Football Rumours Archive February 17 2008
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Celtic to buy Nicolae dica from steau bucharest. bystrov from spartak moscow. Sami Hyypia from Liverpool and andriy Voronin from Liverpool.
Rafa Benitez is keeping an eye on Eric Abidal of FC Barcelona, if he joins expect Insua to be back up because Riise and Aurelio will be sold. –MB– Michael Johnson and Peter Crouch will be involved in a swap deal with Liverpool paying a further 2 Million pounds. –MB–
Benni McCarthy could join Middlesbrough, Aston Villa or Even Liverpool by the start of next season. –MB– Guiseppe Rossi is wanted by Both Milan clubs but will first have to wait and see if Man United decides to bring him back to Manchester using the buy back Clause of £7 million in his contract. –MB–
I have posted twice in about one year and have given the correct information. here, is my third. Liverpool are interested in bring in David Bentley from Blackburn Rovers. And Diego of Werder bremen, the latter becoming true if as expected Alonso moves back to Spain.
these are true, both great players particularly Diego.
Chelsea will sign Zambrota (Barcelona), Pato (Milan) and Ribery (Munich). They will only sell 1–2 players.
Voronin will not be leaving on a free as he does have a contract. He will leave for three or four mllion pounds in the Summer and will be replaced by aguero or benzema.
out– KIERAN WESTWOOD TO NEWCASTLE £2.5 million
JOE GARNER TO NEWCASTLE/SUNDERLAND £3.5 million
DANNY LIVESEY TO BOLTON/BLACKBURN £2 million
in FABIO AND RAFAEL FROM MAN UNITED ON ONE YEAR LOAN DealS
Rafa Benitez could let Lucas instead of Xabi Alonso. He will look to replace him with Fernandes of Valencia, currently at Everton. He also wants to bring in Fernandez of Villareal along with David Bentley. Another rumour is Armando Traore will be sought too. Finally Rafa is a huge admirer of Benzema and of Modric, though he had kept it out of the media due to high price tags. however he will be testing the water with an £8 million bid for each and look to prise them away for £15 million and £10 million respectively.
Juande Ramos will be making a few changes at White Hart Lane next season
leaving will be–
Darren Bent for 12 mil
chimbonda for 9 mil
zokora for 6 mil
malbranque for 7 mil
rocha for 4 mil
stalteri for 1 mil
Gardner for 1 mil
Robinson for 5 mil
cerny loan return
young pyo Lee for 5 mil
assou ekotto loaned out
incoming will be–
ochoa/ustari/akinfeev or kameni for around 10 mil
David silva/Guardado for around 15 mil
aguero/Huntelaar or kanoute for around 12 mil
lucho Gonzalez or tiago for around 9 mil
Chelsea will b the busiest club this Summer. there will be lot of Ins n ouuts in the Summer window AS Roman will want the free flowing attacking football that he loves n is ready to pay for it.
fowards: David Villa, huntellar, amuri, benzema
lm: queresema, David silva
cm: luka modric, Rafael Van Der Vaart, Deco, ben arfa, anan
rb: d Alvesor miguel
Drogba to FC Barcelona or Milan
Shevchenko to Milan
pizzaro to Valencia or sttuagart
Lampard may leave
p ferrera to some portugese club
ben hiam to Newcastle or City
most of these will happen mark my words
Keegan is to raid Liverpool with a bid for Dirk Kuyt, John Arne Riise and Sami Hyypia. Hyypia is available on a free but it will take £15 million to sign Kuyt and Riise.
Afc Bulletin >>>
Expect Arsene Wenger 2 move 4 WHUfc gk Green and see Bendtner maybe move the other way. If Lampard leaves Chelsea you just might see a shock move by Arsene Wenger 4 him as Lampards contract will run out in the Summer and Arsene Wenger could sign him cheaply.
DIC will complete it's takeover of Liverpool before the end of March. They have hired the PR firm 'Square1 Consulting' to deal with all media aspects of the takeover, and it is this company that has been leaking small bits of information to different newspapers to gauge the level of fan support the new takeover would recieve. This is official news from a London based representative of DIC.
