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Newcastle: Three Chelsea players targeted this winter

While the new management of Chelsea has slammed almost a hundred million euros to recruit Mykhailo Mudryk, Newcastle wants to sign a clever transfer window. Taking advantage of the recruitment of the Blues, the Magpies would consider relaunching three players from the London club according to The Telegraph.

Eddie Howe would thus seek to complete the arrivals of Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Conor Gallagher and Hakim Ziyech.

Memphis lawyer denies any negotiations with Inter

Sebastien Ledure, Memphis’ lawyer, denied any negotiations with Inter on Monday: “There are no ongoing negotiations for Memphis to join Inter. I can deny all these links – it’s not a possibility we are discussing.”

Journalist Fabrizio Romano recalls that the FC Barcelona striker would still be of interest to Atlético de Madrid.

Toulouse offers a rookie in defense

Téfécé formalized its second recruit from the winter transfer window on Monday with the signing of Gabriel Suazo. Chilean international (13 caps), the 25-year-old left-back signed up for free after the end of his contract with Colo-Colo, his training club.

“I am very happy to join Toulouse! It has always been a dream for me to have the opportunity to play in one of the biggest championships in Europe and in such a team, which I have watched and analyzed a lot. to evolve in such a beautiful city, with incredible supporters, welcomed the new defender of the Pitchounes. I am very happy to be here and I hope to be able to bring the maximum to the team. I was captain at Colo-Colo, which is the most popular team in Chile, so I’m going to try to bring to France everything I’ve learned there, from the players and men I’m going to meet here. I always learned how to win in Chile, it’s ingrained in my mentality, and I know it will serve me here. I want to win every game I play.”

Nice’s Lucas Da Cunha transferred to Como

Lucas Da Cunha, 21-year-old attacking midfielder from OGC Nice, has been transferred to Como, currently 16th in the Italian Serie B (2nd division), we learned from the Riviera club on Monday.

Trained in Rennes, Lucas Da Cunha joined OGC Nice in September 2020 before being loaned to Lausanne, a satellite club of the Gym.

After 28 games in Swiss D1, this former French international U19 made his debut in Ligue 1 last season under the orders of Christophe Galtier (eleven games, one assist) before being loaned again in January 2022 to Clermont, where he played 15 L1 matches and scored two goals.

This season, Da Cunha has never played with Nice. The amount of his transfer to Como, where ex-Monegasque Cesc Fabregas plays and in which Thierry Henry has invested, has not been disclosed.

(AFP)

‘Happy’ at Arsenal, Saliba discusses extension

Author of a very convincing season with the Gunners after a loan to OM, the French defender sees his future in the London club: “I am so happy here, confided William Saliba to The Evening Standard. The club discusses discusses with my agent and I (from an extension).” The tricolor vice-world champion (21) is under contract until June 2024.

Thauvin could soon be pushed out by the Tigers

With the imminent arrival of Argentinian Nico Ibanez, the Tigres (Mexican D1) are about to exceed the limit of foreign players. According to the local press, the place of Florian Thauvin would be in great danger.

In addition to evolving in a position similar to that of Ibanez, the former Marseillais has never managed to convince since his arrival in Mexico. The recent appointment of Argentine coach Diego Cocca, who does not seem to be counting on him for the moment, could seal the end of the story. Proof of his downgrading: Thauvin did not come into play for a single minute in the last two games played by the Tigers.

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Al-Nassr wants to bring in Keylor Navas

Al-Nassr is on all fronts. After luring Cristiano Ronaldo to a record deal, the Saudi club are actively looking for a new goalkeeper after David Ospina suffered a serious injury. The former OGC Nice goalkeeper broke his elbow on Saturday against Al Shabab and is expected to be out for many months.

The leader of the Saudi championship wasted no time and is carefully studying the candidates to replace him. And according to Marca, a name is coming back. That of Keylor Navas (36 years old). Confined to a role of lining at PSG since the arrival of Christophe Galtier, the Costa Rican has only played one official match this season, against Châteauroux in the Coupe de France (3-1). Under contract until next June, the former Real Madrid goalkeeper could receive four million euros for the rest of the season, still according to Marca.

