Barça: Laporta dezingue Moriba
Joan Laporta, the president of Barça, cannot digest the desire of promising midfielder Ilaix Moriba (18) not to extend his contract, which will end in 2022.
« The Ilaix case can not be repeated, thundered Laporta on Monday according to comments reported by Sport. A player trained at the club, who takes advantage that he has only one year of contract left to force this situation, it cannot not happen. This is a situation that we do not accept. And with what is happening, we send out a message. The player, if he does not want to prolong, now knows that he has other solutions . We are not going to promote a player so that he can go for free to another club. Anyone who wants to leave is free to do so, respecting the conditions. Ilaix is a great player and he does not really know what’s going on. Because Barca have given him opportunities and we can’t stand up against us. I hope he and his immediate entourage reflect. We don’t understand what he’s doing and I ‘hope that will not happen again in the future with the players trained at the club. «
Juventus: Chiellini extends until 2023
Captain of Italy and European champion this summer, Giorgio Chiellini is no longer free. As expected, the 36-year-old center-back remains at Juventus. He extended his contract until 2023. The Italian joined the Turin club in 2005 from Fiorentina.
Tottenham: a fine for Kane, who dried up the recovery
According to Sky Sports, Tottenham will fine Harry Kane. The 28-year-old English striker, Euro finalist, dried up the resumption of training on Monday. The Premier League club are « disappointed » by the behavior of their star, who let it be known in May that he wanted to be transferred. Manchester City offered £ 100million (€ 117million) in June, but Tottenham estimate Harry Kane at € 140million and are not releasing him. The situation is tense, therefore, between the Spurs and their striker.
England: Downing announces his retirement
Stewart Downing, the 37-year-old England winger, announces the end of his playing career. « After taking the time to rest and reflect with my family during the summer, I decided that the time had come to retire, » said on Twitter, the former Liverpool player, without a club since the end June and his departure from Blackburn (second division). The one who also wore the colors of Middlesbrough and Aston Villa is leaving the field after a career of twenty years and more than 700 games played. International 35 times, he played in the 2006 World Cup and Euro 2012 with the Three Lions.
Marvin Martin signs in Hyères
A new challenge for Marvin Martin. At 33, the French international (15 selections) has signed up with Hyères, Mourad Boudjellal’s club. After Ligue 1 (Sochaux, Lille, Dijon) and Ligue 2 (Reims, Chambly), the midfielder will discover the N2.
Javier Serrano Martínez’s agent denies any contact with PSG
While the Spanish press has announced in recent hours an interest of PSG for Javi Serrano Martinez, the 18-year-old midfielder of Atlético de Madrid), his demented agent. « I want to deny the information on possible contacts with PSG for Javi Serrano, indicates Mathieu Gomes, contacted by RMC Sport. We are not looking elsewhere, we have extended until 2026. And his dream is to win with Atletico de Madrid. «
A « total agreement » announced between Messi and Barça
According to Sport, Lionel Messi would have reached an agreement with FC Barcelona for the signing of a new five-year contract. Until 2026. After four months of negotiations, the six-fold Golden Ball would have validated the deal proposed by President Joan Laporta. A lease that would allow him to end his sports career at Camp Nou, at the age of 39. But the Catalan club must still reduce its payroll before being able to formalize the news. In the meantime, Messi, who has been without a contract since June 30, is enjoying his family vacation in Ibiza. He is not expected to resume training until he initials his new contract, which would include a 50% reduction in his salary.
Leverkusen negotiates with Paris for Kehrer
As announced by several media, Bayer Leverkusen has opened negotiations with PSG to try to recruit Thilo Kehrer. Aware that his playing time should be seriously reduced this season, with the arrival of Sergio Ramos, that of Achraf Hakimi and the rise of El Chadaille Bitshiabu (16), the German defender (under contract until 2023) is not closed to the idea of leaving Paris. But several obstacles exist in this file. Starting with the demands of the capital club, which recruited Kehrer at Schalke 04 for 37 million euros three years ago. Leverkusen won’t be able to splurge, knowing that there is also the question of the 24-year-old’s salary to consider.
PSG: Nagera will be loaned to Bastia
Kenny Nagera, the young PSG striker, will play at Sporting Club de Bastia this season, in Ligue 2. The 19-year-old, under contract until 2025, must fly to Corsica tomorrow.
Kane did not show up to Tottenham training
Announced in the sights of Manchester City, which would have made an offer of 100 million pounds (117 million euros) for him a few weeks ago, Harry Kane may be forcing his departure from Tottenham …
According to Sky Sports, the English international striker (28) did not show up for Spurs training on Monday, when he was expected.
PSG interested in a hope for Atlético?
Launched during the summer preparation of Atlético, Javi Serrano seems to have a bright future with the Colchoneros. Unless another great in Europe tries to steal the young 18-year-old Spanish midfielder from his training club. According to information from the newspaper AS, PSG would thus closely follow the hope of Madrid.
But the file seems more complicated because Diego Simeone seems to be counting on him for the future. After having already approached Javi Serrano in the summer of 2020, PSG will this time have to negotiate with Atlético if they want to recruit the midfielder. And for good reason, the Rojiblancos recently extended their talented player until 2026 who does not seem in a hurry to leave Madrid.
Barça: Umtiti would be ready to leave on one condition
Pushed towards the exit by FC Barcelona, Samuel Umtiti (27) would now be ready to leave but not under any conditions. According to Sport, The French defender, under contract until 2023, would like to join a club which is playing in the Champions League or which, at the very least, is fighting for the title. The former Lyonnais would have rejected an offer that will have arranged Barça.
Sassuolo awaits new offer from Juventus for Locatelli
According to Sky Sport Italia, negotiations between Sassuolo and Juventus continue for the transfer of Manuel Locatelli (23). But the two sides are still distant: Sassuolo expects five million euros for the loan of his midfielder with an option to buy at 30 million euros as Juve would offer five million euros for a loan of two years and a purchase option of 20 million euros. Sassuolo expects a new offer in the next few hours.
Hello and welcome to follow all the mercato information live. News is swarming around FC Barcelona which is still awaiting the extension of Lionel Messi. Antoine Griezmann, he has impressed since his return and could stay at the club. However, the situation is tense for the young Ilaix Moriba.
In France, Jean-Pierre Caillot, the president of Reims, made a very clear update on El Bilal Touré, who wants to leave the club.