Latest Transfer News for today Wednesday 25th May, 2022 have been summarized below
Somtosports gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Wednesday 25th 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 25th May.
Boehly Chelsea Takeover: Todd To Hand Tuchel £200M For Transfer Moves
With the sale of Chelsea completed, rather, set to be fully completed this week, The American business will waste no time in the bid to continue where Roman Abramovich stopped.
The sanctioned Chelsea saw some player run out of Contract and were unable to sign extensions, however are on their ways away from the club, so the club wouldn’t waste time to replace them
Antonio Rudiger, Christensen, Saul, Azpi, Alonso, Jorginho, Ziyech etc are all on the verge of of exit and it’s only right if Chelsea replace them. Jules Kounde, Pau, Fofana, Koulibaly, etc are on Chelsea list of probable defence line for next season.
Todd Boehly is ready to hand Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel £200million to spend this summer.
Alonso Set To Leave Chelsea With Kenedy And Emerson On Board
Marcos Alonso will be allowed to leave Chelsea this summer. Personal terms are close to be agreed with Barcelona, talks have been underway for one month
The point to be discussed is the fee. Barça have no plans to make an important bid as Alonso’s deal expires in 2023.
It is Understood that Emerson will return to Chelsea to fill the void which Alonso will leave. Kennedy who impressed on the last day, securing an assist will also be there to fight for his place.
Ben Chilwell is considered Chelsea first option as left back from beginning, but he could see competition next season from Kennedy and Emerson.
Chelsea Open To Sell Ziyech, Werner Or Pulisic With Growing Interest In Sterling.
Selling one or all of Werner, Ziyech and Pulisic could see Chelsea consider a move for Raheem Sterling, who has one year remaining on his Manchester City contract and is yet to decide on his future.
Tuchel would equally wants Christopher Nkunku but Leipzig won’t sell him this summer. They want to extend his contract and add a release clause.
Fabrizio Romano has reported that Chelsea’s new owners “..will be really active in the market this summer. They want to do important things for Chelsea Football Club – they’re ready to do it.”
Jules Kounde Spotted In London Amidst Chelsea Imminent Move.
The French 22 years old defender who has been on Chelsea radar even before the crisis, was pictured in London Amidst his Chelsea linked headlines
It is believed that the player made up his mind last summer about coming to Chelsea, but that didn’t happen because of the circumstances concerning the price Sevilla tagged on him.
With Rudiger and hosts of other defenders set to leave Chelsea, Jules Kounde is the man on the top of Chelsea potential defender’s list, with the player reportedly agreed terms with the club.
Todd Boehly’s Era has been almost done and the American has given green light to Tuchel to venture into the market and get what he needs for the next season. Pau Torres, Gvardiol, Fofana, Koulibaly etc are also on the list, but Kounde is the first priority.
Official: UK Government, Premier League etc Approves The Sale Of Chelsea
The UK Government and the Premier league have approved the sale of Chelsea. Licence to be issued for takeover by Boehly consortium to go ahead.
Government approvals [UK, EU/Portugal] for the Chelsea sale are very close and now seen as a formality. There will be more movement this evening.
There should be a statement regarding issues with Portugal and the EU later today. ‘Significant progress’ was made prior to the UK Government issuing its Chelsea statement this morning.
By the end of this week, Todd Boehly’s consortium will fully be the new owners of Chelsea Football Club.
Latest Manchester United Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 25th May.
Crystal Palace Are Open To Resigning The Want-Away Defender
Crystal Palace are open to re-signing Aaron Wan-Bissaka this summer. After moving to United from Palace last two summers on a record breaking fee, the defender could go back home.
Manchester United made Aaron Wan-Bissaka the most expensive full back in the whole world in 2020 when they signed him for about £70M from crystal Palace.
Now the Eagles are open to buying him back for what is considered ‘Extremely cheap’ considered to what they paid for him.
Erik Ten-Hag is believed to have no plans for the defender in his restructuring agenda, and United are trying to do away with the deadwoods so to make way from the fresh intakes.
Huge Boost For United As Nunez Confirms He Will Leave Benfica For Premier League
Fabrizio Romano confirms that “Darwin Nunez has made a decision. He is going to leave 100% — I’m told that he is very tempted by a PL move”
He continued that “He would love it. MUFC discussed his name internally many times at the club. Nunez is sure on the list of United.”
Benfica wants to keep the player but wouldn’t mind letting him go for a reasonable offer. United are now in pole position to get him, although UCL football is in his mind.
United Plans To Make Official Bid For Sergej Milinković-Savić.
Highly valued by the club and with the growing interest from othrt clubs, Lazio will up their asking price for Sergej Milinković-Savić and will accept any bid that matches their asking price
Lazio president Claudio Lotito memorized and reiterated to Milinkovic-Savic’s agent that the midfielder will not move for an amount less than €100m, including bonuses.
Lazio have not received an offer from Manchester United for Sergej Milinković-Savić. Lazio would be prepared to sell him for in the region of £60m plus.
United in their bid to restructure the team are weighing all possible options, and Sergej Milinković-Savić is one of them and highly valued by Erik ten Hag.
Jurrien Timber On The Verge Of Manchester United Move
Manchester United have been notified of Jurrien Timber’s transfer fee but are still yet to submit a formal offer. A deal should move quickly if the bid is made. Ajax won’t waste time once they receive formal interest.
Manchester United discussed Jurrien Timber again internally in the last 48h. Timber’s name was also mentioned in the first meeting between Man Utd and ten Hag, days ago.
Timber is one step away from joining United. The fee will be around €35M. More to follow – as Man United will decide next steps on centre backs soon.
Fabrizio Romano confirms “Things are moving positively internally at United”
Latest Real Madrid Transfer News For Today, Wednesday 25th May.
Madrid Closing In On Tchouameni Mover Amidst PSG, Liverpool Interest.
It is no doubt that Real Madrid are leading the race for Aurelien Tchouameni who is believed to have interest from Liverpool and PSG too. The player prefers a move to Madrid than Liverpool.
PSG want to hijack Real Madrid’s deal for Aurélien Tchouaméni and are ready to outbid the club with an offer superior to 80 million euros. Real Madrid are still confident of closing the deal quickly, although there’s no agreement over a fee yet with Monaco.
Aurélien Tchouaméni’s signing for Real Madrid could be DONE by next week if things go as planned. As it stands, pressure are on the 22 years old on his next move.
Compiled above is the Latest transfer news for today, Wednesday 25th, 2022. Come back tomorrow for more transfer news.