Welcome to Concise News round up of top transfer market stories as European football clubs begin to boost their squads ahead of next season.
Arsenal star Lucas Torreira has insinuated that he would be open to returning to Italy after just one season with the Gunners.
Concise News learned that Torreira, who has struggled to communicate, said: “I don’t know if there are many things that I enjoy.
“I think it was better in Italy. England is a totally different world, a very large country.
“The language [barrier] has stopped me, to be able to relate with my teammates and with the people. It is very difficult when you can’t have a dialogue.
“And so is the climate. You go out in the morning and it is cloudy, you arrive late to your home and it is cloudy.”
Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Swansea City star Daniel James after an international clearance.
This online news platform understands that James signed a five-year contract, with an option to extend for a further year.
The Wales international made his professional debut for Swansea City in February 2018 and his senior Wales debut in November 2018, having previously represented the nation at various youth levels.
It was gathered that the 21-year-old signed for United at the Aon Training Complex.
United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said: “Daniel is an exciting young winger with lots of skills, vision, exceptional pace and a good work ethic. He had a great season with Swansea City and has all the attributes needed to become a Manchester United player.
“We are delighted he has signed with our club and we are all looking forward to working with him. This is the perfect environment for Daniel to continue his development.”
Manchester City have beaten Premier League rivals Manchester United to the signing of Juventus defender Joao Cancelo.
Pep Guardiola’s side has agreed on a five-year deal with the Portugal international to leave Juventus for City.
Real Madrid has acquired French player Ferland Mendy from Lyon, paying 48 million euros and a potential 5m euros in add-ons for the left-back.
Mendy’s acquisition has been confirmed after a doctor went to Paris to carry out the player’s medical and the Frenchman signs on a deal that runs until 2025.
Zidane wanted Mendy to come in to compete with Marcelo after a breakout season in Ligue 1, as the player made a total of 44 appearances across all competitions.
Barcelona has confirmed they will sign Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid this summer.
This was revealed by Atletico CEO, Gil Martin, on Wednesday, noting that the club knew the Frenchman would be moving to the Catalan side since March 2019.
“We know since last March that Griezmann is going to Barcelona,” he told to Sport.
Real Madrid will unveil Belgian star Eden Hazard on Thursday following his move from Chelsea, the club has announced.
Hazard joined Los Blancos from Chelsea on a 5-year deal and will become the second player unveiled in two days by the Spanish team.
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