Transfer News Today: Man Utd Target La Liga Star To Revolutionise Defence

The Aymeric-an Dream

Manchester United are reportedly pressing on with transfer plans for the summer despite the uncertainty surrounding their managerial hotseat.

One name linked with United on Saturday has been the highly-rated Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte, with the French youth international reportedly high on the United board’s wanted list as they look to revamp their defence next season.

United are 1.36 to beat Shrewsbury in the FA Cup


Mario To Make Millions?

AC Milan v Genoa CFC - Serie A : News Photo

It was probably inevitably going to happen at some point, and the latest name to be linked with a big money move to China is none other than Mario Balotelli.

The Italian forward is set to return to Liverpool in the summer following an underwhelming second spell at Milan, and the Reds are looking to immediately offload him to the money-spinning Chinese Super League for a hefty fee.

Liverpool are 3.10 to win next week’s League Cup final


Gonzalo’s Not Gonna Be A Gunner

SSC Napoli v Carpi FC - Serie A : News Photo

Arsenal will be wasting their time if they make their yearly pursuit of Napoli’s Gonzalo Higuain in the summer, the Italian club say.

The Argentinean has been in remarkable form in Naples this season, and the Serie A high-flyers insist he’s not for sale.

Arsenal are 2.52 favourites to win the Premier League