Our round-up of the day’s switch tales.
Time is working out for Mesut Ozil to get any sport time in 2020. Because it stands, just one membership has been linked with the out-of-favour playmaker, who has been neglected of Arsenal’s Premier League squad.
DC United have room for a designated player, having failed to replace Wayne Rooney in January. The ex-England captain was their prime earner, on a reported annual wage over £2m-a-year, although that pales into comparability towards Ozil’s reported package deal of £18.2m.
Whether or not DC may make a mortgage supply that might curiosity Arsenal stays to be seen, though they should act fast – the MLS switch window closes on Thursday, October 29.
Talking of undesirable German internationals at Arsenal, Shkodran Mustafi is set to leave North London when his contract expires next year. The World Cup winner is believed to be focusing on a transfer to Italy.
LIVERPOOL’S CENTRE-BACK SEARCH
A brand new title has emerged in Liverpool’s hunt for an additional defender to cowl the lack of Virgil van Dijk.
Schalke’s 20-year-old Turkey worldwide, Ozan Kabak is believed to be the subject of a £20m bid from the Premier League champions, though the Bundesliga outfit are mentioned to be holding out for not less than £30m. In accordance with Talksport, the Reds may face competitors from Italian giants Milan, who’re additionally within the younger Turk.
Kabak joins an extended listing of gamers linked a transfer to Anfield since van Dijk’s harm. Dayot Upamecano of RB Leipzig has been strongly linked, as has Brighton youngster Ben White.
NEXT AJAX WONDERKID
Ronald Koeman has made no secret of his need to recruit his favorite Dutch gamers to Barcelona, and now he has a brand new title on his shortlist: Ajax teenager Ryan Gravenberch.
The Dutch U19 star has been tipped to fill the sneakers of Frenkie De Jong because the midfielder joined Barca in 2019, however the Catalan aspect have plans to snap him up as quickly as attainable. In accordance with Italian outlet Tuttosport, Juventus are additionally , with Ajax setting an asking worth of €25m.
Lastly, the Daily Mail are reporting that Liverpool and Manchester United are going head-to-head for Iceland 17-year-old Bergmann Johannesson. Swedish media have reported that scouts from the 2 English sides, in addition to Juventus, have been to take a look at the younger midfielder in motion for Allsevenskan outfit IFK Norrkoping, for whom he has scored three targets and assisted seven through the 2020 marketing campaign.