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Tuesday’s transfer rumors – Barcelona to sign Braithwaite

Martin Braithwaite, Yaya Toure
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All the latest transfer rumors from the footballing world, the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1 and much more.

Barcelona are to make a shock move for former Middlesbrough striker Martin Braithwaite.

Braithwaite is currently at Levante with a rumored 20 million Euro buyout clause.  (Mundo Deportivo, via Teeside Gazette)

Mourinho wants United’s Smalling

Chris Smalling is currently on loan at Serie A side Roma.

The United center-back has rejuvenated his career in Rome and the Italians are keen to make his move permanent.

However, they have yet to meet Manchester United’s valuation.

Mourinho is an avid fan of his former player and is looking to seize the opportunity. (Corriere Dello Sport – in Italian)

Guendouzi could be facing Arsenal exit.

French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi could face a potential early end to his Arsenal career.

This comes after an apparent fallout between management staff and the player during the winter break in Dubai.

Rumor has it he was dropped from Sunday’s matchday squad because of the issue and could well be transfer listed too. (Mirror)

Toure to sign for Botafogo

Former Manchester City and Barcelona midfielder Yaya Toure is on the verge of signing for a new club.

Toure is expected to be announced as Brazilian sides Botafogo’s latest new recruit.

The 36-year-old Ivory Coast international will be the latest veteran player to join the club. They recently added Japan’s, Keisuke Honda. (Globo Esporte – in Portuguese)