Leonardo Bonucci, David De Gea and Kyle Walker are some of the names that feature in today’s Transfer Rumour Mill.
Manchester United to complete signing of Benfica defender in £35 million deal
According to The Mirror, Jose Mourinho is poised to make £35 million defender Victor Lindelof his first signing of the summer. The 22-year-old Swedish international has been on Manchester United’s radar since January and now looks set to complete his move to Old Trafford.
Pep Guardiola closing in on £40 million deal for Kyle Walker
Pep Guardiola is confident of completing a move for Kyle Walker in a deal said to be around £40 million, writes the Daily Star. The 27-year-old is a target for many clubs but City seems to be the right decision as Manchester will closer to family, who still live in Sheffield.
Real Madrid eyeing cut-price deal for Chelsea ace
Real Madrid supremo Florentino Perez is eyeing a cut-price deal for Eden Hazard as they look to make the most of the injured player, reports the Daily Star. Hazard has been linked heavily with Madrid in recent weeks following his impressive campaign with The Blues, and now Los Blancos are looking to convince Chelsea to sell Hazard following his injury encountered on international duty with Belgium which could see him out for 2-3 months.
Pepe looks set to depart from Real Madrid since joining in 2007
According to The Sun, Pepe has agreed to join PSG on a free deal which will take him past his 36th birthday. The Portuguese international has been surplus to requirements this season at Real Madrid featuring just 18 times and he didn’t even make it to the bench for Champions League final which was a clear indication from the club that his time is up.
Manchester United line-up David De Gea replacements
Manchester United have lined up three goalkeepers to replace David De Gea should the player move to Real Madrid in the summer, reports The Sun. Red Devils are eyeing Inter Milan keeper Samir Handanovic, AC Milan’s keeper Gianluigi Donnarumma, and Manchester City’s Joe Hart.
Manchester United is confident of holding onto the keeper however in case the keeper parts ways with the club, replacements are being lined up in order Manchester United can make the most of the money they receive from Real Madrid.
Antonio Conte hopes to land Juventus defender
Antonio Conte is confident of landing £48 million Juventus star Leonardo Bonucci, reports The Sun. Numerous clubs have the defender on their radar including the likes of Real Madrid, Manchester United and Manchester City but Conte believes having worked with the player previously he has a slight edge over his counterparts.