Without steps, bailouts or fantastic goals to grab the headlines, it’s up to the rumors about the transfer to do its thing.
Since football is suspended for an indefinite period, there is now more attention to who the clubs will buy in the summer.
However, there are many uncertainties about the impact the coronavirus crisis will have on the football economy and whether clubs will be able to spend freely once the window is opened.
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Here is a collection of the best rumors about Premier League transfers from all over Europe.
Potential exchange agreement between Ramsey and Pogba
Manchester United could be offered to Juventus midfielder Aaron Ramsey in a potential exchange contract with Paul Pogba, according to Football .
Pogba’s future at Old Trafford is uncertain and a potential return to his former club could take place at the end of the season.
Real Madrid and Juventus are both interested in the World Cup winner, with the latter ready to offer the former Arsenal midfielder Ramsey in an exchange agreement, according to the Italian publication’s report.
However, Juventus boss Maurizio Sarri is happy with Ramsey and sees a future for the Wales midfielder at the Old Lady, and would only partially pass him through in an exchange agreement.
United re-signed Pogba from the Italian giants for £ 89 million in the summer of 2016.
Arsenal could sell six players this summer
Arsenal may have to sell six players in the summer to pay the remaining stake for Nicholas Pépé, who has signed a record £ 72m.
The Gunners signed the Ivorian wing of the French club Lille in 2019, which would have been paid in five installments for his contract at the Emirates stadium.
Bleacher report have claimed that Mikel Arteta’s team could sell six players at the end of the season to finance the Pépé deal.
Key players like Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang , Mesut Özil is Alexandre Lacazette have been linked with a departure from the North London club.
Potential defender exchange with City
Manchester City defender Nicolás Otamendi could be used in an exchange deal for River Plate central defender Lucas Martínez Quarta, reportedly in Argentina.
Quarta’s agent said it to TNT Sports : “Until before the quarantine, Chino had many lovers, there were many clubs that had come to see him. I think there will be interested parties again when the image is clearer. The idea is to agree with River an opportunity for everyone, we hope that the best possible offer will come out.
“In case that doesn’t happen, we’ll have to get together and see what’s most beneficial for everyone. But today, we’re imagining, it’s a matter of waiting. He’s one of the players River has to sell.”
The publication also suggested that River Plate would accept a good offer from the Premier League champions.
Daily mail they are reporting that city defender Otamendi could be used in an agreement to sign Quarta.
Otamendi is a “fanatic supporter of the River Plate”, according to TNT, and “has said many times” that he would like to return to his homeland.
Fiorentina are open to the sale of the United and Chelsea goal
The Italian Fiorentina team is willing to sell Federico Chiesa, with Manchester United, Chelsea, Inter and Juventus all interested in the high level wing.
The 22-year-old has scored six goals and provided three assists this season in 23 Serie A appearances before the campaign was suspended.
Fiorentina owner Rocco Commisso denied offering Chiesa a new deal in the club and insisted that he would be open to selling the Italian forward.
“We had a meeting before Christmas, if I’m not mistaken,” Commisso told Radio Bruno Toscana, as from Objective .