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Football Rumours on Saturday 16th January 2021
2021-01-16 09:23:30





TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • There are three contenders to sign Arsenal striker Folarin Balogun, 19, on a pre-contract agreement this month, though the Gunners still hope the English forward changes his mind and decides to sign a new deal.
    (Guardian)


  • Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone is keen on a move for Arsenal and France forward Alexandre Lacazette, with the 29-year-old's relationship with Gunners boss Mikel Arteta under strain.
    (AS)


  • Arsenal are reportedly ready to terminate Mesut Ozil's contract with the club.
    (Sun)


  • Ivan Toney has attracted admirers at Arsenal, who are now set to keep a watchful eye over the Brentford frontman.
    (Daily Express)


  • Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Barcelona goalkeeper Neto, but he wants to guarantee that he won't be condemned to the bench before agreeing to a move.
    (Daily Express)


  • The race to sign Arsenal striker Folarin Balogun has narrowed down to three serious contenders, all of whom hope to secure the 19-year-old on a pre-contract agreement this month.
    (Guardian)


  • Danny Rose is eyeing a move abroad, despite interest from West Brom boss Sam Allardyce.
    (Sun)


  • Manchester United are prepared to rival Chelsea for West Ham's English midfielder Declan Rice, 22, next summer.
    (ESPN)


  • AC Milan want an option to buy Chelsea and England centre-back Fikayo Tomori if they sign him on loan this month. The Italian side would pay about £26m for the 23-year-old.
    (Guardian)


  • Swansea are set to land USA forward Jordan Morris in one of the biggest transfer coups of the January window.
    (Daily Telegraph)


  • Chelsea's English midfielder Danny Drinkwater, 30, is about to sign a loan deal with Turkish side Kasimpasa, having struggled at Stamford Bridge since his £35m move from Leicester in 2017.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Chelsea will fight to keep Olivier Giroud after talks with Juventus stalled.
    (Sun)


  • Everton are interested in a loan deal for Bayern Munich's 19-year-old Dutch striker Joshua Zirkzee, with a possible option to buy.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Championship side Bournemouth are ready to offer former Arsenal and West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere, 29, a contract. The England international has been training with the Cherries for the past three weeks.
    (Talksport)


  • West Brom are interested in a deal for Galatasaray and Senegal striker Mbaye Diagne, 29.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Fenerbahce have signed 23-year-old Nigerian midfielder Bright Osayi-Samuel from QPR.
    (Goal)


  • Celtic's Scottish defender Cameron Harper, 19, is in advanced talks with New York Red Bulls over a pre-contract.
    (Herald and Times Sport)


  • Bayern Munich have approached Real Madrid about signing Brazil defender Eder Militao, 22, as a potential replacement for Austria international David Alaba, 30, who seems to be on the verge of joining the Spanish side.
    (Goal)


  • The three Barcelona presidential candidates have agreed to delay the election from 24 January to 7 March after new Covid-19 measures were introduced to the region.
    (AS)


  • Liverpool have not ruled out the possibility of signing Wolves winger Adama Traore in the near future, according to reports.
    (Daily Express)


  • That delay could mean Barcelona may have to wait until Garcia's contract expires in the summer to sign him, with the club also unable to afford a transfer fee for their former academy player in January.
    (Marca)


  • Marseille are in talks with Napoli over a deal for 26-year-old Poland striker Arkadiusz Milik, who is also wanted by Juventus and Atletico Madrid.
    (Goal)



MANAGEMENT STUFF

  • Pep Guardiola says Spain centre-back Eric Garcia could leave Manchester City in the January transfer window. The 20-year-old, whose deal ends in the summer, is wanted by former club Barcelona.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Jose Mourinho says there has not been any discussion about loanee Gareth Bale's future at Tottenham.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Steve Bruce has taken responsibility for his Newcastle's recent poor form which resulted in defeat against Sheffield United on Tuesday evening.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Wayne Rooney has retired from playing after being appointed Derby County manager on a permanent basis.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Dean Smith wins Manager of the Month after Aston Villa went five games unbeaten in December.
    (Sky Sports)



INTERNATIONAL STUFF

  • England manager Gareth Southgate admits preparations for this summer's postponed Euros have been "an incredible challenge".
    (Sky Sports)



OTHER STUFF

  • Alexandre Lacazette could end up leaving Arsenal due to his relationship with Mikel Arteta.
    (Daily Star)


  • On-loan Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale earns more than any other player currently in the Premier League.
    (Daily Express)


  • Mauricio Pochettino has tested positive for coronavirus, Paris Saint-Germain announced on Friday.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes has been named Premier League Player of the Month for December.
    (Sky Sports)
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