January transfer window: All the gossip
December is almost over, which means one thing – the January transfer window is set to open. January 1st 2018, will see the teams in the Premier League battling it out to get hold of top-rated footballers but it also gives them chance to get rod of players who are struggling to do their job. Teams across the Premier League will be counting down the hours now, until they can buy, sell and loan players out once again. The transfer window is a difficult time to make big decisions, but the best players in this business will always find a way to make themselves better and put in better performances. Transfer deadline day is a frantic and fascinating date in the football calendar, so let’s take a peek at what the rumors are, surrounding the teams in the Premier League.
Race is on
Tottenham Hotspur are chasing fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon for £30m, this will see Ryan Sessengnon replace Manchester United target Danny Rose.
Rumour has it, that Iker Casillas is eyeing a transfer to the Premier League in the January transfer window – but which team does he have his eye on? According to our sources, the 36 year old has instructed his agent to move him to the Premier League, having not played for Real Madrid since October. The number 2 goalkeeper is not happy that he’s not been able to have a game for a good few months – and rightly so.
David Luis days at Chelsea seem to be numbered, after he had a clash with Antonio Conte – the Chelsea manager. Chelsea want to see David Luis in January after the clash.
Eric Bailly’s of Manchester United, suffered an injury which will see Manchester United sensation Johnny Evans returning from West Bromwich Albion.
Christian Benteke could be set for a move to Everton, as Sam Allardyce is plotting to snatch him in the January transfer window.
Tug of war!
Arsenal London will certainly be the Premier League team to watch this January, what with Mesut Ozil and Alexs Sanchez entering into the final months of their contracts. It seems the Gunners have a battle on their hands for Thomas Lemar, as Chelsea and Liverpool booth want to seal a deal on him too. but who will he prefer to play for?
Another Arsenal player that is looking to leave the team this transfer window is Jack Wilshere – and it seems like Newcastle are set to sign the midfielder, ahead of the competition West Ham United.
It seems Jose Mourinho is after a 16-year old from Austria, having enquired about RB Salzburg teenager Ulrick Ella. Jose made the enquiry about the talented striker on Sunday 17th December and are hoping to add the teen to their academy.
Liverpool are tirelessly searching for a new centre-back and have enquired about Lazio’s Stefan De Vrij. But, the team are searching for more talent to help them reach the top of the table this transfer window.