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
- Market closed in England
- Market closed in Italy
- Other (large) competitions:
- 2 September, 11.59 p.m.
Transfer updates · 18 minutes ago
'Ajax rents Castillo with option to buy Chelsea'
Ajax seems to be taking another blow during this transfer period. The Amsterdammers reportedly take over Juan Familia-Castillo from Chelsea on a rental basis with an option to purchase. The 19-year-old Familia-Castillo is no stranger to the Dutch capital. The left-wing defender already played at Ajax in the youth between 2009 and 2016. Three years ago he left for an adventure with Chelsea, but he did not (yet) make his debut in the main force with the English. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · 44 minutes ago
Feyenoord leases Summerville to ADO
Crysencio Summerville also temporarily says goodbye to Feyenoord. The attacker is rented out to ADO The Hague for a year and can gain experience in the Eredivisie. Seventeen-year-old Summerville was previously let to FC Dordrecht after being punished by Feyenoord for an incident in the dressing room.
📣 NEWS | Crysencio Summerville is coming to ADO The Hague! The wing attacker is rented from @Feyenoord for one season. #WelcomeCrysencio 💛💚Avatar
Transfer updates · one hour ago
Transfer Doan to PSV completed
Ritsu Doan can now officially call himself a PSV player. The transfer of the Japanese (from FC Groningen to PSV) has been completed. The people from Eindhoven allegedly pay 7.5 million euros for the 21-year-old dribbler. Doan will be in Eindhoven until mid-2024.
It's a deal! そ う こ そ Doan 🔴⚪ #DoanDealAvatar
Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
Willem II confirms the arrival of Nieuwkoop
There is already the confirmation of Willem II. The Tilburg players rent the 23-year-old Bart Nieuwkoop for one season from Feyenoord and thus have their desired reinforcement in the back. Nieuwkoop had recently extended its expiring contract in Rotterdam for another year (until mid-2021).
Tilburg in Tilburg! # Nieuwk̶o̶o̶p̶Avatar
Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
"Willem II leases Nieuwkoop from Feyenoord"
Willem II is said to strengthen himself with Bart Nieuwkoop. The Tilburg players are about to rent the right back for one season from Feyenoord. The 23-year-old Nieuwkoop will no longer be able to work for the Rotterdammers after the arrival of Rick Karsdorp. (Source: AD )
Transfer updates · 2 hours ago
In 2022, Kahn takes over chairman Rummenigge
Oliver Kahn has been added to the board of Bayern Munich. The former goalkeeper has been appointed to the board of the German club and will sign for five years (as of January 1, 2020). After December 31, 2021, fifty-year-old Kahn takes over the duties of Chairman of the Board from Karl-Heinz Rummenigge (63), who then runs out of his contract.
Vorstandsvorsitzender ab 2022 - Rob Oliver Kahn in the Vorstand of the FC Bayern München AG. https://t.co/2ZUWF33YvGAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:36 PM
Alexis Sanchez on a rental basis to Inter Milan
Alexis Sanchez goes to Inter Milan on a rental basis, Manchester United officially announces this via the club's Twitter account. The Chilean attacker's transition had been in the air for a while. Sanchez came to Manchester United in the winter of 2018, but with five goals and nine assists in 45 games, he was not the dream purchase the English club was hoping for. The 30-year-old Sanchez will now show his skills at Inter Milan until the end of June 2020.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 6:26 PM
Neymar also not against FC Metz
Neymar will also not play for Paris Saint-Germain next Friday in the match against FC Metz, trainer Thomas Tuchel confirmed during his press conference. "Because his situation has not yet been resolved. It is the same as against Toulouse, nothing has changed. Neymar wants to leave PSG, which is still discussing the terms of that transfer with Barcelona.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 4:46 PM
"Van Persie finishes off with VDL amateurs"
Robin van Persie still seems to have found a new club. The attacker was spotted by the Algemeen Dagblad on Tuesday at the amateurs of VDL from Maassluis, who play in the third class. According to the newspaper, it is not the intention that the top scorer of all time in the Dutch national team will also play matches at VDL. Van Persie has had his own tournament there for years. It is not yet known whether he joins VDL on a weekly basis. (Source: Algemeen Dagblad )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 4:19 PM
Bayern Munich continues longer with Lewandowski
Bayern Munich breaks the contract with Robert Lewandowski. The 31-year-old striker extends his commitment by another two years, until 2023. Despite his high football age, the sleet is not over yet at the Pole. He is the top scorer in the Bundesliga with five goals in two games. Lewandowski made the switch from Borussia Dortmund to Bayern Munich in 2014 and grew to become one of the best strikers on the European fields in Munich. (Source: Bayern Munich)
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:50 PM
Ajax can count on Joël Veltman, a true Ajax player for longer.
