Saturday, August 30, 2014
Espanyol confirmed that the defensive midfielder is to travel to Italy to complete a move from La Liga to Serie A before deadline day on Monday.
The Colombian striker was originally named in the squad for Saturday's match but his late omission has raised serious questions over his future in France.
The France international striker had been due to face Sunderland on Saturday but his manager withdrew him after a breakthrough was made on a deal to take him to Stamford Bridge.
The former Arsenal midfielder returns to the Premier League after a two-year absence to become Sam Allardyce's seventh summer signing on a season-long temporary move.
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The Northern Irishman expressed his delight at the attitude of the Italy international, who has impressed in training, but says he is just one of many players at the club.
The central defender has made over 230 appearances for the Reds over eight years since initially joining them from the Danish club but says that "the time is right" to go back.
The two clubs have agreed a fee for the 24-year-old as Louis van Gaal moves to strengthen his defensive options before the end of the transfer window.
Friday, August 29, 2014
Inter is reportedly keen on the former Napoli ace but the Ligue 1 champion have no interest in offloading the winger or any other players before the close of the transfer window.
The France Under-21 international looked set to sign for Serie A side Fiorentina but he is now seemingly bound for White Hart Lane.
The Spanish striker has been charged with the responsibility of filling the void left by Mario Balotelli at San Siro, after being deemed surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge.
The Fiorentina chief says the chance of the Colombian joining Barcelona, Manchester United or Bayern Munich this summer have passed and he will remain in Serie A.
The 64-year-old refused to rule out late moves in the market and kept quiet on reports linking his side with a move for PSG prospect Adrien Rabiot.
The 25-year-old is deemed surplus to requirements at Manchester United and is poised to rejoin the club where he won two Bundesliga titles in as many seasons.
The Argentine defender has agreed a move to Manchester United from Sporting Lisbon but, unlike fellow arrival Angel Di Maria, does not have a European passport.
The Bundesliga champion has announced that it has completed the signing of the experienced midfielder.
The playmaker has been frozen out of the first team by Alan Pardew and has been recommended to the Turkish club by former Magpies teammate Demba Ba.
The experienced midfielder has stressed that his transfer is not related to the signing of the Germany international, insisting it was his decision to depart the Santiago Bernabeu.
The Gunners are without a proven Premier League striker following an injury to Olivier Giroud but came very close to signing the former Chelsea man in the summer.
Louis van Gaal claimed that the left back was "not very fit" during Manchester United's preseason tour and the 67-year-old reveals that the issue was raised in Brazil this summer.