Lazio looking to land Moreno
Alberto Moreno is closing on a summer switch to Lazio, claims The Independent, with the Spaniard set to agree pre-contract terms with the Serie A outfit.
Having slipped down the pecking order at Anfield, and with his current deal expiring, the 26-year-old left-back is set to be on the move as a free agent.
Bale key to Real Madrid move for Pogba
Blancos plotting Man Utd raid
Paul Pogba has hinted that he would be willing to link up with Real Madrid at some stage and AS reports that the Blancos are looking to use Gareth Bale as part of an ambitious transfer plan.
Those at the Santiago Bernabeu are keen to add proven performers to their books and hope a deal could be done with Manchester United involving a Wales international who has been linked with a switch to Old Trafford for some time.
Chong leaves loan door open
Tahith Chong has left the door open for a loan move to be made away from Manchester United.
The 19-year-old winger has told NOS: !Everything is possible, I don’t exclude anything.
Kompany set for new Man City contract
Man City defender Vincent Kompany is in talks over a new one-year contract at the Etihad Stadium – according to the Evening Standard.
Pep Guardiola wants to retain the Belgian’s services despite his consistent injury issues, given his influence on the pitch and in the dressing room.
Kompany has only started eight Premier League games this term, falling behind John Stones and Aymeric Laporte in the pecking order at the club.
Pogba would be great for MLS, says Rooney
Wayne Rooney says Paul Pogba would be a “great” addition to MLS and hopes to one day see a former Manchester United team-mate follow his lead by securing a switch to America.
The English striker’s debut campaign in America delivered 12 goals and a playoff berth, while the 2019 season has already seen him record his first hat-trick in MLS.
Rooney believes World Cup winner Pogba, who he played alongside across two spells at Old Trafford for the Frenchman, could make a similar impact if he ever decides to cross the Atlantic.
Bayern agree deal to sign Atletico’s Hernandez
Bayern Munich have agreed on a deal to sign Atletico Madrid defender Lucas Hernandez this summer, according to Foot Mercato.
The Bavarians will sign the Frenchman on a four-year contract after meeting his €80m ($91m, £69m) buy-out clause at Wanda Metropolitano.
Hernandez has featured in 21 matches across all competitions for Atletico this season.
Kovacic doesn’t want to return to Madrid
Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic does not want to return to the Santiago Bernabeu upon the expiration of his one-year loan deal at Chelsea.
According to Marca, the Croatian would prefer to join another club in the Premier League if the Blues reject the chance to sign him on a permanent deal.
Kovacic has featured in 40 matches across all competitions for Chelsea this season