Juve plot swoop for Chelsea’s Kante and Palmieri as well as Spurs star Eriksen

first_imgJUVENTUS boss Maurizio Sarri is ready to return to London for a three-player raid on Chelsea and Spurs.Ilbianconero claims Sarri is keen on poaching N’Golo Kante and Emerson Palmieri from old side Chelsea.5 Maurizio Sarri wants a reunion with N’Golo Kante at JuventusCredit: ReutersBut the Europa League winner has no plans to slow down, with Le10Sport claiming Tottenham contract rebel Christian Eriksen has been lined up for a free transfer to Turin at the end of the season.Sarri has made a fine start at new club Juventus, winning six games and drawing once to sit top of Serie A.However, Juve have scored less than Atalanta and Napoli, while conceding more than Inter Milan.And Sarri is determined to add more players to his squad to make sure there’s no chance of Juve losing their title any time soon.5It’s said that French World Cup winner Kante, 28, is high on Sarri’s shopping list after starring under the Italian last season.Sarri transformed Kante from a defensive midfielder into a complete all-rounder, and the pair could be set for a reunion at the end of the campaign.He is also keen on Chelsea teammate Emerson too, who he thrust into the side ahead of Marcos Alonso at the beginning of 2019.Emerson, 25, helped Sarri secure his first trophy in football by starring in the 4-1 Europa League final victory over Arsenal in May.And the Italy international would be ideal competition for Juve’s current left-back Alex Sandro, who is prone to injuries.5Sarri would also like a world-class playmaker to spearhead his new-look midfield diamond.Eriksen, 27, is available on a free transfer next summer after refusing to talks terms with Tottenham.And Juve will look to open negotiations in January, despite reported interest from Real Madrid.The Italians are even prepared to sweeten the deal by offering flop Adrien Rabiot to Spurs in exchange for the Dane’s coveted signature.Chelsea have no intention of selling either Kante or Emerson, but Frank Lampard is sure to be disturbed by comments from Jorginho’s agent claiming the midfielder is open to a Serie A return.Latest Chelsea newsLive Blogblues newsChelsea news LIVE – Latest updates from Stamford BridgeGossipGOING DUTCHChelsea ‘to grab Mbuyamba on free deal’ with defender set to leave BarcelonaCOURT ORDERKante ‘ordered to appear in court’ in £3.4m legal battle with former agentBRIDGE OF SIGHSChelsea stars ‘bored’ and Hazard suffered under Sarri, says ex-No2 ZolaGossipBERN IT UPMan Utd, Arsenal and Chelsea on alert after Bernardeschi reveals Prem plansLive BlogBLUES NEWSChelsea news LIVE: Latest updates and transfer gossip from Stamford BridgeOn the other hand, Spurs concede they have no chance of keeping Eriksen and are ready to cash in as they look to fund a £65million move for Sporting Lisbon’s Bruno Fernandes.Juventus may have to shift some players to make room for new faces, with Mario Mandzukic reportedly verbally agreeing to join Manchester United for £10m in January.But the Croatian could be replaced by Uruguay international Edinson Cavani, who will leave Paris Saint-Germain along with captain Thiago Silva on a free transfer next summer.5 Sarri also wants to return to Chelsea for left-back Emerson PalmieriCredit: AP:Associated Press5 Juve are looking to land Christian Eriksen on a free transfer from SpursCredit: AFPChelsea ‘alarmed’ at Ethan Ampadu’s lack of game time and could recall midfielder from RB Leipzig loanlast_img read more

New Home Sales Tumble in June May Sales Sharply Revised

first_img Share Commerce Department National Association of Home Builders New Home Sales 2014-07-24 Tory Barringer The second quarter closed out with a sizable drop in new home sales, even as prior gains were revised downward.The Commerce Department reported on Thursday that sales of new homes in June were at an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of 406,000, reflecting a decline of 8.1 percent from May.May’s sales rate, originally reported at 504,000, was revised down to 442,000, erasing much of the 18.6 percent gain that had been recorded previously.Economists surveyed by Econoday had predicted a slide in new home sales to an annual rate of 475,000. Based on its own application survey, the Mortgage Bankers Association had forecast a sales pace of 386,000, an increase from its unrevised estimate of 374,000 sales in May.June’s decline represents yet another setback in the housing recovery, which has stalled on the sales front for most of the year.The Commerce Department’s report shows sales slipped in all regions, with the Northeast seeing the biggest percentage decline at 20.0 percent (to a rate of 24,000). In terms of sheer sales volume, the South posted the steepest drop, with sales falling from 231,000 to 209,000 (a 9.5 percent decline).Elsewhere, the Midwest recorded an 8.2 percent monthly drop to an estimated sales rate of 67,000, while the West reported a 1.9 percent decrease to a rate of 106,000.The median sales price of new homes sold in June was $273,500, while the average price was $331,400, the government reported. July 24, 2014 455 Views center_img in Daily Dose, Data, Featured, Headlines, News New Home Sales Tumble in June; May Sales Sharply Revisedlast_img read more