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Transfer News & Rumors | Aniek Nouwen on a three-year deal from PSV
Chelsea has signed PSV defender Aniek Nouwen on a three-year contract, according to the recently crowned Women’s Super League champions.
After the Eredivisie season, the 22-year-old, who has 14 senior international caps, will transfer to England in the summer.
According to Blues’ official website, she said: “Other clubs were involved, but I decided to join Chelsea quite quickly!
Playing in the English league has always been a fantasy of mine because it is the biggest challenge and gives me the best chance to improve. I’m honored and grateful to be a Blue, and I’m looking forward to being a member of this championship-winning squad. I’d like to win competitions and participate in games. I want to win awards and compete in major tournaments.”
Transfer News & Rumors | Barca eye on Buffon
According to Foot Mercato, Barcelona has set its sights on Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. After declaring his intention to leave Turin, the 43-year-old will be available on a free transfer this summer.
Barca is set to make a move for Buffon to provide additional protection for No. 1 goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
Atletico Madrid are planning to swoop for De Paul
According to Calcio Mercato, Atletico Madrid intends to sign Udinese midfielder Rodrigo de Paul. The 26-year-old, who is estimated at €50 million (£43 million/$61 million), has also been linked with AC Milan, Juventus, and Napoli.
Atletico Madrid is planning to sign De Paul for €40 million (£34 million/$48 million), with Udinese willing to sell him.
Thiago Silva signs fresh terms at Chelsea
Thiago Silva will stay at Chelsea – he wants to continue at #CFC, last details to be discussed… then his contract-extension clause until June 2022 will be triggered in the next weeks. 🔵
Contract negotiations with Kanté and Jorginho will start in the next months – no rush. ⏳ https://t.co/6zBLSSlkZ0
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) May 11, 2021
Toronto FC welcomes Dwyer
Bolstering the attack 💥
— Toronto FC (@TorontoFC) May 11, 2021
Haaland’s unimaginable fee
In an interview for the Sport Bild weekly print edition, Bayern Munich executive Oliver Kahn downplayed the club’s prospects of signing Erling Haaland.
“Sorry, whoever talks of that hasn’t fully grasped the case,” he said.
“A kit worth over €100 million, as we heard, is unthinkable for FC Bayern at the moment.”
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