Top transfer rumours of the day – January 16, 2015
January transfer window’s second week is almost about to end and we have already seen some remarkable transfers being completed – Wilfried Bony to Manchester City, Xherdan Shaqiri to Inter Milan, Yaya Sanogo to Crystal Palace, Fernando Torres to AC Milan – the list goes on. With another two weeks left, football fans will surely be treated to many more earth-shattering transfers. The rumours, that are doing the rounds, have already linked top clubs with reputed players all over Europe and some of them have turned into into reality. Let's take a look at the recent rumours that surrounding top clubs like Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool, West Ham, Aston Villa and Everton.
#1 Manchester United and Real Madrid
Manchester United are reportedly planning to make a move on Seamus Coleman and Nathaniel Clyne, reports the Daily Mail. Louis Van Gaal will be holding a meeting with other officials to decide whether the club should spend big on defenders in the next two weeks of the transfer window.
La Liga giants Real Madrid are willing to offer Marco Reus a five-year contract which comprises a fee of £103,000 per week.The club will pay Borussia Dortmund Reus’ £20m release clause at the end of the season and are confident that Reus will agree to the deal and sign onto their side in July. On the other hand, Real Madrid will let go of Sami Khedira on a free transfer at the end of the season.
Manchester United midfielder Adnan Januzaj might head out of Old Trafford for a while on a loan deal. The Belgian has been the target of Portuguese giants Porto, Juventus and PSG.