Manchester United set to reward attacker with £150,000-a-week contract

Manchester United have reportedly planned to reward Jesse Lingard with a bumper contract following his impressive showing for club and country over the past year. The 25-year-old had been regarded as a squad player at the start of the previous campaign but he managed to put in a string of impressive performances during the festive period to become one of Jose Mourinho’s favourites towards the backend of the season.

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£35m-rated midfielder keen on Unai Emery reunion

Sevilla midfielder Steven N’Zonzi is reported to have handed in a transfer request in order to push through a move to Arsenal during the ongoing transfer window. The 29-year-old has been a key contributor for the Andalusian outfit over the past three seasons and his performances have been rewarded with a spot in France’s World Cup squad.

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Arsenal secure their third summer signing

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Sokratis Papastathopoulous from Borussia Dortmund on a long-term contract. The Greece international becomes the club’s third recruit of the summer transfer window and he has been handed the number five jersey ahead of the club’s pre-season tour of Singapore.

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Chelsea to tussle with Barcelona for £27m-rated attacker

Chelsea are reportedly in a two-horse race with Barcelona to pursue the signature of CSKA Moscow midfielder Aleksandr Golovin. The 22-year-old had come off a good season for CSKA with seven goals and six assists across all competitions and he has continued with the same vein of form at the World Cup, where he has contributed significantly to Russia’s progress to the quarter-finals.

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Manchester United join race to sign Lyon captain

Manchester United have reportedly joined the race to sign Nabil Fekir from Lyon during the ongoing transfer window. The France international was heavily tipped to seal a move to Liverpool earlier this month but the deal fell through at the final hurdle after the Reds had concerns over the attacker’s right knee.

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Barcelona fail with £50m bid for Premier League ace

Barcelona are understood to have failed with a £50m bid to sign Willian from Chelsea. The Brazil international has been with the west London giants for the past five seasons and he happened to enjoy his best campaign last term, scoring 13 goals across all competitions.

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Arsenal close to committing midfielder to a long-term contract

Arsenal are reportedly making positive progress towards committing Aaron Ramsey to a new contract. The Wales international has just 12 months left on his existing deal at the Emirates Stadium but the hierarchy are supposedly confident of prolong his stay beyond the expiry of his contract.

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Manchester United agree two-year deal with £80,000-a-week midfielder

Manchester United appear to have finally convinced Marouane Fellaini to stay after agreeing on a fresh two-year contract with the midfielder. The Belgium international was widely touted to leave the Red Devils with his contract expiring in three days’ time but amidst the anguish of the club’s supporters, he looks set to stay until the summer of 2020.

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Paris Saint-Germain plan player-plus-cash deal for Manchester United star

Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly planning to discuss a player-plus-cash for Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba with Marco Verratti likely to be offered as a makeweight. The France international has struggled to maintain his consistency since his second coming with United in the summer of 2016 and this has spread doubts over his future in recent months.

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Arsenal yet to finalise deal for £16m-rated defender

Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc has made a surprise remark regarding Arsenal’s ongoing pursuit of Sokratis Papastathopoulos. Earlier this month, The Telegraph confirmed that the Gunners had finalised a £16m deal for the Greece international but Zorc has now dismissed any sort of agreement between the clubs.

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