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PSG need Seri
10.05: PSG have made a transfer for Jean Michael Seri, to overcome Barcelona to the punch.
Lionel Messi hopes Seri will sign up for Barca to reinforce their midfield however they face festival from PSG.
The French champions wish to herald less expensive choices than ultimate summer season after signing Neymar for an international document price and agreeing the deal to Kylian Mbappe within the coming summer season.
So Seri will probably be a less expensive choice however nonetheless upload to PSG’s midfield.
08.00: Antoine Griezmann has supposedly advised Real Madrid he’ll reject Barcelona if Los Blancos meet his calls for.
In fresh months Barcelona have emerged as unexpected entrance runners for the participant’s signature, with Griezmann being mooted as a possible substitute for Luis Suarez.
Yet Spanish outlet Diario Gol say the participant is able to flip his again on Barcelona to signal for Madrid as a substitute – but provided that the membership bow to his calls for.
The striker is handiest in a position to visit Real in the event that they promise him first-team soccer.
Los Blancos’ present forwards are all misfiring, main to speak one among Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale or Karin Benzema will leap send on the finish of the season.
And Griezmann needs to be promised a spot in Zinedine Zidane’s XI, such is his reluctance to make do with a spot a number of the substitutes.
The 26-year-old may be stated to need lend a hand with a view to realise his dream of successful the Ballon d’Or.
Hazard on Coutinho
07.45: Eden Hazard thinks Philippe Coutinho’s transfer to Barcelona is dangerous for the Premier League – however excellent for him.
Coutinho sealed a dream £142m transfer to the Nou Camp ultimate week.
“It’s good for him. It’s bad for the Premier League because he’s one of the best players in the league,” Hazard stated.
“He’s a excellent man. We performed in opposition to each and every different a few occasions and he’s an out of this world participant.
“OK, he selected to transport to Barca, it’s no longer a foul option to be truthful! I simply need him to be probably the most best possible on the earth and experience what he can do.”
07.30: Barcelona need to stay Andre Gomes however his agent is attempting to pressure a transfer.
The Portugal midfielder has been connected with Tottenham all over the January window.
But Guillem Balague says Barca need their guy to stick put.
“Valverde needs to stay Andre Gomes,” Balague stated.
“His agent, Jorge Mendes, has advised Barcelona that he wish to transfer on however Valverde needs to stay him. That’s what’s coming from Barcelona.”