Inter Milan wants Romelu Lukaku, Peter Crouch before career end
Inter and United in negotiations over Lukaku transfer
Several Italian clubs are currently seeking the services of attacker Romelu Lukaku. Yesterday, first rumors surfaced that the Belgian should be a topic at the AS Roma, today reported the "Guardian" of negotiations between Manchester United and Inter Milan. According to Inter-Sport Director Piero Ausilio is currently in London to explore the possibility of a transfer.
The demands of the Premier League club should amount to 70 million euros, Inter is to envisage another financing model: First, a 10-million-euro loan and a subsequent commitment, in two 30-million-euro rates on the two paid in subsequent transfer periods.
Lukaku is reportedly not averse and Inter-Trainer Conte is a big fan of the 26-year-old, whom he wanted to lure in 2017 as Chelsea coach already to London.
Roma in search of defenders
The Romans are currently focused more on reinforcements on the defensive. Yesterday, the club announced the commitment of goalkeeper Pau López, will soon follow two central defenders, reports Sky Italia.
The main goal of the transfer efforts is Gianluca Mancini of Atalanta Bergamo. The 23-year-old is said to have just under € 25 million - as well as Toby Alderweireld, who should also be in the focus of the Roma according to the reports. According to Sky, the Belgian contract has an exit clause of around 28 million euros, which must be activated before 26 July. Alternatively, the interest of the Roma in ex-BVB professional Marc Bartra be great, who plays at Real Betis Sevilla.
Crouch before end of career?
Peter Crouch is thinking about ending his career as a professional. The 38-year-old told the British radio station Talksport. His contract with Burnley, which he had signed in January, ended this summer. Currently, the attacker is without a club - and will remain so, if not a lot on the transfer market does, as he says. "Much depends on Gareth Bale's future at Real Madrid and if there's a vacancy opening there," Crouch told the radio station. "I also wrote Frank Lampard from Chelsea to let him know that I'm available."
Prior to his brief tenure at Burnley, the 42-time England international had spent seven years with Stoke. His most notable stations were previously Tottenham and Liverpool FC.
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