Franco di Santo
- Current club: Wigan Athletic
- Date of Birth: 7 April 1989
- Birthplace: Mendoza, Argentina
- Position: Forward, Striker
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Schalke 04 are expected to cash in on the services of Argentine forward Franco Di Santo in the summer.
Borussia Dortmund produced a stern display to beat a resilient Werder Bremen side and go top of the Bundesliga, and maintained their perfect start to the league this season.
Argentina international striker Franco Di Santo has been linked with a move to Swansea. The player was released by Wigan Athletic following their relegation to the Championship last season.
Wigan manager Roberto Martinez is confident that he can persuade star striker Franco di Santo to stay at the club. The forward scored a stunning goal against Fulham at the weekend.
Wigan manager Roberto Martinez and Fulham's Martin Jol both find themselves in worrying positions in the Premier League, and both teams need 3 points in this game as they look to turn poor form around and escape the relegation mire.
Chelsea are tracking young defensive starlet Igor Lichnovsky. The Chilean youngster is very highly rated in his homeland.
Bolton are looking to sign wantaway striker Franco di Santo from Chelsea this summer. Di Santo played on loan at Blackburn last season, and the club decided not to renew the loan.
Sam Allardyce has decided to add depth to his attacking department, and has signed young Croatian, Nikola Kalinic, and Chelsea youngster Franco Di Santo.
Burnley have pulled off the biggest shock of the season after they dumped Chelsea out of the Carling Cup on penalties at Stamford Bridge last night. The loss puts Scolari under pressure after two quick fire losses on home turf.
Chelsea have been linked with a move for young Nancy striker Basile Camerling. Chelsea's French scouts have reportedly decided that Camerling could be a hot prospect in the future and are set to make a £2 million offer for the player.
Franco Di Santo has revealed his joy at finally signing for Chelsea and arriving in England andfeels that he is capable of appearing for the Chelsea first team sooner rather than later.
Chelsea's transfer window signing Franco Di Santo is looking forward to linking up with the likes of Didier Drogba, and to making a big name for himself at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea have signed up and coming prospect Franco di Santo from Audax Italiano for a fee of around £3.4 million. The 6 foot 4 striker opted to join Chelsea ahead of several European giants such as Benfica, Juventus, Bayern Munich and Marseille.