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 · 22 minutes ago
Ajax receives offer for Neres
David Neres may leave Ajax. Player affairs director Marc Overmars reports that an offer has been received for the Brazilian international. "Next week we are going with his guidance to the table. For David one club is concrete, with a bid. We will talk about that, but it is the intention that we as Ajax are leading." (Source: AD )
Transfer updates · 22 minutes ago
Alvarez must succeed De Ligt
Furthermore, Overmars indicates that Ajax is only waiting for Juventus' bank guarantee before the transfer of Matthijs de Ligt is complete. Mexican Edson Alvarez must become his successor. "His arrival could be just like that. He is a good age at 21, he is a regular international of Mexico and we have known him for a while because we have been following him for a while." (Source: AD )
Transfer updates · 42 minutes ago
Torres new teammate Luuk de Jong in Seville
Sevilla has won the ninth reinforcement for the new season with Oliver Torres. The 24-year-old midfielder comes for around 12 million euros from FC Porto. The Spanish youth international, who signed a five-year contract, previously played for Atlético Madrid and Villarreal. Earlier, Sevilla reached striker Luuk de Jong from PSV.
Transfer updates · one hour ago
Giovanni Korte exchanges NAC Breda for SC Cambuur. The 25-year-old attacker previously played with ADO Den Haag and FC Dordrecht.
🙌 AGAIN BEET: Giovanni Korte immediately joins Henk de Jong's selection! The wing attacker has signed a contract for 2 seasons. Welcome and gas please Giovanni! 💪Avatar
Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
"Juventus presents De Ligt Tuesday"
The transfer from Matthijs de Ligt to Juventus has been in the air for days and the climax is approaching. According to various Italian media, the international will land in Turin this afternoon or tonight and will be presented tomorrow as a new addition. Ajax would receive 70 million plus 5 million in possible bonuses for the defender.
Min Imminent Juventus signing Matthijs de Ligt will arrive in Torino today! Medical & tomorrow. [Gazzetta] Player will become the 3rd most expensive defender in history.Avatar
Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
Neymar still reports to PSG
A week later than intended, Neymar reports to Paris Saint-Germain. The Brazilian star player said he had obligations at his football school, but would also aim for a transfer. The attacker missed the Copa América this summer with a muscle injury.
Transfer updates · 3 hours ago
FC Barcelona starts the first training of the season. For Frenkie de Jong, an introduction to his new teammates. Among them also Antoine Griezmann, although Atlético Madrid has still not agreed to the transition in a rather bizarre transfer soap.
Anto @ AntoGriezmann👍 @ Neto_Murara😁 @ DeJongFrenkie21The new guys at the officeAvatar
Transfer updates · 4 hours ago
"Japanese and Georgian for FC Twente"
FC Twente is about to capture Keito Nakamura and Giorgi Aburjania. The Enschede people would agree with Gamba Osaka about the transfer of the Japanese attacker, but still have to negotiate with the youth international itself. The Georgian midfielder Aburjania is probably rented from Seville for two years. (Source: Tubantia )
Transfer updates · 5 hours ago
Frenkie de Jong has finished his hazing at the training of FC Barcelona. The other newcomers Antoine Griezmann and Neto also received 'ticks'.
👋 Warm welcome 👋😂 @AntoGriezmann @Neto_Murara @ DeJongFrenkie21Avatar
Transfer updates · 5 hours ago
Veltman is open for departure at Ajax
West Ham United is said to have a cautious interest in Ajax defender Joël Veltman, who does not rule out that he will leave Amsterdam after seven seasons. "I am open for a transfer," he tells De Telegraaf . "I am now 27 years old, I have a one-year contract after this and this is a good moment in itself. But it is still a bit of coffee grounds. There is certainly some interest, but not really concrete yet."
