Chelsea Considers Move For PSG star, Henderson to become one of highest paid Gk, Havertz deal & more
Chelsea and Bayer Leverkusen still in talks for Kai Havertz. The player is pushing. The two clubs had a contact also on Monday – there’s a distance of €20M between Chelsea first bid and Bayer price tag. Chelsea are going to use also add ons as part of the deal.
Chelsea and Bayer Leverkusen have been in talks also today to find an agreement for Kai Havertz. New meeting soon. Work in progress. Chelsea feel confident but still difference between the two clubs. Kai is waiting – Bayer want to decide before the end of August.
Borussia Dortmund confirm signing of Reinier Jesus from Real Madrid. The 18-year-ols joins on a 2-year loan deal.
Negotiations between Manchester United and Dean Henderson over a new contract are at an advanced stage. He’s close to signing a new long-term deal worth in excess of £100,000-a-week, making him one of the best paid goalkeepers in the world.
Endless Zlatan. AC Milan are now “confident” to extend Ibrahimovic contract for one year more, until June 2021. Zlatan wants to stay and play again in Serie A. The agreement is getting closer.
Valencia is one of the clubs interested in Andreas Pereira. Solskjaer would like to keep him, but Pereira wants to play regularly. Manchester United will listen to offers for Phil Jones, Chris Smalling, Marcos Rojo and Joel Pereira.
Solskjaer wants to keep Jesse Lingard and Diogo Dalot, but won’t make any promises regarding their playing time.
Manchester City have re-signed goalkeeper Scott Carson on a season-long loan from Derby. The 34-year old joins after a shortage in the goalkeeping department with the exit of Claudio Bravo.
Chelsea are considering a move to sign PSG captain Thiago Silva on a free transfer.[Telegraph]
Demetri Mitchell: “I think it was just bad luck, bad timing. Obviously Brandon [Williams] has come in and done great. It’s just unlucky me, really.”
Leeds have made a third bid for Brighton defender Ben White, believed to be £25m. The newly promoted side are keen on having 22-year old defender. He spent last season on loan at leeds and helped them gain promotion.
Despite having a complete agreement with Jadon Sancho, Manchester United’s public stance is that nothing is agreed. This allows the club to deny any direct contact with Sancho and Dortmund – should a deal not be struck
Louis Saha: “I think Manchester United are missing a trick by not signing Edinson Cavani this summer. I’ve followed him for many years and I’m gutted there doesn’t seem to be an interest there. For me, Cavani would be the best fit this summer.”
Barcelona teen Ansu Fati switches agent from Lionel Messi’s brother to Jorge Mendes, with Manchester United are still keen on the player.
Victor Font: “If I am president, Koeman will not be the coach. “We must wish him the best of success and hopefully we win the treble. “Xavi understands that all the pieces of the club have to fit together.”