Sunday Transfer News: Ter Stegen Closes Manchester City Deal
It’s a blockbuster Sunday and we are off the blocks faster than Ronaldo and Griezmann.
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen to compete with Joe Hart for number one spot at Manchester City.
— FootTheBall (@FootTheBall) July 10, 2016
Mauro Icardi will be sold by Inter Milan due to the financial situation at the club, according to his wife and agent. Real will now turn their attention to Valencia’s Portuguese midfielder Andre Gomes after backing out from Pogba Pursuit.
Aston Villa have confirmed the signing of Reading midfielder Aaron Tshibola.
Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas insists Arsenal have not made a bid for Alexandre Lacazette and says the striker will not be leaving the club.
Manchester United have offered Juan Mata to Juventus in part-exchange for Paul Pogba.
Tottenham have joined the race to sign unsettled Bayern Munich star Mario Gotze. Spurs are building their team to fight for the Premier League title next season and manager Mauricio Pochettino is leaving no stone un-turned.
Tottenham are also interested in signing Newcastle’s Dutchman Giorginio Wijnaldum, according to the Sunday People, who is being valued at £30m.
Papiss Cissé has joined Chinese club Shandong Luneng for £5m.
The 31-year-old Senegal international scored 44 goals in 131 appearances for the Magpies after arriving from Freiburg in January 2012.
— Shandong Luneng (@sdlnts1993) July 10, 2016
— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) July 9, 2016
Djibril Sidibé has joined French club Monaco. The Nigerian was rumoured to be joining Arsenal in the run-up to the summer transfer window. He made more tackles + interceptions (240) than any other player in Ligue 1 last season.
— AS Monaco EN (@AS_Monaco_EN) July 9, 2016