John Obi Mikel
FCA rounds up all the latest transfer rumors and gossip in Asia football.
Beijing Gouan closing in on Seydou Doumbia
Beijing Gouan are closing in on Roma striker Seydou Doumbia. They have offered the Italian club a loan deal with buy-out option at €14m.
Luiz Felipe Scolari wants Lima at Guangzhou
Guangzhou Evergrande boss Luiz Felipe Scolari is lining up a move for Benfica striker Lima. Lima won Benfica two Portuguese championship titles and one League Cup since joining the Lisbon based club in 2012.
Al-Ahli keen on Demba Ba
UAE club Al-Ahli have increased their bid to $17m on Besiktas striker Demba Ba. This ultimate offer is about to beat Shanghai Shenhua’s interest of signing the Senegalese attacker.
John Obi Mikel joins Al Ain
Nigerian midfielder John Obi Mikel has agreed personal terms with Al Ain. The Chelsea player will join the UAE side right after the transfer window opens with an undisclosed fee.
Al Sailiya complete Dragos Grigore signing
Al Sailiya have agreed to sign Dragos Grigore on a one-year contract from Toulouse. The Qatari club have beaten two other compatriot teams to the deal with the Romanian defender is in-need for a new challenge.
Al Ittihad part away with Victor Piturca
Romanian coach Victor Piturca has been sacked at Al Ittihad as the club announced their decision on Wednesday. The board has sent a message over their divergence on transfer to declare their reason behind the decision.