Latest transfer news in the football world this evening Wednesday August 7, 2019
Watford have confirmed the signing of Danny Welbeck from Arsenal on a free transfer after he left the Emirate Stadium at the end of last season.
According to reports, Sporting Lisbon star Bruno Fernandes would not be sold unless the club receives an offer of €70m up front. Tottenham have made a bid but it was way short of the club’s valuation for the midfielder.
Tottenham have reportedly made new offers for Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis with an offer in the range of €60m which is €10m short of Betis’ valuation.
According to reports, Barcelona star Philippe Coutinho is unlikely to return to the Premier League this summer after he rejected a loan move to Tottenham. The Brazilian midfielder and the Spanish side would prefer a permanent move away from the club but have placed him on an £80m price-tag.
Kevin Trapp have finally signed for German side Eintracht Frankfurt on a five-year contract from Paris Saint-Germain.
Bristol have completed the signing of Benfica fullback Pedro Pereira on loan for a single season with an option to buy.
Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku is reportedly still waiting to leave the club and has stayed put in Belgium where he is presently training with Anderlecht after news he would be banished to United’s under 23 if he comes back to Old Trafford.
Sampdoria have excluded Dennis Praet from their pre-season friendly against Spezia this night as speculations concerning his future continues.
Everton have reportedly ended their interest in Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure after failing in their second £36.7m bid.
Manchester United have rejected Everton’s bid to sign defender Chris Smalling on a season-long loan.
According to reports, Everton made a £30m bid for Arsenal star Alex Iwobi.
Feyenoord have completed the signing of 20-year Liverpool defender George Johnston on a two-year deal.
Real Madrid are ready to offer PSG £111m plus midfielder Luka Modric to sign Brazilian star Neymar. Barcelona are reportedly also making effort to sign him but they must first sell Philippe Coutinho before they can sign him.
According to reports, Arsenal are on the radar of signing Chelsea defender David Luiz who skipped the Stamford Bridge side’s training today.
Tottenham are getting set to sign Fulham left-back Ryan Sessegnon for a £25m fee plus 19-year old Josh Onomah.
Norwich have reportedly made a £15m bid for Alexis Claude-Maurice from FC Lorient who is also attracting interest from Rennes and West Ham.
AC Milan have confirmed the signing of Leo Duarte from Flamengo on a five-year deal for a £9.9m fee.
AS Monaco have made a bid for Liverpool forward Xherdan Shaqiri who will be available for a huge price or on a season-long loan.
Manchester United are still in talks with Inter Milan over the transfer of forward Romelu Lukaku from the Old Trafford side to the Serie A side.
According to reports, Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha has handed in his transfer request at the club and his move out of the club may be sanctioned in a few days.
Serie A side Napoli are ready to demand a fee of £23m for the transfer of Elseid Hysaj to Tottenham who will replace Kieran Trippier who left for Atletico Madrid early this summer.
Tottenham have reportedly had talks with La Liga side Atletico Madrid over the transfer of midfielder Christian Eriksen who is in the last year of his contract at the club.
That would be all for now, Good Evening!!!