Besiktas is trying to sign Robinho, who is not happy in Manchester. The peoples responsible for transfer are hoping that Quaresma and Guti, who are both good friends with Robinho could convince him to join Besiktas, else they wouldn’t have much chance.
According to some reports, Robinho agreed to join Besiktas, while this club will pay €20m now and €10m more as clausules in future for Brazilian. If you can’t remember, Bernd Schuster is the coach of this Turkish club, who coached Robinho when he was in Real Madrid.
Schuster: I’m sure that president will do everything to bring him to our squad as well.
Our sources told us that Dirk Kuyt could be a new player of Champions league winner until monday. Deal between two clubs was made earlier this week, while Inter was checking other possibilities.
It could be official even today, but Dirk should do medical exams and be presented to public in Milano next weekend. Negotiations about his personal contract should not be a problem for Inter Milan.
Kuyt was out of the squad agains’t Trabzonspor, in Europa league, so he can play for Inter’s Champions league squad. Now, we only have to wait and see.. About the amount that Inter will have to pay Liverpool, isn’t still clear, but it’s in a range of €20-25m.
Inter was also interested in ex-Benitez’s player, Javier Mascherano, the Argentinian who was also left out of Europa clash. But last reports told us that he is overvaluated by Liverpool. There are two more weeks for transfers to be made, so, you never know in football what could happen.
* Neymar signed new contract with Santos.
“I thought at the start of the year there were three fantastic free transfers available – David James, Joe Cole and William Gallas. It is a possibility to sign William. His wages aren’t a problem. He has not been greedy at all. His people have rung up and we spoke about it.,” said Redknapp (Spurs manager).
When Redknapp was asked, what he think about Gallas’s arrival from Tottenham’s rival Arsenal, Harry said: “He played for Chelsea as well. We put too much importance on that all the time. If he comes in and plays rubbish then the crowd will slaughter him. If he comes in and plays great they will love him.”
Sources from White Hart Lane have confirmed that Gallas should pass his medical today and he is expected to sign a contract with Spurs in next few days.
Breaking news tonight, CSKA officialy confirmed on their website that Milos Krasic will join Turin’s Juventus. Old Lady will pay €15m for Serbian’s winger, who will sign 5-years contract in coming days.
Official statement: “Milos Krasic is a new member of Juventus. We won’t forget him, and we wish him all the best in his future club.”
Diego has decided to leave Juventus and join Wolfsburg for a deal of a €16 million. Dieter Hoeness from Wolfsburg and Giuseppe Marotta, sporting director of Juventus had meeting on Monday at Galileo Ferraris which was believed to be regarding Edin Dzeko.
But later reports said that the meeting was held to discuss about the transfer of the Brazilian player and which turned out to be real. Zvjezdan Misimovic, who moved out from Wolfsburg has made the team to search for a new player and Steve McClaren Wolfsburg’s coach thinks Diego can make a perfect attacking midfielder.
Diego never looked comfortable after leaving Werder Bremen and joining Juventus for fee of €25.5m in 2009. So, Juventus have decide to sell the player and use that money to get a new striker and left back which is expected to be Michel Bastos from Olympique Lyonnais.
But, today, general manager of Wolfsburg said: “We broke the negotiations because they were incredible – one day they want to sell him, after that they won’t. Now I can say for sure, he will not join us.” Coach of Juve also confirmed this (we published this too today).
* Agent of Zlatan Ibrahimovic said that “Ibracadabra” will not leave Barca for ACM on loan.