Jose Mourinho eyeing moves for AS Roma and Benfica stars

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has started acting on his transfer plans at Old Trafford. According to Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo (via Metro), the Portuguese has asked the club board to sign AS Roma playmaker Miralem Pjanic. The 26-year-old midfielder is one of the best midfield talents in Serie A and has enjoyed yet another successful season with Roma. He scored provided ten goals and 12 assists in 33 league appearances for his club this season. His performances for the Giallorossi have attracted attention from the likes of Liverpool, Chelsea, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain. The…

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Chelsea chasing surprising name for striker position, star defender to leave for China

After returning from a two-goal deficit to draw 2-2 at home against Tottenham, Chelsea suffered a 3-2 away defeat to bottom team Sunderland last weekend. The Blues have been looking forward to next season for a couple of weeks, especially after the appointment of Antonio Conte as their next coach, and are looking to revamp their roster during the summer transfer window. One of Chelsea’s objectives is to add a new striker and Conte wants to bring Southampton’s Graziano Pelle to Stamford Bridge. He is willing to pay £8 million for…

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Real Madrid to stun Manchester United and Chelsea with huge bid for Serie A duo

Manchester United and Chelsea have been linked with AS Roma’s stars Miralem Pjanic and Radja Nainggolan on several occasions. However, according to Italian newspaper La Repubblica and as reported by talkSPORT, Real Madrid are eyeing a double swoop for the Roman midfielders. The report claims the Spanish giants are ready to pay £35 million for Pjanic, while they are rating Nainggolan at £27 million, meaning Real are planning a bid of £62 million to lure both players to Madrid. The Blues had reportedly begun talks with Pjanic regarding a summer move to…

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Bosnia & H vs Wales – Match preview and team news

Only a point away to Bosnia & Herzegovina will be enough for Wales to ensure their place at a first ever European Championship in what promises to be a monumental evening in Sarajevo. This is their second chance to book a ticket to France, having been held by Israel last month when a win was required. That was a very frustrating afternoon which emphasised their status as one of the most progressive nations in world football, with Israel paying them the respect of sitting back throughout and restricting them to very…

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Liverpool gossip: Benteke deal to be confirmed, while £13.9m bid made for Real Madrid man

Here is Tuesday’s news and gossip concerning Liverpool: Christian Benteke is set to complete his £32.5m move to Liverpool later today, according to the Daily Express. The Belgian has already completed his medical with the Merseyside club. The Reds have made a £13.9m bid for Real Madrid midfielder Asier Illarramendi, according to the Metro. The 25-year-old has been told by Los Blancos’ new manager Rafael Benitez that he is free to leave this summer. However, it appears that they are set to miss out on completing an audacious bid for…

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Liverpool news and gossip: Belgian striker nears Anfield move, while AC Milan close in on Reds target

Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Liverpool: READ MORE: Liverpool News and Gossip Nathaniel Clyne explains why he chose Liverpool over Manchester UniedLiv Nathaniel Clyne completes Liverpool move The Daily Express are reporting that Liverpool are closing in on a deal for Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke. The Express suggest that the Reds have not been willing to meet the Belgian’s £32.5m price tag. However, it appears that they have definitely missed out on Sevilla forward Carlos Bacca, who is heading to Serie A, according to ITV. The Colombian…

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