Seems Liverpool don’t need any of the 5 defenders from the original stampede. They need 26-year-old Ruben Semedo as cowl for Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez.
Semedo has been at Olympiakos for the reason that summer season of 2019 having began his profession with Sporting Lisbon.
A quick spell at Villarreal didn’t go fairly as deliberate with Semedo spending 5 months in jail after he was charged with a number of offences together with theft, assault, kidnapping and possession of a firearm. Should have had a good lawyer…
A little bit of a bizarre selection from Jurgen Klopp then, if the Express is to be believed. They counsel the Portugal worldwide will value round £18million, or your pockets and bus fare.
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Zagadou dou dou is a goal for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who’s determined to land a left-sided centre-back.
The Norwegian boss was stated to be eager on signing Nathan Ake from Bournemouth in the summertime earlier than Manchester City swooped and made their £41million move.
In keeping with CalcioMercato, United have ‘set their sights’ on Zagadou, who could possibly be accessible on a budget in the summertime as his present contract is about to run out in 2022.
The 21-year-old is extremely rated however represents one thing of a threat – he hasn’t featured for Borussia Dortmund thus far this season after rupturing his knee ligaments in August, the second time he has suffered the damage in 2020. Zaga-don’t.
David Carmo it’s then. One other left-footed centre-back, additionally 21; additionally in ‘the sights’ of Manchester United, in line with ESPN.
Fiorentina and Roma each enquired in regards to the defender in the summertime however didn’t make any bids.
Braga are beneath no stress to promote Carmo – who made 20 appearances final season – as he’s contracted till 2025.
Solskjaer will probably must promote Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo earlier than he may signal Carmo.
Neither of the defenders have featured this season. Jones final performed within the fourth spherical FA Cup victory over Tranmere in January. Rojo spent the second half of final season on mortgage with Argentine facet Estudiantes and has not pulled on a United shirt since October 2019.