Saudi club Al Nassr sign Leicester City star Ahmed Musa on a permanent deal
After struggling to make an impact in Claude Puel’s set-up, the Nigeria international has sought greener pasture in the Saudi Professional League
Al Nassr has announced the signing of Ahmed Musa on a four-year contract from Leicester City.
The Nigeria international joins Morocco international Nordin Amrabat, who moved to the Asian country from Watford this summer, in Jose Daniel Carreno’s team.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has told Inter Milan they can buy Luka Modrić but only for his release clause. Which is €750m [£668m]
Manchester United have been offered the chance to sign Bayern Munich star Jérôme Boateng for £50m
Milan join the race for Kovacic
AC Milan has joined the list of admirers of Mateo Kovacic. The Real Madrid midfielder is in demand this summer, with Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham all credited with an interest, and Milan is now keen to lure him to Italy.
Nzonzi nears Roma move
Sevilla midfielder Steven Nzonzi is closing in on a transfer to Roma. The France international has been linked with Arsenal and Barcelona among others, after helping his country lift the World Cup this summer. But, having already agreed personal terms with Roma, the 29-year-old looks set to join the Serie A side in a €40 million (£36m/$46m) move.
Bayern Munich has rejected a proposal from Manchester United to swap Anthony Martial and Jerome Boateng, claims Bild.
Martial desires a move away from United, while Boateng is rumoured to be on the outs with Bayern. But the Bundesliga champions won’t exchange the centre-back for Martial due to the glut of wingers they already have.
PSG and Everton after Rojo
Paris Saint-Germain and Everton are two of the clubs interested in Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo.
The 28-year-old Argentine is on the market as United look to raise funds to purchase defensive reinforcements this summer. In addition to Everton and PSG, Marseille and Zenit St Petersburg are also interested in Rojo.
Levante reject £27m Bournemouth bid for Lerma
Levante has turned down a bid of £27 million ($35m) from Bournemouth for midfielder Jefferson Lerma.
The Colombia international is the top summer target for the Cherries, who were impressed by his performances at the World Cup.
Levante has told Bournemouth they must bid £30m ($39m) seal a deal for the 23-year-old.
Wolves to land £18m Traore
Wolves are set to break their transfer record to sign Middlesbrough winger Adama Traore for £18 million ($23m).
The 22-year-old starred in the Championship last season, prompting plenty of interest from the Premier League.
Newly promoted Wolves are set to win the race for the former Barcelona man by activating his £18m release clause.
DEAL DONE: Pedro has signed a 1-year contract extension at Chelsea and will now remain at the club until 2020.
DEAL DONE: Gabriel Jesus has signed a new contract at Manchester City until 2023.
DEAL DONE: Newcastle United have completed the signing of Yoshinori Muto from Mainz on a 4-year deal. Fee around £9.5m
West Ham has had a £27m bid for Uruguay striker Maxi Gómez rejected by Celta Vigo. They’re holding out for £35m.
If Ousmane Dembélé leaves Barcelona this transfer window the club is considering using the money to buy Paul Pogba to finish the squad.
The official fee for Leonardo Bonucci to Juventus is said to be £31m. AC Milan paid the same amount for Mattia Caldara.
Stoke have signed Ashley Williams on a season-long loan from Everton.
Ivory Coast winger Wilfried Zaha, 25, has told his team-mates he is ready to leave Crystal Palace and could hand in a transfer request to force through a move to Chelsea.
Sevilla is in advanced negotiations for Croatia international Ante Rebic for €21m.
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling has agreed on a deal with Wolves.