Father of USMNT star McKennie responds to Arsenal transfer tweet
The father of United States men's national team and Juventus star Weston McKennie has responded to a random fan about transfer links to Arsenal.
His comments are quite amusing, and you can read them here.
Wigan send Stones to Ross County
🚨𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐍𝐄𝐒 𝐉𝐎𝐈𝐍𝐒 𝐒𝐓𝐀𝐆𝐆𝐈𝐄𝐒🚨— Ross County FC (@RossCounty) January 24, 2023
Josh Stones has today joined Ross County on loan for the remainder of the 2022/23 season from Wigan Athletic.
Leeds give Ferguson first pro contract
📰 #LUFC is pleased to announce Connor Ferguson has signed his first professional contract with the club— Leeds United (@LUFC) January 24, 2023
Chelsea outcast Bakayoko close to permanent exit
Tiemoue Bakayoko looks set to join Adana Demirspor in the Turkish Super Lig on a permanent deal, according to Italian journalist Nicolo Schira.
He reports that Bakayoko's loan with Milan will be terminated and Adana Demirspor will sign the midfielder from Chelsea for free on a contract until 2026.
Chelsea will earn a percentage of any future sale.
Clubs circling as Raya rejects Brentford offer
Spanish outlet Relevo report that David Raya has rejected another new contract proposal from Brentford.
The goalkeeper's current deal expires in 2024, but his current decision not to sign new terms opens the door for a sale in the summer.
Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham are all interested.
Man Utd confirm Lisa Naalsund signing
Signed. Sealed. Delivered.— Manchester United Women (@ManUtdWomen) January 24, 2023
Welcome to United, Lisa Naalsund! ❤️#MUWomen pic.twitter.com/hZSGZIKsrk
Leicester eyeing Leeds winger Harrison
Leicester City have identified Leeds United's Jack Harrison as a transfer target in a bid to keep the club away from the Premier League relegation zone, according to The Telegraph.
They state that manager Brendan Rodgers is keen to add a winger and a centre-back to his squad before the transfer window slams shut.
The Foxes are ready to test Leeds' resolve over Harrison after they splashed a club-record £36m on Georginio Rutter.
No Gordon, Onana at Everton training
Paul Tait and Leighton Baines currently taking training at Finch Farm but Anthony Gordon and Amadou Onana haven't reported for duty #EFC— Ben Grounds (@Ben_Islington) January 24, 2023
Man Utd midfielder set for Forest Green loan
Charlie Savage looks set to leave Manchester United to join Forest Green Rovers on loan until the end of the season, reports Simon Stone.
He claims the 19-year-old chose the club amongst 'a number of offers' and feels it's a move that comes at the right time for his career.
Newcastle set to beat Chelsea to Gordon signing
Newcastle are confident they can beat Chelsea to the signature of Everton winger Anthony Gordon before the transfer window shuts, according to The Telegraph.
Both clubs had bids rejected for Gordon last summer and have since reignited their interest with Everton struggling. The report states the player is keen on a move to St. James' Park and progress has been made in striking a deal.
Tottenham make shock move for Danjuma
Tottenham have offered loan deal for Danjuma, also discussing buy option clause — Spurs feel they can get it done and hijack the deal after Everton agreement. 🚨⚪️ #THFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 24, 2023
Danjuma, travelling to London — after medical and media done with Everton on Saturday/Sunday. pic.twitter.com/C2PnIlGZHo
Kessie to continue at Barcelona, confirms Xavi
Franck Kessié won’t leave Barcelona, Xavi confirms: “I’ve never considered Kessié’s departure”. 🔵🔴🔒 #FCB— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 24, 2023
“Kessié is a player I like, he gives us many variants in a game and he can be really important”. pic.twitter.com/Bx2MbM8Lah
Arsenal to rival Chelsea in race for Caicedo
Arsenal remain in the market for midfield reinforcements and are ready to rival Chelsea in the race for Moises Caicedo, according to Standard Sport.
Chelsea were considered to be leading the chase for his signature, with the Blues seeing two bids over £55 million ($68m) knocked back.
Danjuma's move to Everton might not take shape
Arnaut Danjuma's move to Everton might break down as the paperwork is yet to be completed and the player himself wants to pull out, according to Jacque Talbot.
He further reveals that the player has got an offer from another Premier League club.
Leverkusen ready to pay release clause of Garcia, Madrid must act fast
Bayer Leverkusen are ready to sign Fran Garcia from Rayo Vallecano immediately by paying his release clause in full which is set at €10m, according to Relevo.
However, Real Madrid own 50% of his rights and have the right to first refusal. Hence, they can immediately sign him again for just €5m. Los Blancos are looking for options in the left-back position due to inconsistent performances from Ferland Mendy and if they wish to sign Garcia as a cover, they must act quickly.
Forest set sights on Navas and Gagliardini
Nottingham Forest are keen to sign Kaylor Navas and Roberto Gagliardini, according to Sky Sports.
Injury to goalkeeper Dean Henderson has forced Forest to look for options and PSG's Navas is on their shortlist.
They are also working to bring Inter Milan midfielder Gagliardini who will be a free agent in the summer.
