MU considers signing Marus Thuram, Chelsea ‘explode’ a new contract in the defense, Real Madrid tries to get rid of Eden Hazard are the latest transfer news today, January 2.
MU considers signing Marcus Thuram
Coach Erik ten Hag revealed MU are looking for a new striker at the winter market this January, after the club decided to liquidate the contract with Ronaldo early.
According to the Daily Mail, Gladbach’s Marcus Thuram is on the list being considered by MU to bring in in the coming days.
The above source confirmed that Erik ten Hag and the Red Devils are monitoring “evolutions around” the striker who once participated in the French team at the 2022 World Cup.
Thuram has been in high form for Gladbach in the ongoing campaign, scoring 13 goals and providing four assists in 17 appearances in all competitions.
In addition to MU, Inter Milan, Arsenal and Newcastle are said to be closely monitoring the situation of Marcus Thuram.
However, other sources also added about MU’s shopping ability in January 2023, will take advantage of loan contracts, if any, to invest in shopping in the summer.
Chelsea closes contract with young star Monaco
Transfer expert Fabrizio Romano said, Chelsea have reached an agreement to sign young midfielder Benoit Badiashile from Monaco.
The 21-year-old’s future has been the subject of speculation over the past week, with Chelsea making him their top priority target for the January 2023 transfer window.
Athletic revealed, the Blues have reached personal terms with the defender and will pay Monaco a fee of about 38 million euros, including add-ons.
Benoit Badiashile has been a regular for Monaco this season, playing 16 games in all competitions, scoring two goals. He is now entering the final 18 months of his contract with the Ligue 1 representative.
Real Madrid is about to ‘get rid of’ Eden Hazard
Relevo said that although teammates and staff at Real Madrid Everyone loves Eden Hazard because of his personality, but no one believes that the Belgian midfielder can turn the situation at the Bernabeu.
The Royal Spanish team will find a way to see off Hazard at the end of the season, although Hazard himself wants to go out of his contract until the summer of 2024.
Up to now, Hazard has only played 229 minutes in 6 matches for Real Madrid, scoring 1 goal and assisting 1 goal.
Hazard was once a top midfielder when he played for Chelsea, but he has turned into a different player since he insisted on moving to Real Madrid in 2019.