Boehly's SMART Chelsea move, Isak's Arsenal message, Man Utd's No9 problem: FootballTransfer's recap

Tom Weber
Tom Weber
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2024 22:29 BST
  • 6 min read
Todd Boehly, Chelsea

Saturday delivered plenty of big news as Todd Boehly made a rare smart move as Chelsea owner.

Plus, Alexander Isak sent a clear message to Arsenal with his performance against Tottenham and Man Utd are facing a problem in the striker position - but there may be an unlikely solution. There's plenty to cover, so let's jump right in.

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Boehly's foresight

It has been revealed that all of Chelsea's recent signings agreed to Champions League-related wage cuts, meaning that the Blues will save a fortune if they don't qualify for the competition.

Isak's stunning performance

Newcastle striker Alexander Isak silenced Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit with his brace against Spurs after he had claimed that he would not be a good signing for the Gunners.

The Swede would be a great reinforcement for the Gunners and arguably a better choice than compatriot Viktor Gyokeres.

Man Utd's number nine problem

Erik ten Hag has once again admitted that he is desperate to add another striker to his Man Utd squad.

The likes of Victor Osimhen and Gyokeres could prove unattainable, but there is a potential solution - at Wolves!

Victor Osimhen
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Milan need Giroud replacement

AC Milan are set for a big summer and their number one priority will be signing a replacement for Olivier Giroud. Here are five players who could join the Rossoneri.

Wrexham promoted

Welsh side Wrexham, who are backed by Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney, have been promoted for the second season running.

Pini Zahavi profile

As part of our new series of articles on player representatives, FootballTransfers brings you all you need to know about superagent Pini Zahavi.

Transfer news

Finally, let's finish up with some more transfer news from around the world. Man Utd are in 'concrete talks' with a long-standing target.

RB Leipzig are set to change their transfer policy and it could have seismic consequences for the Premier League market.

Liverpool aren't just trying to hire Ruben Amorim, they are also trying to sign two of his Sporting CP players.

PSG's interest in a potential replacement for Kylian Mbappe is growing.

Kylian Mbappe
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Fabrizio Romano has dropped a 'definitive' update on the speculation surrounding Gabriel Jesus' Arsenal future.

Dutch side PSV are trying to hike up the already steep price of Liverpool target Johan Bakayoko.

Erik ten Hag could come up with just three players when asked which signings of his had been a success at Man Utd.

The Dutchman wants to make Gleison Bremer his latest signing, but there is a potential problem.

An infamous Liverpool flop is ready to rip up his contract and leave his club.

Roy Keane has been the subject of a scathing attack after calling Erling Haaland a 'League Two player'

Arsenal legend Ian Wright has absolutely lambasted one of the club's signings.

Lastly, Chelsea and Man Utd target Dani Olmo is keen to test himself in the Premier League.

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