Transfer updates · 6 hours ago
"Nigerian Ejuke to Heerenveen"
Chidera Ejuke (21) today undergoes the medical examination at sc Heerenveen. The Frisian club is said to have an agreement with the Norwegian Valerenga about the transfer of the Nigerian wing. In addition, Manchester United defender Cameron Borthwick-Jackson will be on trial at Heerenveen this week. (Source: Leeuwarder Courant )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:33 PM
Irahimovic jokes about management at Ajax
Zlatan Ibrahimovic jokes with De Telegraaf about a possible return to Ajax. "Normally I do not return to clubs where I have already played, but maybe after my career I can become a director at Ajax. Then I would do a better job than anyone who is now there," the Swede says with a big smile his face. The contract of the 37-year-old 'Zlatan' with LA Galaxy expires in December. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:57 PM
"Dani Alves stands for transition to Premier League"
According to Spanish media, chances are that Dani Alves will be active in the Premier League next season. Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal would be interested in contracting the 36-year-old Brazilian. The defender is transfer free after his contract with Paris Saint-Germain expired last month. (Source: El Mundo Deportivo )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:14 PM
Antoine Griezmann is going to play with Barcelona number 17 at Barcelona.
😍 # Griezmann17 🙌Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 6:36 PM
'Maguire relocates to United and becomes the most expensive defender ever'
We still have to wait and see, but according to The Sun , Harry Maguire will be the most expensive defender in football history. The 26-year-old Englishman was about to trade Leicester City for Manchester United. According to the boulevard newspaper, United would pay around 90 million euros for Maguire, which would be presented tomorrow. Vrigil van Dijk, who relocated 84.5 million euros from Southampton to Liverpool a year and a half ago, is currently the most expensive defender. (Source: The Sun )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 1:39 PM
Even more news from Drenthe: FC Emmen extends Nick Bakker's contract. The 26-year-old central defender signs for two years (with the option for another season) and is now fixed until mid-2021.
MORE good news: 👨🍳—> + ✌️Nick Bakker has signed for 2 seasons! Towards a strong season together! ⚡️ https://t.co/TNCDUKNpu5 #FCEMMEN #HIERKOMIKWEGAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 1:34 PM
Valencia reinforces itself with Maxi Gómez
Maxi Gómez continues his career at Valencia. The 22-year-old attacker comes over from Celta de Vigo. The Argentinian is signing for five years and receives a sales clause of 140 million euros. Santi Mina walks the opposite way.
🔥🔥¡AQUÍ LO TENÉIS! 🔥🔥 #NewEra #OneFamilyVCFAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 1:12 PM
FC Emmen has Swiss Tarashaj
FC Emmen strikes again on the transfer market. The Eredivisionist adds Shani Tarashaj to the selection. The attacking midfielder, who played five times for the national team of Switzerland, is rented from Everton for two seasons. The nineteen-year-old Tarashaj is already Emmen's eleventh addition this summer.
Forward Shani Tarashaj is wearing the FC Emmen T for the next 2 seasons! TIK ❤️ for Shani! https://t.co/KwpCugweTJ #ShaniTarashaj #FCEMMEN #HIERKOMIKWEGAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:50 AM
Neymar is still a player of Paris Saint-Germain, but would love to return to FC Barcelona. The Brazilian therefore makes angry faces in Paris and the following statements make that no less. "When we beat Paris Saint-Germain in Barcelona (6-1 in the Champions League, ed.), We all went crazy. It was the best possible feeling for us," says Neymar. "When we made that sixth goal against PSG, I had never felt anything like that ... It was incredible."
Neymar: "My best memory as a footballer? When we won against PSG with FC Barcelona" 🤔Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:40 AM
"Arsenal is fully committed to Tierney"
Arsenal is said to be keen to add Kieran Tierney to the selection. The London club allegedly raised the bid for Celtic's left back to 28 million euros after the Scots had declined previous offers. The 22-year-old Tierney could become the most expensive Scot ever if this deal continues. (Source: BBC )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:59 AM
Antoine Griezmann has passed his medical examination at FC Barcelona.
