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Manchester City have £44.5M bid for Benjamin Mendy rejected by Monaco. With Monaco under no pressure to sell and the Citizens showing their hand by releasing 3 of their 4 full-backs, this could prove to be an expensive acquisition for City.
Jose Mourinho insists he is still not happy with how the transfer window is going for Manchester United, despite spending over £100M already and the club closing in on Ivan Perišić. "We always feel there is room to improve, and I cannot say that I am happy with our transfer window."
On this day in 2003... Yaya Touré turned out for Arsenal in a pre-season friendly against Barnet as a second striker. Arsène Wenger described him as "completely average" on the day and Touré soon opted for Metalurh Donetsk instead of the Gunners.
Chelsea close in on Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata for what is believed to be a fee in the region of €80M. Excited, Chelsea fans? Morata's ratio of 95.1 minutes per goal was bettered only by Leo Messi last season
RB Leipzig owner Dietrich Mateschitz confirms the club have a rejected a fresh £66M bid from Liverpool for midfield general Naby Keïta, insisting the Guinea international is not for sale. Should Liverpool look to other targets or bid even higher? 🤔
With conflicting reports on the validity of PSG's interest in Neymar, Sky Sports report that the Parisians have placed Alexis Sanchez at the top of their wish list. PSG want to make a marquee signing this summer and the Chilean fits the profile - where do you think Sanchez will be next season? 🤔
Breaking: Antonio Conte signs new 2-year deal with Chelsea
There's been some exciting transfers this summer - but wouldn't it be great to have this maverick back in the Premier League?
10th July: Antonio Cassano signs for Hellas Verona. 18th July: Antonio Cassano retires from football, citing homesickness. 18th July (A bit later on): Antonio Cassano comes out of retirement. 🤷️
Manchester United edge closer to the completion of Ivan Perišić's £40M+ move, but what does this mean for Anthony Martial? The former Monaco man's future was already in doubt but with the arrival of the Croatian, will Martial seek first-team opportunities elsewhere? 🤔
Sky Italia report that PSG have met Neymar's £195M release clause at Barcelona, with the decision now resting on the player. Fake news? Or the beginnings of football's biggest ever deal? 🤔
Back amongst it
It seems as though A.C. Milan aren't finished yet. The Rossoneri are in talks with Bayern about a loan move for Renato Sanches, with a €40M option to buy.
Alexis Sanchez speaking to Chilean radio... "I want to play in the Champions League. The decision isn't down to me, I need to wait for Arsenal." Bad news, Arsenal fans?
Would you want to see any of these free agents at your club next season? 🤔