Real Madrid planning major attacking overhaul worth €300 million and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 12th 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 12, 2017:
Real Madrid planning huge attacking overhaul next summer
According to Don Balon, Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is ready to flex the club's muscles in the transfer market next summer and has begun planning a €300 million attacking overhaul. Don Balon reports that Real Madrid are set to offload Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale next season and bring in Paulo Dybala and Antoine Griezmann to replace the current duo. Both the mentioned players will be looking for a move next summer and hence Perez believes that next summer is the right time to bring back the Galacticos era.
FC Barcelona failed to reach the asking price for Angel Di Maria
L'equipe has claimed that the Catalans were in negotiations with Paris Saint-Germain for the acquisition of Angel Di Maria. Barcelona had reportedly made an offer of €45 million plus add-ons for the Argentine winger but the Parisians were adamant in their valuation of €60 million. The deal broke down soon enough as both the clubs could not agree on a fee which was agreeable to both.