Nothing can dampen the never-ending nature of transfer talk. Here’s a look at the wildest rumors that made the rounds this week.
Lingard attracting interest from trio of clubs
Manchester United is listening to offers for Jesse Lingard, according to The Guardian’s Jamie Jackson. The club is raising funds to meet Borussia Dortmund‘s valuation of Jadon Sancho, who has joined a United players’ WhatsApp chat. Sure he has. Apparently, the crucial goal in the 7-1 aggregate win against LASK wasn’t enough to save Lingard’s hide.
Lingard has virtually no role on the team due to the addition of Bruno Fernandes, the emergence of Mason Greenwood, and his own radical downturn in quality. He is reportedly attracting interest from Newcastle, Roma, and Borussia Monchengladbach. The bidding starts at €10.
Speaking of United afterthoughts, the Red Devils have also offered oft-injured central defender Eric Bailly to AC Milan, who, according to Gazzetta dello Sport, are kindly responding, “Thanks but no thanks.”
City’s summer shopping boosted by €330M budget
Manchester City are not content to call it a day following the signings of Nathan Ake and Ferran Torres. Sky Sports says the Champions League quarterfinalists are monitoring Napoli center-back Kalidou Koulibaly, because there are