Borussia Dortmund struggling to meet asking price for Man Utd transfer target Jude Bellingham

first_imgAdvertisement Bellingham is eager to join Dortmund (Picture: Getty)Borussia Dortmund’s efforts to land Jude Bellingham have hit a snag as the German side have been unable to meet Birmingham’s asking price, according to reports.Bellingham, 16, has his sights set on joining Dortmund and has even agreed personal terms with the Bundesliga giants.Manchester United were also vying to sign Bellingham, but had appeared to lose out to Dortmund.Birmingham reportedly want as much as £50million for Bellingham having written a release clause in his scholarship contract, but Dortmund are struggling to raise significant funds for the deal.ADVERTISEMENTBild claim an offer of £31.5m will be enough to lure Bellingham away from England, but Dortmund have bid £18m for his services.AdvertisementAdvertisementThe coronavirus pandemic has had a severe effect on clubs across the world and is expected to have a big impact on the summer transfer window.Dortmund must sell to raise further funds and have earmarked some players for departure, including coveted forward Jadon Sancho. Coral BarryThursday 18 Jun 2020 11:31 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.5kShares Comment Bellingham can sign is first pro contract this month (Picture: Getty)Birmingham have several suitors for Bellingham, including Arsenal and Chelsea, but Dortmund are working to drive down the price with the knowledge the midfielder wants to join them.Bellingham’s priority is playing time and Dortmund have a history of developing youngsters into first-team stars.But the news of Dortmund’s offer will be a boost to United, who have pulled out all the stops to try and convince Bellingham to become a Red Devil.United gave Bellingham and his parents a tour of Carrington where he held talks with Sir Alex Ferguson.Bellingham turns 17 at the end of this month when he can sign his first pro contract.MORE: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confident Angel Gomes will sign new contract at Manchester UnitedMORE: Rescheduled Premier League fixtures for Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool confirmedFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Borussia Dortmund struggling to meet asking price for Man Utd transfer target Jude Bellingham Advertisementlast_img read more

