SPORTS: TRANSFER GOSSIP; RONALDO TO MAKE A UTURN TO MANCHESTER UNITED, POCHETINO, WENGER TO REPLACE ZIDANE
By Aiden Graw
Rumors surrounding the world player of the year, links him to a move back to Old Trafford.
Christiano Ronaldo said, “In the next few days I will give an answer to the fans that have always been on my side.’’
“It was very nice to be at Real Madrid, in the coming days I will talk about it more.”
Ronaldo’s mother has said she wants to see her son back at Old Trafford, and former Real Madrid boss Fabio Capello is convinced the striker has set his heart on a move to United.
During his time at Old Trafford Ronaldo won three Premier League titles and the Champions League before his world record £80m switch to the Bernabeu in 2009.
Mauricio Pochetino, Arsene Wenger, and Antonio Conte are the favorites for Real Madrid job as replacement of Zinedine Zidane.
The Frenchman left the La Blancos after a third successive Champions League, beating Liverpool 3-1 in Saturday’s final. President Florentino Perez will now begin the search for a successor capable of coping with the highest of expectations in club football.[Sky sports]
Fulham to open Manager Slavisa Jokanovic contract talks later this month
The 49-year-old has also attracted interest from other clubs including Chelsea, where manager.
Jokanovic, who played for Chelsea, sees his current Fulham contract expire next summer.[Sky Sports]
Manchester United is interested in signing striker Marko Anautovic and Thibbaut Courtois whose future remains undecided at the east London club.[Sky sports]
Rangers’ manager Steven Gerrard, who officially starts his new job today, is weighing up a move for a 25-year-old Hibernian midfielder Dylan McGeouch.[Scottish sun]
Liverpool closing in on forward Ousmane Dembele after talks with his mum.[Sky sports]
Former Celtic striker John Hartson who has been working as a specialist coach at Livingston for 10 months, is a contender to replace David Hopkin as manager of Livingston.[Daily Record]
Everton Linked with William Carvalho
Everton have been strongly linked with William Carvalho, who has previously played for new manager Marco Silva.
Last summer, Westham had looked set to sign Carvalho but pulled out of the deal after Sporting refused to lower their £40m asking price, as well as citing concerns over the player’s fitness.
Carvalho was a member of the Portugal team who won Euro 2016 and has been selected in their 23-man squad for the World Cup this summer.[Sky sports]
Westham United in talks to sign Javier Pastore from Paris Saint Germain The london club is much interested in signing the 28-year old Pastore who joined the Parc des princes from Parlemo in 2011. The Argentina international has scored 45goals in 265 appearances for the Ligue 1 champions. Westham new boss Manuel Pellegrini is in pole position to wind up this deal soon with just a year left on his contract with The French giants. Mknewslink.com understands that PSG are battling theUEFA financial fairplay rule therefore they must sell him this summer.[Sky sports]
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