Latest Transfer News for today Wednesday 11th May, 2022 have been summarized below
Somtosports.com gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Wednesday 11th May 2022.
The summer transfer window is just weeks away from opening, 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 Chelsea Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 11th May 2022
Chelsea New Owners To Prioritise Investing In Defensive Department.
The Boehly-led consortium understand the situation surrounding the Defensive department of the Chelsea Football Club right now and are ready to solve the problem as soon as possible.
Rudiger and Christensen who are set to join Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively will leave a very big hole at the heart of Chelsea’s defence. Azpilicueta and Alonso are equally on the verge of exit.
Following this situation, Chelsea’s new owners will make substantial funds available for the summer transfer, with defensive reinforcements being the priority.
Mourinho Makes Shocking Sympathetic Chelsea Remark.
It hasn’t been a very soft past few months for Chelsea Football Club, following the UK sanctioning of Roman Abramovich, to freezing of the club’s account, to the team unable to renew player’s contracts and so on.
The situation puts the club, their hierarchy, manager, players and fans in a state of uncertainty. It’s very hard in this kind of situation but the club has shown determination and resilience.
The two times manager of Chelsea, Mourinho has sympathised with the club, leaving some heart warming message for the team in general.
The Portuguese manager told Sky Sports “Of course it’s a difficult moment, and you can even feel it at football level because they they lost that level of excellence and stability. But it’s the moment.”
“That doesn’t matter who with, Chelsea will be always Chelsea, my house will always be 200 meters away from from the stadium. So I want to keep listening to the the sound of happiness and success and I’m pretty sure that is going to be like that.”
Thomas Tuchel Believes Lukaku Has found His Spark
Striking twice against Wolves in Chelsea’s last game saw some light shades on Romelu Lukaku who has been on Premier League goal draught for almost 130 days.
Although the game ended in a shocking draw, Lukaku’s name couldn’t escape the headlines, a brace is so much enough to make that happen.
In his press conference following Chelsea vs Leeds game, Tuchel hopes Lukaku has found his spark. He hipped praises on him, saying he is very committed, a very good team player and has no “ Ego “ and they love this about him.
Thomas Tuchel Can’t Wait For Chelsea – Nkunku talks
New season comes with new signings, and Chelsea wouldn’t be an exception. Chikamso Okoye per Somtosport.com understands that Boehly’s new era has given the team a go ahead to start looking into market for who they need to bring in
Thomas Tuchel is highly interested in signing Christopher Nkunku. A very big name in the market this season, who, not only Chelsea, but a host of other clubs are fighting for his signature.
The Frenchman has got 34 goals and 20 assists for RB Leipzig this season, so the team is making everything possible to keep him at least till 2023. The player will decide his fate in the coming days.
Latest Manchester United Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 11th May 2022
United Head Of Corporate Finance Set To Leave After 10 Years.
Richard Arnold informed staff of Hemen Tseayo’s departure in an email on Tuesday. Tseayo helped list United on the New York Stock Exchange and has executed several refinancing transactions for the club.
Tseayo will remain available to United on advisory basis as they search for a replacement as chief strategy officer.
It is understood that He want to develop his career in a role with wider scope and greater executive responsibility, his departure is described as amicable.
Erik ten Hag Sends Strong Warning To United Players Over Fitness Level
Erik ten Hag who was officially announced as United Coach from next season has been sending warnings across to United Players who he will inherit, on how things will go on his imminent arrival.
The Holland manager was hired to return United to Glory ways, and he seems not playing around. Still focused on lifting the Eredivisie with Ajax though, but can’t wait to get started at Manchester.
ten Hag believes the United squad he’s inheriting will require an extra two weeks of fitness work to prepare for the style of play he’s set to implement at Old Trafford.
He has equally made it clear that he could be bringing some boys with him along, and anyone that doesn’t live up to his expectation will be put aside, whosoever.
Gary Neville Opens Up On Heartbreaking United Situation.
It hasn’t been a very fair season for the Red devils, In fact, one of the worst seasons Manchester United has ever experienced in their life.
Definitely out of Champions league football race for next season and fighting for a spot in the Europa League, if not, the Conference League.
Following their latest thrashing by Brighton, the English pundit, Gary Neville has taken the bull by the horn to speak about the critical situation United has messed themselves into.
Neville told Sky Sports: “I have never known a United fanbase turn on a team like this one. It’s now really clear the players have thrown the towel in. They really have. It’s been a disgrace for a couple of months. It’s embarrassing.”
He continued “The players are only damaging themselves to a point where the fans won’t forget. They were singing ‘you’re not fit to wear the shirt’ – I have never, ever, heard United fans resort to that chant.”
Big Time Restructuring Set To Occur At United
United are planning more significant changes – they are expected to hire another football director, with several staff changes also planned at their Carrington training complex.
They are reportedly planning a ‘big restructure’, having seemingly finalised their restructuring last year with the appointments of John Murtough as football director and Darren Fletcher as technical director.
Murtough has taken overall leadership of recruitment, with support from Fletcher, the recruitment department and legal department for finer contract details as Matt Judge is about to leave his role as director of football negotiations.
Richard Arnold believes significant changes are required in a number of departments to change image as a football club. Sources say some staff have got ‘too big for their boots’.
Changes are underway in the communications department after the director of communications, Charlie Brooks, confirmed he was stepping down after three-and-a-half years. Arnold is believed to be unhappy with United’s widely-derided social media strategy.
United To Land 16 Years Old Keeper After Adeyemi Miss-out
A talent considered one of the fast rising one in European football just finalised his move to BVB and United will be more than regrettably sad on missing out on him.