Major League Baseball Standings 6-21

first_imgWashington3636.50066½5-5W-219-1317-23 Los Angeles3340.452986-4W-220-2013-20 East Division Colorado (Chacin 5-3) at Washington (Haren 4-8), 12:05 p.m.Houston (B.Norris 5-7) at Chicago Cubs (T.Wood 5-6), 4:05 p.m.Miami (Ja.Turner 1-0) at San Francisco (Zito 4-5), 4:05 p.m.N.Y. Mets (Gee 5-7) at Philadelphia (Pettibone 3-3), 4:05 p.m.Atlanta (Hudson 4-6) at Milwaukee (Undecided), 4:10 p.m.Cincinnati (Leake 7-3) at Arizona (Corbin 9-0), 7:15 p.m.L.A. Dodgers (Greinke 3-2) at San Diego (Volquez 5-5), 7:15 p.m.Texas (M.Perez 0-1) at St. Louis (S.Miller 8-4), 7:15 p.m.Pittsburgh (Liriano 5-3) at L.A. Angels (Vargas 6-4), 10:05 p.m. Boston4431.587––4-6L-223-1521-16 New York3933.5423½1½3-7L-220-1519-18 Chicago2941.41410½10½3-7L-316-1413-27 Milwaukee2942.40817135-5L-116-2013-22 Detroit4031.563––5-5W-124-1216-19 WLPctGBWCGBL10StrHomeAway East Division Minnesota (Pelfrey 3-6) at Cleveland (Carrasco 0-2), 1:05 p.m.Baltimore (Britton 1-1) at Toronto (Jo.Johnson 0-2), 1:07 p.m.Boston (Doubront 4-3) at Detroit (Verlander 8-5), 1:08 p.m.Tampa Bay (Archer 1-3) at N.Y. Yankees (Undecided), 2:05 p.m.Chicago White Sox (Axelrod 3-4) at Kansas City (Shields 2-6), 2:10 p.m.Houston (Lyles 4-1) at Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 4-7), 2:20 p.m.Pittsburgh (Morton 1-1) at L.A. Angels (Blanton 1-10), 3:35 p.m.Oakland (J.Parker 6-6) at Seattle (Bonderman 1-1), 4:10 p.m.Texas (Tepesch 3-6) at St. Louis (Wainwright 10-4), 8:05 p.m. Thursday’s Games St. Louis4726.644––6-4W-222-1325-13 Houston (Keuchel 4-3) at Chicago Cubs (Garza 1-1), 2:20 p.m.Minnesota (Deduno 3-1) at Cleveland (Kazmir 3-4), 7:05 p.m.Tampa Bay (Ro.Hernandez 4-7) at N.Y. Yankees (D.Phelps 4-4), 7:05 p.m.Baltimore (Hammel 7-4) at Toronto (Dickey 6-8), 7:07 p.m.Boston (Lester 6-4) at Detroit (Fister 6-4), 7:08 p.m.Chicago White Sox (H.Santiago 2-5) at Kansas City (Guthrie 7-4), 8:10 p.m.Texas (D.Holland 5-4) at St. Louis (Lyons 2-3), 8:15 p.m.Pittsburgh (Cole 2-0) at L.A. Angels (Weaver 1-3), 10:05 p.m.Oakland (Colon 9-2) at Seattle (Iwakuma 7-2), 10:10 p.m. Texas4132.5621–3-7W-222-1519-17 AMERICAN LEAGUE ___¢ Miami2349.3191919½5-5W-113-2310-26 Tampa Bay3835.521534-6W-221-1617-19 West Division New York2841.40612½135-5W-114-2314-18 Baltimore4231.5751–7-3W-220-1522-16 Cincinnati4430.5953½–6-4L-126-1418-16 Minnesota 8, Chicago White Sox 4Texas 4, Oakland 3Houston 7, Milwaukee 4, 10 inningsTampa Bay 8, N.Y. Yankees 3Detroit 4, Boston 3L.A. Angels 10, Seattle 9 Houston2846.37814½13½6-4W-115-2513-21 NATIONAL LEAGUE Cleveland3635.507446-4W-222-1414-21 Kansas City3436.4865½5½6-4L-217-1617-20 Tampa Bay (Colome 1-0) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 7-5), 1:05 p.m.Baltimore (Mig.Gonzalez 5-2) at Toronto (Wang 1-0), 1:07 p.m.Chicago White Sox (Quintana 3-2) at Kansas City (W.Davis 4-5), 2:10 p.m.Houston (B.Norris 5-7) at Chicago Cubs (T.Wood 5-6), 4:05 p.m.Boston (Webster 0-1) at Detroit (Scherzer 10-0), 7:15 p.m.Minnesota (Walters 2-2) at Cleveland (Kluber 5-4), 7:15 p.m.Texas (M.Perez 0-1) at St. Louis (S.Miller 8-4), 7:15 p.m.Pittsburgh (Liriano 5-3) at L.A. Angels (Vargas 6-4), 10:05 p.m.Oakland (Straily 4-2) at Seattle (Harang 3-7), 10:10 p.m. Seattle3242.43210½9½5-5L-218-1714-25 Colorado3737.50036½3-7L-423-1714-20 Los Angeles3041.4238½123-7L-119-2011-21 Atlanta4331.581––4-6L-125-1118-20 AMERICAN LEAGUE Sunday’s Games Wednesday’s Games Pittsburgh Pirates’ Pedro Alvarez hits a double off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Tony Cingrani with the bases loaded to drive in three runs in the 7th inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Cincinnati. Alvarez also hit a solo home run and rbi single to drive in all the Pirates runs in the game won by Pittsburgh 5-3. (AP Photo/Al Behrman) Chicago2942.40817134-6L-215-2114-21 Pittsburgh4330.5894–6-4W-125-1318-17 Saturday’s Games Arizona3933.542––4-6W-219-1520-18 Sunday’s Games WLPctGBWCGBL10StrHomeAway WLPctGBWCGBL10StrHomeAway Central Division West Division Minnesota3336.478666-4W-319-1714-19 Central Division Oakland4332.573––5-5L-222-1221-20 Friday’s Games N.Y. Yankees 6, L.A. Dodgers 4, 1st gameBaltimore 13, Detroit 3Cleveland 6, Kansas City 3L.A. Dodgers 6, N.Y. Yankees 0, 2nd gameToronto 5, Colorado 2Tampa Bay 6, Boston 2Texas 9, Oakland 4Minnesota 7, Chicago White Sox 4Milwaukee 3, Houston 1L.A. Angels 1, Seattle 0 Colorado (J.De La Rosa 7-4) at Washington (Detwiler 2-5), 1:35 p.m.N.Y. Mets (Harvey 6-1) at Philadelphia (Lannan 0-1), 1:35 p.m.Atlanta (Maholm 7-6) at Milwaukee (Figaro 1-1), 2:10 p.m.Houston (Lyles 4-1) at Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 4-7), 2:20 p.m.Pittsburgh (Morton 1-1) at L.A. Angels (Blanton 1-10), 3:35 p.m.Miami (Eovaldi 0-0) at San Francisco (M.Cain 5-3), 4:05 p.m.Cincinnati (Latos 6-1) at Arizona (Delgado 0-0), 4:10 p.m.L.A. Dodgers (Undecided) at San Diego (Cashner 5-3), 4:10 p.m.Texas (Tepesch 3-6) at St. Louis (Wainwright 10-4), 8:05 p.m. WLPctGBWCGBL10StrHomeAway WLPctGBWCGBL10StrHomeAway Philadelphia3538.4797½84-6L-118-1617-22 San Francisco3735.51425½4-6L-123-1314-22 ___¢ WLPctGBWCGBL10StrHomeAway San Diego3736.5072½68-2W-123-1414-22 Toronto3536.493758-2W-819-1716-19last_img read more