The latest transfer rumours from Inter Milan for 11 August 2011. Inter Milan are said to be ready to allow Samuel Eto'o leave the San Siro and reports in England and Italy claim that Wesley Sneijder is close to joining Manchester United. Reports in the English media claims that Inter Milan could sign Carlos Tevez this summer on a season loan deal with an option to a permanent deal in 2012.
Samuel Eto'o has told Inter Milan that he does not want to sign a new deal with the Italian club and will seek a move this summer.
The Cameroonian striker has is set for a move to Russian league side Anzhi Makhachkala and the Russian club are said to be willing to offer the former Barcelona man £20m a year. In a move that could light up the transfer window the Russian side are said to be ready to enter talks with Inter Milan with Samuel Eto'o interested in one final pay day.
Anzhi are bankrolled by billionaire owner Suleyman Kevimov and he is keen on buying the best talent in Europe. The club sees the acquisition if Eto'o as the tip of the iceberg and will continue to offer Europe's top talent vast sums of money to join the project in Russia.
Wesley Sneijder's one and off move to Manchester United may have taken a new twist after the player said he wants to join the English champions this summer.
Manchester United are said to be ready to move for the player after his recent comments and it is believed that the two clubs have agreed a £33m fee. Sneijder is said to be delighted at the news and has instructed his representatives to meet with Manchester United chief executive David Gill
Asked if he would like to move to Old Trafford in a video interview on a Dutch website, Sneijder said: "Yes, but Manchester United have not made an official approach yet. There have been unofficial talks, there have been contacts, but I have contacts with everybody."
However Sneijder is not ruling out remaining at Inter Milan, though both the player and his club have been clear that an offer of £35m would be too good to turn down. "I am now an Inter player, and chances are that I will still be that come August 31," said Sneijder.
Reports in Italy claim that Inter Milan are preparing a cash offer for Carlos Tevez and will allow Samuel Eto'o to leave the club to fund the deal.
Manchester City has made it clear that they will not budge from their £50m valuation of the Argentine and have told Inter Milan that if they want Tevez they will have to pay for him. However, TalkSport have claimed that Inter Milan will launch a loan deal for Carlos Tevez. The website has claimed the club are now in pole position to sign the player and reports in Italy suggest they have opened talks for a season loan deal.
Kenyan international McDonald Mariga is on the verge of joining Spanish La Liga side Real Sociedad from Inter Milan.
Spanish sports newspaper Mundo Deportivo said on Wednesday that the Spanish club were ready to offer Inter Milan around £3m for the midfielder. The report also indicates that Mariga, through his agent Federico Pastorello, have been in talks with Sociedad and a deal could be reached when Mariga returns to Italy on Thursday after the international friendly between Kenya and Botswana in Gaberone.