The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Chelsea could offer 3 players for Sane swap deal
Either Callum Hudson-Odoi, Hakim Ziyech or Christian Pulisic could be used in a transfer swap deal for Leroy Sane.
The former Manchester City winger has struggled to make his mark at Bayern Munich. It’s prompted talk of a potential Premier League return. Therefore, Chelsea are keeping tabs on the situation. Thomas Tuchel rates Sane highly. The Blues boss could play him on the flanks or behind star forward Romelu Lukaku at Stamford Bridge. [The Express]
Rice is still on Manchester United’s radar
Despite opting to not make a transfer offer this summer, Manchester United remain interested in Declan Rice.
West Ham rate the midfielder highly and likely won’t sell him for anything less than £80 million. However, Rice wants Champions League football and has also caught Chelsea’s interest. [ESPN]
Ribery completes Salernitana move
After leaving Fiorentina at the end of last season, Franck Ribery has joined new Serie A side Salernitana aged 38.
The former Bayern Munich winger has signed a contract until the end of this season. He can extend the deal for a second season if certain sporting conditions are met.
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Soler to replace Wijnaldum at Liverpool?
Liverpool are reportedly considering Carlos Soler as a transfer target for next summer.
The Valencia midfielder has caught Jurgen Klopp’s interest as a potential replacement for Georginio Wijnaldum, who left Liverpool for a free transfer to Paris Saint-Germain this summer. [Fichajes – in Spanish]
Martinez could replace Oblak at Atletico Madrid
Jan Oblak’s contract expires in June 2023 and he is yet to sign an extension. Therefore, if the Slovenian refuses to commit his future, Atletico Madrid will listen to transfer offers next summer.
The LaLiga champions could then make a move for Aston Villa goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez to replace Oblak. [La Razon – in Spanish]
Inter Milan working on new Lautaro Martinez deal
As the transfer window is closed, Inter Milan are focusing their efforts on securing the futures of three players.
Lautaro Martinez could sign a new deal until June 2026 soon, while Nicolo Barella and Marcelo Brozovic will begin contract talks with Inter soon. [Fabrizio Romano]