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United re-open Rooney talks with Chelsea - Transfer LIVE
Manchester United have re-opened informal dialogue with Chelsea over the proposed sale of Wayne Rooney - and have also enquired as to the availability of Juan Mata as part of discussions. Follow the latest transfer news as it happens right here on our LIVE page. Send us your thoughts on Facebook & Twitter.

23:26 IST

21/08/13

Lukaku relishing competition at Chelsea

The Belgian spurned the chance to go back on loan to fight for his place at Stamford Bridge, and says he is keen to learn from Fernando Torres and Demba Ba

23:06 IST

21/08/13

Norwich sign Elmander on loan

The Swedish striker has become the latest summer addition to Chris Hughton's squad after joining from Galatasaray

22:30 IST

21/08/13

Montella commits future to Fiorentina

The club insists the coach's contract extension was agreed "a long time ago" despite speculation over his future this summer

22:08 IST

21/08/13

Joining 'legendary' Liverpool is a dream - Cissokho

The French left-back has moved from Valencia on a season-long loan to provide competition for Jose Enrique and hopes to play in as many games as possible at Anfield

21:39 IST

21/08/13

Villas-Boas confirms Willian negotiations


The Tottenham boss revealed his club have held talks over the Brazil international, and also quashed suggestions Gareth Bale has already agreed to join Real Madrid

21:20 IST

21/08/13

Good-bye and good riddance Pablo! Editorial on Osvaldo's transfer to Southampton from Roma 

As Pablo Osvaldo joins the Saints in England, Aditya Bajaj explains as to why the Giallorossi are better off without the Italy international, despite his talent.

21:09 IST

21/08/13

Manchester United defender Wootton signs for Leeds

The young centre-back, who made two appearances in the Champions League last season against CFR Cluj, has agreed a three-year contract with the Elland Road outfit

20:47 IST

21/08/13

Barcelona rebuff Napoli & Inter's Montoya interest


The Spanish full-back has been targeted by the Serie A duo but his agent insists a stay with the Liga champions is almost certain

20:30 IST

21/08/13

Meanwhile Wenger says that the Transfer window should shut before start of season

The 63-year-old manager believes that clubs should have a settled squad before the first match of the new campaign and urges the deadline for new signings to be brought forward

I am not sure thats what the fans wanted to hear!

19:38 IST

21/08/13

EXCLUSIVE

Manchester United re-open Rooney talks with Chelsea & moot Mata swap as part of discussions

Old Trafford officials have held informal discussions with their Premier League rivals in the last 48 hours, with talks centring on the forward's value and the Spanish midfielder

Read the full story

18:51 IST

21/08/13

Meanwhile, Aly Cissokho has expressed his delight at joining Liverpool, which he describes as "a legendary club".

The Reds have secured the Frenchman on a season-long loan from Valencia and, despite having played for some of Europe's top clubs already in his career, the left-back describes the move as a "dream".

"I feel extremely proud to be here and I'm proud of all the hard work I've put in so far throughout my career," Cissokho told the club's official website.
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18:36 IST

21/08/13

WARNING!

Juventus director general Giuseppe Marotta has issued a hands-off warning to clubs chasing Paul Pogba amid reports that the France international could be on the move this summer.

The likes of Arsenal and Real Madrid are rumoured to be interested in the former Manchester United man, but the Serie A champions have made it clear they have no intention of cashing in on the 20-year-old.

"Forget about Pogba," Marotta told Tuttosport.
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18:10 IST

21/08/13

That being said, it still looks like Arsenal's did for Cabaye looks to be a desperate attempt to win over the fans by Wenger and Co.

Read Shikharr Chandra's comment here
 

18:07 IST

21/08/13

“This year, we are beginning to see something we have been planning for some time, which is the escalation in our financial firepower. We have a certain amount of money which we’ve held in reserve. We also have new revenue streams coming on board and all of these things mean we can do some things which would excite you.” said Arsenal chief execute Ivan Gazidis back in June.

18:02 IST

21/08/13

One place certain! Casillas' Spain place not in danger, says Del Bosque

The national team boss has assured the Madrid shot stopper that his spot between the posts for the world and European champions is secure
 

17:45 IST

21/08/13

ALY CISSOKHO'S CAREER STATS

  TEAM YEAR APPS ASSISTS
  Setubal 2008-09 17 1
  Porto 2009 26 2
  Lyon 2009-12 135 11
  Valencia 2012-13 38 2

17:43 IST

21/08/13

EDITORIAL TIME

Liverpool make low-risk, high-potential Cissokho swoop. Don't you think? Have a look at Liverpool loan signing Aly Cissokho's profile
 

17:28 IST

21/08/13

From Bayern to Wolfsburg - Luiz Gustavo speaks

The holding midfielder left the Allianz Arena for Dieter Hecking's earlier this month, snubbing a move to Arsenal, and has stressed that the Spaniard was not the reason for his departure.

"It's never easy to say farewell. I met a lot of friends at Bayern and a lot of people will always have a place in my heart, including Pep Guardiola," the Brazil international told Sport Bild.
 

17:15 IST

21/08/13

Arsenal in crisis as Tottenham bound Willian leads Anzhi firesale. Watch Transfer Talk!

Click here to watch the video
 

17:06 IST

21/08/13

Hi, it's Anselm Noronha taking over the Live Blog...

First up in my shift, the latest episode of Transfer Talk!