News That Matters

Tag: transfer

Barcelona plan to watch Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in every game ahead of possible summer transfer

Barcelona plan to watch Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in every game ahead of possible summer transfer

Sports
Keeping tabs It is understood the Spanish giants are keeping a close eye on the World Cup winner's situation at Old Trafford Barcelona plan to watch Manchester United’s Paul Pogba in every game for the rest of this season as they consider a move for the midfield star. The Spanish Liga club were said to be keen on recruiting him last summer, but a move never materialised and representatives were there to see him in action in the Champions League against Young Boys on Wednesday night. Paul Pogba has hinted at tensions between him and Jose Mourinho While it is not uncommon for club’s to monitor other players, Pogba’s frosty relationship with manager Jose Mourinho and rumours of Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola attempting to orc...
Another LSU QB to transfer

Another LSU QB to transfer

Sports
Junior quarterback Justin McMillan announced in a Twitter post on Wednesday that he intends to transfer, becoming the second Tigers quarterback to do so in as many days. Redshirt freshman Lowell Narcisse announced on Twitter on Tuesday night that he will leave LSU. "I love my brothers and my heart is heavy, but sometimes life takes you in a different direction," McMillan wrote, in part. McMillan will be eligible to play immediately at his next school as a graduate transfer. With McMillan and Narcisse leaving, LSU is down to Joe Burrow and Myles Brennan as scholarship quarterbacks on the roster with the season-opener against Miami approaching on Sept. 2. Burrow transferred to LSU from Ohio State after playing in two seasons with the Buckeyes, where he completed 29 of 39 passes for 28...
Chelsea transfer news: AC Milan agree deal to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan – reports

Chelsea transfer news: AC Milan agree deal to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan – reports

Sports
done deal The Blues midfielder is set to have a medical with the Italian club on Monday morning AC Milan have agreed to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on a season-long loan from Chelsea, according to reports. It is understood the deal will include an option to buy for £35.56m. Bakayoko failed to impress in pre-season Sky in Italy are reporting that the 23-year-old France international will have a medical with the Italian club on Monday morning. Bakayoko joined the Blues from Monaco last summer for £40m but failed to adapt to the Premier League in his debut season. Reports suggest he is disappointed to have been omitted from new boss Maurizio Sarri’s plans. The west London club have acquired Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic this summer, mak...
Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Toby Alderweireld ready to run down Spurs deal to force Manchester United move

Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Toby Alderweireld ready to run down Spurs deal to force Manchester United move

Sports
LET ME LEAVE Centre-back frozen out last season after rejecting new deal and is set on an Old Trafford switch, but Spurs are demanding up to £75m for his services Toby Alderweireld will run down his Spurs contract and demand a move away if his club do not let him join Manchester United, according to reports. The Belgian centre-back refused to sign a new £130,000-a-week deal last season and has been an outcast since, but Spurs still want £75million for him, which has put United off a deal. Alderweireld’s time at Spurs appears to be over Alderweireld, 29, is desperate for a United move and will turn down any other interested parties, according to the Mirror. His current Spurs deal has only 11 months to run, but the club ...
Everton FC transfer news: Lucas Digne leaves Barcelona pre-season training camp to seal Toffees move

Everton FC transfer news: Lucas Digne leaves Barcelona pre-season training camp to seal Toffees move

Sports
MERSEYSIDE BOUND Digne looks set to become Marco Silva's second signing as Everton manager Everton are reportedly on the verge of completing a deal to sign Barcelona defender Lucas Digne. The French international has been with the Barca squad for their pre-season tour of the USA and was an unused substitute in their penalty shootout win over Tottenham. Digne has 21 France appearances to his name but his lack or first-team football at Barca meant he missed out on a place in the squad at the World Cup However, the LaLiga champions have confirmed the left-back has been granted permission to return to Spain in order to finalise the transfer. They tweeted: “Lucas Digne travels today [Sunday] to Barcelona with the club’s permission to f...