Latest Transfer News for today Saturday 18th June, 2022 have been summarized below
Somtosports gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Saturday 18th 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 tout this summer and interested clubs have already launched interest for a move.
Latest Chelsea Transfer News For Saturday 18th June.
Romelu Lukaku Reportedly Set For Inter Milan Medicals
Inter and Chelsea have scheduled a new direct contact in the coming hours for Romelu Lukaku. Inter are feeling confident, now waiting for Chelsea’s final price tag.
Todd Boehly is open to discuss with Inter on a potential loan deal for Lukaku. He will hold a possible videoconference call in coming hours to tell Inter Milan the price Chelsea wants to close the Lukaku operation.
Chelsea want to settle this as soon as possible and then focus on their own signings.
Inter has already arranged for medical examinations of Romelu Lukaku at the Humanitas clinic for the next few days.
Objective to close by the weekend so as to have Big Rom in Milan for visits / signatures next week. In the afternoon the call with Chelsea : 3-4M still dancing but optimism
Napoli Trying To Convince Koulibaly With The Player Has His Eyes Set On Chelsea Move
Napoli are planning to increase their offer for Kalidou Koulibaly to around €3.5 million plus bonuses, but he wants to listen to other offers from Barcelona, Chelsea and PSG.
Chelsea are targeting two new senior defenders. Jules Kounde has been the top target for more than a year and should be one of the arrivals, as soon as a fee can be agreed with his Spanish club, Sevilla.
The other is Koulibaly. Reinforcements will likely also be needed in central midfield, in the wing-back positions and in attack.
Koulibaly had addressed how he’d love to play along side Thiago Silva wh9 he described as a leader in Chelsea despite his relatively limited English.
Tuchel Pushing To Replace Lukaku With Robert Lewandowski
Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel would like to replace Romelu Lukaku with Robert Lewandowski, but there are significant obstacles to completing both deals.
Thomas Tuchel has encouraged Chelsea to enter the running for Robert Lewandowski if there is any chance a deal can be done.
Thomas Tuchel has long been an admirer of Robert Lewandowski, who has confirmed his intention to leave Bayern Munich, and believes he would thrive in the Premier League despite turning 34 in August.
Should Robert Lewandowski sign for Barcelona, Chelsea will turn their attention to other targets. It is unclear at this stage which alternative they would pursue.
Arsenal had been quoted a fee of £55m to sign Gabriel Jesus — and Chelsea have asked to be kept informed of any developments as a number of clubs are interested.
Chelsea Turn Their Interest To Lazio Sergej Milinkovic-Savic: Loftus-Cheek Could Be Part Of The Deal.
Chelsea are interested in Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, with the Serie A side keen on Emerson Palmieri and Ruben Loftus-Cheek. Lazio value their midfielder at €60M.
Lazio sporting director Igli Tare is in London today to open talks with Chelsea for Italy fullback Emerson Palmeiri and England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
Latest Manchester United Transfer News For Saturday 18th June.
Manchester United Transfer Priority And Plans
After the loss of several experienced players so far this window, mufc are reportedly looking to sign at least one player over the age of 30.
Decisions on new signings at mufc will be made between football director John Murtough, head of scouting Steve Brown and manager Erik ten Hag, with each able to use a veto.
Sources have told there are now clearer reporting lines between scouts, head of scouting Steve Brown and John Murtough, which has led to the entire process being streamlined.
At this moment, Manchester United are primarily focused on the signings of three players; Frenkie de Jong, Vintinha and Malcolm Ebiowei.
Manchester United Set To Secure Their Next Cristiano Ronaldo
Mufc are confident of reaching an agreement with Alejandro Garnacho as talks continue over a new contract following his impressive breakthrough season.
Alejandro Garnacho is set to receive a new deal which will reflect his growing stature at mufc. Talks are progressing well over a new contract, with United keen to reward their latest academy star.
Mufc sources admit that they are not surprised at all by the significant level of interest being shown in Alejandro Garnacho, given how well he has done in recent months, with Juventus the latest club linked with the teenager.
Alejandro Garnacho is expected to be part of mufc’s pre-season tour squad this summer and will be given a chance to impress Erik ten Hag.
Dean Henderson To Nottingham Forest: United Will Go For Another Goal Keeper
United are open to signing another goalkeeper this summer to offset the expected departure of Dean Henderson.
He remains in talks over a loan move to Nottingham Forest, though there is currently no agreement for that proposed deal to include an option to buy.
Dean Henderson has been frustrated by a lack of playing time at mufc and is eager to play regularly next season in order to revive his hopes of making the England squad for the World Cup in Qatar.
If a deal for Dean Henderson is completed quickly, then mufc will look to give a couple of young goalkeepers a chance to be involved with the side during pre-season.
Update on Mason Greenwood’s Sexual Assault Case
MUFC star Mason Greenwood will have his bail extension application heard at Salford Magistrates court next Wednesday.
The hearing will not be held in open court and Greenwood is not expected to attend.
Rumours circulating on social media recently suggested that rather than being charged the striker might face no further police action but it’s understood no decision has been reached – and he remains suspended by the Old Trafford club.
Latest Arsenal Transfer News For Saturday 18th June.
Done Deal: Arsenal signs Fábio Vieira from FC Porto
It is Official and confirmed by Fabrizio Romano that Arsenal has signed Fábio Vieira from FC Porto on a permanent deal, Portuguese club statement announces.
“Deal complete for amount of €40m, and of these, €5m are dependent on achievement of sports objectives”.
Fábio Vieira signs with Arsenal until June 2027 after medical tests now successfully completed. Done and sealed. He has accepted a five year deal, Porto receive €35m plus add-ons. Release clause won’t be activated.
Arsenal are also set to announce Nketiah new deal, Tielemans talks still ongoing – but no official bid yet. Busy days on many negotiations for Edu.
Arsenal are still working on Youri Tielemans deal who doesn’t want to extend with, Leicester waiting for an official proposal, while Fábio Vieira deal will be signed in the coming hours.
Latest Bayern Munich Transfer News For Saturday 18th June.
Mane To Bayern: Liverpool Accepts Bayern Offer For Mane
Sadio Mané is set to join Bayern on a permanent deal from Liverpool, here we go! Agreement set to be reached after direct meeting between the two clubs today.
Liverpool decided to accept Bayern final proposal for Sadio Mané as he asked to leave in a respectful way, decision was communicated right after UCL final.
Full agreement reached on today’s final meeting in England. Contracts being prepared.
Bayern will pay €32m guaranteed fee for Sadio Mané. Contract already set to be signed, valid until June 2025. Liverpool wanted to sign Nunez in order to approve Sadio’s departure.
Liverpool will also receive add-ons, for a maximum of potential €40m total fee package.
Latest Paris Saint-Germain Transfer News For Saturday 18th June.
PSG completes The Signing Of Vintinha From FC Porto.
Paris Saint-Germain are set to sign Vitinha from Porto, here we go! The official proposal worth €40m has been accepted after personal terms agreed today.
PSG and Porto are now preparing paperworks. He’s gonna be the first signing of Luís Campos, his real priority.
Vitinha deal. Paris Saint-Germain are closing on final details with FC Porto after agreement on personal terms with Vitinha and his agents.
Manchester United have never been interested in Vitinha. No bid, no talks and not mentioned internally by Erik ten Hag.
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