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Aouar to Forest deal collapses

2022-08-18T21:30:00.000Z

Nottingham Forest's proposed move for Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar has collapsed - according to Foot Mercato.

The Premier League new boys reached an agreement on personal terms with the 24-year-old, but the French club's valuation of the player went up too high during negotiations.

After seeing a second offer for Aouar rejected, Forest have pulled out of the deal, with Crystal Palace now poised to swoop in.

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Newcastle pushing to seal Joao Pedro deal

2022-08-18T21:00:00.000Z

Chelsea ready to loan out Chalobah

2022-08-18T20:00:00.000Z

Chelsea are ready to send Trevor Chalobah out on loan - according to The Athletic.

The 23-year-old is desperate for regular minutes after sitting out the Blues' first two games of the 2022-23 season.

Chalobah is attracting attention from Premier League and Serie A clubs but Chelsea are not willing to include any option to buy if he does depart on loan.

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Guardiola snaps at Bernardo to Barca transfer talk

2022-08-18T19:30:00.000Z

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola snapped at a reporter after being quizzed on a potential transfer to Barcelona for Bernardo Silva. The 28-year-old playmaker is a reported target for the Spanish giants, who are in the middle of a squad overhaul under Xavi that has already seen the likes of Jules Kounde, Robert Lewandowski and Raphinha complete moves to Camp Nou.

Bernardo remains a Manchester City player for the time being, though, and Guardiola tried to shut down speculation over his future ahead of his side's charity friendly outing against Barcelona on August 24.

Read the full story on GOAL.

Barca approach Monaco about Vanderson

2022-08-18T19:00:31.000Z

Barcelona have reached out to Monaco to discuss a possible move for right-back Vanderson, Sport reports.

The Catalan side have been watching the 21-year-old for some time and would like to bring him to Camp Nou.

RB Leipzig block PSG bid for Simakan

2022-08-18T18:15:54.000Z

Mohamed Simakan will not be joining Paris Saint-Germain this summer.

L'Equipe reports the French side's move for the defender has been blocked by RB Leipzig, meaning they could resume their chase for Inter's Milan Skriniar.

Man Utd progress on £60m Casemiro talks

2022-08-18T17:07:52.856Z

Manchester United are confident they will sign Casemiro from Real Madrid. 

GOAL understands that progress has been made in their pursuit of the Brazil midfielder, who is expected to cost around £60 million ($72m).



Man Utd in final Dest talks with Barcelona (Sport)

2022-08-18T16:33:03.000Z

Manchester United and Barcelona are in the final stages of negotiations over a deal for Sergino Dest.

Sport says the USMNT star could make a move to Old Trafford in a deal worth €20 million.

Inter move for Acerbi

2022-08-18T15:59:09.000Z

Francesco Acerbi could leave Lazio to join Inter this summer.

Calciomercato reports the 34-year-old defender may leave on loan provided Inter agree to pay the entirety of his salary.

Ronaldo wants Borussia Dortmund move (Bild)

2022-08-18T15:33:54.509Z

Cristiano Ronaldo has decided he wants to join Borussia Dortmund this summer, Bild reports.

The Portugal star wants to leave Manchester United to play in the Champions League but has not been able to find a new destination until now.

NYRB turn down Morgan offers

2022-08-18T15:09:47.169Z

New York Red Bulls have turned down two offers for Lewis Morgan.

According to 90min, Championship sides are after the Scottish forward.

Nottingham Forest set to sign Wolves' Gibbs-White

2022-08-18T14:21:00.475Z

Newly promoted Premier League side Nottingham Forest are closing in on signing Wolves' attacking midfielder Morgan Gibbs-White, reports The Telegraph.

Reportedly Wolves have already accepted Forest's offer of £25m up front and  £7-10m in add-ons for the English youngster. The total deal could go up to a maximum of £42.5m.

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Man Utd's Amad Diallo could join Nice on loan

2022-08-18T13:46:31.185Z

Ligue 1 club Nice are looking to sign Manchester United forward Amad Diallo on loan this summer, according to Football Insider.

Reportedly the Red Devils' boss Erik ten Hag has decided to send the 20-year-old out on loan for further development of the player and France could be his possible next destination.

Hudson-Odoi could leave Chelsea on loan

2022-08-18T13:39:50.694Z

Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi is set to leave the club on loan this summer and Newcastle United could be his possible destination, reports The Northern Echo.

Other than the Magpies, Southampton and Borussia Dortmund are also tracking the out of favour Chelsea star.

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Ndombele set to complete loan move to Napoli (Romano)

2022-08-18T11:54:57.971Z

Arsenal youngster heading to Hull on loan

2022-08-18T10:46:19.149Z

Arsenal youngster Salah Oulad M'Hand is all set to join Hull City on loan this summer, reports GOAL's Charles Watts.

Hull are set to sign the 18-year-old midfielder on loan now with an option to buy next summer. An announcement is expected in the next 24 hours.

