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Premier League scouts flock to Glasgow to take in Mudryk performance
There were plenty of Premier League scouts in attendance at Hampden Park when Scotland hosted Ukraine on Wednesday evening. 90min have reported that Mykhaylo Mudryk was the main target of the interest.
The clubs stated in the report were: Arsenal, Brentford, Brighton, Chelsea, Everton, Leeds, Newcastle, West Ham and Wolves.
Liverpool open talks over new Keita contract
Naby Keita has been quite heavily linked with a departure from Liverpool. Although, Football Insider are now reporting that he is the subject of new contract talks at Anfield.
They also claim that the club are 'increasingly hopeful' of agreeing a deal with the midfielder whose current contract is due to expire at the end of the season.
Rabiot likely to leave Juventus at the end of the season
Adrien Rabiot's proposed move to Manchester United was one of the big transfer stories of the summer. That particular move never materialised though as it was widely reported that his demands were far too high for the Red Devils to consider a deal viable.
According to Tuttomercatoweb, that is the case at Juventus as well and he is likely to leave the club at the end of the season upon the expiry of his contract. A return to PSG may well be on the cards for the Frenchman.
Robertson considering eventual Celtic return
"Every time I watch Celtic, I consider it [playing for them]," the Liverpool left-back told BT Sport's Currie Club Podcast. “When you watch them and see a packed Celtic Park... as a fan you always have that dream. Ideally I want to finish my career here at Liverpool. If I can stay at the top of my game, at the top of the tree my whole career, that’s the route I want to go down.
“But also, when I look at Celtic and when I was growing up, I was thinking I wanted to give them my best years. When I was at Queen’s Park I had a dream of still playing with Celtic and always dreamed of giving my best years to Celtic."
Nice president rules out Pochettino contact
A number of reports claimed that Nice had been in contact with Mauricio Pochettino over the prospect of replacing Lucien Favre as manager. However, the club's president Jean-Pierre Riviere has confirmed that he never spoke to the former Tottenham and PSG boss.
"No one from the club has met or called Pochettino or his representatives, " he told L'Equipe. It's disrespectful and undermines our current coach. We will all work together with Lucien to recover as best we can from the bad start to the season. No ultimatum has been given to him."
Milan defender Ballo-Toure might join Galatasaray in January
AC Milan defender Fode Ballo-Toure is being monitored by Turkish giants Galatasaray, according to a report by Turkish source Fanatik via MilanNews.
The left-back joined the Serie A side in 2021 from Monaco but has not impressed Stefano Pioli.
Madrid might beat Liverpool in race for Gomes
Flamengo midfielder Joao Gomes might have publicly expressed his desire to play for Liverpool but he might not join the Reds as Real Madrid are in pole position to sign him, according to ESPN’s Martin Liberman.
Los Blancos are ready to pay €30 million for the player.
Falk dismisses Bayern interest in Gonaclo Ramos
Pedro extends at Watford until 2028
Gosens rejected Leverkusen to stay at Inter
Leipzig interested in Zagreb's Sutalo
Arsenal interested in highly-rated Croatian midfielder
Arsenal are keen to bring in a midfielder in January and the Gunners have zeroed on Croatian midfielder Lovro Majer from Rennes, according to Fichajes.
Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid are also keeping tabs on the midfielder.
Jobe Bellingham signs professional contract with Birmingham
Tottenham target Sassuolo ace Frattesi
Tottenham Hotspur are keen to get Sassuolo ace Davide Frattesi in the January transfer window, according to Gazzetta dello Sport.
He is believed to be valued at around €25 million (£22 million) by the Serie A outfit. West Ham are also interested in the 23-year-old midfielder.
Juventus wanted Pulisic in the summer
United must wait longer to trigger Min-jae's release clause
The Napoli left-back has a €50m buy-out clause in his contract.
City might go for Lyon's Aouar
Manchester City are interested in signing Houssem Aouar, as reported by Manchester Evening News.
The midfielder has over 200 appearances for Lyon - with 40 goals and 35 assists to his name and will be a free agent in the in the next summer transfer window.
United to hand new contracts to Dalot and Rashford
Manchester United want to offer fresh contracts to Diogo Dalot and Marcus Rashford, according to 90min.
Both their contracts expire in the summer of 2023, and although the club have an option to trigger one-year extension in case of Rashford, they are willing to tie them down for a longer time.
Bedoya re-ups with Union
Philadelphia Union captain Alejandro Bedoya has signed a new contract, the club announced.
Bedoya has been with the Union since 2016 and has signed a new deal that runs through the 2023 season.
“Alejandro embodies the spirit and passion of this team and this city. His mentality and leadership have had a major impact on the young core that has been so successful for us these past few seasons, and right now he’s having one of his best seasons in MLS,” said Philadelphia Union sporting director Ernst Tanner.
“He’s a leader in our locker room and our community, and it was important to ensure he returns next year as we look to continue competing for trophies in MLS and international competitions.”
Nantes sign Centonze
Nantes have signed Fabien Centonze from Metz, the club announced.
He arrives using the joker provision, which allows French clubs to sign players from inside the country outside of the transfer window.
Centonze has signed a contract the 2027 season.
Nice considering shock move for Parker (Foot Mercato)
Former Bournemouth boss Scott Parker is among the candidates to take over at Nice, reports Foot Mercato.
Mauricio Pochettino is the club's primary target, but it is believed that there is minimal chance of bringing in the ex-Tottenham and PSG boss.
Parker is among the options the club will consider should they part ways with Lucien Favre.
'Messi would revolutionize MLS'
Gonzalo Higuain says that Lionel Messi would revolutionize American soccer if he were to come to MLS.
Higuain is currently with Inter Miami and was on hand to meet his former Argentina teammate as he trained at the club's facilities this week.
Derby have new head coach
Derby County have hired Paul Warne as the club's new head coach, the club confirmed.
Warne's contract will run through summer 2026. He has previously won promotion three times from League One.