Wallace set to join Lazio as Lotito revamps squad

Brazilian centre back Wallace has arrived in Rome where he will undergo medical examinations ahead of his proposed transfer to Lazio. He flew into Fiumicino earlier this evening, and looks set to become the third addition to Simone Inzaghi’s squad this summer. The 21-year-old will join from Braga, although his only previous experience of European… Read More Wallace set to join Lazio as Lotito revamps squad

Are São Paulo doing enough to keep Edgardo Bauza?

Since crashing out of the Copa Libertadores via defeat to Atlético Nacional in their two-legged semi-final clash, São Paulo have suffered an exodus of their squad’s most vital players. Top scorer Jonathan Calleri as well as playmaker Ganso have both fled Brazil, leaving coach Edgardo Bauza deprived of his two most reliable sources of creativity… Read More Are São Paulo doing enough to keep Edgardo Bauza?

Jorge Jesus weighing up move for Podolski

Given the uncertainty surrounding the futures of Sporting duo Islam Slimani and Teó Gutiérrez, Jorge Jesus has initiated the process of targeting potential replacements. Should either, or indeed both, depart they would leave behind a significant void in Os Leões’ attacking department. The club is preparing for this eventuality by scouring the market for high… Read More Jorge Jesus weighing up move for Podolski

Top scorer Robinho targeting Atlético improvement

Santos, Real Madrid, Manchester City, AC Milan and Guangzhou Evergrande. Robinho has been fortunate to represent an illustrious list of clubs during his career to date, and that remains so in Belo Horizonte where he dons the Alvinegro shirt of Atlético-MG. Having scored 13 goals in 24 appearances since joining Galo in February, the 32-year-old… Read More Top scorer Robinho targeting Atlético improvement

Arsenal seek reports on young Corinthians midfielder

After encountering difficulty in securing a starting berth in Corinthians’ first team, midfielder Maycon has been the subject of various approaches from English clubs. Arsenal, in particular, have requested reports on the player who will turn 19 next month. Notably, the São Paulo native has previously represented Brazil at under-17 level. Maycon is one of… Read More Arsenal seek reports on young Corinthians midfielder