Friday Evening Transfer News: DONE DEALS, Iheanacho, Ronaldo, Messi, Ramos, Kane, Johnstone, Willian
BAGGIES WANT £10M FOR JOHNSTONE West Brom have slapped a £10million price tag on goalkeeper Sam Johnstone, reports the Evening Standard.London clubs Tottenham and West Ham are keen to keep the 28-year-old in the Premier League but will have to cough up £10m to convince the Baggies to sell.
Man Utd target Alaba agrees five-year deal with Real Madrid Spanish giants Real Madrid have won the race for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba, according to reports.The versatile 28-year-old is available for free this summer after running down his contract in Bavaria.Premier League sides Manchester United and Liverpool were both linked with his signature, but it seems they have lost out to Real.
Barcelona prioritise Memphis signing (RMC) Memphis Depay is still a top summer target for Barcelona, RMC Sport says.The Spanish side have been heavily linked with the Lyon star over the last year and still hope to land him for free when his contract expires at the end of the current campaign.
TUCHEL SYMPATHISES WITH TAMMY Thomas Tuchel has admitted he can understand why Tammy Abraham would be worried about his Chelsea future.The 23-year-old England striker has not featured at all for Chelsea since the 1-1 Premier League draw at Southampton on February 20.Draxler willing to make Bayern switch German midfielder Julian Draxler is open to a return to his home country with his relationship to current club Paris Saint-Germain deteriorating, writes Foot Mercato.
Onuachu, Iheanacho, Osimhen, and Simy are Nigeria talents who are making waves in Europe this season with their goals scoring abilities.This has made many Nigerians wonders if the current can win the forthcoming African Cup Of Nations.The impact, these talented Nigerians are making in their various club and league are exceptional.
English striker Jamie Vardy has showered encomium on Kelechi Iheanacho following his incredible run of form for Leicester City.Iheanacho was on targat again on Thursday as the Foxes trashed visiting West Bromwich Albion 3-0 in English Premier league game.Iheanacho scored the third goal for the Foxes in the 36th minute to wrap incredible and extra ordinary first half performance that saw the Foxes breached West Bromwich Albion's defense on three different occasions.
Kelechi Iheanacho was on target again, as the Nigerian international scored Leicester City’s third goal to secure all 3-points for “The Fox” as they continue their top 4 charge at home to West Bromwich Albion.Iheanacho is now having his best ever Premier League goal-scoring season, as his goal guided Leicester City towards Champions League and a top 4 finish.
Mbappe's update Kylian Mbappe has reportedly started searching for a house in Madrid as speculation he could leave Paris Saint-Germain this summer intensifies (Daily Mirror) CHELSEA LINE UP VARANE SWOOP Chelsea are poised to make a summer move for Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane, says the Daily Express.
Thomas Tuchel instructs Chelsea chiefs to sign Manchester United transfer target Raphael Varane Thomas Tuchel has reportedly instructed Chelsea chiefs to pursue the transfer of Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane.Despite his Chelsea side looking defensively solid – keeping 10 clean sheets in their past 12 matches – Tuchel is keen to strengthen his backline this summer.
Kelechi Iheanacho's resurgence at Leicester City hasn't gone unnoticed.With 15 goals scored in all competitions for his club this season, the Nigerian is attracting the interests of some top clubs in the English Premier League as Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United have all been identified as suitors.
Kelechi Iheanacho scores his eleventh goal in eight match last night, see his position in the league
Kelechi Iheanacho popularity called senior man by teeming Nigerian fans scored again against Westbromich Albion to snatch all three points and strengthen their top four quest.The Nigerian alongside strike partner Jamie Vardy and defender Jonny Evans was on the scoring sheet, making it a comfortable victory.Kelechi Iheanacho in his traditional celebration With that goal, he has now scored eleven (11) goals in his last eight games in all competitions for Leicester and he has now raising in the race for the golden boot.
It's the dream of every player to be included in their national team duties, particularly, when it's time for major tournaments like the World Cup or the continental tournaments.I know how bad professional footballers feel when they miss out on tournaments of this magnitude.
Kelechi Iheanacho is simply unstoppable at the moment and his superb form is seeing him break new grounds with every match.This season alone, we have seen Iheanacho score his first Premier League hat-trick and then he followed up with scoring in four consecutive games for the first time in his career.
Liverpool winger Sadio Mane has finally broken his long awaited goal drought in the English Premier league after he struck against Leeds united on Monday.The Senegalese who had not scored a Premier league goal since January found the back of the net in the first half of the tie as he tapped in from an Alexander Arnold's toe poking cross.
TUCHEL SYMPATHISES WITH TAMMY Thomas Tuchel has acknowledged that he understands Tammy Abraham's concerns about his future with Chelsea.Since a 1-1 Premier League draw with Southampton on February 20, the 23-year-old England striker has not played for Chelsea.Draxler willing to make Bayern switch Julian Draxler, a German midfielder, is considering a return to his homeland as his friendship with current club Paris Saint-Germain deteriorates, according to Foot Mercato.
We just saw a match between Leicester City and West Brom in the premier league round 32 fixture.The match saw both sides lock horns at the Leicester City king power stadium.Leicester city were hoping to get a win out of the match so as to close down the gap on Manchester United who are currently second on the premier league table.
Arsenal have been confirmed to be interested in 24 years old Nigeria international.So, Should Arsenal sign Iheanacho, will he be the first Nigerian to play for the Gunners?The answer is no.Therefore who is the first Nigerian to play for Arsenal?Kanu is the first Nigerian to play for Arsenal.
Kelechi Iheanacho is my best Nigerian player currently playing football.He just has the footballing talent.He is just like a shiny star that cannot be hidden.At the 2013 Under 17 world cup, in the midst of all the talents from around the world Iheanacho stood and was counted.
Super Eagles and Leicester City midfield general Wilfred Ndidi has indirectly issued a stern warning to MultiChoice, the owners of Sub-Saharan African broadcast satellite service DSTV.The 24-year-old footballer recently noticed that the company has been using some of his images for their commercial adverts across Nigeria without his consent.
Kelechi Iheanacho is enjoying a great reviews from pundits and legend of the game following his incredible form for Leicester City.The latest football legend to heap praises on him is former Leicester City player Iwanw Roberts who went to deliver a philosophical verdict on the Nigerian.Iheanacho scored te winner as the Foxes saw off stiff challenge from Southampton to qualify for the FA Cup final for the first time since 1969.