Live transfer news from around Europe’s top five leagues, right from the Premier League to Bundesliga.
PALACE ANNOUNCE DOUCORE SIGNING
Crystal Palace have announced the signing of former RC Lens midfielder Cheick Doucouré for a transfer fee of €22.6m initial fee + €5m bonuses. He has signed a 5 year contract for the Eagles.
BRENTFORD SET TO COMPLETE TWO DEALS
Brentford are set to complete two deals for former Lazio goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha and Hull city forward Keane Lewis Potter. They will be signing Strakosha on a free transfer whereas the Lewis Potter deal will cost them around £16m fee plus add-ons. Lewis Potter will sign a 6 year contract with the Bees.
VALENCIA INTERESTED IN CASTILLEJO
Valencia are interested in signing Spanish winger Samuel Castillejo from AC Milan this summer. Their new manager Genaro Gattuso admires the player and wants him at the club. He has already aggreed personal terms according to DiMarzio.
JUVENTUS IDENTIFY KOULIBALY AS DE LIGT REPLACEMENT
Juventus have identified Napoli center back Kalidou Koulibaly as a potential replacement for the reportedly departing Dutch defender Matthijs De Ligt. They want to sell De Ligt first to maintain their wage bill.
BAYERN DIRECTOR TO MEET DE LIGT’S REPRESENTATIVES
Bayern Munich sporting director Hasan Salihamidžić is travelling to Italy today to negotiate with Juventus over a potential deal for Dutch central defender Matthijs De Ligt. The defender has already made his mind up for joining Bayern and has rejected all other approaches.
FOREST ANNOUNCE NECO WILLIAMS SIGNING
Nottingham Forest have announced the signing of Welsh fullback Neco Williams from Liverpool for a transfer sum of £17.5m with add-ons included. Liverpool will also have 15% sell-on clause.
JUVE ANNOUNCE THE ARRIVAL OF POGBA
Juventus have announced the return of French midfielder Paul Pogba to Turin. He has been signed on a free transfer from Manchester United, for a contract till 2026.
SPORTING REACH AGREEMENT FOR TRINCAO
Sporting Lisbon have reached an agreement with Barcelona over the transfer of Portuguese forward Francisco Trincão. Transfer fee is expected to be in the region of €10m, with Barça having a buy back clause valid for the next 3 years.
RAPHINHA TO BARCA ALMOST DONE
Barcelona are on the verge of signing Brazilian winger Raphinha from Leeds United. According to multiple reports, both the clubs have reached an agreement on a deal worth £75m. The deal is expected to go through in the coming days.
DEMBÉLÉ ALL SET TO RENEW HIS CONTRACT
Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembélé is set to renew his contract with the Blaugrana. According to reports by Matte Moretto and MundoDeportivo, the French winger has agreed on a salary which is 40% lesser compared to what he rejected last December. Xavi was keen to hold onto Dembélé as he thinks he has a crucial part to play in his system.