Jose Mourinho to launch stunning £80 million bid for Ligue 1 players
According to The Express, Manchester United boss, Jose Mourinho is preparing to launch an £80 million bid in pursuit of landing PSG’s Blaise Matuidi and Monaco’s Bernardo Silva. Mourinho is looking to improve his squad and as he prepares for a summer clear up, he’s looking at suitable replacements to bring into the team to bolster his squad.
Manchester City bid for Real Madrid goalkeeper
As Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City continue to face issues with its goalkeeping options, it now looks like the Spaniard has found his ideal choice. According to the Daily Star, City have made Real Madrid an offer for Keylor Navas, which, in turn, will cause Manchester United obstacles as David de Gea has been linked with a return to the Spanish capital for a few years now.
Liverpool the breeding ground for selling high-priced strikers
According to the Daily Mail, Liverpool will place a £40 million price tag onto Daniel Sturridge if he decides to leave the club in the summer. He missed the early half of the season due to a virus and hip injury, but since his return hasn’t managed to get regular game time under Jurgen Klopp, and PSG and West Ham are said to be interested in his services.
The report further adds Liverpool have made a mark for receiving high prices for their strikers: Torres to Chelsea for £50 million, Luis Suarez to Barcelona for £75 million and Christian Benteke to Crystal Palace for £32 million.
Chelsea lead chase for Monaco’s Tiemoue Bakayoko
Chelsea are front runners to land French midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, despite increasing competition for the player from a host of clubs, reports the Daily Mail. The 22-year-old is expected to leave the club in the summer and be replaced with Youri Tielemans from Anderlecht, however, where Bakayoko will be heading for sure continues to build speculation.
Manchester City looks to sweeten striker deal by offering player to Dortmund
Pep Guardiola is said to offer Kelechi Iheanacho to Borussia Dortmund in a deal that will persuade the German club to let loose of Gabon international Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, reports The Sun. The report adds Aubameyang is valued at £60 million by the German club and initial talks between the clubs have begun.