Paper Talk - Arsenal chase Atletico sensation, Ronaldo's agent meets PSG

Paper Talk - Arsenal chase Atletico sensation, Ronaldo's agent meets PSG
2017-17-06 - 12:26
We begin today's paper talk with news that Bayern Munich and Arsenal are both in the race to sign Yannick Carrasco.

The Belgian winger has had a good season with Atletico Madrid, scoring 14 goals and making five assists in 53 games in all competitions.

According to, both clubs are willing to pay the Belgian’s expensive release clause, rumoured to be in the region of £86 million.

The other big story is that Atletico's crosstown rivals, Real Madrid, want to offer Keylor Navas in exchange for Milan wantaway Gianluigi Donnarumma. 

Sport Mediaset also claim that the Rossoneri would accept a swap that included the Costa Rican goalkeeper.


Tottenham have set a price for star midfielder Eric Dier: a whopping £50 million (€57m)!

Manchester United are very interested in the England international, who is very versatile, capable of playing all across the defence.

The former Sporting Lisbon man is considered a priority by Jose Mourinho, the Telegraph claim (via the Mirror). 

PSG have already spoken to Real Madrid about Cristiano Ronaldo, too. 

Threatening to leave Real Madrid 
because he owes €14,7 million to the Spanish tax authorities, it emerges that his agent, Jorge Mendes, spoke to Nasser Al-Khelaifi at the Champions League final in Cardiff. 

Barcelona want to get a move on in the race for Ousmane Dembele, according to L’Equipe.

Robert Fernandez, the Blaugrana’s sporting director, has been in contact with Dembele’s agent, Moussa Sissoko, for a number of months.

The former Rennes player is also being chased by Manchester United.