Klopp-Bielsa duel sets England on fire, Juve forced to change its plans for the transfer window and La Liga welcomes the new generation that is arriving, Read in details on Connectley today football news headlines from European football newspapers for Saturday September 12, 2020.
England flare up over Bielsa-Klopp clash
48 days after previous season ended, the Premier League is back this Saturday! And it is a promoted club who faces the reigning champion as the opening match this new season.
But it’s not just any team that faces Liverpool, it’s Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United.
The Argentine coach also made the front page of the Guardian with the title: “completely wired!” Bielsa’s brilliant brain brings Leeds back to the forefront.“ And it is all of England who are impatient to see this shock against the Reds of Jürgen Klopp.
A style opposition that suggests great promises for this first game of the season.
For the Daily Telegraph , “Klopp vows to give Leeds a baptism of fire”. This arrival of Marcelo Bielsa in the Premier League is also making the headlines in Argentina where “his debut is expected” as indicated by the Clarin newspaper on its front page.
Conte on Blues air
In Italy, the transfer window is in full swing! And it is that of Inter which makes the cover of the Gazzetta dello Sport where Antonio Conte plays “an air of Blues” as the newspaper writes with pink paper.
The Italian technician absolutely wants N’Golo Kanté to strengthen his midfielder. The French international is a top priority for his former coach who has already had him under his orders at Chelsea precisely.
But the Milan coach does not want to stop there and plans to sign more at his former club.
Indeed, Conte also wants the Spanish defender, Marcos Alonso.
Juventus review their transfer window plans
On the Juventus side, Olivier Giroud is on the front page of the Quotidiano Sportivo!
However, last night the French denied getting closer to Juventus and wishes to continue his adventure at Chelsea. Except that Juve has a colossal deficit with a loss of € 71.4 million over the year.
So the Bianconneri want to play it safe and the € 5 million claimed by Chelsea to let go of Giroud seem reasonable in this particular context.
However, for its part, Tuttosport indicates that “the odds of Edin Dzeko go back to Juve”! It is a real game of musical chair which is being played at the level of the attackers on the other side of the Alps!
Young people take power in La Liga
Direct to Spain, where League too resumes its rights this Saturday! Indeed, three La Liga matches are on the program: Eibar-Celta Vigo, Granada-Athletic Bilbao and Cadiz-Osasuna!
But this is not what makes the front page of the AS Newspaper which ignites the seizure of power of the young generation this summer, in all the clubs of the Peninsula.
For the daily it is “the fifth of the virus, a punch from the young cracks of several teams emphasizes this 90th Liga, which begins today without public or large signees.
Real Madrid and seven other clubs haven’t spent a single euro to improve their squads. A change of course that does not go unnoticed on the other side of the Pyrenees.
As for Barcelona, it is the first friendly match of the Ronald Koeman era that is expected.
For the Sport newspaper, the Dutch coach’s troops are “on the match! A meeting against Nastic in which the technician will align a different team in each half.“ They play as they train, I’m very happy with the level posted for two weeks, ” he said.