With over two weeks remaining until the January transfer window opens, then the rumour mill is starting to gather speed again\.
Our friends at Football Whispers have scoured the continental media to round up the latest transfer news from around Europe.
AC Milan are considering signing. (Corriere dello Sport)
Agent Mino Raiola will be set to meet Juventus about two of his customers: in-demand Ajax star Matthijs de Ligt, the two of whom are targets of the champions and Manchester United’s Paul Pogba. Having caught Cristiano Ronaldo in the summer the Bianconeri are keen to add quality. While Juve are among several clubs said to be thinking about De 37, pogba, who has a connection with United boss Jose Mourinho, has been heavily linked on Turin. (Tuttosport)
Lazio president ClAudio Lotito has refused to rule out Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s departure from the club\. The midfielder, who has been closely connected with Manchester United, Juventus and Real Madrid, has emerged as one of the hottest properties in Italian football, so much so that the Roman club slapped a 100m price tag about the 23-year-old ward off potential suitors in the summertime.
But Lotito declared that the team will eventually have to let him move. “Milinkovic-Savic? Unfortunately, Lazio do not have the same economic potential as Barcelona and Real Madrid,” he said. “If the conditions are on our side and a offer you can’t deny arrives, then we’ll confront the issue.” (Calciomercato)
Inter are interested in Barcelona midfielder Rafinha, who spent part of last season in the San Siro on loan. The Brazilian has struggled at the Camp Nou of late for game time, which makes just four La Liga appearances so far this season. (Tuttosport)
AC Milan have contacted Chelsea over Cesc Fabregas’ availability. The Spaniard has not begun a Premier League match under Maurizio Sarri however and is expected to leave Stamford Bridge in January or following summer. (AS)
Ousmane Dembele faces a fight due to his Barcelona long run. The Frenchman, who joined Barca in Borussia Dortmund summer for well in excess of #100m, was told he should change his attitude. After failing to report for training having apparently stayed up late the previous night playing games the winger was dropped\. (Sport)
Real Madrid are currently targeting Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong as a replacement for Luka Modric. The 21-year-old, who’s also a Barcelona and also Manchester City transfer target, has established herself as one of the most promising prospects of Dutch football and also is anticipated to get his selection of potential future employers. (Sport)
Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani claims he does not have a issue with teammate Neymar. The group had a falling-out last year, however the Uruguayan doesn’t think an issue is between the Brazilian and himself. Cavani was pushed on his relationship with Neymar following an incident during the friendly win over Uruguay of Brazil when Neymar seemed to ignore Cavani’s hand while down. (Paris United)
Liverpool are interested in Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic. The 20-year-old, who joined the Bundesliga side against Benfica at 2017’s summer, has shot to prominence including five in Frankfurt demolition of all Fortuna Dusseldorf. The Reds will face stiff competition to the Serbia \however, with Barcelona and Bayern Munich believed to be weighing up bids. (Sport BILD)