In this transfer blog we will keep you up to date with all the news until the last day (31 August) of the summer transfer market. Not only the confirmed transfers are mentioned, but also the rumors.
- Transfer updates:
- Completed transfers and rumors
- August 31, 11.59 p.m.
Transfer updates · 8 minutes ago
"Juventus increases bid and wants to present De Ligt on Saturday"
Juventus has increased the offer for Matthijs de Ligt and hopes to present the nineteen year old defender next Saturday. De Telegraaf reports that . With this, the 'Old Lady' wants to prevent De Ligt from going to Austria with Ajax on a training camp. Allegedly, Juventus, which initially did not want to go beyond an offer of 50 million euros, would have offered no less than 67 million euros. With this the champion from the Serie A is approaching the asking price of 75 million euros. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · 17 minutes ago
Real gain Militão runs sick with presentation
Transfer updates · one hour ago
"Former FC Utrecht striker Haller for 40 million to West Ham"
Sébastian Haller exchanges Eintracht Frankfurt for West Ham United. Italian media report that. The 25-year-old attacker, who played at FC Utrecht between 2015 and 2017, would sign a five-year contract in London. Reportedly, Eintracht receives 40 million euros for the Frenchman, who is still under contract for two seasons with the Bundesliga club. (Source: La Gazzetta dello Sport )
Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
"Inter starts negotiations with United about Lukaku"
If we can believe La Gazzetta dello Sport , Romelu Lukaku will play at Internazionale next season. According to the Italian sports newspaper, there is a delegation from Inter in London tomorrow to negotiate with Manchester United, the current employer of Lukaku. The 'Reds' ask 75 million euros for the 26-year-old Belgian, who is still under contract with United for three seasons. Inter reportedly wants to meet that asking price, provided it can pay in installments over three years. (Source: La Gazzetta dello Sport )
Transfer updates · 4 hours ago
Liverpool captures Origi attacker for longer
Divock Origi has signed a new multi-year commitment with Liverpool. The attacker, who scored a goal in the last Champions League final, still had a contract until mid-2020. It is not known until when the new contract of the 24-year-old Belgian will run. (Source: Liverpool FC )
Transfer updates · 6 hours ago
"AS Roma makes eye on Alderweireld"
In the search for a new defender, AS Roma ends up with Toby Alderweireld, reports the Italian branch of Sky Sports. The 'Romans' would prepare an offer for the thirty-year-old defender, who is still under contract with Tottenham Hotspur for one season. He was allowed to leave London for 27.8 million euros. (Source: Sky Sports )
Transfer updates · 7 hours ago
PEC Zwolle takes over defender Kersten from FC Den Bosch
PEC Zwolle strengthens itself with Sam Kersten. The 21-year-old defender comes over from FC Den Bosch. Kersten signs a two-year contract with an option for an extra season at PEC Zwolle, which has to pay a transfer fee, because the player still had a three-year commitment at FC Den Bosch. (Source: PEC Zwolle )
Transfer updates · 11 hours ago
'Real: six players away, then Pogba'
Real Madrid is reportedly still hoping for the arrival of Paul Pogba, but the Spanish club must first get the necessary millions available. To realize that, James Rodríguez, Isco, Gareth Bale, Lucas Vazquez, Keylor Navas and Mariano Diaz could leave Madrid. That six, or at least a large part of it, must be sufficient to ensure the arrival of the 26-year-old Manchester United midfielder. (Source: Marca )
Transfer updates · 12 hours ago
Fortuna hopes again for Rodríguez
Fortuna Sittard tries again to add José Rodríguez to the selection. The Eredivisionist already rented the 24-year-old midfielder from Mainz last year and now hopes he will come again. A rental deal seems impossible this time, because the Spaniard is transfer-free after this season and the German club then earns nothing from him. "José has done well here. He wants to, we want to, but he still has a one-year contract in Germany. We have to see if we can get out," says technical manager Sjoerd Ars. (Source: VI )
Transfer updates · 13 hours ago
Today, one year ago, Cristiano Ronaldo left Real Madrid for Juventus for around 100 million euros.
