Sporting CP ask Brighton about Lamptey
Sporting CP have called Brighton to ask if they can bring in Tariq Lamptey on loan, reports The Athletic.
They are seeking support at full-back with Pedro Porro set to depart this month, and Lamptey fits the profile they are looking for.
Man Utd loan Savage to Forest Green
Chelsea join Liverpool in race for Wolves' Matheus Nunes
Wolves star Matheus Nunes is drawing interest from Chelsea, writes The Telegraph.
The Reds have been in pursuit of the player for a while but the Blues hope they can hijack that pursuit this summer.
Benfica to bid for USMNT prospect Wynder
USMNT prospect Joshua Wynder is reportedly the subject of transfer interest from Benfica, with a significant bid on the way.
PSG offer €10m for Skriniar
Paris Saint-Germain are eager to sign Milan Skriniar from Inter in January rather than wait until the end of the season.
Calciomercato reports the French giants will offer €10 million to take him this month.
Man City's McDonald joins Derry on tour
Manchester City defender Rowan McDonald has joined Derry ahead of their pre-season tour of Spain.
The Derry Journal reports the 21-year-old, whose contract at City expires this summer, could make a loan move for the rest of the season.
Brooks to leave Benfica for Hoffenheim
Benfica defender John Brooks is close to leaving the club to join Hoffenheim, according to Maisfutebol.
The United States international joined Benfica on a free transfer last summer after a spell with Wolfsburg but looks set to return to the Bundesliga with Hoffenheim.
Chelsea would have sold Pulisic in January if not for injury
Chelsea wanted to sell Christian Pulisic in the January transfer window following the arrival of Mykhailo Mudryk, but an injury made it impossible.
Fabrizio Romano explained on the House of Champions podcast that the Premier League side would have sold Pulisic in this window, but the knee injury that will keep him out for around two months has put an end to their hopes of offloading him. However, it's said he could still leave in the summer.
Schmidt confident Enzo will stay at Benfica
Benfica coach Roger Schmidt says he expects Enzo Fernandez to stay at the Portuguese side following reports of renewed interest from Chelsea.
Benfica do not want to lose the midfielder and are holding out for the €120 million (£106m/$131m) release clause in his contract. Despite the reports, Schmidt believes Fernandez is happy to stay in Lisbon.
Gollini joins Napoli
Bournemouth sign Randolph & Vina
Bournemouth will complete the signing of goalkeeper Darren Randolph from West Ham and will take Matias Vina on loan from Roma, claims BBC Sport.
Randolph will provide competition for starting goalkeeper Neto while Vina will return to first-team action having been left out at Roma for most of the season.
Nottingham Forest target Inter's Gagliardini
Nottingham Forest are interested in signing Roberto Gagliardini from Inter, according to Calciomercato.
The midfielder's contract at the Serie A club expires in the summer and neither party wants to extend his stay at San Siro, so a move to the Premier League could be on the cards.
Benfica set to bid for Wynder
Benfica is set to submit a bid for Louisville City FC defender Joshua Wynder, according to Transfermarkt.
The 17-year-old defender has been in high demand in the United States with the USL Championship side already receiving multiple offers for him. The bid is expected to be above €1m which will make him the most expensive player in league history.
Tottenham close in on Porro signing
Understand there’s growing optimism on Pedro Porro deal. Tottenham hope to get it done as Sporting are already exploring the market for replacement 🚨⚪️ #THFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 25, 2023
Final details being discussed but all parties feel it could be done soon after today’s meeting. pic.twitter.com/LJi3mXTWYK
Spurs announce Danjuma signing
Newcastle not ready to overpay for Gordon, keep Ziyech as backup
Newcastle United will not match Everton's £60m asking price for Anthony Gordon, according to Telegraph Sport.
The Toffees must reduce the price for the deal to go through. Newcastle do have a backup plan in Chelsea's Hakim Ziyech. The winger is yet to shine under Graham Potter and the Blues might part with him at a cheaper price.
Leicester set their sights on Harrison
Leicester City are interested in Leeds winger Jack Harrison, according to Sky Sports.
Leeds have no intention to part with the winger and Jesse Marsch wants him to extend his deal in the summer beyond the current tenure of June 2024.
Previously, Newcastle United had also tried to sign Harrison but failed in their attempts.
Dortmund set to rival Arsenal for Fresneda
Borussia Dortmund would be open to let Iván Fresneda stay at Valladolid on loan until the end of the season — no decision yet by the player. 🟡⚫️ #BVB— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 25, 2023
Arsenal, expected to decide the next step after Cedric deal close with Fulham.
There’s one more German club also interested. pic.twitter.com/aw4W9PfDlD
Rechner set to become Bayern's new goalkeeping coach
Excl. News Michael #Rechner: The 42 y/o from Hoffenheim is a top candidate in order to replace #Tapalovic. He could become the new goalkeeping coach of #FCBayern. Talks took place. 136 matches together with Nagelsmann in Hoffenheim. @SkySportDE 🇩🇪 pic.twitter.com/PNtzb44ngQ— Florian Plettenberg (@Plettigoal) January 25, 2023
McKennie accept Leeds offer
Weston McKennie has accepted Leeds United contract proposal, personal terms are not an issue - it's on Leeds and Juventus now 🚨⚪️🇺🇸 #LUFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 25, 2023
The two clubs are discussing on conditions of the deal to understand how to proceed in new round of talks. pic.twitter.com/g1VCzzXtOP
Palace and Southampton set to fight for Semenyo
Crystal Palace and Southampton have joined the race to sign striker Bristol City Antoine Semenyo, according to Sky Sports.
