Transfer rumours are always fun to have. However, respective fans wait keenly for the rumours to get permanent. Some of the biggest and unexpected transfers already took place in this window, however, rumours still hover around some of the biggest players in Europe. This article is more of a football gossip than facts. Hence, we will look into the top 5 new transfer rumours surrounding big players of the current transfer window.
#5 Lorenzo Insigne
Insigne has been the man for Italy in the Euros. He has scored some of the most prolific goals in his career in Euro 2020. As a result, many top clubs have shown interest in the Napoli ace striker. However, Napoli isn’t just ready to let him go. Inter Milan and Zenit Saint-Petersburg have shown a long time interest in the striker however, the latest to join the race are Everton. The Dogs of War are keen on signing the Italian international and might even win the race ahead of Inter Milan.
#4 Philippe Coutinho
Coutinho has been one of the biggest transfers in history but failed to produce performance anywhere near the price tag. The Brazilian midfielder has been linked with a return to Liverpool from Barcelona, the club he left Merseyside to join for £142m in January 2018. Everton, Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham and Leicester City have all recently shown interest in the 29-year-old.
#3 Manuel Locatelli
The Italian star has impressed everyone with his skills in Euro 2020. Every big team in need of a versatile mid-fielder were targeting Locatelli as their next big transfer however, it seems Juventus might have the last laugh. The Turin giants are very close to land the current Sassuolo player. A deal could be struck as soon as Friday, which would be a huge boost for Massimiliano Allegri’s men ahead of the start of the 2021-22 Serie A season.
#2 Harry Kane
Transfer Rumours surrounding Harry Kane gets stronger as the Tottenham ace move closer to Manchester City. Although many clubs are interested in the English striker, Manchester City appears as the favourites to sign him. According to the latest reports, Manchester City is prepared to pay €150m (£127m) to sign England striker Harry Kane, 28, from Tottenham.
#1 Kylian Mbappe
Transfer Rumours goes wild whenever someone talks about Kylian Mbappe. The young sensation has blown away every critic with his performance. Although both the French star and his club has turned down every rumour surrounding Mbappe, the inclusion of Leo Messi in the team could make a twist in the story. According to various reports, Mbappe is not keen to play alongside Messi and is eyeing a move to Madrid. The deal might be going under the pen this season or the next, as rumours suggest that Mbappe is not interested in renewing his contract.