African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: RB Leipzig table £22m offer for Lookman

Top European clubs target Camara

Manchester United, Barcelona, Chelsea are monitoring the progress of Guinea-Bissau born Ronaldo Camara at SL Benfica, reports Mirror.

Camara joined Benfica from Sporting Lisbon in 2015 and starred in the ALKASS International Cup in January despite being two years younger than the majority of his teammates.

The 15-year-old, eligible to feature for Guinea-Bissau at the international level, has represented Portugal at the u17 level.

Nwakaeme joins Trabzonspor

Trabzonspor have completed the signing of Anthony Nwakaeme on a two-year deal from Isreali club Hapoel Beer Sheva.

‘Mendyl almost joined Arsenal before Schalke move’

Arsenal almost signed defender Hamza Mendyl from Lille in the summer, only for work permit problems to scupper the deal, it has been revealed.

The Morocco international joined Schalke from the French club on Friday and the Bundesliga club’s sporting director, Christian Heidel, insists that paperwork problems are all that stopped the transfer to the Emirates Stadium.

RB Leipzig table £22m offer for Lookman

RB Leipzig have made an improved £22m offer for Everton’s Ademola Lookman, according to Mirror .

Despite seeing their previous two bids rejected, the Bulls are still confident of signing the 20-year-old who impressed on loan in the second half of last season. 

With the arrival of Richarlison and Bernard at the Goodison Park this summer, Lookman might be shown the exit door as he seeks regular playing time.

Galatasaray still in contact with Niasse

Galatasaray are still keeping tabs on Everton striker Oumar Niasse over a potential summer move, reports Fanatik .

The reigning Super Lig champions are preparing to swoop for the Senegal international if Bafetimbi Gomis leaves the club.

Niasse has played 13 minutes of football for Everton in two league games this campaign.

Aston Villa turn to Sheyi Ojo

Aston Villa are looking to sign Liverpool youngster Sheyi Ojo on a season-long loan, Birmingham Live claims.

Bolasie was Villa’s main target but the DR Congo international is keen on top-flight football.

However, Steve Bruce is in search for more options in the wide areas and Ojo has emerged as a potential candidate with the Reds willing to release the Anglo-Nigerian on loan.

Ndidi signs new Leicester contract

Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has signed a new six-year contract. The new deal will keep the Nigeria international at the King Power Stadium until June 2024.

Brahimi unlikely to leave Porto

Porto are unwilling to let Yacine Brahimi leave unless they receive “a very big offer”, RMC Sport claims.

The Algerian winger has been linked with a move to Monaco following the exit of Keita Balde to Inter Milan.

Brahimi has a year left on his contract but both clubs are far from reaching an agreement. And the Ligue 1 might need to spend more to get the former PSG player.

Barca snub Yaya Toure reunion

Barcelona have turned down the chance to bring Yaya Toure back to the club, according to Don Balon .

Toure, who spent three years at Camp Nou, is currently a free agent after leaving Manchester City at the end of last season.

Despite their inability to lure Pogba this summer, the Spanish giants are not ready to switch to the 35-year-old as an alternative to due to his age, reduced ability and high wage demands.

Njie yet to agree terms with Sporting CP

Marseille forward Clinton Njie is still in talks with Sporting CP over a season-long loan, L’Equipe reports.

The Portuguese club have agreed to pay the Olympians €800,000 for the temporary signing of the Cameroonian forward with no option to buy.

However, Njie is still considering the offer and he is in contention for Marseille’s fixture Nimes on Sunday evening.

Empoli capture Acquah on loan

Empoli have completed a season-long loan deal for Ghana midfielder Afriyie Acquah from Serie A rivals Torino.

The 26-year-old has one year left on his contract with Torino but the Blues have the option to make the deal permanent at the end of june 2019.

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Gervinho completes Parma switch

Gervinho has completed a return to Italian Serie A with Parma on a free transfer from Hebei China Fortune.

The Cote d’Ivoire international has penned a three-year deal that will run through 2021.