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Football Rumours on Thursday 28th February 2019

last updated Thursday 28th February 2019, 10:39 AM



TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • Manchester United's Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku, 25, wants to join Juventus this summer if he is forced out of Old Trafford.
    (Sun)


  • Manchester City are monitoring on Benfica and Serbia striker Luka Jovic. The 21-year-old is currently on loan at Eintracht Frankfurt.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Chelsea are among a number of Premier League clubs looking at Maritimo's 26-year-old Croatian midfielder Josip Vukovic.
    (Talksport)


  • Former Leeds United boss David Hockaday says he tried to sign current Liverpool and Netherlands defender Virgil van Dijk, 27, from Celtic during his short spell at Elland Road, but was turned down by owner Massimo Cellino.
    (Guardian)


  • Manchester United striker James Wilson, 23, says he chose a loan move to Aberdeen this season to put himself "in the shop window".
    (ESPN)


  • Real Madrid have identified Ajax's Argentine left-back Nicolas Tagliafico, 26, as a replacement for 30-year-old Marcelo.


  • (ESPN) Brazil international Marcelo is set to join Juventus.


  • (ESPN) Juventus should consider a swap deal involving Argentina striker Paulo Dybala, 25, and Napoli's Senegal defender Kalidou Koulibaly, 27, says the club's former president.
    (Goal)



MANAGEMENT STUFF

  • Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez says "it is not easy at the moment" for 27-year-old midfielder Jonjo Shelvey as he struggles to win back his place in the squad.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers wants to bring in £40m-rated Bournemouth and England striker Callum Wilson, 27.
    (Sun)




OTHER STUFF

  • Arsenal will recall 26-year-old Argentine goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez from his loan spell at Reading to become the club's number two as they cannot afford to sign a replacement for the retiring Petr Cech.
    (Sun)


  • Arsenal and Southampton tried to sign Miguel Almiron on loan before the Paraguay midfielder moved to Newcastle United on a permanent deal, according to the 25-year-old's agent.
    (Daily Star)


  • Tottenham striker Harry Kane was "lucky" not to be sent off against Chelsea on Wednesday after he "deliberately moved his head towards" Cesar Azpilicueta, says ex-referee Mark Clattenburg.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Spain goalkeeper David de Gea, 28, wants to stay at Manchester United and is ready to sign a new deal worth a potential £375,000 a week.
    (Daily Mail)


  • QPR could move into a 45,000-capacity stadium as part of a £425m redevelopment project.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Chelsea asked their fans on Twitter who the club should sign in the close season, despite currently being banned from making transfers.
    (Reuters)


  • FIFA president Gianni Infantino has ordered Cardiff and Nantes to reach an agreement over the Emiliano Sala saga.
    (Sun)


  • Nantes could be forced to wait more than a year to receive any money from Cardiff City for Emiliano Sala, despite making an appeal to FIFA over the club's failure to make a first payment.
    (Daily Mail)




















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