Man United linked with Marco Verratti from PSG

Manchester United have reportedly turned their attention to sign Marco Verratti from Paris Saint-Germain, according to The Sun.

The Red Devils have joined the La Liga giants Barcelona in the race to sign the Italian midfielder this summer.

Verratti’s representative Mino Raiola is said to be known for his links to the Red Devils and orchestrated the moves of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Paul Pogba to Old Trafford last summer.


Mario Balotelli extends Nice contract

Nice have confirmed that Italian international striker Mario Balotelli has signed a contract extension at the club.

Balotelli, 26, joined the French Ligue 1 outfit last summer on a one-year deal following some bad spells with Liverpool and on loan at former club AC Milan.

The move saw the Italian return to form as he notched 17 goals in 28 appearances across all competitions last season, helping the club finish third in Ligue 1 and claim a Champions League spot.


Report: Danny Rose wanted by PSG?

Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly ready to lock horns with Manchester United over the signature of Tottenham Hotspur’s Danny Rose in the summer transfer window.

The 26-year-old, who only signed a new five-year contract with Spurs last September, but recent statement from the left-back suggested that he could be ready to seek options away from the White Hart Lane before the start of the 2017-18 campaign.