Football switch rumours: Marcus Rashford heading to Barcelona?
Et the mind games begin! Barcelona plays Manchester United within the Champions League next month, and the Spanish champions are already trying to get the psychological top hand. How else to give an explanation for the whispers approximately Marcus Rashford heading to the Nou Camp for £100m this summer time? Fair play to Barça for forwarding questioning, too. There’s a chance they might face Liverpool inside the semi-finals as nicely, so that explains the tale about them going after one in all Jürgen Klopp’s stars. Can’t be too careful.
Anything to get beforehand. Klopp might be gibbering damage while he reads the one approximately Alberto Moreno to Barcelona in his morning paper. Busy instances at Barça, then. They also need Ajax’s Matthijs de Light and are equipped to dump Ivan Rakitic. The Croatian midfielder is a goal for Internazionale and United, who are also tracking William Saliba, an 18-year-vintage defender at St Étienne. Arsenal and Juventus are both seeking to trap Álex Grimaldo faraway from Benfica. The left-returned won’t come cheap, which is probably why Arsenal are thinking about getting Mesut Özil and Henrikh Mkhitaryan off the salary bill.
Özil can come and write Mills if he likes. West Ham and Tottenham are both seeking to signal Torino’s Soualiho Meïté for £17m. Athletics bowl or real football stadium? Tough one! PSV Eindhoven and Feyenoord need Arsenal’s Dan Crowley and Everton like the look of Lille’s Portuguese forward Rafael Leão. Newcastle is interested in Hoffenheim’s Joe Linton. But the striker will cost £40m, so that’s that then.
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