Report: According to multiple reports, Orlando City SC is currently finalizing a deal with Portuguese international Luis Nani. I will be asking my personal inside sources to confirm the negotiations. This deal will be making Luis Nani a DP player for Orlando City SC. Luis Nani has been rumored to join the club in the past but nothing ever happened. Most recently, Luis Nani starting following multiple MLS accounts on social media and hinting a deal with the MLS club. The Portuguese 32-year-old veteran is very well known for being a previous star at Manchester United a couple years ago. Nani, 32, has seven goals in 16 league appearances for Sporting this season. He has featured 129 times for the club, but made his name at Manchester United, where he had 40 goals and 73 assists in 230 matches. Nani also featured for Fenerbahce, Lazio and Valencia in recent years.
Rumor: According to multiple reports coming out of Romania, Chicago Fire are currently interested in Romanian midfielder/defender Dragos Nedelcu. The 21-year-old Romanian currently plays for Romanian club Fotbal Club Steaua București. He currently has two appearances with the Romanian national team.
Rumor: According to multiple reports, LA Galaxy are currently interested in Costa Rican defender Giancarlo González. The 31-year-old currently plays for Bologna, he has previously played for Columbus Crew in 2014 so he does have experience within in the MLS. González will most likely be purchased using Targeted Allocation Money.
Breaking: Here to confirm that Portland Timber DID submit a $10 million bid for the 29-year-old Chilean striker Eduardo Vargas. An inside source has confirmed that Portland Timbers are still in negotiations to bring Vargas to the club for the upcoming season as a DP. Even though Gignac has confirmed that Vargas will now be leaving the team, my inside source confirms that Portland Timbers are still in negotiations to bring him in. Vargas currently plays for Tigres UANL in the Liga MX. He has previously played for Universidad de Chile, Napoli, Grêmio, Valencia, QPR, 1899 Hoffenheim, & currently with Tigres UANL. He has made a total of 82 appearances for the Chilean national team and scoring 35 goals on an international level.
Rumor: According to an inside source, DC United will be signing Quincy Amarikwa to join the team as the second striker alongside Wayne Rooney. Quincy Amarikwa is also a proud partner of MLSFanbase. Quincy is currently a free agent who previously played for Montreal Impact. The 31-year-old American forward has previously played for SJ Earthquakes, Colorado Rapids, Toronto FC, Chicago Fire, and Montreal impact. He has also won the MLS cup with the Colorado Rapids.
Rumor: According to an inside source, Toronto FC currently have Alejandro Pozuelo as a potential target for a DP contract. Toronto FC have been looking for a Victor Vazquez & Sebastian Giovinco replacement ever since they left the club. The Spanish 27-year-old has previously played for Real Betis, Swansea City, Rayo Vallecano, and most recently Genk.
Rumor: According to Championat, 22-year-old Venezuelan striker Andres Ponce is currently being targeted by Orlando City SC. Orlando City has already submitted a $300,000 bid for the Venezuelan striker. Ponce has previously played for Deportivo Táchira, Llaneros de Guanare, Sampdoria, Olhanense, Lugano, Livorno, FeralpiSalò, and currently plays for Anzhi Makhachkala in the Russian league.
Report: Confirming that an inside source has told me that current San Lorenzo Attacking Midfielder Nahuel Barrios is being offered to multiple MLS clubs within the league and is hoping to find a destination in MLS. Nahuel Barrios is a current attacking midfielder for San Lorenzo in the Argentine league and currently has interest in joining MLS as he is currently being offered to multiple clubs within the league. The 20-year-old Argentine has played for San Lorenzo all of his professional career and making minimum 20 appearances for the club.
Report: According to an inside source, current San Lorenzo Left-Back Gabriel Rojas is currently being offered to multiple clubs within MLS as he is also interested in joining MLS. My inside source has confirmed that he was offered to Philadelphia Union but the move failed as Philadelphia decided to go after a cheaper option and signing German player Kai Wagner from the third division in Germany. The 21-year-old Argentine has played for San Lorenzo all of his career making up to 29 appearances for the club and making 2 appearances for the Argentina U20 national team.
Rumor: According to multiple reports, former Arsenal goalkeeper Vito Mannone is set to join Minnesota United. I will confirm the rumor in the upcoming hours or possibly days on my Twitter. The 30-year-old Italian goalkeeper has been a goalkeeper for Arsenal, Barnsley, Hull City, Sunderland, and currently a goalkeeper for Reading in the Championship. Mannone has made 7 appearances for the Italian U21 national team.