In this transfer blog we will keep you up to date with all the news until the last day (2 September) of the summer transfer market. Not only the confirmed transfers are mentioned, but also the rumors.
- Transfer updates:
- Completed transfers and rumors
- 2 September, 11.59 p.m.
Transfer updates · 8 minutes ago
Ebecilio leaves Red Star and signs in Japan
Lorenzo Ebecilio continues his career in Japan. The Noord-Hollander, who became champion with Ajax in 2011 and 2012, exchanges Red Star Belgrade for Júbilo Iwata. It will be the eighth club of the 27-year-old Ebecilio. In recent years he has played for the Cypriot APOEL Nicosia, the Russian FK Mordovia Saransk and the Azerbaijani Gabala FK. (Source: Júbilo Iwata)
Transfer updates · 41 minutes ago
Wolverhampton rents Vallejo from Real Madrid
Jesús Vallejo will play for Wolverhampton Wanderers next season, who is leasing the defender for a year from Real Madrid. The 22-year-old Spaniard, with Sergio Ramos, Raphaël Varane, Nacho and newcomer Éder Militão, did not have to count on much playing time in Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, so the Premier League club offers a solution. Earlier this summer, Vallejo was a major force with Spain under 21, which won the European title in Italy.
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Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
"Juventus wants to try Inter in battle for Lukaku"
Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku (26) has been associated with Internazionale all summer, but confirmation of that transfer has still not been found. Inter is now said to have received competition from another Italian club: Juventus. "The Old Lady" would also be willing to involve Paulo Dybala in a deal during the transfer. Will undoubtedly be prosecuted. (Source: Sky Sports )
Transfer updates · 3 hours ago
Heerenveen hires defender Botman from Ajax
Sven Botman will play on a rental basis for SC Heerenveen next season. The 'Frisians' hire the nineteen year old defender for the rest of the Ajax season. Botman played fifteen matches for Young Ajax last season and is still waiting for his debut in the main squad. (Source: Ajax )
Transfer updates · 3 hours ago
Frankfurt takes over Rode from Dortmund
Eintracht Frankfurt is finally strengthening itself with Sebastian Rode. The 28-year-old midfielder comes over from Borussia Dortmund and signs with the Bundesliga club for five years. In the past six months Rode already played on a rental basis for Frankfurt.
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Transfer updates · 6 hours ago
Vermaelen relocated to Vissel Kobe
Thomas Vermaelen is continuing his career in Japan. The Belgian signs with Vissel Kobe, where also Andrés Iniesta, Lukas Podolski and David Villa are under contract. The 33-year-old former Ajax player was free of transfer after his commitment to FC Barcelona ended.
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Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:40 PM
"James Rodriguez stays with Real Madrid"
James Rodriguez will stay with Real Madrid after the summer. The Colombian playmaker has long been associated with a departure to Napoli or Atlético Madrid, but Real has decided to keep Rodriguez on board. The 28-year-old Rodriguez has played on a rental basis for Bayern Munich for the past two years. Bayern refused to lift the purchase clause of 42 million euros. ( Source: El Chiringuito de Jugones )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:10 PM
"Bale becomes the best-paid footballer in China"
Gareth Bale is about to become the best-paid footballer in the world. The thirty-year-old attacker is approaching an agreement with Jiangsu Suning about a switch to China. Bale could earn EUR 66 million net in three years. The transfer would be completed this weekend. It is not known which transfer fee Jiangsu Suning will pay to Real Madrid. In 2013, Bale switched from Tottenham Hotspur to Real Madrid for a lump sum payment of 100 million euros. ( Source: Marca )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:20 PM
Van Bommel: 'Good chance that Bergwijn will stay'
PSV coach Mark van Bommel is hopeful that Steven Bergwijn will stay in Eindhoven. The attacker is in the emphatic interest of the Spanish Seville. "I want to keep all my players. Sometimes clubs come along, who offer so much money ... I also told him that I prefer it to stay here. But that always requires several parties," says Van Bommel in conversation. with Veronica . "I think we have a good chance he will stay." ( Source: Veronica )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 8:10 PM
'Jans presented next week at FC Cincinnati'
Ron Jans will be presented next week as the new trainer of the American FC Cincinnati. The 60-year-old Zwollenaar has been associated for some time with a switch to the club from the city of the same name, now the bullet would definitely have been passed through the church. After his departure as technical director at FC Groningen, Jans is clubless. Gerard Nijkamp is the sporting director at FC Cincinnati. Jans already worked with Pijk Zwolle with Nijkamp. ( Source: The Atlantic )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 6:56 PM
