Blog – Transfer Talk

Transfer Rater: Hector Bellerin to Real Madrid, Amadou Diawara to Spurs

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today’s top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip. Hector Bellerin to Real Madrid According to various reports in Spain, Real Madrid are putting together a blockbuster package in an attempt to lure Bellerin to the Bernabeu. The Arsenal right-back has been a long-term Barcelona transfer target and was expected to return to the club having been a product of the La Masia academy. However, after seeing his team struggle this season, Real Madrid president Florentino Perez wa...

Real Madrid’s Marco Asensio on Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool transfer lists

Zinedine Zidane lauded his two wide-men, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vazquez, after Real Madrid came out on top in a eight-goal thriller against Real Betis. Stevie Nicol doesn’t believe movement is on the horizon for Toni Kroos or Christian Pulisic, but feels Alexandre Lacazette’s future with Arsenal is in question. Clubs are slowly turning their eyes toward the summer window, and Transfer Talk has the updates on all the latest rumours. Premier League trio in for Asensio Real Madrid’s Marco Asensio will soon be a wanted man, with Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool among those reported to be keen. The Sun, citing reports in Spain, says Madrid have received five offers for the midfielder, who has struggled for regular first-team starts under Zinedine Zidane. Asensio shone as a subs...

Transfer Rater: Toni Kroos to Man United, Justin Kluivert to Barcelona

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today’s top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip. Lorenzo Insigne to Arsenal Top of Serie A again after beating SPAL 1-0, Napoli are attracting plenty of interest as they attempt to deny Juventus their seventh successive Scudetto. Coach Maurizio Sarri is reportedly on Chelsea’s shortlist to replace boss Antonio Conte, while forward Insigne has emerged as an Arsenal transfer target, according to The Sun. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has had the Italian attacker watc...

RB Leipzig on the trail of Tottenham youngster Reo Griffiths – sources

League One bottom-feeders Rochdale stunned Tottenham with a 93rd-minute equaliser to force a fifth round FA Cup replay at Wembley. ESPN FC’s Shaka Hislop breaks down the latest transfer rumours surrounding the likes of Paul Pogba, Willian, Dele Alli and more in Transfer Rater. Max Allegri highlights the lessons Juventus learned from their Champions League draw with Tottenham as keys to their Turin derby win over rivals Torino. Tottenham youngster Reo Griffiths has emerged as a target for big-spending RB Leipzig sources have told ESPN FC. Griffiths, who is regarded as the new Harry Kane at Tottenham, enhanced his growing reputation with a hat trick in Tottenham’s Premier League Youth Cup semifinal win over North London rivals Arsenal at the weekend. The 17-year-old, who has scor...

Man United prioritise Real Madrid’s Kroos as key summer transfer target

ESPN FC’s Craig Burley addresses rumours surrounding a potential Aguero-Hazard swap, moves for Memphis Depay, Julian Weigl and more. Clubs are slowly turning their eyes toward the summer window, and Transfer Talk has the updates on all the latest rumours. United make Kroos key summer target We’ve already heard that Manchester United will boost their defence in the summer, and now it seems the midfield will get a makeover as well, with Toni Kroos the priority target. The Independent reports that Jose Mourinho has made it clear he needs to add a midfielder, with Kroos the man in his sights. It adds that United “have a long-standing interest in the Germany international and almost signed him in 2014 before he went to Real Madrid.” Although Kroos is seen as a major play...

Transfer Rater: Marcos Rojo to PSG, Kalidou Koulibaly to Arsenal

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today’s top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip. Marcos Rojo to Paris Saint-Germain Ligue 1 leaders PSG are reportedly looking to capitalise on Rojo’s contract situation at Manchester United to bring the versatile defender to France in a cut-price deal. The 27-year-old’s deal expires in the summer of 2019 and, much to the annoyance of Jose Mourinho, Rojo has made it clear that he doesn’t want to extend his stay at Old Trafford after negotiations hit ...

Chelsea considering Sergio Aguero-Eden Hazard swap deal

Mark Donaldson and Steve Nicol delve into the latest transfer rumours, including the possibility of two stars joining Real Madrid and another Monaco exodus. Chelsea’s Eden Hazard feels that if the same team won the Premier League every year it would be boring which is just one of the reasons why he loves football. From Harry Kane’s derby winner to Sergio Aguero’s four-goal masterpiece, relive all the goals from the 27th round of Premier League action. Ross Dyer and Steve Nicol break down this week’s Player Power Rankings, which see Sergio Aguero’s four-goal haul top the list. Clubs are slowly turning their eyes toward the summer window, and Transfer Talk has the updates on all the latest rumours. Hazard-Aguero swap on the cards? Manchester City are ready to ri...

Chelsea want Christian Pulisic in exchange for Michy Batshuayi

Christian Pulisic talks about transitioning to life in Germany at a young age, playing with some of Europe’s best players and Dortmund’s chances of winning the Europa League. Amid reported interest from the Premier League, Brian McBride and Mark Donaldson revisit Christian Pulisic’s future and discuss whether he should remain with Dortmund. Borussia Dortmund’s Christian Pulisic is glad that the media speculation around Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is over and that the club can now focus on improving their form. Clubs are slowly turning their eyes toward the summer window, and Transfer Talk has the updates on all the latest rumours. Chelsea may use Batshuayi to enter Pulisic race Christian Pulisic may have a new suitor in the Premier League, as the Daily Mail reports Ch...

Arsenal plan summer moves for Lyon’s Nabil Fekir, RB Leipzig’s Timo Werner

Clubs are slowly turning their eyes toward the summer window, and Transfer Talk has the updates on all the latest rumours. Wenger targets Fekir, Werner Lyon and France international midfielder Nabil Fekir could be in line for a move to the Emirates this summer, with the Mirror reporting that Arsene Wenger has made him his No. 1 target in the summer. Wenger wants to get a deal in place ahead of this summer’s World Cup — where Fekir is expected to play a role for Didier Deschamps’ squad — and is willing to pay €45 million for the 24-year-old. If Fekir were to join Arsenal, he’d be the second Lyon star to leave Ligue 1 for the Premier league after countryman Alexandre Lacazette made his £52.7m move to the Gunners last summer. And that’s not the only move We...

Transfer Rater: Paul Pogba to Real Madrid, Ousmane Dembele to Arsenal

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today’s top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip. Thorgan Hazard to Leicester City The brother of Chelsea star Eden Hazard told Sport Magazine in Belgium: “England is appealing, but when you speak to players who play there, they also tell you that Germany seems like a great league. We have the best stadiums, the best infrastructures. The atmosphere is also ‘hotter’ than in England.” Hazard, 24, was linked with Chelsea last summer but remained in...

Real Madrid lining up audacious move for Man United’s Paul Pogba

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Transfer Rater: Mauro Icardi to Man United, Luke Shaw to Chelsea

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today’s top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk  for all the latest gossip.  Mauro Icardi to Manchester United Inter Milan captain Icardi has already been subject of Real Madrid transfer rumours this season but said at the time he was committed to Inter. However, according to Corriere dello Sport, the Argentine forward’s representative, wife Wanda, is working with super-agent Mino Raiola to push through a move to Old Trafford. Icardi is also in talks with Inter over a new contract with t...