Both Wilfred Zaha and Jordan Ayew will be out of contract in the summer and Palace and are looking for reinforcements.
Whereas, Southampton are also in the hunt for a forward after missing out on Danny Ings and Arnaut Danjuma.
PSV announce Fabio Silva signing
Soares set to join Fulham on loan
Exclusive: Fulham are set to complete the signing of Arsenal defender Cedric Soares on a six-month loan. No option or obligation to buy. Fulham will cover wages, which total close to £100k-a-week. Silva views Cedric as a key signing. Story: https://t.co/RBbGN0H9Vc— James Olley (@JamesOlley) January 25, 2023
PL clubs monitoring Dragusin, claims agent
Genoa defender Rady Dragusin is being closely followed by top Premier League clubs, claims his agent Florin Manea.
“There is serious interest from England in him,” Manea told Romanian publication Sport.
“He’s only been at Genoa for six months. Our plan is to let him play there for at least a year. We want him to play for a another year in Serie A, and then we think he’ll be ready for any top club in the world. The top five clubs in England are seriously watching him. But, for now, he’s doing very well at Genoa.”
Celtic announce Oh signing
Bournemouth set to sign Vina from Roma on loan
Not just Nico Jackson from Villarreal. Uruguayan left back Matias Vina is set to join Bournemouth on loan from AS Roma. Deal will also include buy option clause not mandatory. 🔴🍒🇺🇾 #transfers— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 25, 2023
Roma have already accepted as they will receive €1m loan fee. pic.twitter.com/GbfODUJuyz
Howe remains tight-lipped on Gordon links
Newcastle manager Eddie Howe did not give away anything on the speculations of Newcastle United pursuing Everton's Anthony Gordon.
“I can tell you absolutely nothing, I've been preparing for this game (League Cup match against Southampton) for two days," Howe told Sky Sports.
It has been reported that the Magpies have already held talks with Everton regarding Gordon and there is a belief that £40m will be enough to buy the 21-year-old.
Tottenham continue to push for Porro
Crucial meeting will take place in the next hours for Pedro Porro to Tottenham, as revealed yesterday - talks are advanced but new round of negotiations will be key to get the deal done ⚪️ #THFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 25, 2023
Personal terms agreed weeks ago. Clubs will discuss also payment terms/installments. pic.twitter.com/FSRh8V0bya
Valladolid yet to receive bid from Arsenal for Fresneda
Neither Arsenal nor Newcastle United have submitted an official bid for Real Valladolid's Ivan Fresdneda.
"(Fresneda) has aroused the interest of many teams, but we have not received an official offer, but it is true that several clubs have contacted us and that interest of many clubs is real, but there is no official offer. We are not desperate trying to sell the player," commented Real Valladolid sporting director Fran Sanchez to Diario AS.
The 18-year-old right-back has been strongly-linked with the two Premier League outfits in the January transfer window.
Tottenham ready to put pen to paper for Danjuma
Tottenham are prepared to sign all the documents with Villarreal and Arnaut Danjuma in the morning after medical tests in London. ⚪️🏁 #THFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 25, 2023
Loan move confirmed, not permanent deal or with any mandatory clause.
Everton are furious and surprised after deal hijacked. pic.twitter.com/VxF6mci5YH
Chelsea could sell Havertz for £53m (Sky Germany)
Chelsea must raise money through outgoing transfers to balance their rapid spending, and there is talk that the Blues could sell Kai Havertz for £53 million ($65.4m) this summer, reports Sky Germany.
While Bayern Munich are said to be uninterested, other clubs are ready to enter the race for the 23-year-old.
But Havertz is reportedly happy with Graham Potter's management style at Stamford Bridge and may resist a sale - much as Frenkie de Jong pushed back on Barcelona using him as a pawn to bring in money last summer.
Toronto announce Petretta signing
Arsenal forced into quick decision on Fresneda (Romano)
No decision made by Iván Fresneda… yet. €15m fee requested by Valladolid, Borussia Dortmund are pushing to get it done — Arsenal have to decide how to proceed in 24/48h. 🇪🇸 #transfers— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 24, 2023
Valladolid want Fresneda to stay there on loan and BVB are discussing about it. pic.twitter.com/xZ5qRGkGBm
Newcastle confident of landing £50m Gordon
Newcastle are hoping to sign Anthony Gordon from Everton before the transfer window closes, GOAL can confirm, and the Magpies are confident in their chances.
Gordon is also being tracked by Chelsea and Tottenham.
Atlanta United in Giakoumakis discussions
Lewandowski gives Arsenal newcomer Kiwior glowing review
Robert Lewandowski discussed new Arsenal signing Jakub Kiwior and gave a glowing review of the Polish defender in quotes unearthed by the club's official website.
Kiwior, 22, heads to the Gunners off the back of an impressive two-year stint in Serie A. He's been capped nine times for the Polish national team, starting all four games in their 2022 World Cup campaign.