Contacts between Mauro Icardi’s entourage & Max Allegri

Our colleagues at Foot Mercato report that contacts have been initiated between Argentinian striker Mauro Icardi’s entourage and Juventus manager Max Allegri in recent hours.

PSG are seeing to offload Icardi this summer as they seek to raise money through player sales and the Argentinian is interested in a move to Turin.

The 28-year-old knows that he is unlikely to guarantee himself a starting spot in the French capital this coming season, but the challenges over a deal pertain to the fact that Juventus are cash-poor owing to the pandemic, with Les Parisiens favouring a sale.

However, everyone has accepted that in this COVID-19-impacted transfer window, everyone has to think a little more creatively…