Transfer news LIVE: Neymar to Barcelona agreement could happen TODAY, Man Utd talks
Transfer news LIVE is here with all the latest updates while the Neymar saga reverberates with Barcelona and Real Madrid competing for his signature.
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Nemanja Matic, outcast from Manchester United, is eager to have a discussion about his future
Paris Saint-Germain wants Real Madrid to allow them to have Vinicius Jr as part of an agreement for Neymar
Arsenal will let veteran defender Nacho Monreal go before the window closes with a condition
That is according to the Spanish newspaper Marca, who says that Zidane expects more than 19 years of talent.
Vinicius was applauded for his performances last season, scoring three times and providing 12 assists in 33 appearances.
However, Vinicius Junior has not completed a 90-minute appearance under Zidane this period and the boss believes he is being “overwhelmed” by expectations.
9:15 PM UPDATE: Don’t go!
PSG captain Thiago Silva made a final request to keep his compatriot Neymar in the club.
Neymar, 27, is getting closer to returning to Camp Nou, but Silva believes it is “indispensable” for French champions.
“Neymar is an indispensable player for any team, he was at Barça, it is for us,” Silva told RMC.
“It’s a particular problem for a club player, we can’t get involved. But in my head, I hope he stays. Yes, I already told him. It’s hard to tell him all the time: ‘You stay, you stay. ..’
“I don’t know exactly what’s going on between him and the club. Honestly, I hope the transfer window will end soon because I can’t take it anymore.”
20:45 UPDATE: Bruno should have signed
Manchester United should have signed Lisbon Sporting star Bruno Fernandes during the summer.
That is the opinion of former Red Devils striker Louis Saha, who believes that the Portuguese player is exactly what Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team lacks.
“Bruno Fernandes is a player of great technical quality who could be extremely decisive in several points of the United game,” Saha told the Portuguese newspaper Record.
“But more than that, he is a born leader and that is what Manchester United is missing this season. Only time can tell, but judging by everything that has happened … United made a mistake by not buying to Bruno Fernandes and not sign a creative midfielder. ” “
20:15 UPDATE: “We’re getting closer”
Barcelona is approaching the signing of PSG superstar Neymar.
That is according to the director of Barcelona, Javier Bordas, after today’s conversations in Paris.
The Spanish champions sent a delegation that included Bordas, Oscar Grau, Eric Abidal and Andre Cury to the French capital to discuss an agreement for the 27-year-old.
“There is still no agreement. We are negotiating, we are getting closer,” Bordas told reporters.
7:45 PM UPDATE: I pique Neymar messages
Barcelona defender Gerard Piqué contacted Neymar last night in the middle of talks, the Brazilian could return to Camp Nou.
Pique has been competing in the PokerStars event in Barcelona and just 24 hours after helping his team win 5-2 over Real Betis, he took second place in an event of £ 22,555 (€ 25,000) to take home a Good sum. from £ 318,364 (€ 352,950).
The former Manchester United center has previously attended the event along with his former teammate Neymar.
But with the Brazilian trying to force his departure from Paris Saint-Germain, he was absent this time.
“We talked, yes,” the 32-year-old added when asked if they also discussed the possible transfer of Neymar. “But obviously it is a private conversation.”