Transfer News: Done Deal, Man Utd To Pay Release Clause Of Star Striker, & Other News
DONE DEAL: Middlesbrough has confirmed the loan signing of Brighton striker Aaron Connolly until the end of the season.
Manchester United are ready to pay the £16.8m release clause to sign River Plate’s Argentina striker Julian Alvarez in January, having edged ahead of Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Inter Milan in the race for the 21-year-old according to a report from SPORT.
Tottenham is keen to see off the challenge of Manchester United and sign AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessié, who is out of contract at the end of the season according to a report from Daily Star.
Barcelona and Manchester United are negotiating a possible swap deal between Ousmane Dembélé and Anthony Martial. Ousmane would join United this January and Martial would come to Barça on a 6-month loan according to a report from SPORT.
Paris Saint-Germain striker Mauro Icardi is set for a return to Italy with Juventus closing on a loan deal according to a report from Sunday Mirror.
Manchester United are set to send Ethan Laird on loan to Bournemouth from Swansea for the remainder of the season BBC Sport.
Barcelona coach Xavi has admitted the club cannot register new signing Ferran Torres.
They have to sell players in January before they can field him according to a report from GOAL.
AC Milan wants to sign Sven Botman this month. Lille is due to sell and a deal could be reached for €20M but Milan is hoping to reach an agreement for just a loan according to a report from Calciomercato.
Everton is in discussions with Rangers for the signing of Nathan Patterson for more than £11m according to a report from The Athletic.
A conflict between Donny van de Beek and his former agent means that the Manchester United midfielder looks doomed to stay at Old Trafford according to a report from Daily Mirror.