👍 @ AntoGriezmann✅ Passed Physical🔜 Camp NouAvatar
Transfer updates · Saturday at 11:50 PM
Neymar is silent about the future at PSG
Neymar stays away from the training of Paris Saint-Germain, but with his foundation he has time to kick a ball. To the journalists present, the Brazilian attacker says that he is "almost fully recovered" from an ankle injury to his right leg. "I just miss some training," says Neymar, who is silent about his future at PSG. Technical director Leonardo said earlier that Neymar can leave with a good offer. ( Source: FOX Sports Brazil )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 9:40 PM
Icardi did not join the Internazionale training camp
Mauro Icardi does not travel to Asia with Internazionale for a training camp. Manager Antonio Conte wants to sell the 26-year-old striker. Icardi, who is training in Milan for the time being, has been in conflict with Inter and her followers for months and has been linked to Juventus and Manchester United in recent weeks.
Transfer updates · Saturday at 9:35 PM
Griezmann: "I'm happy to be with Barcelona"
"I am happy to be here. Here I have new challenges and goals that I hope I can achieve. I want to win everything from the Cup to the Champions League," said Antoine Griezmann to Barça TV . The Frenchman likes to play alongside Lionel Messi. "I am very curious what it is like to be able to train with him on a daily basis. Barcelona is a wonderful club, where I will hopefully have fun both on and off the pitch."
Transfer updates · Saturday at 9:30 PM
'Groeneveld on the AS Roma radar'
Arnaut Danjuma Groeneveld is on the AS Roma radar. Sky Italia reports that. Club Brugge's 22-year-old attacker is to succeed Stephan El Shaarawy, who recently left for China. Groeneveld, trained by PSV and broken through at NEC, should cost between twelve and fourteen million euros. ( Source: Sky Italia )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 9:11 PM
Despite the objections from Atlético Madrid about the transfer fee that FC Barcelona pays, the Catalans 'just' present their new show jewel: Antoine Griezmann.
🤩 @AntoGriezmann 👟⚽Avatar
Transfer updates · Saturday at 8:50 PM
Napoli does not give up hope James is coming
Napoli has not yet given up hope for James Rodríguez to come. Chairman Aurelio de Laurentiis says that he would like to bring in the Colombian midfielder, but that Real Madrid does not want to add enough water to the wine at the asking price. "We want to make sacrifices for a deal about James, but Real needs to do more," Sky Italia quotes the Napoli preses. "We haven't given up hope for a deal yet, but Real Madrid needs to consider it better sell, or rent, then keep him unhappy at the club. " ( Source: Sky Italia )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 7:58 PM
"Coutinho is definitely not for sale"
Philippe Coutinho is not leaving FC Barcelona. That is what his agent Kia Joorabchian claims at Sky Sports . The representative of the Brazilian international, who is associated with a transfer to Paris Saint-Germain, spoke on Wednesday with the club Barcelona FC about his future at the Catalan club. "And they told us that Coutinho is definitely not for sale and that they have never talked about a departure. Moreover, they have never offered it to another club." ( Source: Sky Sports )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 7:40 PM
Henk Bos connects the future to FC Emmen
Henk Bos stays with FC Emmen for longer. The 26-year-old midfielder extends his expiring commitment by one year, with an option for another season. Bos was sporadically last season in action by the then Premier League-debutant. He came to eight gigs at the highest level. Bos attended FC Groningen's youth academy and made the transition to FC Emmen on a permanent basis in 2016.
Transfer updates · Saturday at 7:36 PM
Rai Vloet signs with Excelsior
Excelsior captures Rai Vloet. The 24-year-old attacking midfielder signs a contract for one season with the Rotterdam first divisionist, with an option for a second season. Vloet comes from Sint-Truide, Belgium, where he played for six months. The Vloet, trained by PSV, played for Frosinone and NAC Breda. ( Source: Excelsior )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 6:39 PM
Solskjaer feeds rumors about Pogba departure
Paul Pogba and manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer refuse to talk to Perth Glory about the future of the Frenchman in Manchester after the practice game. Pogba does not even speak to the press, while Solskjaer wants to avoid the subject. The Norwegian is asked if Pogba can be the new captain of United after the departure of Antonio Valencia. "I don't think I need to explain that, we'll talk about it later."
