Madrid, Barca, Manchester United Latest News; Rooney Returns To Old Trafford, Barca To sign Alcantara, Bale
Barcelona lining up their first bid for Depay
Barcelona are lining up their first official bid Lyon Memphis Depay, L'Equipe claims. The French side are demanding around €30 million (£27m/$35m) for the Dutch forward, who is in the final year of his contract.
Manchester United ready to offload some players
United are finding it difficult to sell off some players, reports ESPN. The Red Devils are ready to allow Phil Jones, Chris Smalling, Marcos Rojo, Andreas Pereira and Sergio Romero to leave the club but are struggling to identify suitors willing to take on big wages.
The Red devils to sign three additional players
The Red devils are hoping to add three more fresh faces to their ranks before the next deadline passes, claims by Manchester United evening news.
Donny van de Beek has been the only arrival at Old Trafford so far this summer, but the Red Devils are pursuing other options - with Jadon Sancho still a top target.
Barcelona to sign Alcantara instead of wijnaldum
The Spanish giant would prefer to see Thiago Alcantara return to the club rather than Georginio Wijnaldum be snapped up from Liverpool, claims Bild.
Current Barcelona coach, Ronald Koeman has however, made a raid on Anfield for a midfielder he knows well one of his top priorities.
Zindane wants Bale out
The Galaticos head coach Zinedine Zidane wants Gareth Bale sold this summer, according to Marca.
The relationship between the pair has completely broken down, to the point where the club now has no choice but to offload the Welshman.
Rooney returns to Old Trafford
The match takes place at Old Trafford, which means Rooney will take the Three Lions’ hot-seat in what would usually be the United home dugout.
Fans will be able to watch Rooney’s managerial debut, live on ITV on September 7th. Rooney is back at old Trafford to help coach the Three Lions the annual charity match, (Soccer Aid for UNICEF).
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