Rumour Reel: Yarmolenko to Man Utd while Arsenal eye wonderkid and Oscar on way out?
Robbie Purves | October 1, 2016
Coral’s rumour reel
After a sensational spending spree in the summer, it appears Jose Mourinho is willing to splash out yet again, with Andriy Yarmolenko to Manchester United is linked in today’s back pages.
Yarmolenko to Man Utd
Vadim Shabline, agent of Ukrainian hitman Andriy Yarmolenko has been pictured with Mourinho after United’s clash in the Europa League with Zorya Luhansk.
Shabli boasts an impressive portfolio of top Ukrainian players of which Yarmolenko is one, fuelling rumours linking him to Old Trafford.
The right winger recorded an impressive 19 goals and 13 assists for Dynamo Kiev last term and has been linked with a move to the Premier League for years.
Man Utd have also been linked Southampton target, Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko. The defensive midfielder has reportedly caught Mourinho’s eye as he looks to bolster his midfield ranks.
Monaco’s Frenchman has also attracted interest from Italian giants Juventus.
Oscar on his way out?
Chelsea creative midfielder Oscar is reportedly attracting interest from AC Milan.
The former European footballing powerhouse are currently in talks to be taken over and if it goes through, they will look to spend big in January.
Oscar has found playing time hard to come by since Antonio Conte’s arrival and could move away to find regular first team football.
Reports in Italy suggest Conte would be willing for Oscar to leave Stamford Bridge for around £34m.
Arsenal eye Atalanta wonderkid
Arsene Wenger has reportedly shown an interest in signing Atalanta sensation Franck Kessie, according to the player’s agent.
Reports suggest Arsenal have been watching the 19-year-old Ivory Coast front man, but may face tough competition in trying to sign him.
Chelsea are also reportedly following Kessie’s progress of the Ivorian. Kessie, capped four times by his nation, has started the new Serie A season in flying fashion, netting four times in six outings from midfield.
United fans, tell us what you think of Yarmolenko to Man Utd in the comments below.