Varane to join Manchester United for €60 million, Dybala to leave Juventus for Premier League club, and much more: Transfer round-up, March 5, 2018
A quick look at all the top transfer stories of the day.
Good evening and welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. Despite the season now entering its business end, top clubs are also 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. Let's take a look at all the major transfer happenings that made headlines on March 5, 2018:
Manchester United to make a €60 million bid for Raphael Varane
Jose Mourinho has reportedly instructed the United board to make Raphael Varane their top summer priority. The Special One is looking for a central defender in the summer and has identified a familiar face. It was Mourinho who signed Varane and gave him his debut at Madrid.
Diario Gol claims that Real Madrid can be tempted to sell the Frenchman if an offer of €60 million is put on the table. Los Blancos also have an ulterior motive in mind - they believe that the transfer of Varane to United will help them get their hands on David De Gea in return.
Ousmane Dembele happy at FC Barcelona
According to Don Balon, Ousmane Dembele is happy in Barcelona and is not looking for a move away from Camp Nou. A rough start coupled with injuries has led him to be linked with the likes of Arsenal and other Premier League sides. But the youngster is ready to fight for his place in the team and is looking to make the most of his time with the Catalans.