Barca do everything to get De Jong out
In Spain, the Frenkie de Jong file takes a rather unusual turn with FC Barcelona. Barça absolutely wants to sell the Dutchman and has even given him a rather crazy ultimatum: either he leaves or he extends but with a lower salary… The club wants to cancel his current contract because it was signed with the former management because he considers it a “criminal action! But according to sports worldthere is “De Jong debateoh be your club! “The future of Frenkie, who maintains his intention to stay, generates two currents of opinion at the club. The president and the board prefer him to stay, while the sporting management would be happy for him to leave if Silva arrives.On the other hand, this should not prevent Marcos Alonso from joining Catalonia in the coming days. As indicated sportthe arrival of the Spanish defender is complete! “Barca have already reached an agreement with the player for three seasons.” But on the other hand, “the Blaugrana won’t make an offer to Chelsea until they find out if they can sign him.»
“Grumpy Mommy Hour»
In England, the probable arrival of Adrien Rabiot at Manchester United is causing a lot of ink to flow. And the reputation of the midfielder precedes him beyond La Manche. Inevitably, the tabloids are having a field day this morning. This is the case of daily star which title it is “grumpy mom hour“, referring to the sulphurous temperament of the mother and agent of the player Véronique Rabiot. For the Manchester Evening Newsat the Rabiots’it’s the mother who speaks! Manchester United accepts the deal with Rabiot – now they have to convince their mother.” The DailyMirror also having fun with this “Mom!plastered on its cover. But the daily gives details on the looming transfer: “Manchester are negotiating with Rabiot’s mother over an €18m move to Juventus before settling on Arnautovic, the former Stoke and West Ham striker.” To pay The Guardianthis does not prevent the Red Devils from continuing to hope for Frenkie De Jong: “United are closing in on Rabiot while chasing De Jong.The Mancunians have decided to spend the second on their transfer window, especially in the middle.
Juve and Inter in the dark
We end this tour of the press in Italy where the transfer window is also making the headlines. And for The Gazzetta dello Sport : “everything is open! In particular for two very specific files. “Skriniar is in the balance – Inzaghi is worried: the court that PSG is making to the Slovak is scary. Zhang will have the last word. Akanji in the sights to replace him. For Juve, Depay is the target – The Old Lady is pushing for the Dutchman from Barca, as Kostic is expected to arrive in Turin today.» This is what announces Tutosport also on its cover by challenging Massimiliano Allegri: “Max, there’s Kostic for you.And why not Leandro Paredes. The Argentinian is targeted by Juve but PSG are facing a “dilemma» with his midfielder as indicated by Le Parisien. “If the Argentinian could pay the price for the upcoming arrival of Fabian Ruiz in midfield, he retains an important place in the Parisian locker room and a potentially valuable profile. Courted by Juventus Turin, his future remains uncertain.“The transfer window is still long!