Manchester United is also hunting Arturo Vidal
Arturo Vidal to Manchester or Chelsea? For quite a while there are rumors about Bayern Munich star Arturo Vidal. The newest rumor comes from Chelsea. The Blues are interested to buy the Chilean. But now also Manchester United has expressed his interest. Thus, a change from Bayern Munich in the Premier League is becoming more likely. Bayern coach Jupp Heynckes has denied an immediate change to Chelsea. But by summer, Arturo Vidal will leave Bayern. At the age of 30 he is looking for a new challenge and Chelsea or Manchester United are his best options. Wanna bet on it? here…
Southampton make record transfer: FC Southamption have bought Monaco’s Guido Carrillo from AS Monaco. The Saints confirmed the transfer on Thursday night. Apparently, Southampton has paid about 22 million euros to buy the Argentine from the Principality. This makes Guido Carrillo the most expensive player of the Premier League club of all time. For the Gabonese Mario Lemina paid the Premier League club last summer about 18 million euros to Juventus Turin.
Match Day 25 Premier League
- ⇒ Swansea City – Arsenal London
- ⇒ Westham United – Crystal Palace
Tuesday, 30th January – 20:00h
- ⇒ Huddersfield – FC Liverpool
Wednesday, 31th January – 19:45h
- ⇒ Southampton FC – Brighton
- ⇒ Chelsea – Bournemouth
- ⇒ Everton FC – Leicester City
- ⇒ Newcastle United – Burnley FC
Wednesday, 31th January – 20:00h
- ⇒ Manchester City – West Bromwich
- ⇒ Tottenham Hotspurs – Manchester United
- ⇒ Stoke City – Watford FC
More Premier League News and Rumors
Jose Mourinho extends contract with Manchester United: Coach Jose Mourinho has already renewed his contract with Manchester United. This, the Red Devils officially announced on Thursday evening. The new employment contract of the Portuguese couch is dated until 2020, with an option for another year. Jose Mourinho said “I am very honored and proud to be manager of Manchester United. I would like to say a big thank you to the owners and Mr. Woodward for confirming my hard work.” Ed Woodward, Deputy Chairman of the Red Devils is very pleased with the contract extension of the star coach.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Transfer in danger: As the Daily Mail reports, there are even more difficulties with the transfer of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal London. On the one hand, the two football clubs do not agree on the transfer fee. On the other hand, in exchange Olivier Giroud should change from Arsenal to Borussia Dortmund. The player obviously has other plans and does not want to play in Dortmund. Thus, Borussia Dortmund is now investigating a possible transfer of Michy Batshuayi from Chelsea FC. This confirmed Chelsea coach Antonio Conte.
Joao Mario to West Ham United? The transfer of Joao Mario from Inter Milan to West Ham United seems certain. Both sides have confirmed that. The 25-year-old midfield player at Inter Milan only second choice after the signing of Rafinha from Barcelona. Hammers coach David Moyes confirmed on Thursday the rumors about a possible loan from Inter Milan. “Your sources are correct, it’s a loan, but we can tell you more when the transfer is complete,” said the Scot at a press conference.
Gareth Bale back in Premier League?
Again there are rumors that Real Madrid Superstar Gareth Bale is thinking about returning to the Premier League. Having already named Tottenham Hotspurs, but obviously Manchester United are also interested. Gareth Bale played for Southampton and Tottenham in England’s top division from 2007 to 2013, ahead of his Spain involvement. The now 28-year-old Bale will almost certainly finish his career sometime in the Premier League, but the question is “when”.
There is only one small problem for Gareth Bale: Jose Mourinho. His former coach at Real Madrid is obviously not interested in a deal – contrary to the bosses at Manchester United. They are backing for a transfer of the Super Striker – a transfer fee of £84 million was called. What is also currently speaking against a transfer from Bale to Manchester United, top star Alexis Sanchez moved from Arsenal London to Old Trafford – in exchange with Henrikh Mkhitaryan. At least in the moment Gareth Bale must probably wait – perhaps even to a time after Jose Mourinho. It remains exciting …
Match Day 24 Premier League
Saturday, 20th January – 13:30h
- ⇒ Brighton Albion – Chelsea FC
Saturday, 13th January – 16:00h
- ⇒ Arsenal FC – Crystal Palace
- ⇒ AFC Bournemouth – West Ham United
- ⇒ Stoke City – Huddersfild Town
- ⇒ Leicester City – Watford FC
- ⇒ Everton FC – West Bromwich
- ⇒ Burnley FC – Manchester United
Saturday, 13th January – 18:30h
- ⇒ Manchester City – Newcastle United
Sunday, 21th January – 17:00h
- ⇒ Southampton FC – Tottenham Hotspurs
Monday, 22th January – 21:00h
- ⇒ Swansea City – Liverpool
More Premier League News and Rumors
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leaves Borussia Dortmund – no one has any doubts about that. The new hot address is called Arsenal London, that seems to be safe. But where is the problem? For one, Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund are not yet agreed regarding the transfer fee and probably also the high salary demands of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. On the other hand, after the sale of Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United, Arsenal London is also under pressure and will probably announce a transfer in the next few days.
Another highly sought-after player has extended his contract to Manchester City: midfield star Fernandinho. He has signed a new contract dated to 2020. This was announced by the Skyblues on Friday afternoon. “This is a club with a fantastic future and I want to be there for as long as possible,” said Fernandinho, who moved to Manchester from Shakhtar Donetsk in 2013. The 32-year-old belongs to the regular staff under Pep Guardiola. From 23 league matches he was 22 times in the starting lineup.
This player will definitely not move to the Premier League: Malcom Oliveira, known as Malcom, the Brazilian footballer who plays as a forward for Girondins Bordeaux. Arsenal is currently not ready to pay the 50 million euro transfer fee. In the summer, however, they want to continue negotiations and hopes to be able to commit the 20-year-old then. That will probably increase the chances of a certain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang …