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 · 10 minutes ago
'Transfer Ajax player De Ligt to Juventus completed today'
The transfer of Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax to Juventus will probably be completed today. Various media report this. Juventus and Ajax are said to be in the final phase of the negotiations. The Serie A club is said to have moved increasingly closer to the asking price of 75 million euros in recent days. Today it seems like the ideal day for both parties to complete the deal: Ajax is leaving tomorrow for a training camp to Austria, while the selection of Juventus is starting a training camp in Asia. (Sources: AD and VI )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:20 PM
"Manchester United asks first prize for Lukaku"
Internazionale is serious in the market for Romelu Lukaku, but the striker of Manchester United should not cost the English club anything. The record champion uses an asking price of 85 million euros for Inter, exactly the amount for which United Lukaku took over from Everton in 2017. Internazionale still has good hope that they can steal something from the prize. ( Source: Sky Italia )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:25 PM
'Bazoer continues career at Vitesse'
Riechedley Bazoer continues his career at Vitesse. De Telegraaf reports that. The 22-year-old midfielder comes over from the German VfL Wolfsburg and according to the newspaper has concluded an oral agreement with the Arnhem team on a three-year contract. Bazoer only needs medical examination. In the past six months, he came out on a rental basis for FC Utrecht. VfL Wolfsburg was now willing to sell Bazoer. ( Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:36 PM
"Schwaab maintains fitness at Freiburg"
Daniël Schwaab maintains his fitness level with his childhood sweetheart SC Freiburg. Der Kicker reports that. The 30-year-old defender is clubless after his departure from PSV and is looking for a new club. The invitation to Schwaab does not mean that he can earn a contract with the Bundesliga club. ( Source: Der Kicker )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:30 PM
"FC Barcelona completes transfer Griezmann tonight"
Not a day goes by without a rumor about Antoine Griezmann. Now a deal with the mutinous striker of Atlético Madrid seems to be getting closer. According to L'Équipe , FC Barcelona is transferring the 120 million euro escape clause to Atlético Madrid's bank account to take over Griezmann. Griezmann did not attend the training of Atlético on Monday against the agreements and also did not travel to the training camp in the United States. ( Source: L'Équipe )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:10 PM
VVV-Venlo attracts German defender
VVV-Venlo is assured of the services of Tobias Pachonik. The 24-year-old German comes over from Carpi FC 1909, which last season played in the Italian Serie B. The defender signs for three years in Venlo. Pachonik is the tenth newcomer to VVV's main force, which will be led by coach Robert Maaskant next season. ( Source: VVV-Venlo )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 7:11 PM
'Feyenoorder Tapia refuses Russian mega contract'
Renato Tapia has ignored a mega contract from Lokomotiv Moscow. That's what Voetbal International reports. According to the football magazine, staying with the Peruvian international is a big disappointment for Feyenoord, because he does not appear in the plans of trainer Jaap Stam. Moreover, with a sale from Tapia, which has a contract until 2020, the Rotterdam club can generate extra money for the players' budget. ( Source: Voetbal International )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 4:35 PM
FC Twente presents fourth newcomer
FC Twente has again attracted a player. Jose Matos is the four newcomer to the selection of the brand new Eredivisionist. The 24-year-old left wing defender comes from FC Cadiz on a rental basis. Earlier, the Tukkers already attracted Paul Verhaegh, Julio Pleguezuelo and Lindon Selahi. ( Source: FC Twente )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 4:14 PM
Straalman settles in Norway
Bart Straalman continues his career in Norway. The 22-year-old defender, who did not accept a renewed offer from De Graafschap after relegation from the Eredivisie, signs with Sarpsborg 08 FF, a club that plays at the highest level. Straalman played in the main force for five years and was the leader of 'De Superboeren' in the past six months. ( Source: De Gelderlander )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:54 PM
Potential Den Bosch owner angry with club management
Kakhi Jordania, the potential owner of FC Den Bosch, is angry with the club leadership by Sam Kersten without selling his permission to PEC Zwolle. In a letter in the hands of the Brabants Dagblad, Jordania speaks of a 'strategic blunder'. The defender would also have been sold for a transfer fee that was too low. "FC Den Bosch has given the player's potential insufficient value." The club management of Den Bosch has not yet responded. ( Source: Brabants Dagblad )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:36 PM
City and Spurs speak to veteran Dani Alves
Dani Alves is not getting a grip on the age yet. After the won Copa América, the clubless right-wing defender travels with Brazil to England to speak with two clubs: Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur. O Globo reports that. Both clubs would have a specific interest. ( Source: O Globo )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 2:19 PM
Bazoer may return to the Eredivisie
The future of Riechedly Bazoer no longer seems to lie with VfL Wolfsburg. The 22-year-old midfielder is missing on the team photo of the German sub-topper. Bazoer could be active again in the Eredivisie next season. Various Dutch clubs are said to be interested in him. Bazoer played on a rental basis at FC Utrecht for the past six months and was previously under contract with Ajax and PSV. (Source: Sportbuzzer )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:10 PM
Koscielny refuses to go to the US with Arsenal
Laurent Koscielny refuses to travel with the selection of Arsenal to the United States for a training camp. The 33-year-old French defender, who still has a one-year contract, wants to leave the club and return to the French league. "We are very disappointed by this Laurent action. This clearly goes against our agreements. We hope to resolve the situation as quickly as possible," Arsenal reports on its own website.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:08 PM
Malen would like to play in the striker next season at PSV
If it's up to Donyell Malen, he will be in the forefront next season and PSV will not make it into a successor for Luuk de Jong who has left for Seville. "I think it's a good position, I've played in it for a very long time in the youth. I played the last five games of last season, that went well. It's nice to hear that other people think I'm ready for it , I hope the coach feels the same way ", he tells VI.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:25 AM
Allardyce: "I politely said no to Newcastle United"
Sam Allardyce claims he could return to Newcastle United as a manager, but he kindly thanked him. "It was hugely flattering that they saw me as a candidate, but I don't like turning back the clock. The conversations have never been as far advanced as people now suggest, but it just wasn't for me. I experienced "No" said. I was surprised, since I have not worked for a whole season. " (Source: talkSPORT )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:32 AM
"AC Milan wants to take over Pereiro for 15 million euros from PSV"
It seems more and more that Gaston Pereiro is leaving PSV this summer. The Uruguayan midfielder is in the specific interest of AC Milan and the Italian superpower hopes to include him for 15 million euros. PSV would not be unwilling to face a departure from Pereiro, who started as a base player in the past season, but ended up on the reserve bench after the winter break. (Source: Gazzetta dello Sport )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:46 AM
Napoli president still hopes Rodríguez to come
Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis is still hoping for the arrival of Real Madrid midfielder James Rodríguez. "He is the player who, after Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, has the most charisma towards the media. Ancelotti loves him and we wait until we get a more reasonable proposal." Real is currently a stumbling block, as their expectations are exaggerated in our opinion. But James wants to come to Napoli. " (Source: Corriere dello Sport)
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:39 AM
"Neres following who signs improved contract with Ajax"
David Neres would be the next to sign an improved contract with Ajax. The Brazilian attacker will in that case remain at least one season in Amsterdam. Ajax is said to have received an offer of 40 million euros from Atlético Madrid on Neres, but that has been resolutely declined. André Onana, Nicolás Tagliafico and Dusan Tadic recently also put their signature under a new commitment at Ajax. (Source: Yahoo Sport )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:03 AM
Bannink exchanges FC Emmen for Go Ahead Eagles
Alexander Bannink takes a step back. The 29-year-old midfielder exchanges Eredivisionist FC Emmen for Go Ahead Eagles, which last season, just next to promotion, reached the highest level. Bannink signs a one-year contract in Deventer, with an option for another season. He made 24 appearances in the Eredivisie last season, in which he scored four goals. (Source: Go Ahead Eagles)
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 11:18 PM
"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 · Wednesday at 11:09 PM
Real gain Militão runs sick with presentation
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 10:10 PM
"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 · Wednesday at 9:35 PM
"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 · Wednesday at 7:10 PM
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 · Wednesday at 5:53 PM
"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 · Wednesday at 4:03 PM
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 · Wednesday at 11:58
'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 · Wednesday at 11:20 AM
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 · Wednesday at 10:35 AM
Today, one year ago, Cristiano Ronaldo left Real Madrid for Juventus for around 100 million euros.
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Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:10 AM
"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 · Wednesday at 8:14 AM
"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 · Wednesday at 8:08 AM
"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 · Wednesday at 8:00 AM
' 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 · Wednesday at 7:53 AM
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 · Tuesday 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.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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 of the North' 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.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday 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.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday 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.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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 · Tuesday 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.
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