Transfer Market The biggest completed deals and rumours
L’Equipe report that Mauricio Pochettino is the highest-earning coach in PSG’s history, with a salary of eight million euros per season. The Argentine has penned a contract until June 2022 with an option for a further season.
Juventus want to strengthen in attack and, with target Arkadiusz Milik on the verge of joining Marseille, they are considering a move for Genoa striker Gianluca Scamacca, who is on loan from Sassuolo. However, Tuttosport claim that Chelsea’s Olivier Giroud is also on their shortlist.
Everton’s director of football, Marcel Brands, has confirmed that the club signed James Rodriguez from Real Madrid for free. Read more here.
Tottenham Hotspur are not planning to keep Gareth Bale beyond the end of this season, with his hefty salary demands not matching his performances on the pitch, the Times report. As such, they say that he will return to Real Madrid next summer.
Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik has given the go-ahead to join Marseille, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport. A deal is close between the two clubs, too, as Marseille have offered 10 million euros plus five million euros in add-ons. Napoli’s asking price was 15m euros.
Alvaro Odriozola could be set for another January departure from Real Madrid, with Fiorentina interested in the right-back. Read more here.
Soualiho Meite is one step away from becoming an AC Milan player after passing his medical. The midfielder will join on loan from Torino until the end of the season, and Milan will have an option to buy him for nine million euros.
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Arsenal are interested in taking Barcelona goalkeeper Neto on loan for the rest of the season, say the Sun. The Gunners plan to loan out Bernd Leno’s current backup, Runar Alex Runarsson.
Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho is keen on making a move for Beijing Guoan centre-back Kim Min-jae, according to the Daily Mail. The South Korea international is nicknamed ‘Monster’, and he has also attracted interest from Chelsea.