FC Barcelona to reignite interest in summer target in January and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 13th September, 2017
Hello and welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. Today's stories feature the latest update on some of the major happenings in world football which may change the complexion of a few clubs. So let's head right in and take a look at the major happenings across Europe that made headlines on September 13, 2017:
FC Barcelona to renew interest in Jean-Michael Seri
After missing out on the Nice midfielder in January, FC Barcelona are set to go all out in their pursuit of Jean-Michael Serri in January. Sport believes that the Catalans have dropped their interest in Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and will now concentrate solely on acquiring Seri from the Ligue 1 side. The midfielder was ready to move to Spain in the summer but Barcelona club president Josep Bartomeu backed off from the deal at the last minute leaving Seri utterly dejected.
Marcelo signs a new long term deal with Real Madrid
Club stalwart and one of Zinedine Zidane's trusted lieutenants, Marcelo has penned a new long term deal with the European giants today. Agreeing to a new five-year contract, Marcelo will now be seen in the famous white of Real Madrid until 30th June 2022. Since joining in 2007, Marcelo has won four La Liga titles and three Champions League crowns with Los Blancos.