BVB apparently has well-known competition for transfer target Iván Fresneda. In addition, the transfer of Soumaila Coulibaly to the Premier League is on the home stretch. All news and rumors about Borussia Dortmund can be found here.
BVB, rumor: Well-known competition at Iván Fresneda
Borussia Dortmund wanted to bring defender Iván Fresneda from Real Valladolid to the Bundesliga in the winter transfer window, but the move failed. Now BVB dares a second attempt, but has to assert itself against well-known competition.
As the Spanish Mundo Deportivo reports, FC Barcelona and Real Madrid have expressed an interest in the 18-year-old. According to the English media, Arsenal FC is also said to have kept an eye on Fresneda.
“The truth is that at the moment I am very focused on this competition. I am very focused on the European Championship, after this competition I will sit down with my club and do all the necessary assessments,” said the defender on the sidelines of the U19 European Championship look at his future.
The high transfer fee could be problematic for BVB. Valladolid is said to be demanding at least 20 million euros for the Spaniard, while Dortmund is gambling on a significantly lower transfer fee. Fresneda’s contract with the LaLiga club runs until 2025.
BVB, rumor: Coulibaly transfer on the home stretch
Soumaila Coulibaly’s exit in the current summer transfer window is becoming more and more apparent. Again table football reported, there is a basic agreement between BVB and FC Burnley about the change.
The central defender is to be loaned out by the PL club for a year before a purchase obligation of 17.5 million euros takes effect. The Frenchman switched from PSG to Borussia on a free transfer in 2021 and is currently under contract until June 2024. In the second team he made 25 appearances in the 3rd division, with the professionals it was enough for two substitutions.
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