Liverpool prepared for Mohamed Salah’s departure in 2023 – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News


All the top stories and transfer rumors from Sunday’s national papers…


Liverpool are not worried about Mohamed Salah allowing their standards to drop next season, but they are prepared for the striker to go free at the end of next campaign.


Manchester City are lining up their former academy manager Enzo Maresca as Pep Guardiola’s new number 2.

Liverpool are not concerned that Mohamed Salah will allow his standards to drop when his Anfield contract runs out next season.

Chelsea will make a move for Manchester City striker Raheem Sterling, if they can close a deal to send striker Romelu Lukaku back to Inter Milan.

Erik ten Hag has told senior staff at Old Trafford that he intends to fast-track teenage sensation Alejandro Garnacho’s career at Manchester United.

Manchester United reportedly did not consider Yves Bissouma a “serious candidate” for a transfer, despite making a late call ahead of his move to Tottenham.

Héctor Bellerin is set to forgo the remainder of his £5.7m salary at Arsenal on his current deal to return to Real Betis next season after a successful loan campaign.


Man City are reportedly set to increase their interest in Leeds midfielder Kalvin Phillips this month.

Leeds United's Raphinha (left) and Kalvin Phillips embrace after the Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London.  Picture date: Monday April 25, 2022.
Man City are reportedly set to increase their interest in Leeds midfielder Kalvin Phillips this month.

Manchester United chief executive Richard Arnold told fans the club is doing “everything possible” to secure a deal for Frenkie de Jong.

Ousmane Dembele is ready to join the Chelsea revolution but refuses to watch it from the bench.

Tottenham must pay at least £34m to sign Bayer Leverkusen defender Piero Hincapie.

Wolves want £45m for French left-back Rayan Ait-Nouri, with Manchester City and Chelsea in battle.

Burnley are making a late move for left winger Jed Wallace, who is available on a free transfer.

Brentford have set their sights on Netherlands number 2 goalkeeper Mark Flekken.

Brice Samba was shocked to discover that Nottingham Forest offered him a new deal for the same money.

Napoli manager Luciano Spalletti will resign if Kalidou Koulibaly leaves the club this summer, according to reports.

Juventus’ official club store has pulled Paulo Dybala’s shirts from shelves, and the 28-year-old is about to make a move to rival Inter Milan.

Manchester United have joined the race to sign Hoffenheim left-back David Raum, according to reports.

Manchester United will adopt a “try before you sign” policy with their youngsters this summer.

Norwich midfielder Todd Cantwell is a surprising first target for Blackburn Rovers’ new management team.

Crystal Palace goalkeeper Jack Butland has been added to the list of possible targets at Middlesbrough.

Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey have been lined up by Wales to start their managerial badges after the World Cup.


Mohamed Salah is still struggling with the thigh injury he sustained in the FA Cup final against Chelsea over a month ago and was unfit for the Champions League final, Egypt’s team doctor says.

Real Madrid are reportedly already working on trying to sign Erling Haaland, just days after he completed his move to Manchester City from Borussia Dortmund.

Manchester City will make their opening offer for Brighton winger Marc Cucurella.

Arsenal are planning to spend £70m this week, with Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus and Ajax’s highly rated defender Lisandro Martinez at the top of their shopping list.

Erik ten Hag wants Manchester United to resolve Frenkie de Jong’s transfer urgently because he believes the Dutch midfielder is the key player in the style revolution he intends to bring to Old Trafford.

Manchester United have taken a transfer hit in their pursuit of Danish international Christian Eriksen, and the Dane wants to stay in London.

Teddy Sheringham says Manchester United need to make several new signings this summer to improve on last season’s disappointment.

Inter Milan’s attack is set for an overhaul this summer, with Edin Dzeko and Alexis Sánchez close to leaving the club.

Brazilian star Rodrygo has claimed that Neymar is preparing to ‘leave the national team’ and has already agreed to hand over his number 10 shirt.


Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta may be forced to hand in a transfer request to force his move to Barcelona, ​​according to reports.

Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea celebrates after scoring the equalizer
Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta may be forced to hand in a transfer request to force his move to Barcelona

Olympiacos centre-back Pape Abou Cissé is being considered for Brighton.

Robert Lewandowski’s apparent reasoning for not moving to the Premier League has been called “childish” by his former agent.


Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has a surprise stance on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as he would reportedly rather lose the star for free when his contract expires next summer rather than collect now.

Gleison Bremer wants to leave Torino this summer and says it’s “only a matter of time” before she does.

Ángel Di María would prefer to join Barcelona even though he is also in talks with Juventus, according to reports.


Aaron Ramsey’s nightmarish stay in Italy at Juventus appears to be coming to an end.

August 14, 2021, Turin, UK: Turin, Italy, August 14, 2021. Juventus' Aaron Ramsey during the pre-season friendly match at Allianz Stadium, Turin.  Image credit should read: Jonathan Moscrop/Sportimage
Juventus seem to be getting closer to ending Aaron Ramsey’s nightmare in Italy.

Trabzonspor appear to have put their search for Borna Barisic behind them ahead of their Champions League chance.

Joe Aribo has doubled down on his transfer prospect from Rangers, insisting he is blocking speculation linking him to a move away from the club.


Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag has plans to move Robby McCrorie away from Rangers.

Rangers star Leon Balogun has announced his departure from the club with an emotional message on social media.

Hibs have signed former Rangers star Kyle McClelland on a paid transfer.