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Spurs in contract talks with Bale - Transfers LIVE
Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas has revealed that the club are in "ongoing talks" with Gareth Bale over a new contract. Follow the latest transfer news as it happens right here on our LIVE page. Send us your thoughts on Facebook & Twitter.

23:50 IST

26/07/13

Schalke sporting director Horst Heldt says it is not beyond the realms of possibility that star Julian Draxler will opt to remain at the club beyond next summer.

The 19-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea during the off-season.Read More

23:30 IST

26/07/13

EXCLUSIVE: Barcelona have stepped up their defender search by making a £25 million move for Chelsea’s David Luiz, Goal understands.

And you heard this news first at Goal.

23:00 IST

26/07/13

Javier Mascherano has played down Gerardo Martino's lack of experience in European football after his appointment as Barcelona coach.

The 50-year-old was unveiled to the Spanish media for the first time on Friday having being named Tito Vilanova's successor earlier this week.
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22:30 IST

26/07/13

IT IS DONE: Cardiff City have completed the signing of Derby County's John Brayford on a four-year deal. Welcome to EPL, John.

22:10 IST

26/07/13

Napoli confirm Martinez interest

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has suggested Porto striker Jackson Martinez could follow Gonzalo Higuain to Stadio San Paolo this summer.

21:30 IST

26/07/13

Olympique Lyonnais striker Bafetimbi Gomis has failed to attend a meeting over his future with the club's president Jean-Michel Aulas.

The 27-year-old has been targeted by Newcastle United, who have been urged by their manager Alan Pardew to complete a transfer for the France international this summer.Read More

20:50 IST

26/07/13

Napoli confirm Martinez interest


Aurelio De Laurentiis has hinted the club could well be tempted to move for the Porto star and has hit out at the agent of Marco Verratti

20:26 IST

26/07/13

Ba vows to fight for Chelsea place

The 28-year-old, who joined the west London club in January from Newcastle, does not fear competition for places and is eager to prove his worth to boss Jose Mourinho
 

20:00 IST

26/07/13

Roma have signed goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis from Napoli for a fee of €500,000.

A statement on Roma's website read: "AS Roma can announce we have agreed with Napoli for the definitive acquisition of the rights to the player Morgan De Sanctis for €0.5 million.

 "The footballer signed a contract of employment lasting two years, with effect from the date hereof [July 25] and expiring on 30 June 2015."

19:40 IST

26/07/13

A Fabregas update for United fans

Barcelona vice-president Josep Maria Bartomeu has declared that Manchester United target Cesc Fabregas is not for sale at any price.

"United's interest for Cesc Fabregas is obvious, he's a great player but it does not bother us," Bartomeu told reporters. "It does not matter what they offer us, we are not selling him."

Another twist as the saga rumbles on. Your views on this ?

19:25 IST

26/07/13

Some interesting transfer update by newly-appointed Barcelona boss Gerardo Martino

According to him, the club has not yet decided whether the club should sign a defender this summer or not.

Speaking to reporters at a press conference, he said: "I have only spoken to [Carles] Puyol this morning, but haven't even had a training session with the players yet so it's much too early to draw any conclusions about the needs of the team."

With Barcelona needing a defender desperately, what do you make of the quotes by 'Tata' ? Share with us.

19:10 IST

26/07/13

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has hinted at more City signings.

“The club has spent money in important places,” he told reporters.

“We have the players that we need here, but we will see what happens in July and August.”

Do you think they need more players with Fernandinho, Navas and Negredo already being snapped up ?

18:40 IST

26/07/13

OFFICIAL : Norwich have signed Celtic striker Gary Hooper for an undisclosed fee.

"There's been a lot of speculation going back to January and I'm pleased to have finally put pen to paper and joined Norwich," the forward told the club's official website.

18:15 IST

26/07/13

Some interesting comments by Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre 

He has confirmed that the club have rejected two separate offers from Arsenal for striker Luis Suarez.

Speaking at a press conference in Bangkok, Ayre declared: "It's never been our intention to sell Luis. We've received two separate offers from Arsenal and rejected both."

With Arsenal losing out on Higuain, will they finally land Suarez ? 

18:00 IST

26/07/13

Tottenham midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson hopes that Gareth Bale stays at White Hart Lane, where his presence would attract more big names to the club.

"He is important from that point of view. Good players want to play with other big players," Sigurdsson told the press. "It's a big club and hopefully he'll stay and we'll bring in a few other good players.

Do you think Bale will stay ? 

17:35 IST

26/07/13

Sevilla president Jose Maria del Nido has hit out at Paris Saint-Germain, claiming his club were "mistreated" in the transfer of Kevin Gameiro.

"We were mistreated by PSG and that's an understatement," Del Nido said at a press conference.

"We had agreed that we would pay €3 million right now, then €2.5m next year and €2m in 2015. But then in the end they all of a sudden demanded we paid the entire sum right away.

17:15 IST

26/07/13

Tottenham have confirmed the signing of Nacer Chadli after the winger agreed personal terms and successfully completed a medical.

A statement on Tottenham's official website read: "The Belgium international is expected to be available for the first time when we travel to Monaco for our pre-season fixture on Saturday, August 3."

16:45 IST

26/07/13

Bayer Leverkusen have successfully concluded contract talks with Stefan Kiessling, with the striker signing a new deal until the summer of 2017.

The 29-year-old's previous deal with Leverkusen ran until June 2015, but the Bundesliga side were keen to reward him for his fine performances last term with a new and improved contract.

16:20 IST

26/07/13

 Bernard will be sold if a €25m bid arrives, says Atletico Mineiro director Eduardo Maluf.

"The president [Alexandre Kalil] has already made very clear, if an offer of €25 million [£22m] arrives, he is going to sell and we will buy another player," Maluf told Radio Globo

15:50 IST

26/07/13

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