Hamsik move to China stalls
Marek Hamsik's move to Dalian Yifang has hit a snag as the Chinese Super League outfit have changed their offer.
The midfielder will not feature for Napoli this weekend as a move to China seems imminent. Although he has agreed terms with the club, Sky Sport Italia reports that talks between Dalian Yifang and Napoli have stalled.
Napoli had accepted the initial offer of €20 million for an immediate transfer, but Dalian Yifang have since altered it to a loan deal worth €5m with an obligation to buy him at the end of it for €15m.
PSG to pounce on Kante in summer
France star could be open to Chelsea exit
The report says Kante does not have a great relationship with coach Maurizio Sarri and is not ruling out the prospect of a summer move.
Spurs & Arsenal eye Ginter
Premier League clubs send scouts to watch defender
Both clubs are looking to enhance their defensive options, with Arsenal suffering injuries at the back and Spurs unsure about the long-term future of some of their centre-backs.
Germany international Ginter has been highlighted as a potential option for both teams and they are already scouting the 25-year-old, whose contract expires in 2021.
Chelsea target Rugani set to sign new Juve contract
The defender has been offered a deal that will extend him until 2023 and increase his wages to €3 million plus bonuses, while he currently makes €1.7m.
Juventus are not looking to sell Rugani, but should they sign Genoa's Cristian Romero, it's possible Rugani requests a transfer.
Ex-Man Utd assistant Queiroz appointed new Colombia boss
Colombia have appointed Carlos Queiroz as the head coach of the national team.
The South American nation had been without a coach since Jose Pekerman brought an end to a near seven-year spell in charge in September.
Queiroz had long been the favourite to take over as Pekerman's successor, but were forced to wait until his contract with Iran expired.
Galaxy sign Polenta
The 27-year-old Polenta joins from Nacional in Uruguay's top flight, having spent his last five seasons with the club.
"Diego is a strong and gifted defender in his prime that we believe can become a top defender in Major League Soccer,” LA Galaxy General Manager Dennis te Kloese said. “He has experience playing at a very high level in Uruguay and he will contribute to an area of need in our defense."
Galaxy trying to restructure Dos Santos' contract
Dos Santos is a designated player, but the club have three others on the roster and the Mexico international is the most likely to go.
In order to keep him, Dos Santos would have to take at least a temporary pay cut from $6 million down to $1.5m so that his salary cap hit could be brought down by Targeted Allocation Money.
Minnesota United near deal for Mannone
Minnesota head coach Adrian Heath admitted the club hopes to have news on their goalkeeper situation in the next few days.
Bayern to sign teenage Hamburg star Arp
Bayern Munich will sign 19-year-old forward Jann-Fiete Arp from Hamburg, it has been confirmed.
The German sides reached an agreement for the Under-19 international, but will let the player decide when he makes the move.
The forward is expected to sign a four-year contract with Bayern, while Bild reports Hamburg will pocket around €2.5 million from the deal.
Barca must prepare for life after Messi - Bartomeu
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu says the club are investing in "great young players" in preparation for life after Lionel Messi.
While Messi is La Liga's top scorer and remains one of the greatest players in football, at age 31, the Barca president knows his club's talisman cannot carry on forever.
And Bartomeu says the club's activity in the transfer market is with an eye toward making sure they are prepared for the day Messi does decide to call time on his storied career.
Orlando City has bid for Ponce accepted
The Russian side has also accepted a bid from Chilean side Universidad Catolica, according to the publication.
Ponce will have a choice which club he wants to join and will make his decision in the next 48 hours.
Arsenal and Atletico battle over Grimaldo
Atletico also has uncertainty on the left, with the future of Filipe Luis and Lucas Hernandez both questions and could do with Grimaldo as their potential answer.
Fabian a risk worth taking for the Union
The Philadelphia Union have been linked to a big move for Marco Fabian, but if recent history is any indication, that may cause some trepidation with Union fans.
In recent history, the likes of David Accam, Borek Dockal and not having any of their top three picks of the 2016 MLS draft, despite all being in the top six, shows why the Union's big splashes may not draw a lot of optimism.
Ives Galarcep writes why this time, fans should be hoping their club comes through and delivers the Mexico international ahead of the 2019 MLS Season.
