African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Eboue eyes coaching job in Ghana

Eboue eyes coaching job in Ghana

Former Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has confirmed reports that he is interested in becoming Ghana Premier League giants Asante Kotoko’s new head coach.

With the Porcupine Warriors in hunt for a new boss following the resignation of Paa Kwesi Fabin few days ago, Eboue believes he has the potentials to turn around the club’s fortunes when given the mandate.

Read more here on Goal!

Three Premier League clubs monitoring Kamano

Newcastle United, Brighton and Hove Albion, and Fulham are the three English Premier League clubs keeping tabs on Guinea’s Francoise Kamano, Calciomercato claims.

The 22-year-old has scored five goals in seven league appearances for Bordeaux this season and also scored his team’s only goal in their 1-0 defeat of Lille on Wednesday.

Pogba joins French third division club

Mathias Pogba has joined French third division side Tours as a free agent after reaching an agreement with the side.

The Guinea international, brother to Manchester United star Paul, is set for a return to action since his last competitive game in April 2017 for Sparta Rotterdam in the Dutch Eredivisie after suffering an Achilles tendon injury.

Read more here on Goal!

Amrabat considering Al Nassr exit

Less than three months after joining the Saudi Professional League side, Nordin Amrabat is on the verge of leaving Al Nassr due to limited playing time according to Morocco World News .

The 31-year-old has featured in four league games for the Global this term which include two substitute appearances but the former Watford player is unhappy with his restricted game time and might consider a January exit.

Chelsea and Tottenham join Sarr chase

Chelsea and Tottenham are the latest clubs to join Ismaila Sarr pursuit, Calciomercato claims.

The Senegalese youngster has been in sensational form this campaign with three goals in the French top-flight for Rennes.

Arsenal and Inter Milan are also reportedly interested in the 20-year-old who has a contract with the Red and Blacks through 2021.

Angers prepare €350,000 bid for Kambole

 Angers have expressed interest in signing Zesco United forward Lazarous Kambole and are planning to table an offer worth €350,000,  Zambian Football   reports.

The French Ligue 1 outfit are ready to bolster their attack with the 24-year-old immediately the Zambian League comes to an end.

Troost-Ekong has perfect classroom in Serie A

Italy offers Nigeria international Troost-Ekong a platform for growth, as well as a launchpad to better things.

Having featured in every of Udinese’s matches since his arrival from Bursaspor in August, the 25-year-old grow and establish himself as one of the best defenders in the Italian top-flight,

Goal Africa’s Solace Chukwu writes on how the Italian Serie A could shape the defender’s career

Southampton track Boakye and Pepe

Southampton are looking to bolster their attacking ranks with the addition of Red Star Belgrade striker Richmond Boakye and Lille’s Nicolas Pepe, according to the Sun .

A scout from the Premier League club was reportedly in the stands to see the Ghana international in action in Sunday’s Serbian derby against Partizan where he scored in the 1-1 draw.

Meanwhile, the Saints are also keeping tabs on highly-rated winger Nicolas Pepe who has attracted interests from Manchester United and Barcelona.

Diop dumps Senegal for Spain

Lyon midfielder Pape Cheikh Diop has chosen to represent Spain over Senegal on the international scene.

The 21-year-old born in Dakar moved to Spain at the age of 14 and has represented the European nation at the U19 and U21 levels.

Read more here on  Goal!

West Brom set to sign Sako

Bakary Sako is set to join West Bromwich Albion this week after agreeing terms in principle, according to SkySports .

The Malian forward has been training with Darren Moore’s side since he rejected a new contract at Crystal Palace in June and he is expected to join the Championship side on a short-term deal.

Sako scored six goals in 19 appearances for Palace last season before suffering an ankle injury that ended his 2017-18 campaign in February. 

Monaco monitor Zaha

Monaco could launch a bid for Crystal Palace ace Wilfried Zaha in January after sporting director Michael Emenalo was spotted to see the Ivorian in action against Huddersfield Town, London News Online reports.

Emenalo was present at the John Smith’s Stadium and witnessed Zaha score the only goal in the win over Huddersfield a fortnight ago.

The Cote d’Ivoire international only committed his future to the Eagles with a new five-year contract in August but the former French champions could launch an assault on the 25-year-old following the sales of Thomas Lemar to Atletico Madrid, Kylian Mbappe to PSG, and Fabinho to Liverpool.

Article continues below

Arsenal check on Ismaila Sarr

Arsenal are interested in signing Rennes winger Ismaila Sarr, according to Mirror .

The Senegalese youngster has attracted several European heavyweights with Inter Milan also in the running to secure his services.

Sarr who was a member of Aliou Cisse’s squad to the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia, is valued around £20 million