Leverkusen agree deal to sign striker Lucas Alario

Bayer Leverkusen have triggered Lucas Alario’s release clause and expect to complete the signing of the River Plate striker “in the coming days”. Capped three times by Argentina, Alario will join Greek defender Panagiotis Retsos at the BayArena pending confirmation from the Argentine Football Association. Leverkusen identified the prolific 24-year-old as Javier Hernandez’s successor and

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Dortmund sign Manchester City youngster, Sancho

England Under-17 international Jadon Sancho has signed for Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City. The 17-year-old winger was heavily linked with Arsenal and Tottenham over the past month and reportedly stayed away from training at City after not being named in Pep Guardiola’s squad for the club’s pre-season tour to the United States. Sancho’s

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Carragher – ‘I’m scratching my head over Oxlade-Chamberlain’

Former Liverpool star Jamie Carragher is puzzled over where Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will fit in after his deadline-day move from Arsenal. Oxlade-Chamberlain reportedly rejected Chelsea in order to join Liverpool in a £35million deadline-day move, which could reach a value of £40m. The England international’s desire to play central midfield was said to be a factor

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