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Bellerin willing to take pay cut for Barca move

2022-08-19T21:00:53.000Z

Hector Bellerin is willing to accept a lower salary in order to join Barcelona, Marca says.

The Camp Nou side want to sign the Spain international as they look to strengthen at right-back and he is eager to make the move.

PSG end Gueye talks with Everton

2022-08-19T20:00:06.000Z

Idrissa Gueye will not be leaving Paris Saint-Germain for Everton, L'Equipe claims.

Talks between the two teams have come to an end despite the Senegal international agreeing to join the Merseyside club.

Man Utd sign Casemiro in £60m transfer

2022-08-19T19:36:12.000Z

Manchester United have completed the signing of Casemiro from Real Madrid.

The Red Devils will pay £60 million(€70m/$70m) to sign Casemiro, making him their sixth most expensive signing ever.

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Inter refuse to sell PSG target Skriniar

2022-08-19T19:30:59.000Z

Inter have taken Milan Skriniar off of the transfer market, La Gazzetta dello Sport reports.

The Serie A side have no interest in selling their star defender, who has been courted by Paris Saint-Germain this summer.

Pjanic in talks with Nice

2022-08-19T19:00:52.000Z

Miralem Pjanic could be on his way back to Ligue 1.

Nice are in contact with the midfielder and could sign him from Barcelona, according to Sport.

Man Utd bid for Gakpo imminent

2022-08-19T18:31:10.142Z

Skriniar not going anywhere this summer

2022-08-19T17:16:08.638Z

Man Utd agree fee for Casemiro (Sky Sports)

2022-08-19T17:03:10.326Z

Sky Sports have reported that a fee has been agreed between Real Madrid and Manchester United for midfielder Casemiro. It is expected the midfielder will join the Red Devils for sum of £59.5 million ($70m).

Marcos Llorente rejected €60m Chelsea approach

2022-08-19T16:27:00.000Z

Italian journalist Matteo Moretto revealed that Marcos Llorente rejected a huge big from Chelsea this transfer window.

Ndombele joins Napoli on-loan

2022-08-19T15:57:45.525Z

New York City FC sign Matias Pellegrini for the remainder of the season

2022-08-19T15:01:21.498Z

Matias Pellegrini has joined New York City FC from waivers. The Argentine recently played for Club Estudiantes de la Plata on loan from Inter Miami where he scored four goals in 42 appearances.

Martin Caceres set for LA Galaxy after agreement reached

2022-08-19T14:59:49.353Z

Billy Gilmour given options ahead of possible Chelsea exit

2022-08-19T14:52:38.014Z

Chelsea youngster Billy Gilmour has been given a number of options ahead of a potential exit from Stamford Bridge. Everton and Brighton are reportedly two clubs in for the 21-year-old, whilst Rangers have offered him the chance to play in Scotland's top flight.

Chelsea close to agreeing personal terms with Aubameyang, but fee yet to be reached

2022-08-19T14:50:31.089Z

Inter interested in Chalobah on Lukaku's recommendation

2022-08-19T12:30:02.000Z

Inter Milan are eyeing a loan move for Chelsea defender Trevor Chalobah who has been recommended to the Italian club by Romelu Lukaku, reports Evening Standard.

With the arrival of defenders like Cucurella and Koulibaly, Chalobah may find it difficult to get a place in Tuchel's lineup and hence he could consider moving out from the Blues on loan this summer.

Leeds enquire about FC Zurich's Gnoto

2022-08-19T12:10:43.000Z

Leeds United have expressed interest in signing FC Zurich forward Willy Gnoto in the ongoing transfer window according to the Daily Mail.

The Premier League club are reportedly offered an initial £4 million with future bonus payments for the player. Zurich had initially refused to let go of the youngster for anything less than £17 million but are not ready to discuss a potential transfer of Gnoto.

West Ham resume talks to sign Chelsea's Emerson

2022-08-19T11:57:20.603Z

Man United enter race to sign Monaco's Vanderson

2022-08-19T11:29:28.818Z

Manchester United are set to rival FC Barcelona in signing AS Monaco full-back Vanderson, reports SPORT.

The Red Devils have informed Monaco that they are ready to increase any offer that comes for Barcelona for the 21-year-old Brazilian.

