Latest Transfer News For Today, Tuesday 31st May 2022.

Latest Transfer News for today Tuesday 31st May, 2022 have been summarized below

Somtosports gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Tuesday 31st May 2022.

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

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

Latest Manchester United Transfer News For Today Tuesday 31st May.

Good News As Ajax In Bad Position Amidst United Timber Move

Jurriën Timber has the choice of clubs to choose from, but Ajax has not given up. Erik Ten Hag is very charmed by the defender and would like to take him to United

Ajax will again meet with Timber’s management this week to discuss a new short term deal. They are very concerned about breaking his contract because his transfer fee would be significantly lower. His reps recently paid a visit to the mufc office.

United‘s interest in Jurrien Timber is concrete and serious, deal is at early stages. Ajax have also offered Jurrien Timber a new short term deal, in case he doesn’t leave this summer.

Jurrien Timber has been mentioned in the meetings between Ten Hag and United board and is now seriously considered internally but deal is still at early stages with Ajax.

Ajax want €45-50m for Timber but are also ready to offer him a new short term deal in case he will stay at the club and leave next summer for a higher fee.

United – Barcelona – Frankie De Jong, N’Golo Kante Latest

The situation is still the same regarding Frenkie de Jong. He is on mufc‘s list and mentioned internally. The problem is on the player’s side, he is respectful of United but is desperate for Champions League football.

This week will be important to meet and discuss internally at Barcelona about what they want to do and the next steps. Barcelona needs to sell players.

Regarding N’Golo Kante, Chelsea want to extend his deal but Erik ten Hag is a big fan of the midfielder and is seen as the kind of player that could change the whole team and the mentality of the dressing room.

Latest Chelsea Transfer News For Today Tuesday 31st May.

Chelsea Seriously Interested In ‘Unhappy’ Achraf Hakimi.

After losing the 23 years old out to PSG in the last summer, Sources suggest Chelsea are monitoring Achraf Hakimi again.

The player who seemed not to have had the very best of the season wants out of PSG. He is reportedly lost and doesn’t fit in to the trend of Paris Saint Germain again.

French journalist Daniel Riolo stated: “Hakimi is going crazy, the South Americans don’t talk to him anymore. He already wants to leave Paris (PSG), he is fed up. In this team, his qualities have never exploded, so maybe you have to give him up.”

Reigniting their interest in Achraf Hakimi does pose the question of whether Chelsea are readying themselves just in case Reece James leaves in the future, despite wanting to open talks about a new deal.

Apart from Hakimi, Dest is also a target as Real Madrid, Manchester City and host of other clubs are interested in Recce James.

Romelu Lukaku Desperate For Answers Amidst Inter Milan Return

Romelu Lukaku has been evaluating his situation for weeks because his intention is to clarify as soon as possible what to do with Chelsea next season. Romelu would like maximum clarity after such a complicated year.

The player is reportedly working so hard to see the possibilities of returning to Inter Milan, at least on loan after a year of leaving the club for Chelsea.

After sacking his agency, Romelu Lukaku’s intermediary, lawyer Sebastien Ledure, will meet with Inter’s directors tomorrow to discuss a summer move from Chelsea.

Inter are considering offering Stefan de Vrij to Chelsea in a deal to bring Romelu Lukaku back to Italy but CFC want Inter to fully pay for any loan move for Romelu Lukaku as well as agree to a €70million purchase obligation.

Inter hope that by offering Stefan de Vrij, the Blues would demand less money. Romelu Lukaku wants guarantees that he would never have to go back to Chelsea if he were to join Inter on loan and take a massive pay cut this summer.

The player believes his relationship with Thomas Tuchel is not fixable as the Chelsea manager does not look favourably upon him. He is in dare need of answers.

OFFICIAL: Chelsea Announce The Complete Sale Of The Club To Boehly-led consortium.

Chelsea confirm that Clearlake-Boehly are now in control of the club: “Roman Abramovich has completed the sale of Chelsea Football Club and related companies to an investment group led by Todd Boehly and the Clearlake Capital”

What has been like it was never going to be completed is finally done – The total sale of UK sanctioned Abramovich’s Chelsea to Todd Boehly’s consortium. Chelsea are no longer subjects to their sanctions.

In a statement, Boehly said: “We are honoured to become the new custodians of Chelsea Football Club. We’re all in – 100% — every minute of every match. Our vision as owners is clear: we want to make the fans proud.”

“Along with our commitment to developing the youth squad and acquiring the best talent, our plan of action is to invest in the Club for the long-term and build on Chelsea’s remarkable history of success.”

“I personally want to thank ministers and officials in the British government, and the Premier League, for all their work in making this happen.”

Under the terms of the agreement, Todd Boehly and Clearlake Capital will share joint control and equal governance of Chelsea. Boehly will serve as Chairman of the holding company.

