Barcelona consider Islam Slimani deal an option

Algerian striker Islam Slimani has emerged as a shock target for La Liga giants Barcelona, according to Spanish media outlet Mundo Deportivo. Slimani is very keen to leave Monaco after losing his place in the team following the departure of manager Leonardo Jardim. The 31-year-old already has seven goals and eight assists this season in... Continue Reading →

Newcastle want Algerian youngster Zerkane

Premier League side Newcastle United are interested in French-Algerian youngster Mehdi Zerkane, according to L'Equipe. He was born in France to an Algerian father and a Moroccan mother. The 19-year-old, who did not make a single appearance for the Monaco first team this season, is currently at Monaco B. However, he will be out of... Continue Reading →

Monaco want Brahimi to replace outgoing Keita

French side Monaco want Yacine Brahimi as a replacement for Keita Balde, according to L'Equipe. Brahimi has just enjoyed winning his second trophy in Portugal, lifting the Liga NOS league title and the Portuguese Super Cup. The left winger is renowned for his dribbling ability and quick feet, and he scored 12 goals in all competitions during... Continue Reading →

Rachid Ghezzal to leave Monaco this summer

Rachid Ghezzal is set to leave Monaco this summer after a disappointing year at the French side. The signing of Alexsandr Golovin from CSKA Moscow has all but confirmed the impending departure of the Algerian. There has been interest from the Premier League. Both Southampton and Leicester City have been linked in the past few days with... Continue Reading →

Southampton eye Ghezzal to replace Boufal

Southampton are being linked with a move for Algerian international Rachid Ghezzal from Monaco, according to Football Insider. With fellow North African winger Sofiane Boufal recently departing the Saints, Mark Hughes is now eyeing up another one to replace the Moroccan. Ghezzal joined French side Monaco on a free transfer last summer but has failed... Continue Reading →

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