We can count on him. 🤜🤛 #ExtendingVeltmanAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:39 PM
Veltman longest-serving player in current Ajax selection
Joël Veltman is the longest-serving player in the current selection of Ajax. The 27-year-old defender made his debut on August 19, 2012 in the match between NEC and Ajax. The balance now stands at 222 games in the Amsterdam main force, in which he scored 10 times.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:32 PM
Ajax extends expiring contract with Veltman until 2021
Joël Veltman will stay with Ajax for another year. The Amsterdammers extend the expiring commitment of the 27-year-old defender by one year, until mid-2021. Veltman has been associated with a departure from Ajax for some time. Among other things, West Ham United angled for its services. (Source: Ajax)
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:14 PM
"FC Barcelona is approaching agreement on Neymar"
Is it going to happen anyway? If we have to believe the latest reports, FC Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain are approaching an agreement on the transfer fee for Neymar. The Brazilian has wanted to leave Paris for a longer time and would prefer FC Barcelona to choose a new employer. A delegation from the Catalan superpower has been staying in the French capital for several days to negotiate a return of the attacker. (Source: Sky Sports )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 3:08 PM
FC Groningen records youth keeper
FC Groningen adds Jan de Boer to the goalkeeper file. The nineteen-year-old goalkeeper comes over transfer-free from SC Heerenveen, where he received his training. He draws for a year in the far north and becomes fourth keeper behind Sergio Padt, Jan Hoekstra and Marco van Duin. (Source: FC Groningen)
Transfer updates · yesterday at 2:39 PM
Locadia on a rental basis to Hoffenheim
Jürgen Locadia is playing this season on a rental basis at Hoffenheim. The club of trainer Alfred Schreuder takes over the Dutchman from Brighton & Hove Albion for a year. The 25-year-old striker exchanged PSV for the Premier League club in January 2018, but could never really enforce a base position in England.
Welcome, Jürgen! ÜrJürgen #Locadia wechselt zur #TSG! The 25-year-old comes on Leih basis to Summer 2020 for englischen Premiere League-Club @OfficialBHAFC. # JÜÜRGEEEEENZur Meldung: 🌐 https://t.co/kUNqfmpknIAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 1:16 PM
Dolberg puts his scrawl under a contract with OGC Nice. The 21-year-old attacker signs a five-year commitment in France.
Transfer updates · yesterday at 1:00 PM
Ajax confirms Dolberg departure for Nice
Kasper Dolberg is leaving Ajax for good. Deen continues his career at OGC Nice and signs a multi-year contract there. The French club pays 20.5 million euros for the 21-year-old striker. Dolberg played a total of 119 times for the team from Amsterdam and scored 45 times.
Hi @OGCNice, enjoy Dolberg. ❄️ #ThankYouKasperAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 12:44 PM
William II has almost reached Quiñónez
Willem II will strengthen himself in the short term with Jhonny Quiñónez. The Tilburg people have reached an agreement with the Ecuadorian club SD Aucas about a rental deal. The 21-year-old midfielder is coming to the Netherlands soon to complete the transfer. Willem II previously rented Diego Palacios for a year from SD Aucas.
H ✈ 🇳🇱 #HereIsJhonny # QuiñónezAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:59 AM
"Leverkusen aims for Vertonghen"
Bayer Leverkusen is said to be interested in Jan Vertonghen. The Belgian has been a basic customer at Tottenham Hotspur in recent years, but this year played less than a minute in the Premier League. Manager Mauricio Pochettino would not be satisfied with the fitness of the former Ajax player. Leverkusen would like to 'benefit' from the situation and therefore hopes for the 32-year-old defender. The club of trainer Peter Bosz has been looking for a new central defender for some time. (Source: Kicker )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 11:10 AM
De Graafschap definitively adds Branco van den Boomen to the selection. The midfielder, who comes over from FC Eindhoven, has put his signature under a contract with the 'Super farmers'.
