Real Madrid planning shock recall, Manchester United identify first summer signing: Transfer round-up, February 2, 2018
Hello and welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. Though the January market is now closed, that will not stop the clubs from looking at potential summer recruitments. And as always, there are news which make headlines irrespective of the transfer window.
On that note, let's take a look at all the top transfer news that made headlines on February 2, 2018:
Real Madrid to recall James Rodriguez
Real Madrid are set to hand a shock recall to James Rodriguez from Bayern Munich. The Colombian attacker was sent on a two-year loan spell to Germany after not being given a prominent role under Zinedine Zidane. Don Balon has now claimed that Rodriguez is yearning for a return back to Spain and has expressed his wish to his international teammate and now Barcelona player Yerry Mina.
The Spanish outlet has reported that club supremo is ready to grant Rodriguez's wish and is ready to cut short his loan spell at Munich to bring him back to the Bernabeu.
Alisson Becker on Real Madrid's radar
Serie A's find of the season and Brazil's no.1 goalkeeper Alisson Becker has emerged as a candidate to replace Keylor Navas at Real Madrid. Mundo Deportivo reports that Real Madrid are looking for a keeper next season and have identified Alisson as a potential recruit after deeming David De Gea and Thibaut Courtois too costly to chase.