Football Transfer Rumours and News

Football rumours from the media – 15th February, 2017

What the papers say Arsenal and Chelsea are monitoring Luke Shaw‘s contract negotiations at Manchester United, the Daily Mirror reports. While Jose Mourinho has said a new deal at Old Trafford for…

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say Arsenal are readying to pull out all the stops to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and club bosses have flown to Germany for talks with Borussia Dortmund, according to the…

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say West Brom will let defender Jonny Evans leave the Hawthorns for Manchester City – as long as the price is right, the Sun reports. The paper said West…

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say Manchester United’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan reportedly wants more money to move (Martin Rickett/PA) Alexis Sanchez’s highly anticipated move to Manchester United either lies in the hands of Henrikh Mkhitaryan…

Football rumours from the media – 9th January, 2018

What the papers say Chelsea’s attempts to sign Juventus left-back Alex Sandro have stalled due to the Italian club’s asking price, the Telegraph reports. The paper says Juventus are demanding about £60million…

Football rumours from the media – 5th January, 2018

What the papers say Chelsea are close to bringing in Ross Barkley to Stamford Bridge in a £15million deal, the Daily Mail reports. The current Premier League champions attempted to sign the…

Football rumours from the media – 4th January, 2018

What the papers say Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho wants to sign Tottenham’s Danny Rose, but is facing resistance from the board, according to the Daily Mail. Mourinho is said to see…

Football rumours from the media – 22nd December, 2017

What the papers say Manchester United eyeing Borussia Dortmund starlet Christian Pulisic https://t.co/XsDrZdnEL4 — MailOnline Sport (@MailSport) December 21, 2017 Manchester United are keen on USA winger Christian Pulisic, the tabloids. The…

Football rumours from the media – 8th December, 2017

What the papers say Sam Allardyce is plotting a £60million bid for Borussia Dortmund forward PIERRE-EMERICK AUBAMEYANG, the Daily Mirror reports. Everton’s new manager is said to view the Gabon international, 28,…

Football rumours from the media – 7th December, 2017

What the papers say Real Madrid have made contact with Chelsea’s Eden Hazard after manager Zinedine Zidane was given permission to make a move for the Belgian international. Zidane is said to…

Football rumours from the media – 27th November, 2017

What the papers say Manchester City are monitoring Real Sociedad defender Inigo Martinez ahead of the January transfer window, tabloids report. The Spaniard, 26, was reportedly lined up for a move to…

Football rumours from the media – 20th November, 2017

What the papers say Speculation about Danny Rose’s future at Tottenham continues to mount with the Mirror reporting that Manchester United will be offering the London club £40million for the left-back in…

Football rumours from the media – 8th November, 2017

What the papers say With Juan Mata out of contract next summer, Real Madrid are poised to make an offer for the Manchester United midfielder, according to the Daily Express. The 29-year-old…

Football rumours from the media – 1st November, 2017

What the papers say Arsenal will have to compete with several other clubs, including Barcelona, to secure Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar in a summer deal, according to reports. The Spanish giants, along…

Football rumours from the media – 31st October, 2017

What the papers say Sam Allardyce has indicated he would consider taking over as Everton boss, although it may cost the club £2million to sign him up immediately, the Independent reports. The…

Football rumours from the media – 26th October, 2017

What the papers say Philippe Coutinho is still a wanted man, according to the Daily Mirror. The saga of the Liverpool attacking midfielder has been rumbling on since the summer transfer window…

Football rumours from the media – 24th October, 2017

What the papers say The list of names linked with the vacant Everton manager’s job has continued to grow following Ronald Koeman’s dismissal from Goodison Park. The Mirror reports that former Borussia…

Football rumours from the media – 20th October, 2017

What the papers say Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has told his team-mates he will sign for Manchester United, according to the Mirror. The Germany international is out of contract at the end…

Football rumours from the media – 19th October, 2017

What the papers say Crystal Palace are reportedly ready to step up their interest in Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun, according to the Mirror. The 26-year-old has been linked to Newcastle and Tottenham,…

Football rumours from the media – 16th October, 2017

What the papers say Southampton defender Ryan Bertrand is on the radar of Manchester City, the Daily Mail reports. Pep Guardiola was said to be interested in the England international this summer,…

