Latest transfer news in the football world this afternoon…
Arsenal have reportedly set up disciplinary action against skipper Laurent Koscielny after he refused to travel with their pre-season squad as he is desperate to return to French side Bordeaux.
Steve Bruce is set to join Newcastle United to replace Rafa Benitez as their new manager and they will have to pay Sheffield Wednesday at least £5m for compensation.
Aymen Abdennour has reportedly left Valencia for Turkish side Kayserispor.
Arsenal have joined Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain in the race for Southampton star Cedric Soares who spent second half of the just completed season on loan at Inter Milan.
Porto have completed the signing of Ivan Marcano from AS Roma.
Manchester United star Romelu Lukaku reportedly missed the club’s training at Melbourne today as he sets his sight on moving to Inter Milan. It has however been confirmed that he was spotted in the Gym alongside Anthony Martial.
Galatasaray are reportedly in talks with Sevilla over the signing of former Manchester City star Fernando.
QPR are set to complete the signing of Stoke City star Geoff Cameron.
Manchester United are ready to make a move for Lazio star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic by preparing a £72m fee as they seek for Paul Pogba’s replacement.
Aston Villa have announced the signing of Konsa from Brentford for an undisclosed fee.
Former Brazilian star Rivaldo has stated he would like PSG star to return to Spanish giant Barcelona.
Napoli have revealed Real Madrid’s demand for James Rodriguez is outrageous even though they are still very much interested in signing him.
Real Madrid are reportedly no longer interested in signing PSG star Neymar who has been told he can leave the French side.
Juventus have increased their bid for Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt to £60m though Ajax are hanging on a £67m fee.
Celtic boss Neil Lennon is reportedly still interested in signing two new defenders before the end of the transfer window.
Leeds United have reportedly rejected Aston Villa’s £11m bid for forward Kalvin Phillips. Leeds reportedly wants £30m for him.
Roma have extended the contract of youngster Zan Celar until 2023.
Paris Saint-Germain have resumed talks with right-back Thomas Meunier over extension of his deal.
Liverpool have reportedly blocked another loan move for Ryan Kent to Rangers.
Sheffield Wednesday have signed Moses Odubajo on a free transfer.
That would be all for now, have a wonderful day.