African All Stars Transfer News and Rumours: West Ham step up Adarabioyo chase

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West Ham step up Adarabioyo chase

West Ham United will step up their bid to sign Anglo-Nigerian Tosin Adarabioyo, according to Football League World.

The Fulham defender has been linked with a move from Craven Cottage since the club’s demotion to the English second tier.

Adarabioyo has made 32 Championship appearances in the 2021-22 campaign as Marco Silva’s men lead the English second tier log with 77 points.

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Inter Milan meet Haller agents

Inter have met with the representatives of Ajax striker Sebastian Haller, with the Dutch club demanding €35m for the prolific striker, claim Gazzetta dello Sport.

Haller has scored 32 goals in 34 matches this season, leading to speculation over a move to a major European league, however, Ajax's asking price is out of Inter's reach.

The former West Ham forward is keen on the move but talks are still ongoing between interested parties.


Newcastle plan new bid for Osimhen

Newcastle are preparing to revive their interest in Napoli striker Victor Osimhen, claims Corriere dello Sport.

The Magpies are said to have explored the option of landing the highly-rated Nigeria international in January, with a big-money bid now being readied at St James’ Park ahead of the summer window.


Barca reach agreement with Kessie

Franck Kessie will join Barcelona from AC Milan this summer.

The midfielder can leave the San Siro side for free at the end of the season and Sport reports he reached an agreement to join Barcelona on Monday.


Mazraoui to join Barca as Bayern target Dest

Noussair Mazraoui is set to snub interest from Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund to complete a free transfer from Ajax to Barcelona.

Sport1 says the German sides were interested in signing the full-back but he has opted to move to Camp Nou.

Bayern are still in the hunt for a new right-back, however, and could opt to move for Barca's Sergino Dest this summer.


Mo Salah is not planning any La Liga transfer

Mohamed Salah is focused on his role at Liverpool. As of Tuesday, he is not planning any move away to La Liga, according to Fabrizio Romano.

Despite the lack of progress in contract negotiations between Liverpool and Salah, the Premier League leading goalscorer remains focused on the job at hand with the Reds. He is not desperate to leave the club in the summer, he will however be able to leave on a free, when his contract expires in June 2023.