@Cristiano @juventusfcen Ronaldo's first season at Juve 🔥🔲 43 games⚽️ 28 goals🏆 Series A🏆 Supercoppa Italiana🥇Series A Most Valuable PlayerAvatar
Transfer updates · 14 hours ago
"Juventus comes quickly with a new offer"
It is time again for a new update in the transfer soap around Matthijs de Ligt. Juventus would make a new, higher bid for the nineteen-year-old defender in the short term. The last bid is said to be 67 million euros, but Ajax does not want to deviate one meter from the asking price of 75 million euros.
La #Juventus offre 67 milioni per #DeLigt, ma l '# Ajax non va sconti e ne vuole 75 cash. Bianconeri pronti ad alzare la proposta nelle prossime ore per chidere già in settimana l'arrivo del central olandese, che resta la priorità assoluta per Sarri. #calciomercatoAvatar
Transfer updates · 15 hours ago
"Ziyech and Bergwijn plan B van Bayern"
Should Bayern Munich fail to attract Leroy Sané or Ousmane Dembélé, then it is reported that Hakim Ziyech and Steven Bergwijn come into the picture with the German champion. The Ajax player and the PSV player should be a lot cheaper than Sané (Manchester City) and Dembélé (FC Barcelona) and are therefore an alternative. The agents of Ziyech and Bergwijn would also have talked to Bayern's technical man, Hasan Salihamidzic. (Source: Bild )
Transfer updates · 15 hours ago
"PSV still expects Pereiro to leave"
It seems unlikely that PSV can still have Gastón Pereiro this season. The 24-year-old midfielder is still looking for a new club and PSV is also counting on the Uruguayan to take another step. There is reportedly some interest, but so far it has not been concrete. Pereiro will remain in Eindhoven for another year. (Source: ED )
Transfer updates · 15 hours ago
' Was in a position like De Ligt now a few years ago'
It didn't make much difference if Sven van Beek (24) had exchanged Feyenoord for AS Monaco in January 2016. The deal was canceled when the defender with Feyenoord lost at AZ (4-2). Striker Vincent Janssen, who was guarded by Van Beek, scored three times. "It became a drama afternoon and Monaco dropped out. We were completely done, it was still a matter of drawing," says Van Beek. "If I look at Matthijs de Ligt now ... A few years ago I was more or less in his position. He is also natural, but I was against Orange and I could make a nice transfer to AS Monaco." (Source: VI )
Transfer updates · 16 hours ago
Solskjaer: "No offer made on Pogba"
At the first press conference of Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in the new season, it's all about transfer rumors. Allegedly star players such as Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku can count on interest from other clubs. "A lot has been said and speculated about our players. That is also part of this club. But we are Manchester United, we don't have to sell anyone. No offer was made for Paul," says the Norwegian coach. "What his agent also claims is for his account."
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:01 PM
Defender Campbell signs contract with Atlanta
Frank de Boer has another player. Eighteen-year-old defender George Campbell puts his signature under a contract with Atlanta United. Last season the American already played for the second team of Atlanta United.
Another landmark day for this club. Congrats to @ GeorgeC1927!Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:28 PM
'PEC agreement with Achahbar about contract termination'
PEC Zwolle and Anass Achahbar are said to be relieved of each other. According to De Stentor , the Overijssel club has reached an agreement with the 25-year-old striker about the dissolution of his contract. Achahbar was taken over from Feyenoord by PEC in mid-2016, but did not score for the Zwollenaren in nineteen league games. The last two seasons, he was rented out to NEC. (Source: De Stentor )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:01 PM
Xabi Alonso returns to Sociedad as a trainer
Xabi Alonso will work as a trainer for Real Sociedad B, which will play in the Segunda Division B. The Spanish former midfielder will return to the club where he started his playing career in 1999. Two years ago, Alonso, who was active as Real Madrid's coach under 14 years last season, ended his active career.
Feels good to be back home @ RealSociedadAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 7:44 PM
Fortuna rents midfielder from Valencia
Fortuna Sittard has received the fourth acquisition for the new season. De Limburgers hires the Spanish midfielder Carbonlex Carbonell, who went through the youth training of FC Barcelona, for one season of Valencia. Fortuna previously strengthened itself with Patrik Raitanen, Rasmus Karjalainen and Felix Passlack.
🇪🇸 ¡𝗛𝗼𝗹𝗮 À𝗹𝗲𝘅 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝗯𝗼𝗻𝗲𝗹𝗹! ✍🏼 The midfielder is rented from Valencia for one season. Welcome Àlex! #SamenNaoVeure #WelcomeAlexAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 7:36 PM
Zidane leases son Luca to Racing Santander
Luca Zidane defends the goal of Racing Santander next season. The 21-year-old keeper is rented by Real Madrid, where his father Zinédine Zidane is the coach, for a year to the Spanish club, which plays in the Segunda Division.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 6:57 PM
FC Emmen takes over Laursen from PSV
At FC Emmen they can greet the tenth acquisition for the new season. Nikolai Laursen is taken over by PSV from the Drentenaren and puts his signature under a three-year contract. The Danish attacker only played for Young PSV in Eindhoven and played for Brøndby IF on a rental basis last season.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 6:10 PM
FC Groningen reinforces itself with Benschop
FC Groningen presents the arrival of Charlison Benschop in a playful video. The striker is taken over by the German FC Ingolstadt transfer-free by the 'Trots van het Noorden' and signs a two-year contract. Benschop remains so active in the Eredivisie, because last season he played for De Graafschap on a rental basis.
"Another player who comes for real farm work!" Https://t.co/6oz4qBfkOZ #WelcomeBenschop #trotsvanhetnoordenAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 4:48 PM
Edu returns to Arsenal as technical director
Edu returns to Arsenal. The 41-year-old Brazilian is appointed as technical director of the London club, for which he was active from 2001 to 2005. "Arsenal always had a special place in my heart and I am very happy to be back at this club in a new role," says Edu. "We have a strong team and some talented young players."
Transfer updates · yesterday at 4:39 PM
"Newcastle abandons Van Bronckhorst"
Giovanni van Bronckhorst does not seem to be the new trainer of Newcastle United. According to English media, the 'Magpies' refrain from attracting the 44-year-old coach because they are looking for a trainer with experience in the Premier League. Steve Bruce is now named as the most important candidate to become the successor of the departed Rafael Benítez. (Source: The Chronicle )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 4:27 PM
PEC takes over Van Wermeskerken from Cambuur
PEC Zwolle takes over another player from SC Cambuur. After goalkeeper Xavier Mous, the Overijssel club records Sai van Wermeskerken. The defender comes free of transfers from the Frisian club and signs a contract for two years in Zwolle.
PEC Zwolle attracts right back Sai van Wermeskerken: https://t.co/EqvnSyMplj #saiispec #peczwolleAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:49 PM
Bruins extends contract with Excelsior
Luigi Bruins also plays for Excelsior in the coming two seasons. The 32-year-old midfielder extends his contract with the Kralingers by two years, so that he is under contract with in Rotterdam until the summer of 2021. Bruins started his third period with Excelsior in mid-2014, which relegated to the Kitchen Champion Division last season.
🔟 It is final: Luigi Bruins extends contract for two years! #excelsiorrdam #writingthefuture #samensterk ⚫️🔴Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:00 PM
Van Nieff also leaves Heracles
It was hanging in the air for a while, but Yoëll van Nieff is leaving Heracles Almelo after a year. The 26-year-old midfielder continues his career at the Hungarian Puskás Akadémia FC. Earlier today, Heracles saw Adrián Dalmau move to FC Utrecht.
Good luck in Hungary, @yoellvnieff! https://t.co/EEJCOBcJxAAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 2:45 PM
Fer sees return to Feyenoord as an 'ideal' scenario
Leroy Fer is only training with Feyenoord to work on his rehabilitation, but hopes this summer to secretly enforce a contract with his former employer. The transfer-free midfielder sees a definitive return as an "ideal" scenario. "I don't want to be too busy with the future. Feyenoord gives me the opportunity to get fit. I'm working on that. And the ideal would be to return to the club where it all started. But it's not that far yet. " (Source: AD )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:35 PM
Raiola hopes that United Pogba's wish will be met
Everything seemed like cake, but if we have to believe Mino Raiola, Paul Pogba's cap last month was no longer in favor of a longer stay at Manchester United. The agent of the French midfielder counts on 'The Red Devils' to do his client with all respect. "He has done nothing wrong, the club has known about his departure for much longer. It is a shame that people without any knowledge are critical and that the club is not doing anything about it, but I hope that we will find a satisfactory solution for all parties come. " (Source: talkSPORT )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:32 PM
FC Utrecht takes over Dalmau from Heracles
There is the confirmation of FC Utrecht: Adrián Dalmau trades Heracles Almelo for the Dom city. The 25-year-old striker signs for three years with coach John van den Brom's club. The Spaniard came to nineteen goals in the Eredivisie last season. It is not known what FC Utrecht pays for Dalmau.
