The summer transfer window is approaching, and there is a lot of gossip swirling around who is moving in. Transfer Talk brings you the latest news on rumors, comings and goings, and of course, expired deals!
First story: Chelsea track, PSG, Atletico, Lautaro Martinez
Tutomercato said clubs across Europe are on the cusp of escalating their chase to sign Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez, with Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain and Atletico Madrid interested.
Martinez, 24, was linked with an exit from the San Siro last season, but signed a new deal in October that made him commit to his future until 2026. However, with the Argentina international scoring 21 Serie A goals in 35 games, speculation about why The striker’s future disappears.
And while Simone Inzaghi’s side struggle with their mounting debts and look to raise funds to try and secure the return of Chelsea’s loan. Romelu LukakuMartinez could be one of the players available to move on. Chelsea are open to negotiations over a deal that could see players swap clubs.
PSG is also looking at another option in advance, now Kylian Mbappe He committed himself to the club, while Atletico needed a replacement Luis Suarez.
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09.04 GMTManchester United ready to compete with Liverpool for the Benfica striker Darwin Nunezsources told ESPN.
United are looking for a young striker this summer and 22-year-old Nunez ranks high on their list of players.
Liverpool have also registered their interest and sources have told ESPN that United will not be put off even if it means a head-to-head meeting with the Anfield side.
According to sources, Nunez is keen to play the Champions League regularly, which would put Liverpool ahead in the race, but United believe there is a chance of being convinced of a move to Old Trafford.
Sources told ESPN that one of the issues for both United and Liverpool is Benfica’s assessment.
08.30 GMT: Alexandre Lacazette Ligue 1 club announced that he has returned to Lyon on a free transfer after his departure from Arsenal.
The striker ended his five-year spell with the Emirates after his contract expired and signed a three-year contract with Lyon.
– Olympique Lyonnais (OL) June 9, 2022
Lacazette’s future has been the subject of speculation for months and the announcement of his departure came as no surprise. Lacazette said in April he was in talks with several clubs towards the end of his contract and hinted at his desire to join a club in the Champions League. Arsenal finished last season in fifth place, outside the Champions League places. Lyon finished eighth in the French Ligue 1.
Lacazette joined Arsenal from Lyon in 2017, and made 206 appearances in all competitions, scoring 71 goals. He was Arsenal’s top scorer during the 2017-18 and 2020-20 seasons and is among the top 10 Premier League scorers of all time.
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– Sevilla midfielder added for the United States men’s national team Tyler Adams to their shortlist as they look to bolster their midfield options this summer, according to AS. It is reported that the La Liga club is looking for an alternative Fernando Regis Which can also make an impact on both ends of the playing field. Adams, 23, made 37 appearances for RB Leipzig last season.
Paris Saint-Germain is considering a move for the Inter defender Milan SkriniarLe Parisien writes. Ligue 1 is now looking to add reinforcements to their defense after successfully securing a new deal for Kylian Mbappe, and a screenshot is required. The 27-year-old continued to impress last season after impressing in the title-winning season in 2020-21, appearing 35 times in the league for Nerazzurri In 2021-22.
Southampton is moving quickly to find a replacement Forrester freezer After joining Tottenham Hotspur, determine the Manchester City goalkeeper Gavin Bazono, reports the Daily Mail. The 20-year-old Republic of Ireland international spent last season on loan at Portsmouth and could be allowed to leave the Etihad Stadium permanently for a fee in the region of £10m.
Wolves can hold out for £70m if they want to secede Robin NevisAccording to the Daily Telegraph. The Portugal international has attracted a lot of attention since the season ended, and he may be open to Molino leaving in search of a new challenge. He was a standout player for Bruno Lage’s side last season, but the 25-year-old’s high rating could make the transition difficult.
Inter made an offer of €5 million per season for Paulo DybalaCalciomercato reveals. Representatives of the 28-year-old striker met with the club on Wednesday, and the player was available on a free transfer from Juventus. But it is reported that there is still some way to go before a deal can be reached, with the Argentina international looking for around £7m a season. Dybala scored 10 goals in 29 games for the team Bianconeri Last season, though, he will leave the club on June 30 after being unable to agree to a new deal in Turin.
– Sources told ESPN Mexico that Club America is looking to sign Jurgen Dam On a six-month contract. The Mexican winger has been without a team since February, when Atlanta United bought his contract after losing to coach Gonzalo Pineda. He made 24 games in two seasons with Atlanta, scored four assists and there were no goals. Club America sees Dam as a gamble due to months of inactivity, but there will be clauses for an extension if he plays well.