Man Utd need to shell out big bucks for Antony

2022-08-18T10:30:34.000Z

Manchester United will have to spend heavily if they want to sign Antony from Ajax, according to the Daily Mail.

The Red Devils, reportedly, need to pay £67.5million in order to lure Antony from the reigning Eredivisie champions. United boss Erik ten Hag is believed to be an admirer of the Dutch footballer.

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Southampton close to sign Man Utd's James Garner

2022-08-18T10:00:52.000Z

Southampton are the frontrunners to sign Manchester United midfielder James Garner this summer, reports Manchester Evening News.

Reportedly three other clubs, Nottingham Forest, Tottenham Hotspur and Everton are also keen on adding the player to their ranks but the Saints are currently leading the race.

Crystal Palace hold talks to re-sign Wan-Bissaka

2022-08-18T09:05:39.740Z

Out of favour Manchester United right-back, Aaron Wan-Bissaka could head back to Crystal Palace this summer, according to Evening Standard.

Under new coach Erik ten Hag, Diogo Dalot has been preferred in the right-back position instead of the Wan-Bissaka. Palace have held talks with the Red Devils in order to bring back the English international to Selhurst Park.

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Newcastle prepare bid for Joao Pedro (Romano)

2022-08-18T08:35:48.000Z

Barcelona eye move for Thomas Meunier

2022-08-18T08:09:50.880Z

FC Barcelona have made Belgian full-back Thomas Meunier their transfer target in the ongoing summer window, reports MundoDeportivo.

After missing out on Cesar Azpilicueta, who extended his contract with Chelsea, Xavi Hernandez has reportedly asked the club to rope Meunier.

Chelsea wants Casemiro!

2022-08-18T07:41:09.085Z

Chelsea are interested in roping in Brazilian midfielder Casemiro from Real Madrid this summer, according to 90min.

Other than the Blues, Manchester United too are keen on signing the 30-year-old defensive midfielder but Real Madrid would only think of letting the player leave if they receive an offer somewhere around €60m.

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Benfica's Goncalo Ramos in Southampton's radar

2022-08-18T07:20:37.000Z

Southampton are keen on signing Benfica forward Goncalo Ramos, reports Talksport.

The Saints are reportedly ready to pay £25million as transfer fee for the forward which will the maximum amount they have ever paid. They also face stern competition from Newcastle United and Wolves are also interested in the Portuguese player.

West Ham out of race to sign Chelsea's Emerson

2022-08-18T07:00:00.000Z

West Ham United have reportedly pulled out of the race to sign Chelsea full-back Emerson Palmieri, according to the Daily Mail.

Chelsea are reportedly asking for £15 million for the Italian which the Hammers are not winning to pay.

Brighton want Chelsea's Gilmour

2022-08-18T06:36:32.135Z

Brighton & Hove Albion are interested in signing Chelsea Billy Gilmour on a permanent deal, according to the Daily Mail.

The Blues midfielder is being eyed as a replacement for Moises Caicedo who could join Manchester United this summer.

Man Utd eye Asmir Begovic

2022-08-18T06:16:11.863Z

Manchester United are keen on signing Everton goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, reports Telegraph.

The 35-year-old custodian is being eyed as a backup for David De Gea although Everton are keen to retain Begovic's services.

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Matheus Nunes joins Wolves

2022-08-18T06:06:32.014Z

Forest target Odriozola

2022-08-17T23:26:10.000Z

Nottingham Forest are working on the signing of Alvaro Odriozola from Real Madrid.

AS reports the Premier League side are looking to continue their busy summer window business by signing the right-back, who is not part of Carlo Ancelotti's plans.

Man Utd move for five players (Telegraph)

2022-08-17T23:21:53.000Z

Manchester United are trying to sign five more players before the end of the transfer window.

The Telegraph reports they are after a new right-back, two midfielders, a winger and a striker.

Borussia Dortmund’s Thomas Meunier, Chelsea winger Christian Pulisic, Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro, Lazio’s Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang are all among their list of targets reported by the outlet.

Napoli near Raspadori signing

2022-08-17T23:19:48.000Z

Napoli are on the verge of signing Giacomo Raspadori from Sassuolo, Calciomercato says.

The 22-year-old forward reached an agreement with the Stadio San Paolo some time ago and now the two clubs have finally struck a deal that will likely see him join Napoli by the end of the week.

PSG plot £59m Bernardo Silva bid (The Times)

2022-08-17T22:40:00.000Z

Paris Saint-Germain are trying to sign Bernardo Silva from Manchester City.

According to The Times, the French club are willing to pay £59 million ($71m) to land the Portugal star this summer.

Atletico confident Man Utd target Cunha will stay

2022-08-16T23:24:36.000Z

Atletico Madrid are not worried about the prospect of losing Matheus Cunha this summer, GOAL understands.

Manchester United are after the 23-year-old but Atletico will not let him go for anything less than his release clause, which is believed to be in excess of €100 million ($102m/£84m), and they believe that will deter the Red Devils.