The Summer transfer market opened on 10th June for the Premier League clubs and we have already seen some record-breaking signings already taken place.
With Liverpool signing Darwin Nunez for a club-record fee and Man City finally ending their hunt to sign a striker by bringing in one of the hottest properties in Europe in name of Erling Haaland, Premier League is all set to excite fans yet again. Let’s have a look at what the Friday transfer gossip coveys.
Arsenal are close to finalising a deal for Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus, the 25-year-old Brazilian forward.
Tottenham are considering a 90 million euro (£77 million) bid for Inter Milan attacker Lautaro Martinez. (Alfredo Pedulla – in Italian).
However, the 24-year-old Argentina international wants to remain with the Serie A club, which has no plans to move him.
Newcastle United are keeping an eye on England goalkeeper Nick Pope, 30-year-old, of Burnley.
Liverpool are still interested in Borussia Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham, who is 18 years old and plays for England.
AC Milan has moved ahead of Newcastle in the race to capture Lille’s Dutch Under-21 defender Sven Botman.
Manchester City are contemplating a proposal for Brighton’s Marc Cucurella, a 23-year-old left-back from Spain.
Nottingham Forest manager Steve Cooper is close to extending his contract after leading the team to Premier League promotion last season.
Forest are also in talks with Mainz to sign Moussa Niakhate, a 26-year-old French centre-back.
Manchester City’s 18-year-old Belgian midfielder Romeo Lavia has piqued the curiosity of Leeds United and Southampton.
Southampton are ready to announce the signing of Gavin Bazunu, a 20-year-old Republic of Ireland goalkeeper, from Manchester City in a deal potentially up to £15 million.
Sporting Lisbon and Portugal midfielder Joao Palhinha, 26, is wanted by both Fulham and Wolves.
If Manchester City’s new Norwegian signing Erling Haaland, 21, had joined Real Madrid, president Florentino Perez claims he would not have started.
James Tarkowski, a 29-year-old English defender, has agreed to join Everton when his contract with Burnley expires this summer.
Aurelien Tchouameni, the France midfielder, joined Real Madrid from Monaco after declining a larger pay offer from PSG.