brugge in Belgium and the Europa League.

Fellow Ivorians Emmanuel Eboue and Gervinho, who each played for Arsenal in the past, have given glowing reviews of Kossounou. [Sunday Mirror]

AC Milan and Atalanta eye Galatasaray midfielder

A two-way transfer battle beckons for Taylan Antalyali between AC Milan and Atalanta. The Serie A giants have expressed an interest in the Galatasaray midfielder and could make a move in the summer. [Gianluca Di Marzio]

Antalyali, who is still just 26 years of age, is under contract with Galatasaray in Turkey until 2023.

No contact between Ramos and Man United

Manchester United have made no contact with Sergio Ramos whatsoever. The Red Devils have been linked with the Real Madrid defender, who is out of contract in June. As things stand, however, it’s nothing more than a mere rumor. [Fabrizio Romano]

French giants PSG are also reportedly interested in Ramos should he opt to leave Real Madrid.