African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Crystal Palace reject Man Utd’s £50m bid for Wan-Bissaka

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Crystal Palace reject Man Utd’s £50m bid for Wan-Bissaka

Crystal Palace have turned down Manchester United’s £50 million bid for right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka, according to Sky Sports.

The Red Devils’ bid was worth an initial £35m, with £15 million in add-ons..

Palace are still not satisfied with the improved deal but are reported to be willing to accept a £50 million outright fee for the defender, who is tied to Selhurst Park until 2022.

Palace to make Zaha demand to Man Utd over Wan-Bissaka transfer

Manchester United are closing in on a deal for right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka but Crystal Palace want the Old Trafford outfit to remove the sell-on clause on the Wilfried Zaha deal, according to Daily Express.

Both clubs have been in talks in the last couple of days after the Eagles turned down United's £40million bid for the player of DR Congolese descent, who has been identified as Ole Gunnar Solskjær's primary target.

As part of the deal in releasing Wan-Bissaka, Crystal Palace will demand the removal of the sell-on clause which he Red Devils still have on Zaha giving them the opportunity to cash in on the Ivorian star if he leaves Selhurst Park.

Arsenal to offer Aubameyang new contract

Arsenal are planning to offer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang an improved contract in an attempt to ward off interest from China.

The Mirror reported that the Gunners will offer the Gabon international and his strike partner Alexandre Lacazette new deals worth over £200k-a-week to keep them at the Emirates Stadium.

Aubameyang arrived in England from Borussia Dortmund in January 2018 and has scored 41 goals in 65 matches for the North London club so far.

Ziyech wants Arsenal move

Ajax playmaker Hakim Ziyech is interested in joining Arsenal this summer, according to the Sun.

Several European clubs are circling over the Morocco international after his fine performances for Ajax in the 2018-19 season, which helped them win a domestic double in the Netherlands and reach the Uefa Champions League finals.

Ziyech is expected to leave the Johan Cryuff Arena this summer and the Mirror has claimed that the Dutch giants are demanding just over £30m for the winger.

Ndidi responds to Manchester United links

Wilfred Ndidi has admitted he is “flattered” to be linked with a big-money move away from the King Power Stadium.

Premier League heavyweights including Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool are all credited with an interest in the 22-year-old.

But the Nigeria international has reiterated his commitment to Leicester City, where he is tied to until 2024.

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Sheffield Wednesday close in on Odubajo

Sheffield Wednesday are on the brink of signing Moses Odubajo on a free transfer after he left Brentford this summer, per Football League World.

Odubajo spent the entire 2018-19 campaign at Griffin Park, where he played 35 games across all competitions.

The move is expected to reunite the Nigerian defender with his former Hull City boss, Steve Bruce, at Hillsborough Stadium.

Al Ahly want to extend Sobhi's stay

Egyptian Premier League giants Al Ahly have started negotiations with Huddersfield Town over the extension of Ramadan Sobhi’s loan at the club.

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Al Ahly director of football Sayed Abdel-Hafiz disclosed that the Red Devils have submitted an official bid for the 22-year-old as they aim to keep him in Egypt.

“We have submitted an offer to sign Ramadan Sobhi from Huddersfield Town, but the English side is asking for too much to let him go,” Abdel-Hafiz was quoted as saying by KingFut.

“Of course we want Ramadan to stay and the player shares the same desire as well.”