21:26 CEST: Townsend passes Everton medical
Andros Townsend has become the second Everton signing of the Rafa Benitez era, arriving on a free transfer after having been released by Crystal Palace. Townsend has already passed his medicals with the club.
The Spaniard knows the English-Cypriot winger from their brief time together at Newcastle.
20:46 CEST: Allegri wants Leandro Paredes
Juventus are eager to make up for the poor season gone by, with plenty of big names on their shortlist, including Mauro Icardi and Gabriel Jesus.
Another player who is of interest to the Old Lady is PSG midfielder Leandro Paredes, with Massimiliano Allegri a big fan of the Argentine. Juve would prefer an initial loan move with the option to buy him next summer.
20:06 CEST: Brighton look to spend White money
Ben White’s imminent move to Arsenal for 55m euros has caused Brighton to look for reinforcements. Among their targets is Duje Caleta-Car who would be a direct replacement for White, while Garry Potter’s team are also keen on Barcelona’s Martin Braithwaite to strengthen their attack.
18:42 CEST: Brahim returns to Milan
Real Madrid and AC Milan have reached an agreement over a deal that will see Brahim Diaz move back to the Rossoneri on a two-year loan. The Spanish winger enjoyed a successful loan spell with the Serie A giants last season, playing 39 games and scored seven goals across all competitions.
18:20 CEST: Ajax sign a rival
Ajax have pulled off a massive signing from rivals Feyenoord, as Steven Berghuis puts pen-to-paper on a deal until 2025.
17:46 CEST: Kamil Glik close to Udinese
To reinforce their backline, Udinese are considering the signing of Polish defender Kamil Glik. The Torino centre-back could bolster Udinese’s frail defence and add vital experience.
17:16 CEST: Inter push to sign Nahitan Nandez
They’ve already signed Hakan Calhanoglu, but Inter want further midfielder reinforcements and are looking at Nahitan Nandez of Cagliari. New coach Simone Inzaghi is said to be a big fan of the 25-year-old.
16:40 CEST: Arsenal make a signing
Albert Sambi Lokonga has completed a transfer from Anderlecht to Arsenal. “Albert is a very intelligent player who has shown great maturity in his performances during his development and he has been coached well by Vincent Kompany and his team at Anderlecht,” Mikel Arteta said of the 21-year-old midfielder.
15:37 CEST: Griezmann and Saul negotiations continue
Fabrizio Romano has provided an update on the potential swap deal of Antoine Griezmann for Saul. Barcelona and Atletico Madrid are still negotiating, but there are various stumbling blocks at this point.
15:02 CEST: Pjanic is on his way out of Barcelona
According to Tuttomercattoweb, this could be a key week in the future of Miralem Pjanic, who looks more and more likely to leave Barcelona. His preference would be return to Juventus, but he is said to be considering the offers he has from Inter, AC Milan and Tottenham.
14:47 CEST: Pau Lopez signs for Marseille
Marseille have completed the signing of goalkeeper Pau Lopez, who arrives on loan from Roma. He has joined the French club for one season, becoming their latest new addition in what has been a busy summer.
14:31 CEST: Memphis touches down in Barcelona
Memphis Depay has landed in Barcelona and shared a video message with fans. He is expected to join his new teammates at training on Tuesday, where he’ll work with Ronald Koeman once again.
14:15 CEST: Juventus want Gabriel Jesus if Cristiano Ronaldo leaves
While we wait to learn what will happen with Cristiano Ronaldo, Tuttosport are reporting that Juventus would make a move for Manchester City‘s Gabriel Jesus if the No.7 does move on. Mauro Icardi of PSG is another alternative option.
13:27 CEST: Luka Romero’s Lazio medical
Real Mallorca are set to lose Luka Romero, with the 16-year-old having his Lazio medical. He famously became the youngest ever player to feature in a LaLiga Santander match last season, facing Real Madrid aged 15 years and 219 days.
13:03 CEST: Kean’s future is a mystery
Moise Kean is back with Everton, after a good season on loan with PSG. Although the French club would like to keep him, no offer has yet been made to Everton. It remains to be seen, then, where the Italian will play in 2021/22.
12:47 CEST: Manchester City’s pursuit of Nuno Mendes
Nuno Mendes is an in-demand left-back, following his stellar season with Sporting CP. Manchester City are interested, according to Fabrizio Romano, but they aren’t willing to pay the 50m euro price tag that the Portuguese side are holding out for.
12:33 CEST: Chelsea’s 58m euro offer for Lewandowski
According to The Sun, Chelsea have offered Bayern Munich 58m euros for Robert Lewandowski. The Blues are looking for a clinical No.9 and are seriously chasing the Polish striker. That could be the transfer of the summer if it comes off.
12:02 CEST: Manchester City are working on Mahrez’s renewal
Reports in England explain that Manchester City are ready to offer Riyad Mahrez a new contract. His current deal runs until 2023, but they’re ready to talk about an extension.
11:15 CEST: Napoli reject Manchester United’s offer for Koulibaly
Napoli have reportedly rejected an offer from Manchester United for Kalidou Koulibaly. According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, the English side offered 30m euros, but this has been dismissed.
11:00 CEST: Complications with Jordan Henderson
Jordan Henderson‘s Liverpool contract expires in 2023 and, according to The Athletic, renewal talks have seriously cooled off. PSG and Atletico Madrid are said to be monitoring the situation closely, in case Henderson is sold now before being allowed to leave for free like Wijnaldum did.
10:45 CEST: Coman for Hudson Odoi
There are reports from L’Equipe that claim Chelsea would like to organise a swap deal with Bayern Munich that involves Kingsley Coman and Callum Hudson Odoi. Bayern Munich would reportedly be intrigued by the possibility of signing Hudson Odoi.
10:30 CEST: Sarabia could move to Atletico Madrid
According to Le Parisien, PSG were looking to swap Pablo Sarabia for Joaquin Correa. However, those talks have broken down. Now, there are rumours that Sarabia could end up moving back to Spain to play for Atletico Madrid.
10:01 CEST: Gameiro is back home
Kevin Gameiro has left Valencia and returned to France, signing with Strasbourg. It was there where he made his debut back in 2005. He has now signed a two-year deal until 2023.
09:40 CEST: Van de Beek offered to Barcelona
Donny van de Beek‘s Manchester United future is on shaky ground and, according to reports in the English press, he has been offered to Barcelona. After failing to land Georginio Wijnaldum, the Catalan club would still like another midfielder and could reach an agreement with Manchester United, with Samuel Umtiti potentially entering into the deal.
09:25 CEST: Sergio Rico will leave PSG
Paris Saint-Germain have nine goalkeepers, so are looking to move some of them on. That should see Sergio Rico depart the club. French reports state that Besiktas could be an option for the Spaniard.
09:10 CEST: Manchester United push for Saul
It seems that Manchester United are leading the race to sign Saul from Atletico Madrid. After the talk last week of a swap deal for Barcelona‘s Antoine Griezmann, it’s now United who are poised to sign the midfielder.
08:50 CEST: Cristiano Ronaldo’s big decision
Cristiano Ronaldo‘s future is still unclear. Will he stay at Juventus? Or will he move on, potentially to PSG? He shared an Instagram post on Sunday saying “Decision Day”, so an announcement is expected soon.