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Manchester Metropolis will ‘block’ a January transfer to Barcelona for winger Raheem Sterling, in accordance with studies.
Sterling’s present deal is about to run out in 2023, and he desires assurances over his taking part in time earlier than penning a brand new one.
However in accordance with ESPN, Metropolis do nonetheless think about him a key man and aren’t open to letting him go mid-season.
The identical news outlet states that the Residents may even check Tottenham’s resolve of Harry Kane within the New Yr ought to Daniel Levy decrease his £150million asking value.
In the meantime, Giovanni Van Bronckhorst has been pictured in London after jetting into the UK to kick off talks that would see him named Rangers supervisor.
The previous Feyenoord boss is the short-priced favorite to switch Steven Gerrard following his departure for Aston Villa.
Video footage posted by The Ibrox Channel Twitter account confirms SunSport’s unique story that the Dutchman was jetting in for key talks.
In different news, Norwich are set to nominate Dean Smith at Carrow Street on a deal till 2024.
In accordance with The Athletic, the ex-Aston Villa gaffer has verbally agreed to take cost of struggling Canaries.
Former Leicester and Villa assistant Craig Shakespeare is anticipated to return in as Smith’s No2.
And at last, Xavi desires to convey again one other former Barcelona participant to the membership within the form of Liverpool’s Thiago, in accordance with studies in Spain.
And Sport are reporting the Spain midfielder would ‘welcome’ a return to the Nou Camp.
He may very well be the second participant to return to Barca below new boss Xavi after the membership introduced they’ve re-signed 38-year-old Dani Alves.
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