Transfer News: Man City star considering joining Chelsea, Barca monitors Paul Pogba and three others
The England international Raheem Sterling has declared that he is open to a switch away from Manchester City following a quiet start to the campaign under Pep Guardiola and Chelsea supporters have already shown their interest. The 26-year-old attacker was once the first name on the team sheet at the Etihad stadium but following the £100million signing of fellow England colleague Jack Grealish from Aston Villa, Raheem has since been deployed to the bench.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made a few signings since he was appointed as the manager of Manchester United. The Norwegian tactician is now regarded as one of the most respected young coaches in the world of football. However, he has to sign more players during the January transfer window.
AC Milan player Franck Kessie has put Chelsea and Paris Saint-German on alert, and both have made 'sensational offers' to the midfielder. The English Premier league club have offered him €8m-a-year deal, while Paris Saint-German have put a €10m-a-year plus bonuses offer on the table, according to the latest report from sportmediaset.
Nicolas Pepe was in the starting lineup for the Ivorian National Team today when they welcomed Malawi to the Stade de l'Amitie in an intense World Cup Qualification Fixture. The Arsenal Winger put up a brilliant display as he guided Ivory Coast to a narrow 2-1 victory over Malawi at the end of the match.
With speculation going that Chelsea may sign another defensive midfielder during the winter transfer window, it would be good business for the blues. However, this may lead to Chelsea letting go of their interest in Declan Rice. On a lighter note, Chelsea would make do with Jorginho if they find a better option than him.
While Manchester United did well to beat West Ham 2-1 on Sunday, another matchday highlighted how much the team needed a new center midfielder. While Scott McTominay played brilliantly, Fred was a regular source of errant passes and badly timed challenges. If Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side is to compete for trophies, they will need to improve their box-to-box talent.
Free agent transfers were the highlight of the 2021 summer transfer window, with Lionel Messi, Sergio Ramos, Gianluigi Donnarumma, Sergio Aguero and David Alaba being only some of the names to change clubs for free. So, here are the top ten players who will be out of a contract in June 2022.
Manchester United has been struggling to control the entire 90 minutes of games so far this season. There have been talks about the issue being down to the lack of an expert in the middle of the pitch. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has used seven different partnerships in 10 games so far.
Man United has been connected with a number of defensive midfielders in order to address their build-up woes, but do they really need to spend so much money when there are cheaper alternatives? The only problem is that their top target, West Ham's Declan Rice, is being priced out of a move by his club, who want roughly £90 million for the player, forcing United to look at alternative options.
Barcelona has joined the likes of Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, PSG, Chelsea, Liverpool, and Arsenal in the race to sign AC Milan star midfielder Franck Kessie as a free agent next summer, according to reports in Italy. Franck Kessie joined AC Milan from Atalanta in the summer of 2017.
Knowing that a football player cannot possess all football skills, he will no doubt has one individual skill or the other in terms of either ability to dribble, run with the ball (speed), defend, play a free role, give an accurate pass on the football field and many others.
Chelsea may be able to sign AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie before Tottenham Hotspur next year, according to reports. Everton are favourites to sign teenager as Liverpool pull out of right-back pursuit A new deal with the Rossoneri has been rejected by Ivorian. When his contract ends in June 2022, he might leave on a free transfer.
Manchester United could sign some players for free when the next summer transfer window opens, this is because these players will become free agents if they don't renew their contracts before that time. In my opinion, Manchester United should sign these 4 players next summer if they don't renew their contracts.
Manchester United have joined the race for AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie next summer. The player only has one year remaining on his contract with the Rossoneri, and will be available as a free agent in June 2022. Paul Pogba’s future at Old Trafford is quite uncertain, and since the Frenchman only has one year remaining, he could walk out for free.
Oliver Giroud made another Serie A appearance for AC Milan today when they welcomed Hellas Verona to the San Siro Stadium on Saturday night. The French International was in brilliant form today as he inspired AC Milan to a narrow 3-2 win over Hellas Verona. Hellas Verona took the lead very early in the match as they opened the scoring through Caprari's lovely effort which made the scoreline 1-0 in the 7th minute.
The Blues have supposedly identified AC Milan Star Franck Kessie as an ideal successor to N'Golo Kante in midfield. Since joining the London Giants from Leicester City in 2016, Kante has been a key member of the team, but the France international has struggled to stay fit in recent months.
Chelsea are interested in signing Franck Kessie from AC Milan in January. Amid rumours about Jorginho's move away from Stamford Bridge, Thomas Tuchel is willing to sign a midfielder who could form a strong partnership with Ngolo Kante in midfield. Despite the signing of Romelu Lukaku and Saul Niguez in the summer transfer window, Tuchel is keen on bringing Kessie to Stamford Bridge, as Jorginho may leave the club in January.
Since his arrival at Stamford Bridge in the summer of 2016, N'Golo Kante has been a crucial player for Chelsea, but the Blues have been linked with a number of younger central midfielders. Franck Kessie of AC Milan is one of the players who may succeed the 30-year-old, and speculation over his future is certain to grow after he reportedly turned down a new deal with the Rossoneri.
According to Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona are considering a potential swoop for AC Milan midfield maestro Franck Kessié in the summer of 2022. The Ivorian is yet to find an agreement over a new contract with the Serie A giants and could leave the San Siro as a agent at the end of the current campaign.
Former tactician Fabio Capello claimed the referee ‘ruined’ Milan’s ‘excellent’ performance in the 2-1 defeat to Atletico Madrid on Tuesday. The San Siro giants started the match in the best possible way and pegged the La Liga champions back, eventually scoring the opening goal through Rafael Leao.