The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Fati could make a €70m move to a Premier League club
Ansu Fati’s agent, Jorge Mendes, has told Barcelona that a €70 million transfer offer will arrive on their doorstep for the forward this summer.
Mendes expects the bid to come from an unnamed Premier League club. It remains unclear if Fati wishes to leave Barcelona. But as the 20-year-old has struggled for regular game time this season, Barca are open to selling him. [Diario Sport]
Is Allardyce to replace Gracia at Leeds?
Leeds United manager Javi Gracia’s future is on the line – just two months after joining the club.
With four games remaining, Leeds are in a precarious position. The Whites are 17th in the Premier League table. They’ve lost seven of their 12 games (W3 D2) under Gracia. Sam Allardyce, who has previously coached West Ham and Everton, could replace the Spaniard. [Athletic – subscription required]
‘No green light’ for Lionel Messi’s Barcelona return
There’s still no green light from La Liga to Barcelona for Leo Messi’s return. Feeling of “very complicated” plan as president Tebas stated. 🔵🔴🇦🇷 #FCB
Includes salaries to be reduced and also players to be registered including Inigo Martinez & Gavi.
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) May 1, 2023
Man Utd on red alert as Inter make Lautaro decision
Inter Milan are open to selling Lautaro Martinez in the summer transfer window.
The Nerazzurri believe they can coup £70 million by selling Lautaro. Manchester United could make an offer. The Red Devils need a new striker, and if they can’t get a deal done for Tottenham’s Harry Kane, Lautaro may become their next target. [Football Insider]
Patino is set to leave Arsenal
Arsenal midfielder Charlie Patino is expected to leave the Premier League club this summer.
The 19-year-old has impressed on loan at Championship side Blackpool. He doesn’t want to go out on a temporary move again though. He accepts that first-team opportunities at Arsenal are remote, but is open to joining another club on a permanent transfer. [Athletic – subscription required]
Bayern Munich will not pursue Mateo Kovacic
News #Kovacic: Been told again that he’s definitely no transfer target for FC Bayern in summer! Regardless of the fact that he has worked very successfully with Tuchel at #CFC. Bayern has other ideas on that position. It will be more concrete in the next weeks. Main priority now:… pic.twitter.com/EWBwFwnVx7
— Florian Plettenberg (@Plettigoal) May 1, 2023
Slot to rival Nagelsmann for the Tottenham job
Feyenoord manager Arne Slot has emerged as a serious contender to become the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur alongside Julian Nagelsmann.
The 44-year-old Dutchman is under contract until June 2025. There is a clause that would allow him to join a Premier League club, but it doesn’t become active until 2024. [ESPN]