(*)(**)(***)The transfer window for Europe’s biggest clubs is closed, but click (****)here for all the deals(*****), and keep track of (******)who has joined the big boys(*****). Transfer Talk will continue to scour the world’s media and set correspondents loose to see what’s on the agenda for the summer.(*******)(********)(*********)Jovic could be Barca’s striker of the future(**********)(**)(***********)Marca(*****) claims Barcelona director of football Eric Abidal was at the San Siro on scouting duty Thursday night, adding fuel to speculation that the Spanish giants are plotting a move for Eintracht Frankfurt striker (************)Luka Jovic(*************).(********)(**)Abidal was joined by assistant Ramon Planes, as well as general manager of football Jose Segura, as the Barca hierarchy ran the rule over Eintracht’s top goal scorer.(********)(**************)

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(**)The Serbian has notched (****************************************************************************************) goals in just (************************************************************************************) Bundesliga appearances this season, and he found the net under the watchful eye of Abidal & Co. as the Germans (**************************************)knocked Inter Milan out of the Europa League(*****).(********)(**)It has been a remarkable rise for Jovic, who couldn’t get a look-in at parent club Benfica after signing from Red Star Belgrade in February (*********************************************************************). However, a two-year loan in Germany has put the (*************************************************************************************)-year-old firmly on the goal-scoring map, and his form this season has alerted Europe’s elite.(********)(*********)Spurs ready for life after Eriksen(**********)(**)After two transfer windows that have seen Tottenham Hotspur fail to make a single signing, the North Londoners look set to make a splash in the summer market, with manager Mauricio Pochettino targeting as many as five signings.(********)(**)Those on the Spurs shopping list include Championship duo (************)Jack Grealish(*************) and (************)Jarrod Bowen(*************) of Aston Villa and Hull, respectively, while Valencia midfielder (************)Carlos Soler(*************) and Fulham striker (************)Aleksandar Mitrovic(*************) are also on the Tottenham radar.(********)(**)Crystal Palace star (************)Wilfried Zaha(*************) remains a long-term target, but the size of any potential transfer fee is likely to deter the prudent Spurs hierarchy from making a big-money bid.(********)(**)(***************************************)The Daily Mail(*****) claims the summer splurge is to be offset by the impending departure of Danish playmaker (************)Christian Eriksen(*************). The (***********************************************************************************)-year-old’s contract expires in just over a year’s time, and with no sign of an extension being agreed, it appears the club would rather sell their man now rather than potentially losing him for nothing in (*****************************************************************).(********)(*********)Wijnaldum next in line for bumper Reds deal(**********)(**)Midfielder (************)Georginio Wijnaldum(*************) is set to be the next high-profile Liverpool man to be handed a new contract by the club, and the Netherlands international says he remains relaxed about his future.(********)(**)Wijnaldum still has over two years left on his contract, after agreeing a five-year deal when signing from Newcastle United in the summer of (*********************************************************************), but Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp looks set to reward the (**********************************************************************************)-year-old with an extension following an impressive season in the heart of the Reds midfield.(********)(**)Speaking to the Liverpool Echo following his side’s victory over Bayern Munich in the Champions League, the former PSV Eindhoven man said: “No, I did not speak with the club yet. That is something for the club. I will see what happens.(********)(**)”I signed a five-year contract and I am still under contract. I just do my job to perform. A new contract has to come from the club.”(********)(*********)Tap-ins(**********)(****************************************)(*****************************************)(**)- West Ham and Manchester City are in the running for Argentina wonderkid (************)Juan Sebastian Sforza(*************). The (**************************************************************************************)-year-old is also wanted by European giants AC Milan, but (******************************************)TalkSport(*****) reckons a modest £1 million fee will be enough to secure the highly rated midfielder.(********)(**)- (************)Iker Casillas(*************) looks set to extend his career by another year at least after triggering a contract extension at Champions League quarterfinalists Porto. The (********************************************************************************)-year-old has made (*********************************************************************************) appearances for the joint leaders in the Portuguese top flight, and (*******************************************)Marca(*****) reports he’s set to stay at Estádio do Dragao for another (******************************************************************************************) months.(********)(**)- Benfica left-back (************)Alejandro Grimaldo(*************) is on the watchlist of Premier League big boys Manchester City and Arsenal. Pep Guardiola remains keen to strengthen on the left side of defence following Benjamin Mendy’s injury problems, while (********************************************)Sport(*****) claims incoming Gunners director of football Monchi has been a long-term admirer of the Spaniard.(********)


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