Day: July 30, 2019

Zenit in advanced negotiations to sign Malcom
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Zenit in advanced negotiations to sign Malcom

Zenit Saint Petersburg president Alexander Metvedev has confirmed that the Russian club are in advanced negotiations to sign Brazilian attacker Malcom from Barcelona. An eventual move will bring the player's nightmare stay under Ernesto Valverde at the Camp Nou to an end. Barcelona gazumped Roma to sign Malcom from Bordeaux in a £36.5 million deal almost a year ago. This was after the Serie A outfit had already announced that they had signed the Brazilian. However, the player didn't hit the ground running at Barcelona. He made just 6 starts in the La Liga and a further 9 appearances as a substitute. He played just 608 La Liga minutes for Barcelona. READ: Kevin-Prince Boateng set to leave Barca for Fiorentina The addition of Antoine Griezmann will even restrict him to lesser ...
Kevin-Prince Boateng set to leave Barca for Fiorentina
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Kevin-Prince Boateng set to leave Barca for Fiorentina

Kevin-Prince Boateng's move to Barcelona in the January transfer window was arguably one of the shocking transfers in the last decade. Regardless, his stay at the Camp Nou appears to be drawing to an end. A report from GianlucaDiMarzio.com suggests that the Ghanaian will return to the Serie A to join Fiorentina in the next few days. Barcelona actually needed the player as back-up for Luis Suarez who was injured. He was impressing with Sassuolo before the unexpected move to the Camp Nou. READ: Nicolas Pepe arrives London for medical ahead of Arsenal move He ended up playing just 3 La Liga games for the Catalan giants confirming his place as just a backup in the team. If the move to Fiorentina materializes, it will be his 12th professional club. Meanwhile, he impressed more in...
Nicolas Pepe arrives London for medical ahead of Arsenal move
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Nicolas Pepe arrives London for medical ahead of Arsenal move

Ivory Coast international Nicolas Pepe has arrived in London to undergo a medical and finalize personal terms ahead of his big-money move from Lille to Arsenal. The Gunners have already agreed a £72m transfer fee with Lille for the attacker. Nicolas Pepe, 24, is expected to be announced as Arsenal's 4th summer signing following the likes of Gabriel Martinelli, Dani Ceballos and William Saliba who have already been confirmed. READ: Idrissa Gueye joins PSG from Everton Dani Ceballos joined on a loan deal from Real Madrid while defender William Saliba was sent back to St Etienne on loan for a season after sealing a move to the Emirates in a deal worth £27m. This move means that the chase for Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha is as good as over. It also raises questions on the cred...
Idrissa Gueye joins PSG from Everton
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Idrissa Gueye joins PSG from Everton

Idrissa Gueye has completed his move from Everton to Paris Saint-Germain according to announcements from both clubs. The 29-year-old Senegal international joins the Ligue 1 champions who tried to acquire him in the January transfer window but had their bids knocked back. He signed a four-year deal with PSG for an undisclosed fee. This was a move the player was eager to make and a deal has been done. He spoke with PSG's website after the deal was completed. He said: “I’m immensely proud to sign for Paris St Germain. READ: Maguire losing patience with Leicester amid United interest “After focusing on the AFCON (this summer’s Africa Cup of Nations) with Senegal, I wanted to give a new boost to my club career by joining Paris St Germain, one of the most structured and ambitious ...
Maguire losing patience with Leicester amid United interest
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Maguire losing patience with Leicester amid United interest

According to The Sun, Leicester City defender Harry Maguire feels that the club are pricing him out of a move to Manchester United and has begun losing patience with the club. Man United have prioritized Maguire as their top transfer target in the current transfer window but Leicester are insistent on receiving a world-record fee for the defender. Leicester want Man United to bid higher than the £75m fee Liverpool paid to land Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton. They are holding out for a fee close to £90m. READ: Five reasons why Tottenham should be aiming for top spot However, the Old Trafford outfit are not willing to meet Leicester's valuation of the defender, as they believe that their latest £70m bid is more than enough to land the England international. Meanwhile, Leices...