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AVB ready to reinvest Bale cash - Transfers LIVE
Tottenham plan to use a significant percentage of the world record transfer fee offered by Real Madrid for Gareth Bale to recruit four new players, Goal understands. Follow the latest transfer news as it happens right here on our LIVE page. Send us your thoughts on Facebook & Twitter.

23:30 IST

02/08/13

Alejandro Gomez says he snubbed offers from Inter, Fiorentina and Atletico Madrid to join Metalist Kharkiv on a four-year deal.

Gomez. 25, whose career began at Arsenal di Sarandi in Argentina, caught the attention of some of Europe's biggest clubs following an impressive season with Catania. Read More

23:10 IST

02/08/13

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admits that the club's chances of qualifying for the Champions League rest on whether or not Luis Suarez remains at Anfield.

The Reds' top goalscorer is subject to interest from rivals Arsenal, with Goal revealing that the North London club had tabled a bid of £42 million in July. Read More

22:55 IST

02/08/13

Manchester United should not put too much pressure on youngster Wilfried Zaha too early, according to former striker Andy Cole.

The forward arrived at the club from Crystal Palace last January, spending the remainder of the season in the Championship as he helped push the club to victory in their play-off final triumph against Watford. Read More

22:40 IST

02/08/13

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Real Madrid's €115 million pursuit of Tottenham winger Gareth Bale "makes a joke" of Uefa's Financial Fair Play regulations.

The Frenchman has so far been frustrated in his attempts to reinforce his squad this summer, with Napoli outspending the Gunners for Gonzalo Higuain, while Liverpool continue to hold firm over Luis Suarez. Read More

22:10 IST

02/08/13

Stevan Jovetic has revealed that he rejected interest from Serie A champions Juventus in order to join Manchester City.

The Montenegro international moved to the Etihad Stadium from Fiorentina in July for a fee starting at €27 million but the Bianconeri tried their best to stop him from leaving Italy. Read More

21:40 IST

02/08/13

Besiktas make Ronaldinho bid

 Besiktas president Ahmet Nur Cebi has confirmed the club have made an offer for Atletico Mineiro playmaker Ronaldinho.

The former Barcelona forward, who has less than six months remaining on his current deal, has enjoyed a new lease of life in recent months, prompting speculation a return to Europe could be possible for the 33-year-old.

21:24 IST

02/08/13

Sevilla: Kondogbia could still leave


 Sevilla boss Unai Emery has admitted he is unsure if the club can retain the services of Geoffrey Kondogbia beyond this summer.

The 20-year-old, who joined the club from Lens in July 2012, has been repeatedly linked with a move away from the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan throughout the off-season, with Real Madrid and Arsenal among those reportedly keen on the midfielder.

20:50 IST

02/08/13

Newcastle agree fee for Lyon striker Gomis

Newcastle have agreed a fee for Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis, according to the club's president, Jean-Michel Aulas.

"We agreed on Newcastle's offer for an €8m transfer plus €2m in bonuses," Aulas revealed to Le Journal du Dimanche. "The club has come to accept the player's salary claims. Read More

19:25 IST

02/08/13

Sevilla: Kondogbia could still leave


Unai Emery has hinted that the Frenchman's current situation with the Andalusians could still lead to a departure this summer

19:25 IST

02/08/13

'With De Rossi, Roma's midfield is perfect' - Strootman


De Rossi, who has spent his entire career at the club, has recently hinted he was prepared to remain with the Giallorossi despite interest from Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain this summer.

19:02 IST

02/08/13

Chadli: Tottenham were the right club for me

The Belgium international is delighted to be plying his trade in the English top flight, and believes the decision to join Andre Villas-Boas' side is the right one

18:46 IST

02/08/13

While Bale, Suarez and Rooney's transfer sagas might have grabbed all the headlines Aditya Bajaj ponders how Serie A is regaining its lost appeal with some major signings this summer

18:11 IST

02/08/13

Bale likely to join Real Madrid, claims former Tottenham boss Redknapp


The ex-Spurs manager believes that the Welshman has his heart set on swapping White Hart Lane for the Santiago Bernabeu after the Spanish side offered €115 million

17:48 IST

02/08/13

Barcelona not done on transfer market yet, says Rosell

The Liga champions have been remarkably quiet in the transfer market so far, but they are keen to add to their squad before the start of the new season

17:22 IST

02/08/13

Ancelotti dismisses Modric exit talk

The Real Madrid coach says that all of his players are happy at the club, despite speculation linking the Croatian with Tottenham and Manchester United

17:00 IST

02/08/13

This is your host Anselm Noronha saying goodbye for now, but only until Ayush Srivastava takes over the Live Blog in a few minutes, with a photo of Mario Götze who has resumed squad training with Bayern today.

The Germany international, who joined Bayern from Dortmund for €37 million this summer, sustained a muscular problem in BVB's Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid last term and has been out of action since.
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16:53 IST

02/08/13

As promised, our news link for what we told you in a flash earlier - Official: Emre Can leaves Bayern for Leverkusen - The midfielder, 19, was keen to leave the Allianz Arena due to the stiff competition for places at the club and will now continue his career at the BayArena after signing a four-year deal with the Werkself.
 

16:49 IST

02/08/13

Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp says he wants to end the ongoing feud with wantaway striker Robert Lewandowski.

The Poland international has insisted the club have went back on their word and that he also feels "cheated" out of a move to Bayern Munich, who have admitted strong interest in the striker this summer.
 

16:33 IST

02/08/13

In a couple of news flashes related to transfers, Emre Can will sign a contract until 2017 with Bayer Leverkusen but Bayern has the option to buy him back.

Mario Götze has had his first training session with his Bayern mates today morning. The fans around were screaming and exulting about his comeback.

Our links willl follow.

16:26 IST

02/08/13

Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre says the club's position on wantaway forward Luis Suarez has not changed and reiterated the desire to keep him at Anfield.

As exclusively revealed by Goal, the Uruguay international has been the subject of two club record bids from Arsenal, the second of which amounted to £42 million, and is eager to leave Merseyside.