The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Chelsea set to complete deal for €60m attacker
RB Leipzig attacker Christopher Nkunku is set to complete a transfer to Chelsea in July 2023.
Despite an untimely injury forcing Nkunku out of France’s World Cup squad, Chelsea’s interest is unwavering. The Blues are close to wrapping up a deal for the end of the season. The 25-year-old has a release clause of €60 million in his Leipzig contract. [Le10 Sport – in French]
Giovanni van Bronckhorst leaves Rangers
Rangers Football Club confirms today it has parted company with manager Giovanni van Bronckhorst.
The board would like to put on record sincere thanks to Gio for all his efforts since his appointment as manager.https://t.co/ESRS10qpJP pic.twitter.com/aLGIiXa2sS
— Rangers Football Club (@RangersFC) November 21, 2022
No Real Madrid return for Ronaldo
Real Madrid don’t plan to re-sign Cristiano Ronaldo from Manchester United in the January transfer window.
After his explosive interview with Piers Morgan last week, Ronaldo’s time at Old Trafford appears to be over. United are reportedly furious with the 37-year-old forward and intend to terminate his contract. [Marca – in Spanish]
Arsenal eye a surprise move for Sane
The Premier League leaders are among a number of clubs to have enquired about Bayern Munich winger Leroy Sane.
Sadio Mane’s arrival at the Allianz Arena has restricted Sane’s starting opportunities on the left flank. Arsenal, along with a number of other clubs, have asked about the 26-year-old’s situation. However, Bayern made it clear that Sane is not available for a transfer. [90Min]
Memphis Depay isn’t sure what will happen in his Barcelona future
Memphis Depay on leaving Barcelona in Jan: “I don’t know what will happen after the World Cup. I’ve recovered from injury and I’m enjoying the World Cup”. 🔵🔴 #FCB
“I don’t want to think about the past. I also don’t want to think further than this competition”. pic.twitter.com/KCX56h8nvm
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) November 22, 2022
Rice is hot on Liverpool’s radar
The Reds are keeping close tabs on England midfielder Declan Rice’s performances at the 2022 World Cup.
While Borussia Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham remains a target, Liverpool are also interested in Rice. They want to see how the West Ham United star copes with big-game pressure in Qatar. [Football Insider]