14
Feb

Chelsea could swap Courtois for Costa

It is a long way off the summer transfer period, but already clubs are preparing deals for when the window reopens. According to Friday’s newspaper reports, Chelsea have been approached by Atletico Madrid regarding a proposed swap deal for on-loan keeper Thibaut Courtois and striker Diego Costa. Jose Mourinho is bound to be looking for a striker in the summer and Courtois has impressed whilst at Atletico.

For this rumor and the rest of Friday’s transfer gossip, click here.

9
Feb

Moyes to present United hit-list

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Manchester United boss David Moyes has been promised funds for a huge foray into the summer transfer market. The Red Devils boss is to present the board with a £100 million ($164 million) hit-list. Juventus midfield duo Arturo Vidal and Paul Pogba are believed to be on the list, along with Southampton defender Luke Shaw and Everton’s Seamus Coleman.

For this rumor and the rest of Sunday’s transfer gossip, click here.

19
Jan

Man Utd make Cavani top target

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Manchester United continue to be linked with the world’s top targets despite not making a signing in the current transfer window. United are biding their time so far and seem reluctant to overpay for second-rate players. Paris Saint-Germain star striker Edinson Cavani is the latest name to be mentioned as a potential signing. According to Sunday’s newspapers, Cavani has emerged as David Moyes’ number one objective.

For this rumor and the rest of Sunday’s transfer gossip, click here.

18
Jan

Liverpool consider Candreva bid

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Liverpool are set to mould Steven Gerrard into a deep-lying midfielder and could be on the lookout for a more forward thinking player during the transfer window. According to Saturday’s newspapers Liverpool are looking at Lazio’s Italian international midfielder Antonio Candreva.

For this rumor and the rest of Saturday’s transfer gossip, click here.

17
Jan

Mourinho targets Atletico star

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Atletico Madrid have a habit of developing top-class strikers. Fernando Torres, Sergio Aguero, Diego Forlan, Radamel Falcao and Diego Costa have all graced the Vincente Calderon in the past seven years. Atletico seem to get a good price for their top talent and then immediately replace with players of equal capability.

Diego Costa could be the next star striker on the way out of Atletico. A host of clubs are known to be admirers and Friday’s newspapers report that Jose Mourinho is set to make him his major summer signing.

For this rumor and the rest of Friday’s transfer gossip, click here.

14
Jan

Al-Ahli manager lashes out at press officer

When a press conference is derailed because the manager gets upset, it’s usually because he takes offense to the line of questioning by the press. But not this time.

Al-Ahli manager Vitor Pereira went berserk on his own over-enthusiastic press officer. Pereira would not have any of it when his PR man tried to control what he said to the media. It doesn’t take long for him to turn on the man who was supposed to be there to help him.

The PR man created his own PR nightmare. Let’s hope they brought in someone else to clean up the mess.

13
Jan

Man Utd keep tabs on Astori, Vidal

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A newspaper today reports that Manchester United manager David Moyes was pictured watching Cagliari defender Davide Astori and Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal over the weekend. The Red Devils bounced back from three straight defeats with victory over Swansea at Old Trafford and now Moyes can turn his attention to reinforcements.

For this rumor and the rest of Monday’s transfer gossip, click here.

12
Jan

Arsenal step up chase for Draxler

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Arsenal added quality to their midfield in the summer with Mesut Ozil moving to London from Real Madrid. Along with Ozil, the reemergence of talent such as Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere, means Arsene Wenger doesn’t have to pay over the odds for midfield talent.

According to one newspaper today Wenger is looking to bring in Schalke star midfielder Julian Draxler. The Gunners have reportedly discovered a £40 million buy-out clause in his contract at the Bundesliga club, and are set to swoop in January or the summer.

For this rumor and the rest of Sunday’s transfer gossip, click here.

29
Dec

Man Utd deal for Koke back on

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Manchester United look set to do business when the January transfer window opens in a few days time. David Moyes has manoeuvred the Red Devils into a decent Premier League position after early-season criticism. If United can strengthen in the window they could yet have a say on where the Premier League title ends up this campaign.

The latest name to be linked with the reigning champions is that of Atletico Madrid star Koke. This is not a new rumor after it appeared United had pulled out of the race, however it now seems the deal could be back on. Moyes is desperate for midfield reinforcements and it seems the shoe fits here.

For this rumor and the rest of Sunday’s transfer gossip, click here.