Sara Dabritz arrives in Lyon, Shaw approaching to replace Katoto?
According to our information, midfielder Sara Dabritz, who is playing this season at PSG, has signed up with OL for next season. Dutch Lieke Mertens (FC Barcelona) has reached an agreement with the capital club and negotiations are underway for Khadija Shaw (Manchester City) while uncertainty still hangs over the future of Marie-Antoinette Katoto. The best D1 player at the UNFP Trophies will certainly have answers this week when meetings are planned.
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“Griezmann will stay at Atlético de Madrid”, assures the president
President of Atlético de Madrid, Enrique Cerezo spoke this Sunday at half-time of the match against Sevilla FC on the future of Antoine Griezmann: “He will stay here, he will continue with us the season next, assured the leader at the microphone of Movistar. Money is not a problem when the plan is to stay together and the player wants to continue.
This statement comes after information from Cope, which claimed that Atlético de Madrid was looking to part with Griezmann, on loan from FC Barcelona. The French should therefore complete the second year of his loan with the Colchoneros.
PSG: Mbappé said yes to Madrid, assures Marca
The outcome is approaching around the future of Kylian Mbappé. The day after the declarations of the PSG striker assuring that his choice was “almost made”, Marca announces on Monday that the player has given his agreement to Real Madrid. According to the outlet, the last doubts were ‘dispelled’ when the player visited Madrid last week.
The club has always disseminated an idea of serenity on this file based on the French international’s desire to sign there despite “pressure” which would have generated “tensions” and “difficult moments to bear”, according to the Spanish newspaper.
And now? According to Marca, Real Madrid aren’t going to communicate until the player does. The player has promised to lift the veil “well before” the gathering of the France team on May 28. Madrid will wait for the official end of Mbappé’s contract with PSG on June 30 before presenting their new player. A five-year contract would await the 2018 world champion who would receive a lower salary than that offered in Paris for a new contract, according to Marca.
Lepenant (Caen) close to joining OL
Lyon is trying to move quickly on its next Mercato. While L’Equipe had announced a strong interest from OL for Johann Lepenant, there are now only details between the Lyon and Caen club to conclude the transfer of Johann Lepenant. The 19-year-old midfielder has already agreed on the contract he should sign with OL in the coming weeks. (LT)
Mbappé and the Parisians have arrived safely in Qatar
The day after the UNFP Trophies ceremony, Kylian Mbappé, Marquinhos, Nuno Mendes and Gianluigi Donnarumma joined their teammates in Doha for the day.
Barca react to Messi’s potential return mentioned by his father
Jorge Messi has kinda revived speculation about his son’s future, Lionel, Sunday. Asked by fans about a possible return of the PSG striker to Barcelona as he boarded a taxi at El Prat airport (Barcelona), he replied: “I hope a day, yes”. A scene captured by the cameras of the famous Spanish football show, El Chiringuito. It has since ignited Catalan supporters, still not recovered from the departure of their idol from PSG last summer.
>> Barça’s reaction to the words of Messi’s father if a potential return
On the club side, we procrastinate like Mateu Alemany, the technical director. “I don’t know the statements and I guess if they have something to say, they will tell us,” he told the Movistar+ channel on Sunday.
Lens: Clauss very vague about his future
Jonathan Clauss (29) does not want to be interested in his future yet as his contract with Lens runs until 2023. The Lensois defender maintained doubts during the UNFP ceremony on Sunday, during which he was appointed in the typical team of the season. “I have one year left on my contract, we have a very good season to live with Lens, he underlined. We will see what the future holds. For the moment, it is very vague. We will see what’s going to happen but in the meantime we still have a big final next week (against Monaco) to hope for something for this club which has come a long way and has given us this enormous chance to be there tonight. see what happens next.”
The day before, the former Bielefeld player had given some hope to Lensois supporters on RMC, for which he played the role of “infiltrator” throughout the year. “I have a contract until 2023 so the future, for the moment, is at RC Lens and I don’t ask myself any more questions than that, he explained. Afterwards, the France team and everything that happens makes me change my stature. I don’t really know if I’m going to be led to leave or if I’m going to stay because these are things that don’t concern me at the moment. I have a good end to the season to live with RC Lens, I may still have deadlines with the France team if all goes well. The rest, for the moment, has to wait and I surely don’t want to to look into it now so as not to have things in my head. It may be vague but I have for the moment, I have a contract until 2023. I am Lensois and I will remain Lensois the next year.”
How the Spanish press reacted to Mbappé’s announcement
The news was busy in Spain this weekend with the penultimate day of La Liga. But Kylian Mbappé’s comments on his “almost made” choice managed to find a place on the front page of Marca on Monday. The Spanish newspaper displayed the PSG striker’s sentence at the top of its front page. The subject also monopolizes the homepage of the other Madrid daily, As.
Mbappé will announce his choice before May 28
Voted best player of the season on Sunday at the UNFP Trophies, Kylian Mbappé said he had almost decided for his future. “My choice is almost made, yes,” he admitted. Facing journalists, he said he was going to announce it before the France team meeting on May 28.
Welcome to our live to follow all the news of the transfer window which is getting denser as the end of the season approaches. Many movements are expected among the offensive stars in particular. After the official transfer of Erling Haaland to Manchester City, Robert Lewandowski should leave Bayern Munich. Kylian Mbappé, he will decide his future in the coming days.