Football rumours from the media – 12th October 2017

What the papers say Jose Mourinho’s time at Manchester United could be extended by another five years, according to tabloids. The manager, who joined United for three years in 2016, looks set…

Football rumours from the media – 26th September, 2017

What the papers say Philippe Coutinho could be heading for a possible January exit from Liverpool after reportedly reiterating his desire to join Barcelona. According to Spanish newspaper Sport, the LaLiga leaders…

Football rumours from the media – 22nd September, 2017

What the papers say Manchester City could see their bid for Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez overtaken by Paris St Germain, according to the tabloid. Following an unsuccessful £60million attempt in the previous transfer…

Football rumours from the media – 15th September, 2017

What the papers say Mesut Ozil is eyeing a move to Manchester United when his contract with Arsenal expires next summer, tabloids report. The Germany international, 28, has reportedly turned down an…

Football rumours from the media – 14th September, 2017

What the papers say Barcelona may have lost interest in signing Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho, says the Mirror. The Spanish side made three bids for the forward which were refused and may now…

5 late summer movers set to make debuts for new clubs

The Premier League resumes this weekend after an eventful end to the summer transfer window. Although the likes of Alexis Sanchez, Virgil van Dijk and Riyad Mahrez were all forced to stay…

Football rumours from the media – 5th September 2017

What the papers say Manchester United will again try to sign Gareth Bale next summer, according to tabloids. Jose Mourinho wanted to bring the Wales international to Old Trafford as he searches…

Football rumours from the media – 4th September 2017

What the papers say Lionel Messi is considering his Barcelona future after becoming frustrated with the club’s transfer activity this summer, The Sun claims. The 30-year-old Argentina forward, who has been linked…

Leicester City wait for Adrien Silva clearance

Leicester are awaiting international clearance to complete the transfer of Adrien Silva from Sporting Lisbon. The Premier League club are confident they managed to sign the Portugal midfielder in time, after being…

Swansea striker Fernando Llorente seals Spurs switch

Tottenham ended deadline day with a flourish by completing the signing of striker Fernando Llorente from Swansea. The 32-year-old Spaniard, who was also a reported target for Chelsea, has sealed a move…

The lighter side of transfer deadline day

Transfer deadline day is a serious affair for managers, players and supporters as clubs scramble around to complete last-minute deals. The day itself has become a fixture on most footballing calendars as…

Transfer Deadline Day timeline live

This summer’s transfer deadline day is shaping up to be one of the most exciting and dramatic in recent years. Key moves – Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal to Liverpool – Serge Aurier…

Spurs seal £23m deal for PSG defender Serge Aurier

Tottenham have completed the signing of Ivorian defender Serge Aurier from Paris St Germain. Press Association Sport understands Spurs will pay around £23million for Aurier, who has agreed a five-year contract at…

Transfer deadline day dramas

Premier League clubs have little time remaining to strengthen their squads before the transfer window shuts on August 31. Here, we look at some of the most memorable deadline-day dramas. Benjani (Martin…

Tottenham defender Wimmer makes £18m move to Stoke

Stoke have completed the signing of defender Kevin Wimmer from Premier League rivals Tottenham for £18million. The 24-year-old Austria international has agreed a five-year deal with Mark Hughes’ Potters. ???? New signing…

Naby Keita agrees to join Liverpool in 2018

Liverpool have agreed a deal for RB Leipzig midfielder Naby Keita to join the Merseyside club from July 1 next year. #LFC have agreed a deal with RB Leipzig for the future…

Football rumours from the media – 29th August 2017

What the papers say Chelsea want to make a triple swoop for England trio Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Danny Drinkwater and Ross Barkley before the transfer window closes, according to the Telegraph. Is Diego…

The biggest deals of summer 2017

Kylian Mbappe’s widely-expected move from Monaco to Paris St Germain would be just the latest big-money deal of a stunning summer. Premier League clubs celebrated last season’s new broadcast deal by breaking…

Football rumours from the media – 28th August 2017

What the papers say Frank de Boer is fighting for his job as Crystal Palace manager, according to the Guardian.The Eagles have lost the first three Premier League games under the Dutchman’s…

