Done Deal: Monaco signs Russia midfielder Golovin on a 5-year-deal.
“I’m here, I’m very happy in this group and I’m working well,” Pjanic Juventus playmaker Miralem Pjanic has dealt with transfer rumors before, and this summer is no different. Despite links to teams such as Manchester United, Manchester City, and Barcelona, the 28-year-old Bosnian international is purely focused on his work in Turin.
Gonzalo Higuain transfer: ‘Chelsea and Juventus to hold talks’ over a double swoop for striker and Daniele Rugani,
Chelsea accepts €75millions for Willian from Man Utd. Chelsea buying Leon bailey £47million and Bernard for free.
Mourinho is interested in Leicester City star Harry Maguire but sources insist Alderweireld is still the Red Devils’ top target.
United expect their pursuit of the defender to last until the end of the window, meaning a deadline-day move is possible – but Spurs are keen on taking Anthony Martial in a swap deal.
According to a report, AC Milan are also interested in signing Bernard, but his agent is currently in London for talks with Chelsea,
Brilliant signing for the Toffees. Barcelona defender Lucas Digne has signed for Everton on a 5 year deal for a fee of £12m + 6m in bonuses.
Former Arsenal and France forward Thierry Henry is considering four managerial opportunities after Championship side Aston Villa decided to keep Steve Bruce as boss
Granovskaia will meet Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici Today on the Cote d’Azur, with Chelsea FC planning to offer €90-100m for Higuain & Rugani. That is on the low end of what Juve are looking for, as they want at least €60m for Higuain & around €50m for Rugani
For the first time in 18 years, Real Madrid will start the season without a Ballon d’Or winner in the squad
Madrid is looking to give a contract extension to goalkeeper Keylor Navas. The European Champions have been linked to a move with Thibaut Courtois, but Navas is determined to stay regardless, and new coach Julen Lopetegui wants him at the club. Navas’ current contract runs another two seasons, and this deal would extend that by another year or two, through his age-34 or age-35 seasons.
The Catalan side has been working hard to lure the midfielder to Camp Nou and may have to settle for a transfer next summer, when he will be a free agent. Barcelona will persist in their attempts to sign Adrien Rabiot from Paris Saint-Germain despite the French club’s reluctance to sell, says Mundo Deportivo.
Man United has gone back in for the Inter star after his strong World Cup for Croatia Jose Mourinho wants to sign Inter’s Ivan Perisic before allowing Anthony Martial to leave the club. Martial, who returned to France for the birth of his child, wants to leave the club, though United have set a £70 million ($92m) fee for the forward. Mourinho also wants a replacement and Perisic tops his list, though the Croatia international could end up costing the Red Devils £60m.
Mandzukic rejected the chance to join Borussia Dortmund from Juventus The German side went all out to convince the Croatia star to head to the Bundesliga this summer, but he hopes to continue his career elsewhere after his World Cup heroics.
AC Milan is considering a move for Radamel Falcao, Sky Sports in Italy claims. The Rossoneri are looking to strengthen in the striker position and have shown an interest in Gonzalo Higuain and Alvaro Morata, but are keeping the Monaco striker as another, cheaper option.
Chelsea have made England No 1 Jordan Pickford their main transfer target if, as expected, Thibaut Courtois moves to Real Madrid in this window
English defender Luke Shaw, 23, says “it would be easy for me to quit” the club but wants to earn a new contract at Manchester United’s. His current deal expires next summer
Tottenham’s Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld, 29, remains a priority signing for Manchester United but the Londoners want £55m or Anthony Martial included in negotiations.
Liverpool FC have agreed on a 2-year deal with Croatia defender Domagoj Vida but must meet Besiktas’ £22m asking price
Finally, Thomas Lemar has passed his medical at Atlético Madrid ahead of a €60m move from Monaco.