Report: Kovacic close to Madrid | Football Italia
Reports suggest Inter's Mateo Kovacic is virtually a Real Madrid player, with the move down the final details. The Croatian playmaker has been consistently linked with a move away from San Siro this summer, with Liverpool thought to be in the running.
PSG want Martin Odegaard on loan - Inside Spanish Football
Real Madrid manager Rafa Benitez has admitted in several press conferences throughout the pre-season that 16-year-old attacking midfielder Martin Odegaard would not likely be a part of the first team this season and while it was assumed he would return to continue his progress under Zinedine Zidane in Real Madrid Castilla, PSG may have presented a win-win solution for both sides.
Kranevitter confident of Atleti move | Football Espana
River Plate midfielder Matias Kranevitter says he is confident that his transfer to Atletico Madrid will eventually bear fruition. The 22-year-old, who holds an Italian passport, recently helped Los Millonarios to Copa Libertadores glory but is expected to join Atleti in the near future following his latest remarks and a deal for Thiago Motta continuing to flounder.
Fenerbahce deny Feghouli interest | Football Espana
Fenerbahce have rubbished speculation linking them with a move for Valencia winger Sofiane Feghouli. Reports in Turkey earlier in the week claimed the Super Lig giants were ready to table an €8m bid for the 25-year-old, despite Los Che holding out for €10m.
Official: Moreno leaves Espanyol for PSV | Football Espana
Espanyol have officially sold defender Hector Moreno to Dutch champions PSV for a reported €5m. The move had been in the pipelines for some time, with bureaucratic issues holding the deal up, but the defender is now finally a PSV player, according to Espanyol’s official website.
Official: Adrian leaves Elche for Eibar | Football Espana
Eibar have completed the signing of midfielder Adrian Gonzalez from Elche on a three-year contract. The 27-year-old recently left the Andalucians following their demotion to La Segunda for non-football reasons, and he has since agreed a three-year contract at Ipurua.
Official: Eibar sign Milan’s Verdi | Football Espana
Eibar have completed their second signing in two days with the season-long capture of Milan attacker Simone Verdi on loan. The 23-year-old, who spent last term at Empoli, scoring once in 26 appearances, will be officially presented on Monday alongside fellow new boy Adrian Gonzalez.