'Chelsea must let Hudson-Odoi be 18'
The England youth international will now remain at Stamford Bridge until the end of the season at least, and Antonio Rudiger has now spoken out on the forward's current plight.
Hazard must be selfish & join Real Madrid
Goal understands Hazard is hopeful he will be able to join Real Madrid this summer, and if the stats are anything to go by then his departure from Stamford Bridge could not be coming at a better time.
Duncan Alexander from Opta has taken an in-depth look at the numbers, and believes that Hazard is now too good for Maurizio Sarri's side.
'Higuain is the best striker in the world!'
While Krzysztof Piatek might be tearing it up at San Siro, his new team-mates at AC Milan are still recovering from the departure of Gonzalo Higuain.
Milan captain Alessio Romagnoli was particularly kind with his tribute, claiming the new Chelsea man is the "best striker in the world".
'Pistol' Piatek blowing away Higuain memories
The 23-year-old was brought in to replace Gonzalo Higuain following the Argentine's move to Chelsea, and Piatek has hit the ground running.
He has scored three goals in his first two starts for the Rossoneri, taking his overall tally to 22 in 24 appearances this season, and Goal's Mark Doyle has been very impressed!
Mandzukic snubs China offer
Mourinho meeting with Inter
He is currently without a club following his dismissal by Manchester United and is waiting on the right offers to be put to him before stepping back into the dugout.
Hazard to reveal future decision
Eden Hazard says answers on his future are coming “soon”, with the Chelsea forward having already decided what his next move will be.
A man being heavily linked with Real Madrid told RMC Sport: "My decision will be known soon, but it’s not something that affects my mind.”
Arsenal offered hope in Tricao chase
Baird hangs up his boots
Wenger has four offers on the table
Andersen on Man Utd shortlist
Red Devils tracking three defenders
Begovic happy at Bournemouth
'Ramsey can be special at Juventus'
The former Wales and Bianconeri striker told ESPN FC: "I think he'd do really well, you've got Ronaldo there to play with and all that, so that's something special. But I think Aaron will be something special for Juventus and I'm sure he'll enjoy it."
Why De Jong made Barca call
Smith Rowe may extend loan from Arsenal
De Ligt not a priority for Barcelona
Brescia's Tonali to command big fee if Chelsea and Liverpool make a move
Former Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino is in charge at the Serie B outfit and will look to cash in if the club go up to the top flight.
The 18-year-old is already a full Italy international and was linked with both Stamford Bridge and Anfield during the January window.
Sessegnon holding out over Fulham contract offer
Sessegnon has entered the final 18 months of hs current deal, and is thought to be reluctant to risk dropping back into the Championship if Fulham are relegated at the end of the season.
Herrera close to new United deal
The Spaniard is keen to extend his five-year stay at the club, with his current deal set to expire at the end of the season.
Ashley Young has already agreed a one-year extension to his contract at Old Trafford.
Barca eyeing Isco
Selnaes set for China move
De Jong 'might never leave' Barca
Frenkie de Jong has said that if his move to Barcelona is a success he might never leave the club, just like Lionel Messi.
A €75 million (£66m/$85m) transfer has been put in place and will be pushed through in the summer window, with the 21-year-old looking take the next step in his career.
There had been interest from other big clubs, but De Jong admits representing the Blaugrana has always been a dream.
“Paris Saint-Germain was a good option, but Barcelona has always been a dream, and I'm happy with my five-year contract," he told Het Kontakt.
“If I succeed, then the chances are that I will never leave, just like Messi.”
Sala fee to be paid when 'time is right'
Cardiff City have confirmed that they have not yet paid the first instalment of their payment for missing striker Emiliano Sala.
Reports had claimed Nantes were demanding six of the agreed upon €15m (£13m/$17m) fee for the Argentine, something Bluebirds chairman Mehmet Dalman has confirmed.
"I confirm that what you are saying [that Cardiff haven't paid the first instalment] is true," Dalman told l'Equipe.
"[We will pay] when we think it's the right time to do it. We must show respect to the family."
Bayern agree deal for young striker
The two clubs are said to have agreed a fee of €2.5 million (£2.2m/$2.8m) for the 19-year-old, however it is unclear as to whether he will join the Bavarians in 2019 or 2020.
