Latest Transfer News For Today, Saturday, 11th June 2022.

Latest Transfer News for today Saturday 11th June, 2022 have been summarized below

Somtosports gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Saturday 11th June 2022.

The summer transfer window is here, with it been viewed as one which would power the heaviest of moves.

Several top members of some squads are having their contracts run out this summer and interested clubs have already launched interest for a move.

Latest Chelsea Transfer News For Today Saturday 11th June.

Chelsea Most Likely To Swoop Manchester City Stars

Chelsea are believed to be the English club with the greatest interest in signing Raheem Sterling.

An offer from Chelsea would also be attractive to him and offer the chance to return to London, where he grew up.

Thomas Tuchel would like to work with Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus. Gabriel Jesus has been offered to Chelsea.

Gabriel Jesus will join another Premier League club this summer when he leaves Manchester City. He won’t move to Real Madrid. Chelsea and Arsenal both linked.

Chelsea Still In Love With Rice Amidst Quest To Strengthen DM Position

Declan Rice remains a Chelsea target and Tuchel is a huge admirer the midfielder, who wasn’t involved in the promotion of the Irons’ latest kit release.

It’s believed negotiations could begin if a bid in excess of £75million was submitted.

Chelsea’s alternative to Rice is PSV’s Ibrahim Sangare, while RB Leipzig’s Konrad Laimer was watched by Chelsea during the 2021/22 campaign.

But he is expected to complete a cut-price move to Bayern Munich due to his contract expiring next summer.

Sevilla Chief Opens Up On Kounde Amidst Chelsea Imminent Move

Jose Maria Cruz has stated that “In the case of [Jules] Kounde, it is not a matter of money. It’s a matter of him wanting to play in a more competitive team than Sevilla.”

“I am sure he is a player that is attractive for teams like Chelsea, FC Barcelona, Bayern Munich and these types of teams. He wants to play in a more competitive team.”

Sevilla chief Jose Maria Cruz on rejecting Chelsea’s offer for Jules Kounde last summer said that “The case with Jules Kounde is similar to the case of Diego Carlos. Not in the timing because we received offers in the last seasons, always in the summer market.”

“We have rejected because we thought that this player can improve his performances. It was better to wait because the market at the time was depressing. We thought that waiting a while would [help us] obtain more money.”

Ben Jacobs has said Matisse Armani Twitch that “There’s no problem between Jules Kounde and Chelsea. He was essentially in London to finalise things two weeks ago.

There’s still structural elements behind the deal to be done. Chelsea are confident in making the signing for £50m-£55m.”

Todd Boehly Makes Big Koulibaly, Other Decision As Chelsea Says Goodbye To Christensen etc.

Chelsea announced the departure of Barcelona-bound Andreas Christensen, while Danny Drinkwater also heads for the Stamford Bridge exit

Chelsea have confirmed the exit of Christensen who is on his way to join Barcelona. Already signed the contract with Barcelona, Christensen will be announced as new Barça player in the coming days/weeks.

Drinkwater and Musonda were also let go by Chelsea, JC Salter also, who had an option for an extra year but negotiated his exit. The target is a top end Championship club.

Todd Boehly has now instructed Chelsea to offer Kalidou Koulibaly a contract worth around £8.5million a season (£163,000 per week).

Todd Boehly group are ready to fulfil the requests of manager Thomas Tuchel, who has targeted both De Ligt and the French Koundé of Sevilla.

Lukaku Set For Inter Return As Chelsea Hierarchy To Sanction The Move.

Lukaku has been told by the club’s new owners that Chelsea are prepared to allow him to return to Inter Milan this summer, following talks with head coach Thomas Tuchel, but the deal must be right for the club.

Todd Boehly’s links with Jay Z and Roc Nation could help Lukaku move to Inter Milan, Lukaku is understood to have been living with an employee of Roc and the company could play a crucial part this summer.

There has been no meeting between Inter and Chelsea today for Romelu Lukaku. Still no direct contact between clubs, just as things were. The Blues would want Inter to include Dumfries (valued at €40m by Inter) in the deal, either on loan or on permanent deal.

Di Marzio claims there’s no meeting for Lukaku because there’s no one to contact from Chelsea and instead, Lukaku has been talking to the new owner about his future.

Inter Milan’s sporting director Piero Ausilio has flown into London to continue talks with Chelsea over the signing of lead striker Romelu Lukaku on loan.

Chelsea On The Verge Of Saying Goodbye To Their Captain, Azpilicueta.

Thomas Tuchel is “sweating” over the future of his captain Cesar Azpilicueta, sources claim Azpilicueta was preparing to say farewell to Chelsea but the change of owners and the losses of Christensen and Rudiger has complicated things.

Chelsea will hold more talks with Cesar Azpilicueta after his international duty.

Barcelona want him, but do not want to pay a fee. Tuchel has made it clear that he wants Azpilicueta to stay. He had been preparing to say farewell to Chelsea.

Cesar Azpilicueta will not hand in a transfer request or make any demand to leave out of respect for Chelsea, but the club could allow him to leave if he expresses a preference to return to Spain amid interest from Barcelona.

Latest Manchester United Transfer News For Today Saturday 11th June.

