West Ham keen on Arsenal's Perez
Manuel Pellegrini has ruled injury-prone Andy Carroll out of his plans and, while he is interested in Porto forward Moussa Marega, Perez is the primary target with Porto looking for a big payoff for their 22-goal hitman.
Villa plan £3.5m raid for Bristol City's Bryan
Man Utd contact Bayern over Boateng move
Mourinho adds German defender to wishlist
Jose Mourinho has been in the market for another defender all summer, and it seems he has now turned to the former Man City star as the latest target.
Everton agree €32m Mina deal
Deal back on as Toffees agree transfer
Mourinho lays down transfer gauntlet
Jose Mourinho has called for Manchester United's transfer chiefs to up their game in the final days of the market, claiming the Red Devils will face a 'difficult season' if they do not make more signings.
“The other clubs that compete with us, they are really strong, or they already have fantastic teams and squads like Chelsea, Tottenham, Manchester City... or they are investing massively, like, for example, Liverpool, who are buying everything and everybody."
Guardiola chasing new midfielder before deadline
Manchester City will push to give Pep Guardiola another specialist defensive midfield option before the transfer window closes on Thursday.
"We would like to find maybe one more because we don't have two specific players to substitute Fernandinho," he said after his side's 2-0 win over Chelsea in the Community Shield.
Witsel to join Dortmund in €20m transfer
Witsel has been a leading summer target for Dortmund and the Belgium international has agreed a four-year contract worth €10m (£9m/$12m) a season.The midfielder is due to link up with Dortmund at a training camp in Switzerland on Monday after finalising his departure from Chinese side Tianjin Quanjian.
Leicester confirm Ghezzal deal
Foden set to stay with Man City
Phil Foden looks set to remain at Manchester City this season rather than head out on loan to gain experience.
The 18-year-old impressed in Sunday’s Community Shield win over Chelsea after featuring sporadically for City last season.
However, rather than be sent out on loan, Foden is expected to play a role in Pep Guardiola’s first-team plans with the Premier League champions.
Sarri demands answers from Courtois
Chelsea keeper continues to be linked with Madrid
Belgium international Courtois has been on an extended break after helping his country to the World Cup semi-finals, though his future has remained a topic of discussion with his contract up next year.
Courtois' agent Christophe Henrotay has claimed his client, a former Atletico Madrid loanee, wishes to return to the Spanish capital where his children live ; and Sarri will address his future once he returns to the club on Monday.
Cassano plotting Serie A return
Antonio Cassano has announced another sensational U-turn in his retirement plans, stating that he wants to return to playing with a Serie A team and joking that he can 'play until he's 60'.
The striker has been almost two years out of action, last announcing that he would be hanging up his boots to focus on spending time with his family after a series of flip-flopping statements over whether he would continue playing.
Despite having said he was 'done' with football, it seems Fantantonio has found a much-needed work-life balance, with the 36-year-old stating that he is ready to make a difference in Serie A.
Ramsey's £300k contract demands rubbished
Aaron Ramsey has not demanded £300,000-a-week ($390,000) during contract extension talks with Arsenal, claims the agency representing the midfielder.
The Wales international is yet to commit to fresh terms at Emirates Stadium despite being locked in discussions regarding a new deal.
Arsenal are having to fend off mounting transfer talk and rumours of excessive demands from the Ramsey camp.
Man Utd defender to join Villa on loan
Tuanzebe spent time on loan at Villa last season, but injury restricted the 20-year-old to just five appearances.However, he is now poised to rejoin Steve Bruce’s side on loan for the season as he looks to build up his first-team experience.
Juventus want €20m for Sturaro
Leicester, Newcastle and West Ham are also reported to be interested in Sturaro as Juve wait on offers for the 25-year-old.
Vazquez expects Modric to stay
Lucas Vazquez is confident his in-demand team-mate Luka Modric will stay at Real Madrid.
However, Vazquez isn’t concerned about the midfielder leaving, saying: “We are calm and counting on him. We hope he returns to enjoy Madrid.”Read the full story on Goal right here!
Leicester close on £10m Ghezzal deal
Man Utd planning Maguire bid
Leicester defender still a Mourinho target
Maguire is one of the centre-halves who United boss Jose Mourinho is interested in signing, with Toby Alderweireld and Yerry Mina also linked with moves to Old Trafford.Ahead of the Premier League transfer window closing, and United’s game against Leicester on Friday, the Red Devils are planning an approach amid reports Maguire will cost £80 million ($104m).
