Euro Paper Talk: Man Utd, Arsenal on alert as Bayern opt to sell €25m target

Date published: Friday 22nd January 2021 12:33 - Robert McCarthy

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Manchester United and Arsenal are both on alert after Bayern Munich decided to put a top midfield talent up for sale, while Chelsea are monitoring a highly-rated Monaco star, according to Friday’s Euro Paper Talk.

MAN UTD, ARSENAL TARGET UP FOR GRABS

Manchester United and Arsenal will be on alert following the news that Bayern Munich are reportedly considering selling a former midfield target.

According to Bild (via Canal Supporters) the German giants want to avoid a similar scenario to that which has unfolded with David Alaba.

The much sought after Austria international will be out of contract this summer and can leave on a free.

Bayern are also facing a similar prospect with Corentin Tolisso, whose deal runs out in 2022.

The France international was a target for both United and the Gunners last summer. However, the Red Devils ended up landing Donny van de Beek instead, while Arsenal brought in Thomas Partey.

However, Tolisso could be on their radar again as Bayern consider selling the regular first-team star.

The report states that Bayern have made a list of clubs who could buy the 26-year-old, although PSG are thought to head it.

The French giants are looking to rebuild their midfield under new boss Mauricio Pochettino. The likes Idrissa Gueye and Danilo Pereira are expected to move on, leaving space for Tolisso.

PSG sporting director Leonardo has made it known that he would like to add more French talent, and potentially adding Tolisso can solve two issues with one player.

Tolisso has one-year left on his contract and is valued by Transfermarkt at €25million.


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CHELSEA EYEING LIGUE 1 TALENT

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Chelsea have been been monitoring the progress of Monaco midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni. (ESPN Football)

Real Madrid are ready to offer Eden Hazard plus €80million in their bid to land PSG superstar Kylian Mbappe. (TodoFichajes)

Arsenal have agreed a six-month loan deal for Real Madrid attacking midfielder Martin Odegaard. (El Confidencial)

Manchester United have rebuffed loan enquiries for Donny van de Beek. (ESPN Football)

West Ham are unwilling to increase their £22 million offer for Sevilla striker Youssef En-Nesyri.

Fikayo Tomori will arrive in Italy on Friday to undergo a medical ahead of his loan move to AC Milan. (Fabrizio Romano)

AND THE REST FROM EURO PAPER TALK

Arkadiusz Milik has finally completed his transfer to Marseille, on loan with an obligation to buy from Napoli in June 2022. (Football Italia)

Bologna are in talks to sign former Inter and West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic. (Il Corriere dello Sport)

West Brom made initial inquiries about Benfica striker Harris Seferovic.

AC Milan are working on a new contract for defender Davide Calabria. (Calciomercato)

Super agent Mino Raiola has snapped up Crystal Palace starlet Zion Atta.

Juventus were believed to have a deal in the bag to sign MLS star Bryan Reynolds from Dallas this month, but Roma have now emerged as favourites for his signature. (Fabrizio Romano)

Former Inter scout Adelio Moro reveals how the Nerazzurri signed Lautaro Martinez in 2017 ‘thanks to Juventus.’ (Tuttosport)

Sevilla are among the sides considering a move for Atalanta forward Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez. (DiMarzio)

Stoke City have sold young Belgian winger Thibaud Verlinden to Fortuna Sittard in the Dutch Eredevisie. (Sky Sports)

 

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