Our acquisition @BrancossB has officially signed this morning !! #welcomeBrancoAvatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 10:56 AM
Sainsbury from PSV to Maccabi Haifa
Trent Sainsbury leaves PSV and continues his career at Maccabi Haifa. The Australian defender signs for two years with the club from Israel. 27-year-old Sainsbury came to Eindhoven a year ago and still had a commitment until mid-2021, but trainer Mark van Bommel recently announced that he could leave.
הבלם האוסטרלי, טרנט סיינסבורי, חתם לשנתיים במועדון!Avatar
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:45 AM
'PSG rejects' Barça 'offer on Neymar'
Paris Saint-Germain and FC Barcelona have still not agreed on a transfer from Neymar. The question is also whether there will be a deal this summer, as the transfer market will close for both clubs next Monday. The French would have refused an offer from FC Barcelona (amount of money plus a player) and after two days of strong negotiations, an agreement seems far away. PSG is reportedly holding on to the asking price and complying with it seems to be the only way for the Catalans to bring in the Brazilian this summer. (Source: RMC Sport )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:28 AM
Feyenoord target Araujo stands for transfer
It won't be long before Miguel Araujo has a new club. The 24-year-old central defender of Alianza Lima is also being followed by Feyenoord and is about to make a transfer to Europe, according to his agent. "If everything goes according to plan, it can be finished next weekend or Monday. I cannot confirm that it will be a Dutch club, because there are also offers from Belgium, France and Greece," says Carlos Gonzales, representative of Araujo. (Source: RPP Noticias )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 9:08 AM
"Willem II knocking on Bayern for left back"
In the search for a new left back, Willem II may end up at Bayern Munich. The Tilburgers would have made an offer for Derrick Köhn (on the right in the photo). Twenty-year-old Köhn is stuck in southern Germany for another year and plays his matches for the second team of the national champion. In North Brabant, the German is to be the successor to Diego Palacios. (Source: Fussball transfers )
Transfer updates · yesterday at 7:16 AM
"De Wit for 2 million euros from Ajax to AZ"
It seems that Dani de Wit played his last minutes for Ajax against APOEL last night. Reportedly, the Amsterdam club has reached an agreement with AZ, which pays 2 million euros for the 21-year-old midfielder. De Wit is going to sign a multi-year contract in Alkmaar, where he will be the successor of Guus Til who left for Spartak Moscow. (Source: De Telegraaf )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:33 PM
Dolberg not in Amsterdam, but in the stands in Nice
That will take some getting used to for Kasper Dolberg. While Ajax is currently playing the crucial match against APOEL, the Dane is watching a match from his new club OGC Nice. That team will play in the Ligue 1 tonight against Olympique Marseille.
Ils sont là #ogcniceAvatar
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:09 PM
'Istanbul Basaksehir inquires about Van der Heijden'
Jan-Arie van der Heijden (31) may continue his career in Turkey. Istanbul Basaksehir, the club of former teammate Eljero Elia, is said to be interested in the services of the player. Van der Heijden has ended up in Rotterdam-Zuid and was previously linked to FC Köln and FC Basel. Trainer Jaap Stam did not want to lose him due to injury in the selection. Now he can leave. Van der Heijden is not with his team in Israel. (Source: Voetbal International )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 7:33 PM
"Goalkeeper Bertrams to MVV"
Keeper Nigel Bertrams, trained by PSV, is reportedly under the bar for the rest of this season at MVV. The people of Maastricht take over the goalkeeper (25) from the Danish Nordsjaelland, who already let him to De Graafschap last season. Previously he had already played at Willem II and NAC Breda. (Source: Eindhovens Dagblad)
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 6:07 PM
De Graafschap and FC Eindhoven agree on Van den Boomen
Branco van den Boomen (24) becomes a super farmer. FC Eindhoven and De Graafschap have reached an agreement about the transfer of the midfielder. He only needs medical examination. Van den Boomen was the captain in Eindhoven.
