Barcelona couldn’t afford Lewandowski’s signature
FC Barcelona is currently dreaming of Robert Lewandowski. The club is a Polish fan and would do well as an attacking captain. But from an economic point of view, the process seems complicated. According to the Catalan daily Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona today cannot afford Lewandowski’s salary, in addition to the transfer fee of about 25 million euros that must be paid to Bayern Munich. Therefore, Barcelona is obliged to renew the coffers before signing “Lewi”, whether thanks to the new sponsors, the agreement with CVC or the sale of some players. Coutinho was formalized yesterday.
Lewandowski refuses to extend his contract with Bayern
German media said, on Friday, that Robert Lewandowski, at the end of his contract in June 2023 with Bayern Munich, refused to extend, paving the way for his departure this summer.
The daily newspaper “Sport Bild” confirmed that “Robert Lewandowski’s goal machine will leave the club no later than the summer of 2023”: “In recent weeks, the best FIFA player 2021 has announced to his superiors at Bayern Munich that he will not extend his contract, as of now. It is valid for one year.” The Sport1 website, citing its own sources, confirms this information.
Real will communicate internally about the signing of Mbappe for a period of six years
According to Le Parisien, Real Madrid are very optimistic about signing Kylian Mbappé this summer. The club will even communicate internally and with players on the transfer market when the French striker arrives this summer in Spain to sign a six-year contract there.
In fact, nothing has been signed at the moment from the player who maintains all open assumptions about his future: extending with PSG or leaving at the end of his contract on June 30. Last week, the delegation accompanying him denied the possibility of reaching an agreement to extend the agreement with Paris.
Atletico do not want to keep Griezmann, according to the Spanish press
Antoine Griezmann may leave Atletico Madrid next summer. According to Cadena Cope, the Madridista club does not want to manage the second French international year on loan. Even the leaders have already made their decision in front of the player’s sister and his lawyer. Going back to last summer at the club where he exploded, the France international had a disappointing season with a statistical contribution that fell short of expectations (8 goals, 6 assists in 37 games).
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Atletico are hoping to salvage the French player’s hefty salary (18 million euros per season) who could subsequently return to FC Barcelona where he is under contract until 2024, but has not won it since his arrival in 2019 (coming from Atletico Madrid). Since his departure last summer, things have changed with Xavi’s arrival on the bench, but nothing has escaped the former midfielder’s intentions with the Frenchman.
Lewandowski would not extend… and he would have announced it to Bayern Munich
According to Sky, Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski told his leaders last week that he would not extend his contract, which will expire in June 2023. With this choice, the pole, who wants to live a new challenge, opens the doors to exit from this summer. Robert Lewandowski prefers FC Barcelona. Read all the information here.
Barcelona formalizes Coutinho’s permanent transfer to Aston Villa
Barcelona and Coutinho, it’s definitely over. In the event of failure in Catalonia since his arrival with great fanfare in 2018, the Brazilian forward was finally moved to Aston Villa, a club that has been on loan since January. Barcelona announced an agreement with Villans for a €20 million deal. Barcelona negotiated a clause allowing them to receive 50% of potential capital gains during the 29-year-old’s future resale.
Paris Saint-Germain is tracking Bremer, the Brazilian defender of Torino
Strengthening PSG’s defense appears to have been a goal of the Paris captains this summer. The French club follows the champion Bremer, the defender, who plays in Turin. Leonardo led this concrete path for several weeks. But it is only in its infancy. The competition from Italy is strong in this case.
The 25-year-old Brazilian joined Torino in the summer of 2018 from Atletico Mineiro for 5.8 million euros. He played 33 games this season with three goals and one assist. He is under contract with Turin until June 2024.
Donnarumma announced that the goalkeeper’s situation at Paris Saint-Germain will change
During an interview with AFP, Gianluigi Donnarumma admitted that the rotation of goalkeepers this season at Paris Saint-Germain was difficult to live with: “I have a very good relationship with Keylor (Navas). We are two good people, we understand the situation, but it was difficult, and for His too, but let’s say we made it through, with the whole group and especially between us.”
