Monaco’s Radamel Falcao celebrates with the trophy and team mates after winning Ligue 1.

Mourinho Ready To Make A Move For AS Monaco Star

By Naveen Kelvin | August 6, 2017

Jose Mourinho is prepared to splash big and land Fabinho from Monaco in a deal that could dent Manchester United’s coffers by up to €45 million, reports Spanish daily Don Balon. The development is a direct result of the fallout of the deal that would have seen PSG right-back Serge Aurier join the Red Devils. This…

Monaco's Valere Germain (L) reacts after scoring next to teammate Radamel Falcao.

Radamel Falcao: Chelsea Flop On AC Milan’s Radar

By BF Staff | August 4, 2017

AC Milan have been among the most active football clubs in terms of recruitment this summer, and now, the Italian giants have set their sights on bringing in yet another reinforcement, in the form of former Manchester United and Chelsea striker Radamel Falcao. The Monaco striker could become another player to add to the exodus…

Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe celebrates scoring their first goal.

Real Madrid Agree Mammoth €180m Transfer?

By Vishal Singh | July 25, 2017

In a transfer that could shatter all previous records, Real Madrid have reportedly agreed to a €180m price tag with AS Monaco for French starlet Kylian Mbappe, according to Marca. The reported sum of €180m is alleged to be paid in two installments: €160m up front, and €20m in add-ons. However, Marca believes that the…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe-Lottin celebrates after the match.

Premier League Giants To Make A Move For Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe

By Vishal Singh | July 25, 2017

Manchester City are reportedly planning to raid AS Monaco to try and lure teen sensation Kylian Mbappe to the Etihad, according to Goal. The news comes after it was reported that PSG were making a huge effort to sign Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez. Man City’s administration believes that this leaves less competition to sign the French…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe celebrates with team mates.

Monaco Slap A Staggering €190m Price Tag On Mbappe Amid Real Madrid Interest

By Vishal Singh | July 24, 2017

After the sale of Bernardo Silva, Tiemoue Bakayoko, and Valere Germain for around €100m, Monaco seem tired of suitors taking their prized players away. Their solution? They have slapped a gigantic €190m price tag on star striker Kylian Mbappe, according to Marca. The French club believes that the hefty price tag will help in keeping…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe-Lottin celebrates scoring their third goal.

Mbappe’s Record-Breaking £120m Transfer To Real On The Brink Of Completion

By BF Staff | July 23, 2017

Real Madrid are edging closer to completing the incredible transfer of Kylian Mbappe for a scarcely believable £120 million fee. The 18-year-old star has been at the center of a transfer saga that has gone on since the end of last season, and a deal finally looks set to be agreed. Real have been desperate to…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe reacts after missing a goal.

Monaco Warn Clubs Over Unauthorised Approach For Kylian Mbappe

By Rajdeep Saha | July 21, 2017

French starlet Kylian Mbappe has been the centre of attraction for top European clubs this summer after a breathtaking season with AS Monaco. Despite the club not getting any official offers for the promising player, there were talks of huge bids in line for the forward, and now, Monaco have issued a formal warning to…

Benjamin Mendy arrives to attend a training session.

Monaco Reject Manchester City’s Bid For Benjamin Mendy

By Vishal Singh | July 21, 2017

AS Monaco have turned down a £44.5 million bid from Manchester City for their prized full-back Benjamin Mendy, reports the Daily Mail. The Ligue 1 Champions don’t see the money offered by City to be enough, and are reportedly demanding the same amount that Pep Guardiola’s side paid to acquire the services of Kyle Walker…

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko arrives for training.

OFFICIAL: Tiemoue Bakayoko Completes Chelsea Move

By Kush | July 15, 2017

Chelsea have officially announced the signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko from AS Monaco. The France international was linked with big-money moves to both Chelsea and Man Utd, but the Blues, who were always the frontrunners in this transfer race, have now secured the signing of the midfielder, much to the relief of the fans as well as…

AS Monaco's Benjamin Mendy reacts.

