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Report: Manchester United want £25m for Marcos Rojo

A report claims that no offers have been tabled for unwanted Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo as the Red Devils’ £25m asking price is putting off potential suitors. Manchester United are holding out for an offer of £25m for versatile defender Marcos Rojo, according to a report. The 29-year-old has fallen down the pecking order at Old Trafford, being used just 18 times in all competitions over the past two seasons. Despite his limited playing time, however, the Daily Record suggests that United are holding out for a big fee – £9m more than they paid to sign the Argentina international from Sporting Lisbon five years ago. No potential suitors have stepped forward with an offer so far, though, with the Red Devils’ valuation putting sides off. Rojo is rumoured to be on ...

Atletico Madrid hint at Rodri exit by giving Marcos Llorente his shirt number

The 24-year-old midfielder has left Real Madrid for their neighbours for a reported 40million euros. Marcos Llorente has pledged his full commitment to Atletico Madrid – after his move from city rivals Real appeared to nudge Rodri towards the exit door. Llorente’s move last week for a reported 40million euros (£35.75m) saw him follow his father Paco Llorente Gento in moving between the Madrid giants. After five years of sporadic first-team appearances in all white, the 24-year-old is switching to red and white stripes – although the more interesting detail of his new shirt is perhaps the number 14 on the back, worn up to now by fellow midfielder Rodri who is a widely reported target for Premier League champions Manchester City. 📽 🔴⚪ Today was a very emotional day!🏧 Welcome, @MarcosLl...

Marcos Alonso, Davide Zappacosta want Chelsea exit?

Marcos Alonso and Davide Zappacosta are both reportedly looking to leave Chelsea before the end of the summer transfer window. Marcos Alonso and Davide Zappacosta will reportedly look to secure an exit from Chelsea during the summer transfer window. Chelsea are currently without a manager with Frank Lampard expected to be appointed in the coming days, while the Blues are unable to sign any new players ahead of the new campaign due to a transfer ban. However, according to The Telegraph, two members of the first-team squad have decided that they wish to leave Stamford Bridge over the next six weeks. Alonso – a £23m signing from Fiorentina in 2016 – has scored 18 goals from 120 appearances, but the left-back was frequently booed by supporters last season Meanwhile, Zappacosta has ...

Agent: ‘Liverpool turned down Marcos Llorente’

Marcos Llorente’s agent says that Liverpool rejected the chance to sign his client from Real Madrid this summer. Spanish midfielder Marcos Llorente‘s agent has revealed that Liverpool rejected the chance to sign his client from Real Madrid in this summer’s transfer window. Llorente completed a move to Atletico Madrid earlier this month, penning a five-year deal at the Wanda Metropolitano. According to Julio Llorente, who is the midfielder’s agent and uncle, Liverpool were offered the chance to sign the 24-year-old but the Reds were not interested in a deal. “I contacted several clubs to let them know what had happened, the conversation that Zidane and Marcos had,” Julio Llorente told Cadena SER. “One of them was Liverpool, but Marcos’s positi...

Atletico Madrid confident of signing Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso

Atletico Madrid are reportedly increasingly confident of signing wantaway Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso as a replacement for Lucas Hernandez this summer. Atletico Madrid are reportedly confident of signing Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso this summer. The 28-year-old is understood to want to leave Stamford Bridge during the current transfer window having found himself in and out of the team last season. Atletico are interested in signing a new left-back, with Lucas Hernandez joining Bayern Munich and Filipe Luis also expected to depart. Recent reports have suggested that Alonso has earmarked Atletico as his preferred destination, and The Mirror reports that the Spanish giants are increasingly confident of bringing him to the Wanda Metropolitano. The Spain international flew out to Madrid ...

Transfer Talk Daily Update: Marcos Llorente, Tyrone Mings, Kieran Trippier

Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world. The transfer window is open! Clubs around the UK and Europe are getting business done as they look to give themselves the best possible chance at success in the new season. Monday morning’s headlines: Football rumours from the mediaNew signings for Tottenham and Maurizio Sarri’s future both make the Monday papers. Read more. Report: Napoli enquire about out-of-favour Real Madrid trioA report claims that Napoli are looking to raid Real Madrid for one or more of their out-of-favour players, including midfielder Marcos Llorente. Read more. Aston Villa close to completing £15m deal for Tyrone Mings?Tyrone Mings could become an Aston Villa player on a permanent basis in the co...