The European champions with Italy, relaunched next season, ruled out a similar situation. As for the question: “And if there should be another season like this, to share the job?” Donnarumma was resolute: “No, I think it certainly won’t happen like this, because I think the club will make choices.”
Haaland will have a release clause of 150 million that can be activated after two seasons at City
German media Bild indicated on Thursday that Erling Haaland, whose move to Manchester City has just been formalized, has a release clause of 150 million that could be activated after two seasons with Sky Blue.
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Official: Schroeder replaces Ten Hag on the bench at Ajax
Alfred Schroeder returns to Ajax Amsterdam to replace Erich ten Hag, who has left for Manchester United. The Dutch coach signed a two-year contract (plus an optional contract) with Lancer. Schroeder knows the place well since he was Ten Hag’s deputy between 2018 and 2019.
Currently occupying Brugge, with whom he could be crowned the Belgian champions in the coming days, Schroeder was Ronald Koeman’s assistant at Barcelona as well as the head coach of Hoffenheim between 2019 and 2020.
Haller considered in Dortmund to replace Haaland
Although Karim Adeyemi has already been officially recruited, Borussia Dortmund is also considering Sebastian Haller’s guarantee of a post-Haaland guarantee. According to the media Sports 1 And to focusThe Eredivisie is in talks with Ajax to recruit the 27-year-old Ivorian international.
It was already possible to find a preliminary agreement with the player. With Ajax, Dortmund still has to negotiate, according to the same sources. The Dutch champion management expects 35 million euros. A request that would force Borussia to sell at first. The departure of Swiss defender Manuel Akanji could serve the purpose.
Juventus will be in pole position for Pogba
At the end of the contract with Manchester United at the end of the season, Paul Pogba should not continue to venture with the Red Devils at the end of the current training. According to the Mirror newspaper, Juventus is preparing to contract the French midfielder. The Italian club will now be in pole position to reclaim the 2018 world champion, who left the Bianconeri in 2016. A salary of over €9 million is announced annually.
Ter Stegen could leave Barcelona too
After Frenkie de Jong, it was the turn of Marc-André Ter Stegen, the club’s goalkeeper, to be announced upon departure. According to Cadena SER, the German goalkeeper will be one of the players the management will be willing to sell to balance their accounts.
Barcelona follows Ravenha
According to Sport, FC Barcelona is closely following the end of the Leeds season, with Ravenha playing. The Brazilian winger is estimated at 45 million euros, and he has a clause in his contract in the event of his relegation to the second division, which could allow him to leave the Premier League club in the event of an offer of up to 25 million euros. Leeds, who have lost their last three matches, are currently 18th with two matches remaining.
Dembele would like to stay in Barcelona
At the end of the contract next June with FC Barcelona, Ousmane Dembele had made it clear to Xavi, his coach, his desire to extend the adventure in Catalonia according to information from El Chiringuito.
Frenkie de Jong . must be sold
According to information received from Spanish journalist Gerard Romero, Frenkie de Jong will be sold during this transfer period by FC Barcelona who are in need of money. Manchester United must bring back the Dutch midfielder, who has already played under the orders of Erik ten Hag.
Chiellini will leave Juventus at the end of the season
Giorgio Chiellini (37) announced his departure from Juventus at the end of the season on Wednesday after losing the Italian Cup to Inter Milan. (2-4, AP). He has been playing there for 17 years and won 19 titles. The Italy international defender, who will play his last game for the national team on June 1, said he does not know if he will stop playing football for good or embark on one last adventure, for example in North America.
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Hello everyone and welcome to RMC Sport live to catch up on the latest information and news from the transfer window. The main move in the past few days was necessarily Erling Haaland’s move in the direction of Manchester City, and he was soon replaced by Karim Adeyemi. This could soon be followed by other large-scale moves.