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Scouting Spotlight: Matthias Ginter, Lucas Alario, Pablo Sarabia

Matthias Ginter
Matthias Ginter is developing well at Borussia Monchengladbach.

Scouting Spotlight looks at Matthias Ginter, who has a fan in Jurgen Klopp, as well as rising stars Lucas Alario and Pablo Sarabia ...

Matthias Ginter -- Borussia Monchengladbach

Ginter joined Borussia Dortmund from Freiburg in July 2014 after travelling to Brazil as the youngest member of Germany's World Cup-winning squad. He started 56 Bundesliga games in three seasons at the Westfalenstadion, moving to Borussia Monchengladbach in the summer after stating: "The chance to be an important player...

Bayer Leverkusen say FIFA cleared Lucas Alario to play for club

Lucas Alario celebrates after scoring the opening goal during a match between River Plate and San Martin.
Lucas Alario was denied clearance to join Bayer Lverkusen by the AFA.

LEVERKUSEN, Germany -- Bayer Leverkusen say they have been cleared to play Argentine striker Lucas Alario by FIFA.

The Bundesliga club said in a statement on Thursday: "FIFA ruled ... that the denial of playing rights for the Argentina national team player by his former club River Plate and the Argentine soccer association [AFA] was not valid. So nothing remains in the way of the forward's appearance for Leverkusen."

The AFA previously refused clearance for the 24-year-old Alario to join from River...

 By PA Sport

Bayer Leverkusen ask FIFA to approve Lucas Alario deal after AFA block

Lucas Alario celebrates after scoring the opening goal during a match between River Plate and San Martin.
Lucas Alario had his move to Bayer Leverkusen blocked by the AFA.

Bayer Leverkusen have asked FIFA to approve the signing of River Plate striker Lucas Alario after the Argentine Football Association blocked the move.

Leverkusen announced the signing of the 24-year-old forward last month after meeting the Argentina international's release clause from River Plate.

But the AFA has refused to sanction the deal, prompting Leverkusen to ask the world governing body to intervene.

"The Argentinian Football Association [AFA] has refused the release of the player Lucas...

Paris Saint-Germain play down talk over Mamadou Sakho, Lucas Alario

Paris Saint-Germain chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi has played down speculation that the French champions could move for River Plate's Lucas Alario and Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho in the January transfer window.

PSG's director of football Patrick Kluivert is currently looking for a striker to play backup to in-form Edinson Cavani and Alario was reported to be the lead candidate.

However, speaking with Infosport+ after PSG's 3-0 friendly win over Club Africain in Tunisia on Wednesday, Al-Khelaifi...

Paris Saint-Germain's Patrick Kluivert 'loves' striker Lucas Alario - agent

Lucas Alario has been strongly linked with Paris Saint-Germain.

The agent of River Plate's Lucas Alario has again said Paris Saint-Germain director of football Patrick Kluivert is a big admirer of the striker.

Earlier this month, River Plate sporting director Enzo Francescoli said he was waiting for a club to meet the release clause fee to sign Alario, who has been strongly linked with PSG.

Aldave recently confirmed that the French champions are "following" the 24-year-old, who has an €18 million release clause. They are reported to have tabled an €11m...

Lucas Alario agent has talked to Paris Saint-Germain's Patrick Kluivert

Lucas Alario has an €18 million release clause in his contract.

The agent of River Plate striker Lucas Alario has said he has had conversations with Paris Saint-Germain director of football Patrick Kluivert about the French champions' interest in the player.

PSG are in the market for a new attacker to provide backup for in-form Edinson Cavani and have been strongly linked with Alario.

The player's representative, Pedro Aldave, told Radio Continental in Argentina that the 24-year-old wants to move to Europe and has turned down offers from China and the MLS.

"I...