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Latest football news on April 9th (part 2)
1. Weigl looking to leave Dortmund
Julian Weigl wants to leave Borussia Dortmund this sport news summer, according to Bild.
The 23-year-old Germany international joined Dortmund in 2016 after coming through the ranks at 1860 Munich.
But Weigl is one of several stars frustrated with Lucien Favre in the aftermath of Dortmund's loss to Bayern Munich, having made only 17 total appearances this season.
2. Newcastle want West Brom trio
Newcastle United are keen to make permanent Salomon Rondon's loan move from West Brom, but would also like to bring in Albion's Jake Livermore and Kieran Gibbs, according to TEAMtalk.
Magpies duo Dwight Gayle and Jacob Murphy are currently on loan at WBA and Rafa Benitez would be willing to use the pair as a makeweight in any deal for Livermore and Gibbs.
The Championship side have, however, told Newcastle that they will only consider the deal if they fail to clinch promotion back to the Premier League.
3. Kovac given no job guarantee at Bayern
Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac has been told by CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge that there is no such thing as job safety at Germany's biggest club despite the recent 5-0 demolishing of fierce rivals Borussia Dortmund.
Kovac had initially struggled to get the best out of Bayern after taking over in the summer, but recent results have seen them return to the top of the Bundesliga table.
Even if the Bavarians to scoop a seventh successive title, Kovac may still find himself heading for the exit, according to Rummenigge.
4. English quartet interested in Braga's Vianna
A number of English clubs are showing interest in Braga defender Bruno Viana, according to talkSPORT.
The Brazilian centre-back, 24, has impressed in Play Slot Games Online Free the Portuguese league and Leeds United and Leicester City are keeping tabs on him.
Wolves and Watford are also monitoring him.
5. Man Utd monitor DC United's Acosta
Manchester United have scouted Wayne Rooney's DC United team-mate Luciano Acosta, according The Atlantic.
The 24-year-old attacking midfielder was one of MLS’s top performers last season with 10 goals and 15 assists in 33 games.
Paris Saint-Germain have also been linked with the former Boca Juniors player, as have teams from Turkey and the Middle East.
6. Boyata still has Celtic future claims Lennon
Celtic manager Neil Lennon has insisted Dedryck Boyata could remain at the club next summer despite rumours linking him with a summer move to Hertha Berlin.
"I’m not aware of that [agreement with Hertha], Dedryck was at the game today,” said Lennon, as per the Daily Record.
“I wouldn’t be surprised if there is interest in him but we are still hopeful that we can persuade him to stay, which would be great for everyone.”
7. Barca tried to sign Morata in January admits Valverde
Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde has admitted he tried to sign striker Alvaro Morata in January.
The Spanish international joined Atletico Madrid instead, and featured against Barca on Saturday night.
“Here he was supposed to be the second baccarat strategy 2019 striker, a different role than he has with Atletico,” said Valverde.
“Every player must think about what he wants. Sometimes there are just meaningless conversations.”