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Galatasaray announces the arrivals of Mertens and Torreira!
Marcos Alonso absent from Chelsea call-up
Announced very close to FC Barcelona, the left side will not play against Everton this Saturday. It is not part of the summons.
Juventus Turin reach agreement with Kostic, not yet with Frankfurt
29-year-old Serbian international Filip Kostic is getting closer to Juventus Turin. Sky Sport Italia assures that the Old Lady has reached a contractual agreement with the left wing of Eintracht Frankfurt. All that remains is for the two clubs to agree on the transfer compensation for the player under contract until June 2023. The German club would claim 18 million euros, Juve are currently offering 10. But the the positions could get closer quickly.
Galtier’s contract would have been approved by the FFF
According to France Bleu Paris, the FFF has just validated Christophe Galtier’s two-year contract with PSG. The body delayed its approval following a legal problem. All our explanations here.
Haaland chose Manchester City for his father
Courted by all the cream of Europe, the Norwegian explained that he had chosen Manchester City for his father, Alfie, who wore the colors of the club for three years.
“He just wanted to expose things to me in the best possible way. Because in the end, it’s about me, my feelings and how I see myself at this club. It was the only thing that pushed me,” he explained in an interview with The Athletic.
“Cavani wants to play in Spain” specifies Jean-Pierre Rivère
The president of Nice wanted to respond to the rumors that send Edinson Cavani to his club. And for him it’s clear: he will not play in Ligue 1 next season.
“He wants to play in Spain. We will close the topic. What is important is the balance of the team. The coach has needs. We will try to meet his needs. We must find a balanced team between young and old. The goal is not to have a headliner, it’s to have high-performance players who respond to what the coach wants to work as well as possible. Cavani, let’s close the file, ”he explained at a press conference.
Jordan Veretout will be able to play against Reims
The contract of Jordan Veretout, who arrived in Marseille on Friday, has been approved by the LFP. He is therefore available to Igor Tudor for the Reims reception (8:45 p.m.) on Sunday.
“We will have a global affair”, the president of Leeds attacks FC Barcelona
After the transfer of his player, Raphinha for around 58 million euros, the president of Leeds, Andrea Radrizzani, explained that he did not allow comment FC Barcelona to do to find the money.
“I don’t know behind the scenes, I don’t know how they found the money,” he explained in The Athletic before putting pressure on the Catalan club if they don’t make the payment before September 2: “We will have a global media affair about Barcelona.”
Galatasaray would dream of Cristiano Ronaldo
According to information from the Catalan daily Sport, Galatasaray would have assumed the blow for the Portuguese. But CR7 would have refused the advances of the Turkish club for sporting and financial reasons.
Létang confirms that Onana will engage well with Everton
In the pipes for a few days, the upcoming transfer of Amadou Onana to Everton was confirmed on Saturday by its president, Olivier Létang. “We are very well advanced in terms of a departure. Amadou is in Manchester today. He must pass the medical examination. Theoretically, the documents should be signed during the day. Amadou’s departure was not included in our initial plans, ”explained the Lille boss at a press conference, on the sidelines of the presentation of his recruits Ismaily and Bafodé Diakité. Onana should commit to the Toffees against 40 million euros.
Chelsea increase bid for Fofana, Leicester adamant
After having drawn a first offer of 75 million euros, refused Thursday by Leicester, Chelsea returns to the charge for the French central defender Wesley Fofana. According to Fabrizio Romano, the Blues have offered €83m this time around. Again challenged by the Foxes, who still consider the player unsaleable. The journalist specifies that Fofana wants to leave, and that Chelsea are preparing to return with a better offer.
Information confirmed by Brendan Rodgers: “I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Wesley Fofana and James Maddison are not for sale, we want to keep them”.
Cavani-Boca Juniors talks?
According to the Argentinian media Olé, Edinson Cavani and his clan are in active discussions with the Boca Juniors club. The former Parisian, without a club since the end of his contract with Manchester United, would have transmitted his salary expectations. Olé adds that his representatives are also looking for another opportunity to allow the Matador to continue his career in Europe.
Galtier no longer wants to talk about “undesirable” at PSG
In a river interview he gave us, Christophe Galtier was part of his annoyance about the term “undesirable employee” to qualify the players whose PSG wants to leave.
“Evoke these players who are called the undesirables. Do you realize this name? We are talking about international players, players who can go to the World Cup. No, they are not unwanted! But there is a desire on the part of the management to change things, to have a renewal. And in this context, we cannot stack the players each time a new coach arrives. In the end, that makes sessions with 27, 28 elements. It’s difficult to work, difficult for the entire squad but even more so for those who will have minimal playing time.
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