Major Transfer Story: Chelsea Chasing Former Defender David Luiz
Aaannd… Sissoko Has Finally Found His Club
Garay Joins Valencia
Valencia have completed the signing of Zenit St Petersburg’s defender Ezequiel Garay.
Another Departure From Old Trafford
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 31, 2016
Wilshere Leaves Arsenal On Loan
— AFC Bournemouth (@afcbournemouth) August 31, 2016
AC Milan Target Grabbed By West Ham
— West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) August 31, 2016
Cuadrado Returns To Juventus On Three-Year Loan
— JuventusFC (@juventusfc) August 31, 2016
Second Transfer Roundup Of The Day
Chelsea Sign Marcos Alonso
Chelsea have signed Marcos Alonso from Fiorentina on a five-year contract, in a deal worth £23 million.
Fiorentina confirmed the deal on their official website by stating: “ACF Fiorentina announce that they have sold, on a permanent deal, the sporting rights to the footballer Marcos Alonso Mendoza to Chelsea Football Club.”
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) August 31, 2016
De Jong To Turkey
— Galatasaray EN (@Galatasaray) August 31, 2016
City’s Offer Knocked Back
According to L’Equipe, AS Monaco have rejected offer of around €40m from Man City for 17-year-old talent Kylian Mbappe.
Pogba Interested In Premier League Switch
According to Goal, Saint-Etienne centre-back Florentin Pogba could follow his brother Paul Pogba to the Premier League, after interest from Sunderland and Hull.
First Transfer Roundup Of The Day
Pochettino Keen On Reunion
Stoke City Confirm Signing Of Man City Striker
— Stoke City FC (@stokecity) August 31, 2016
It’s Announced By Both Clubs
Medical For City Flop
Manchester City flop Eliaquim Mangala is undergoing a medical at Valencia ahead of a season-long loan.
Leicester Agree Record ‘Slimani’ Deal
Multiple sources claim that Leicester City have agreed €35 million club record deal to sign Algeria international Slimani from Sporting.
Expect Some Late Action At Carrington
Tottenahm Eye Bundesliga Attacker
German publication Sport Bild understands Tottenham are preparing a £38m bid for Schalke’s attacking midfielder Max Meyer.
He’s In Big Demand!
Chelsea-bound Marcos Alonso having medical right now in Surrey.
— Jim White (@JimWhite) August 31, 2016
France National Team Confirms Sissoko Move
— Equipe de France (@equipedefrance) August 31, 2016
As per Sky Sports, the Newcastle midfielder is subject of a bid from Tottenham.
Mario To Undergo Nice Medical
French news outlet L’Equipe are reporting that Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli is set to undergo a medical with Ligue 1 side Nice today.
A Nice official told the newspaper: “If the situation works out, maybe late in the day, it will be done. If we don’t agree with Liverpool, he will leave again.”
Kick-Off… The Big Day Is Here!