Zenit St Petersburg

Hulk Transfer Rumours: Latest News on the Zenit Saint Petersburg Star

Daniel EdwardsFeatured ColumnistJanuary 27, 2014

Hulk Transfer Rumours: Latest News on the Zenit Saint Petersburg Star

1 of 3

    Epsilon/Getty Images

    With just a handful of days remaining until the transfer window slams shut, clubs are searching for the player who can inspire them in the second half of the season. Zenit Saint Petersburg star Hulk is certain to figure among the attacking talent linked to Europe's best. 

    The Brazil international earned a lucrative transfer to Russia in 2012, but it has done nothing to quell the rumours over his future. 

    Where will Hulk be plying his trade come Feb. 1? There will be no shortage of interest in the striker as the transfer windows approaches its end. 

A Visit to England

2 of 3

    Ian Walton/Getty Images

    It is no secret that the powerful, burly forward would be perfectly suited to English football. The fact he was flown into the country last week only increased speculation that the Premier League would be his next destination. 

    Alan Wilson of Mirror Football reports that Hulk posted a picture of himself flying into London Luton Airport on Friday.

    The English capital plays host to two clubs reportedly very interested in taking the star onboard before the end of the window in Chelsea and Tottenham. 

Falcao's Replacement?

3 of 3

    Didier Baverel/Getty Images

    However, those Premier League outfits may have competition.

    Cash-rich Monaco, of France's Ligue 1, may need to delve into the transfer market after seeing star forward Radamel Falcao ruled out for the rest of 2013/14. 

    According to L'Equipe (via Jeremiah Tittle of beIN Sports), the Zenit man is a hot candidate to replace the Colombian.

    There has been no official word from Monaco manager Claudio Ranieri; all eyes will be on the principality to see if they make a move. 

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices