Sunday 15th April 2018
Manchester City are getting ready to raid Europe’s elite clubs in their pursuit of Champions League glory. Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara, 27, is the first target.
Mail on Sunday
And the Premier League club is blinded by de Ligt. Ajax’s Matthias, 18, will set them back £50m. £30m to anyone else but City pay a premium.
Like all good stories, this City transfer business comes in a trilogy. The Citizens will target Kylian Mbappe, 18, if PSG’s breach of FFP rules means he can’t move permanently to the Parc des Princes. Maybe this should be called a trollogy…
To the relief of Arsenal fans everywhere, Celtic boss David Brent, sorry, Brendan Rodgers, is on the shortlist to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea.
And the Blues are monitoring Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, 29, despite the Poland international being keen on a move to Real Madrid.
Daily Star on Sunday
Atletico Madrid general manager Clemente Villaverde claims neither Barcelona or Chelsea have reached out for Antoine Griezmann, 27. Trollogy is right…
Manchester United are next. Harry Maguire, 25, Leicester City and England centre-back, is their first target.
United’s attention is also turning to Celtic defender Kieran Tierney, 20.
And Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred, 25, who interests Manchester City as well. This is definitely a trollogy…
Never slow to spot an opportunity, Italian super-agent Mino Raiola is ready to provide advice to Everton. A slew of Pogba, Lukaku, and Balotelli stories to Goodison Park will follow…
Manchester United defender Matteo Darmian, 28, has told Juventus he will join them at the end of the season. Just the small matter of a fee to agree…
Mail on Sunday
And finally, Bordeaux wideboy Malcom, 21, claims PSG is his ideal club. Which is not what he told Arsenal in January. No, then he’d supported the Gunners since he was a boy…