Tottenham join PSG, Inter & Milan in race to sign Barcelona’s Emerson

Tottenham Hotspur have joined the race to sign Barcelona right-back Emerson, but face competition from several European suitors.The 22-year-old moved from his native Brazil to Spain in 2019 thanks to a joint financial effort from Barcelona - who officially own him - and Real Betis - who he has been on loan at ever since.The situation around Emerson's ownership is a complex one as he is co-owned by the two clubs. The Catalan giants own 50% of his rights but have the option to purchase an additional 30% from Betis this summer.According to the latest reports from Estadio Deportivo in Spain, cash-strapped Barça are looking to offload the defender in order to raise transfer funds ahead of the summer, and

Man Utd, Real Madrid & PSG to reignite interest in Lazio’s Sergej Milinkovic-Savic

Manchester United, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain are all monitoring the situation of Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, whose future could once again be up in the air if the Italian side fail to reach the Champions League.A regular in the gossip column every summer, Milinkovic-Savic has enjoyed another solid year for Lazio, racking up seven goals and nine assists in 26 appearances so far, but despite his good form, Lazio are facing an uphill battle to qualify for the Champions League.Milinkovic-Savic could miss out on European football | Alexander Hassenstein/Getty ImagesI Biancocelesti currently find themselves sixth in the Serie A standings, six points behind Atalanta in fourth, but they do have a game in hand on the sides above them.Champions

Erling Haaland ‘prefers’ Real Madrid transfer this summer

Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland is said to have decided that Real Madrid would be his preference if he was to move on this summer, although it would not be a straightforward transfer.Haaland has become the most in demand striker in the world over the last 12 months. The 20-year-old Norwegian has scored 33 goals in 31 appearances for Dortmund across all competitions this season, in addition to the 44 in 44 he got for Red Bull Salzburg and Dortmund combined last season.Haaland has scored 75 club goals since the start of the 2019/20 season | Lars Baron/Getty ImagesHaaland, who was poached by Dortmund for just €20m in January 2020, has a €75m release clause in his contract that does

Mino Raiola lands in Barcelona for Erling Haaland talks

Super-agent Mino Raiola has landed in Barcelona for talks with the Spanish side over a move for Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland.Barcelona president Joan Laporta is keen to rebuild the team around Haaland and has been exploring ways to raise money to pursue the 20-year-old, who is expected to command a fee of well over £100m.#FCB ?? #ExclusivaSPORT ? ? ¡El bombazo del mes y estamos a día 1! ? Mino Raiola y el padre de Haaland, en Barcelona— Diario SPORT (@sport) April 1, 2021Things stepped up on Thursday when Sport spotted Raiola and Haaland's father, former Manchester City midfielder Alf-Inge, landing in Barcelona, where they met a car sent by Laporta and quickly headed off for a meeting

Conflicting reports on Ibrahima Konate’s rumoured Liverpool medical

Liverpool target Ibrahima Konate could be edging closer to completing a summer transfer to Anfield from RB Leipzig amid claims that parts of a medical have already been done.However, there are conflicting reports suggesting Chelsea remain an option and that a medical has not yet happened.Liverpool have found themselves desperate for defensive reinforcements this season as a result of major injuries to Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip. After selling Dejan Lovren last summer, it was hoped Fabinho would suffice as a back-up for a year if required, with a focus on long-term recruitment at the back pushed to the summer of 2021.Liverpool had hoped Fabinho would suffice as a back-up centre-back this season | Alex Livesey -

Liverpool finalising deal to sign RB Leipzig centre-back Ibrahima Konate

Liverpool are close to completing a €40m deal to sign RB Leipzig centre-back Ibrahima Konate once the summer transfer window opens.Jurgen Klopp has been keen to bolster his defensive ranks after long-term injuries to Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip left him forced to chop and change his squad just to try and stay afloat. Ben Davies and Ozan Kabak were both brought in in January, but the desire to find a new centre-back remained.Klopp wants a new defender | Laurence Griffiths/Getty ImagesWell, according to The Athletic's David Ornstein, they've found one, and his name is Konate.An agreement to sign the 21-year-old is not yet finalised, but talks with Konate are understood to be at an advanced stage

AC Milan Meet With Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Agent Mino Raiola to Discuss Potential Return

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

​AC Milan have held a meeting with Zlatan Ibrahimovic's agent Mino Raiola to explore the possibility of the striker returning to the Serie A side for a second stint. Zlatan is technically still under contract with Major League Soccer side LA Galaxy, but confirmed that he would not be renewing his deal beyond the its expiry on 31 December. AC Milan today had a meeting with Mino Raiola for Zlatan Ibrahimovic. They asked for Ibra situation. Zlatan will decide about his future on next weeks and nothing has been agreed yet - just talks have started between Milan and Ibra for a possible comeback. ⚫️ @SkySport — Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) November 20, 2019 That has sparked a flurry of clubs into action in a