Euro Paper Talk: Chelsea shocked as prime target makes contact over Arsenal deal

Date published: Monday 10th August 2020 12:19

Sergio Reguilon Sevilla

A top Chelsea target reaches out to Arsenal over a move elsewhere in London, while another Serie A side overtake Roma in the hunt for a Man Utd defender – all in the latest Euro Paper Talk.

 

CHELSEA TARGET REACHES OUT TO ARSENAL?

Chelsea left-back target Sergio Reguilon is “flirting” with Arsenal as speculation mounts over his future, according to a report.

The 23-year-old Spaniard is on loan from Real Madrid at Sevilla, who remain in the hunt for Europa League glory.

However, his future thereafter is unclear; Sevilla reportedly want another deal but there is strong interest from Chelsea.

The Blues are after a new left-back, with manager Frank Lampard unwilling to keep Marcos Alonso and Emerson Palmieri as his long-term options.

Reguilon himself has dismissed speculation about his future, insisting he is fully focused on the Europa League.


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According to CalcioNapoli24, though, the Spaniard “flirts” with Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain.

The source adds that, contrary to previous reports, Napoli have made no contact with Reguilon’s representatives.

In any case, CalcioNapoli claims that Madrid president Florentino Perez will not accept anything less than €25million (£22.5million) for the full-back’s sale.

 

AND THE REST FROM EURO PAPER TALK

Chris Smalling Roma TEAMtalk

Inter Milan could take advantage of reluctance from Roma and secure a deal for Chris Smalling (SportMediaSet)

West Brom are unwilling to pay more than £9million to make Filip Krovinovic’s move from Benfica permanent (Record)

Fiorentina are negotiating with Leicester about another loan deal for Rachid Ghezzal (TuttoMercatoWeb)

Sheffield United have reached an agreement with Trabzonspor to sign goalkeeper Ugurcan Cakir (Fanatik)

Porto are not willing to enter negotiations with West Ham about a deal for right-back Wilson Manafa (O Jogo)

Sporting Lisbon are close to completing a loan deal for Manchester City youngster Pedro Porro (Record)

Meanwhile, Brighton are considering a move for Villarreal left-back Alfonso Pedraza (Super Deporte)

Real Madrid are preparing a huge players-plus-cash offer to lure Paulo Dybala away from Juventus (SportMediaSet)

Madrid are keen on signing Sevilla’s Jules Kounde as a long-term replacement for Sergio Ramos (Cadena Ser)

Kylian Mbappe TEAMtalk

Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe has taken to training for the first time since his ankle injury (Football Italia)

The divisions between PSG boss Thomas Tuchel and sporting director Leonardo have widened (Le10 Sport)

Barcelona are to meet with Arthur Melo for discussions about the termination of his contract (Mundo Deportivo)

Barca are “bewildered” that boss Quique Setien did not play youth players in the Champions League clash with Napoli (Marca)

New Juventus boss Andrea Pirlo says he is a fan of the 4-3-3 formation with “everyone bombing forward” (Football Italia)

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