The transfer window is open and all of Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham and Manchester United are getting down to business. The Gunners are poised to announce the signing of Chelsea striker Kai Havertz immediately after agreeing a £65m deal. with the Blues, where the German national team player is now ready for a doctor. A fresh bid for Declan Rice is also on the way, although Manchester United are also keen.
Chelsea, meanwhile, are reportedly set to table an £80million bid for the Brighton midfielder as they close in on a move for Villarreal striker Nicolas Jackson. However, Mason Mount could be set for a move to United as they prepare a third bid.
Over at Tottenham, Ange Postecoglou looks to make his first signing after the club reportedly agreed a fee of around £17.2m for Empoli goalkeeper Guglielmo Vicario, with James Maddison also of interest. Follow all the latest news, gossip and rumours, including updates on Ilkay Gundogan, Sandro Tonali and Bernardo Silva in our transfer center below!
Newcastle transfer news: Joachim Andersen now a goal
Sandro Tonali looks set to join Newcastle and it might not stop there.
According to the Daily Mail, the club has cast keen eyes on Crystal Palace defender Joachim Andersen.
The Magpies are interested in the centre-back but could be priced out of a move with the Eagles ready to demand a huge price.
Romeo Lavia replaces Thomas Partey at Arsenal
With Kai Havertz potentially replacing Granit Xhaka at Arsenal, Mikel Arteta already has a succession plan in place.
The Gunners are also prepared to sell Thomas Partey this summer and have reportedly drafted in his replacement.
According to the Daily Mail, Southampton midfielder Romeo Lavia is seen as the man to step into Partey’s shoes and the Gunners could soon make a move.
Manchester United are asking Harry Kane to submit a transfer request
It seems hard to believe that Tottenham will ever sell Harry Kane to a Premier League competition, even despite his dwindling contractual status.
Still, that won’t stop big clubs from trying to sign the England captain.
According to The Sun, Manchester United have asked Kane to submit a transfer request at Spurs in order to force a move through.
Nicolas Jackson will soon be a Chelsea player
It’s getting really busy at Chelsea, isn’t it?
Moises Caicedo appears to be the main target now amid a flurry of departures, but the Blues could soon have a new striker.
According to Spanish magazine Cadena SER, Nicolas Jackson and his representatives will soon travel to London as Chelsea continue to work out the structure of the deal with Villarreal.
Bernardo Silva has yet to agree a Saudi move
The idea of Bernardo Silva moving to Saudi Arabia is fascinating.
A treble winner with Manchester City, with the Portugal international rejecting the chance to either stay with Pep Guardiola’s side or join another European heavyweight, would be a major coup for the Saudi Pro League.
Still, despite reports to the contrary, Fabrizio Romano has provided a fresh update.
Romano suggests that Silva has yet to make a decision about his future.
Mason Mount is pushing for a Manchester United move
Mason Mount could become another player to join the ranks of stars leaving Chelsea.
The England international has actually been the subject of two offers from Manchester United, although both have been rejected.
However, according to Fabrizio Romano, Mount has informed the Blues that he will NOT sign a new contract with the club and his price is now around £60-£65m.
Sandro Tonali expected to join Newcastle
Newcastle United are another team about to make a big move, it seems.
According to Fabrizio Romano, the Magpies are on the verge of agreeing terms with AC Milan midfielder Sandro Tonali, with the contract on offer reportedly “really huge”.
It would be a signing at St James’ Park and a transfer is believed to be close as Newcastle prepare for life back in the Champions League.
Ilkay Gundogan is going to Barcelona today
Barcelona are closing in on a deal to sign Ilkay Gundogan from Manchester City.
The Germany international is set to reject interest from Arsenal and join the LaLiga champions on a free transfer this summer after they presented a longer offer than that from City.
Saying goodbye after lifting a treble as a captain is certainly a long way to go…
Tottenham verbally agrees with Guglielmo Vicar
Here we go, Tottenham fans!
Ange Postecoglou appears to be set for his first signing in charge of Tottenham.
Sky Sports are demanding a £17.2m deal. to sign Empoli goalkeeper Guglielmo Vicario.
Hugo Lloris is set to leave Spurs this summer and the Italian could now become the club captain’s long-term replacement.
Man United launch Declan Rice bid
Manchester United will not sit back and give Arsenal a free run at Declan Rice, it seems.
Despite the Gunners having two bids rejected for the West Ham captain, it is United who are ready to pounce.
According to the Daily Telegraph, the Old Trafford giants are prepared to offer a player plus cash deal to sign Rice, potentially including the likes of Scott McTominay or Harry Maguire.