The Premier League transfer window is well and truly underway, and some big deals have already been confirmed, with West Ham signing Villareal’s Pablo Fornals and Wesley making a switch to Aston Villa. And there should be plenty more to come!
Today’s Premier League transfer roundup brings you a confirmed manager exit, a big update in regards to a Man United star, a deal close for an Arsenal target and a second offer from West Ham for a La Liga ace.
Sarri joins Juve, Lampard in pipeline
The worst-kept secret in football has finally been confirmed: Maurizio Sarri has left Chelsea to join Juventus. The Italian has signed a three-year deal with Juve after the two clubs agreed a compensation fee in the region of £5m.
Pogba keen on move
Paul Pogba has stoked the fire of a move away from Manchester United this summer after telling reporters in Tokyo that he is looking for a new challenge. “I have been three years in Manchester and have been doing great – some good moments and some bad moments, like everybody, like everywhere else,” said the Real Madrid target. “It could be a good time to have a new challenge somewhere else.”
Saliba agrees Arsenal terms
Arsenal have agreed terms with William Saliba of Saint-Etienne according to French outlet FootMercato. The French defender has reportedly agreed a five-year contract with the Gunners, but the two sides are yet to come to an agreement for his transfer.
West Ham prepare second Gomez bid
According to the Evening Standard, West Ham are preparing a second bid for Celta Vigo’s Maxi Gomez. The Hammers had a €32.4m (£28.6m) offer rejected by the Spanish side, but are still interested in the player.