Marcos Alonso ‘tells Atletico Madrid he wants summer move’

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso informs Atletico Madrid that he wants to join the Spanish giants this summer, according to a report. Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso has reportedly informed Atletico Madrid that he wants to join the Spanish giants in this summer’s transfer window. Atletico are expected to be in the market for a new left-back this summer with Lucas Hernandez being sold to Bayern Munich and Filipe Luis tipped to leave on a free transfer. The capital outfit have been linked with Leicester City’s Ben Chilwell, but it has been claimed that, contrary to reports, the club have not made an offer for the England international. According to Marca, Alonso has told Atletico that he wants to move to the Wanda Metropolitano and it will now be up to Diego Simeone‘s side to ...

Marcos Rojo ‘is in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s plans at Manchester United’

Argentine defender Marcos Rojo claims that he is in the plans of Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Marcos Rojo has claimed that Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has offered him assurances over his future at Old Trafford. Rojo only made six appearances for United during the 2018-19 campaign and has not been a regular for the club since the 2016-17 season, when he impressed under Jose Mourinho. United had reportedly placed a £6m transfer value on the Argentina international amid interest from Spain and Italy. However, Rojo, who can play left-back or centre-back, has now claimed that Solskjaer wants to keep him at Old Trafford this summer. “He [Solskjaer] said that I was in his plans, that I’m an important player and that he wanted me to return to full fitnes...

Marcos Rojo hints at Manchester United departure

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo hints that he is ready to leave Old Trafford during the summer transfer window. Marcos Rojo has suggested that he may have to leave Manchester United in order to save his international career. Rojo made just six appearances in all competitions during the most recent campaign, and it has been claimed that United are ready to part ways with the defender. The player is seemingly ready to go along with United’s wishes, with the 29-year-old aware that he must secure regular football next season in order to reclaim his place in the Argentina squad. Rojo told El Dia: “My first ambition is to return to the national team. I am still young and I have a lot to give. I know that if I try hard, work and take care of myself then I can get back to fight ...

Manchester United ‘name Marcos Rojo price’

Manchester United would accept offers of around £6m for Marcos Rojo this summer, according to a report. Manchester United would reportedly accept offers of around £6m for Marcos Rojo in this summer’s transfer window. Rojo only made six appearances for the Red Devils last season but he is contracted to the club until the end of the 2020-21 campaign. The 29-year-old is not believed to be in the plans of head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer heading into the new season, though, which is expected to lead to a summer exit. According to The Mirror, United would be prepared to accept offers of £6m for the Argentina international, who is said to be of interest to a number of clubs in Spain and Italy. Rojo’s most productive season with the 20-time English champions came in 2016-17 when he mad...

Marcos Alonso refuses to rule out Chelsea exit

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso hints that he could leave Stamford Bridge this summer amid reports of interest from Spain. Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso has hinted that he could leave Stamford Bridge this summer. The 28-year-old scored twice and registered six assists in 31 Premier League appearances for Chelsea during the 2018-19 campaign. The full-back only penned a new long-term deal with the Blues in the latter stages of 2018 but Atletico Madrid have recently been linked with a swoop. Alonso has said that he is “very happy” at Stamford Bridge but refused to rule out a summer exit. “I am very happy here but we will see what happens this summer. There is always talk [like this]. Is it a compliment? Yes. It means I’m doing well if other teams are trying to get in t...

Report: Atletico Madrid want Marcos Alonso

Atletico Madrid want to sign Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso in this summer’s transfer window, according to a report. Atletico Madrid are reportedly interested in signing Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso at the end of the season. Alonso joined Chelsea from Fiorentina in 2016 and has proved to be a success at Stamford Bridge – contributing 18 goals and 14 assists in 120 appearances for the Blues in all competitions. Atletico are expected to be in the market for a new left-back this summer as Filipe Luis prepares to depart. According to AS, Los Rojiblancos head coach Diego Simeone is an admirer of Alonso and is keen for his club to tie up a deal for the 28-year-old in this summer’s transfer window. Alonso, who is a three-time Spain international, scored twice and registered si...

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