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Transfer Talk – Manchester United eyes Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante for first signing of Erik ten Hag


The summer transfer window is approaching, and there’s a lot of gossip swirling about who’s going where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumors, whereabouts and, of course, deals!

TOP STORY: Kante ready for Man Utd?

Manchester United could do N’Golo Kante their first signing of Erik ten Hag’s tenure, with the club eyeing a potential move for the midfielder from Chelsea this summer, according to the Mirror.

It is reported that ten Hag believes the 31-year-old is a perfect fit for his system who could set an example for the younger players in the squad, while still having plenty to offer in the Premier League.

The hierarchy at Old Trafford are also optimistic about his hiring, with Thomas Tuchel set to receive a large transfer budget once Chelsea confirm their new owners. It could trigger a rebuild of the squad with Kante, who will enter the final year of his contract in June, one of the stars who could be transferred from Stamford Bridge.

He came on as Chelsea lost on penalties to Liverpool in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday.

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GOSSIP PAPER

– Juventus are set to step up their quest for Paul Pogba next week with the club due to meet representatives of the 29-year-old midfielder on Monday, Gianluca Di Marzio reveals. The France international is set to leave Manchester United, having shown no interest in signing a new contract throughout the season, and it looks like Juventus are ready to make the first move for his signature. Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain have also been linked with him. Bright Osayi-Samuel

– Bayern Munich are interested in landing Ousmane Dembele, reports Sky Sports. The 24-year-old winger is available to leave Barcelona on a free transfer this summer, and the latest reports the Bundesliga club have added him to their shortlist. The report comes amid the drama of Robert Lewandowski confirming on Saturday that he has not signed a contract extension at Bayern, with Barcelona among his potential destinations.

– AC Milan could make a move for Ajax Amsterdam striker Sebastien Haller, according to Calciomercato. The 27-year-old Ivory Coast international has been in fine form this season, scoring 34 goals for Ajax, and it is believed that a sum of around €40m would be needed for him to start talks on a possible transfer. in San Siro.

– West Ham United, Southampton and Brentford follow Bright Osayi-Samuel, reveals Football Insider. The 24-year-old Fenerbahce winger has come through the ranks of several English sides, and it looks like he could be set for a Premier League move this summer.

– Real Madrid are ready to offer Vinicius Junior and Eder Militao new contracts, as Carlo Ancelotti begins to prepare his side to retain the LaLiga title next season. AS write that both players’ entourages have been told that the Santiago Bernabeu hierarchy would like to start negotiations soon, hoping to tie them both into long-term deals at the club. Militao, 24, has been a regular starter at centre-back since joining FC Porto, while 21-year-old winger Vinicius is seen as key to the team’s future.

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