It’s the week-end but no day off for the (brave) passionate Summer’s Window Transfers fans! There are signings and rumors galore: Silly Season’s best(or worst), here they come!
The war of Milan’s two prestigious clubs is still open; Internazionale won this Mercato’s first round. AS MONACO’s Geoffrey Kondogbia, will play for them (5-year contract) instead of their opponents. Andriano Galliano, rossonero’s vice-president, was furious after losing the midfielder’s signing to the rival club:” at 13.30 it was done he said.We had the player’s and Monaco’s ok( 40 M Euros transfer fee). Then Silence! Apparently , Internazionale, gave more money.”
La Fiorentina , have signed a new Head coach; Paolo Sousa,( FC Bâle) will replace iconic Vincenzo Montella, untill 2018.
Cedric Soares,(Sporting CP) rumored to sign to Premier League’s Stoke, joined instead Southampton on a 5M Euros+ 2M bonuses. The 23-year old Portuguese defender, will replace Nathaniel Clyne, en route to Liverpool.
Gaël Kakuta the French midfielder, will be Sevillian from now on. The former Chelsea’s Youth Academy graduate, signed a four-year contract with FC Sevilla on a 3,5 M Euros transfer fee.
Cameroon’s International midfielder Stéphane MBia, (Sevilla FC) rumored to Internazionale and Dortmund, signed to Turkey’s Trabzonspor.
RUMORS (but not only)
West Ham, are so keen to sign Marseille’s Dimitri Payet, that they’re ready to pay 20 M Euros transfer fee and £70,000 weekly wages. The 28-year old French international, scored 7 in this season’s 38 games. This costly transfer could help Marseillais’ delicate financial problems.
La Gazetta dello Sports, understand that Atletico’s Madrid forward, Mario Mandzukic, bought only last season from Dortmund, is in Turin passing his medical, to join Serie’s A Champions Juventus. The 29-year old Croatian international, netted 17 goals in 38 games. Will he be Carlos Teves replacement en route to South America ?
Serie A’s “Old Lady” is also keen to sign Manchester’s City Stevan Jovetic. The Montenegro’s International, is rarely used by Manuel Pellegrine and it seems that a come-back to Serie A would be welcome from the player.
Spanish newspaper Marca, understand that Liverpool still want to sign Real’s Madrid Asier IIIlarramendi; the Merengue club, refused Reds’ first offer but now it seems that the English club are ready to propose 22 M Euros for the midfielder.
Manchester United, are very active in this season Mercato; Sunday People understand that the club is ready to pay £7,5 million for German midfierder Bastien Schweinsteiger, still under contract with Bayern Munchen, untill 2016.
This week-end it’s over, but there will be many more !