Transfer Round-Up – Spurs line up £20m bid for World Cup striker
Published 22/07/2014 | 09:34
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has made a £20m bid for Real Sociedad's Antoine Griezmann in an effort to boost the club’s striking options.
Griezmann was an integral; part of the French World Cup squad and according to the Daily Mirror, the could be set for a big money move to White Hart Lane.
The Mirror also reports that Liverpool could take their summer spending past £150million as Brendan Rodgers targets Arturo Vidal, Marco Reus and Paul Pogba.
Chelsea duo Frank Lampard and Demba Ba look set to complete their moves to New York City and Besiktas very soon, while another man who could be set for the exit door at Stamford Bridge this summer is Fernando Torres. The former Liverpool player has been linked with a move back to Spain, with Atletico Madrid leading the chase according to the Daily Mirror. whether Athletico can come up with the strikers wages.(Daily Mirror)
It is widely reported Man United are closing in on a deal for Borussia Dortmund's Mats Hummels, with the Daily Mail putting a price of £16m for the proposed deal.
Louis Van Gaal is also set to bring in Angel Di Maria, with PSG also monitoring the situation says the Express.
Arsene Wenger has denied rumours that the Gunners will sign Mario Balotelli, according to The Star the AC Milan striker will remain in Italy.
The Daily Mirror have reported that Southampton want Stefan de Vrij to replace Dejan Lovren but will face a fight with Manchester United for his signature.