Monchi Wants Aleix Vidal Reunion
AS Roma could be in for Aleix Vidal, as their sporting director, Monchi, is keen on buying him, according to Diario SPORT. Monchi was the guy who bought Vidal from Almería to Sevilla, where his career really took off. Vidal has had trouble getting playing time, again, and Barça are said to be interested in selling him. Also in the hunt for him? Sevilla.
Napoli in for Denis Suárez
Corriere dello Sport reports that Napoli are very keen on signing Denis Suárez in the winter transfer window, hoping the offer of a more prominent role will lure him away from the Camp Nou. Napoli had approached Barça over the transfer before, but so far, they have been rebuffed.
Auba Shoots Down Rumors
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang shot down rumors over Twitter that said he was on the verge of signing for Barça in the summer.
The Borussia Dortmund forward wrote “stop inventing stories.”
Mais arrêter donc d’inventé des histoires— Aubameyang P-E (@Aubameyang7) November 11, 2017
He also criticized the website, Foot Mercato, for identifying him as Guniean. He is actually Gabonese.
Galatasaray Look For Sponsor to Sign Arda
Galatasaray has looked into getting a sponsor to subsidize the cost of signing Arda Turan. That’s according to a report translated by SPORT that they say comes from Fanatik, a Turkish source. Turan has so far refused to leave Barça even as he is not getting any playing time.