Arsenal to make £18m offer for Lars Bender
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is understood to be preparing an £18m bid to sign Lars Bender from Bayer Leverkusen, according to reports in The Metro. The player, meanwhile, is also understood to be a target for Manchester United and Man City this summer. (read more)
Sunderland offer £2m loan fee for Jenkinson
Sunderland have tabled a £2m offer to take Arsenal’s Carl Jenkinson on loan next season, reports The Daily Telegraph. The player is also understood to be a loan target for West Ham United this summer. Continue reading
Bayern Munich have confirmed the sale of German striker Mario Gomez to Fiorentina for a fee of 13.7 million pounds. The forward, who scored 113 goals in 174 appearances for Bayern, found himself sidelined at the German club after the arrival of Mario Mandzukic last season, and wished to leave for Fiorentina, Bayernâ€™s chairman confirmed. Continue reading
Bayern Munichâ€™s scintillating forward Mario Gomez is believed to be looking for a move away from the Allianz Arena this summer. The 27 year old, who arrived at the club in July 2009 still has 3 years left on his contract with the Bavarians but it is unlikely that Gomez would be willing to honour it.
His agent Uli Ferber has clearly put it that next season we wonâ€™t get to see Gomez at Munich. According to the Metro, he said: â€œAs far as Iâ€™m concerned, Mario will definitely get a transfer this summer. He will be leaving Bayern Munich.â€ Continue reading