Manchester City Close To Signing Monaco Defender

By Rajdeep Saha | July 14, 2017

Manchester City are close to finalising a deal for AS Monaco left-back Benjamin Mendy. The defender could end up being Pep Guardiola’s third purchase of the season, as the manager eyes a serious title challenge this term. According to Sky Sports, the French Champions value the player at more than £50m, and are keen to…

Thomas Lemar celebrates with his team mate Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Deal Agreed: Chelsea To Sign Monaco’s Bakayoko For £40m

By BF Staff | July 13, 2017

Chelsea are set to sign Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko in a £40 million deal, reports Sky Sports.  The transfer episode involving Bakayoko and Chelsea will finally be over this week, as the French midfielder is expected to arrive in London for a medical soon. The Blues have been actively pursuing a deal for Bakayoko over the…

Atletico Madrid Swoop For AS Monaco Midfielder Fabinho

By Vishal Singh | July 12, 2017

Atletico Madrid may have pulled off ‘a Manchester United’ on the Red Devils themselves, by successfully swooping in for their top transfer target: Monaco midfielder Fabinho.  The Ligue 1 champions have reportedly agreed on a deal for the player with the La Liga giants. Even before the transfer season formally opened, the 23-year-old was heavily…

Spain's Thiago Alcantara in action with France's Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Chelsea Close In On Monaco Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko

By Rajdeep Saha | July 12, 2017

AS Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko’s move to Chelsea could be announced in the upcoming days. The star player was also linked with Manchester United, who are yet to make an offer, according to reports. The defensive midfielder has been in the spotlight this summer after a brilliant season with Monaco, as he helped them to…

Thomas Lemar celebrates with his team mate Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Twitter Goes Crazy After Tiemoue Bakayoko ‘Likes’ A Certain Tweet

By BF Staff | July 11, 2017

AS Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko has sent fans begging for answers, as a tweet claiming Chelsea have rejected the midfielder was ‘liked’ by the midfielder. Till recently, fans and football fanatics around Europe believed Bakayoko to Chelsea was a ‘done deal’, but the Blues are yet to announce the signing, rumoured to be worth around £35…

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko celebrates with Kylian Mbappe-Lottin.

Manchester United Reach An Agreement With Chelsea Target Tiemoue Bakayoko

By Kush | July 10, 2017

Manchester United seem to have hijacked yet another Chelsea transfer target, as reports from the Daily Star suggest the Red Devils have reached an agreement with Monaco’s Tiemoue Bakayoko. The French midfielder has been linked with a big money move to Stamford Bridge all summer, with the Blues rumoured to be the sole frontrunners in this…

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko before the match.

Second Transfer Blow: Chelsea Could Miss Out On Tiemoue Bakayoko

By Vishal Singh | July 10, 2017

With Chelsea fans still reeling from the loss of their ex-player and long-term target Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United, new reports might spark even more trouble for the London club. According to Daily Mail (via The Sun), Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko could also be making his way to Old Trafford following Lukaku. Chelsea have been long associated…

Monaco's Fabinho looks dejected.

AS Monaco Transfer News: Fabinho Wants To Leave The French Champions

By Vishal Singh | July 9, 2017

Monaco midfielder Fabinho is looking for a path out of his club, as several powerhouses, including both Manchester clubs and Arsenal, are looking to lure him away. Reports from ​L’Equipe, a trusted French media outlet, indicates that the Brazilian is looking to leave Monaco in search for more ambitious teams to play for.  The midfielder has…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe during training.

Mbappe To Go Head-To-Head With Ronaldo To Become Real Madrid’s Main Man

By BF Staff | July 9, 2017

Real Madrid talisman Cristiano Ronaldo might soon be facing the challenge of being ousted by Kylian Mbappe, if the Monaco star manages to secure a stunning move to the Spanish capital. Los Blancos are looking to maintain their reign in Spain after last season’s Champions League and La Liga double. The Spanish giants are hoping…

Monaco's Fabinho celebrates scoring their second goal.

Arsenal Join Mancunian Giants In Fabinho Pursuit

By Kush | July 7, 2017

Arsenal have joined the race to sign Monaco’s in-demand midfielder Fabinho, according to reports in England. Having completed the signing of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon for a club record-breaking fee of €53 million, manager Arsene Wenger is now looking to bring in more reinforcements, and he is reportedly set to raid yet another club from his homeland…

Manchester United Not Giving Up On Fabinho

By BF Staff | July 4, 2017

Manchester United are not deterred by the setback in their pursuit of Monaco’s Fabinho, as the Red Devils are preparing a handsome transfer offer. PSG have entered the race to sign Fabinho, thus complicating Manchester United’s equation for the Brazilian midfielder. Their €40m + €5m add-ons bid is higher than what the Europa League winners offered…

Monaco Turn Down Paris Saint-Germain’s Bid For Fabinho

By Vishal Singh | July 2, 2017

Monaco have rejected a new £40 million bid placed by their title rivals Paris Saint-Germain, for their star midfielder Fabinho. Fabinho was claimed to have been contacted by the ‘Les Parisiens’ and was acceptable of the offer they were willing to give him. But according to L’Equipe, the French Champions rejected the move, as they are…

Monaco's Fabinho celebrates scoring their second goal.

