16 Jan Liverpool might transfer for RB Leipzig’s Konate to shore up defence
The transfer window opened in early January, and hypothesis is heating up about potential offers. Take a look at the newest gossip under, and see all official offers right here.
TOP STORY: Liverpool present curiosity in Konate
Whereas Liverpool have once more been linked with Diego Upamecano, it is the defender’s RB Leipzig teammate Ibrahima Konate who most pursuits Jurgen Klopp, in accordance with Bild journalist Christian Falk.
Liverpool have struggled with a number of defensive accidents this season and whereas Joel Matip is alleged to be closing in on a return, Klopp remains to be eager to bolster in that space in January, notably on condition that the Reds’ type has slipped in latest weeks.
And whereas Bild believes that Liverpool have made contact with Upamecano’s administration, Leipzig are reluctant to promote earlier than the top of the season, which suggests the Reds might want to look elsewhere.
Konate has additionally been on Liverpool’s radar for a while and, in the end, is extra available. Klopp imagine he is a participant they will prise away earlier than the present window shuts, in an effort to maintain their title hopes on observe.
The 20-year-old is believed to have a launch clause of round £45 million.
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PSG goal Atalanta skipper Gomez
Paris Saint-Germain are contemplating a bid for Atalanta captain Alejandro Gomez, in accordance with Le10Sport.
The Atalanta skipper is a fan favorite and has been a key a part of the team, however he seems to have fallen out with boss Gian Piero Gasperini and the membership’s hierarchy.
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It will now seem as if he could possibly be on the transfer in January, however PSG face competitors.
It has already been reported in Turkey that Fenerbahce have made a proposal for the Argentine worldwide, whereas Calciomercato studies that Roma are getting ready to beat the Milan golf equipment to register a proposal.
Nevertheless, PSG can be ready to blow these different golf equipment out of the water financially, however they might first must persuade the participant to maneuver to the French capital.
Bayern in for Militao
Actual Madrid defender Eder Militao is missing sport time on the Bernabeu, and Bayern Munich are contemplating providing the Brazilian a transfer to the Bundesliga.
Munich usually are not alone in figuring out the 22-year-old as a part of their plans, with Juventus, Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund all mentioned to be monitoring the Selecao worldwide.
There have been no official bids but, however Bayern lead plenty of golf equipment wanting into Madrid’s plans for the centre-back, who at the moment finds himself behind Sergio Ramos, Raphael Varane and Nacho within the pecking order.
Militao was neglected by Madrid throughout Thursday’s defeat to Athletic Bilbao within the Spanish SuperCup and has additionally been neglected of latest Brazil squads too.
Bayern suppose Militao could possibly be the proper alternative if David Alaba departs the Allianz Stadium.
– Juve boss Andrea Pirlo is reportedly searching for different attacking choices to enrich Cristiano Ronaldo, Paulo Dybala and Alvaro Morata, and Calciomercato believes Gianluca Scamacca tops their wished checklist. Scamacca is owned by Sassuolo and is at the moment on to mortgage Genoa, however he has been put on the transfer checklist. Juventus are exploring a mortgage possibility.
– Union Berlin are out there for a brand new striker and they seem like closing in on younger Bayern expertise Leon Dajaku, in accordance with Bild. Union Berlin are affected by an damage disaster and so they’re trying to safe a mortgage deal that might prolong past the top of the present season. Dajaku has scored as soon as and registered three assists for FC Bayern II in Germany’s third division thus far this season.