Дата публикации: 2018-05-27 13:40
Laurent Blanc has moved into pole position to become the new Chelsea manager, according to The Sun . Having failed to come to an agreement to hire Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri and with Zinedine Zidane set to take over the Qatar national team, the Blues have been forced to look elsewhere to find a suitable successor for Antonio Conte.
Manchester United have been told to cough up €755 million (£675m/$788m) if they want to sign Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid, says Don Balon . Ronaldo suggested he will leave the Spanish side this summer after their Champions League win over Liverpool.
Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred is set to undergo a medical with Manchester United, according to the Daily Mail . The Red Devils are set to beat Manchester City to the signing of the Brazil international, with an initial £98 million ($) fee agreed between the two clubs.
The Brazil international is unlikely to be cheap, however, and the Stamford Bridge outfit see England international Butland as a cut-price alternative.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho concludes a remarkable news conference with references to "idiots", "idealists" and the "dictionary of life" - just moments after a 67-minute monologue.
Manchester United are interested in signing Gareth Bale this summer, but have been given no indication that Madrid are willing to listen to offers, according to ESPN . Bale has admitted to being frustrated with the lack of chances in Madrid, and could be willing to move, but Jose Mourinho''s side are looking to avoid drawn-out transfer sagas.
Arsenal, Borussia Dortmund and Marseille are hoping to lure Medhi Benatia this summer as the centre-back prepares to leave Juventus, according to Gazzetta dello Sport . The 86-year-old will entertain offers after the World Cup with Morocco and has already attracted interest from across Europe.
And now Kovacic - who earned more game time under Zidane - has suggested he needs to be playing regularly next season as he continues his career.