Ousmane Dembele makes Barcelona switch for £96.8million

Ousmane Dembele has joined Barcelona from Borussia Dortmund on a five-year contract, the LaLiga club have announced. The Catalan giants signed the highly-rated France international for 105million Euros (£96.8million) – the second…

Football rumours from the media – 23rd August 2017

What the papers say Just 24 hours after appearing to give up on signing Philippe Coutinho, Barcelona are back in for Liverpool’s playmaker, according to tabloids. Barca, who had an offer of…

Football rumours from the media – 22nd August 2017

What the papers say As if Paris St Germain were not already dominating the headlines during this window, they could be closing in on another sensational transfer swoop, according to Sky Italia.…

Tottenham capture Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez

Tottenham’s long wait for a summer signing ended with the announcement of a move for Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez subject to a medical and the granting of a work permit. The 21-year-old…

Football rumours from the media – 18th August 2017

What the papers say The Philippe Coutinho-to-Barcelona transfer saga could rumble on until the end of the window with the Catalan club admitting it will be difficult to prise the Brazilian playmaker…

Gabriel heading towards Arsenal exit

Arsenal defender Gabriel is closing in on a move to Valencia as Gunners boss Arsene Wenger begins the process of trimming his squad. Wenger has made no secret of the fact he…

Football rumours from the media – 17th August 2017

What the papers say Tottenham are yet to sign anybody during this transfer window, and are instead fending off further interest in their current players. Tabloids report that chairman Daniel Levy has…

Gylfi Sigurdsson leaves Swansea for Everton in club-record move

Everton have announced they have completed the club-record signing of Gylfi Sigurdsson from Swansea on a five-year contract. ????⚪️ | Welcome to Everton, Gylfi Sigurdsson! ➡️ https://t.co/8AudoOZVWG#WelcomeGylfi pic.twitter.com/YJQLo1x9Qs — Everton (@Everton) August…

Joselu completes move to Newcastle from Stoke

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez finally received some good news on the transfer front after signing Stoke striker Joselu. The 27-year-old Spaniard has signed a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee, believed to…

Football rumours from the media – 16th August 2017

What the papers say L’Equipe reports Tottenham have agreed a deal to sign Paris St Germain right-back Serge Aurier to replace Kyle Walker, but must wait on a court ruling before they…

Gylfi Sigurdsson poised to complete Everton move

Everton have agreed a deal worth up to £45million for Swansea playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson. The Icelandic playmaker will undergo a medical on Wednesday to finally complete his protracted transfer to Goodison Park,…

Wes Brown makes Indian move

Former Manchester United and England defender Wes Brown has signed for Indian Super League side Kerala Blasters. Brown, 37, released by Blackburn at the end of last season, is reunited with the…

Gareth Barry closing in on move to West Brom

Gareth Barry is set to undergo a medical at West Brom today ahead of a proposed move from Everton, Press Association Sport understands. The 36-year-old midfielder is expected to sign a 12-month…

Football rumours from the media – 15th Aug 2017

What the papers say Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain continues to be linked with a move away from Arsenal. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is concerned about the size of his squad and sees the 23-year-old…

Stoke ‘keen to recruit PSG striker Jese’

Stoke boss Mark Hughes hopes to clinch a loan deal for Paris St Germain striker Jese Rodriguez. Press Association Sport understands officials from the Potteries club are locked in negotiations with the…

Liverpool’s owners rule out sale of Philippe Coutinho

Liverpool’s owners have ruled out accepting any bids for playmaker Philippe Coutinho, seemingly ending the prospect of a move to Barcelona. The Catalans are understood to have had two bids turned down…

Newcastle in talks to sign Chelsea’s Kenedy on loan

Newcastle are engaged in ongoing talks with Chelsea over a loan deal for midfielder Kenedy. Reports have suggested the Magpies have all but sealed a move for the 21-year-old Brazilian, who can…

Andre Gray makes club-record switch to Watford

Watford have confirmed the signing of striker Andre Gray from Burnley for a club-record transfer fee. Gray, 26, has penned a five-year contract with the Hornets, in what is understood to be…

