The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Manchester United’s four-man shortlist to replace Solskjaer
After a summer filled with big-name transfers, Manchester United haven’t performed to expectation. Therefore, in light of a 5-0 defeat to Liverpool, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s future is in doubt.
The club board is considering a new manager and has shortlisted Antonio Conte, Zinedine Zidane, Brendan Rodgers, and Erik ten Hag as potential replacements for Solskjaer.
The board has reportedly instructed a leading agent to approach each coach to learn more about their interest in United. [The Sun]
Salah sets staggering wage demand at Liverpool
Mohamed Salah allegedly seeks £500,000-a-week as part of a new contract at Liverpool. The Egypt international’s current deal at Anfield runs until June 2023.
Newcastle or Juventus to sign Dembele?
Ousmane Dembele’s agent has contacted Newcastle United and Juventus regarding a possible summer transfer.
The France international’s contract at Barcelona expires at the end of the season and he hasn’t agreed on terms for an extension. Therefore, he could leave Camp Nou as a free agent. [Sport – in Spanish]
Zidane is not keen on Manchester United
Despite being available, Zinedine Zidane isn’t keen on becoming Manchester United manager.
The 49-year-old wants a rest after leaving Real Madrid in May and would only consider a return to management with the French national team or Paris Saint-Germain. Neither position, though, is available. [Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish]
Christensen’s contract standoff at Chelsea
Contract talks between Andreas Christensen and Chelsea have stalled.
The 25-year-old defender hasn’t had any contact with the club board about a contract extension in two months. His current deal will expire at the end of the season. Therefore, unless he pens an extension, he can begin talks with foreign clubs over a free summer transfer in January.
It’s alleged that Chelsea have offered Christensen a four-year contract, but the Dane is unhappy with the proposed salary. [Goal]