Transfer updates · Saturday at 5:45 PM
United defender Borthwick-Jackson on trial at Heerenveen
Cameron Borthwick-Jackson is on trial at SC Heerenveen. The 22-year-old defender of Manchester United, who made his debut under manager Louis van Gaal, hopes to enforce a contract in Friesland. Last season he was loaned to Scunthorpe United, which will play on the third level in England. (Source: Heerenveen )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 4:58 PM
Icardi not at training camp with Inter
Mauro Icardi is not going to Asia with Internazionale and it also seems that he is leaving for the Italian club, even though they give no specific reason for his absence. The 26-year-old striker, who is still fixed until mid-2021, would be in the interest of Juventus and may also leave Inter.
@ MauroIcardi rientrerà oggi a Milano dal ritiro di Lugano.Il club e l'attaccante argentino hanno preso questa decisione di comune accordo.Icardi proseguirà il suo percorso di ricondizionamento atletico nei prossimi giorni e non prenderà parteim Summer Tour in Asia #FCAvatar
Transfer updates · Saturday at 2:13 PM
De Ligt does not join Ajax in a training camp
Ajax confirms that Matthijs de Ligt is not going with the club on a training camp to Austria. The 19-year-old defender is said to be moving to Juventus for around 75 million euros. With the confirmation that he is not going to a training camp, it seems that the transfer can be completed in the short term. (Source: Ajax )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 1:57 PM
Honda maintains fitness at VVV
Keisuke Honda returns to VVV-Venlo for a moment. The 33-year-old Japanese, who was under contract at the Limburg club between 2007 and 2010, has asked whether he can come and maintain his fitness at VVV. Honda is transfer-free after his contract with Melbourne Victory expired. "If Keisuke could not figure it out with interested clubs, who knows", says director Marco Bogers. (Source: VVV-Venlo )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 1:30 PM
Stam emphasizes that Feyenoord must be 'picky' on the transfer market
Jaap Stam is happy to welcome some reinforcements in the selection of Feyenoord this summer, but he realizes that the financial possibilities are limited at the Rotterdam club. "You would prefer a player on every line, if that is possible. But that is not possible, so we have to be choosy," says Stam, who is with Feyenoord on a training camp in Austria, opposite RTL 7 .
Transfer updates · Saturday at 10:42 AM
"NAC wants to get rid of not fit and expensive Kali"
NAC Breda reportedly hopes that Anouar Kali will be leaving the Keuken Kampioen Division club this summer. The midfielder is still in Brabant for two years, but according to the club is not fit enough and also has a big salary. Kali, who signed for three years in Breda last year, was not taken by NAC to a training camp either. (Source: BN De Stem )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 9:36 AM
"Ajax most important candidate for Kean"
Ajax would certainly be interested in Moise Kean and even be the most important candidate to take over from Juventus, Gazetta journalist Luca Bianchin told the NOS . The nineteen-year-old Italian has been detained for another year and the club from Turin wants to rake in some money to pay for the arrival of Inter-striker Mauro Icardi. Kean would therefore be allowed to leave, although Juventus reportedly wants to negotiate a buy-back option. (Source: NOS )
Transfer updates · Saturday at 9:00 AM
Rodrigues from Rotterdam to Fenerbahçe
Garry Rodrigues returns to Turkey after six months. The born Rotterdammer is taken over by Fenerbahçe from Al Ittihad from Saudi Arabia. The 28-year-old attacker previously played at the arch rival of Fenerbahçe, Galatasaray. The international of Cape Verde, who in the past was still under contract with ADO Den Haag and FC Dordrecht, appears transfer free and signs for two seasons with the number six of last season in the Süper Lig.
GARRYRODRIGUE S. ⚡👉 https://t.co/i3xmvVkgeJAvatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 10:33 PM
Another update from Telegraaf journalist Mike Verweij about Matthijs de Ligt. Ajax and Juventus would have reached an agreement on a transfer fee of 75 million for the defender.