Manchester United To Continue Chasing Monaco Midfielder

By Vishal Singh | June 28, 2017

Despite having reportedly agreed to sign Nemanja Matic from Chelsea, Manchester United are continuing their pursuit of Monaco midfielder Fabinho. After managing to qualify for next season’s Champions League, Jose Mourinho wants to build a title-challenging side for the Premier League as well as the Champions League. The Frenchman has primarily occupied the central midfield…

Monaco's Fabinho looks dejected after missing a penalty.

PSG Enter Race To Sign Fabinho From Monaco

By BF Staff | June 27, 2017

According to RMC Sport, PSG have made a move to sign Monaco star Fabinho, who is also a primary transfer target for Manchester United. The Brazilian had an impressive 2016/17 season, where his exploits in the middle of the park proved crucial for Monaco to claim success both domestically and in the Champions League. Fabinho contributed 10…

Zinedine Zidane (L) and Real Madrid's President Florentino Perez pose for the media.

Florentino Perez Meets Mbappe’s Family To Push The Transfer Through

By BF Staff | June 27, 2017

Florentino Perez has taken the matter into his own hands, as the Real Madrid club president paid a visit to Kylian Mbappe’s family to get the deal done. French TV programme Telefoot (via Mirror) have revealed that a meeting between the Real Madrid president and Kylian Mbappe’s family has taken place, where constructive talks were…

Fabinho Snubs PSG And Man City For ‘Tempting’ Move

By Rajdeep Saha | June 25, 2017

Ligue 1 winner Fabinho is said to have snubbed Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City and fellow league club Paris Saint-Germain for a move to Manchester United. Yahoo Sports contributor Amy Christophers has claimed that the Monaco star prefers to play under Jose Mourinho at Man United, and has rejected the advances of City and PSG. Christophers tweeted: “Fabinho has…

Monaco's Fabinho looks dejected.

Fabinho Questioned About His Desired Manchester United Shirt Number

By BF Staff | June 24, 2017

One of Manchester United’s targets for the summer transfer window, Fabinho, was recently put through third degree by ESPN Brasil about his plans for next season. According to multiple reports, the Premier League giants have already reached an initial agreement for the Monaco star, and are said to be finalizing an impressive £35 million package…

Manchester United Set To Sign Fabinho, As Per Italian Reports

By BF Staff | June 23, 2017

Manchester United are set to complete their second signing of the summer, by sealing the deal for Monaco starlet Fabinho. According to reports in Italy, the English club has moved a step closer to signing the Brazilian, and he is said to have agreed to personal terms. The news comes as somewhat of a surprise,…

France's Ousmane Dembele celebrates scoring their third goal with Kylian Mbappe.

Paris Saint-Germain Make A World Record Bid For Kylian Mbappe

By Vishal Singh | June 23, 2017

Paris Saint-Germain are the newest players on the block to join the Kylian Mbappe hype, as they have placed a world record transfer bid of over €135 million for the youngster. According to, the Frenchman has caught the eyes of his club’s main title rivals, as they are desperate to bring him to Paris.…

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger celebrates with the trophy after winning the FA Cup final.

Mbappe Keen To Work With The ‘Great’ Arsene Wenger

By BF Staff | June 22, 2017

Kylian Mbappe could join the Gunners this summer, just because of his admiration for Arsene Wenger. The 18-year-old sensation is the most sought after teenager in world football right now. The French striker is wanted by the likes of Real Madrid, PSG, Chelsea and Manchester United, yet the Monaco wonderkid could end up at Arsenal because…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe celebrates with team mates.

Mbappe Only Wants Real Madrid Move

By BF Staff | June 20, 2017

Arguably one of the hottest properties in world football, Kylian Mbappe has been surrounded by a lot of speculation regarding his immediate future, which currently remains uncertain. European giants, including Real Madrid, Manchester United, Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool and PSG have all been linked with transfer moves for the in-demand striker, with some of the interested…

Monaco's Fabinho looks dejected.