WHEN Liverpool are taken over by DIC, Rafa will bid on the following:
Samir Nasri (12 million)
Ashley Young (13 million)
Jeremy Menez (7 million)
Wayne Bridge (7 million)
Fernando Amorebietta (7 million)
Andrey Voronin (free)
Jermaine Pennant (7 million)
Scott Carson (8 million)
Harry Kewell (Free)
John Arne Riise (6 million)
Sami Hyypia (Free)
Danny Guthrie (2 million)
Sebastian Leto (2 million)
J. O'Hara– Liverpool–5 million
M. Richards– Arsenal–20 million
J. Bosingwa– Man United–7 million
X. Alonso– FC Barcelona–14 million
Vagner Love– Manchester City–10 million
Gourcuff– Arsenal–8 million
A. Young– Liverpool–9 million
Carrick– Newcastle–11 million
L. Modric– Chelsea–15 million
Kerlon– Man United–7 million
R. Keane– Liverpool–16 million
R. Quaresma– Real Madrid–25 million
S. Nasri– Arsenal–13 million
L. Podolski– Manchester City–5 million
R. Van Der Vaart– Juve–16.5 million
G. Dos Santos– Man United–20 million
E. Heskey– Newcastle–5 million
D. Kitson– Tottenham–3.5 million
G. Barnes– the Hammers–5 million
KJ. Huntelaar– Arsenal–12 million
O. Martins– Arsenal–9 million
A. Arshavin– Everton–11 million
E. Garay– Barcelona–12.5 million
(This is pounds).
Thanks for Reading. : )
Coming to Liverpool this Summer:
Hobbs (back from loan)
Chiellini – Juve (10 million)
Nasri – Marseille (14)
Aimar – Zaragoza (12)
Menez – Monaco (9 million)
Pandev – Lazio (15)
Moving on will be:
Itandje – Valencia (5 million)
Hyypia – Free
Aurelio – Valencia (3 million)
Pennant – Portsmouth (6 million)
Kewell – Free
Leto – Racing (2 million)
Kuyt – Fiorentina (9 million)
Voronin – Weder Bremen (6 million)
Crouch – Man. City (15 million)
Carson – Aston Villa (9 million)
And we still have: David Martin, Jack hobbs, emiliano insua breaking in the frist team and Riise will be the second choice in the left winger and Babel will be used as forward along side Torres, menez and pandev.
Heard that Michael Carrick could be on his way out of Old Trafford with David Moyes sniffing around and sees him as a player to get Everton in the Champions League season upon season also heard justin Hoyte could be on his way to Goodison along with Fernandes and pienaar on permanent deals while Andy Johnson will be sold if a £10 million + offer comes in as he will be on the bench mainly with Vaughan and anichebe really stepping up next year
Andy Webster will hopefully agree a permanent deal soon now the Hearts saga appears to have been resolved. Dailly and Weir to leave in the Summer. Burke, Hemdani, Boyd, Naismith + Cuellar will not be leaving, Buddhabhoy; it must be extremely hard for you to swallow, eh?
FIFA are going to bring in a new ruling season 08/09 for at least 6 homegrown players in EVERY side. Sepp Blater is raging about the '39th game' proposal which has already destroyed England's chance of hosting a World Cup again, and is going to wage war on the Premier League's glut of over–paid imports. Expect huge changes in the squads of most EPL teams:
Arsenal – Wenger will leave for FC Barcelona next season – Fabregas will go with him.
Man United – Ronaldo will join Real Madrid in the Summer for a world–record fee, funding the record–breaking U. K. transfer of Micah Richards to Old Trafford. Craig Gordon will also join from SAfc
Chelsea – Lampard will stay to keep some Englishness, Drogba will go to Milan £18 million, contrary to believe Shevchenko will stay and replace Drogba as main forward.
Liverpool – American's will sell to DIC in Summer, Torres will sign for Real Madrid, but his fee will fund the transfers of Scott Brown (Celtic), Joe Cole, Gareth Barry and Stuart Dowling as Rafa tries to add some U. K. players to his squad.
Miguel Veloso, Lionel Messi, and Klaas Jan Huntelaar will join. I also heard that Jo from CSKA and Hosny Abd Rabou from Egyptian club Ismaily are wanted by SAF. Berbatov will not join, and Ghana's Quincy Owusu Abeyie will also probably join.
Afc– to leave Arsenal, Senderos, Lehmann, Gilberto, Eboue, bentdler,
rob green, Richards, andrew surman, leScott,