Stuttgart youngster Leon Dajaku a target for Bayern
Stuttgart's director of football, Thomas Hitzlsperger, recently spoke of the club's desire to "be patient" with youth players, but it seems the 18-year-old striker has different ideas.
Dajaku has made two Bundesliga appearances and would be handed a place in Bayern's second-string side, who play in the 3. Liga.
Barcelona deny wrongdoing in Griezmann deal
Barcelona have denied any wrongdoing after completing the signing of Antoine Griezmann on Friday.
The Blaugrana triggered the Frenchman's €120 million (£107m/$134m) release clause and have denied Atletico Madrid's claims that they agreed terms with the forward in March, when the season was still in full flow.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu said at the press conference announcing Griezmann: "I have spoken to them, but I do not think there is any proof, because there is no evidence of anything."
Klopp stands in the way of Milan's move for Lovren
The Croatian defender is valued at €25 million (£22m/$28m) by the Reds and Milan are drawing up a list of alternatives should Lovren prove too difficult to strike a deal for.
Klopp is another barrier between the Serie A club and the centre-back, with the Liverpool boss seeing him as a key part of the dressing room and as a result would be unwilling to part ways for a discounted price.
Lukaku willing to take pay cut to join Inter
The Belgian has been a reported transfer target for Antonio Conte for much of the summer window, and he is willing to play his part to secure a move to the San Siro.
The Red Devils have set an asking price of €83 million (£75m/$94m), while the Nerazzurri have made an offer totalling €70m (£63m/$79m) which includes a two-year loan with an obligation to buy set at €60m.
Liverpool may yet move for left-back to cover Robertson, says Klopp
Speaking after their 3-1 win over Bradford City on Sunday, Klopp said: "We will see. It's not a yes, not a no.
"I can imagine we have a look at all the things around us. Of course, we lost a left-back but today we saw two pretty young ones, and James [Milner] played it. We will see."
Oxford could still leave West Ham for Augsburg
The Bundesliga side are trying to land the centre-back in a £2.7 million deal but negotiations hit a stumbling block.
But Oxford has since abandoned his demands of having a release clause inserted in case the club were relegated, giving the Germans hope of moving forward with a transfer.
Marseille close in on Boca's Benedetto
Real Madrid give Napoli deadline for James deal
The Italian side are in talks to sign the Colombia international but coach Carlo Ancelotti warned this week that the deal could take time.
But Real are growing impatient amid reports Atletico Madrid are trying sign the midfielder and Calciomercato says they have told Napoli they have until Thursday to make an offer.
PSG eye Chelsea's Bakayoko
Midfielder open to joining French champions
Although Bakayoko wants to join PSG, the club are aware it is a tall order as he will prove expensive and Chelsea do not want to sell as their transfer ban means they cannot sign a replacement.
PSG to sign €32m Diallo from Dortmund
Aberdeen confirm Ojo signing
Aberdeen have completed the signing of Funso Ojo on a three-year deal.
The Belgian midfielder joined from Scunthorpe, where he made 87 appearances in two years.
Liverpool's Kane set for loan move
Liverpool midfielder Herbie Kane is heading to the Championship on loan this week.
Millwall and Luton Town have also expressed an interest Kane, who has been training and playing with Liverpool’s under-23 side for the past 10 days.
Roma to offer €20m for Alderweireld
The Italian side have already set out a four-year contract for the Belgian defender, but must agree terms with Spurs first.
Tottenham have another plan in mind, however, as they want Nicolo Zaniolo from Roma and are willing to make Alderweireld part of the deal.
Atletico & Chelsea target Atal wants PSG move
But Atal has made the French capital his priority, but Nice hope they can convince him to extend his stay.
Cagliari to make €15m Nandez bid
President Tommaso Giulini will meet with his Boca counterpart to discuss a potential transfer for the 23-year-old, who has made 53 appearances since joining from Penarol in 2017.
Torres to make €15m Sevilla switch
The Primeira Liga side are willing to let him go for around €15 million (£13m/$17m) and Sevilla are confident of reuniting him with Julen Lopetegui, who brought him to Portugal.
Havertz promises Bayer Leverkusen stay
Kai Havertz says he will stay at Bayer Leverkusen for at least another year despite reported interest from several clubs.
"For me, it has long been clear that I will spend the next season in Leverkusen, without any ifs and buts," he told Süddeutsche Zeitung. "I feel good in Leverkusen, and I see a period in which I can develop very well here."
