The summer transfer window is closed for the major leagues in Europe. However, with an eye on January, there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings, goings and, of course,!
TOP STORY: Mudryk’s form drawing attention
are set to raise their demands for as Premier League clubs continue to circle for his signature, according to .
The 21-year-old winger has found impressive form in the Champions League this season, scoring two goals and adding two assists in matches againstand , respectively. In light of his recent play, Igor Jovicevic’s side are looking for a fee in excess of the €50 million that the club had set during the summer transfer window.
are one of the clubs who have been tracking the international closely, and it is understood that he is keen to move in January to test himself in one of Europe’s top leagues.
, , and are also interested in his services, while
– As‘s future remains unclear with at the Santiago Bernabeu, are keeping tabs on his situation, reports . The 26-year-old winger has found himself out of Carlo Ancelotti’s plans despite hoping for more minutes ahead of the upcoming World Cup in November. Xavi Hernandez’s side could be prepared to sign him in January, at which time he will have just six months left on his deal.
– Barcelona have identifiedas a replacement for , writes . With the 34-year-old defensive midfielder set to be out of contract at Camp Nou at the end of the season, the Blaugrana are already looking for potential long-term replacements. Jorginho, 30, is in a similar situation to Busquets, with less than 12 months remaining on his deal at Stamford Bridge.
–‘s loan to does not contain a permanent option clause, reports . Ampadu, 22, joined the Serie A club on loan from , but it looks as though the international centre-back will return to Stamford Bridge in the summer of 2023 despite talks of a clause that would have allowed him to join permanently for €15m.
– Another fromhere, which reports that is attracting interest from clubs in the Bundesliga. The 28-year-old wing-back was close to completing a loan move to Bayer Leverkusen before the summer transfer market closed, but after decided to keep hold of him, the latest suggests they could be willing to let him go in January.
– Finally, a bit of manager news, asreports that Italy World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro is close to being appointed as manager of Serie B side Benevento. The 49-year-old’s name was floated as a key candidate after Benevento decided to part ways with Fabio Caserta, and the reports adds that the former Ballon d’Or winner is keen to join the club. The final decision is set to be made on Tuesday.