Arsenal, Tottenham and Chelsea have all reportedly made offers as the transfer window intensifies. The start of the Premier League season could grab headlines as things stand, although the three London giants are all expected to work through what remains of the window to try and challenge the top end of the league. League.
Arsenal have already spent big on a Porto player this summer and have now reportedly turned their attention to Pepe, the winger who replaced Luis Diaz when he moved to Liverpool. A bid of £34million has reportedly been floated, with Mikel Arteta previously hinting he remains keen to strengthen his squad. At Chelsea, meanwhile, the club have made no secret of their desire to sign Wesley Fofana and the Blues could make a new offer this week for the Leicester City star. At Spurs, Nicolo Zaniolo continues to be linked and new reports suggest a loan offer has now been made.
Barcelona plan Bernando Silva transfer
Much has been said about Barcelona’s transfer activities this summer amid financial problems at Camp Nou.
Still, the club continues to try to bring in big-name players.
Now, according to Sport, Barca are preparing a move for Bernando Silva and have the money to sign the Manchester City star.
A penny for the thoughts of Frenkie De Jong…
Manchester United players want Cristiano Ronaldo SOLD
The Cristiano Ronaldo saga at Manchester United turns into a farce.
Obviously, the 37-year-old wants to leave the club but he remains one of the main talking points at Old Trafford.
According to The Sun, several members of the United squad want him sold as soon as possible.
Destiny Medical Udogy at Tottenham
It’s busy at Tottenham!
According to Fabrizio Romano, Udinese full-back Destiny Udogie is set to undergo a medical before his move to the club but is likely to remain on loan in Serie A.
Tottenham launch Nicolo Zaniolo offer
Considering the amount of business Tottenham made at a relatively early stage, things have slowed down lately.
Yet Antonio Conte is a man renowned for his desire to see the club he works for grow as strong as he can and links with a move for Nicolo Zaniolo are refusing to leave.
According to the Daily Express, Spurs have made a loan offer for the Roma star on a permanent £20million transfer next summer.
Chelsea to make improved Wesley Fofana offer amid transfer talks
Chelsea have apparently made no secret of their desire to sign Leicester City defender Wesley Fofana.
Two offers are thought to have been snubbed and the Foxes would hold out for a world record fee.
According to football.london, the Blues will launch a new and improved offer this week.
Arsenal make £34m offer for Pepe
Arsenal have already splashed big on one of Porto’s players this summer in Fabio Vieira, who is yet to make his debut after picking up an injury on arrival.
The club are now believed to have launched a huge offer for one of their former teammates.
According to Bola, Arsenal have launched a £34million bid for Pepe, who replaced Luis Diaz when he joined Liverpool.
Is Fofana the right man for Chelsea?
It was telling that Thomas Tuchel used the ‘for now’ caveat to describe Thiago Silva’s importance to Chelsea following their win over Everton on Saturday, writes Dan Kilpatrick of Standard Sport…
Tuchel knows that Silva, who turns 38 next month, cannot sustain his extraordinary levels indefinitely, and it is accepted at Stamford Bridge that their reliance on the Brazilian will need to decrease over the course of the season.
Read Dan’s full review here.
September 1 is the transfer deadline day at the end of this summer window.
Premier League clubs will have until 11pm BST, while Italy and Germany have a deadline of 5pm local time.
The Spanish transfer window ends at 10:59 p.m., an hour earlier than in France. Nothing is ever easy.
ICYMI: Werner seals Chelsea exit
Chelsea have confirmed the sale of Timo Werner to RB Leipzig.
Two years after the Blues paid £47.5million to sign the German striker, the club have agreed to sell him back to Leipzig after a comeback of 29 goals in 83 appearances.
The Bundesliga side will shell out £20m to sign Werner with an additional £5m in add-ons for his permanent transfer.
Read the full story.
Nice could interfere in the agreement with Casadei
Chelsea could be beaten against Cesare Casadei by Nice.
The French club are studying a deal with Inter Milan which could include a buyout option.
A fee of around £17million has been announced for the Italian teenager following two rejected offers, as reported by Fabrizio Romano.