It isn’t long before the January transfer window opens and clubs seem to fortify for the next half of the year.
With that in mind, our friends at Football Whispers have scoured the continental press to round up the latest transfer information from around Europe.
Real Madrid are currently targeting Manchester City midfielder Brahim Diaz. Next summer, the 19-year-old’s contract at the Etihad expires along with the Champions League holders are currently trying to convince him to not renew. Madrid have expressed interest in the Anthony Martial along with the Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur of Manchester United. (AS)
Paris Saint-Germain contract rebel Adrien Rabiot has advised Barcelona of his wish. The in-demand Frenchman has attracted interest from clubs from the Premier League and, the 23-year-old nevertheless does not have any desire to sign a new contract in the Parc des Princes despite having showcased under Thomas Tuchel in PSG. (Mundo Deportivo)
Determined to bolster their attacking options, Real Madrid are thinking about a move for \Zlatan Ibrahimovic or even Radamel Falcao. Ibrahimovic, 37, has scored 22 times and has also been strongly linked with a return on AC Milan. Falcao, who spent two seasons at the competitors Atletico of Real, needs to depart Monaco, that are currently fighting in Ligue 1. (Sport)
Bundesliga top-scorer Luka Jovic has emerged as a Barcelona transport target. The Serb, who has struck nine times in as many games to get Eintracht Frankfurt on loan this period, has also attracted interest from Bayern Munich, which could see him return with Niko Kovac. Barca along with his performances, has impressed next year and they create an approach\. (Mundo Deportivo)
Alex Sandro and set Mario Mandzukic will depart the Italian champions at the season’s end. The Croatian striker could be available for around # 25m while Sandro, that has been linked with PSG and Manchester United, would cost double this approximately\. The Brazilian full-back recently declared his goal of playing in the Premier League. (Tuttosport)
Ibrahimovic is set to rejoin AC Milan on a short-term thing, Though Real Madrid have demonstrated a fascination. The Swede will make #1.7m-a-year together using the Rossoneri expecting his experience in front of target can be key in their drive to qualify for the Champions League. (Gazzetta dello Sport)
The three to the Ballon d’Or of this year is set to be Luka Modric Kylian Mbappe and Raphael Varane, which means that there isn’t going to be a spot on the podium for Lionel Messi or even Cristiano Ronaldo. (Corriere dello Sport)
Inter Milan are currently also leading the race for Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. The global, who has been linked with Juventus and Manchester United, will cost around #100m however, with Giuseppe Marotta set to take over as the Nerazzurri’s CEO, the club’s transfer strategies are exceptionally ambitious. (Tuttosport)
AC Milan are considering signing Barcelona misfit Arturo Vidal. The Catalan giants were joined by the Chilean but has struggled to make an impression and presents a return to Italy\. Injury-hit Milan are convinced that they can secure Vidal in a cut-price deal and are eager for reinforcements. (Tuttosport)
Former goalkeeper Oliver Kahn is set to combine with the Bayern Munich board of supervisors. (Sport Bild)
RB Leipzig are braced for a bidding from Dortmund for striker Timo Werner\. Has impressed this season. (Sport Bild)