OFFICIAL: Manchester United Tables Opening Bid For Frenkie de Jong

Manchester United have made an opening proposal for Frenkie de Jong after talks started since June 1st. €60m plus €10m add-ons. Fabrizio Romano can confirm.

Barcelona have turned down this opening bid – but clubs remain in contact. De Jong has never indicated his desire to anyone. He’s still waiting.

Meanwhile, Barcelona have turned down this opening bid as their asking price for de Jong is around €85m.

Frenkie de Jong hasn’t indicated his desire to anyone, and he’s still waiting to see what happens on club side with Barça. Erik ten Hag is pushing behind the scenes to sign de Jong as key player for his project and Man Utd rebuilding.

United main focus so far has been De Jong, with sources saying the player has given private indication a move to Old Trafford appeals. Pausing the move however has been the fee, set at around €80 million by Barcelona.

Manchester United Pulls Out From The Race For Darwin Núñez.

Manchester United are out of the race for Darwin Núñez. He will sign a contract of 5 years with Liverpool for a salary of €6m net per year.

United held initial discussions on Darwin Nunez several weeks ago – but they have other priorities at that type of fee. Suggestions that Erik ten Hag boarded a flight to talk to Jorge Mendes, one of the agents involved in Nunez’s transfer, were spurious.

The reds have looked at Kalvin Phillips, but the strong sense now is that he is not a genuine option for them. N’Golo Kanté may be available, but there are concerns over his injury record. Any approach for Jude Bellingham would be next summer.

Potential United Captain, De Gea Opens Up On Situations Around Manchester United.

David De Gea on Erik ten Hag: “We are all very excited for the new manager. We need to be more positive about next season and bring good energy from the beginning. Hopefully the coach will bring a good style of football and good energy to the team.”

David de Gea on helping the young players: “[I] think it is not just about talking and giving advice to the boys. It’s the way you work, the way you treat people in the club, the way you train, the way you play. I think this is even more important than words.”

“As an experienced player in the squad, [I try] to give advice to the younger players. I give 100 per cent every day in training [and] in games, to try to be an example for everyone.”

“I think we have one of the the best fans in the world so thank you very much for the support. Hopefully next season will be much better so be positive and all together. We are going to improve.”

“Being part of one of the best clubs in the world, it’s a dream. I feel really proud especially after many years at the club. Feeling very well and happy here – it’s a honour to be part of this club.”

“I feel very proud that I have played a lot of games because its never easy to play for a big club especially one of the best in the world. I’ve been here for so long it’s like my house already here. The fans have always been brilliant even in the bad moment. It’s like a family here.”

Fenerbahce Highly Interested In The Bound-To-Return-To-United Pereira

Fenerbahce have registered an interest in Andreas Pereira but he has also been told he will be given an opportunity to impress Erik ten Hag during the summer tour of Thailand and Australia.

Pereira’s future remains up in the air and he hasn’t ruled out a move if it represents a better chance of playing regularly. Fenerbahce are keen to land him, he is intrigued by the possibility of linking up with manager Jorge Jesus

United will consider offers of around €8m for Andreas Pereira – Benfica are also looking at him at a time when United are targeting their striker Darwin Nunez.

Manchester United More Weekend Transfer Wrap Ups

Erik ten Hag has prioritised the signing of a central midfielder as the first step in his rebuilding programme, with the club focusing on that position rather than engaging in a battle with Liverpool for Darwin Nunez.

Liverpool‘s interest in Darwin Nunez is also subject to Benfica lowering their asking price, but while mufc are ready to monitor Nunez’s situation, their immediate priority is to strengthen in midfield.

Efforts are still ongoing to persuade Frenkie de Jong to move to mufc, with United aware that Barcelona will allow him to leave for a fee in the region of £70m.

United are prepared to add to their attacking options if the right player becomes available, but sources have said that Erik ten Hag believes that the existing attacking options can significantly improve their collective strike-rate. ESPN cab confirm

Latest Arsenal Transfer News For Today Saturday 11th June.

Arsenal Highly Interested In The Signing Of Leeds Raphinha

Arsenal have genuine interest in Raphinha since March, he’s always been appreciated – but there’s still no bid or negotiation with Leeds.

Fabrizio Romano confirms that the London club will be so happy to land the Brazilian Raphinha, with Gabriel Jesus & Tielemans also their priorities

Leeds won’t accept less than €55m for Raphinha, as of now – message sent to Barça days ago.

Arsenal are among the clubs who are Telegraph Sport understands there has been no formal offer, but Raphinha is understood to feature on their list of potential targets.

Latest Manchester City Transfer News For Today Saturday 11th June.

Gabriel Jesus Set For Man City Exit For A Premier League Club.

Fabrizio Romano confirms that “Gabriel Jesus’ gonna join a Premier League club this summer – and not Real Madrid, as explained two days ago. More to follow soon.”

Gabriel will leave Man City for sure, no changes expected.

Gabriel Jesus deal. He still wants to leave Man City and the expectation is for Gabriel to join a Premier League club this summer, official bids will arrive soon.

Real Madrid had some contacts few weeks ago to explore situation but still nothing advanced, as of now.

Compiled above are the Latest transfer news for today, Saturday 11th June 2022. Come back tomorrow for more transfer news.