Lyon prepare Dias bid
Madrid plan €250m Kane offer
Perez aiming to convince Spurs to sell
Madrid president Perez has endured a frustrating summer after seeing Cristiano Ronaldo join Juventus in a €100m (£89m/$116m) deal and subsequently fail to bring in a big name as a replacement.He is now considering a last-ditch effort to grab Kane, but faces a battle to tempt Spurs into selling as he prepares to offer the England international a salary of €30m (£27m/$35m) a season.
Gibson excited by Burnley move
The 25-year-old arrives at Turf Moor on a four-year deal that reportedly matches the sum paid last year by Sean Dyche’s side to coax striker Chris Wood from Championship outfit Leeds United.
Wolves target £26m Traore deal
The newly-promoted Premier League club are in talks with Boro over a deal for Traore and are prepared to pay more than his £18m ($23m) release clause.
That is because Wolves can pay the £26m sum in instalments, rather than as a one-off payment as stipulated in the release clause.
Mina's future 'top secret' as Man Utd move collapses
Mina is now facing an uncertain future, and the club’s vice-president, Jordi Mestre, is giving little away when it comes to possible movement ahead of the summer transfer deadline.
Modric to return to Madrid training
Foulquier eager to find route out of Watford
Dimitri Foulquier is eager to secure another move away from Watford, with it possible that the Frenchman could leave Vicarage Road without making a competitive appearance.
The 25-year-old full-back was signed by the Hornets in the summer of 2017, but immediately sent out on loan to Strasbourg.
He has been given no opportunity to prove his worth in England and, wth that situation unlikely to change under Javi Gracia, the former France U21 international admits that he needs to look elsewhere for game time.
Burnley complete £15m Gibson deal
Milinkovic-Savic focused on Lazio
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has assured Lazio fans he is entirely focused on the new season with the club, despite persistent rumours he is set to depart the Stadio Olimpico.
The Serbian midfielder enjoyed a fine World Cup in Russia for his nation and has caught the eye of several clubs, including Serie A rivals Inter and Milan, along with the Premier League duo of Manchester United and Chelsea.
Despite the ongoing conjecture over where he will play his trade when the season kicks off, Milinkovic-Savic insists he is only thinking about staying put.
Sampdoria frustrated in Obiang pursuit
Obiang left Sampdoria for West Ham three years ago, but is wanted back at the Serie A club as they look to reinforce their midfield.However, new West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini appears to have had a change of heart about letting Obiang go, leaving Sampdoria frustrated.
Inter ready to join Bernard chase
Everton chase Man Utd defenders
Rojo has been strongly linked with a move to Goodison Park, and United are expected to offload a centre-half if they secure a new defender of their own before Thursday’s deadline, with Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld now the prime target.
Cillessen set for Barcelona stay
When asked in the mixed zone after Saturday’s 1-0 defeat by AC Milan in the International Champions Cup if he will move on before the end of the transfer window, Cillessen simply responded: "I don't know."
But head coach Valverde made it clear he wants the Dutchman to remain at Camp Nou and provide competition for Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
Chelsea plan Ramsey bid
Ramsey has just a year remaining on his Arsenal contract and Chelsea are hoping to persuade their London rivals to sell the £35 million-rated ($46m) Wales international.
Martial absent from Man Utd squad as he eyes move
Frenchman's future up in the air
The Frenchman has been strongly linked with an Old Trafford exit and is apparently angling to leave the club, leading to Jose Mourinho leaving him out of the fixture at the Allianz Arena.
World Cup trio Marcus Rashford, Victor Lindelof and Phil Jones, meanwhile, have made the trip to Germany and are likely to feature at some point against Niko Kovac's side.
Giroud plays down Marseille links
Hammers give up Brahimi chase
The 28-year-old is one of a trio of Portuguese-based players the Hammers were chasing, with deals for fellow Porto man Moussa Marega and Benfica teenager Joao Felix still believed to be on the table.
Brahimi however will not make the move to London after personal terms could not be agreed between the player and the club.
Newcastle chasing loan for Ings
Ings, who is also wanted by Southampton, has been tipped to leave Anfield in the current window, with the Reds seeking around £20m for the striker.
But Benitez, who won the 2005 Champions League with Liverpool, is hopeful that he can secure the player’s services on a temporary basis instead ahead of Premier League rivals Southampton.