Diallo nearing €32m PSG move
Diallo has previously stated his admiration for PSG, telling L'Equipe: "A young player in Europe who tells you that PSG's project is not interesting, is not credible."
Man City sign England U16 striker Delap
The 16-year-old striker confirmed the move in an Instagram post, in which he thanked the Rams for the 10 years he spent with the club.
Delap has been in red hot form for England under-16s this year, winning the Golden Boot at the Mercedes Benz Aegean Tournament with four goals to his name.
Gueye remains coy regarding PSG rumours
The Senegal international is currently playing at the African Cup of Nations, and has been reluctant to give anything away when being questioned about a L'Equipe report claiming interest from PSG.
"I did not read L'Equipe, but they told me about it," he said.
"There, I am fully focused on my competition. We'll have time to talk about it again if it's still there."
Icardi only has eyes for Juventus move
The Argentinian has been sent back to Milan by the club while the rest of his team-mates prepare for their pre-season tour of Asia, and the Old Lady are now ready to make their move.
The Serie A champions are reportedly ready to make an offer of €40 million (£36m/$45m) but will need to offload some of their current striking options, such as Gonzalo Higuain, before a deal can be made with Inter.
Arsenal yet to meet Celtic's £25m asking price for Tierney
The Gunners have made no secret of their interest in the full-back, initially offering the Scottish Premiership side £15m ($19m) before making an improved offer which still fails to meet the club's demands.
The 22-year-old is regarded as one of Scotland's brightest young talents and Celtic are now willing to stand firm and hold out for the full £25m asking price.
Leicester agree £45m fee for Dunk
The 27-year-old made 38 appearances for the Seagulls last season, scoring two goals as they finished 17th in the Premier League.
Arsenal make approach for Brazil star Everton
The 23-year-old forward was named in the Team of the Tournament this summer after notching three goals and an assist in his homecountry, and new Arsenal sporting director Edu is said to have instigated the opening round of talks.
Swansea weigh up loan move for Chelsea midfielder Kasey Palmer
Bologna throw Sturridge Serie A lifeline
According to the Express, Aston Villa and Rangers are also interested in acquiring the 29-year-old striker's services, but wage demands similar to the £120,000 a week he was reportedly earning at Anfield could scupper any potential deal.
'Be your own person!' - Pogba urged to ignore agent by Man Utd legend
Manchester United legend Bryan Robson has urged Paul Pogba to "knuckle down" amid ongoing transfer speculation linking him with a big-money move away from the Red Devils.
The France international has been strongly linked with a summer move away from Old Trafford and has admitted the time has come for "a new challenge somewhere else".
Pogba's agent Mino Raiola is often vocal when it comes to his player's futures, but Robson believes the 26-year-old should be the sole master of his destiny and hopes outside influences don't sway his decision.
Bayern Munich abandon plans to sign Paulo Dybala
Bayern Munich have abandoned plans to sign Juventus attacker Paulo Dybala this summer, according to Bild via Calciomercato, and will now turn their attentions to Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele and Leroy Sane of Manchester City
The 25-year-old had been tipped to replace the likes of Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben, who both retired at the end of last season, but the Argentine international now looks set to stay in Turin for the duration of the 2019-20 season.
Sheffield United set you announce fourth signing of the summer
Hazard eyes up Beckham's shirt at Real Madrid
New Real Madrid signing Eden Hazard could wear the number 23 next season - a shirt synonymous with David Beckham.
Eriksen running out of options and could stay at Tottenham
Spurs chairman, Daniel Levy, is understood to have placed a £130m asking price on the Dane's head, who has just 12 months left on his current contract in north London.
Man Utd agree £80m fee for Harry Maguire
Maguire medical set for Monday
The deal would represent a world record fee for a defender. The 26-year-old former Hull City man will complete the move after a medical in Manchester on Monday.
The fee is said to consist of £60m upfront, with £20m in add-ons.
Champions League football played a part in Maxi Gomez move
The agreement also includes the two-year loan of new Valencia signing Jorge Saenz, who recently arrived from Tenerife.
New Man United signing wants to emulate Ryan Giggs
Daniel James says he is aiming to emulate Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs as he begins his Red Devils career.
Having joined the Old Trafford club this summer, rapid Wales winger James already plays under Giggs at intrernational level and has the man himself as the perfect mentor.
