Transfer Rumours 30/03: Fernandinho Could Leave Man City, Barcelona Give Up on Alaba, Werner to Stay at Chelsea

Fernandinho could leave Manchester City with Sergio Aguero
Fernandinho could leave Manchester City with Sergio Aguero / Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

The summer transfer window is approaching fast and while the dates for the window have not been announced yet, the Premier League is slated to finish on Sunday, May 23 which may imply that the transfer window is most likely to reopen on Monday, June 1.

Top clubs across Europe are still looking to boost their squad ahead of the new season, and clear out their wage bill as well. With that in mind, here's a look at the latest transfer rumours from around the world.

Fernandinho could leave Man City

Fernandinho could reportedly leave Manchester City along with Sergio Aguero at the end of the season, according to The Athletic.

The report claims players at the club believe both Aguero and Fernandinho will leave together. The Brazilian also has several offers lined up, and a return to Atletico Paranaense, his first club back in Brazil, has also mooted.

Real Madrid target Lukaku

Real Madrid are reportedly interested in signing Romelu Lukaku from Inter if they fail to bring to Erling Haaland and Kylian Mbappe.

According to Mundo Deportivo, Los Blancos have identified the Belgian as a useful addition to their squad. This season, Lukaku has scored 19 goals and provided eight assists, thus far.

Barca give up on Alaba

Barcelona have reportedly given up on trying to bring Bayern Munich defender David Alaba to Camp Nou, according to Sport.

The Austrian is available on a free transfer this summer after refusing a new contract with the Bundesliga giants, and been linked to a number of clubs, including Real Madrid, Juventus, Manchester United, Chelsea, and Paris Saint-Germain. The report claims Barca would only be willing to sign him if he reduces his wage demands, and if the club can manage to offload another player.

Werner to stay at Chelsea

Timo Werner is reportedly not interested in leaving Chelsea this summer, despite struggling for form during his first season at the club.

The 25-year-old has failed to live up to his price tag fueling rumours that he might be on his way out of Stamford Bridge. However, according to Goal, Werner is confident he can turn around his fortunes at Chelsea under new manager Thomas Tuchel.