Rumor: According to multiple Spanish reports, New England Revolution are currently interested in 26-year-old Spanish Attacking Midfielder Charles Gil who has previously played for Valencia, Elche, Aston Villa, and most recently plays for Deportivo La Coruña in the Spanish second division.
Rumor: According to reports coming out of Quebec, Yaya Sanogo has been a target for Montreal Impact for a while now. Sanogo has previously played for Auxerre, Arsenal, Crystal Palace, Ajax, Charleton Athletic, and most recently Toulouse. The 25-year-old striker would most likely have to fight for a starting spot with Montreal’s new striker Urruti.
Rumor: I have yet to confirm with my source but, according to reports Uruguayan center back Diego Polenta is set to sign with the LA Galaxy! Everything is arranged for him to travel to Los Angeles on January 19 so he can officially sign with the team. He will start training with the team on January 21
Rumor: According to multiple reports coming out of the UK. 28-year-old Scottish winger, Gary Mackay-Steven could potentially be joining NYCFC for the upcoming 2019 season. The Scottish winger currently plays for Aberdeen after recently playing for Celtic from 2015-2017. He has 2 appearances with the Scottish national team.
Rumor: According to reports coming out of Austria, NYCFC & Vancouver Whitecaps are currently rumored to be interested in Brazilian winger Lucas Venuto. Although only my source from NYCFC was able to confirm the rumor, my source from Vancouver is yet to confirm. The 23-year-old Brazilian has played for Red Bull Brasil, Liefering, Grödig, and most recently Austria Wien.
Rumor: According to Sky Sports Football, MLS sides DC United and Vancouver Whitecaps are keen on Sheffield Wednesday striker Gary Hooper. I recently asked my source from DC, and he has yet to confirm the rumor to me. If Gary Hooper joins DC United, he will most likely be DC United’s backup. If he joins Vancouver Whitecaps, he will most likely be Kamara’s replacement.
Rumor: According to multiple Italian reports, Miguel Veloso could potentially join the MLS for the upcoming 2019 season. The 32-year-old, who currently plays for Genoa in Italy's Serie A, is leaning towards moving to MLS after rejecting an offer from Italian side Frosinone, according to Football Italia. Veloso began his career in Portugal with Sporting CP, making 147 appearances for the club, adding 13 goals and 13 assists. He then moved to Genoa for two seasons before signing for Russian side Dynamo Kyiv in 2012. He spent four years in Kiev until he returned to Genoa in 2016. He has made eight appearances for the club this season.
Rumor: An unnamed MLS club has submitted a "lucrative" offer for Augsburg goalkeeper Andreas Luthe, according to German reports. Luthe, 31, joined Augsburg ahead of the 2016-17 season after years with VfL Bochum, most of his appearances coming in the 2.Bundesliga. This season, Luthe has made 13 appearances in the Bundesliga with Augsburg as the club sit in 15th place in the 18-team first division.
Rumor: According to multiple Portuguese reports, Vancouver Whitecaps currently are targeting FC Porto B player Rui Costa. The 22-year-old Portuguese forward has also recently followed both Whitecaps and MLS on Instagram.