A lot has been happening in the Premier League in the last few hours. Here is a roundup of top news from all Premier League clubs.
RB Leipzig defender and long-time Arsenal target Dayot Upamecano edging closer to a summer move
Dayot Upamecano, who has been one of the priority targets for Arsenal, could be leaving his current German club RB Leipzig in a €60 million deal in the upcoming summer transfer window.
According to Kicker, it is looking more and more likely that the French defender will seek pastures new at the end of the season.
It is to be noted that after spending this season with the German outfit, his release clause would drop to €60 million, which can easily be paid by a top club like Arsenal.
Source: Read Bundesliga
Frank Lampard’s injury woes continue as 4 top first team players might be out v Newcastle
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard’s injury woes aren’t giving him any breathing space as he could be without four key players against Newcastle United on Saturday, according to the Daily Star.
The newspaper, who can or can’t be trusted based on your previous experiences with their report, claims that the Lampard could find himself without centre back Andreas Christensen, left-back Emerson and central midfielders N’Golo Kante and Mateo Kovacic.
Source: The Daily Star
Marco Silva expects Fabian Delph to miss West Ham clash – another big loss for the Toffees
Marco Silva expects to be without Fabian Delph for Saturday’s clash against West Ham at Goodison Park.
The midfielder withdrew from the England squad during the recent international break after picking up a hamstring injury in Everton’s recent Premier League loss against Burnley.
Source: Read Everton
Liverpool’s two most lethal forwards have a new problem now
Liverpool stars Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane are now overpassing to each other, claims former Everton midfielder Leon Osman.
Mane publicly showed his anger towards team-mate Salah after being substituted in the win at Burnley in August.
Mane thought Salah should have passed to him instead of shooting on several occasions in the 3-0 win.
Source: The Express
Mario Mandzukic and Emre Can are reportedly top Manchester United targets during January transfer window
Manchester United’s talks with Juventus for the transfer of Mario Mandzukic continue to be reported every day in the Italian media.
It is being reported that Red Devils are also interested in the signing of Emre Can, and have apparently opened negotiations so the German midfielder can move to Old Trafford in January.
Source: Sports Witness
It’s an injury boost for Pep Guardiola, unlike Frank Lampard
Man City have received good news on the injury front as Benjamin Mendy has returned to training and is stepping up his latest comeback bid.
They could be buoyed by a return for Mendy, with the club’s official site noting that he was back in training on Thursday after the 25-year-old missed that loss to Wolves due to a hamstring injury.
Source: Caught Offside
Journalist reveals Tottenham’s stance on Dybala and Fernandes ahead of January
Football London’s Alasdair Gold revealed that Spurs were still tracking Bruno Fernandes and Paulo Dybala but suggested that a deal for the former was much more likely than the latter.
However, he did say he expected Sporting Lisbon to also further increase their asking price for Fernandes.
Source: The Spurs Web