We’re now less than four weeks away from the start of the new Premier League season, and it’s fair to say there’s still a lot to do between now and then. Millions have already been spent by elite clubs, but don’t expect that to stop anytime soon as managers are desperate to further strengthen their squads.
Manchester United recently completed a pre-season tour of Thailand, but fans are growing increasingly frustrated that the Red Devils have only completed one major signing so far, with the transfer of Feyenoord’s Tyrell Malacia the only completed finish. . However, there could be light at the end of the tunnel, with United believed to be ‘in talks’ with Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Leandro Paredes.
Meanwhile, in London, Raheem Sterling has reportedly undergone a medical with Chelsea ahead of an impending £50million move from Manchester City. The move is believed to be popular with members of the Blues squad, and it will be interesting to see how the England winger performs at Stamford Bridge. New owner Todd Boehly has also made progress on players for the future, with a verbal agreement said to be in place for teenage Chicago Fire guard Gabriel Slonina.
There could soon be a Premier League exit on the horizon, with Leeds main man Raphinha closing in on Barcelona. And with Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham and Arsenal still looking to splash the cash, there’s plenty to watch in the weeks ahead.
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