Jorginho's mum's awesome reaction to his Chelsea move
Jorginho's mum's reaction to seeing her son's name on the back of a Chelsea shirt is beautiful!
Klopp hints at further Liverpool upheaval
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has hinted that there may yet be more upheaval at Anfield before the end of the transfer window.
The Reds have already enjoyed one of their more fruitful recruitment drives in recent years, bringing Alisson, Fabinho, Naby Keita and Xherdan Shaqiri to Merseyside so far.
But Klopp has acknowledged there may yet be both more arrivals and departures, stating that he “will see what happens”.
Rangers keen on Simpson loan
Steven Gerrard’s side are seeking a centre-back for the upcoming season, after the departure of Portuguese pair Bruno Alves and Fabio Cardoso, and have the 21-year-old Cherries man in their sights.
Simpson was expected to challenge for regular football on the South Coast in the coming campaign but Eddie Howe is believed to be agreeable on a temporary departure to Glasgow for the player.
Hazard asks for extra day off
Maurizio Sarri has revealed that Eden Hazard has requested an extra day off ahead of returning to Chelsea duty.
The winger, who has been strongly linked with a move to Real Madrid, has been offered a new contract by the Blues but continues to weigh up his options.
Sarri, though, insists there is "no problem" with Hazard and that lengthy discussions over his future have not yet taken place.
Marseille seek Porto's Agu
Agu, who missed out on a place in the Super Eagles squad for the World Cup in Russia, spent last season on loan at Bursaspor.
The Ligue 1 outfit are looking at a temporary deal for the coming campaign, with a view to a permanent move if it proves fruitful for both parties.
Fosu-Mensah to join Hertha Berlin
Rondon and Gayle set for swap deal
Rondon, who scored seven times for the Baggies last season as they were relegated to the Championship, looks set to move to St James’ Park in a swap deal with Gayle heading the other way to the Hawthorns.
Both players were left out of their respective club’s matchday squads as West Brom began life in the Championship this weekend and Newcastle faced Augsburg in a friendly.
Spurs' Dembele rejects Inter switch
The midfielder, who played four games for his country in Russia at the World Cup, is still understood to be seeking to leave Spurs.
But his destination will not be the Serie A outfit after Dembele turned down their latest offer following a dogged pursuit of the 31-year-old.
Mourinho plots £80m Maguire move
Lopetegui slams door on Modric departure
Madrid president Florentino Perez has already attempted to quell any notion of Modric leaving, saying that he will only be sold if a €750 million (£670m/$870m) release clause is met , and the club's manager has now backed those words.
Man United to offer Martial for Willian
Smalling targets Man United stay
Chris Smalling intends to be part of Manchester United’s future despite seeing the club heavily linked with the likes of Toby Alderweireld and Harry Maguire.
Jose Mourinho is back in the market for centre-half additions having brought in Eric Bailly and Victor Lindelof during the last two summers, but Smalling hopes he can stick with the club for the long term.
Pep: Sterling still wanted by City
Emery expects more exits than additions at Arsenal
Unai Emery has suggested that Arsenal’s recruitment business is done, with departures more likely than arrivals before Thursday’s deadline.
Bernd Leno, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi have been acquired, but there has been no elaborate spending in north London, and the manager says his focus is on the first match rather than the closing window.
Man Utd closing on £60m Alderweireld
Mourinho set to land Tottenham star
After a protracted chase, the Red Devils have finally put a package together which appeases those in north London.
Spurs had been hoping to bring in £75m ($98m) for the Belgian defender, but are aware that he will be available for much less next summer and are ready to cash in.
Pogba set for Man Utd future talks
Agent believes he can get Barca deal for Red Devils star
He believes he can put a £100 million ($130m) deal in place, with it up to the Red Devils to decide what their plans for the World Cup winner are.
Madrid turn attention to €200m Eriksen
Spurs star on Real's radar amid Modric uncertainty
Modric is being linked with a move to Inter and those at the Santiago Bernabeu are ready to raid White Hart Lane again if they are left short of creativity.
Chelsea cleared for £75m Zaha capture
Man Utd see £35m Mina deal collapse
The Red Devils had put a five-year deal in place with the Colombia international, only to see his agent make more demands.
United have now walked away from the talks and are running out of time to land a new centre-half before the deadline passes.
Inter dreaming of Modric deal
Real Madrid star could be heading to San Siro