UPDATE: the oral agreement between #Ajax and #Juventus about De Ligt concerns a transfer fee of 75 million euros. Amsterdammers are anxiously waiting for the Old Lady guarantee. Coming days used by lawyers to put everything well on paper. Tomorrow the details in @telegraafAvatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 10:30 PM
A striking video from FC Barcelona, in which Antoine Griezmann figures. According to the Catalan top club, the Frenchman deserves a second chance. Barça announced the arrival of Griezmann earlier today, but Atlético Madrid denies the attacker's transfer for 120 million euros.
✌️ Life is all about second chances.Avatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 10:15 PM
Juventus captures defender Romero
Transfer news from Turin, but it is not about Matthijs de Ligt. Juventus takes over the Argentinian Cristian Romero from Genoa. The 21-year-old defender signs a five-year contract with the 'Old Lady', who immediately leases him back to Genoa next season.
#Romero, gli accordi con il @GenoaCFC https://t.co/jMmPF57qoGAvatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 6:51 PM
Vitesse also brings Tannane to Arnhem
Again a former Eredivisie player is brought back to the Netherlands by Vitesse. The people from Arnhem are taking over Oussama Tannane from Saint-Etienne. The 25-year-old attacker, who was put on hold by FC Utrecht in February, signs a contract until mid-2022. Earlier, Riechedly Bazoer was brought to Gelderland.
🆕 And the second reinforcement of today: Oussama TannaneWelcome in Arnhem! 👉🏼 https://t.co/ShYCUorpf7 #VitesseAvatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 5:29 PM
Fortuna records test player Amiot
Fortuna Sittard and Grégoire Amiot are recording the fifth reinforcement for the coming year. The 24-year-old Frenchman had already been on trial for several weeks and managed to convince the technical staff during that period. He signs for two years. The left-legged center defender was transfer-free, after he left the French two-divisionist Bourg-en-Bresse at the end of last season. He previously played for Reims and Toulouse.
Transfer updates · Friday at 5:08 PM
Vitesse takes over Bazoer from Wolfsburg
Vitesse has received the fifth reinforcement for the new season. The people from Arnhem capture Riechedly Bazoer for three years. The 22-year-old midfielder is taken over by Vitesse from VfL Wolfsburg.
Midfielder Riechedly Bazoer has signed a three-year contract with Vitesse.Welcome Riechedly 💛🖤➡️ Read more here: https://t.co/C32Kj15DBXAvatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 5:04 PM
Atlét ico denies agreement on transfer Griezmann
FC Barcelona reported the arrival of Antoine Griezmann, but Atlético Madrid denies that there is an agreement. In a statement, Atlético states that the departure clause is not 120 million, but 200 million. The club reduced the amount in the clause this summer by 80 million to accommodate Griezmann. When it became clear that the attacker had already reached personal agreement with Barcelona much earlier, Atlético decided to stick to the initial 200 million clause.
Transfer updates · Friday at 4:59 PM
There is no white smoke from Amsterdam or Turin yet, but should it come to that:
🇳🇱🇮🇹 - @MatthijsDeLigt will become the 4th Dutch footballer to play for Juventus, after Edgar Davids, Edwin van der Sar and Eljero Elia. #juventusfcAvatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 4:17 PM
Telegraaf- journalist Mike Verweij soon comes up with a new update on Matthijs de Ligt. The transfer would be complete. Only the paperwork has to be made in order. Ajax would receive 70 million euros from Juventus.
BREAKING: #Ajax and Juventus agree on transfer fee Matthijs de Ligt. Paperwork now in order. Transfer complete !!Avatar
Transfer updates · Friday at 4:13 PM
'De Ligt is not going to Austria with Ajax'
According to De Telegraaf, Matthijs de Ligt is not going to a training camp with Ajax to Austria. The defender may await the completion of his transfer to Juventus. De Ligt would already be out with the Italians, but the clubs reportedly have not yet reached an agreement.