Salah and Sane to Real Madrid for £250 million, Wenger to be PSG president and more: Transfer round-up, April 23, 2018
Good evening and welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. With the season now entering its final quarter, top clubs are keeping their eyes open on potential transfer targets.
And as always, there are stories which make headlines irrespective of the transfer window being open or shut. After scouring through papers and sources from all over Europe, we have managed to find transfer stories that made headlines on April 23, 2018:
Real Madrid want Salah and Sane
With Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema set to receive the boot at the end of the season, Real Madrid have identified their replacements in what is set to be a huge summer transfer window for the club. Don Balon has claimed that Los Blancos have set their sights on Leroy Sane and Mohamed Salah.
Salah is Real Madrid's no.1 transfer priority with the club readying a £180 million move for the Egyptian. Meanwhile, the Spanish giants are looking to open the bidding for Sane at £80 million.
Manchester City are not keen on offloading Sane and are set to demand Isco in return.
Ivan Rakitic pleads with Andres Iniesta to stay
Amidst rumours of Iniesta moving to China in the summer, his teammate Ivan Rakitic has pleaded with the club legend to stay beyond this season at the club.
The Croatian told the press, "I hope he doesn't leave. He knows it, I think fans want him with us as much as I want that, but as I always said he has to make a choice, he has to discuss it with his family. His decision will be respected by all of us."