🇪🇸 ¡Hola Adrián!Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:42 AM
'Utrecht wins battle for Heracles striker Dalmau'
At De Telegraaf they know for sure: Adrián Dalmau is exchanging Heracles Almelo for FC Utrecht. The 25-year-old Spaniard has to be presented today.
NEWS FC Utrecht today presents Adrian Dalmau as a new striker. The Spaniard is hijacked in front of SC Heerenveen, Maccabi Tel Aviv and clubs from Spain and Italy. Dalmau will immediately report to training camp in Germany and is 3rd top buyer after Maher and Cerny.Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:22 AM
Bayern keeps hope Sané coming
He seemed too expensive for Bayern Munich, but a transfer from Leroy Sané to the German champion this summer is still not excluded. "He is coming back from vacation this week and has been thinking about his future. Now we have to see if there is movement in the case. We are looking for another player for the wing. We have to wait for the developments," says Bayern Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge at the presentation of Lucas Hernández about the 23-year-old attacker from Manchester City.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:01 AM
Ciranni left Fortuna after one year
Fortuna Sittard sees Alessandro Ciranni leaving again after one year. The Belgian signs for three seasons with Royal Excel Mouscron. The 23-year-old defender was taken over from MVV last summer and played seventeen games in the Eredivisie for the Limburgers.
↩️ Alessandro Ciranni returns to Belgium, where he will play football for Royal Excel Mouscron. Thanks and good luck Alessandro! 🤝 #SamenNaoVeure #Thank youAlessandro https://t.co/SmfJGiWQJ1Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:48 AM
Cristian Romero is currently undergoing a medical examination at Juventus. The 21-year-old Argentinian defender is still under contract with Genoa, but seems to switch to the Dutch champion.
Romero checks into #JMedical! 👍Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:15 AM
"H'veen, Utrecht and Spanish clubs compete for Dalmau"
Heracles Almelo still fears a departure from Adrián Dalmau. The striker is undeniable that Heracles allegedly refused a 1 million euro bid from Maccabi Tel Aviv, but sc Heerenveen, FC Utrecht, Leganés and Granada would still be interested in the 25-year-old Spaniard, who is still a year established in Overijssel. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:08 AM
"Ajax can get Cerny back for 5 million"
Vaclav Cerny exchanged Ajax for FC Utrecht yesterday, but can in the next few years be back in the opposite direction. Ajax is said to have negotiated a buy-back option of 5 million euros on the Czech Republic. The 21-year-old attacker left for Domstad for around 800,000 euros and has a contract there until mid-2022. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 7:25 AM
PSG: "Neymar can leave for the right amount"
In the same interview, technical director Leonardo of Paris Saint-Germain says that a departure from star player Neymar is not excluded. "Neymar can leave PSG, but for the right amount. But we don't know who wants it and for what price. And it won't be done in one day, that's for sure. We don't have any offers for him yet But we have had - and that is true - superficial contact with Barcelona. " (Source: Le Parisien )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 7:17 AM
PSG technical boss: 'De Ligt is not coming'
For a long time, Paris Saint-Germain seemed to have the best papers to attract Matthijs de Ligt, but the French club has now definitively dropped out for the Ajax player. "No, De Ligt is not coming to PSG," says technical director Leonardo. "There was a possibility. After all, he is a great player, but this was not the right time to make a large investment. We need to take it easy. We don't just have an envelope with 200 million euros to spend " (Source: Le Parisien )
Transfer updates · Monday at 10:50 PM
"Sandler on a rental basis to Anderlecht"
Philippe Sandler feeds the persistent rumors about a transfer from Manchester City to Anderlecht on a rental basis. The 22-year-old defender posts a photo from Brussels on Instagram . Sandler has long been associated with a rental to the club where former City player Vincent Kompany is the new trainer. Michel Vlap has already signed in the Belgian capital.