The report claims Hamburg will allow Bayern and the player to discuss and agree the right time to move.
O'Neill signs two-year deal
The midfielder, 24, has spent four seasons with the Sky Blues and was all too happy to continue under the guidance of Steve Corica.
“I’ve had a fantastic four seasons already at Sydney FC and can’t see myself at any other club right now,” O’Neill told the club's official website.
“This club is built for success and we’re in a great position under Steve Corica.
“I do have ambitions to play at the very highest level and that’s a huge target for me, one that Sydney FC will do everything in their power to help me with.”
Solari on Marcelo: 'He is 100 per cent Real Madrid'
Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari has responded to rumours linking Marcelo with a move away from the club.
Marcelo has been tipped to join former team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus after recently losing his starting position.
But Solari responded to that talk in a strong way. Read what the manager had to say here.
Arsenal eyeing summer move for Trossard
Trossard, 23, has been in fine form for Genk this term, scoring 10 goals in 18 league games despite mostly playing as a winger.
Genk will demand £22 million ($28m) for Trossard, which is within Arsenal's price range.
Klopp to ask for defensive help in the summer
With several players injured, Klopp asked for defensive cover in the winter window but Liverpool did not end up making any signings.
Klopp will return to the market again in the summer, looking for options behind first-choice centre-back duo Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez.
Lozano's agent, Napoli have agreement
This winter, Gazzetta dello Sport reported that Napoli would target the winger in the next transfer window. The 23-year-old PSV player has stood out since moving abroad from Pachuca and garnered attention from a number of top clubs.
Juve & Inter take lead in Ndombele race
Lyon are holding out for €80m (£70m/$91m) in exchange for the 22-year-old.
Europe's elite tracking PSV starlet
Though he's still just 16, Ihattaren has broken through to the PSV first team this season, making two Eredivisie appearances so far.
The Netherlands U-19 international can play in central midfield or as a winger.
Bayern have agreement to sign Arp from Hamburg
Though an agreement is sealed, it still remains to be seen whether Arp joins Bayern this summer or in 2020.
Man Utd, Real Madrid tracking Felix
The 19-year-old attacking midfielder has been hailed as the "new Cristiano Ronaldo," after only making his senior debut for Benfica in August.
Felix has a release clause of €120 million (£105m/$136m).
PSG remain keen on Willian
The French champions were linked with a move for the Brazilian on transfer deadline day, but no transfer came to fruition.
However, the report claims that Thomas Tuchel's side could be in for the Chelsea winger again at the end of the season, with Eden Hazard also set to move on.
Chelsea eye Coutinho as Hazard replacement
The Barcelona star could replace the Belgian at Stamford Bridge
It's believed that the Blues consider Coutinho as a potential replacement for Eden Hazard, who is said to have his heart set on a summer transfer to Real Madrid.
Coutinho has endured a tough time at Barcelona so far and Maurizio Sarri's side could offer him a potential escape route at the end of the season.
Solskjaer in pole position to land United job
The Red Devils are unconfident of luring Pochettino to the club
United have not lost a game since the Norweigan's return to the club as interim manager, winning nine and drawing just one.
Mauricio Pochettino was touted as the club's first-choice option to take the reins in the summer, but it's now claimed that United officials are unconfident of luring him to Old Trafford in the summer.
Begovic could leave Bournemouth after bust-up with Howe
Bournemouth goalkeeper Asmir Begovic could be on his way out of the club after a bust-up with manager Eddie Howe, reports The Mirror.
The former Chelsea goalkeeper was recently dropped by the Cherries boss, a decision which is said to have led to a heated discussion between the pair.
As a result, the Bosnian could be shown the exit door in the summer, with 38-year-old Artur Boruc the current first-choice option between the sticks.
Herrera close to penning new United deal
The Spaniard has been one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's go-to players since the former United forward returned as interim manager at the end of last year.
Ashley Young is also said to be close to agreeing a one-year extension to his current deal.
Tottenham eye Maddison as fears grow over Eriksen exit
Mauricio Pochettino's side are keen to add more homegrown players to their squad and Maddison has been hugely impressive for the Foxes since his summer arrival from Norwich City.
Midfield maestro Eriksen could be set to move on in the summer, with his contract due to expire in 2020. Real Madrid have long been touted as a potential destination for the Dane.