Good morning Nigeria, welcome to today’s Connectley summary of European football Newspaper headlines, Sunday October 4, 2020.
Manchester United on the verge of making the big Cavani coup at a gold price, war is declared between Juve and Napoli and Real Madrid is expected at the turn, Here is the overview of today’s top headlines from European sports Newspaper.
Manchester will pull off the Cavani coup at a gold price
In England, it is a real little bomb that shakes the British newspapers. Indeed, since yesterday, Edinson Cavani is announced very close to Manchester United.
Free since leaving Paris Saint-Germain, the Uruguayan could bounce back at Old Trafford.
The striker could sign a nice contract as reported by the Daily Star on its front page. “Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s appeal for £ 200,000 a week”. The Matador must pass his medical examination today and sign a two-year contract with the Mancunian club.
For the Daily Mail, this is the big Cavani blow that Manchester United is succeeding. This time, the newspaper mentions “a salary of £ 210,000 per week Or around € 230,000”. And as luck does things well, Cavani will face PSG in the Champions League group stage.
The Juventus-Napoli meeting under high tension
In Italy, cases of Coronavirus are multiplying within the workforce of Napoli. While Gattuso’s team are to play tonight against Juve, “the health authority has decided to put the players under cover” in order to avoid the spread and this could lead to a defeat for the club.
Napoli are banned from traveling, while Juventus has let it be known that they want to play”, whatever happens.
For its part, the Gazzetta dello Sport believes it is a “ fight between Juve and Napoli. A story that could not stop there because Naples wants to postpone the meeting but not Juve. It promises to be tense between the two clubs in the coming days.
Real Madrid must respond
Final for today’s sport newspaper headlines, in Spain where Real Madrid face Levante this afternoon. A meeting for which Zinedine Zidane is deprived of many executives such as Kroos, Hazard and especially without a real right back after the big injury of Dani Carvajal.
But for AS newspaper, “there are no excuses to be had” Zidane is confident despite Odriozola’s injury which leaves him without a right-back against Levante,” said the Madrid daily.
Moreover, a few hours before the end of the transfer window, the French coach praised Houssem Aouar and this did not go unnoticed as AS Newspaper further emphasizes: “He is a great player who can play at Real Madrid”. If the Merengues are expected at the turn on the lawn of Levante, El País believes that “it is time for Marco Asensio to take responsibility”.
The Spaniard needs to get back to his best this season, Real Madrid need him.