Chelsea sign Cesare Casadei

2022-08-19T11:20:59.000Z

'No contact at all' between Dortmund and Ronaldo

2022-08-19T10:30:00.000Z

Dortmund emerged as the latest potential suitors for Cristiano Ronaldo but they have now become the latest to rule themselves out of the saga involving the Manchester United striker.

As told by Jesco von Eichmann, Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke said: "I love this player, it's certainly a charming idea. To see Cristiano play at Signal Iduna Park. But there is no contact at all between the parties involved. From that point of view, one should stop talking about it."



Everton attempted eleventh-hour Gibbs-White hijack

2022-08-19T10:05:00.000Z

Nottingham Forest have made Morgan Gibbs-White their 16th signing of the summer transfer window but they faced very late competition for his signature.

As per John Percy of The Telegraph, Everton made it clear to Wolves that they were willing to match the bid but the player himself had his heart set on a reunion with Steve Cooper in the East Midlands.

Casemiro involved in today's Real Madrid training

2022-08-19T09:45:00.000Z

Real Madrid hold interest in Guimaraes but Newcastle insist he's not for sale

2022-08-19T09:00:00.000Z

It is increasingly likely that Casemiro will leave Real Madrid for Manchester United before the transfer window closes at the end of the month.

According to SPORT, Bruno Guimaraes is one of the players the Champions League holders are targeting as his replacement. Although, Newcastle have made it abundantly clear that the Brazilian midfielder is going nowhere this summer.

"Very positive" Aubameyang meeting between Chelsea and Barca

2022-08-19T08:30:00.000Z

Fulham hopeful of signing Maupay and Kluivert

2022-08-19T08:00:54.000Z

In a bid to bolster their attack, Fulham are interested in signing Brighton forward Neal Maupay on a permanent deal for £15m, reports the Daily Mail.

Along with the French player, Fulham are also confident of sealing a loan deal for Justin Kluivert with AS Roma in the coming days.

Leicester to offer new contract to Maddison

2022-08-19T07:38:30.415Z

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that the club have initiated talks with their star midfielder James Maddison over a contract extension, reports the Daily Mail.

Maddison is set to extend his stay with the Foxes amidst rumours of Newcastle United's interest in the player.

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Man Utd closing in on Casemiro; eye Carrasco as Antony alternative

2022-08-19T06:10:10.791Z

Manchester United have almost sealed a deal for Real Madrid's Casemiro for £60 million and have now turned their attention towards PSV's Cody Gakpo and Atletico Madrid's Yannick Carrasco, according to The Telegraph.

If the Red Devils fail to land Gakpo, they will look to sign Carrasco who will cost the Premier League side close to £25.5 million. They have given up on their primary target Antony for whom a bid of £67.6 million was rejected by Ajax.

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Marseille open to Milik sale

2022-08-18T22:33:54.793Z

Marseille are open to selling striker Arkadiusz Milik this summer, reports L'Equipe.

The club currently believes that no player is unsellable, with Marseille hoping to move Bamba Dieng and Duje Caleta-Car this summer.

But owner Frank McCourt is also not opposed to selling Milik, who has some suitors in Europe.

Revs sign star midfielder's brother

2022-08-18T22:23:21.203Z

Atleti ready to manipulate Griezmann clause

2022-08-18T22:15:31.679Z

Atletico Madrid may be obligated to pay Barcelona €40m to sign Antoine Griezmann at the end of the season, but the club is hoping to lower that amount.

According to Mundo Deportivo, the clause will trigger if Griezmann played 45 minutes in half of the club's matches, but Atleti does not want to pay the clause.

The club may not use Griezmann as a starter this season in an effort to avoid triggering the clause.

Nice after Marcelo (Foot Mercato)

2022-08-18T22:09:08.122Z

French side Nice are pushing to sign Marcelo, reports Foot Mercato.

Marcelo is in contact with two clubs, including Nice, who have been looking for a left back all summer.

Nice had previously targeted Pervis Estupinan, who went to Brighton, but are now targeting Marcelo, whose salary shouldn't be a problem for the club.

Man Utd turn towards Antony alternatives

2022-08-18T22:05:29.618Z