Joao Miranda relocates to Jiangsu Suning
Joao Miranda is no longer a player of the Internazionale. The 34-year-old Brazilian has had his contract dissolved at the Milan superpower. Miranda immediately hooks up a new club. He continues his career at Jiangsu Suning in China. Miranda played in the shirt of Inter from 2015. ( Source: Internazionale)
Transfer updates · yesterday at 6:39 PM
Observer: 'Tapia stays with Feyenoord'
Renato Tapia is not going to leave Feyenoord. Sjaak Troost, the technical director ad interim of the Rotterdammers, said on the open day that he is not being fooled by the Tapia camp and that the Peruvian must cooperate in a transfer. Those words are not given to Tapia and his entourage. To Pulso Sports , Tapia's agent Carlos Gonzáles has informed that Tapia will not leave Rotterdam. "Our plan remains as it was: Renato stays with Feyenoord." ( Source: Pulso Sports )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:39 PM
Til sets sentences for transfer to Spartak Moscow
Guus Til has set his sights on a transfer to Spartak Moscow. The captain of AZ has asked the club leader of the Alkmaar Eredivisionist to cooperate with a departure for Russia. "I indicated to AZ that I would like to make this move," Til told De Telegraaf. Furthermore, the 21-year-old midfielder, who still has a contract until mid-2023, does not want to say anything about the interest. According to the newspaper, AZ has already rejected an offer of 10 million euros. ( Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:24 PM
Alberg returns to the Netherlands at Roda
Roland Alberg returns to the Netherlands. The 28-year-old midfielder signs a two-year contract with Roda JC until 2021. Alberg, who was trained at AZ, played in the past with Excelsior and ADO Den Haag, before embarking on an American adventure at Philadelphia Union. After that he was also under contract with the Bulgarian CSKA Sofia and Panionios from Greece. ( Source: Roda JC )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 1:48 PM
'Spartak goes for Til after missing Pereiro'
Spartak Moscow still hopes for a new attacking midfielder and allegedly continues to search in the Eredivisie. The Russians saw PSV's Gastón Pereiro transition bounce off and would now be interested in AZ's Guus Til. Spartak is about to make an offer for the 21-year-old midfielder. The Dutchman is still in Alkmaar until mid-2023. (Source: AD )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:04 PM
"Seville reports for Bergwijn"
Should PSV still fear Steven Bergwijn's departure? Seville is said to have officially reported to the Eindhoven residents for the attacker. Reportedly, the Spanish club has not yet made an offer, but it will most likely come. The 21-year-old winger is at least fixed at PSV until mid-2022. (Source: VI )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:53 AM
Martens extends contract with Barcelona
Lieke Martens is extending her contract with FC Barcelona in the short term. The attacker and the Catalan club agree on a new commitment until the summer of 2022. Martens' contract ran until mid-2020. The 26-year-old international of Orange, who also played for Barça in the past two years, was elected in 2017 to Football Player of the Year.
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Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:34 AM
AS Roma figurehead De Rossi (36) continues his career with Boca Juniors
Daniele De Rossi will play in the latter days of his career in Argentina. The club icon of AS Roma was presented yesterday by Boca Juniors. It is not yet known how long the 36-year-old midfielder will sign with the club from Buenos Aires, which lost the final of Copa Libertadores at the end of last year. The 117-time international never played for a club other than Roma, for which he made his debut in January 2003 in the main force. (Source: Boca Juniors )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:12 AM
"Xavi Simons (16) is going to earn half a million at PSG"
The transfer of Xavi Simons from FC Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain does no harm to the 16-year-old Amsterdammer. The midfielder, who signed a contract in Paris until mid-2022, is going to earn 500,000 euros a year, according to Spanish media. Barcelona would have liked to keep Simons, but did not reach an agreement with his agent Mino Raiola. (Source: El Mundo Deportivo )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 10:40 PM
De Rossi continues his career at Boca
Daniele De Rossi is going to play for another club after AS Roma. The 35-year-old midfielder, who left the Italian club last summer after eighteen years of service in the main force, is going to sign a contract with the Argentinean Boca Juniors.
