THE COACH I ADMIRES MOST IS KLOPP-SIMONE
Diego Simeone has named Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp as the coach he admires most in world football.
In an interview with Spanish radio station , the Athletico Madrid manager spoke about losing Antione Griezmann to Barcelona and signing Joao Felix, while also singing Klopp’s praises.
“A coach I admire? Jurgen Klopp. No doubt,” stated the Argentine.
AUBAMEYANG IS ABSOLUTE TEMA PLAYER-SVEN MISLINTAT
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been billed as the “absolute team player” by Sven Mislintat, with the Arsenal striker considered to boast qualities that the likes of Neymar and Sergio Aguero do not.
The Gabonese has always been a prolific presence, with his efforts in France and Germany for the likes of Saint-Etienne and Borussia Dotmund showcasing undoubted ability.
Arsenal are now the ones benefiting from that skill set, with former head of recruitment Mislintat having helped to take him to the Emirates Stadium in January 2018.
DIFFICULT TO MEET PEP DEMANDS -AGUERO
Sergio Aguero admits it “wasn’t easy” for him to meet the demands of Pep Guardiola during the early stages of the Catalan’s reign at Manchester city which sparked unwelcome transfer talk.
When a change in the dugout was made at the Etihad Stadium in 2016, it appeared tweaks to the playing staff could follow.
Aguero, who was famed for his predatory instincts in and around the penalty area,saw questions asked of his ability to fit a system a favoured by Guadiola in which every player must pull their weight.
INTER CLOSELY TO RENEW LAUTARO MARTINEZ CONTRACT
Inter are working on a new contract for Lautaro Martinez with the intention of removing his €111m release clause.
Lautaro Martinez agent confirmed that his client will renew his contrat very soon,us he has now released details about the negotiations taking place.
According to the website, the Nerazzurri want the 22-year-old to commit without his €111m release clause.
In turn, the Argentine would want to double his salary from €1.5m to €3m and extend his link with the club until 2024.
Martinez joined the Beneamata from Racing Club in the summer of 2018 for around €23m and has scored three goals in nine appearances this season.
GERVINHO AGREED TO EXTEND HIS CONTRACT WITH PARM VERY SOON
Parma star Gervinho has reportedly agreed to extend his contract with the club until 2022.
Gervinho’s current deal does not expire for another two yeears claims Parma are ready to reward him for his loyalty.
As per report, the Ivorian is about to commit himself to the Ducali for a further season, taking him through to the 2021-22 campaign.
The former Roma winger moved to the Tardini from Chinese club Hebei China Fortune in the summer of 2018.
He was a hit in his first season with the then-Serie A new boys, scoring 13 goals in 31 appearances.
MANCHESTER UNITED TO SIGN EIGHT NEW PLAYERS
Manchester United have plans to sign EIGHT new players over the next two summer transfer windows.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side have had a woeful start to the season and currently sit 15 points behind leaders Liverpool already after just eight matches.
Per report, United are well aware of their need to improve their playing staff and will make a number of signings over the next two summers.
One of those incomings could be brought forward to January too amid growing concern that a challenge for Champions League football could already be on the rocks.
It is claimed the club believe they are “six players short of challenging for major honours” and the overhaul of players will be led by Solskjaer, who still has the full backing of the club.
“Ole is looking at a three-year vision of a squad. It will be an evolution over the coming years,” a source said. “We are at base camp now.”
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