Ronaldo wants Kane at Madrid, Juventus want Bale, De Bruyne to Madrid, and much more: Transfer round-up - 19th February 2018
Hello folks! Welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. Though the January market is now closed, it has not stopped the clubs from looking at potential summer recruitments.
And as always, there are stories which make headlines irrespective of the transfer window being open or shut. On that note, let's take a look at all the top transfer news that made headlines on February 19th, 2018:
Cristiano Ronaldo wants Harry Kane to partner him
Don Balon has suggested that Cristiano Ronaldo has given his approval to the Real Madrid management to sign Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane. Madrid are set to replace Karim Benzema in the summer and the English hitman is the no.1 priority at the Bernabeu right now.
Ronaldo has reportedly wished to form a striking duo with Kane and is ready to welcome Kane to Spain.
FC Barcelona to include a player or two in the deal for Antoine Griezmann
Another report from Don Balon has claimed that FC Barcelona are worried about the FFP regulations and are hence thinking about including a player in the deal for Griezmann.
After spending €300 million for Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele, Barcelona are cautious about spending €100 million more on the Frenchman. Andre Gomes and Gerard Deulofeu are reportedly set to be the victims of this swap deal.