Saturday, May 13, 2023
Your Morning is European is a daily morning report that monitors, for the honorable visitors of Yallakora, the most prominent headlines that appeared in major European newspapers, whether English, Italian, Spanish, French or German.
United targets Napoli defender
Manchester United made an offer to South Korean Napoli defender Kim Min-jae to sign him during the upcoming summer transfer window.
United held discussions with Kim Min-jae’s representatives a few weeks ago about the player’s personal terms.
The South Korean defender contributed with Napoli to winning the Italian League title, noting that he played 43 matches in all competitions this season.
Tottenham excludes Nagelsmann
German Julian Nagelsmann, former coach of Bayern Munich, will not take over the training of Tottenham next season, after he was excluded from the race of candidates.
Although Nagelsmann is respected by the prominent figures in Spurs, he is not their first candidate at the present time.
Sources have told Sky that Nagelsmann will not be the next Tottenham manager, as no interviews have taken place with him.
A new record for Halland
Manchester City striker Erling Haaland broke another record, winning 82% of the Writers’ Association vote for Player of the Year.
This is the largest difference in the history of the Premier League, and Bukayo Saka and Martin Odegaard took second and third places, with Kevin De Bruyne in fourth place and Marcus Rashford in fifth place.
Haaland became the first Manchester City player to win the England Writers and Critics Association award which has been presented since 1948, since defender Ruben Diaz picked it up in the 2020-21 season.
Hazard’s position on the Getafe match
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti confirmed in the press conference before the Getafe match that some key players may get some rest this weekend.
Seven months after playing his last match in La Liga, it seems that Eden Hazard is ready to return to the starting line-up against Getafe.
Alvaro Odriozola, Mariano Diaz and Jesus Vallejo are also expected to play for Real Madrid against Getafe.
Al Hilal Saudi denies reaching an agreement with Messi
The Spanish newspaper denied that there was any agreement between Argentine Lionel Messi, the star of Paris Saint-Germain, with Al Hilal Saudi Arabia, to move to its ranks next season.
She added that Al-Hilal endorses the statement of the father of the Argentine player, Jorge Messi, who confirmed that there is no agreement so far between the two parties.
Torres move to Aston Villa
Barcelona and Aston Villa have reached advanced stages in the process of transferring Ferran Torres to the English team.--
And the process of leaving Torres to Barcelona will begin after winning the Spanish League title, which is close to being officially decided by the Catalan team.
The two clubs have already started negotiations to formalize a move for Torres to Aston Villa, and it could take shape before June 30.
Preparatory tour for Juventus in America
The Italian club Juventus officially announced that the first team will travel to the United States in the summer to participate in a number of friendly matches in preparation for the season before the start of the 2023-24 season in the Italian League.
Juventus calls the tour the “Football Champions Tour 2023”, and the Bianconeri will play three friendly matches in 11 days across the states of California and Florida against Barcelona, Milan and Real Madrid.
The first exhibition match against Xavi, soon to be crowned La Liga champions Barcelona, will be played at San Francisco’s Levi’s Stadium, home to the NFL’s 49ers, on July 22.
A huge offer from United to include the Napoli defender
Manchester United made a huge financial offer to Napoli defender Kim Min-jae, in an attempt to lure him to obtain his services during the summer transfer period.
The South Korean giant has a release clause in his current contract with Napoli worth 60 million euros, which teams outside Italy will be able to activate in the summer.
There is interest from several clubs in the English Premier League to include the Napoli defender, most notably Manchester United and Liverpool, in addition to French Paris Saint-Germain.
Paris Saint-Germain coach Christophe Galtier announced that Lionel Messi, the star of the team, will return to training, and he will return to the team’s list for the Ajaccio match, which is scheduled for the 35th week of the French League competitions.
Paris Saint-Germain decided to punish Messi by excluding him from training for two weeks due to his travel to Saudi Arabia without permission, which led to his absence from training.
Al-Hilal denies signing with Messi
An official source at the Saudi Al-Hilal club denied signing with Lionel Messi, despite press reports linking the Argentine star to moving to the capital team.
Messi’s contract with Paris Saint-Germain is set to expire at the end of the current season, which gives the player the right to transfer to any club and leave for free, despite the Parisian club’s attempts to renew its star.
Real Madrid begins its official negotiations
Real Madrid has started negotiations with Jude Bellingham, the midfield of Borussia Dortmund, to obtain his services next summer.
The newspaper says that the negotiations on the part of the Spanish capital club began with an official offer estimated at 100 million euros, in addition to providing additions amounting to 50 million euros.
Nagelsmann will not be Tottenham coach
Sky revealed that former Bayern Munich coach Julian Nagelsmann will not be the next coach of Tottenham Hotspur.
Nagelsmann left Bayern Munich last March after leading the Bavarian team for nearly two seasons, but he left after a dispute with a number of the team’s stars, according to German press reports.