In this transfer blog we will keep you informed of all the news up to and including the last day of the winter transfer period (31 January). Not only confirmed transfers, but also rumors are mentioned.
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Transfer updates · 5 minutes ago
'Babel completes season on a rental basis at Fulham'
Ryan Babel travels the Turkish Süper Lig for the English Premier League. The 32-year-old attacker from Besiktas was taken over by Fulham on a rental basis. The number nineteen from England has not yet confirmed the arrival of the 54-time Orange international. He would be medically approved next Tuesday. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
'Juventus wants to get Modric to Turin after Ronaldo'
According to Italian media, Juventus makes every effort to bring about a top transfer after the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo. Former teammate of the Portuguese, Luka Modric, should also make the switch to Turin next summer. The 33-year-old Croat is still one year and a half at Real Madrid and does not seem to want to extend that commitment. Last summer, the winner of the Ballon d'Or was also linked to a move to Italy when Internazionale reportedly was interested in the midfielder. (Source: Mediaset )
Transfer updates · 10 hours ago
'Kiev reports for Sol in Tilburg'
Chances are that Fran Sol will leave Willem II this winter. The people from Tilburg have reportedly received an offer from Dinamo Kiev for the Spanish striker, which this season will score seventeen goals in twenty official games. The 26-year-old Sol has a contract until next summer with Willem II. (Source: AD )
Transfer updates · 11 hours ago
Vermeij stays away from Heracles
Vincent Vermeij is allowed to leave Heracles Almelo. The striker gets permission to talk about a transfer with another club. It is not known which club is involved, but it is reportedly a transition to FC Den Bosch. The 24-year-old Vermeij, who will be transfer free next summer, will not be traveling with Heracles to Hanover for a practice match.
Heracles Almelo has given permission to Vincent Vermeij to talk to another club. He therefore does not travel to Hanover for the practice match of tomorrow. https://t.co/P24G1RhxGjAvatar
Transfer updates · 11 hours ago
Father Neymar denies return to Barça
If we have to believe the father of Neymar, his son will not return to FC Barcelona for the time being. There have long been rumors in the Spanish media about a possible return of the Brazilian to Catalonia, but Neymar's father dismisses the stories on Instagram as ' fake news '. The attacker swapped Barça last summer for Paris Saint-Germain and remains in France until mid-2022.
Transfer updates · 12 hours ago
Gabbiadini from Southampton to Sampdoria
Southampton says goodbye to his Italian striker Manolo Gabbiadini. The 27-year-old striker returns to his homeland and starts playing football for Sampdoria. At that club from the Serie A he played earlier between 2013 and 2015. Sampdoria already recorded Morten Thorsby of sc Heerenveen for the coming season.
Transfer updates · 12 hours ago
'Milan points arrows at Groeneveld'
AC Milan reportedly wants to strengthen itself with Arnaut Danjuma Groeneveld. The 21-year-old Dutchman (one international team) from Club Brugge has been injured since the end of October, but can nonetheless count on interest from Italy. AC Milan had already reported to the Belgian club before the attacker. Danjuma Groeneveld came over from NEC last summer and signed with the champion of Belgium until 2022. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · 13 hours ago
Kuipers from ADO to Romania
Bas Kuipers has found a new club. The 24-year-old defender leaves ADO Den Haag and continues his career with the Romanian FC Viitorul Constanta. ADO had Kuipers leave the training camp in the Turkish Belek to complete the transition. He has been medically inspected at the current number five in Romania.
✅ Bas Kuipers has completed his transfer and therefore leaves permanently. The left back gets started at FC Viitorul Constanta. Read more 👉 https://t.co/YuapQlAUrNBas, thanks for your efforts and good luck in Romania! 👍Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 22:57
Ten Hag wants to 'fight' for conservation Neres
Erik ten Hag emphasizes that Ajax will do everything to keep David Neres. The coach does not want to lose the Brazilian, especially after Thursday it was announced that the arrival of the Mexican talent Diego Lainez was canceled. "We want to keep the core of the group together and Neres is certainly part of the core, he is an important player for us, we need him and he can not leave, I only know that sometimes processes start can not be stopped ", Ten Hag says to RTL 7 .
