The latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and much more.
Man Utd keeping tabs on world record signing
Manchester United may rival Chelsea in doing a transfer deal for Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar.
Rumors are rift that Neymar’s time in Paris might soon be over. The 31-year-old has struggled to live up to his world-record €222 million fee from 2017. He doesn’t want to leave, but patience is running thin. He is again out injured for the season with an ankle problem. United have watched him since the start of the year. [Footmercato – in French]
Palace make Zaha a mega offer
Crystal Palace have offered Wilfried Zaha a new four-year deal worth over £10 million per season.
The 30-year-old winger’s current contact expires in the summer. His availability for a free transfer has stirred interest from a number of clubs. These include Arsenal, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, and Al Ittihad. [Guardian]
Mauricio Pochettino closes in on the Chelsea job
🚨🔵 Mauricio Pochettino, now closer than ever to get Chelsea manager job after new crucial round of positive talks tonight. #CFC
Negotiations entering final stages — still waiting for formal contract to be sent, checked and signed.
ℹ️ Pochettino would join in June, NOT now. pic.twitter.com/fhQBJ4WrT1
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) April 24, 2023
Barcelona make Aubameyang their top No.9 target
Chelsea striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is Barcelona’s top attacking target.
The Blaugrana want to provide backup for star frontman Robert Lewandowski. They are also considering a transfer for Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino. Borussia Monchengladbach’s Marcus Thuram and Athletico Paranaense’s Vitor Roque are under consideration as well. [Sky Sports]
Man Utd to step up Kane pursuit
Manchester United have ramped up their transfer pursuit of Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane.
With just one more season left on his Spurs contract, Kane’s future is under a cloud. The 29-year-old England captain isn’t expected to sign a new one. United plan to investigate what it will take to sign him. [Telegraph – subscription required]
Conor Gallagher is a target for Dortmund
News #Gallagher: He’s on the list of #BVB confirmed. They are monitoring his situation. But nothing advanced at this stage. No concrete talks. His future at Chelsea is open. Understand he could really leave Chelsea in summer. Valuation of around €50m. #CFC @SkySportDE 🏴 pic.twitter.com/58wiL4kqRs
— Florian Plettenberg (@Plettigoal) April 24, 2023
Soyuncu to swap Leicester for Atletico?
Leicester City defender Caglar Soyuncu is set to sign a pre-contract agreement with Atletico Madrid.
The 26-year-old Turkey international has fallen out of favor at Leicester. He is ready to depart the King Power in the summer. A transfer to LaLiga appears his likely destination, with Atletico set to tie up a deal. [Athletic – subscription required]