Host of other associates are Todd Boehly Clearlake Capital, Mark Walter, Hansjorg Wyss, Jonathan Goldstein, Daniel Finkelstein and Barbara Charone.

Kepa Arizabalaga, Pulisic, Alonso, Azpilicueta and Dest Latest Updates

Newcastle are among those looking at signing Kepa Arrizabalaga. A possible contender for a back-up goalkeeper role at Chelsea is the homegrown Nathan Baxter or Real Madrid target Slonina.

The player who is ready to move on this season after a not to good past few seasons is a discussion in the other side of England.

Christian Pulisic has also been a topic of discussion in the transfer headlines, but with the complete takeover of the club, it will seem that he will follow in.

Christian Pulisic’s departure is unlikely, with the owners looking to promote Chelsea heavily in the United States this summer.

FC Barcelona have an agreement with Marcos Alonso. There is nothing closed yet between clubs but Barça already knows that Chelsea is not going to be an impediment.

Not only Marcos Alonso but Cesar Azpilicueta is said to have agreement with Barcelona. Being that Chelsea is interested in Dest, the club could enter into mutual agreement that will benefit the both.

Latest Real Madrid Transfer News For Today Tuesday 31st May.

Real Madrid Set To Launch A Bid For Young American Goalkeeper

Real Madrid are preparing opening bid for talented goalkepeer Gabriel Slonina, born in 2004. Chicago Fire are waiting for the first proposal to arrive soon for United States Men National Team goalkeeper.

Real Madrid official proposal for Gaga Slonina will be on the table soon, per club sources. He’s considered a top talent for the future as also Chelsea and Bayern wanted him.

Chelsea were one step away from signing Slonina before the sanctions.

Real Madrid- Aurelién Tchouaméni Deal Edge Closer To Completion.

Contacts between Real Madrid and AS Monaco for Aurelién Tchouaméni will continue in the next hours. Real Madrid feel confident and strong in negotiations as Tchouaméni’s priority is clear.

AS Monaco are not accepting less than €80m. PSG, still there waiting but Real Madrid feel very confident that Tchouaméni’s transfer could be closed in a matter of days. Real Madrid are moving closer to Monaco’s asking price of €80m.

It is no doubt that Madrid have a FULL agreement with Tchouaméni on a contract until 2027 and have been in CONSTANT contact with Monaco for Tchouaméni. All parties hope to CLOSE the signing in the next days.

Latest Arsenal Transfer News For Today Tuesday 31st May.

Ainsley Maitland-Niles Returns To Arsenal After Roma Loan Spell

Ainsley Maitland-Niles will returns to Arsenal After his loan spell at Roma. There’s no plan to negotiate between clubs for a permanent move, Maitland-Niles will be back to decide his future soon.

The player who influenced this move to Roma initially after asking Arsenal to let him go will return to London after a very happy and successful season long loan at the Italian club.

The 24 years old player wouldn’t wish for anything but to remain at Roma, but his parent club needs him back after a very impressive season and helping Roma secure UEFA Europa Conference League.

Roma coach, Jose has commented about Ainsley Maitland-Niles leaving the club, the UECL inaugural winner said “We’re gonna miss you”.

Latest Bayern Munich Transfer News For Today Tuesday 31st May.

FC Bayern Set To Table Opening Bid To Leipzig For Konrad Laimer

FC Bayern are preparing an opening bid around €18/20m to begin talks with RB Leipzig for Konrad Laimer – it won’t be easy but Bayern want him.

Julian Nagelsmann is pushing to sign Laimer – as Premier League top clubs are interested too. He’s out of contract in 2023.

Bayern has always been leading the race to sign Konrad Laimer. Talks ongoing with an opening proposal around €18/20m ready on the table – he’s still a top target.

Leipzig will try to keep Laimer but Nagelsmann really wants him, as revealed three weeks ago.

Bayern – Lewandowski ‘Wahala’ As Corentin Tolisso Set To Leave As Free Agent

It has seemed like a fight lately between Bayern Munich and their price, Robert Lewandowski who has reportedly reached an agreement with Barcelona but Bayern unwilling to let him go.

The player recently said: “I hope Bayern won’t stop me just because I’ve a contract until June 2023… maybe I can give you informations after international matches”.

Meanwhile, Bayern director Oliver Kahn countered and told Sport1: “I can’t tell you why Robert chose this way to communicate his situation. Public statements like that don’t get you anywhere. Robert should know what he has at Bayern. Appreciation is not a one-way street”

On the other news, Official. Corentin Tolisso leaves FC Bayern on a free transfer, there’s no agreement to extend the contract and both parties decided to part ways immediately. Tolisso will be available as free agent this summer.

Compiled above is the Latest transfer news for today, Tuesday, 31st May 2022. Come back tomorrow for more transfer news.

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