Football rumours from the media – 9th August 2017

What the papers say The future of Philippe Coutinho dominates Wednesday morning’s transfer talk as the Liverpool playmaker continues to be linked with Barcelona. The Mirror claims the LaLiga club want to…

Football rumours from the media – 8th August 2017

What the papers say Manchester United are interested in signing Tottenham defender Danny Rose, according to the Mirror. United have reportedly turned their attention to signing the England international, despite the 27-year-old…

Fosu-Mensah set for Crystal Palace loan switch

Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah is set to join Crystal Palace on a season-long loan, Press Association Sport understands. The 19-year-old Dutch defender, signed from Ajax in 2014, made his first-team breakthrough…

Football rumours from the media – 7th August 2017

What the papers say The Daily Star claim Barcelona will offer Liverpool £120million to sign Philippe Coutinho. Tabloids say Barcelona are increasingly confident of finalising a deal this week – potentially for…

Football rumours from the media – 5th August 2017

What the papers say The Independent claim Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim has hinted that 18-year-old striker Kylian Mbappe could leave before the closure of the transfer window for a big enough offer.…

Fernando leaves Manchester City to sign for Galatasaray

Fernando has left Manchester City for Galatasaray on a three-year contract. The Brazil midfielder joined City from Porto in 2014 and made 101 appearances across three seasons. “It’s been a pleasure to…

Leicester capture Kelechi Iheanacho from Manchester City

Leicester have announced the signing of Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho on a five-year contract for an undisclosed fee from Manchester City. #WelcomeKelechi pic.twitter.com/FcoO4QFStk — Leicester City (@LCFC) August 3, 2017

Football rumours from the media – 3rd August 2017

What the papers say L’Equipe report that Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe has decided to leave the club, with Real Madrid, Manchester City and Paris St Germain in the race to sign him.…

Football rumours from the media – 2nd August 2017

What the papers say Manchester United are interested in signing Paris St-Germain’s right-back Serge Aurier, according to the Daily Mirror. The Daily Express say a £27million fee has been agreed for the…

Football rumours from the media – July 31st 2017

What the papers say The Daily Mail reports that Everton are prepared to hold out for £35million for England midfielder Ross Barkley, despite the 23-year-old only having a year remaining on his…

Football rumours from the media – 28 July 2017

What the papers say The Sun reports that Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is keen to take Ross Barkley and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Stamford Bridge. The Italian is said to be planning a…

Football rumours from the media – 27th July 2017

What the papers say The Independent reports that Real Madrid’s £160million move for Kylian Mbappe could see Gareth Bale sold to Manchester United. Bale has made it known he is only interested…

Gylfi Sigurdsson back in first-team training with Swansea

Gylfi Sigurdsson has rejoined training with the Swansea first-team squad after missing the club’s pre-season tour of the United States. The Everton target withdrew from the Swans’ three-match Stateside trip two weeks…

Football rumours from the media – 26th July 2017

What the papers say Liverpool insist Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho is not for sale at any price but the Daily Star reports that Barcelona are preparing an £80million bid. The Reds have…

Football rumours from the media – 25 July 2017

What the papers say Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez is willing to take a pay cut in order to move to Manchester City, according to the Independent. Bayern Munich, Juventus and Paris St…

Javier Hernandez completes West Ham move on three-year deal

West Ham have completed the signing of Mexico international Javier Hernandez from Bayer Leverkusen for £16million. The 29-year-old former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker has signed a three-year contract with the…

Football rumours from the media – 24 July 2017

What the papers say One of the summer’s longest transfer sagas looks like coming to an end, as Neymar is set to stay at Barcelona. The Brazilian has been continually linked with…

Football rumours from the media – 21st July 2017

What the papers say Barcelona have set their sights on signing Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho, according to the Daily Mail. The Spanish club have bid £72million for the Brazil international and are…

Football rumours from the media – 20th July 2017

What the papers say Barcelona are lining up a move for Monaco star Kylian Mbappe as a potential replacement for Neymar, reports the Daily Mail. The Brazilian looks increasingly likely to join…