Karim Adeyemi’s agent Thomas Solomon so much understands how Ragnick wanted the German Young star, but they made their decisions: “Yes, United wanted to enter the race [for him] – but we want Borussia Dortmund..”
Meanwhile, United has started the restructure plans already and have agreed a deal to sign highly-rated 16-year-old Stevenage goalkeeper Elyh Harrison
Harrison, is in the academy at League Two side Stevenage and has trained with their first team squad. Alex Crook first reported Manchester United’s agreement, which is yet to be confirmed by either club, however, the player himself dropped a strong hint that the move is going ahead.
Manchester United will pay a six-figure fee for Harrison after beating off interest from a host of Premier League rivals according to Talksports.
Cavani Debunk News About His Confirmed South American Move
Edinson Cavani who is one of the players confirmed to be exiting United following the restructuring plan of the club, has come out to make it clear about his rumoured move to South America.
Out of Uncertainty, Somtosports.com understands that the Uruguayan Veteran is open to staying at United if given the opportunity to, with a new manager arriving.
In the interview, Cavani said: “I wouldn’t say close, because these are situations that arise. Out of respect for the club I’m in, they’ll have my preference because they gave me the opportunity to be a part of this team.”
“I’m in a situation where, honestly, I don’t know what will happen next year. I want to finish my season here, I want to finish playing, giving my best in this club that gave me the opportunity, and I will prioritise when we talk.”
Latest Real Madrid Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 11th May 2022
Madrid Fans Rage On Rodriguez After He Rooted For Liverpool UCL Final Win
Real Madrid Fans has poured their anger and Rage out on James Rodriguez after his shocking wish of Liverpool being his favourite to win the UCL final come 28th May.
The former Real Madrid number 10 has made this shocking statement in support of his Colombian brother — Luiz Diaz, who has been on the bright side since switching to Liverpool few months ago.
Rodriguez understands what the statement will mean to his friends and fans at Madrid but he had to admit it, in his words: “I want Liverpool to win the UCL. I have many friends in Real Madrid, but I want Luis Diaz to win it.”
Rudiger Completes Medical Ahead Of Summer Switch
Antonio Rudiger who has left Chelsea fans in a state of disenchantment has reportedly completed his Madrid medicals and is expected to be officially announced soon.
Fabrizio Romano believe everything is now done between Real Madrid and Toni Rüdiger. The deal has been completed, about €10m a year contract. Club sources confirm that he will so play for Real Madrid next season
It is hard for Chelsea fans to believe but Rudiger’s medicals is done and Real Madrid contracts have been signed until 2026 with no option for further season.
Official announcement is expected to be at the end of the season.
Latest Juventus Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 11th May 2022
Dybala Ready For Free Juventus Exit As Inter CEO Appreciates His Talent
It is no news that after his wonderful stay at Juventus since 2015, Paulo Dybala will be moving for free, with multiple clubs said to be interested in him
Inter Milan CEO Marotta is believed to have appreciated the talent in the Argentine play maker, and wouldn’t be a bad idea to have him in on board
So many clubs are so much interested that it’s even rumoured that he’s agreed terms, but Paulo Dybala’s agent Jorge Antun has denied any kind of agreement with any club.
Inter remain interested in Paulo Dybala, of course – but the deal is not done as of now. They will look forward to having him after they are done extending Ivan Perisic’s contract.
Marotta stated: “Paulo Dybala’s a great player and he’s now available on a free. We’ve many strikers but for sure I appreciate his skills. We’re optimistic to extend Ivan Perisić contract, he wants to stay and feeling is mutual. we’re on it”.
Latest Barcelona Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 11th May 2022
Araujo Critical condition See Him Carried Out Of The Pitch In An Ambulance
After a head-to-head clash with Gavi in the 62nd minute of Barcelona vs Celta Vigo game, Ronald Araujo was confirmed to have been carried out of the field in an ambulance.
Despite their 3:1 win at home against Celta Vigo, it wasn’t a bright affair for the catatan side after losing their player to a critical injury such as that.
Barcelona coach Xavi has although delivered a positive update on the 23 years old Uruguayan defender after some hospital checks.
Xavi stated after the game: “We can rest easy. The doctors have told us he is conscious and that he will be spending the rest of the night in the hospital, although we were scared at first. He’s fine. He has a concussion and he will stay in overnight but he is going to be fine.”
Somtosport.com wishes him well and safe recovery
Latest Liverpool Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 11th May 2022
Big Blow For Liverpool Ahead Of FA Cup And UCL Final As Fabinho Suffers Hamstring.
Momentum and pressure seem high now on Liverpool as they fear losing out on the cup finals they have at hand.
With the amount of injury and medical attention given to Klopp’s men in their game against Aston Villa last night, Somtosport.com believes that the team has been training so hard lately
It is a big worry to the Liverpool side losing Fabinho to Hamstring last night. Should he be back before the games, we will fund out.
Latest PSG Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 11th May 2022
Nasser Al-Khelaïfi Maintains Mbappe Is Set To Extend PSG Contract.
The PSG director, Nasser Al-Khelaïfi has maintained his stance on Mbappe extending his contract, despite growing speculations of Real Madrid confident in signing the Frenchman
Nasser Al-Khelaïfi was confident when telling others at the ECA meeting in Madrid that Kylian Mbappé is extending at PSG.
According to Manu Sainz, Nasser has lost faith and seems confident in what he says about the 23 years old being secure with them.
Compiled above is the Latest transfer news for today, Wednesday May 11th, 2022. Come back tomorrow for more transfer news.