The big UCL players Man United, Chelsea and other Prem clubs will be watching

first_img 9 9 Benjamin Mendy (Monaco) – Both Manchester clubs have been linked with the left-back, who has only been there since 2016 following his transfer from Marseille. It’s a position City manager Pep Guardiola and United boss Jose Mourinho are keen to strengthen. Chelsea have also been linked with the 22-year-old. Isco (Real Madrid) – Tottenham and Liverpool are said to be fans of Isco, Real Madrid’s classy midfielder. His future has been uncertain all season. Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus) – Leonardo Bonucci has done nothing to dampen speculation he will leave Juventus in the summer. He has a contract with Juve until 2021, but recently revealed how much he admires the game in England. Chelsea and Man City have been linked. Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) – As if he wasn’t going to be on this list. The forward, among the best players in the world, has been heavily linked with Man United all season and apparently Griezmann would want £300,000 a week to join. 9 Fabinho (Monaco) – Fabinho is another Monaco player who is very much in demand and it will be difficult to hold onto. Man United have been interested in the past and Barcelona are now linked. His move from right-back to defensive midfield has appeared effortless and he has previously spoken about an attraction to the Premier League. 9 Real Madrid v Atletico Madrid is live on talkSPORT at 19:45 (BST) on Tuesday 2 May, 2017 here.Even though there are no Premier League teams in the Champions League semi-finals, a number of the players involved are still being eyed by England’s bigger sides.Here, talkSPORT looks at a number of them, beginning with Monaco’s 22-year-old midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, who will reportedly cost £35m.Monaco v Juventus is live on talkSPORT at 19:45 (BST) on Wednesday 3 May, 2017 here. Kylian Mbappe (Monaco) – Who doesn’t want Mbappe? The 18-year-old striker is one of the most sought after players in Europe with Man United, Chelsea and Arsenal the Premier League clubs linked with him. At the time of writing, has scored 22 goals in his last 20 games for Monaco in all competitions. Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid) – Oblak has built a reputation as one of the world’s best goalkeepers and it has been suggested the 24-year-old’s representatives have had talks with United about a move. It is thought current Old Trafford no.1 David De Gea will join Real Madrid in the summer. 9 Alvaro Morata (Real Madrid) – A whopping £59m fee has been mentioned in relation to Morata, who is far from a regular starter at the Bernabeu. The Real Madrid striker has been linked with a move to Chelsea, but a lot will depend on the future of Diego Costa. 9 9 Tiemoue Bakayoko (Monaco) – He has formed a formidable partnership with Fabinho in the middle of the pitch and has been linked with a transfer to Chelsea, Man United and PSG as a result. It wasn’t certain whether he would start against Juventus, having broken his nose, but Bakayoko may wear a protective mask in order to feature. 9 9last_img read more