Chelsea stepping up in signing of Serbian forward, Dusan Vlahovic to booster the frontline of the blues team
Chelsea not giving up on Vlahovic deal
Chelsea are reportedly refusing to ‘give up’ in their pursuit of Juventus striker Dusan Vlahovic this summer, despite his significant price tag. Mauricio Pochettino is keen to add another forward to his ranks before the Premier League season begins and acquire the services of an alternative option in the final third. According to GiveMeSport, the Blues are ‘not giving up’ on signing Vlahovic this summer and they have set their sights on making the Serbian their ‘big name’ striker. Juventus are hopeful of letting go of the Serbian but will demand £68million for his services, a significant price to pay for a side that now has options in the final third.
Arsenal set to sign Bitello
Arsenal are set to sign Brazilian midfielder Bitello for £6.9m. Italian outlet TMW report on the Gunners beating Serie A rivals for the 23-year-old Gremio plater. Arsenal have even secured a slight discount on Bitello’s initial valuation of £8.2m, it is claimed.
Hojlund agrees five-year contract with Man United
Fabrizio Romano has revealed the details of Manchester United’s agreement with Rasmus Hojlund. It is, of course, dependent on the two clubs deciding on a fee, but the Red Devils have already received a green light from the player signalling that he’s keen to make the move. According to Romano, Hojlund has agreed a five-year deal that would keep him at Old Trafford until 2028, with United planning to submit their opening bid this week.