Transfer updates · yesterday at 21:28
Munir from Barcelona to Seville
Seville announces a player within half an hour after the arrival of Max Wöber. Munir El Haddadi exchanges FC Barcelona after eight years for the club from Andalusia. The 22-year-old Munir was a great talent for a long time, but never managed to conquer a basic place at Barça. He was previously leased to Valencia and Deportivo Alavés.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:36 PM
Wöber exchanges Ajax for Sevilla
Defender Max Wöber exchanges Ajax immediately for Sevilla. The club from the Spanish Primera Division pays a transfer fee of 10.5 million euros for the 20-year-old Austrian. The amount can be up to 11 million euros. The defender still has to pass his medical examination in Spain. Wöber played at Ajax since the summer of 2017.
🚨 We have an agreement for the signing of Maximilian Wöber! All the info ➡️ https://t.co/nzYaj2FOhe #vamosmisevillaAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 20:26
Transfer arriving at Sevilla
The twitter account of Sevilla hints at upcoming transfer news. Possibly the club is referring to the arrival of Max Wöber, who has already left the training camp of Ajax in Florida.
⏳ Tick-tock ... 🤔Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 19:56
Senior professional soccer player Miura (51) extends contract
Kazuyoshi Miura, who with his 51 years is considered the oldest professional football player in the world, extends his contract with Yokohama FC with yet another season. The Japanese will therefore still be active on the second level of Japan when he is 52. It will be his 34th season as a professional footballer. Miura, 89-times international from Japan, has been playing for Yokohama FC since 2005.
King Kazu has that #FridayFeeling - he's just signed another professional contract, aged 51! 😮👏👏👏Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 19:04
Fàbregas leaves Chelsea for AS Monaco
Cesc Fàbregas continues his career at AS Monaco. The 31-year old midfielder comes over from Chelsea, where he got little playing time this season. The Spaniard arrives on the advice of trainer Thierry Henry at AS Monaco. Both friends were still playing together at Arsenal. Fàbregas must protect AS Monaco from relegation. The fallen top club is on the penultimate place of the French competition. Only Guingamp has two points less.
🖊🇪🇸 L'AS Monaco est heureux d'annoncer la signature de Cesc Fabregas and provenance de Chelsea. Le joueur s'engage jusqu'en juin 2⃣0⃣2⃣2⃣ ------- 📄➡️ https://t.co/BXeuqzHyq5 #WelcomeToMonaco 🇮🇩Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 18:02
Gladon leaves immediately at Wolverhampton
Paul Gladon's contract with Wolverhampton Wanderers has been dissolved immediately. The 26-year-old attacker still had a commitment until the end of the season with the club from the Premier League, but is already looking for a new employer. "In all honesty: it did not make much sense to me to return to the Wolves after the winter break, the club is doing very well in the Premier League and it has been hard for me to play a role in that." Gladon was let down for six months at Sint-Truiden in Belgium, but there he only played one minute.
