Italian newspaper Gazzetta Dello Sport claim – as per TMW – that Newcastle have seen a transfer to signal Adrien Rabiot from Juventus rejected. The Frenchman is eager on leaving Juventus this summer season, however has instructed Newcastle no.
Rabiot, 27, has been a daily for Juventus throughout the three years he has spent in Turin. Last season, he performed 45 occasions in all competitions underneath Max Allegri. But along with his contract ending in 2023, he needs to go away this summer season.
A current report from L’Equipe mentioned that Newcastle, Manchester United and Chelsea have been all contemplating the midfielder. Another Italian story urged Arsenal would possibly attempt to swap him for Hector Bellerin.
Now, Newcastle have made their transfer to signal the £13million-rated star in line with Gazzetta. But the report signifies that Rabiot has chosen to not be a part of the Toon – and would favor a membership at the moment within the Champions League.
Newcastle transfer to signal Rabiot rejected: United, Chelsea increase
Rabiot would have been a great signing for Newcastle this summer season. They have Joelinton and Bruno Guimaraes bombing on from the center of the park in Eddie Howe’s 4-3-3 system.
But the lynchpin of that midfield is Jonjo Shelvey and whereas the England star is a strong choice, there are definitely higher on the market. Rabiot would have been a shocking acquisition, particularly for a cut price £13million.
However, Rabiot has turned them down and fairly understandably, needs to play for a membership in Champions League soccer. Manchester United will nonetheless fancy their possibilities, however absolutely, Chelsea are actually on pole.
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