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Wednesday transfer news LIVE: Barcelona in trouble, Greizman to Chelsea, Coutinho, Vinicius and more

Barcelona to offer Greizman to Chelsea

Barcelona are in critical financial situation and have no choice than to resort to selling of some stars to raise funds. As it stands now, the club needs about €170m to renew Lionel Messi's contract and register players who have just joined the club this summer(Memphis Depay, Aguero, Emerson Royal and Eric Garcia). Barcelona have already cashed in Junior Firpo and have sanctioned a loan deal for Francisco Trincao in a bid mitigate the situation. However it seem the Catalans would have to sacrifice another big name to normalize the situation and reports from Spain says, Barcelona are ready to sell French forward, Antonie Greizman this summer. With Chelsea desperately in need of a striker, Barcelona are set to offer the 30 year to the blues to cut their losses.

Achraf Hakimi joins Paris Saint-Germain

 Inter Milan wingback, Achraf Hakimi has officially joined French giants, Paris Saint-Germain after a long negotiation tussle. Paris Saint-Germain were in a keen race with Chelsea for Hakimi's signature last month, however his astronomical fee priced Chelsea out of the race leaving the French outfit the sole suitor for the 23 year old. Paris Saint-Germain have completed the transfer of the Moroccan after meeting Inter Milan's €70m asking price.

Arsenal reportedly makes Aouar bid

Houssem Aouar has been a long time target for the Gunners and reports from London suggest, Arsenal have made a bid for the 23 year old. The French midfielder has been linked with moves out of Olympique Lyon following his impressive performances since making his professional debut. However a move to London looks likely following Arsenal's concrete attempt to sign the midfielder.

Ancelotti want to bring Richarlison to Real Madrid.

Real Madrid manager, Carlo Ancelotti is interested in bringing Brazilian striker, Richarlison to Real Madrid. Ancelotti was Richarlison's manager last season at Everton and was impressed with the Brazilian's consistency and sharpness as a forward. The Italian manager has reportedly held one-on-one talks with the 25 year old to convince him to join Madrid this summer.

 Pep Guardiola rules out Kane deal

Tottenham striker, Harry Kane disclosed his desire to leave Spurs after the club failed to secure a champions league qualification last season. He went on to declare his desire to join Manchester City but Spurs are reluctant to sell the 27 year old. Manchester City made a whopping bid of £100m to sign the attacker, however the club rejected the offer and demanded £150m fee in a bid to price Manchester City out. The plan seemed to have worked following Guardiola's decision to end their pursuit for the English striker. If Spurs continue to hold out to the £150m price tag, Kane may not leave London this summer.

Liverpool are interested in Lorenzo Insigne

Lorenzo Insigne has been on a fantastic form for Italy in the ongoing European tournament and Liverpool happens to be one of the teams, whose attention has been caught by the performance of the Napoli talisman. The 30 year old is currently on the wishlist of Liverpool and the Reds would have to meet his €48m price tag if the want to proceed with his transfer this summer.

Barcelona ready to accept £20m for Coutinho.

Cash-strapped Barcelona are willing to get rid of Philippe Coutinho and ready to accept any bid as low as £20m for the Brazilian. Coutinho is one of the players on astronomical salary at Barcelona and the club's dire financial situation has forced them to offload several first team players including the 29 year old to normalize the situation. 

Liverpool is interested in Vinicius Jnr

Real Madrid and Brazil winger, Vinicius Jnr has emerged a surprise target for The Reds. Liverpool are desperate to sharpen their attacking armoury this summer and have been linked with several marquee attackers. The lastest to emerge on their wishlist is the 20 year old Brazilian, who is valued by Madrid at €40m. Vinicius Jnr's perfromances has been underwhelming since joining the los blancos in 2017 and Madrid is willing to let him leave if the appropriate offer arrives. Liverpool may take advantage of the situation to sign the attacker this summer.

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