17th of November 2020 Transfer rumours comprise of all the ongoing discussions and negotiations which could take place in the upcoming transfer window. The January transfer window remains seven weeks to be opened and some teams have started to search for recruitments to their squad. Indeed, some teams are not yet satisfied with their current squad performance and will look to correcting the necessary areas. Therefore, read on to know what is going on in today’s transfer rumors.
As revealed by the Sun, France manager Didier Deschamps said Olivier Giroud needs to exit his current club Chelsea if he wants to keep his place in the international squad. The French striker has fallen in the pecking order behind Tammy Abraham and new signing Timo Werner.
Spanish giants Barcelona are keen to sell four first-team players in the upcoming January transfer window. The players keen to leave Camp Nou are French defender Samuel Umtiti, Spanish left-back Junior Firpo, Denmark striker Martin Braithwaite, and Brazilian midfielder Matheus Fernandes. In other words, the Spanish club is ready to reduce its wage bill.
It was revealed that Leicester City have started negotiation with Northern Ireland defender Jonny Evans over a contract extension.
Paris Saint Germain:
Paris Saint Germain will try to bring Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos whose contract expires next summer to their club. The Spanish defender will be free to negotiate with foreign clubs from the 1st of January.
As reported by Goal, Paris Saint Germain is similarly trying to convince France forward Kylian Mbappe and Brazilian winger Neymar Jr to extend their current contract with them.
Manchester United are trying to secure a deal to bring England winger Jadon Sancho to Old Trafford before next year’s European Championships. The Borussia Dortmund star was linked with a move to the English club throughout the summer transfer window but not deal was materialized.
The Blues are targeting to sell a number of their players to fund a £67m move for West Ham midfielder Declan Rice. The English star was the Blues academy participant before leaving for West Ham. This has been talked about multiple times in the past transfer rumours.
Scottish Champions Celtic wants to take Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson on loan when the transfer window opens in January. The English star has spent the past three seasons on loan in two different clubs.
Aston Villa assistant coach John Terry has emerged as one of the candidates to become the new Derby County boss. The Championship club parted with Phillip Cocu, their most recent boss by mutual agreement.
As revealed by Express, Barcelona wants to complete a move for Chelsea’s outcast defender Antonio Rudiger when the transfer window opens. They could also go for Arsenal’s German defender Shkodran Mustafi as an alternative if the deal does not fall through.
The Sun also discovered that Everton and Tottenham are both interested in signing Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik when the transfer window opens. Poland forward could be available for as little as £10 million.
Sporting Braga Portuguese defender David Carmo has been monitored by Manchester United in recent weeks. More will be revealed on this in the coming transfer rumours.
Wolverhampton Wanderers forward Adama Traore believes he is not included in the starting lineup because he refused a contract extension. The Spanish winger’s contract deal runs until 2023.