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Transfer updates · Thursday at 9:54 PM
Fer returns to Feyenoord after eight years
Leroy Fer returns to Feyenoord after eight years. The 29-year-old midfielder has been training with the team from Rotterdam since the beginning of July. Fer signs for one season at Feyenoord with the option for another season. "Feyenoord is the club where I grew up. I have always followed the club and on my return I immediately felt again: my heart is here. I am very happy to be back," says Fer.
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Transfer updates · Thursday at 6:17 PM
Arsenal contracts and rents out Saliba
After Dani Ceballos, Arsenal once again struck the transfer market. The London club will take over William Saliba from Saint-Etienne, but will let the eighteen-year-old defender to the French club in the coming season.
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Transfer updates · Thursday at 3:48 PM
Arsenal leases Ceballos from Real
Arsenal strengthens itself with Dani Ceballos. The 22-year-old Spanish midfielder comes over from Real Madrid and is rented by the London club for one season.
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Transfer updates · Thursday at 3:35 PM
Patrick Kluivert new head youth management at Barça
It's official: FC Barcelona appoints Patrick Kluivert as head of youth education. The former international signs with the Catalan club, which he served as a player from 1998 to 2004, a two-year contract. Kluivert was unemployed after his resignation as an assistant to the national football team of Cameroon. His eleven-year-old son Shane plays in FC Barcelona's youth academy.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 3:22 PM
"Pereiro does not agree to transfer to Spartak"
PSV has not lost Gastón Pereiro. The people from Eindhoven allegedly had an agreement with Spartak Moscow on a transfer of 15 million euros for the midfielder, but the management of the Uruguayan would not have come out with Spartak and therefore the deal is canceled. (Source: VI )
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Transfer updates · Thursday at 3:10 PM
PSV takes over defender Baumgartl from VfB Stuttgart
The decision is made. PSV adds Timo Barmgartl to the selection. The people from Eindhoven take over the defender for 10 million euros from VfB Stuttgart. The 23-year-old German signs for five years. Baumgartl is to be the successor of Daniel Schwaab in the Philips Stadium, who left PSV this summer. (Source: PSV)
Transfer updates · Thursday at 11:56 AM
"Kluivert signs with FC Barcelona today"
Patrick Kluivert definitively relocates to FC Barcelona. The former international today signs a contract for two years with the Catalans, where he will work as head of youth education. Kluivert was active this month as assistant to Clarence Seedorf with the national football team of Cameroon, but was thrown out after a failed Africa Cup. Kluivert's eleven-year-old son Shane plays in FC Barcelona's youth academy. ( Source: Voetbal International )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 10:30
"United talks to Pogba replacement"
Manchester United is preparing behind the scenes for a departure from Paul Pogba. The club is said to be in conversation with Sergej Milinkovic-Savic about a transfer to Manchester. The club leader of the English record champion already spoke to the Serbian business manager, who negotiated a net salary of 6 million euros per year. Real Madrid also seems to be in the race for Savic's signature. Pogba recently submitted a wish to leave with Manchester United. ( Source: Sky Sports )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 10:03 AM
"Vermaelen in Japan to sign contract with top club"
Thomas Vermaelen will leave the European football fields. The Belgian, who is clubless after a five-year stay at FC Barcelona, is in Japan to sign a two and a half year contract with Vissel Kobe. At the Japanese superpower he meets some former Barcelona teammates, including Andrés Iniesta, David Villa and Sergi Samper. Vermaelen played at Ajax from 2003 to 2009 and then played for Arsenal. ( Source: Mundo Deportivo )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 9:10 AM
"Verrips uses matchfixing case before departure"
Michael Verrips keeps busy in Belgium. The 22-year-old Dutch keeper uses the match-fixing case to cancel his contract with KV Mechelen. Mechelen was recently sentenced by the Belgian Court of Arbitration for Sport to match fixing and may not participate in European competitions and the national cup tournament in the coming season. Verrips, who did not appear at the training this week, would therefore like to force a transfer. Allegedly Premier League club Sheffield United has shown interest in the former goalkeeper of Sparta Rotterdam, PSV and FC Twente, among others. ( Source: The Latest News )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 8:50 AM
