Fabrizio Romano latest Transfer News : 20 August 2021
In the world of football journalism, those considered more accurate and credible than the Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano are by far very few. Alley Sports brings to you the Fabrizio Romano latest Transfer News, for the 2021 season as the transfer window nears its end. The “Here we go” man has been very actively reporting latest developments over the past few days as most clubs look to end their transfer window on a high.
Fabrizio Romano latest Transfer News : Latest Updates
Chelsea looking for midfielder : Chelsea have reportedly been looking for one for addition to their already very strong squad, they will decide in the next few days whether to buy a new midfielder or not. A possibility is Saul Niguez, however, nothing official has been done yet regarding that deal. It has also been reported that Chelsea are still working on the deal to try and sign defender Jules Kounde too.
Morten Thorsby talks : Atalanta are reported to be in talks with Sampdoria to try and sign Morten Thorsby. He is valued at around €6m. The Norwegian midfielder is Atalanta’s main target, although Koopmeiners from AZ Alkmaar is also being looked at.
AC Milan close to signing midfield target : AC Milan are very close to signing Tiemoue Bakayoko from Chelsea. There are also talks ongoing to sign Pietro Pellegri on loan from AS Monaco as AC Milan are reported to be “seriously interested”.
Fabrizio Romano latest Transfer News : Confirmed Transfers
Emerson Palmieri to Lyon : It has been official and confirmed that the Chelsea left back Emerson Palmieri has joined Lyon for a season long loan. This agreement with the French team was made after the Italian signed a contract extension until June 2023.
Pol Lirola to Marseille : Romano had given the “here we go” to confirm Pol Lirola from Fiorentina to Marseille. Pol was reportedly interested in rejoining Marseille and after weeks of pushing for a deal, the two teams have finally come to an agreement. Fiorentina will receive €13m from Marseille.
Martin Odegaard to Arsenal : The deal between Arsenal and Real Madrid for Martin Odegaard has finally gone through and is official and confirmed. There is no buy back clause for Real Madrid. The fee for the deal is reportedly round €35m with add ons. Along with the midfielder, Arsenal have also secured the services of Aaron Ramsdale.
Fabrizio Romano latest Transfer News : What to expect before window closes?
It is safe to say some of the biggest transfers have already been completed thus far, with the likes of transfers such as Sancho and Varane to Manchester United, Messi and Ramos to PSG, Lukaku to Chelsea, Grealish to Manchester City, etc. There are however possible last minute big transfers like the Lewandowski situation or a possible move for the likes of Harry Kane. Most of the clubs will look to strengthen their teams for the upcoming season because of the exhausting nature of the game which has been experienced post the pandemic.
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