Clubs are slowly turning their gaze to the summer window. Transfer Talk has updates on the latest rumors.
Liverpool want Kenedy
Chelsea winger Kenya has become a surprising target for Liverpool after impressing on loan at Newcastle, the claims Daily mirror.
The 22-year-old has only played 15 Premier League games since joining Stamford Bridge in 2015, but he has shown his talent under former Reds boss Rafa Benitez at St James’ Park.
Newcastle are keen to make a permanent move to the Brazilian at the end of the season but Kenedy’s head is likely to be turned by Liverpool’s interest.
Since his loan in January, he has scored two goals and two assists in eleven games for the Magpies.
Man United joins the Bellerin race
Hector Bellerin is a sought-after man as Manchester United is the newest club to be associated with the Arsenal full-back according to the Spanish outlet Sports.
Barcelona gave up their long-term interest in the 23-year-old last summer when they signed Nelson Semedo from Benfica, but Juventus remain on their trail after competing with the Catalan giants for his signature.
And the Serie A champions are now joined by the Premier League duo United and Chelsea, both of whom are weighing 40 million euro offers for Bellerin at the end of the season.
With Arsene Wenger set to leave soon, Arsenal’s rivals could take advantage of the uncertainty at the Emirates Stadium to close a deal for Bellerin right at the start of the transfer window.
DC United plans to sign superstars
MLS side DC United plan to sign a big name to celebrate their move to a new 20,000-seat stadium in July The sun.
Carlos Tevez and Fernando Torres reportedly tops DC’s wish list while Mario Balotelli is another name that heralds a new era in the Audi Field Stadium.
The now 34-year-old former Liverpool striker Torres could be the easiest target to win as he has confirmed that he will leave Atletico Madrid when his contract expires in June.
Tevez only recently returned to the Boca Juniors after an unhappy time in China, but it is believed he may be tempted to make one final overseas stay in the US
– Thibaut Courtois has targeted a move to Real Madrid when his contract with Chelsea expires in 2019 Calciomercato. The 25-year-old has reportedly told the Blues about his intention to turn down a new deal and move to the Bernabeu for free.
– Fast winger from Bayer Leverkusen Leon Bailey is the newest name to be associated with Manchester City Manchester evening news. The 20-year-old, who shares similarities with Leroy Sane, could be signed into a partial swap deal that sees Claudio Bravo drive to Germany.
– Bailey could be joined by a teammate in England next season Benjamin Henrichs, with the Daily mail reports the defender is a target for Chelsea. The 21-year-old, who has also been followed by City and Man United, has a £ 31m release clause on his contract.
– Burnley plots £ 6million fall for Bristol City left-back Bristol Joe Bryan, Reports The telegraph. Sean Dyche is keen to add to his roster at the start of the window as the Clarets are expected to compete in the Europa League qualifying rounds in July.