Herrera is Barcelona’s ‘Plan B’
Barcelona’s summer search for a replacement for Andres Iniesta is continuing and the club have a ‘Plan B’ if they fail to land top targets Marco Verratti and Phillipe Coutinho.
Don Balon’s latest bombshell claims Barca will head to Manchester United and try to tempt Ander Herrera away if their preferred options remain elusive.
Herrera has developed into one of United’s most important players this season but has caught Robert Fernandez’s eye while Ernesto Valverde would be happy to have him at Camp Nou should he replace Luis Enrique.
Real Madrid lead Cucurella chase
Marc Cucurella is a wanted man and is attracting interest from all over the continent after rejecting Barcelona’s offers of a new contract, according to Diario Gol.
Real Madrid have joined the race with Florentino Perez pondering replacements for Marcelo but face competition from Chelsea, Manchester City, Everton and Tottenham.
Roma wants Denis Suarez
Monchi has wasted no time in settling into life at Roma and is ready to test Barcelona’s resolve by enquiring about Denis Suarez.
The Giallorossi will propose a loan deal with an option to buy with Monchi knowing Suarez well after he spent a season with Sevilla in 2014/15.
Inter to rival Arsenal for Arda
Arda Turan is a popular man with Inter Milan having joined Arsenal in the race for his signature, according to Fanatik.
The Serie A side hope to have Diego Simeone in charge next season, with a huge transfer fund to play with, and Arda is the first name on his wanted list.