Barcelona refuse Messi showdown talks
Barca get tough on Argentina star
From the club’s perspective, either Messi enters talks to renew his deal or there is nothing to discuss.
The clause in the Argentine’s deal allowing him to leave for free is void, so he will only depart for his €700 million (£624m/$833m) release clause.
Inter make big Kante move
Serie A switch for Chelsea ace?
In need of extra energy at the heart of their midfield, they are targeting the France international but will need to spend €50 million (£45m/$60m) to get the Blues to part with him.
Barcelona-linked Depay opens door to Lyon transfer
Depay has been a talismanic figure in Lyon’s squad since arriving at the Groupama Stadium from Manchester United in 2017.
The 26-year-old has hit 57 goals in 139 outings for the French outfit, including his latest treble which came in a 4-1 victory over Dijon on Friday night.
Immobile emerges on Barca’s list of targets
The Golden Shoe winner has been touted for a move to Camp Nou
The Blaugrana see the 30-year-old as a potential replacement for Luis Suarez, who is expected to leave Camp Nou in the coming weeks.
Immobile won the European Golden Shoe last season, and is currently valued at around €50 million (£45m/$60m).
Juventus join race for Messi
The Italian giants are eager to bring in Barca superstar
Manchester City has been touted as the most likely destination for the Argentine, who submitted a transfer request at Camp Nou on Tuesday.
Paris Saint-Germain have also been linked with Messi, however Juve are now prepared to offer the 33-year-old the chance to link up with Ballon d’Or rival Cristiano Ronaldo in Turin.
Leverkusen line up Havertz replacements as Chelsea move nears
Chelsea are close to sealing a deal for the 21-year-old having reached Leverkusen’s asking price in the latest round of talks, albeit with only £72m ($95m) coming up front and a further £18m ($24m) in instalments.
Schick looks destined for the BayArena as a direct replacement for Havertz, with Roma asking £26m ($34m) for the Czech forward.