Transfer News and Rumours: Manchester United Targets former Manchester City’s Striker, Edin Dzeko
Red Devils head coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer are making preparations to add a goalscorer to his squad, after letting Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez leave the club in the summer.
The former Molde coach has turned his attentions to the Ex-Man City striker after cooling their interest in Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic.
The Milan Clubs targets Xhaka
Xhaka’s former club Borussia Monchengladbach are also believed to be keen, though it is believed the 27-year-old is not interested in a return to Germany at the current time.
Mourinho Chosed Sacramento as his Assistant
Follwing his appointment as Tottenham new manager, Jose Mourinho has picked Joao Sacramento as his assistant manager at Tottenham as he rebuilds the club’s backroom staff, reports the Telegraph.
Sacramento joins Tottenham from Lille, and had before worked under Leonardo Jardim during a spell at Monaco.
Mourinho’s long-serving assistant coach Rui Faria is currently managing in Dubai, so wasn’t available to be appointed.
Bayer targets Pochettino at the end of season
Following his dismisal as Tottenham‘s head coach, Pocehettino can begin learning German
Bayern Munich could retain interim coach Hansi Flick before appointing Mauricio Pochettino at the end of the season, claim Bild.
So as to give the Ex-Tottenham boss time to begin learning German.
Sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic is thought to be a fan of Pochettino’s, and has apparently met him in the past.
Inter Eye Giroud deal
Inter have made Olivier Giroud their target signing, as they opened talks with the Blues over a January deal for Olivier Giroud, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport via Calciomercato.
The French man sets to end his stay at Stamford Bridge as his contract expires at the end of the season but is keen to move in the winter window to secure first team football and therefore boost his chances of featuring for France at Euro 2020.
Giroud has made just two starts for Chelsea this season.
Arsenal Elneny’s Agent denies Ac Milan’s link
Mohamed Elneny’s Agen has reportedly denied reports that the Besiktas midfielder has been linked with the Serie A side AC Milan.
The Turkey international last summer moved on a season-long loan from Arsenal but has continued to be linked with a number of other European clubs.
Wanyama linked with Celtic return
Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama might make a return to former club Celtic, reports The Guardian.
The 28-year-old has just played three times for Spurs this season and is eager to make a return back to the Hoops on loan in January.
In turn, winger Jonny Hayes may be leaving Celtic as Huddersfield are making a move to sign him.
Fruchtl signs new Bayern deal
Bayern Munich youngster Christian Fruchtl has signed a new contract which extends his stay at Allianz Arena.
The 19-year-old shot-stopper, who is yet to make his debut for the senior club, has agreed fresh terms through to the summer of 2022.