Wednesday’s Edition of Football Transfer Gossip and DONE DEALS



Real Madrid were unsuccessful with a fresh 220m euro (£189m) bid for Paris St-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe, 22. The France international will now be free to negotiate a pre-contract deal with the Spanish club in January before joining them on a free transfer next summer. (Goal)

Manchester United’s French forward Anthony Martial, 25, rejected the chance to join Lyon in a last-minute move on deadline day. (L’Equipe, via Mirror)

Unlike Martial, United midfielder Donny van de Beek, 24, wanted to leave Old Trafford – only for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to block the Netherlands international’s loan move to Everton. (AD – in Dutch)

Atletico Madrid knocked back an £18m bid for England right-back Kieran Trippier, 30, from Manchester United, which prompted the Premier League club to block 22-year-old Portugal defender Diogo Dalot’s move to Borussia Dortmund. (Sport1, via Star)

Tottenham did not return with an improved bid for winger Adam Traore after having had a £30m offer rejected on Monday. Wolves demanded £50m for the 25-year-old Spain international.(Athletic)

Wolves pursued a deal for Marseille and France Under-21 midfielder Boubacar Kamara, 21, after an attempt to sign Portugal’s Renato Sanches, 24, from Lille fell through. (Athletic – subscription required)

West Ham were keen on signing England midfielder Jesse Lingard, 28, from Manchester United following his successful loan spell last season, but were not willing to meet the Old Trafford club’s £25m asking price. (Talksport)

Newcastle failed with their attempt to sign former England Under-21 midfielder Hamza Choudhury, 23, from Leicester after discussions between the two clubs broke down. (Sky Sports)”

​​DEAL DONE: Crystal Palace have signed Celtic striker Odsonne Édouard for £15m. He’s put pen to paper on a 4-year deal.

​​DEAL DONE: Real Betis have announced the signing of Hector Bellerin from Arsenal. One-year loan deal. He has taken a pay cut to join the Liga club.

​​DEAL DONE: Arsenal have signed Bologna defender Takehiro Tomiyasu for around £17m.

​​OFFICIAL: Tottenham have confirmed the departure of Serge Aurier following the termination of his contract.

DEAL DONE: Nuno Mendes has joined PSG from Sporting CP on loan for a €7m fee. They have a €40m buy option next year.

Saúl Ñíguez’s move to Chelsea has been complete in time. Official announcement imminent.

Rayo Vallecano have signed Radamel Falcao after he terminated his contract at Galatasaray.

✅ Saúl Ñíguez to Chelsea

✅ Antoine Griezmann to Atletico Madrid

✅ Luuk de Jong to Barcelona

Antoine Griezmann’s final contracts for the move to Atlético Madrid was signed at 22:59. One minute before the deadline.

DEAL DONE: Celtic have signed Cameron Carter-Vickers from Tottenham on loan with an option to buy next summer.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here