Genreau joins Macarthur
Australian midfielder Denis Genreau has sealed a move from Melbourne City to new A-League club Macarthur FC, the club has confirmed.
The 20-year-old has signed a three-year deal with the Sydney side having joined City in 2016.
Conte: Easier to move the Duomo than sign Messi!
Antonio Conte has again dismissed the possibility of Lionel Messi joining Inter, suggesting it would be easier to move Milan’s cathedral than Barcelona’s icon.
There was renewed speculation that Inter could attempt to pull off an audacious move for Messi in this transfer window when a picture of the Argentina great was projected onto the Duomo di Milano on Tuesday.
Reports in Italy said Inter’s owners were behind the stunt, which had been designed to publicise television coverage of the Nerazzurri’s Serie A clash with Napoli later that evening.
Sheffield identify Henderson replacement
Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale is being lined up by Sheffield United as a replacement for Dean Henderson, claims The Sun.
Henderson is set to return to parent club Manchester United next season and the Blades believe Ramsdale could be the man to fill his shoes.
Ramsdale, who departed Sheffield in 2017, is expected to cost Sheffield around £15 million (€16m/$19m).
Ancelotti wants Immobile at Everton
The Italian manager wants a major summer signing
Carlo Ancelotti has demanded Everton back him in the transfer market and made Lazio striker Ciro Immobile one of his top targets, according to 90min.
Ancelotti reportedly believes the job of rebuiliding the Toffees is bigger than he first thought and the club must throw their financial weight behind him if he is to remain.
Immobile has scored a league-high 34 goals in Serie A this season and is contracted at Lazio until 2023.
Leeds circling for Tottenham’s Foyth
Tottenham defender Juan Foyth has emerged as a target for Leeds United, reports The Sun.
Marcelo Bielsa has identfied the Argentine as an ideal addition to his squad next season as they return to the Premier League.
Foyth has struggled for game time at Spurs this season and Leeds are preparing to make a £15 million (€16m/$19m) offer.
Messi deal is ‘utopian’ fantasy – Inter
Inter could not afford Lionel Messi and any suggestion of them signing the Barcelona superstar is “utopian”, according to chief executive Giuseppe Marotta.
There was a stir in Milan and beyond on Tuesday when a picture of Messi projected onto the city’s cathedral circulated on social media.
Italian media said Inter’s majority owners, Suning, used the image to publicise the televising of Inter’s game against Napoli in China. It is not the first time there has been speculation they could be interested in signing Messi.
Schick wants Liepzig stay
Roma loanee Patrik Schick is keen to remain at RB Leipzig next season after enjoying life under Julian Nagelsmann.
“I want to stay here the most! We played a great season,” Schick told BILD.
“I believe in the team, in the coach’s philosophy. I like his way of playing football. I think we have the quality to play for the Bundesliga title and we play in the Champions League, so everything fits.”