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Juve fans call for Zidane

Since the slap received Friday night in Naples (5-1 defeat), the future of Massimiliano Allegri has been making a lot of noise in Italy. If his dismissal would be very expensive for the Old Lady, on the side of the tifosi, we dream of seeing the Italian coach leave. On social networks, the hashtag #AllegriOut reappeared again. This Monday, in a poll carried out by the Gazzetta dello Sport, only 16.3% of voters were in favor of keeping the Italian on the Juventus bench. Already highly demanded on social networks, Zinédine Zidane is acclaimed by fans who voted 41% for the return of their former playmaker at the helm of the team. The 50-year-old Frenchman has the advantage of knowing the house well and being free of any contract. Behind Zizou, whose future in the France team has been blocked since Deschamps’ extension until 2026, Antonio Conte, former Turinese and current coach of Tottenham, won 20% of the vote.

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Dortmund’s little pressure on Moukoko

At the end of the contract next June, Youssoufa Moukoko has still not extended to Borussia Dortmund. While their striker is notably tracked by FC Barcelona, ​​the leaders of the German club have sent a little message.

“We have made an important offer to Youssoufa Moukoko, it’s up to him now. We really hope he accepts our offer, he has great potential, otherwise it means we will separate,” said Sebastian Kehl. , responsible for Borussia contract players, at Kicker.

Ouattara about to leave Lorient against a very large check

Bournemouth and Lorient have reached an agreement for Dango Ouattara, several sources report on Monday, including Foot Mercato. Author of six goals and six assists in Ligue 1 since the start of the season, the 20-year-old Burkinabe winger would leave Les Merlus for around 27.5 million euros, including bonuses.

End of the Nübel soap opera at Bayern

This time, the door is definitely closed. Announced in the sights of Bayern Munich in order to compensate for the absence of Manuel Neuer, Alexander Nübel, on loan from the Bavarian club to Monaco, will remain on the Rock until the end of the season.

“The transfer is irrelevant. Alexander will play in the second half of the season at Monaco,” the German goalkeeper’s agent told Bild. Aged 26, Nübel must however return from loan to Bayern at the end of the season.

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La Fiorentina closes the door to a departure from Amrabat

Revelation of the World Cup with Morocco, the Atlas Lions midfielder Sofyan Amrabat (26) arouses envy in Europe (Atlético, Liverpool…). But Fiorentina do not seem willing to sell him: “Amrabat and Nico Gonzalez are not for sale, the executive director of La Viola told Sky Sport. The president has said it and I confirm it. We are counting on them. ” Amrabat is under contract with the Italian club until June 2024.

Arteta reflects on the failure in the Mudryk case

After the victory in the derby against Tottenham on Sunday, Mikel Arteta spoke for the first time since the aborted transfer of Mykhaylo Mudryk, who spun on the side of Chelsea against a check for 100 million euros.

“I’m very proud to have the players we have. We always want to improve the team… but we have to be disciplined,” the Gunners coach said, as an implication to the offer fabulous from Chelsea.

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Isco refuses an offer from Saudi Arabia

According to information from Fabrizio Romano, the Al-Khaleej club was refused by Isco, currently at Sevilla FC. The Saudi team is said to have entered into discussions with Portuguese midfielder Bruno Costa of FC Porto.

Rafael Benitez could return to England

As reported The Telegraph, David Moyes is in danger on the bench of West Ham, currently 18th in the Premier League. To replace him, several options are being considered, including that of Rafael Benitez, who has not coached since leaving Everton in January 2022. The Spaniard knows the Premier League perfectly, having coached Liverpool, Chelsea, Newcastle and therefore the Toffees.

Towards an exchange between Depay and Correa … and between Brozovic and Kessié

According to Gerard Romero, Inter Milan and Barça are close to concluding an exchange agreement between Memphis Depay and Joaquin Correa. But the operation will see the light of day only if the Dutch international (28 years old) gives the green light to leave the Catalan club.

Still according to the Spanish journalist, the two clubs are also discussing an exchange between Marcelo Brozovic (30) and Franck Kessie (26). The Inter player is currently injured which could jeopardize the operation.

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The winter transfer window opened its doors at the beginning of January and the clubs are multiplying the tracks to strengthen themselves. Some players looking for a new challenge have already found takers like Joao Felix or Mykhailo Mudryk but others are still looking for a new team to bounce back from. All information and rumors about transfers can be found live on the RMC Sport website and app.

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