Latest Transfer News for today Wednesday 22nd June, 2022 have been summarized below
Somtosports gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Wednesday 22nd 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 Manchester United Transfer News For Wednesday 22nd June.
Manchester United Are Working To Secure Antony Tranfer
A deal for Ajax winger Antony could be done today by Manchester United as the club officials arrive in Amsterdam to complete signing of Antony.
United have asked Ajax for the price of Antony. Ajax want a fee in the region of 40M£. Antony progress is good news after missing out on Eriksen to Brentford.
Erik Ten Hag loves the player, and is pushing to sign him. Antony is happy to move to Old Trafford this summer.
Positive discussions have already been held with Antony’s representatives. Initial contact between clubs has been made, and these will develop in the coming weeks.
Christian Eriksen Rejects A Move to Manchester United.
According to the Guardian , Christian Eriksen has rejected a move to Manchester United. It was thought that Christian Eriksen would prefer to remain in London.
However, a deal has not been agreed with Brentford or Tottenham, giving Manchester United chance to still pursue an offer for him.
Ideally, Ten Hag would get clarity over both situations [Eriksen and De Jong] before his non-international players return for the start of pre-season training next Monday
Thomas Frank tried to persuade Eriksen to stay at the club when they met for dinner in Denmark last week. However, mufc have now stepped in to offer Eriksen an opportunity to play at Old Trafford next season.
United told Christian Eriksen they’re interested in signing him and will be ready with a contract proposal in case he is keen on moving to Old Trafford.
United have been clear and Ten Hag is a fan of Eriksen’s, but it is now down to the players decision.
United Further Negotiations With Barcelona Over Frenkie de Jong Transfer
Manchester United and Barcelona have been in direct contact today for Frenkie de Jong. Still no agreement on the fee, as Barça told Man Utd they won’t sell FdJ for less than €86m.
Barcelona want full fee guaranteed, also because of La Liga rules to reinvest money.
United would prefer to spend a base fee of between £50m-£60m on FDJ and are conscious that agreeing to a significantly higher amount would hamper efforts to spend on other areas of the squad.
The club are working to a net spend budget of between £100m-£150m . Ajax winger Antony is one of Manchester United’s key targets. There is hope that a £40m fee can be agreed with Ajax
Barcelona have blamed La Liga’s strict financial rules for their tough negotiating stance on Frenkie de Jong during transfer talks with
Old Trafford bosses are demanding that the size of the fee reflects the fact Barcelona want to offload the player but Barcelona have insisted their hands are tied by La Liga.
Cristiano Ronaldo Worried About The Inactivity Of United In The Transfer Market
Cristiano Ronaldo is worried about the passivity with which United has started the transfer market and the reinforcements being made by rivals
Cristiano wants reinforcements, but it does not seem that the club is going to face the renewal of the squad that Cristiano considers necessary.
The 37 years old does not want to exhaust his last season in the elite, or one of the last, with no options to add any title to his track record
The Portuguese’s future at the club depends on how Man Utd strengthen over the next two months.
Latest Chelsea Transfer News For Wednesday 22nd June.
Done Deal: Romelu Lukaku Will Return To Inter Milan On A Season Long Loan Move
Fabrizio Romano confirms that Lukaku to Inter is a ‘Here We Go!’ Inter have reached full agreement with Chelsea to sign Romelu Lukaku on loan, done deal and here we go
Inter will pay €8m loan fee plus add-ons not linked to appearances but just to Inter targets this season. Romelu Lukaku will reduce his salary around €8/8.5m as he only wanted to return to Inter after last season at Chelsea.
Chelsea will save his salary plus receive loan fee to be re-invested on the market with Jules Koundé and Raheem Sterling still among top targets.
Lukaku turned down approaches by other clubs as he only wanted to return to Inter since that interview in December with @mattebarzaghi.
Todd Boehly has accepted to let him go and so the same happened with Thomas Tuchel who had direct conversation with Romelu.
Chelsea Faced With Task Of Keeping Broja Amidst Massive Interests From Many Clubs.
Armando Broja wants a promise of regular first-team football next season amid West Ham, Napoli, Atalanta and Everton interest. Chelsea’s preference is to wait until pre-season to discuss his future.
Chelsea and Tuchel are keen to have a really good look at Armando Broja during pre-season and see if they can offer him an opportunity in the first team.
Armando Broja wants a promise of a regular first-team football at any club he represents in 2022-23. Tuchel remains intent on assessing Armando Broja in pre-season and does not want a permanent sale until he’s done so.
