Welcome back, Silly Season ! Here’s todays news and rumors, before the official start of this Summer Window Mercato !
Jérémy Morel,(Olympique de Marseille) refused to sign a new contract with the Phocean club and he’s currently in Lyon’s medical center; he will be one of the new Gones, for the next three seasons. Henry Bedimo, is on he move; he leaves France’s gastronomy Capital, for greener pastures (Bordeaux, Serie A ?) Lyon are also discussing a new contract with their playmaker Clement Grenier and with Montpellier’s Morgan Sanson.
Paris st Germain
France’ s champion will be very much present in this Summer’s Window Mercato; they’ll try to offload some of their players, young or old, it doesn’t matter.( UEFA financial fair-play obligations). PSG’s boss Laurent Blanc, wants another striker, a midfielder and a goalkeeper good enough for Champions League; Salvatore Sirigu, the current number one is not CL material. Marco Verratti, should stay with the Parisians; after a fabulous season, he’s wanted by several big European clubs, but he just declared his love for the club:” I want to stay here, he said(AFP) I feel good living in this city and working for this club. If PSG don’t throw me out, then I’ll be more than happy to stay, for PSG is a great team with a great project and I sincerely believe that we can win the Champions League Cup.”
AS Monaco :
Monaco’s Tunisian jewel, Aymen Abdennour, after Tottenham’s interest, is now in Bayern’s and Wolfsburg Mercato’s plans. The 25 years-old midfielder is under contract, untill 2019 but another Monégasque is on the market on free: Dmitar Berbatov !
YES, he will stay ! Yaya’s Touré decision to stay in his current club, was distressing news for Roberto’s Mancini side, for Internazionale’s boss had great plans for the International Ivorian.He’ll have to find someone else, after the player’s interview at Manchester Evening News:” I’m going to stay; I want to help the team to improve, ready to work hard and do my best for the new season.”
After signing Austrian International Kevin Wimmer, the North London club will have to deal with Jan Vertonghen’s contract and Hugo Lloris’ rumored exit to a CL club( PSG-Manchester United ?) Head coach Mauricio Pochettino, denied his prized goalkeeper exit and qualified the newspapers articles as rumors and nothing else. We shall see.
LA LIGA :
Rafael Benitez, left Napoli and he’s now in Spain, waiting for the official nomination as Real Madrid’s Manager. His arrival could change Manchester United’s goalkeeper David De Gea signing , for the Spanish boss is very keen to work again with Pepe Reina; good memories from Liverpool ?
SERIE A :
WANTED : Paul Pogba, French, Aged 21 : the young international is on every big club’s wish list; Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United, PSG, you name it. The Champions League Final is just a few days away, but rumors about the player’s next destination, are running galore. The latest poll(Do you want Pogba in your team, Canal + FR) gives 51% of PSG’s supporters positive answers; Laurent Blanc would love to have him too, but we’ll have more information, after the Final; Paul Pogba’s new destination, is going to be this summer favorite show!
This is just the beginning; more to come shortly !