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Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:55
Thorsby exchanges Heerenveen in summer for Sampdoria
Morten Thorsby exchanges sc Heerenveen after this season, transfer free for Sampdoria. The Italian club reports on Twitter that the Norwegian midfielder signed a contract until mid-2023. The 22-year-old Thorsby has been playing at Heerenveen since 2014 and was already five times accurate this season. (Source: Sampdoria)
Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:01
Hoedt may leave at Southampton
Wesley Hoedt does not have to count on a lot of playing time at Southampton and now the six-time Dutch National Team can even leave. "We do not send players away, but if he does not feel valued, he has to ask himself", says Southampton coach Ralph Hasenhüttl, who sees no future for the defender. "It will be a difficult story for him." The contract of the 24-year-old North Hollander runs until mid-2022.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:26
'FC Emmen wants to bring Reijnen back to Eredivisie'
Earlier this transfer period Etiënne Reijnen seemed on its way to PEC Zwolle and now FC Emmen seems to want to get him back to the Eredivisie. The 31-year-old defender, who played for PEC, FC Groningen, AZ and SC Cambuur in the Netherlands, is still under contract with Maccabi Haifa until mid-2019, but is allowed to leave at the Israeli club. (Source: Dagblad van het Noorden )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:28
'FC Groningen does not let Mahi go to the US'
According to regional media, Mimoun Mahi was able to continue his career in the American MLS, but FC Groningen did not let him go. Real Salt Lake would even have made a bid for the 24-year-old attacker, but the Groningers did not accept that. Mahi is still under contract until mid-2019 and so for him a transfer free departure in the summer. (Source: Dagblad van het Noorden )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 09:43
'Willem II wants to rent Tapia from Feyenoord'
Feyenoord and Willem II are discussing a rental of Renato Tapia. The Peruvian defender / midfielder does not play much this season and hopes to stay in Tilburg for the Copa América next summer. The 23-year-old Tapia still has a contract in Rotterdam until mid 2020. (Source: VI )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 08:59
Renato Sanches has doubts about the future at Bayern
Renato Sanches does not seem very convinced that he will play at Bayern Munich for a long time. "I want the best for myself, if that means I have to stay, then I will stay, if that means I have to leave, I will leave", says the 21-year-old Portuguese, who received the Golden Boy Award in 2016, the prize for Europe's greatest talent. At Bayern, where he is still under contract until 2021, Sanches still has no fixed base. (Source: Sport1 )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 08:32
Wöber leaves Ajax training camp to complete transfer
The transfer from Maximilian Wöber to Seville is almost complete. The Austrian defender has left Ajax's training camp and is on his way to the Spanish city, where a multi-year contract is waiting for him. According to reports, Ajax will receive 12 to 14 million euros for the 20-year-old defender, who came over from Rapid Wien in mid-2017 and was unable to force a regular base in the ArenA.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 23:07
The belting of the Lainez transfer can also have consequences for David Neres. For the Brazilian, at Ajax is not always certain of a starting place, it is said that a bid from the Chinese Guangzhou of 43 million euros is on the table. However, he can not leave the house as long as no replacement has been found.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 23:03
With this press release, the Mexican club reports the transfer from Lainez to Real Betis. Possibly former PSV player Andres Guardado, player of Real Betis, played an important role in the choice of his compatriot.
📝 Comunicado Oficial: Transferencia de Diego LainezAvatar
Transfer updates · Thursday at 22:55
Ajax seizes alongside Lainez's intended acquisition
A big disappointment for Ajax. The club thought it was close to attacking Diego Lainez, but the Mexican opted for Real Betis. Club América, for which Lainez played since 2017, reports that the transfer to the number six of the Primera Division has been completed today. In Amsterdam, the eighteen-year-old talent could have signed a contract for five seasons. (Source: Club América)
Transfer updates · Thursday at 22:44
'De Graafschap is looking for a replacement for Jurjus'
Hidde Jurjus seems to have lost his place at De Graafschap after a moderate first half of the season. The Premier of the Eredivisie is doing everything to get a new goalkeeper in. If this does not work out, then everything indicates that trainer Henk de Jong prefers the Iranian Agil Etemadi, normally second choice, above Jurjus. (Source: De Gelderlander )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 22:28
Van der Weg returns to Ross County
Kenny van der Weg returns in the Scottish competition. The former player of NAC Breda signs a contract with Ross County, for which he also played out between 2014 and 2016. The 27-year-old defender was looking for a new club after he was allowed to leave after a disappointing stay at the Belgian Roeselare.
Ross County Football Club are delighted to announce the signings of Kenny Van Der Weg and Lewis Spence.More information can be found online here - https://t.co/8hgoMA8Ppm #StaggiesAvatar
Transfer updates · Thursday at 21:16
'NAC hopes to see PSVer Lundqvist coming'
NAC Breda has good papers to take over Ramon Pascal Lundqvist from PSV. The 21-year-old Swede, who is no longer in the A-selection in Eindhoven and finishes his matches with the U21 team, sees his contract expire at the end of the season. PSV would be willing to work on a transfer from the midfielder, who can also handle the attacker. (Source: Eindhovens Dagblad )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 20:08
Van Geel: 'Focus on the second half of the season'
As Giovanni van Bronckhorst said today, Feyenoord is not in a hurry to talk about the future of the trainer. "We will fully focus on the restart, on the second half of the season", says technical director Martin van Geel during the training camp in Marbella against Feyenoord TV. "We still have two tracks to reach European football, through the competition and through the cup, which is important for Feyenoord, as we are already focusing on that."