James became Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first signing of the summer when he arrived from Swansea City and is keen to follow in Giggs' footsteps for the Red Devils.
Maxi Gomez signs for Valencia
Five across; clue: New striker at the Mestalla - It's Gomez.
The attacker, who had been a prime target for West Ham, moves for €14 million plus Mina.
As well, Celta will loan centre back Jorge Saenz, who had been playing for Tenerife before joining Valencia this summer.
Celta Vigo sign Santi Mina
Juventus agree €70m deal to sign De Ligt
The defender is on his way to Turin
Juventus are closing in on the signature of Matthijs De Ligt.
Gazzetta dello Sport reports the fee has been agreed, as well as a huge €150m release clause.
Steve Bruce at centre of Newcastle wrangle
The Northern Echo reports Newcastle owner Mike Ashley will not be spending £5m to prise Steve Bruce from Sheffield Wednesday.
However, Owls chief Dejphon Chansiri is adamant he will not lower his demands.
The Magpies are now in China for the Premier League Asia Trophy but are without a coach following Rafael Benitez's departure.
Bruce is their main managerial target though the fee has proved to be a real sticking point.
Striker leaves Chelsea for rivals
The 19-year-old had been linked with a number of Championship clubs and has now signed for the Cottagers.
Speaking to the club's official website, he said: "I'm ready to go here and show everyone what I can do. I felt coming here presented the perfect opportunity to push into the first team. I had a look at the pathway into the first team and I'm hopeful I can breakthrough to impress the manager."
Taylor-Crossdale landed the Golden Boot during the Under-18 Premier League campagin of 2016/17.
The Club are pleased to announce the signing of forward Martell Taylor-Crossdale following the expiry of his contract at @ChelseaFC! ✍️— Fulham Football Club (@FulhamFC) July 14, 2019
Bordeaux agree deal for South Korea international
Bordeaux have agreed a deal to sign Hwang Ui-jo.
The French side are close to snapping up the Gamba Osaka forward who has 27 caps for his country.
Having scored 31 goals in 70 games for the J1 League side, Hwang Ui-jo will undergo a medical before signing.
Accord de principe avec le @GAMBA_OFFICIAL pour le transfert de Ui-jo Hwang !— FC Girondins de Bordeaux (@girondins) July 14, 2019
L'international 🇰🇷 passera prochainement l’ensemble des tests médicaux avant de parapher les documents administratifs liés à son transfert. pic.twitter.com/NIPL5tlZ56
Aiden McGeady commits to Sunderland
One of League One's star names is staying put after signing a contract extension with Sunderland.
The 33-year-old, who scooped Sunderland's Player of the Year award last season, has scored 21 goals in 75 appearances for the Black Cats in all competitions since moving to the Stadium of Light in 2017.
Arsenal's Otamendi offer to be ignored
Burnley plot double Leeds swoop
Leeds duo Kemar Roofe and Mateusz Klich are targets for Burnley, Football Insider reports.
The Clarets are looking to take advantage after the Elland Road failed in their bid for promotion last season.
Having already signed Jay Rodriguez, Seam Dyche is still looking to bolster his attacking options with attacker Roofe and marauding midfielder Klich on his wishlist.
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West Ham to submit 'mammoth' offer for Championship striker
West Ham's search for a new striker has taken another twist with Brentford forward Neal Maupay the latest player to catch their eye.
Having been linked to Diego Costa after seemingly missing out on Maxi Gomez, West Ham have swithced their attention to Maupay who scored 25 goals in the Championship last season.
Tottenham to meet Roma in Zaniolo pursuit
Spurs officials are set to meet with Spurs to discuss the possible transfer of Nicolo Zainolo.
While the Belgian has reportedly agreed to the switch, there could be a slight hitch in the exchange with Zainolo said to prefer a move to Juventus over Spurs.
Celtic hopeful young defender will snub Bayern
While reports claim the youngster has agreed to join the Bundesliga champions, Celtic assistant John Kennedy insists the Bhoys haven't given up on persuading the defender to stay.
'I know there’s been a discussion but we’re trying to sign Liam on a professional contract,' he told the Evening Times. 'There’s a lot of interest from elsewhere but nothing’s happened, nothing has been agreed, we’re still in the mix and we want to keep our players here'.
No Real bid for Mane despite Senegal claims
Liverpool frontman Sadio Mane has been heavily linked with Real Madrid this summer and rumours were ramped up when Saee Seck, head of the Senegalese Football Association, said Mane 'should be thinking of that offer seriously'.
