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Dortmund close in on Mkhitaryan - Transfers LIVE
Borussia Dortmund have edged ahead of Liverpool to sign Henrik Mkhitaryan from Shakhtar Donetsk. Follow the latest transfer news as it happens right here on our LIVE page. Send us your thoughts on Facebook & Twitter.

23:26 IST


That's it for today folks! Join us tomorrow for more rumours and official news in this exciting transfer window.

22:47 IST


Free agent Roque Santa Cruz is hoping to secure a permanent move to Serie A side Bologna.

"I like their offer and the economic aspect is not essential for me. I'm more interested in the way of life for me and my family, and Bologna is a beautiful city," the Paraguay international told Corriere dello Sport.

22:25 IST


BREAKING NEWS: Antonio Cassano joins Parma

21:58 IST



Swansea City have completed the signing of Jonjo Shelvey from Liverpool for £5 million, penning a four-year deal.

Shelvey wrote on Twitter: "Just wanna say thank you to every one of the Liverpool fans for there support! They were first class. And will be truly missed..

"Will miss the city very much.. And the club! Owe a lot to everyone there! Thank you. Time to start a new chapter in life in Wales. Thank you."

Shelvey becomes Michael Laudrup's fifth summer signing following the return of Jonathan de Guzman on loan from Villarreal and the permanent arrivals of Jordi Amat, Jose Canas and Alejandro Pozuelo.

21:24 IST


Newcastle defender Mathieu Debuchy has pledged his immediate future to the Magpies despite reports linking him with a return to France this summer.

“I don't know about the rumours saying I have been contacted by PSG or Monaco. I feel good In Newcastle. I want to stay In England. I love the Premier League," he told the Newcastle Chronicle.

19:55 IST


German wonderkid Leon Goretzka has revealed he could have joined Borussia Dortmund, but preferred a move to Schalke.
"Borussia Dortmund also wanted to sign me, but Schalke were the more appealing option," Goretzka said at a press conference."
One would say he made the right move, would have fallen been behind Gundogan, Bender and Sahin in the pecking order.
What are your views on this ?

19:45 IST


Lyon midfielder Clement Grenier admits he is flattered by Arsenal's interest in him.
“I know Lyon have refused an offer from Arsenal,” he told Le Parisien. “Of course it's flattering that clubs are interested in me.”
Where would he fit in at Arsenal ?

19:00 IST


Massimo Ambrosini's agent has claimed that his client will imminently sign a one-year contract with Fiorentina.
“We’re in the final stretch, I do not know what day exactly, but during the week we should close the deal,” Ambrosini's representative, Moreno Roggi, told Violanews.com.
Right move for the former AC Milan captain ?

18:40 IST


Pier Silvio Berlusconi has welcomed AC Milan's decision to hold onto Stephan El Shaarawy but believes that the forward must "prove" his worth.
"As a fan, I'm glad he is staying with us," he told reporters. "He is already a champion, despite his age. But he still has to a lot to prove, so I expect the highest commitment from him next season."

18:20 IST


Isco has claimed Real Madrid represents the pinnacle of any player's career after completing his move to the Santiago Bernabeu.
"For a player there is nothing greater than being at Real Madrid; it is the ultimate. I hope to enjoy it a lot here, and delight everyone, winning many titles for Real Madrid."
Do you think the youngster made a right decision by joining Real ?

18:00 IST


New PSG boss Laurent Blanc says he "loves" Edinson Cavani and revealed that the club are interested in the Napoli striker.
He told reporters: "I love Cavani, yes we are interested.
Cavani has been a subject of rife speculation, and another club has shown interest in buying him with Chelsea previously linked.
Who will land him eventually ?

17:45 IST


Cristiano Ronaldo admits he misses Manchester United and English football but insists he is happy with life at Real Madrid.
"For me, it was one of the best years in my career when I was there in Manchester United. Everyone knows that it is a club that is still in my heart and I really, really miss."
A return on the cards for the former hero ?

17:30 IST


Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has insisted that his club must spend money on new players this summer if they are to remain competitive next season.
"Real Madrid bought Isco for €30m and Barcelona have already bought Neymar," the former midfielder is quoted as saying by Marca.
Will they make up for the loss of Falcao with a marquee signing ? Share with us.

17:00 IST


Wayne Rooney's future is up for debate at the moment but Petr Cech says he could see the striker in a Chelsea shirt. With the Cavani trail starting to go cold, would rooney be a good alternative for Chelsea? What do United fans think about that?

16:25 IST


ESPN reports that Manchester United are close to securing a deal for Barcelona midfielder Thiago Alcantara after the club agreed to a buy out clause that will allow him to leave if he doesn't play enough games.

This particular transfer saga is looking up for United and seems to be nearing its conclusion. What a signing it would be!

16:05 IST


Arsenal fans are already pretty frustrated with the Higuain transfer saga but things aren't looking up at the moment. Arsenal's bid to sign the striker has stalled as they struggle to agree a fee with Real Madrid.

15:45 IST


Younes Belhanda is remaining tight-lipped over reports he suffered cold-feet after signing for Dynamo Kiev - but confirmed he will represent the club next season.

"I will not comment on rumours which appeared in the French press. I can only say that I'm a Dynamo player and will represent the colours of the club in the coming years"

Read the full story here.

15:30 IST


Meanwhile, Goal understands that Cavani has his heart set on Chelsea.

"Although Edinson loves Real Madrid, he feels that his style would fit the Premier League much better, and Chelsea are the only chance he has of playing there," a source close to the player revealed to Goal.

15:15 IST


Last night, Mario Gomez's agent claimed that Fiorentina in on the verge of signing the striker.

Given that Stefan Jovetic's future is still up in the air, do you think it's a good move? Of course it gives the club security but if Jovetic doesn't leave, Gomez would find himself on the bench right?

15:00 IST


Hey guys, transfer season is warming up and we've had some deals completed over the last couple of days but plenty more to come for sure. So stick around with me, Brendon Netto as I take you through the latest news for the next couple of hours!