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 5:13 PM
Almere City rents Venema from FC Utrecht
Nick Venema (20) completes the season as a player of Almere City. The attacker, who received his youth education in Utrecht, leaves the Domstad on a rental basis. Venema has played 24 games in the Eredivisie so far, but is not yet a fixed value at FC Utrecht.
(Source: FC Utrecht)
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 5:06 PM
Overmars emphasizes once again: Donny stays
Marc Overmars is still convinced that Donny van de Beek will finish at Ajax this season. The technical director told that to Spanish media. Overmars was in Spain this week to attend the opening of the new Johan Cruijff stadium at FC Barcelona's youth complex. Earlier, he already used words of the same kind with regard to the Ziggo Sport cameras. Van de Beek is injured and will not play against APOEL Nicosia tonight.
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 4:47 PM
Alexis Sánchez in Milan for medical examination
Attacker Alexis Sánchez (30) is in Milan, where he will undergo a medical examination at Internazionale. The lease agreement with Manchester United is reportedly announced later today. (Source: Sky Italia )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 4:22 PM
'FC Volendam rents former Ajax player Antonucci'
Fransesco Antonucci (20), who had been under contract with Ajax for a year and a half in the past, may return to the Netherlands. The Belgian midfielder is reportedly rented by FC Volendam from AS Monaco. In that case he will be reunited with Wim Jonk, who is now a trainer in Volendam. Antonucci exchanged Anderlecht for Ajax in 2015, which said goodbye to him again at the end of 2016. Volendam further strengthened itself today with Samir Ben Sallam (18) and Ibrahim El Kadiri (17).
(Source: De Telegraaf and FC Volendam)
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 3:56 PM
Vejinovic definitively from AZ to Poland
Marko Vejinovic definitively exchanges AZ for Arka Gdynia. The 29-year-old midfielder, who already played on a rental basis for the Polish club last season, had a contract in Alkmaar until mid-2022. The Amsterdammer of Serbian descent, who previously played for Heracles, Vitesse and Feyenoord, joined AZ due to a dragging knee injury hardly needs play.
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 2:58 PM
Observer: 'Dembélé stays 100 percent sure with Barça'
Ousmane Dembélé also plays at FC Barcelona after this summer. That is what his agent Moussa Sissoko says. "Ousmane remains 100 percent certain," said Sissoko. "It is impossible that he leaves. He wants to win and succeed at Barcelona." The 22-year-old Frenchman has been associated in recent days with a switch to Paris Saint-Germain to serve as a change for Neymar. (Source: Téléfoot )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 1:32 PM
"PSG catches sight of Mandzukic"
In the search for an additional attacker, Paris Saint-Germain would have ended up with Mario Mandzukic. The Paris club reportedly informed Juventus, where the 33-year-old Croatian is under contract for one more year. If Mandzukic himself has ears for a transfer, then he may probably leave Turin. (Source: Sky Italia )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 10:54 AM
'Feyenoord is after Chilean top scorer Jeraldino'
According to French media, Feyenoord hunts for Ignacio Jeraldino's signature (23). The two-time international of Chile is with nine hits on behalf of his club Audax top scorer in his native country and is said to have aroused the interest of various European clubs. Allegedly Feyenoord has already made a bid of 1.5 million euros. KRC Genk and Nantes would also have Jeraldino on their wish list. (Source: France Football )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 10:43 AM
Ibrahimovic: 'I'm still good enough for the Premier League'
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is convinced that he could still come along in the Premier League. "I can easily handle the Premier League level," says the 37-year-old Swede from Los Angeles Galaxy. "So if United needs me, they can call, even though I am now from LA Galaxy. I have done my job in Europe and have won 33 prizes. Hopefully I can add more here. We will see where the adventure ends " Ibrahimovic was under contract with Manchester United between 2016 and 2018. (Source: Sky Sports )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:48 AM
Cambuur strictly Newport
Sven Nieuwpoort continues his career at SC Cambuur. The 26-year-old defender signs a contract for one season in Leeuwarden and comes across transfer-free from De Graafschap where his contract expired this summer.