Transfer updates · Thursday at 18:43
West Ham does not allow Arnautovic to go to China
West Ham United does not intend to cooperate with a transfer from Marko Arnautovic. From China there was a bid of 39 million euros on the former player of FC Twente, but that has been referred to the trash by the London club. "He has an ongoing contract and we expect him to respect it, he is not for sale", the Premier League number ten reports in a statement. Arnautovic himself is open to the lucrative adventure.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 5:20 PM
Zeegelaar on a rental basis to Udinese
A surprising transfer for Marvin Zeegelaar. The 28-year-old Amsterdammer, who gets sidetracked at Watford, will be on a rental basis for Udinese until the end of the season. The former player of Ajax and Excelsior is next to Bram Nuytinck and Hidde ter Avest the third Dutchman in the selection of the number fifteen of the Serie A. Also the Haarlem-based Nigerian William Troost-Ekong plays for the Italian club.
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Transfer updates · Thursday at 16:20
The question that has been floating above De Kuip for a while is whether Giovanni van Bronckhorst will extend his expiring contract or not. "We have agreed with the club that we will be sitting in mid-February," says the 43-year-old trainer at RTV Rijnmond . "So until that time there is no news, I'm thinking about it, of course, but I'm not one hundred per cent about it, I can not specifically mention one reason to sign, but I'm going to follow my feelings."
Transfer updates · Thursday at 16:05
Mourinho excludes employment with Benfica
José Mourinho had been able to work for Benfica after his resignation from Manchester United, but the Portuguese appears to have no interest in returning to his homeland. "I do not intend to work in Portugal and am therefore not an option for Benfica," he says. "The club management could better support interim coach Bruno Lage." Mourinho reached agreement with United today about a severance pay of 16.5 million euros and is now free to sign elsewhere. (Source: CMTV )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 15:40
Van Bronckhorst only rounded the table in February
A decision about the future of Giovanni van Bronckhorst at Feyenoord is not to be expected this month. The trainer, who helped the Rotterdam club in 2017 to the first national title in almost 20 years, will only enter into a discussion with the club leaders in February. He let him know during the Feyenoord training camp in Spain. Van Bronckhorst has been the main person responsible for De Kuip since 2015, but there has been a hint at a departure after this season. (source: RTV Rijnmond )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 14:48
Diego Lainez reportedly costs Ajax about 15 million euros. The Mexican can sign for five years in Amsterdam, but must then prefer Ajax to Real Betis. (Source: VI )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 13:32
'Ajax agrees with Club América about Lainez'
Ajax is reportedly in agreement with Club América about the transfer of Diego Lainez. It is unclear what amount is involved. According to the latest reports, Ajax raised the bid for eighteen-year-old talent to 15 million euros. The question now is whether the Mexican will eventually also come to Amsterdam. Real Betis would be working on an ultimate attempt to persuade the attacker to come to Spain. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 13:17
Lawyer stops after season as coach FC Utrecht
FC Utrecht and Dick Advocaat decide in good consultation to split up after this season. The 71-year-old lawyer thinks he is not the right person to be at the helm next year with the Domstedelingen. "The club has asked me if I want to continue as head coach, but I have indicated that it would be better for FC Utrecht if the club opts for a long-term strategy, and I do not know exactly what I will do in the future. " (Source: FC Utrecht )
📝 The roads of #fcutrecht and Dick Advocaat separate after this season.Read more about it 👉 https://t.co/bzON4rhjlXAvatar
Transfer updates · Thursday at 13:05
Goalkeeper Joel Pereira and midfielder Matthew Willock return to Manchester United. The duo was leased in the first half of the season respectively to Vitória de Setúbal and St Mirren. Pereira (22) played a duel in the main power of United in 2015. The equally 22-year-old Willock did not succeed.
