LIVE Transfer Updates: Tuesday, July 5
Major Done Deal: Manchester United Complete Zlatan Ibrahimovic Transfer
Major Transfer Story: Pep Guardiola Looking To Sign Two La Liga Superstars
Last Transfer Story Of The Day….
Atletico Madrid Complete Vrsaljko Signing
FICHAJE. ¡Es oficial! ¡Vrsaljko ha firmado por 5 temporadas!: https://t.co/NMwBZoOXtP #BienvenidoVrsaljko pic.twitter.com/G6F4QLdk4u
— Atlético de Madrid (@Atleti) July 5, 2016
The Croatia international has joined Atletico Madrid on a five-year deal from Sassuolo.
“Playing in Atletico is a big challenge for me, I’m very happy,” he told Atletico’s official website.
BBC Presenter: John Stones Wants To Join Man City
John Stones is one of the brightest talents in Europe, with the likes of Chelsea, Manchester United, Barcelona and City showing interest in the 22-year-old defender.
However, Pep Guardiola has reportedly beaten off competition for the talented defender, according to BBC Sport presenter Richard Askam, who claims that Stones has made up his mind to join the blue side of Manchester.
John Stones to Manchester City increasingly likely. Still way to go but player has certainly made his mind up #efc #mcfc
— richard askam (@richaskam) July 5, 2016
Everton are demanding £50 million for the centre-back.
Nani Complets A £7.5 million Move To Valencia
— Valencia CF English (@valenciacf_en) July 5, 2016
The Portuguese winger has decided to leave the Turkish giants and sign a three-year-deal with the La Liga club. He will be officially presented as a Valencia player in the coming days.
Swansea City Confirm Signing Of Leroy Fer From QPR On A Three-Year Contract
BREAKING NEWS: We are delighted to confirm the signing of @LeroyFer10 from @QPRFC. https://t.co/lMLVYQi3Em pic.twitter.com/eq5Iq0iuiw
— Swansea City AFC (@SwansOfficial) July 5, 2016
Another Paul Pogba story…
Jose Mourinho Tells Friends To Expect £80m Arrival At United
The Sun: Wenger To Hold Talks With Strike Duo
Arsene Wenger is keen to add firepower to his side after missing out on Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy, who snubbed Arsenal to sign a new deal with the Foxes.
Arsenal have since held talks with clubs and representatives of both Alexandre Lacazette and Romelu Lukaku.
Everton are demanding £65m for the Belgium international, while Lyon want £38m for the French international.
The Guardian: Paul Pogba’s Preferred Move
Paul Pogba has been linked with numerous top European clubs this summer. But according to latest reports, he is thought to favour a move from Juventus to Madrid.
The former Manchester United midfielder will only return to the Premier League if his first choice move to Real Madrid becomes impossible.
Mourinho spent a portion of his first day discussing transfer targets with Ed Woodward & stressed Pogba is his main priority. [Telegraph]
— José Mourinho-MUFC (@Utd_JM) July 4, 2016
The Sun: Arsenal Hoping To Land Kalidou Koulibaly Ahead Of EPL Rivals
Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, who has been subject of interest from Chelsea and United, could end up at Arsenal.
Bayern Munich are reportedly interested in Laurent Koscielny, and with departures of Flamini, Arteta and Rosicky, Arsene Wenger is in the market to bring the highly rated defender to the Emirates ahead of their Premier League rivals Chelsea and Manchester United, who have previously shown interest in the Napoli man.
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