🆕 TRANSFER | SC #Cambuur has immediately strengthened itself with Sven Nieuwpoort. The 26-year-old central defender has put his signature under a contract for one season. Welcome and good luck in the yellow-blue Sven! 💛💙Avatar
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 9:11 AM
'Return of Neymar to Barcelona one step closer'
According to various media, the return of Neymar to FC Barcelona has come a step closer since yesterday. The Catalans were said to have spoken with a heavy delegation for about four hours with representatives of PSG yesterday to detach the 27-year-old attacker. During those talks, a bid of 170 million euros would have been made and partly because the Brazilian himself would like to leave Paris, PSG is considering accepting the offer. Will undoubtedly be prosecuted. (Source: The Daily Mail )
Transfer updates · Wednesday at 7:56 AM
'Van de Beek still in the picture at Real'
It cannot be excluded that Donny van de Beek will make the switch from Ajax to Real Madrid just before the transfer market closes. According to Spanish media, the 22-year-old midfielder is still on the radar of the 'Koninklijke'. Trainer Zinedine Zidane, however, still hopes that his club will reach an agreement with Manchester United about Paul Pogba, but the 'Mancunians' would not want to lower the asking price of 200 million euros. If that remains the case, Real could still decide to bring Van de Beek to Madrid. (Source: MARCA )
Transfer updates · Tuesday at 11:15 PM
"Transfer Sanchez to Inter completed tomorrow"
Internazionale takes over another player from Manchester United after Romelu Lukaku. The club from Milan has reached an agreement with the 'Mancunians' about Alexis Sanchez. The wing attacker will undergo the medical examination tomorrow and then be rented by Inter for the rest of the season. The Italians do not have to pay a rent for Sanchez, but do take over half (around six million euros) of his salary. (Source: Sky Italia )
Transfer updates · Tuesday at 9:45 PM
'Superfluous Ayoub can leave Feyenoord'
The future of Yassin Ayoub does not lie with Feyenoord. The midfielder can leave the team from Rotterdam and for that reason did not travel to Israel, where coach Jaap Stam's team defends a 3-0 lead against Hapoel Beër Sheva on Thursday in the play-offs for the Europa League group stage. Jan-Arie van der Heijden also stayed in the Netherlands, the central defender has long known that he is looking for another club. (Source: RTV Rijnmond )
Transfer updates · Tuesday at 9:42 PM
FC Groningen also reports that Ritsu Doan is on its way to PSV.
FC Groningen and PSV have reached an agreement on the transfer of Ritsu Doan. He will travel to Eindhoven to complete the transfer. #proud of the northAvatar
Transfer updates · Tuesday at 9:31 PM
PSV confirms that it will take over Ritsu Doan from FC Groningen. The transition from the 21-year-old attacking midfielder will be completed in the coming days. The Japanese, for example, still has to pass the medical examination in Eindhoven, but that seems like a formality. "We wanted to add another versatile attacker to our selection," says technical manager John de Jong on behalf of PSV. "Doan fits our profile perfectly and that is why I am very pleased that we came out with FC Groningen."
DO DEAL! 😉 Ritsu Doan becomes 🔴⚪! #DoanDealAvatar
Transfer updates · Tuesday at 7:52 PM
"PSV finally has Doan in"
Ritsu Doan exchanges FC Groningen for PSV. According to the Eindhovens Dagblad , the people of Eindhoven and the Noorderlingen have reached an agreement about the Japanese midfielder. The clubs have not yet confirmed the transition itself. (Source: Eindhovens Dagblad )
Transfer updates · Tuesday at 7:12 PM
"Dolberg medically tested by Nice on Wednesday"
We hear you think about the previous message: Hoffenheim and Schreuder were still hunting for Kasper Dolberg? That may be true, but the Dane of Ajax turned out not to be feasible for the Germans. OGC Nice would have the required 20 million euros that Ajax is asking for Dolberg and will have the 21-year-old striker medical approved tomorrow, after which he will sign a multi-year contract in France. (Source: l'Equipe )
Transfer updates · Tuesday at 7:08 PM
"Locadia on the way to Hoffenheim"
Jürgen Locadia seems to trade Brighton & Hove Albion for TSG Hoffenheim. The German club of coach Alfred Schreuder has ended up in the search for attacking reinforcements at the 25-year old striker of PSV. Locadia exchanged Eindhoven for England in January 2018, but was unable to enforce a fixed base place since then, partly due to injuries. (Source: AD )