Transfer news and rumours of the day: 22nd July, 2016
Welcome to our daily transfer rumours round-up. Today has been all about surprise signings, featuring Liverpool going after a 39-year old keeper while Arsene Wenger continuing to sign youngsters when the need is to bring potent experienced players.
Andre Gomes meanwhile completed his move to Barcelona while you were sleeping early this morning and Andre Schurrle will play for a new club next season as well.
On that note, here are the transfer news and rumours doing the rounds on July 22nd.
- Juventus are interested in Ivan Rakitic as a potential Paul Pogba replacement, according to reports from Spanish Media. After Barcelona signed Andre Gomes last night, Rakitic is seen as a potential candidate to quit Camp Nou this summer.
- AC Milan are set to make a move for Juan Cuadrado and have opened the talks with a €25m bid. However, Chelsea will not enter negotiations for anything less than €30m.
- AS Roma are reportedly pushing to sign Borja Valero, but Fiorentina aren’t keen to sell. Roma manager Luciano Spalletti is a big admirer of the player and has made him his number one target this summer.