So far, it has been a busy summer for the big European clubs, Real Madrid have spent an Excess of 100 million Euros to bring in World cup stars, Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez, Barcelona have begun a team overhaul spending big money on Suarez, Rakitic, Matheiu and a few other, Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea have brought in big money signings like Sanchez, Costa and Fabregas, Liverpool have let Suarez move on and have basically used the money to buy the Southampton squad and Juventus have brought in Morata for 20 million Euros but the Transfer season is far from over. A few players are still poised to make big money moves and we take a look at the top five, analyze the reasons they would be moving where they may be moving to
Interested Clubs: Manchester United
Reason for moving: Playing position
Cavani has grown disgruntled at Paris Saint Germain, often playing as a right winger to make space for Zlatan Ibrahimovic through the middle, Cavani has complained tat he has struggled to play at his best since he is played out of position. With interest from Manchester United, the Uruguayan is said to be willing to move to the premier league. Manchester United is however swarming with quality strikers like Rooney and Van Persie and other good forwards like Welbeck and Hernandez. Cavani runs the risk of also being played out of position at Old Trafford and his transfer fee and wage demands are far above what Manchester United are willing to pay for any center forward.
Possibility of transfer: 20%
Angel Di Maria
Club: Real Madrid
Interested Clubs: PSG, Monaco, Manchester United, Arsenal
Reason for moving: Relevance to first team
Di Maria is an incredibly gifted winger, pace, skill and an ability to cross the ball with so much accuracy. The winger has however found himself surplus to requirements at the Bernabeu following the arrival of James and Kroos with bale and Ronaldo already in the team and the planned introduction of Jesse. The winger has reportedly told he can leave Madrid for 40 million with Interest from Manchester United and PSG and well as Arsenal. The winger would be a sure fire starter for any of these clubs and all three teams have the financial power to bring him in. PSG represent the best opportunity for the Argentine to play and win trophies, he would be worshipped at Arsenal and would get the maximum exposure of playing in the Premier league. PSG would have to sell players to bring in the Winger under UEFA’s financial fair play rules but Manchester United don’t. however moving to Old Trafford would mean missing out on champions league football for at least one season.
Possibility of Transfer: 90%
Club: Real Madrid
Interested clubs: Arsenal. Bayern Munich
Reason for leaving: Surplus to requirements
Khedira has been told he is surplus to requirements at Real Madrid and the la liga outfit are desperate to sell the world cup winning midfielder to the highest bidder. Arsenal are front runner to sign the German but his wage demands have seen the transfer hit a brick wall in recent weeks. Bayern have entered the race to sign Khedira and a move to the German champions would be too good to turn down as Khedira would move to a club that is almost as big as Real Madrid with a talented manager like Guardiola that has prospects of winning trophies and is German.
Possibility of transfer: 95%
Interested Clubs: Manchester United, Liverpool
Reason for Leaving: Money
Juventus are Serie A champions and they would be playing in the champions league next season and Vidal is enjoying playing for the team. However, Juve cannot pay like Manchester United and Vidal is all too aware of that. The Chilean would clearly have to look at his options with offers coming in from Liverpool also; At Manchester UInited Vidal would get to be part of a new project and be a key player in that project under Van Gaal and Earn more money but he would miss the champions league this season at least. At Liverpool, he would definitely earn less but he would be a key player for a champions league side. Manchester United can afford Vidal’s 50 million euros plus transfer fee and Liverpool kight be unable to match that. The ball however is at Vidals feet. Whether it’s Manchester United, Liverpool or Juventus, Vidal would be the ultimate shaper of his playing future.
Possibility of transfer: 50%
Club: Aston Villa
Interested clubs: AC Milan, Liverpool, Manchester City
Reason for leaving: Better prospects
World cup star Ron Vlaar has become one of the most sought after defenders in World football today with teams queuing up for his signature. AC Milan and Liverpool would be looking to spend big on the Villa center back but with Liverpool bringing in Lovren they might pump the brakes on a transfer for Vlaar. Manchester City would guarantee Money, Trophies and champions league football for the Dutchman and Aston Villa would be looking to hold on and make as much money from Vlaar’s imminent transfer as possible
Possibility of transfer: 65%