Transfer updates · Monday at 10:10 PM
FC Barcelona presents Neto, the goalkeeper who comes over from Valencia. He is the successor to Jasper Cillessen, who goes the other way to Valencia.
Welcome to Barcelona, @Neto_Murara! 🤗Avatar
Transfer updates · Monday at 10 p.m.
Newcomer Kelly: "Tribe has been an important factor"
Liam Kelly responds to Feyenoord TV on his switch from Reading to Feyenoord. "It is a large club in the Netherlands with a rich history. Of course I played in the past under trainer Jaap Stam. He was very important for the beginning of my career. He helped me a lot with Reading during the first two seasons. He is been an important factor in my coming to the Netherlands and to show my qualities in the Eredivisie. "
Transfer updates · Monday at 9:50 PM
"Neymar tells PSG he wants to leave"
After his absence at the training of Paris Saint-Germain, rumors about Neymar are piling up rapidly. According to the Brazilian UOL Esporte, the Brazilian told PSG club management that he wants to leave the club this summer. Moreover, PSG's technical director Leonardo was told that Neymar no longer wants to play for PSG. ( Source: UOL Esporte )
Transfer updates · Monday at 8:03 PM
Father Neymar: 'PSG informed about absence'
The father of Neymar reacts at FOX Brazil to the absence of his son at the training of Paris Saint-Germain. According to Neymar Sr., who also acts as an agent, the club is aware of the absence. "The reason is known. We planned the appointment for the Instituto Projeto Neymar football school a year ago. We couldn't change it, and he returns to the fifteenth. It's that simple ... No controversy, and PSG has been informed. " ( Source: FOX Brazil)
Transfer updates · Monday at 8:00 PM
Rummenigge: 'We are ready for top player'
During the presentation of Lucas Hernández, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge had to defend the still-waiting attitude of Byern Munich on the transfer market. In addition to Hernández, Bayern also picked up Benjamin Pavard. "The transfer market is open until 2 September. We are still ready to bring in a top player. But until now there has been no top transfer that can act as a domino effect."
Transfer updates · Monday at 7:11 PM
Tadic: 'Great that club offers such a contract'
Dusan Tadic is delighted with his new contract with Ajax. The Serbian put a scrawl under a commitment that will keep him in Amsterdam until at least 2026, of which the last three years as a trainer. "We have had a great season. But I have been happy since I came to this special club. I think everything is great here. I have a good relationship with the staff, the players and everyone. It's great for a club to like you contract. "
Transfer updates · Monday at 7:07 PM
Neymar does not appear on training at PSG
Neymar seems to be heading for a departure at Paris Saint-Germain. The Brazilian did not appear at the club today against the agreements, PSG reports in a statement on the club website. The club management is currently considering sanctions against the 27-year-old Brazilian, who has been associated with a transfer to FC Barcelona for some time. ( Source: Paris Saint-Germain )
Transfer updates · Monday at 6:38 PM
Tottenham Hotspur binds Davies and Winks longer
Harry Winks and Ben Davies remain connected to Tottenham Hotspur for longer. Both players have extended their contract to 2024. Winks is considered a talented midfielder, while Ben Davies is a permanent backup for the left-back position. ( Source: Tottenham Hotspur)
Transfer updates · Monday at 6:31 PM
Leicester City breaks club record for Tielemans
Leicester City breaks its club record to take over Youri Tielemans from AS Monaco. The Premier League club is said to pay 45 million euros for the Belgian international. Tielemans played on a rental basis at Leicester in the past six months. He completed the complete youth training at Anderlecht in Belgium to make the switch to AS Monaco in 2017. ( Source: Leicester City )
Transfer updates · Monday at 6:10 PM
Stam: "Liam technically sophisticated player"
Head coach Jaap Stam also speaks on the club website of Feyenoord about attracting Liam Kelly. "Liam is a technically sophisticated player with a lot of potential. Someone who fits well with the way we want to play football. Of course I know him well. I have worked well with him and know what he can do. Here at Feyenoord he naturally becomes one of the guys from the group. In the near future he can show and prove himself just like all the other players. "