Bellingham completes Dortmund medical
Birmingham City’s Jude Bellingham has completed a medical with Borussia Dortmund ahead of a move to Germany, according to Sky Sports.
The 17-year-old has also been chased by Manchester United but has opted for Dortmund based on their strong history of developing young talent.
Setien unsure over Barca future
Quique Setien says he doesn’t know if he’ll still be coaching Barcelona when they resume their Champions League campaign in August, as he acknowledged his job could be at risk after the team’s failed La Liga title defence.
Barca’s chances of winning a third consecutive Spanish top-flight crown were dashed when Real Madrid picked up a 2-1 win at home to Villarreal on Thursday night.
Setien’s men needed to win against Osasuna at Camp Nou while hoping their arch-rivals dropped points, but they slumped to their sixth defeat of the season.
Pochettino on Inter and Juve’s radar
Former Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is being considered by both Inter and Juventus if they decide to bring in a new coach over the summer.
The Telegraph reports that the Argentine is viewed as an attractive coaching option in Italy but the man himself would favour a return to the Premier League.
Thiago agrees to Liverpool move
The Spaniard is eager to call Anfield home
Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago has agreed to personal terms over a move to Liverpool, claims Bild.
But though the player is ready to make the transfer happen, both Bayern and the Reds are yet to agree a price for the Spaniard.
Bayern reportedly want £36 million (€39m/$45m) for Thiago, while Liverpool value the player at around £22m (€24m/$27m).
Watford, West Ham circling for Kipre
Wigan defender Cedric Kipre is wanted by both Watford and West Ham, according to L’Equipe.
The Frenchman has impressed for the Lactics this season with his current contract set to expire in 2021.
PSG making progress on Neymar extension
The attacker could be staying in France for even longer than first expected
Paris Saint-Germain are holding “positive” talks with Neymar about extending his current deal with the club, reports RMC Sport.
The Brazilian is currently contracted until 2022 with Barcelona reportedly deciding against trying to re-sign him this summer.
While PSG and Neymar have been in talks about an extension for some time, it appears some small progress is now being made.
Red Bull demanding Rangnick fee ahead of AC Milan move
Ralf Rangnick is set to become AC Milan’s next manager but Red Bull are first demanding compensation in the region of 8 million, reports Gianluca DiMarzio.
The franchise currently have the German under contract and won’t let him leave for free.
It’s currently unclear whether Rangnick or AC Milan will be forced to pay the compensation.