Football rumours from the media – 18 July 2017

What the papers say Chelsea’s search for a striker looks set to hit more problems, with the Daily Star reporting that they are ready to pull the plug on their pursuit of…

Everton sign Cuco Martina on a free transfer

Cuco Martina has been reunited with his old Southampton boss Ronald Koeman after moving to Everton on a free transfer. The right-back, 27, was out of contract with the Saints after two…

Football rumours from the media – 17 July 2017

What the papers say Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk is considering handing in a transfer request in an effort to force through a move to Liverpool, according to the Sun. However, the…

Arsene Wenger: No Arsenal offer for Kylian Mbappe

Arsenal have not made a bid for in-demand Monaco star Kylian Mbappe, manager Arsene Wenger has revealed. The 18-year-old France forward scored 26 goals in all competitions as Monaco won Ligue 1…

Football rumours from the media – 14 July 2017

What the papers say The Independent reports that West Ham are set to beat Newcastle to the loan signing of Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart. The deal is expected to include an…

Sunderland sign Aiden McGeady and James Vaughan

Sunderland have announced the double signing of Aiden McGeady and James Vaughan. Republic of Ireland winger McGeady joins from Everton on a three-year deal and, given how he impressed for Preston in…

Januzaj leaves Manchester United for Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad have announced the signing of winger Adnan Januzaj from Manchester United. Press Association Sport understands the 22-year-old has joined the LaLiga outfit for an initial £8million – although the fee…

Ola Aina joins Hull on season-long loan from Chelsea

Hull have signed defender Ola Aina from Chelsea on a season-long loan. Aina, 20, is the Tigers’ first signing since Russian head coach Leonid Slutsky, a good friend of Chelsea owner Roman…

Football rumours from the media – 11 July 2017

What the papers say Take a look at training today as the champions got their pre-season underway… ???? https://t.co/aJCp9yh3sn — Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) July 10, 2017 Chelsea are preparing a move for…

Wayne Rooney insists he can contribute to Everton

Returning Everton striker Wayne Rooney insists he had not gone stale at Manchester United and still has plenty to offer his boyhood club. The 31-year-old signed a two-year deal after securing an…

Swansea seek £50million for playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson

Swansea have put a £50million price tag on Gylfi Sigurdsson, Press Association Sport understands. The move comes as the Icelandic playmaker continues to be heavily linked with Everton and Leicester. Swansea remain…

Football rumours from the media – 10 July 2017

What the papers say The Daily Mail reports that Everton are set to make an improved offer of £32million for Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson. The Swans have rebuffed numerous offers for the…

5 things you might not know about Romelu Lukaku

Manchester United have agreed a fee with Everton for the transfer of striker Romelu Lukaku. We look at five things you might not know about the 24-year-old, who was also linked with…

Burnley sign Jonathan Walters from Stoke

Burnley have signed Republic of Ireland striker Jonathan Walters from Stoke for an undisclosed fee. Walters, 33, has put pen to paper on a two-year deal to end his seven-year spell at…

Former Leeds defender Charlie Taylor joins Burnley

Burnley have confirmed the signing of defender Charlie Taylor from Leeds for a compensation fee yet to be agreed. Taylor, 23, out of contract on July 1 after turning down Leeds’ offer…

Football rumours from the media – 6 July 2017

What the papers say Manchester United are ready to beat Chelsea to the signing of Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku from Everton with the Daily Mail reporting they are set to eclipse their…

Huddersfield sign Steve Mounie in club-record deal

Huddersfield have signed Montpellier forward Steve Mounie for an undisclosed club record fee, the Premier League side have announced. CONFIRMED: Steve Mounié completes his transfer from @MontpellierHSC, penning a four year contract…

Football rumours from the media – 5 July 2017

What the papers say The Sun reports Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has been left out of the club’s pre-season tour of the United States and will complete a move back to…

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say West Ham are keen to bring former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez back to the Premier League, according to the Daily Telegraph. The 29-year-old has a year remaining…

Football rumours from the media – 3 July 2017

What the papers say Chelsea have enquired about Real Madrid’s in-demand full-back Danilo, according to Spanish newspaper Marca. The Brazilian has struggled to command a regular first-team spot during his two-year stay…