Football Transfer Rumours and News

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…

Football rumours from the media – 30 June 2017

What the papers say Ander Herrera has no desire to join Barcelona this summer, writes the Daily Mail, with the midfielder eager to concentrate on his Manchester United career. Paris St Germain…

Bertrand Traore leaves Chelsea for Lyon

Chelsea forward Bertrand Traore has joined Lyon, the two clubs have announced. The Burkina Faso international, 21, has spent recent seasons on loan at Dutch clubs Vitesse Arnhem and Ajax and will…

Football rumours from the media – 26 June 2017

What the papers say Tottenham have laughed off speculation linking Manchester United with a summer bid for Harry Kane, with the Independent claiming Spurs chairman Daniel Levy values the England striker at…

Mario Balotelli signs new deal with Nice

Mario Balotelli has signed a new one-year contract with Nice. The former Manchester City striker, who joined the French club on a free transfer from Liverpool in August, scored 15 Ligue 1…

Watford sign midfielder Will Hughes from Derby

Watford have announced the signing of England Under-21 midfielder Will Hughes. The 22-year-old, currently in Poland with the Young Lions, will leave Derby for an undisclosed fee and has signed a five-year…

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say The Daily Telegraph claims Arsenal have held further talks with Lyon over signing Alexandre Lacazette for what would be a club-record £49million. The Gunners do not expect to…

Football rumours from the media – 23 June 2017

What the papers say Paris St Germain are determined to to beat Arsenal and Real Madrid to the signature of Monaco sensation Kylian Mbappe by launching a world-record £119million bid for the…

Liverpool closing in on Mohamed Salah deal

Liverpool are edging closer to securing the signature of Roma winger Mohamed Salah with the player undergoing the final stages of his medical on Thursday. Press Association Sport understands a deal of…

Juventus will allow Dani Alves to leave this summer

Juventus have agreed Dani Alves can leave the club this summer and talks are under way to secure an early release from his contract. The Brazilian right-back, formerly of Barcelona, has been…

Football rumours from the media – 21 June 2017

What the papers say Chelsea are preparing for life after Diego Costa by making a serious enquiry about prolific Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski. According to the Daily Mirror, the Pole is…

Newcastle closing in on Florian Lejeune deal

Newcastle are hopeful of completing a deal for Eibar defender Florian Lejeune within days. The Magpies have been locked in negotiations with the LaLiga outfit for some time over the 26-year-old Frenchman,…

Keeper Pickford completes £30 million Everton move

Everton have completed the signing of goalkeeper Jordan Pickford from Sunderland for a club record £30 million fee. ???????? | #EFC have signed goalkeeper Jordan Pickford for a Club-record fee on a…

Football rumours from the media – 15 June 2017

What the papers say Liverpool have been warned Roma’s ex-Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah will not come cheap. Is Mohamed Salah heading to Liverpool? (John Walton/EMPICS) The Italian club’s sporting director Monchi, quoted…

Football rumours from the media – 14 June 2017

What the papers say France’s impressive win over England may have reinforced Arsene Wenger’s desire to add to the cross-Channel contingent at Arsenal if Wednesday’s newspapers are to be believed. The Daily…

Football rumours from the media – 13 June 2017

What the papers say Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin, Chelsea ever-present Cesar Azpilicueta and Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho could be among the names in the frame as Ernesto Valverde begins his rebuild of Barcelona.…

I fancy overseas challenge, says Wales’ Joe Ledley

Wales midfielder Joe Ledley could be tempted by a move abroad as he weighs up his career options this summer. Ledley made nearly 100 appearances for Crystal Palace after joining from Celtic…

Andre Silva joins AC Milan

AC Milan have announced the signing of Andre Silva from Porto for an initial £33million. The 21-year-old Portugal international underwent his medical with Milan on Monday before putting the finishing touches on…

Daniel Candeias makes Rangers move

Rangers have signed winger Daniel Candeias from Benfica on a two-year contract. The 29-year-old wide player is a former Portugal age-group international who has yet to make a full international appearance. He…

Football rumours from the media – 9 June 2017

What the papers say Bayern Munich are preparing to make Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez their highest-paid player, according to the Daily Mirror. We really think you’ll enjoy this @Alexis_Sanchez interview Watch it…

5 things you may not know about Ederson

Ederson has completed his move to Manchester City from Benfica. Here are five things you may not know about the 23-year-old. 1. He has worked his way to the top ???????????????????????? pic.twitter.com/pIeR3RBYNU…

Football rumours from the media – 8 June 2017

What the papers say Manchester United dominate the gossip column, with their pursuit of Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata taking the headlines. The Daily Mirror are reporting that United have issued a…

Football rumours from the media – 7th June 2017

What the papers say Manchester United have made their first move in the summer transfer window by trying to sign Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata. Top player!! Nice to see you @AlvaroMorata…

Defender Virgil van Dijk keen on Liverpool move

Liverpool appear to have edged ahead in the race for in-demand Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk as the player has indicated he prefers a move to Anfield. Football Paradise understands the centre-back has…

Football rumours from the media – 5th June 2017

What the papers say Liverpool will meet the representatives of Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette in a bid to beat Manchester United to the 26-year-old’s signature, according to the Daily Express. Never stop…

Yaya Toure signs new Manchester City contract

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has signed a new one-year deal with the club having won over manager Pep Guardiola this season. The 34-year-old, whose existing deal expired this month, began the…

Football rumours from the media – 2nd June 2017

What the papers say L’Equipe claim Arsenal have made an £87million offer to sign Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe, the 18-year-old who scored 26 goals in all competitions for the Ligue 1 champions…