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Football Rumours on Tuesday 16th November 2021

last updated Tuesday 16th November 2021, 9:14 AM





TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • France striker Alexandre Lacazette, 30, and former England Under-21 forward Eddie Nketiah, 22, are set to leave Arsenal when their contracts expire in the summer.
    (Football London)


  • Juventus are keen to offload 21-year-old Sweden winger Dejan Kulusevski and while a swap deal with Arsenal for Ivory Coast winger Nicolas Pepe, 26, has been suggested, the Italian club prefer cash.
    (Calciomercato)


  • Netherlands defender Stefan de Vrij, 29, has told friends he is interested in leaving Inter Milan to join Tottenham in January.
    (Football Insider)


  • Barcelona are "working silently" on a deal to lure Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah to the Nou Camp, with new boss Xavi wanting the 29-year-old "at all costs".
    (El Nacional)


  • Barca are also monitoring Cesar Azpilicueta's situation at Chelsea. The Spain full-back, 32, is in the final eight months of his contract and the Spanish side are targeting free agents as a result of their financial difficulties.
    (ESPN)


  • Barca's bid to sign England winger Raheem Sterling from Manchester City on loan in January "doesn't look easy" because of their financial situation and the 26-year-old's wages.
    (Sport)


  • Reading have signed Andy Carroll on a short-term contract until the middle of January 2022.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Newcastle United are keen on Monaco and France midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni, 21, who is also wanted by Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City as well as Real Madrid, Paris St-Germain and Bayern Munich.
    (Sun)


  • Aston Villa want to sign Rangers defender Nathan Patterson following Steven Gerrard's arrival as manager from the Scottish champions - but face competition for the Scotland right-back, 20, from Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid and Paris St-Germain.
    (90min)


  • Leeds United, Wolves and Burnley are considering a move for Reading's 26-year-old former England Under-21 midfielder John Swift, who has also been a long-time target of Sheffield United.
    (Sheffield Star)


  • AC Milan have joined Chelsea and Atletico Madrid in pursuit of France Under-21 forward Mohamed-Ali Cho, 17, from Angers.
    (L'Equipe)


  • Crystal Palace and Borussia Monchengladbach are interested in Arsenal and former England Under-21 forward Eddie Nketiah, 22, who has told Arsenal he wants to leave the club.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Newcastle United have set their sights on Hellas Verona duo Giovanni Simeone and Antonin Barak ahead of the January transfer window, according to reports.
    (Daily Express)


  • Newcastle United hope the lure of first-team football will improve their chances of signing England midfielder Jesse Lingard, 28, from Manchester United in January - with West Ham also interested.
    (Northern Echo)


  • Sevilla's France centre-back Jules Kounde, 23, says Chelsea's failed bid to sign him in the summer has had an impact on his performances this season.
    (Goal)


  • Senegal midfielder Nampalys Mendy, 29, wants to leave Leicester City but says he "has to be patient" to get his wish.
    (APS)


  • Birmingham City have offered a professional contract to England Under-18 midfielder George Hall, 17, as they look to fend off interest from Leeds United.
    (Football Insider)


  • Inter Miami coach Phil Neville has cut 10 players from his squad after missing out on the MLS play-offs and his son Harvey, 19, is set to be promoted to the first-team squad for next season.
    (Sun)


  • Real Madrid want to extend 36-year-old Croatia midfielder Luka Modric's contract by a year so it runs until 2023.
    (Marca)


  • Juventus are expected to announce an extension to Argentina forward Paulo Dybala's contract by the end of the month, having already agreed a deal with the 28-year-old.
    (Tuttosport)



MANAGEMENT STUFF

  • Two of Newcastle's first-team coaches - Stephen Clemence and Steve Agnew - have left the club as the Eddie Howe revolution starts to gain momentum.
    (Sun)


  • Nuno Espirito Santo is keen to make a quick return to management in the Premier League after being sacked by Tottenham but his agent is also teeing up a move to France with Lyon and Lille possible destinations.
    (Sun)


  • Phil Neville has started ripping up his Inter Miami squad to help David Beckham realise his dream of challenging for MLS honours.
    (Sun)



INTERNATIONAL STUFF

  • Harry Kane scored four goals as England booked their ticket to the 2022 World Cup with a 10-0 demolition of San Marino, their biggest win since 1964.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Wales captain Gareth Bale will not start Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against Belgium - and could miss out altogether.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Scotland put the cherry on top of an outstanding World Cup qualification campaign with a 2-0 win over Denmark to secure a home tie in the play-offs.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Northern Ireland produced a performance of superb defensive discipline to hold European champions Italy to a 0-0 draw and send them into the World Cup play-offs.
    (Sky Sports)



OTHER STUFF

  • Championship action will be paused for almost a month during the 2022 World Cup but fixtures will continue in League One and League Two.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Harvey Elliott has returned to light training after he dislocated his ankle against Leeds in September.
    (Sky Sports)




















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