Real Madrid plotting late swoop for Borussia Dortmund star Julian Weigl

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Midfield maestro: Dortmund's Julian Weigl.

Real Madrid are set to make a late €75 million (Dhs 315 million) swoop to sign Borussia Dortmund midfielder Julian Weigl, claims the Express.

The 22-year-old is one of European’s most promising young players, but he will not come cheap if leading sides decide to make a move for the German international.

Dortmund are keen to keep hold of the youngster but could be resigned to losing him if Real Madrid or PSG put their full weight behind a transfer bid before the end of the transfer window on August 31.

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Loris Karius set to seal escape from Liverpool with two-year loan at Besiktas

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Loris Karius continues to receive flak for his Champions League final debacle.

Liverpool are close to agreeing a two-year loan deal with Turkey’s Besiktas for calamitous goalkeeper Loris Karius, according to the Liverpool Echo.

Advanced talks have opened up between the clubs on a move that will also include a right to buy. The 25-year-old travelled to Crystal Palace for Monday night’s Premier League game, but an agreement is expected to be concluded within 24 hours.

This will see Belgium’s Simon Mignolet remain as No2 to Brazil shot stopper Alisson.

Karius made a pair of wretched mistakes in May’s Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid. Manager Jurgen Klopp put that display down to a concussion.

But these errors continued in pre-season, expediting the then world-record pursuit of Alisson from Roma.

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Former Real Madrid attacker Jese set to find new home

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Former Real Madrid forward Jese is set to return to La Liga with promoted SD Huesca, according to reports.

Jese, 25, has flattered to deceive since being snapped up by Paris Saint-Germain for €25 million in August 2016. Underwhelming loan stints have already been experienced at Las Palmas and Stoke City – with a third one now planned at the top flight new boys.

La Jornada stated that the Spain youth international has arrived in Huesca to seal the move.

Jese scored 13 times in 63 La Liga matches after he joined Los Blancos in 2007.

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