Transfer news and rumours of the day: 26th July, 2016
Welcome to our daily transfer rumours round-up. Today’s gossip world sees Arsenal on the verge of completing the signing of a Ligue 1 striker while Real Madrid turn to Italian international to sort out their midfield conundrum.
Elsewhere Chelsea can finally complete the signing of their long-term midfield target after the player was officially put on sale. Meanwhile, we are yet to get anything concrete on Paul Pogba’s transfer to Manchester United.
On that note, here are the transfer news and rumours doing the rounds on July 26th.
- Mino Raiola is meeting with Juventus later tonight to discuss Paul Pogba’s transfer to Manchester United. According to Di Marzio, the Old Lady first want to conclude a deal for Gonzalo Higuain before deciding anything on Pogba’s move to Old Trafford.
– According to Sky Italia, Mauro Icardi hasn’t ruled out leaving Inter Milan for Napoli after he commented - “we’ll see what happens”. Icardi has been linked with a move to Arsenal and Napoli this summer.
- Napoli are reportedly offering €25m for Corentin Tolisso, now Lyon must decide whether or not to sell. According to Gazzetta dello Sports, this is Napoli’s final offer who now await Lyon’s response.