English Premiership

As it happened: EPL transfer deadline day

2014-09-02 08:05
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02 Sep 08:21

REAL MADRID TAKE ON "LITTLE PEA"

European champions Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Mexican international striker Javier Hernandez on a season-long loan from Manchester United on Monday.

02 Sep 08:20

BURNLEY ADD TWO MORE

Burnley made a double swoop for Chelsea midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah and Hull winger George Boyd on Monday.

02 Sep 08:19

HULL MAKE RECORD SIGNING

Premier League club Hull City have announced on Monday that they have signed Uruguay international striker Abel Hernandez from Italian side Palermo for "a club-record fee".

02 Sep 08:17

SPURS SNAP UP MYSTERY MAN

Tottenham have signed former France Under-21 midfielder Benjamin Stambouli from Ligue 1 club Montpellier on Monday.

02 Sep 08:16

LIVERPOOL LOSE COATES

Liverpool defender Sebastian Coates has joined Sunderland on a season-long loan on Monday, while the Black Cats also landed Inter Milan midfielder Ricardo Alvarez for the rest of the campaign.Uruguay international Coates had str

02 Sep 08:15

BLIND SEALS MOVE TO OLD TRAFFORD

Manchester United sealed the signing of Netherlands star Daley Blind from Ajax for £14 million on Monday.

02 Sep 08:14

SAINTS END SHOPPING SPREE

Southampton snapped up Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld and Senegal winger Sadio Mane to bolster their squad on transfer deadline day on Monday.

02 Sep 08:13

BAGGIES OLD BOY GOES TO WEST HAM

West Ham United bought French international Morgan Amalfitano from Olympique de Marseille for an undisclosed transfer fee on Monday. He spent last season on loan with WBA.

02 Sep 08:12

BEN ARFA SEALS TOON EXIT

Hull City signed France midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa on a season-long loan deal from Premier League rivals Newcastle United as the transfer window closed on Monday.

02 Sep 08:11

WELBECK A GOONER!

Arsenal have announced the signing of England international striker Danny Welbeck from Premier League rivals Manchester United on a long-term deal.

02 Sep 08:10

WHAT. A. NIGHT.

So many deals done in the final hours of the deadline day! 

Why do clubs leave it so late?


01 Sep 15:24

BIZARRE DEAL CANCELLED

Southampton have officially cancelled Saphir Taïder's loan spell with the club from Inter Milan after just 27 days.

01 Sep 15:12

PALACE TO MAKE MCARTHUR AN EAGLE

Crystal Palace are close to completing the signing of Wigan midfielder James McArthur on a £5 million deal. 

The 26-year-old Scotland international is having a medical and discussing personal terms at the club's Beckenham training ground.


01 Sep 14:54

SPOT LIGHT ON WEST HAM:

Players in:

Enner Valencia (Pachuca, £12m), Cheikhou Kouyate (Anderlecht, undisclosed), Mauro Zarate (Velez Sarsfield, undisclosed), Aaron Cresswell (Ipswich, £3.75m), Diego Poyet (Charlton, compensation fee), Alex Song (Barcelona, loan), Carl Jenkinson (Arsenal, loan), Diafra Sakho (Metz, undisclosed)

Players out:

Joe Cole (Aston Villa, free), Jack Collison, Alou Diarra, George McCartney (all released), Jordan Spence (MK Dons, free), Matt Taylor (Burnley, free)

01 Sep 14:45

DIAKITE LEAVES BLACK CATS

French defender Modibo Diakite has left Sunderland by mutual consent.

The 27-year-old was signed by Paolo Di Canio from Lazio in July 2013 but failed to make the grade at the Stadium of Light.


01 Sep 14:40

HARRY AFTER EVERYONE!

QPR manager Harry Redknapp has been linked with moves for three former players.

Aaron Lennon.

Jermain Defoe (again).

Sandro. 

01 Sep 14:38

ARSENAL MOVE FOR STRIKER?

Speculation is mounting that Arsenal have made a bid to sign Juventus forward Sebastian Giovinco on loan. This despite the reports that Arsenal will not sign a replacement for Oliver Giroud.

01 Sep 14:32

NASTASIC WANTS TO STAY

West Ham United have had their offer rejected for the defender while Arsenal, Everton and Newcastle are also being linked with the Serbian

Reports suggest it is Nastasic's preference is to stay at the Etihad Stadium and fight for his place.

01 Sep 14:31

ARE LOANS THE NEW BLACK?

So many loans and so few permanent deals:

Chicharito (Man Utd to R Madrid on loan)

Van Ginkel (Chelsea to Milan on loan)

Falcao (Monaco to Man Utd on loan)

Torres (Chelsea to Milan on loan)

01 Sep 14:25

SWANS SIGN YOUNGSTER

Gambia-born striker Modou Barrow has signed for Swansea from Swedish club Ostersunds for an undisclosed fee. He will start training with the under 21's.

