A young Barça on the shelves of Manchester United and Leipzig
Ilaix Moriba (18), a young FC Barcelona midfielder, interests Manchester United and Leipzg, according to Mundo Deportivo. He only has a year and a half left with the Catalan club where he was trained. Represented by Jonathan Barnett’s Stellar Group (Gareth de Bale’s agent), Moriba would like to continue in Catalonia. He played four games with the first team, including the semi-final return leg against Sevilla FC (3-0, ap). On this occasion, he would have thanked Ronald Koeman for kui granting playing time with the A, according to the Catalan newspaper.
A fight between Real and English clubs for Haaland
According to As, Erling Haaland is still among Real Madrid’s two priorities for recruitment next summer, alongside Kylian Mbappé. The latter is always the priority but the file promises to be very complicated especially as the attacker could extend to PSG. Haaland appears more affordable, according to As, who points out that the Norwegian international is the subject of an intense court of the English cadors. Manchester City would be the main rival of the Merengues but not the only one. Chelsea are very insistent and Roman Abramovich, their owner, has given the green light for the recruitment of the former Salzburg player. Manchester United are also on the spot.
Génésio, Milik, Aouar, Imbula … the information to remember from Thursday
After a few days of waiting, Rennes has formalized the identity of the replacement for Julien Stéphan, who submitted his resignation on Monday. As expected, Bruno Génésio succeeds him and is committed until 2023. He will be presented this Friday in the company of Florian Maurice, sports director, but without Nicolas Holveck, hospitalized executive president.
Among the other information of Thursday, Pablo Longoria, new president of OM, expressed his optimism on the Arkadiusz Milik file, loaned by Napoli until the end of the season. The Polish striker was recently the subject of rumors about a possible return to Italy next summer. “OM have total control of the situation,” Longoria assured France Bleu Provence. We read a lot of things and I was surprised myself, they are unfounded things. “
Otherwise, Real Madrid are still interested in Lyonnais, Houssem Aouar. Tested in Nantes in January without signing there, Giannelli Imbula could rebound in Portugal and within the Portuguese club Portimonense.