Missing a super signature, Bayern Munich is still determined to buy it. The Bavarian team almost got Joao Palhinha. However, the transfer eventually broke down. However, the German club is still interested in Fulham’s Palhinha. Bayern is ready to pursue a deal in the summer of 2024. The Portuguese midfielder’s price is likely to exceed 60 million euros.
Chelsea identified 2 winter rookies. At this time, it is unlikely that another squad overhaul will take place at Stamford Bridge. However, the Blues still outlined a number of transfer targets in January 2024. Goalkeeper remains a position that Mauricio Pochettino feels needs strengthening, with a new option for the number one role. Meanwhile, a new striker is also in Chelsea’s plans, in the context that Nicolas Jackson’s performance is not really stable.
Ivan Toney’s push – Arsenal. The Gunners are ahead in the race to sign Ivan Toney, as Chelsea, their main rivals, are said to have cooled their interest in the Brentford striker. Toney is valued at around £100 million. Arsenal hopes to negotiate to cut this amount in half. The English striker will return to the field in January. That is also the time for Arsenal to start approaching.
Arsenal assigned Smith Rowe to get the blockbuster. Coach Mikel Arteta is looking to bring in a new defensive midfielder in the January 2024 transfer window, with Aston Villa’s Douglas Luiz as the top target. However, Aston Villa only agreed to an offer worth 60 million pounds. Arsenal are looking to reduce their fee through the use of Emile Smith Rowe as part of the deal. Football London revealed that the Emirates Stadium team wants to ask Smith Rowe to add a sum of cash in return for Luiz’s services. This proposal is said to be quite attractive to Aston Villa.
MU responded to Juventus about Sancho. According to Fabrizio Romano, Manchester United is not interested in the offer to loan Jadon Sancho from Juventus this winter. “It is known that Juventus has requested information about the Sancho deal in recent days. This player is preparing to leave Man United in January. Juve is interested but only on loan plus part of his salary paid by Man Utd . There have been no negotiations because Man Utd wants to wait for a permanent sale,” Romano said.
MU is about to have its first rookie? According to JM Jornal, Man Utd is promoting to bring Goncalo Inacio back in January 2024. Due to spending limits imposed by financial fairness laws, the Red Devils negotiated with Sporting Lisbon to pay the transfer fee in installments. In the immediate future, Man Utd wants to pay 45 million euros and the remaining 15 million euros will be included in additional fees. Sporting is said to be ready to let Inacio leave. Man Utd needs to add personnel to the defense when Raphael Varane is out of form, Victor Lindelof and Jonny Evans are playing okay, and Lisandro Martinez has a long-term injury.
Tieu Lam | 17:22 November 14, 2023