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Zlatan Ibrahimovic of AC Milan, Erling Haaland of Borussia Dortmund, Alvaro Morata of Juventus
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Latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, and more.

Zidane wants Leipzig defender

Zinedine Zidane is keen on bringing RB Leipzig center-back Ibrahima Konate to Real Madrid.

One of the most promising defenders in all of Europe, the 21-year-old Frenchman could be available for an economical price of €30 million.

However, Los Blancos are not alone in the race to sign him as bitter-rivals FC Barcelona, among others, are interested in Konate. [AS]

Ibrahimovic set to extend stay at Milan

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to sign a one-year contract extension with AC Milan, as per Calcio Mercato.

The 39-year-old, who was recently recalled to the Sweden national team after five years, has been in superb form this season, scoring 14 goals in as many Serie A games so far.

The renewal talks were on hold due to the focus on season targets, but now that the team’s Champions League qualification hopes are strong, the Rossoneri will work on extending the veteran striker’s stay at the club.

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Haaland to quit Dortmund at season’s end?

Borussia Dortmund could sell in-demand striker Erling Haaland when the transfer window reopens in the summer, reports Daily Star.

The Norwegian marksman has a £70m (€75m) release clause in his contract but it won’t come into play until the summer of 2022.

However, the German club could part ways with their prized asset sooner should they receive an attractive bid in the range of £150 million (€175m).

The 20-year-old is being courted by a number of European heavyweights including the Manchester giants.

European Sextet in hunt for PSG stalet

Paris Saint-Germain defender Daniel Labila is a transfer target for Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund, RB Leipzig, Bayer Leverkusen, AC Milan, and Napoli.

Yet to sign a professional contract with the French champions, the 17-year-old forward is set to become a free agent this summer. [Foot Mercato]

Juve keen on retaining Morata 

Juventus want to keep striker Alvaro Morata beyond this season, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport.

The Italian champions picked the Atletico Madrid man on a season-long loan deal in the summer, and he has one again impressed during his second spell in Turin.

Juve can either extend his loan by a further year or convert his temporary deal into a permanent one.