News24 – Transfer news LIVE: Hazard Chelsea exit, Man Utd plans, Leeds eye old star, Liverpool blow


The summer transfer window opens in JuneChelsea have been told they should sell Eden Hazard to improve the atmosphere at the clubTimo Werner has been warned against joining Liverpool by the RB Leipzig manager Ralf RangnickManchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claims he will have input into transfers14
40 UPDATE: Koulibaly won’t join PSG Kalidou Koulibaly will not join PSG in the summer, according to his agent
 Koulibaly is Manchester United’s top transfer target but has also been linked with PSG and Real Madrid
 But his agent has ruled out a move to the French capital. “PSG already have plenty of central defenders
Maybe he can play at No.10, they already play Marquinhos at No.6. But if Koulibaly leaves [Napoli], he will not come to PSG
His transfer could cost €100m (£87.5m),” Bruno Satin told Canal+.13.30pm UPDATE: Dembele Celtic claim  Moussa Dembele claims he would have stayed at Celtic if a move to Lyon had not been possible
 “It’s a club with a great history, there was a project that interested me,” he told Telefoot
 “And I felt the determination of the leaders to bring me to the club, and that was decisive in my choice to come to Lyon
 “[For me] it was Lyon or I [would have] stayed at Celtic.”13.00 UPDATE: Harry Redknapp on Tottenham deals Harry Redknapp insists Mauricio Pochettino didn’t want any players during the transfer window
 “[Pochettino] didn’t want any players – I know that for a fact,” he said. “He was happy with his squad
He feels he’s got enough, he can juggle around, Son can play through the middle. “[You know for a fact?] Yes
Didn’t want anybody. He’s happy with his squad and he’s proven himself right. He’s bang [up the top of the table] there still
”11.25 UPDATE: Batshuayi on helping Palace Michy Batshuayi says he can help Crystal Palace avoid the drop
 The Chelsea striker was signed on loan on deadline day and made his debut in the 2-0 win over Fulham on Saturday
 And he believes once he’s up to speed he can be a threat for the Eagles. “(The win over Fulham was) very important
It’s good for the team and for me,” he said. “I feel good but I need to train with the team so to have the whole team together will be something that’s good
“11.00 UPDATE: Lukaku ‘£90m misfit’ Romelu Lukaku will NOT get back into the Manchester United team – even if Romelu Lukaku goes through a dry patch, according to Tony Cascarino
 “He is United’s No 1 forward now and Romelu Lukaku won’t get near the team,” he wrote for the Times
 “Rashford could go through a barren run and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would stick by him
 “Lukaku will be the £90 million misfit for the rest of the season.”10.15 UPDATE: Luis Suarez on Coutinho struggles Luis Suarez has opened up on why Philippe Coutinho is struggling at Barcelona
 “Because of the relationship I have with Philippe, I tried to help and support him at all times,” he said
“I always saw him with the best possible predisposition, with joy in training. “Then, at the time of playing, some concentrate more than others, it can happen by being angry or sad
 “He should not train or go out on the field thinking that he is the most expensive player in Barcelona’s history, but keep improving day by day with the players he has around
“09.30 UPDATE: Solskjaer praises Maguire Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has praised Harry Maguire for his work in the penalty area – and fans think it could be a transfer hint
 “And I think that Harry Maguire has got a magnet on his head because it nearly always drops to him,” he said
 “A fantastic player in the box. So we knew we had to defend against him and out lads, they blocked, put their bodies on the line so it was a fantastic effort and they were fighting for each other
” Maguire was among the defenders linked with United last summer.09.00 UPDATE: Leeds eye Lennon reunion Leeds are looking to bring Aaron Lennon back to the club, according to reports
 The Sun claim the Burnley winger is on Marcelo Balsa’s radar for the summer. The former England man is currently injured but Bielsa has already done his research on the Leeds academy graduate and could make a move for him when the window re-opens in the summer
 Lennon, 31, joined Burnley from Everton in 2018.08.45 UPDATE: Solskjaer transfer claim Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claims he will have a big impact on Manchester United’s transfer business this summer
 The interim boss is in charge until the end of the season but insists he will be asked about summer deals
 Solskjaer said: “I’ve got to know the players’ potential, how far they are from that and how they can build or rebuild — and put my views into the club
 “How we want to look in a year or two, what kind of players we need and want. “It is about what kind of personality to look for
It’s about finding players with the Man United identity and DNA.”08.30 UPDATE: Werner Liverpool warning Timo Werner has been warned about joining Liverpool from RB Leipzig after links in the January transfer window
 “Keita was an outstanding player here, but he’s still struggling in Liverpool,” Leipzig boss Ralf Rangnick said
 “So far, he’s not the player there that he was here. The surroundings must be right for Timo
That’s the case here.” Werner was linked with Jurgen Klopp’ side last month and is believed to be on their radar for the summer
Trending 08.15 UPDATE: Chelsea told to sell Hazard Chelsea have been told they need to sell Eden Hazard to change the the dynamic in the dressing room – by Stan Collymore
 “Eden Hazard needs to leave Stamford Bridge – to rid Chelsea of its toxic ­dressing room,” he wrote in his Daily Mirror column
 “Nothing against the Belgian, who I rate one of the best in the world, but it’s time for the club to cash in
 “Losing a player like Hazard would leave a massive hole. But £150million is good business for a 27-year-old
He’s a wonderful talent but I’ve got a nagging feeling he’s part of the problems at the club
 “Jose Mourinho was lukewarm towards him, Antonio Conte wasn’t overly keen, and now he is part of a crew whose bottle Maurizio Sarri has questioned in the last few weeks
 “I have to say that while Hazard would be the stand-out name, I could see Chelsea ridding themselves of a few more so-called big-hitters

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