'PSV is still waiting for Pereiro transfer'
PSV is still waiting for a transfer from Gastón Pereiro to Spartak Moscow. The people of Eindhoven would get a definitive answer last night about Pereiro's transfer of 15 million euros to the Russian capital, but the club leadership did not hear a single signal from both parties. Spartak Moscow is said to have difficulty with the management construction around Pereiro. The Uruguayan is assisted by three agents, who each have a different view of the future of the midfielder. ( Source: De Telegraaf)
Transfer updates · Thursday at 8:30 AM
"Ajax player Botman arouses FC Groningen's interest"
Sven Botman is on the radar of FC Groningen. The nineteen year old defender of Ajax plays his matches mainly with the Amsterdam promises in the Kitchen Champion Division. "He is a very talented boy, he could certainly be an interesting option for us", quotes the Dagblad van het Noorden Mark-Jan Fledderus, the technical director of FC Groningen.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 7:50 AM
Should Ajax let David Neres go?
- Yes, he can leave with a good offer.
- No, Ajax must do everything to keep it.
Transfer updates · Thursday at 7:40 AM
'PSV close to final Baumgartl transition'
PSV has almost finished Timo Baumgartl. The gap between the supply and demand prices of VfB Stuttgart and PSV, respectively, is still small in recent days. The people of Eindhoven hope to present the arrival of Baumgartl in the short term. PSV had already reached an agreement with Baumgartl's agent regarding the personal terms and conditions. At the heart of the defense, the 23-year-old defender must become the successor of the departed Daniel Schwaab. ( Source: Eindhovens Dagblad )
Transfer updates · Thursday at 7:20 AM
"Neres is open for departure at Ajax"
David Neres is open for a departure at Ajax. This emerges from a conversation between the management of the Brazilian and the club management of Ajax. Neres can sign a greatly improved contract with the reigning national champion, but the attacker is still waiting with a contract extension. Neres is assisted by the Forza Sports Group, which has close ties with Bertolucci Sports. The latter agency is in the hands of Giuliano Bertolucci, who is considered the most powerful agent in South America. A transfer from his home country of Brazil is planned for this summer. ( Source: Algemeen Dagblad )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 10:25 PM
Fer is hoping for a contract with Feyenoord
Leroy Fer plays a half along with Feyenoord against Angers and that suits the midfielder very well. "Feyenoord is the club where I once started, this club is in my heart," said Fer at Veronica . "Hopefully that will result in a contract. But that is at the top. The most important thing is to get fit again, then we'll see."
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:53 PM
"Ajax wants another defender with Leite"
Despite the attraction of, among others, Edson Alvárez and Lisandro Martínez and the presence of Daley Blind, Perr Schuurs and Lisandro Magallán, Ajax would still be looking for reinforcement in the back. According to Portuguese media, the Amsterdammers caught the Diogo Leite. The twenty-year-old defender is considered to be a great talent, but he is hardly able to play at FC Porto. (Source: A Bola )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 8:14 PM
Guardiola hopes to retain Sané
Manchester City coach Josep Guardiola did not always line up Leroy Sané last season, but says he does not want the German side player to leave. "We really appreciate him, I am a fan of him," said the Spanish manager. "I have said before that I want to keep him, so he has received an offer from us. It is no longer in our hands, but I would be sad if he left. Hopefully he will stay." (Source: AS )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 4:09 PM
Letschert to Hamburger SV
Timo Letschert continues his career at Hamburger SV. The central defender signs a one-year contract with the club from the Second Bundesliga. At HSV he meets Rick van Drongelen, a countryman in the center of the defense. As the German club also notes, in the past there have been more Dutch people active in Hamburg. The 26-year-old Letschert comes from Sassuolo, who already let him to FC Utrecht last season. He still had a one-year contract in Italy.
