Latest Transfer News Roundup For Today Friday, 24th May, 2019

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Welcome to Concise News round up of top transfer market stories as European football clubs begin to fortify their squads ahead of next season.


Liverpool Target Super Eagles Star

Super Eagles star Samuel Chukwueze is one of the players Liverpool are targeting this summer as they plan for the coming season, Concise News understands.

The Nigerian was listed among the 12 persons on Jurgen Klopp’s wish list for the summer.

He is rated as one of the top talents in Europe and valued at £30m by the CIES Football Observatory.

According to Daily Mail UK, the 19-year-old alongside Bertrand Traore, Maxwell Cornet, Ryan Fraser top the list of players being considered by the Reds.

Leicester Place Price Tag On Star Defender As Man City Show Interest   

Premier League champions Manchester City want to sign Leicester City and England defender Harry Maguire.

But Concise News understands that the Foxes management have told City it will take a staggering £90million fee.

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Pep Guardiola is considering the England international as  replacement for Vincent Kompany, who is joining Anderlecht as player-coach.

Bayern Confirm Interest In City Winger 

German champions Bayern Munich have confirmed the club’s interest in Manchester City winger Leroy Sane, Concise News has learned.

President of the Bavarian club Uli Hoenss has insinuated that the German giants are looking to replace the departing Arjen Robben and Frank Ribery and see Sane as the ideal signing.

The 23-year-old was the PFA Young Player of the Year in 2017/18.

Chelsea Goalkeeper Signs Contract Extension

Chelsea goalkeeper Willy Caballero has signed a new one-year contract extension at the club, ending speculation linking him with a move to West Ham, Concise Newsreports.

The 37-year-old has been the Blues’ number two ‘keeper since signing from Premier League rivals Manchester City in 2017.

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West Ham had been hoping to move for the Argentine this summer, as they look to provide back-up for Polish stopper Lukasz Fabianski.

Chelsea Star Set To Re-unite With Former Blues Manager

Chelsea star Victor Moses is set to reunite with his former manager Antonio Conte in the Serie A next season, Concise News reports.

This online news medium understands that the former Chelsea manager is expected to be confirmed as Inter Milan new boss.

Moses has become a forgotten man at Chelsea having been shipped out by Maurizio Sarri last summer, joining Fenerbahce on loan.

Crystal Palace Set To Place £70m On Aaron Wan-Bissaka

Manchester United may have to double their valuation of Aaron Wan-Bissaka to sign the full-back, as there currently remains a huge difference between their stance and Crystal Palace’s.

Palace feel under absolutely no pressure to sell Wan-Bissaka and would want a fee of over £70m to even consider the prospect.

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United had been hoping to complete the signing for at most £40m, but that now looks way off.

It is understood other clubs have already been put off by such a high valuation, but United will persist with the pursuit.

Rakitic Speaks On Barcelona Signing Griezmann

After Antoine Griezmann revealed his intention to exit Atletico Madrid this summer, a transfer to Barcelona has been in the news and Blaugrana midfielder Ivan Rakiticis open to having the Frenchman at Camp Nou.

Concise News reports that the Barcelona dressing room seems to be turning in favour of Griezmann’s coming, even after being turned off the idea a year ago for his controversial ‘La Decision’ documentary.

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