Transfer News LIVE – Deadline Day: Latest done deals across Europe
LIVE – TRANSFER DEADLINE DAY: Manchester United try to get THREE incoming deals over the line today, Arsenal face a blow in their Houssem Aouar chase… and will it be a big day for Chelsea? All the latest before the window shuts tonight
- The English and Scottish transfer window closes today at 11pm BST
- Everton seal signing of Ben Godfrey from Norwich City in deal worth £30m
- Sportsmail provides all the latest updates as clubs look to get deals over the line
- READ: Comprehensive Premier League club-by-club list of 2020 summer moves
- Catch all the latest transfer news and done deals from around the world here
Transfer deadline day is upon us and following the weekend’s drama in the Premier League, some will be hoping to be a lot more active than others.
Manchester United will hope to bolster their ranks in attack and defence following a 6-1 capitulation at home to Tottenham but they won’t be the only side looking to strengthen on the final day of the transfer window.
Sportsmail‘s DAN RIPLEY will provide you with all the latest updates from the transfer window, including all the negotiations and done deals across the Premier League and Europe on transfer deadline day.
Chris Smalling’s agent James Featherstone has put a private plane on standby to fly to Italy today.
The Manchester United defender is awaiting news of whether Roma and the Old Trafford club can reach accord on his transfer, which Sportsmail understands still has plenty of negotiations before a deal can be agreed.
More to follow…
Bayern Munich set to miss out on Callum Hudson-Odoi AGAIN
The European champions have been long-time admirers of the winger, having been tracking him for well over a year.
However, their latest bid which would have included a loan with an option to buy has been turned down by the Blues.
Southampton hope to spring shock by resigning Theo Walcott
It was at Southampton where Walcott made his debut as a 16-year-old before moving to Arsenal, but now the forward could be set for a return to St Mary’s.
Fulham hopeful of deal for Chelsea’s Ruben Loftus-Cheek
Could be a busy day for Scott Parker’s men, and it’s understandable given their miserable start to the season which has seen them lose their opening four Premier League games.
A loan deal for Loftus-Cheek who is set to struggle for first-team football at Chelsea this term appears to be the most likely transfer.
DONE DEAL: Everton land Ben Godfrey from Norwich City
The defender has penned a five-year-deal at Goodison Park, with more details here…
Arsenal outcast Guendouzi undegoing medical at Hertha Berlin
Matteo Guendouzi looked to be a bright midfield prospect under Unai Emery but he has got on the wrong side of Mikel Arteta inside the last year, and the Gunners outcast is now heading for the exit door at the Emirates Stadium.
Telles and Edinson Cavani may be expected through the doors at Old Trafford at some point today, but there is still that desire to land a winger which has eluded them all summer.
Jadon Sancho while unlikely is still a target, and there is also still Ousmane Dembele (below) as an option too, who are Barcelona are keen to offload.
Fulham open talks with Lyon for Danish defender Joachim Andersen
Fulham’s defence has more holes than a sieve right now so no surprise to see them keen to get involved with deadline day early on. Anderson has commanded attention in Italy but would fancy a move to the Premier League.
Man Utd agree £15.4m fee for Porto defender Alex Telles
Monday could start a lot happier than Sunday ended for the Red Devils. A new left back is set to be incoming following a medical last night.
Sportsmail understands this may also pave the way for Brandon Williams to join Southampton on loan..
Arsenal dealt transfer blow after Aouar claims he is STAYING at Lyon
Let’s get the disappointment out the way early on shall we, Arsenal fans? Aouar appears to hint he isn’t going anywhere today.
Lyon ‘confirm Memphis Depay has an agreement with Barcelona’
This deal had looked off at the weekend but now Lyon sporting director Juninho Pernambucano has suggested this one has not been called off just yet…
Usually these sorts of occasions come in the dog days of summer or the heart of winter, but 2020 isn’t the kind of year bringing us the orthodox. The weekend’s Premier League action being a prime example.
Still though, one thing that shouldn’t change is the excitement transfer deadline day brings and when you apply the ‘2020 factor’ today could prove to be stark raving bonkers.
Good morning all and welcome to our live coverage of all the news and drama as it unfolds. First up in a sec, some news on Memphis Depay (below)…
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