Cape Town - Although teams have been actively busy luring players to their respective clubs, the transfer window only officially opened today. Here are the latest international transfer updates.
Everton are trying to tie up Gareth Barry on a free transfer
this week according to The Sun.
Manchester United are closing in on an £11m deal with
Arsenal to sign Belgium defender Thomas Vermaelen.
The Mail reports that West Ham are interested in Mathieu
Valbuena the Marseille star who is available for £8million.
Chelsea Football Club announced Mark Schwarzer has signed a
new one-year contract with the club and The Blues also confirms the departure of Ashley Cole.
The Daily Mail says a Manchester United official is in
Portugal to tie up the signing of Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho.
Napoli are eyeing a move for Tottenham's Sandro to try and
bolster up their midfield.
According to reports in the Netherlands, Southampton are on
the verge of signing Dusan Tadic from FC Twente.
Swansea City midfielder Jay Fulton has penned a new
four-year contract to stay at the Liberty Stadium.
Hull City confirmed the signing of Robert Snodgrass on a
three-year deal from Norwich City.
Ivan Perisic could be set for a move to Italy this summer
after the Wolfsburg winger’s agent admitted to holding talks with a number of
Serie A sides including Napoli, Inter Milan, AC Milan and Roma.
Stoke chief executive Tony Scholes told Skysports they want
Oussama Assaidi on a permanent deal and thinks Steven Nzonzi's time at the club
may be over.
reports that Borussia Dortmund general manager Michael Zorc insist that the
German club have not received any offers for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Skyports reports Kosovan outfit Hajvalia, who won last
season's Kosovar Cup and finished sixth in the league, have made an
opportunistic offer to take Luis Suarez on loan. With Kosovo not yet recognised
as a full FIFA member, they believe the Liverpool striker's ban would not
stand. Director Xhavit Pocolli told Kosovan daily Sport Plus “Suarez can't play
in the next four months. As we are not part of FIFA yet, I think he can play in
Kosovo, so we have an offer that we will send to Liverpool.”
Reports in Spain claim Atletico Madrid have made a €31m
offer to acquire Mauro Icardi and Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic from Inter
According to The
Express Manchester United will have to splash out £50m to land Arturo
Vidal as the Chilean prefers a move to Old Trafford over Real Madrid and Bayern
Chelsea target Filipe Luis rejects Atletico talks to force
Stamford Bridge move.
England midfielder and Chelsea great Frank Lampard will
reportedly join Spanish striker David Villa in a guest stint at Australian club
Melbourne City next year.