We can confirm @ ElgatoPereira1 and @MattyWillock have returned to #MUFC following their loan spells.Avatar
Transfer updates · Thursday at 12:35
Dekker from AZ to Go Ahead
Vince Gino Dekker continues his career at Go Ahead Eagles. The former player of Ajax is transfer-free from AZ and signs until the end of this season with the option for another year. Dekker honors his former teammate Abdelhak Nouri at the Deventer club.
3️⃣4️⃣ | Vince Gino Dekker will play with Go Ahead Eagles with his number 34 in homage to a good friend and former teammate Abdelhak Nouri.📸 Jeffrey HurenkampAvatar
Transfer updates · Thursday at 12:28
'Bayern also wants to get Rabiot from PSG'
Bayern Munich is reportedly not yet finished shopping this winter period. The German champion already took over Benjamin Pavard from Stuttgart for next season, but wants to add Adrien Rabiot to the selection this winter. The midfielder of Paris Saint-Germain seemed to be on the way to FC Barcelona, but Bayern wants to make a mark for it. 'Barça' would like to take over Rabiot transfer-free in the summer, but Bayern is already prepared to pay between 10 and 20 million euros. (Source: BILD )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 11:00
Ajax has to let David Neres go for 43 million euros.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 10:38
Only Ramselaar can leave at PSV
PSV is not planning to let major players go this winter. Trainer Mark van Bommel wants to keep the group together. "We can say no, no one leaves, I do not assume that we will get players this month, our selection is broad enough." Only Bart Ramselaar is allowed to leave the Eindhoven team. "But only selling is an option", says Van Bommel.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 10:16
'De Nooijer as a youth coach to China'
Gérard de Nooijer seems to continue his career in China. De Zeeuw is reportedly working as a youth coach of Dalian Istar H & C Football Club. De Nooijer, who was dismissed in November as head coach of FC Dordrecht, would have signed for one and a half season in Asia. (Source: RTV Rijnmond )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 10:08
'Ramsey after season player of Juventus'
Aaron Ramsey reportedly plays for Juventus next season. The midfielder will then transfer free from Arsenal, where he has been active for ten years. The 28-year-old Welshman could sign for five years in Turin with an annual salary of about eight million euros. (Source: The Guardian )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 07:51
St. Juste does not count on winter departure at Feyenoord
Jeremian St. Juste does not expect him to leave Feyenoord this winter. The defender can allegedly count on interest from Napoli and Zenit St. Petersburg. "It's speculations and I do not think about that, my future is here now, the upcoming matches, the coming period and the coming half year, in any case, I'm not closing this winter break, but my focus is now on Feyenoord." (Source: RTV Rijnmond )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 07:43
Frenkie de Jong: 'I will stay with Ajax this season'
Like Matthijs de Ligt, Frenkie de Jong speaks once again that he will not leave Ajax this winter. The 21-year-old midfielder can count on the interest of almost all major foreign clubs, but they have to wait. "I do not know what will happen to other players, but I would personally find it a shame if other guys leave, and I will certainly stay until the end of the season." (Source: Ajax )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 07:37
'PSG is also interested in Ajax by Van de Beek'
Paris Saint-Germain is already emphatically in the market for Frenkie de Jong and Matthijs de Ligt would also be on the French wish list, but that is not the case with Ajax players. PSG also reportedly wants to strengthen itself with Donny van de Beek. The midfielder must cost around 20 million euros, but Ajax does not want to do business this winter when it comes to Van de Beek. (Source: L'Équipe )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 07:06
'Guangzhou raises Neres bid to 43 million'
It seems increasingly likely that David Neres will leave Ajax this month. The Chinese top club Guangzhou Evergrande would have raised the bid on the Brazilian attacker from 30 to 43 million euros. Ajax wants to cooperate on a transfer from Neres to China, provided that an agreement is reached with the Mexican Club América about the arrival of his successor Diego Lainez. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 7:36 PM
'West Ham may lose Arnautovic to China'
Marko Arnautovic continues his career in China. According to British media, 'a Chinese top club' has reported to West Ham with about forty million euros in transfer money. According to reports, 'The Hammers' are not planning to let their top scorer go. (Source: Sky Sports )