Transfer Diary: Chelsea are holding their new striker, Stphan already has a track in L1, Simeone would like to leave...

Joao Flix arrives at Chelsea, Stphan could replace Favre, Simeone would like to leave Atletico, Kolo Muani will not leave (even for 100 million euros), wave of Montpellier departures… Here is the Top 5 of the big transfer window files of the day not miss. Also discover the Foot Transfer Telegram, so you don’t miss any news from these 24 hours.

Joao Flix to join Chelsea on loan

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The TOP 5 files of the day that should not be missed

1. Joao Flix Chelsea, it’s settled!

Striker Joao Flix will end the Chelsea season well on loan. This Tuesday, journalist Fabrizio Romano claims that the English club and Atletico Madrid have now completed the operation. The Portuguese international is now expected in London in the next few hours to undergo his medical examination and engage with the Blues until the end of the exercise. In this case, Chelsea agreed to pay 11 million euros for a six-month loan (without an option to buy) and to cover the full salary of the player, who will also extend his contract with the Colchoneros until ‘in 2027 before leaving.

2. Stphan to replace Favre?

Laid off in Strasbourg on Monday, Julien Stphan could quickly bounce back in Ligue 1. RMC radio claims that OGC Nice, after the dismissal of Lucien Favre, is seriously thinking about the Alsatian coach. His profile as a young tactician capable of advancing young talents flat out owner Ineos. The management of the Gym still has other names in mind, namely Domenico Tedesco, Sabri Lamouchi and Rgis Le Bris, currently in post at Lorient.

3. Simeone would like to leave Atletico at the end of the season!

Coach of Atletico Madrid since 2011, Diego Simeone could live his last season on the Colchoneros bench. Indeed, the Argentinian technician would have decided to leave the Madrid club at the end of the season, according to El Chiringuito. Under contract until June 2024, “El Cholo” has already announced his choice of direction. The end of a re Atletico?

4. €100m for Kolo Muani? It’s no !

Arrived free from FC Nantes last summer, striker Randal Kolo Muani (24 years old, 23 games and 8 goals in all competitions this season) is having a very good season under the colors of Eintracht Frankfurt. To the point of arousing the interest of prestigious clubs such as Bayern Munich and Manchester United. However, the former Nantes player will not leave this winter, assured the sporting director of the German club Markus Krsche. If we are ready to sell Kolo Muani for 100 M€ in January? No. We had made it clear that we didn’t want to part with the most successful players. We had no reason to, and we still do. , said the Sky Sport manager. On the other hand, the situation may be different next summer.

5. Wave of departures from Montpellier…

After Arnaud Souquet (Chicago) and Sacha Delaye (Le Puy), Montpellier will register the departure of Nicolas Cozza. At the end of the contract in June, the defender refused to extend and agreed with Wolfsburg, according to L’Equipe. The German club has already made an offer of 700,000 euros to the MHSC, which is asking for 1 million euros. Still according to the sports daily, the Hérault club also wants to part with central defender Mamadou Sakho and striker Wahbi Khazri, whose performances have not convinced management since their arrival. These departures would thus allow the 14th in Ligue 1 to offload two important salaries.

Telegram Foot Transfer – updated on Tuesday January 10, 2023 6 p.m.

It’s official :

– The middle Sacha Delaye is on loan from Montpellier at Le Puy (National).
– The left side of Lorient, Samuel Loricjoins Quevilly-Rouen (L2) on loan.
– The left-back of Manchester City, Josh Wilson-Esbrand, leaves for Coventry.

The TOP hallway noises that should not be missed:

In France

– Al-Nassr is thinking about the middle of Montpellier, Tji Savanier.
– The Rennes winger, Jrmy Dokuis targeted by Southampton.
– The defender of Montpellier Nicolas Cozza is close to Wolfsburg.
– The middle Quentin Boisgard should leave Lorient for a loan.
– The trainer Laurent Batlles is close to the Saint-Etienne exit. Frdric Antonetti ruled out a comeback.
– Prt Eupen, striker Sambou Soumano will return to Lorient and leave for another loan.


Andrea Pirlo is a candidate for the position of coach of Belgium.

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