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Daily Schmankerl: Liverpool eyeing Bayern Munich’s Leon Goretzka, Joshua Kimmich, and Kingsley Coman; Lucien Agoume likely not leaving Inter Milan; James Rodriguez to AC Milan?; Cristiano Ronaldo scoping move to PSG or Real Madrid?; and MORE!

So....who doesn’t Liverpool want?

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LFC keeping an eye on Kimmich, Coman, and Goretzka (Liverpool Echo)

It appears that Liverpool is closely following the respective contract negotiations of Bayern Munich’s Joshua Kimmich, Leon Goretzka, and Kingsley Coman:

Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool are said to be “aware” of the current contract stance of Kingsley Coman, Joshua Kimmich and Leon Goretzka.

According to German journalist Florian Plettenburg, the Reds are monitoring the situation of the Bayern Munich trio. He states that Liverpool will ‘know’ that Kimmich, Goretzka and Coman are having issues agreeing new contracts with the German outfit.

Considering this, there is a possibility that the Reds could make a move for one or more of them should they fail to agree contract extensions.

Goretzka is now in the final year of his deal and is yet to extend at the Allianz Arena, whereas Kimmich and Coman both have two years left to run on their current deals.

Why stop there? TAKE THEM ALL!!!

Bayern hosting fundraiser at team presentation (

Bayern Munich will host a fundraising event at its official team presentation on Wednesday:

FC Bayern are holding a large fundraising event at the “Allianz FC Bayern Team Presentation” on Wednesday from 14:00 CEST. By purchasing a ticket, every visitor to the Allianz Arena will contribute to a good cause, because all of the proceeds from the event will benefit social campaigns initiated by athletes. “WeKickCorona” from Joshua Kimmich and Leon Goretzka, the “Giovane Elber Foundation” and the “Felix Neureuther Foundation” will all help people in need. Tickets are available from the FC Bayern online ticket shop for €10 (adults) or €5 (children/concessions).

Among other things, new head coach Julian Nagelsmann will take charge of an exhibition training session with Manuel Neuer, Thomas Müller, Robert Lewandowski and other teammates, and the FC Bayern Legends will play a game with celebrity guests. On the Esplanade, the German record champions, together with the City of Munich, will also be offering everyone aged 12 and over the opportunity to be vaccinated against COVID-19 in a vaccination bus between 11:00 and 14:00 CEST without the need to pre-book.

Meanwhile, Manchester City will be burning books and pillaging small villages...I kid, I kid.

Bayern target Agoume unlikely to leave Inter (Sempre Inter)

Rumored Bayern Munich target Lucien Agoume seems set to stay with Inter Milan:

Young Inter midfielder Lucien Agoume could find himself featuring regularly for Inter in the coming campaign as he is impressing the coaches in pre-season, according to a report in the Italian media.

As has been reported by, Lucien Agoume has been the subject of some interest from a lot of clubs for various types of moves. Many Serie A and B teams would like to take the Frenchman on loan next season, whereas Bundesliga side Bayern Munich want to sign him permanently for their own crop of young players. He is now looking likely to remain with Inter for the 2021/22 season though because he is viewed as deputy to Marcelo Brozovic at the base of the midfield.

James to Milan? (Rudy Galetti via @DTransferencias)

Apparently, if AC Milan cannot get Chelsea FC’s Hakim Ziyech, they would be happy to bring in former Bayern Munich midfielder and current Everton malcontent James Rodriguez:

Jorge Mendes started talks with AC Milan in an attempt to place James Rodríguez, advances @RudyGaletti. The same source reveals that the Colombian international can reduce his salary to head to the “Rossoneri”. Hakim Ziyech remains the Italian team’s favorite.

Hague in, Younes out at Eintracht? (Transfer Market Web)

Eintracht Frankfurt is reportedly interested in AC Milan’s Jen Hague, but could lose Amin Younes:

Frankfurt is in talks with Milan again for Jens Hauge. Norway Int who has been linked with German club for the second time as they had failed in their first attempt after failing to meet Transfer fee of 12M Euros. They have come with a new bid which will be above their last bid of 7M E will now try to wrap it up within few days. Hauge moved to Milan last summer but failed to make an impact & this move might help him get play time. Already working on incoming, now some unnamed Saudi Arabian Club has made a bid for Amin Younes. German winger who won Confederations Cup with NT in 2017 is on loan with Bundesliga club on loan from Napoli for 2 years since last season. Now in his 2nd year with an option to obligation Frankfurt is looking for good fee from Middle East club. SKY SPORTS is reporting deals are on going with no FEE agreed.

Ronaldo wants a chance (AS via kicker)

Could Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo move on to Real Madrid or Paris Saint-Germain? At least one report from Spain thinks so:

Although Juventus Vice President Pavel Nedved has recently made it clear that he is planning firmly with Cristiano Ronaldo (contract until 2022) (“He will stay with us”), rumors of an early departure from the superstar persist. According to the Spanish “AS”, the 36-year-old Portuguese wants to leave the old lady this summer - either to switch back to Real Madrid or to join the star ensemble of Paris Saint-Germain. A move to PSG should only be possible if the French then let Kylian Mbappé move in the direction of Los Blancos early on. As of now, the striker will remain with PSG until his contract expires in 2022, in order to be available for free afterwards.

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