West Ham United are attempting to sign Armando Broja but have been left frustrated by Chelsea who not yet quoting a price for the striker.
Reportedly, Armando Broja could be set for a £30m exit from Chelsea this summer as clubs compete for his signature as pressure are high on him from other clubs.
Sevilla Wait On Chelsea Bid For Kounde Amidst Barca Growing Interest.
Sevilla are aware of an agreement between Chelsea and Jules Kounde for five seasons and are waiting for Todd Boehly’s ‘new internal organisation’ to sit down and discuss the transfer.
Barca are yet to officially contact Sevilla for Koundé. Sevilla are just waiting for Chelsea to finish completing their new internal organisation to sit down and lay the foundations for a transfer that will exceed €60m.
Depsite Barcelona’s interest, Sevilla’s intention if for Jules Kounde to ‘fulfil his desire to play for Chelsea’.
Chelsea and Barcelona are in permanent contact with Jules Kounde’s camp and had fresh conversations with his agent Jonathan Kebe on Monday.
Chelsea To Focus Fully On Sterling, Dembele, Others After Completing Lukaku Transfer
After just completing Lukaku deal, Chelsea will now decide who to bid for. Chelsea’s interest in Raheem Sterling is real and strong. At the moment, Sterling is at the top of Chelsea’s list, but they HAVE NOT yet made any bid.
The Blues would need £45m to land Raheem Sterling from Man City. They are also considering Ousmane Dembele and Christopher Nkunku, with other options seemingly out of reach.
Raheem Sterling hopes to resolve his future within the next weeks. Chelsea are yet to make formal contact with Man City or Sterling. There is currently no frontrunner for his signature.
Chelsea’s interest in Raheem Sterling is not believed to be linked to their negotiations to allow Romelu Lukaku to return to Inter Milan, initially on loan.
Ousmane Dembele’s situation will become clearer later this week. Thomas Tuchel has told Chelsea that he is keen on a reunion with the winger, but nothing agreed yet.
Player open to a move to PSG, although they’re currently not too keen on him, while Barcelona remain ‘unlikely’ to keep the Frenchman. Xavi Wants him, Barcelona annoyed by how he still hasn’t communicated about his future.
Richarlison, Victor Osimhen, Jonathan David and Gianluca Scamacca have all been discussed at Chelsea as potential Romelu Lukaku replacements.
Breaking: Chelsea Contact Jonathan Clauss Over A Possible Move
Chelsea have made initial contact for Jonathan Clauss. He’s seen as a possible replacement for Cesar Azpilicueta should the Spaniard leave for Barcelona and will cost around £10m
The blues have scouted Jonathan Clauss’s last 50 matches and done due diligence, they identified him as a target shortly after Thomas Tuchel became manager.
Chelsea view Reece James as the future of their right wing-back position and would bring in Clauss as a competitive back-up option.
The Frenchman likes the idea if playing for Chelsea. Atletico also want him Signing Clauss could, however, block the pathway of talented academy player Dujon Sterling.
Latest Arsenal Transfer News For Wednesday 22nd June.
OFFICIAL: Arsenal Submit Bid To Leeds For Raphinha
Arsenal have submitted a bid for Raphinha this evening however they are not his preferred destination. Price in the range of £50M
Barcelona are believed to be Raphinha’s preferred destination amid Arsenal’s bid, but the Barcelona’s hand are tied as they fave financial crisis and may not be able to pursue the deal.
Arsenal are in direct negotiations with Leeds, interested since March. Barcelona agreed personal terms with Raphinha, but no agreement on fee with Leeds Both Chelsea and Tottenham have been in contact too.
With Bid from Arsenal, it is a clear indication that the club is highly serious with the player, and he will be open to a move to London if the bid is accepted.
Latest Bayen Munich Transfer News For Wednesday 22nd June.
OFFICIAL: Mane Completes Bayern Medicals, Set To Be Presented Today
Sadio Mané is the latest Bayern Munich Player as he had completed his Medicals and is ready to the presented as the need Bayern Munich player today at the Allianz Arena.
Mane was pictured yesterday signing autographs to fans wearing a Bayern Munich shirt. It kept everyone talking about the new player.
On his Bayern move from Liverpool, Sadio Mané stated that “When my agents told me about Bayern’s interest, I was immediately excited. I saw myself there right away. For me it was the right club at the right time. I only wanted Bayern”,
Today’s time for the official announcement and presentation.
Konrad Laimer, same agents as Sadio Mané. He’s the next name on Bayern list since long time. Never easy to convince Leipzig but Nagelsmann really wants him.
Negotiations will continue in the next weeks, as already reported.
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