Transfer news and gossip: Hazard, Hudson-Odoi last as Croatian eyes Prem move – Mirror Online


The saga dragged on during the transfer window of January – but Callum Hudson-Odoi could finally be ready for an exit from Chelsea.

The youngster reportedly filed a transfer request while trying to forward a forwarding to Bayern Munich before deadline deadline.

While Hudson-Odoi refused a new contract, an unexpected deal was signed in West Ham in London.

Marko Arnautovic will stay at the London Stadium after signing a new deal.

Elsewhere reports in Spain say that Real Madrid will step up their hunt for Eden Hazard while an international player from Croatia wants to make a switch to the Premier League.

Here is an overview of some of the biggest stories that have emerged in the last 24 hours …

Hudson-Odoi has submitted a transfer request to Chelsea

Hudson-Odoi submits transfer request

Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi reportedly filed a transfer request when he was looking for an end to a move to Bayern Munich.

The 18-year-old has spent the entire month of January at the center of speculation after Bayern Munich registered their interest in the highly acclaimed Blues perspective.

He now seems to have made a decision about his future. Sky Sports News reports that he has asked to leave Stamford Bridge after refusing a new £ 85,000 contract per week.

Chelsea is considered not to have responded to a fourth bid from Bayern Munich worth £ 35 million, but Hudson-Odoi would like to switch to the Bundesliga.

Real Madrid is ready to step up their efforts to land Eden Hazard

Real step higher. Danger after chase

Real Madrid is already concentrating their transfer efforts on bringing Eden Hazard to the club this summer, it was reported.

The Chelsea attacker is no closer to signing a new deal at the club and his current contract expires in 2020.

According to AS, Los Blancos ended their interest in Spurs star Christian Eriksen and Hazard made their number 1 target.

Real have been admirers of the Belgian star for some time, but they are now ready to make their dream a reality.

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Marko Arnautovic has written a new West Ham deal

Arnautovic completes the turn of West Ham

Marko Arnautovic has taken an amazing turn and signed a new deal with West Ham.

The Austrian seemed to leave China this month in a big-money deal.

He was left out of the squad due to the loss against Bournemouth and the FA Cup confrontation this weekend with Wimbledon, with West Ham seemingly preparing for his exit.

Arnautovic came out Friday night and confirmed that he would not leave and within minutes of the last whistle on Wimbledon it was announced that he had signed an extension.

"I love this club and I will always love this club, no matter what happens, you have decisions you have to make in life, but I say from now on it does not matter what happens I will do."

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Ante Rebic is desperate for the Premier League

Rebellious issues "come and get me" plead

Croatia striker Ante Rebic has made a future "come and get me" ceremony to the Premier League, after revealing that his dream is a step towards English football.

Manchester United was heavily involved in the summer with the 25-year-old, who was the first to borrow at Eintracht Frankfurt in July 2016 before taking out a permanent deal in August. But United never closed the move despite sending representatives to the German club for talks.

North London rivals Tottenham and Arsenal both showed great interest in the finalists of the World Cup 2018, together with German giants Bayern Munich. They were all willing to pay the asking price of £ 35 million.

He said: "I can not deny that many clubs, some from England, have shown interest, the Premier League is attractive and would fit my style, I would like to experience it."

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