Poland appoint Santos as new manager
🆕 OFICJALNIE— Łączy nas piłka (@LaczyNasPilka) January 24, 2023
Fernando Santos nowym selekcjonerem reprezentacji Polski! 🇵🇱
Gravenberch set to stay at Bayern despite Liverpool interest
News #Gravenberch: It’s decided and no doubt: He has to stay at #FCBayern! No transfer in January. Within the club they still believe in him. A loan to Liverpool or to another club is NO topic. #LFC @SkySportDE 🇳🇱 pic.twitter.com/9qlBmJ7tP0— Florian Plettenberg (@Plettigoal) January 24, 2023
Chelsea to push again for Gusto
Chelsea will push again for Malo Gusto this week. Talks are ongoing after opening bid rejected, OL want to keep the right back but Chelsea are not giving up 🔵 #CFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 24, 2023
Personal terms have been agreed as revealed yesterday, as Malo Gusto dreams of Premier League football. pic.twitter.com/8QpQFeKljW
Milan frontrunners to sign Pulisic
Chelsea manager Graham Potter no longer counts on Christian Pulisic and the forward will be allowed to leave in the next transfer window, according to Calciomercato via Marca.
AC Milan have already begun negotiations for the American and are pushing for a deal. Several Premier League outfits such as Manchester United, Arsenal and Newcastle have also been interested in the forward.
Chelsea join Gordon race
Chelsea set their sights on Everton forward Anthony Gordon, according to the Daily Mail.
The report mentions that the Blues are willing to allow Gordon to stay for the rest of the season at Everton on loan. It is understood that Newcastle United are also keen on signing Gordon from the Toffees.
Leeds make contact with Juventus for McKennie
Leeds United have got in touch with Juventus to sign Weston McKennie, according to Gianluca Di Marzio.
The midfielder is deemed surplus to requirements in Turin and remains open for a move. Aston Villa tried to get him but he turned down the proposal as he wants to join a more ambitious Premier League club.
Potter backs Madueke to shine at Chelsea
Noni Madueke has become Chelsea's sixth signing of a busy January transfer window after arriving in west London from PSV in a deal worth £30.5 million.
Potter is excited to get hold of him and offered some insight into what the new signing will bring to the club.
"Noni is a young player, an exciting player, left-footed wide player that can give us balance and competition in that area," he told the club's media. "So he's looking forward to starting his Chelsea career and we're excited to have him. I think the supporters will really enjoy him."
Chelsea-target Caicedo focused on Brighton
Brighton midfielder Moises Caicedo insisted that he remains focused on his current club and is not bothered about the approaches from Chelsea.
"I am focused now on Brighton. I am here, I’m playing every day. What happens outside doesn’t trouble me, nor does it take the focus away because I’m focused only on here," he stated.
Chelsea have made contact with Brighton and have asked if they’d be prepared to sell for £55m. However, the club has informed that they are not willing to part ways with the midfielder.
Bournemouth edging closer to get Jackson from Villarreal
Bournemouth are confident to get Nico Jackson deal done this week, talks are very advanced and Nico has accepted conditions of the contract 🍒 #transfers— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 24, 2023
Deal considered close to being completed, as first called by @marcosbenito9. pic.twitter.com/aNklZwI4sz
Inter put up Skriniar on sale, insists agent
It has been reported that Milan Skriniar is set to join PSG in January for €20m. His agent, Roberto Sistici, claims that it was the club who put up the defender on sale last summer before the player rejected the renewal terms.
"The decision to put Skriniar on the market last summer was made by Inter, not by the player. The operation was interrupted and we were informed. Before Christmas, I told Inter that we did not accept their proposal," he was quoted by Marca.
Tottenham continue to pursue Porro
Understand Tottenham and Sporting will hold new round of talks for Pedro Porro today. 🚨⚪️ #THFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 24, 2023
Tottenham are offering €37m fixed fee plus add-ons, discussing about one player to be included as part of the deal. pic.twitter.com/3auRVV6I74
Man Utd join Chelsea in Gusto race
Manchester United have joined Chelsea in the race to sign Lyon defender Malo Gusto, according to RMC Sport journalist Fabrice Hawkins.
The defender has already reached an agreement with the Blues, but Man Utd have told the youngster not to rush and are hoping to beat their Premier League rivals to his signature.
Everton have already held Bielsa talks
Everton have already held talks with Marcelo Bielsa regarding the possibility of the former Leeds boss replacing Frank Lampard at Goodison Park.
The Daily Mail report that Bielsa wants to know about the club's transfer plans before making any decision and is currently the Toffees' top choice to take over.
Five clubs battling for Bellingham
Jude Bellingham is set to reject the offer of a new contract at Borussia Dortmund worth around £180,000-a week.
The England international's decision means five clubs will battle it out for his signature with Man City, Chelsea, Man Utd, Real Madrid, and Liverpool all interested, according to the Daily Star.
Bournemouth to land Villarreal's Nico Jackson
Bournemouth are hoping to win the race to sign Villarreal forward Nicolas Jackson.
Southampton are also keen on the attacker and have seen a bid rejected already, according to The Athletic.
Bournemouth are now working on an offer of €20 million plus add-ons for the Senegal international.
Chelsea offer Thiago Silva new deal
Chelsea are set to offer 38-year-old Brazilian defender Thiago Silva a new contract, according to The Times.
The Blues want Silva to stay past the end of the current campaign when his existing contract expires.
Silva is open to staying at the club and feels he can continue playing until he's 40.