However, the Liverpool Echo have reported no bid has been made and insist there has been no contact from the LaLiga giants regarding the star winger.
Inter chief 'optimistic' over move for Lukaku
Talks have already begun between the two clubs with the striker himself revealing he expects an update on his future next week as he looks to seal a switch away from Old Trafford.
Officials met on Thursday with United setting an asking price of €83m (£75m/$94m). So far, Inter have reportedly made an offer of €70 million (£63m/$79m) – comprising of a two-year loan and a €60m obligation to buy.
Man United target Maguire accuses Leicester of pricing him out of move
The England centre-back has already told his team-mates of his desire to move on this summer amid £70m bids from the Red Devils and Manchester rivals City which were flatly rejected.
Maguire, 26, is said to be furious that Leicester are holding out for £85m and told of his frustrations during the club's training camp in France.
Matias Pellegrini nearing Inter Miami move
Arsenal offer €80m for Pepe
Griezmann relishing Messi partnership
New Barcelona striker Antoine Griezmann says that he is relishing the chance to train and play alongside Lionel Messi at the club, stating that it will be 'an incredible joy' to play beside the Argentine.
"I'm looking forward to seeing what Messi's like on a day-to-day basis in training," Griezmann told Barcelona's official website. "Playing next to him is an incredible joy."
Mourinho desperate for 'right project'
Jose Mourinho is longing for a return to football management seven months after being sacked by Manchester United, but has stressed that he is waiting for "the right project" to present itself.
But, after rejecting speculation surrounding the Magpies due to a desire to challenge for honours, the former Real Madrid boss reiterated his plan to only accept the perfect offer.
Napoli's James negotiations will take 'a very long time' - Ancelotti
But Partenopei president Aurelio De Laurentiis has told Madrid they will have to lower their demands for the attacker, who is surplus to requirements at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Burnley prep £7m deal for Danish defender
Perin close to Benfica move
With Gianluigi Buffon's return, Perrin is looking for a chance to play regularly to increase the odds he will feature at next summer's Euros.
Rui Costa is heavily recruiting Perrin, and a deal is close with the keeper joining Benfica on a loan with €15 million (£14m/$17m) mandatory purchase option.
Arsenal starlet nears Bristol City loan
The Gunners think the 20-year-old Nketiah would be better off playing regularly in the Championship than a much smaller role with Arsenal.
Bristol City lead the chase but numerous clubs are in on him, including some Premier League outfits.
Liverpool enter race for Chalov
But the 21-year-old Chalov is looking for playing time and he may be hard-pressed to find it at Anfield given the strength of the Reds attack.
Arsenal make £25m Tierney bid
The Gunners had a bid of £15m rejected by the Scottish champions three weeks ago.
Tierney, who is under contract until 2023, is also attracting interest from Napoli.
Bayern to make new £45m Hudson-Odoi bid
Chelsea risk losing their star winger for nothing in January
The bid would be £10m more than the Bundesliga champions offer the Blues when they made a play for Hudson-Odoi in January.
New Blues boss Frank Lampard wants to convince the winger to remain, but if they do not accept the bid, Chelsea risk losing Hudson-Odoi for nothing on a pre-contract in January.
Barca offered Coutinho for Neymar in straight swap
The Liga champions do not have cash to pay for the PSG star after their Antoine Griezmann transfer
The La Liga champions do not have the money to spend on Neymar after paying out Antoine Griezmann's full release clause.
PSG have not responded to the offer, but it is possible Barca add Samuel Umtiti as the Ligue 1 champions want a new central defender.
Man Utd hold firm on Pogba price
The Red Devils want a premium for a sale and won't deal with Madrid after the PL transfer window closes
The Red Devils won't let the La Liga giants ruin Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's plan for the season and have told Madrid they will not sell at all once the Premier League window closes on August 8.
The club would not do a deal without being able to secure a top-notch replacement and United worry Madrid will look to spend August attempting to lure Pogba to them on the cheap.
Atletico line up shock James move
The player and club are keen on a transfer but Real Madrid stand in the way
James wants to remain in the Spanish capital over moving to Naples and Atletico are fond of him, with Los Blancos the only obstacle to a deal.
However, with James not in Zinedine Zidane's plans, Madrid want to cash in on the Colombian while the playmaker is determined to push through a move to Atletico.