Zinchenko’s Italian Renaissance?

Reports in both England and Italy have emerged over the weekend that ex-FC Ufa star Oleksandr Zinchenko is close to joining SSC Napoli. Rumours of the switch were first broken last week by ESPN and La Gazzetta dello Sport but the financial aspects of the deal have now been leaked. It is rumoured to be a full season loan for a reported fee of €500,000 which will become a permanent €6 million deal if he makes 25 appearances of 45 minutes or more. Zinchenko was Guardiola's fourth Manchester City … [Read more...]

Cesar Navas set for move to MLS?

Rubin Kazan's Spanish centre back Cesar Navas looks set for pastures new this summer, as negotiations to extend his expiring contract seem to have stalled. The 35 year old joined Rubin from Real Mallorca in 2009 for €2 million and has gone on to be a crucial part of their team, making 164 league appearances for the Kazan club, as well as representing them at Champions League and Europa League level, being part of the team that famously beat Barcelona 2-1 at the Camp Nou in 2009. The … [Read more...]