Revealed: Why Jose Mourinho Doesn’t Want Fabinho

By BF Staff | June 15, 2017

Jose Mourinho has ruled out a move for Fabinho, because he prioritises signing Tottenham’s Eric Dier over the Brazilian. Fabinho, who had an outstanding 2016-17 season with Monaco, has been linked with Manchester United for many months. However, a recent report from European Football expert Gabriele Marcotti states that Mourinho’s top midfield target has been…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe-Lottin celebrates after the match.

Ligue 1 Runners-Up Chase Kylian Mbappe

By BF Staff | June 15, 2017

Being one of the strikers in prime sensational form in modern football at the moment, Kylian Mbappe has been the attraction for major clubs across Europe during the past few months. The 18-year-old has been priced at a staggering €120 million by his current club Monaco, and despite it sounding a bit over the top, the…

Kylian Mbappe attends a training session.

Kylian Mbappe: Real Madrid Have Been Trying To Sign Me Since I Was 14

By BF Staff | June 15, 2017

Kylian Mbappe, the most wanted teenager in world football, has revealed that Real Madrid have been after him since the last four years.  The 18-year-old sensation, who scored 24 goals in a fruitful campaign where his team lifted the Ligue 1 trophy and also made it to the semi-finals of Champions League, has attracted interest…

Monaco Transfer News: Fabinho’s Wife Hints At His Next Club

By Vishal Singh | June 13, 2017

Manchester United have been linked with Monaco midfielder Fabinho for quite some time now, as Jose Mourinho hopes to bring the player in as his next summer signing. Only 23 years old, Fabinho has been a major reason for Monaco’s breakthrough season in the Ligue 1. Helping his club snatch the championship away from the…

AS Monaco's Benjamin Mendy reacts.

Benjamin Mendy To Take His Time To Decide On Future Amid Interest From English Giants

By Vishal Singh | June 11, 2017

Liverpool and Chelsea still have a hope of landing Benjamin Mendy, who is in no rush to decide on his future. The French international has been in terrific form for Ligue 1 outfit AS Monaco, as he helped them to their first league title in more than two decades, and also took them to the…

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko before the match.

Chelsea Transfer News: Monaco’s Bakayoko Heading To London

By BF Staff | June 10, 2017

With just a few weeks left for the summer transfer window to open, English Champions Chelsea are reportedly closing in on their first major signing of the summer in the form of £35 million-rated Monaco midfielder, Tiemoue Bakayoko. The Blues are set to discuss personal terms with the 22-year-old, who is heading to London for a medical.…

Man United Closing In On £50m Fabinho Deal

By BF Staff | June 10, 2017

If reports in Spanish Publication Marca are to be believed, Manchester United are favourites to land Monaco star Fabinho, after Atletico Madrid’s transfer embargo made them ineligible to sign players until the January transfer window. The Red Devils are believed to be in advanced talks with the Ligue 1 Champions, and are closing in on…

Spain's Thiago Alcantara in action with France's Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Boost For Rivals As Chelsea Fail To Wrap Up Tiemoue Bakayoko Deal

By Vishal Singh | June 7, 2017

Manchester United have been given a renewed hope in their pursuit of AS Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, who is still up for grabs in the summer market. The Red Devils managed to step into the Champions League on the final day of their season, after they beat Ajax 2-0 in the Europa League final. This…

Tiemoue Bakayoko (R) celebrates with teammate Almamy Toure after scoring.

Chelsea Close To Signing Tiemoue Bakayoko From Monaco

By Vishal Singh | June 3, 2017

Chelsea and Monaco are continuing discussions over the proposed £43m transfer of Tiemoue Bakayoko, reports the Daily Mail. Chelsea are confident of finalizing the deal with Monaco, with the French club reportedly asking for Michy Batshuayi or Charly Musonda as part of the deal. United are also very much interested in the 22-year old, but…

AS Monaco's Benjamin Mendy reacts.

Manchester City To Complete £39.8m Benjamin Mendy Deal

By BF Staff | June 3, 2017

According to The Sun in England, Manchester City have reached an agreement in principle with AS Monaco to sign the highly-rated left-back Benjamin Mendy. The two clubs settled on a fee of £39.8 million with additional bonuses to be paid in future for the 22-year-old, and the player is set to earn £100,000-a-week over the…

Monaco's Valere Germain (L) reacts after scoring next to teammate Radamel Falcao.

