Chelsea to trigger €100 million release for striker, Real Madrid eye Brazilian star and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 11th November, 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 November 11, 2017:
Chelsea set to activate Mauro Icardi's release clause
After failing to land his targets last summer, Antonio Conte is set to go all guns blazing in the January transfer market. A report in El Gol Digital claims that the Blues are preparing a €100 million bid for the Inter Milan hitman and are ready to trigger his release clause in January. Icardi has been in fine touch this season and has already scored 11 league goals this season.
Notching a goal every 97 minutes this season, Icardi might be on his way to London as Conte prepares to put together a stunning strike duo of Morata and Icardi at Stamford Bridge.
Tottenham Hotspur eyeing Manuel Lanzini
The Daily Mirror has reported that Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is monitoring the progress of Manuel Lanzini at West Ham United. The 24-year-old playmaker is one of the Hammers' best players and has garnered interest from a number of top English clubs. Pochettino is said to be a huge fan of the Argentine and may make a move next summer. Everton and Liverpool are also linked with the 24-year-old who joined West Ham in 2014 from Al Jazira.