MU warms up De Gea negotiations
Spanish media reported that the negotiation process about the reunion between MU and goalkeeper David de Gea is hotter than ever.
Since a few weeks ago, the British press has continuously talked about the possibility of De Gea returning to Old Trafford, not long after the two sides could not find common ground on the extension.
MU needs a quality goalkeeper when Andre Onana’s form is unstable, although recently he has made many excellent saves, including penalty saves.
Furthermore, Onana has been returned to the Cameroon team, so he will be absent in the early part of 2024 to attend the African Football Championship (CAN 2023; from January 13 to February 11, in Ivory Coast). .
On November 7, MU posted a message to congratulate De Gea on his 33rd birthday on social networks. This further strengthens the possibility that the Spanish goalkeeper will once again play for the “Red Devils”.
Man City spent heavily to sign Florian Wirtz
The race to win the signature of young star Florian Wirtz is taking place very attractively among English football representatives, and Man City is not left out.
German press revealed that Man City representatives initially contacted Bayer Leverkusen to negotiate a transfer in the summer of 2024.
At the age of 20, Florian Wirtz is one of the most important players helping Leverkusen top the Bundesliga table with an unbeaten record (winning 6 consecutive matches; 10 matches if counted on all fronts).
Florian Wirtz is often positioned as an attacking midfielder by Xabi Alonso, or acts as a back striker. Pep Guardiola wants him as a solution to succeed Kevin de Bruyne.
Man City is not afraid to negotiate a transfer price of 85 million euros (about 74 million pounds, at the current exchange rate), in the context that Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal are also very interested in Florian Wirtz.
Real Madrid renews Camavinga
Real Madrid has just officially confirmed the contract extension with Eduardo Camavinga, one of the biggest talents football Europe today.
The new contract retains Camavinga until June 30, 2029, with binding terms of up to 1 billion euros.
Thus, this is Real Madrid’s third extension recently, after Vinicius Junior (until 2027), Rodrygo Goes (2028). On Thursday, it was Federico Valverde’s turn to get a new contract.
Camavinga arrived at Real Madrid on the last day of the 2021 summer transfer window, for 30 million euros. That day, at the age of 18, he had a regular spot in the French team.
Coach Ancelotti flexibly uses Camavinga between midfield and left back. The new contract is an early 21st birthday gift for the French player (November 10). In Madrid, he won every title: La Liga, Champions League, King’s Cup, European Super Cup, Spanish Super Cup and Club World Cup.
MU sold Raphael Varane to Saudi Arabia in the winter transfer
It was announced that MU is ready to sell Raphael Varane to Saudi Arabia in the winter transfer window (January 2024), to bring in a new midfielder.
MU went all out to buy Chiesa to replace Antony
Too disappointed with Antony’s performance, coach Ten Hag and the MU scouting staff are targeting Federico Chiesa to add attacking strength to the Red Devils.
Mbappe received warning to join Real Madrid, stayed to ‘be king’ of PSG
Kylian Mbappe was advised not to try to move to Real Madrid, but instead stay in Paris, ‘king’ PSG, while the French captain has not finalized his future.