Monaco’s Radamel Falcao Extends Contract Till 2020

By Vishal Singh | June 2, 2017

Monaco’s striker Radamel Falcao has extended his contract with the club for 2 years, till 2020. After an excellent season under manager Leonardo Jardim, the stellar performances by the striker encouraged an extension of the contract for 2 more years. It was reported that Monaco fended off multiple bids from Chinese club Tianjin Quanjian, playing in…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe during training.

Mbappe Not Afraid To Leave If Game Time Does Not Decrease

By Vishal Singh | June 1, 2017

Kylian Mbappe has put Real Madrid on red alert, and could be set to depart Monaco after admitting that he would not be afraid to make a switch this summer. The teenager fired Monaco into the semi-finals of the Champions League, and a Ligue 1 title, and is now hotly being pursued by Real, among…

Monaco's Fabinho celebrates scoring their second goal.

Man Utd Overtake Man City To Sign Monaco’s Fabinho

By BF Staff | June 1, 2017

Manchester United have apparently moved ahead of their local rivals Manchester City in the race to sign Monaco star Fabinho. Both the Premier League giants are fancied to sign the Brazilian midfielder, with Pep Guardiola’s side considered to be the frontrunners for Fabinho’s signature this summer over rivals Manchester United. However, according to journalist Hesham Bilal-Hafiz, a fan…

Benjamin Mendy arrives to attend a training session.

Benjamin Mendy’s Family Confirms His Manchester City Move

By BF Staff | May 31, 2017

Monaco star Benjamin Mendy has been one of the high priority targets for Pep Guardiola, who is seeking to revamp his squad, and as it seems, the defender’s family has confirmed the player’s switch to Etihad. According to a report from French journalist and TV commentator Romain Collet-Gaudin, Manchester City have secured Mendy’s services, making him…

AS Monaco's Benjamin Mendy reacts.

Manchester City Face ‘Concrete’ Competition For Benjamin Mendy

By BF Staff | May 31, 2017

Manchester City are front runners in getting Benjamin Mendy’s signature, but as it seems, Manchester United’s interest in the Frenchman has taken a new level due to City’s failure in deciding his wages. Mendy was reported to be in, or on his way to Manchester a couple of days ago. However, the 22-year-old himself quickly scrapped…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe-Lottin celebrates scoring their third goal.

Manchester City And Real Madrid War For Mbappe With €130m Bids

By Vishal Singh | May 29, 2017

Manchester City are understood to have made a humongous bid worth €130 million for Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe. Real Madrid have also raised their bid to the same amount, in a desperate attempt to prevent the player from leaving for the Etihad. According to the French media outlet Telefoot (via ​Get French Football), both giants of European football…

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe-Lottin celebrates with Bernardo Silva and Benjamin Mendy.

Benjamin Mendy May Soon Join Bernardo Silva In Manchester

By Vishal Singh | May 27, 2017

After Manchester City recently announced the signing of Monaco starlet Bernardo Silva, they are looking for a move to bring his partner Benjamin Mendy to join the ranks at the Etihad. According to reports from ESPN, Mendy is next in rank in Pep Guardiola’s rebuilding plan for his team. Estimates on the bid for the…

Manchester City's Fernandinho in action with Monaco's Bernardo Silva.

OFFICIAL: Monaco’s Bernardo Silva Joins Manchester City

By Vishal Singh | May 26, 2017

Manchester City have completed the signing of midfielder Bernardo Silva from the French Ligue champions, Monaco. Manchester City’s official website has confirmed that the player will be joining the club from July 1st. Silva flew to the city of Manchester to complete his medical and seal the deal with his signature. According to several reports, the deal is…

Manchester City's Fernandinho in action with Monaco's Bernardo Silva.

Bernardo Silva Arrives In Manchester, Red Or Blue Remains The Question

By BF Staff | May 26, 2017

As rumours related to Monaco midfielder gained momentum in recent weeks, last night they reached levels of no return as Bernardo Silva arrived in Manchester ahead of his proposed move to either team in the city of Manchester. As reported by the Manchester Evening News, the player landed in England to complete a move to the country and…

Monaco's Bernardo Silva reacts.

Monaco To Receive An Offer ‘They Can’t Refuse’ For Bernardo Silva

By Vishal Singh | May 24, 2017

Manchester United are desperate for AS Monaco midfielder Bernardo Silva, and are set to make an offer that ‘Monaco can’t refuse’. The Red Devils have some serious quality in their ranks, but they intend to improve on it in order to compete at the highest level next season. They have been linked with some of…

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