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Transfer updates · Wednesday at 2:39 PM
'PSV and Bologna almost agree on Hendrix'
It is quite possible that Jorrit Hendrix will leave PSV this summer. Bologna is very interested in the Dutch and would almost have reached an agreement with the people of Eindhoven. PSV reportedly wants to receive just under 8 million euros for the 24-year-old midfielder, while Bologna is thinking of around 7 million euros. Hendrix would like to see a transfer to the number ten of last season in the Serie A. (Source: Corriere dello Sport )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 12:45 PM
Willem II has defender Holmén inside
Willem II strengthens himself with Sebastian Holmén. The 27-year-old defender comes across transfer-free from Dinamo Moscow. Holmén played four times for the national team of Sweden.
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Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:51 AM
Zidane: "We'll see with Bale"
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane recently announced that Gareth Bale is allowed to leave, so it was striking that the player from Wales was allowed to fall in after the break last night (Dutch time) during the exhibition game with Arsenal (2-2). Bale even found the net, but his situation at the club has not changed. "He played because he wanted to, he didn't want that last time. We see what will happen to him in the future. Nothing has changed, you (journalists, ed.) Know what the situation is", says the French trainer after the game.
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:41 AM
'No interest in' expensive 'Strootman'
Olympique Marseille would love to cooperate with a transfer from Kevin Strootman, but a lack of interest in the midfielder is now the stumbling block. The Dutchman earns around 4.5 million euros a year and the French want to work on that, so that the international can leave. The 29-year-old left leg is still fixed in southern France until mid-2023. Last year, Marseille paid 25 million euros to AS Roma for Strootman. (Source: La Provence )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:08 AM
"Milik personally around with Betis"
Earlier this week, Real Betis surprised with attracting playmaker Nabil Fekir, but it doesn't seem to end there. The La Liga club is said to have reached an agreement with Arek Milik on a contract in Spain. The 25-year-old Polish striker, who played at Ajax between 2014 and 2016, currently still has a commitment with Napoli until mid-2021. It is now up to the clubs to come to a deal. (Source: Estadio Deportivo )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 8:18 AM
"Sheffield United is aiming for Dutchman Verrips"
Michael Verrips can just continue his career in the Premier League. The goalkeeper of KV Mechelen is said to be emphatically in the interest of the promoted Sheffield United. The 22-year-old Dutchman, who has been active with FC Twente, Sparta and MVV in the past, will remain in Belgium until mid-2021. Verrips would like to leave Mechelen and that does not hide it. He showed up for training yesterday. (Source: Daily Mail )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 8:00 AM
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Transfer updates · Tuesday at 11:25 PM
Newcastle reaches Joelinton for record amount
Newcastle United breaks its own club record by attracting the Brazilian Joelinton. According to English media, the English club deposits nearly 45 million euros for the 22-year-old attacker, who is taken over from 1899 Hoffenheim. Last season, Joelinton scored seven league goals for the German club.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday at 11:06 PM
Janssen opts for an adventure with Monterrey
Vincent Janssen continues his career at Monterrey CF. The Mexican top club reaches an agreement with Tottenham Hotspur about the transfer of the 25-year-old striker. Janssen still had a one-year contract with Tottenham, but the English top club did not want to rent it out again next season. It is unknown for how many years the seventeen-time Orange International signed with Monterrey.
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Transfer updates · Tuesday at 7:23 PM
"Vincent Janssen continues his career at Monterrey"
Vincent Janssen seems to opt for an adventure in Mexico. According to various media, the 25-year-old striker is continuing his career at Monterrey CF, which won the CONCACAF Champions League last season. Janssen has already undergone a medical examination in his hometown London and is traveling to Mexico this week to complete his transfer. Janssen is under contract with Tottenham Hotspur for another year, but the English club did not want to rent it out again this season. (Source: AD )