The 10 best transfer news of the day. New arrivals from Spartak and CSKA, the outcome of the scandal at Manchester United
Mikhail Rozhdestvensky August 21, 2023, 23:15 Moscow time Audio version: Your browser does not support the audio element.
Zainutdinov has gone to Turkey and City are spending a lot of money for the winger.
New day: new transfer rumors, inside information and announcements. A lot of exciting things happened on August 21, so here’s a new roundup with a dozen powerful news.
The main news of the day before:
The 10 best transfer news of the day. PSG was denied again, the world champion is an outsider in the Premier League
Barcelona sent Sergio Desta to the Netherlands
A few years ago, Dest seemed to be one of the most promising wing backs in the world. And he is only 22 years old! But a career at the highest level has not yet worked out. Now the American takes a small step back: an assignment from PSV with a purchase option and a percentage of the resale in favor of Barça. Dest is well familiar with the Dutch championship, having grown up and started his career at Ajax.
Atlético have received an offer for Rodrigo De Paul from Saudi Arabia
The Saudis’ new target is the 29-year-old midfielder for the Argentine national team. Fabrizio Romano writes that Al Ahli offered Atlético 32 million euros for De Paul. Rodrigo has become a priority target for the Saudi club after the failure of the operation for Piotr Zielinski from Napoli.
Neymar has already gone to Saudi Arabia. For wild conditions:
Why did Neymar sell his career to the Saudis?
Spartak bought a central defender
Meet Srdjan Babić! The 27-year-old Serbian footballer joined Spartak from Spanish club Almería and signed a three-year contract. Earlier it was reported that the transfer amount would be 5 million euros, and Babich’s salary – 1.5 million euros per year.
Manchester City reach an agreement for Jeremy Docu for 60 million euros
Paquetá didn’t work out with Lucas, so City quickly switched to a new target. Fabrizio Romano affirms that the club has made a verbal deal with Rennes to take Doca for 60 million euros. The medical is scheduled for the end of the week, with the 21-year-old Belgian winger already on a long-term contract.
City won again:
City set another record. And it was a shame to watch Newcastle
Baktiyor Zainutdinov moved from CSKA to Beshiktas
This has been going on for a long time, but now everything is official. The 25-year-old universal football player of the Kazakhstan national team left Moscow after three years and went to make a career in Turkey. The terms of the operation, according to the information previously published: 5 million euros plus 15% of the resale in favor of CSKA.
Photo: FC Besiktas
Manchester United announce the departure of Mason Greenwood
The 21-year-old footballer has not set foot on the field for a year and a half, and all due to suspicions of assault and attempted rape of his own girlfriend. In the winter, all charges against Greenwood were dropped, the scandalous couple had a baby in the summer, and the next step was to get back in the game. And the striker does plan to resume his career, but not at Manchester United.
“The club has completed an internal investigation into the allegations against Greenwood. We conclude that the material on the Internet does not provide a complete picture and that Mason did not commit the crimes for which he was originally charged. However, as Mason publicly admits today, he made mistakes for which he takes responsibility. Everyone involved in the matter, including Mason, acknowledges the difficulty of his Manchester United restart. Therefore, it was mutually agreed that it would be more appropriate for him to do so away from Old Trafford.
CSKA signs Viktor Dávila
The long-awaited signing of the striker! Everything goes according to plan: the 25-year-old Chilean national team player redeems his contract with the Mexican “León” and signs a contract with CSKA. Dávila has even made it to Moscow.
Inter and Bayern agree on the transfer of Benjamin Pavard
The world champion in the French national team has been rushing to leave Munich for a long time. And finally, he got as close as possible to the goal. According to Fabrizio Romano, Inter have reached an agreement in principle with Bayern Munich for a transfer of 30 million euros plus 2-3 million euros in bonuses. The German club is ready to close the deal as soon as they find a replacement for the 27-year-old defender.
Atlético signed the forward who conceded a week ago
Here’s a trick for you young footballers! Samuel Omorodion, 19, exactly one week ago, on August 14, scored for Granada against Atlético in the match of the 1st round of the Spanish championship. And now he will play for Madrid. The club activated the termination option and signed a contract with the boy until 2028.
And here is that fateful goal:
Mourinho has a new striker
According to Fabrizio Romano (and is often believed), Roma are close to signing Duvan Zapata from Atalanta. Negotiations are in the final stage. The expected amount of the transfer is 10 million euros plus bonuses. The details of the future contract of the 32-year-old Colombian striker are still unknown.