01 Sep 14:20

BREAKING NEWS:

Real Madrid confirm the loan signing of Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez on a season-long deal with the option to buy.

01 Sep 14:18

REMY READY TO RUMBLE

Loic Remy admits he is under pressure to make an impact at Chelsea but insists he is ready to fight Diego Costa and Didier Drogba for a place in Jose Mourinho's side.

01 Sep 14:16

DONE DEAL:

Atletico Madrid have moved to further strengthen their forward line by agreeing to sign Italy winger Alessio Cerci from Torino on a three-year contract, the Spanish champions said on Monday.

01 Sep 14:09

PLAYERS TO WATCH:

Danny Welbeck (Manchester United) -  Linked with Tottenham and Sunderland

Peter Cech (Chelsea) - Linked with QPR

Tom Cleverley (Manchester United) - Linked with Aston Villa and Everton

Micah Richards (Manchester City) - Linked with Fiorentina

Jermain Defoe (FC Toronto) - Linked with Arsenal and QPR

Victor Valdes (No club) - Liverpool

01 Sep 14:06

TRANSFER WINDOW CLOSES IN 10 HOURS

There are still several clubs scrambling for last minute deals around the English Premiership but it look like Falcao will be the deal of the day.

Arsenal are not expected to bring in any new players while Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool all look to have completed their business.

Manchester United, Southampton and Sunderland look to be the busiest clubs ahead of the 24:00 (SA time) transfer deadline.

01 Sep 13:58

CECH OFFERED A WAY OUT

Queens Park Rangers have been offered Petr Cech by Chelsea.

The goalkeeper, who has lost his place at Stamford Bridge to Thibaut Courtois, is believed to favour a move to a London club.

(Source: Daily Mail)

01 Sep 13:43

INTER WANT THAUVIN

Inter Milan have set their sights on Marseille's 21-year-old midfielder Florian Thauvin, according to reports in France. 

01 Sep 13:42

VERMEER REJECTS UNITED, JOINS FEYENOORD

Ajax have agreed to sell Netherlands international goalkeeper Kenneth Vermeer to their Eredivisie rivals Feyenoord.

The 28-year-old rejected the late bid made by Manchester United. 

01 Sep 13:40

TOON CASH IN

Newcastle and Roma have agreed a loan deal for Yanga-Mbiwa, with a purchase option of €5 million.

01 Sep 13:39

WELBECK IN DEMAND

With United having sealed a move for Falcao, Danny Welbeck will almost certainly leave the "Theatre of Dreams" today. Spurs have taken the lead in the race to sign the forward.

01 Sep 13:35

MORE NEWS ON NEGREDO AND NASTASIC

Manchester City striker Alvaro Negredo continues to discuss a loan move to Valencia.

Matija Nastasic is also a target for Arsenal, Spurs and Newcastle United. Foreign interest comes in the form of Juventus and Marseille.

01 Sep 13:31

FALCAO PLANNING A LONG STAY

Radamel Falcao's agent has been quoted as saying the deal to Manchester United is not just a season long loan.

"It's a permanent deal but due to the fair play rules the first year must be a loan deal."

01 Sep 13:30

DEFOE TO THE RESCUE?

QPR are interested but reports suggest Jermain Defoe has offered to Arsenal on a short-term loan deal to help solve their striker crisis until January.

01 Sep 13:30

HULL TO SIGN DIAME

According to reports in the UK, West Ham midfielder Mohamed Diame has arrived in Hull for talks and a medical.

01 Sep 13:17

HULL LOSE BOYD

Burnley have confirmed the signing of George Boyd from Hull City on a 2-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Done Deal.

01 Sep 13:17

MANCHESTER UNITED WANT 15-YEAR-OLD STAR

Stromsgodset starlet Martin Odegaard, who is just 15 and one of the most coveted young players in Europe, may sign a deal later today to join Manchester United.

01 Sep 13:09

MATA ANNOUNCES BLIND DEAL


Writing on his personal blog, JuanMata10.com, the Spanish midfielder wrote: 


"As you read this, many things are happening before the transfer window expires today. Here I would like to welcome Di María and Blind to the club. I am sure these two players will give a lot to us and will strengthen the team. We already know what Ángel is capable of, his ability and dribbling skills, and Daley has a great touch and is very intelligent, as he showed during the World Cup."

01 Sep 13:04

INJURED VALDES TO REDS?

Spanish sports daily Marca are reporting that Liverpool are keen on signing goalkeeper Victor Valdes.

The former Barcelona No.1 is currently injured, so wouldn't complete a move to the Premier League until October.

 

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