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Transfer Deadline Day: Aubameyang, Ozil, Batshuayi, Giroud All Done But Mahrez Blocked

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It’s is transfer deadline day and it seems there will be plenty of late business with some of Europe’s biggest clubs still in the market.

TRANSFERS happening. Real time on the Deadline Day of the biggest January transfer window in a decade. Follow FootTheBall, get the juice.


Tottenham have completed the signing of Lucas Moura from PSG for £25m.

Bye Bye Gunners!

AS Saint-Étienne have signed Mathieu Debuchy for free after his Arsenal contract was mutually terminated.

Didier Ndong To Watford Confirmed 

Watford have signed Didier Ndong on loan for the rest of the season from Sunderland, with an option to buy in the summer.

No. 14 For Auba

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will wear the Number 14 shirt at Arsenal, the same number as Thierry Henry.

Mangala To Goodison ParK Almost Done

mangalaEverton have agreed a deal with Manchester City to sign Eliaquim Mangala on loan.

Chelsea Outcast Batshuayi Joins Dortmund On Loan 

Borussia Dortmund have signed Michy Batshuayi from Chelsea on loan for the rest of the season.

Chelsea Announce The Signing Of Scorpion King 

Chelsea have signed Olivier Giroud from Arsenal for around £18m. He’s signed a one-and-a-half year deal.

Mahrez Gone Missing: The Most Wanted Man On Earth

MahrezLeicester City have no idea where Riyad Mahrez is. The Foxes sqaud are at the hotel in Liverpool before tonight’s match with Everton.

Twist In The Tale

mahrezMan City have made a final offer for Riyad Mahrez. The transfer fee is around £65m and the Cityzens are ready to offer an unnamed player going in the other direction. Leicester are considering it.

Aubameyang In Love With The Gunners 

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: “I think the club has such big history and great players like Thierry Henry, He’s an example for me. I’m a fast player and I score goals too, like Henry a little bit. But as I said, I have to work a lot more.”

Nasri To Premier League?

French attacking midfielder Samir Nasri is now a free agent after terminating his contract with Antalyaspor. Could he still do a job in the Premier League?

Mahrez To Man City Is Happening

Riyad MahrezManchester City have upped their bid for Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez to £60m.

Ramírez Moves To Sevilla On Loan 

Sevilla have confirmed the signing of Everton’s Sandro Ramírez on loan for the rest of the season.

Slimani Medical 

Leicester striker Islam Slimani has landed in Newcastle by private jet. He is set to undergo a medical this afternoon.

Greedy Foxes

Leicester demanding over £75million for Riyad Mahrez as Manchester City face battle to land Algerian star.

Saivet Moves To Sivasspor

Newcastle United midfielder Henri Saivet has joined Sivasspor on loan for the rest of the season.

Welcome To Konyaspor

Turkish club Konyaspor have announced the signing of Samuel Eto’o in grand style.

Gunners’ Master Plan

Arsenal have paid Chelsea a £1.3m loan fee on behalf of Borussia Dortmund for Michy Batshuayi to ensure they were able to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

From Italy To Turkey 

Inter Milan defender Yuto Nagatomo has passed a medical ahead of his move to Galatasaray.

Ozil Stays Put 

Mesut Özil has signed a new three-and-a-half year contract to remain at Arsenal until summer 2021. Becomes highest-paid player in club history on around £350,000-a-week before tax.


Arsenal have completed the £56million signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund.

The Gabon striker has agreed a three-and-a-half year deal at the Emirates Stadium after agreeing a club-record fee with Dortmund that eclipses the £52.7m Arsenal spent on Alexandre Lacazette last summer.

Batshuayi Off To Germany

Michy Batshuayi is currently undergoing a medical at Borussia Dortmund ahead of his loan move.

Fox In The Castle 

Newcastle have agreed a deal with Leicester to take Islam Slimani on loan.

Aubameyang Is Now A Gunner

Photo confirmation of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s £55m move to Arsenal from Dortmund. He’s signed on a long-term contract.

Dortmund have confirmed the sale of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal for €63.75m.

Mehmedi Joins Wolfsburg 

Wolfsburg have signed Admir Mehmedi from Bayer Leverkusen. The Switzerland international has penned a four-and-a-half year deal.

Fox Out Of The Box

Riyad Mahrez is not in the Leicester squad for tonight’s match against Everton as he looks to force through a move to Manchester City.

Blind Move Blocked 

Daley Blind will not be allowed to leave Manchester United for Roma this window, says dad and agent Danny.

Ndiaye Medical Done

Badou Ndiaye has passed his Stoke medical and only personal terms and work permit/visa matters are left to finalise. The move will be completed in the afternoon.

Lucas Moura Medical Done

Lucas Moura has passed his medical at Tottenham. He’s expected at the training ground shortly to finalise paperwork and complete his £25m move from PSG.

Fred To Man Utd?

Manchester United have the chance to sign Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred today after Manchester City shifted their attention to Riyad Mahrez.

Batshuayi To Dortmund Almost Done

Borussia Dortmund have agreed a loan deal for Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi. The deal to be announced soon by both the clubs.

Better Luck Next Time Swansea 

Dortmund have pulled the plug on André Schürrle’s two-year loan to Swansea because Andrey Yarmolenko was injured in training yesterday.

Good News For Arsenal Fans 

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is undergoing a medical at Arsenal.

Swansea Desperate To Sign Ayew

André AyewSwansea City are breaking their transfer record to re-sign André Ayew in a deal worth up to £18m.

Ozil Finally Says Yes?

Graphics Courtesy: Sumant Chawla

Mesut Özil is set to sign a new contract at Arsenal, after he got clarity about the club’s ambitions through by the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Özil’s new Arsenal deal will see him take home £305,000-a-week, making him the second highest paid player in the Premier League, behind Alexis Sánchez.

Barca Still Want Arthur 

Barcelona have submitted an offer of €30m for Arthur. Grêmio are holding out for €36m.

Done Deal:Samuel Eto’o To Konyaspor

Former Chelsea forward Samuel Eto’o has joined Konyaspor on a two-and-a-half year deal. Undisclosed fee. He’ll be unveiled at 3pm.

Mangala Transfer Saga Drags On 

Everton expect to sign Eliaquim Mangala from Manchester City today. Newcastle and Valencia have also made an enquiry for the defender.

Wolfsburg Look To Hijack Swansea’s Move For Marković

Wolfsburg are trying to convince Liverpool midfielder Lazar Marković to join them rather than Premier League side Swansea.

Debuchy Not Wanted At The Emirates 

Arsenal will allow defender Mathieu Debuchy to join Saint-Étienne on a free transfer.

Klaassen Set For Napoli Move

Serie A leaders Napoli have opened talks with Everton in an attempt to sign Dutch midfielder Davy Klaassen on loan until the end of the season.


Arsenal have inadvertently revealed that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has joined the club after they accidentally posted a video confirming his arrival on their own website.

Newcastle Want Slimani And Mangala

Newcastle have launched moves for both Eliaquim Mangala and Islam Slimani.

Zlatan To MLS Is Happening 

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimović signed an agreement with LA Galaxy three weeks ago.

West Ham Looking To Rope In Amadou On Loan

West Ham have launched an offer to rope in Ibrahim Amadou from Lille. The offer is £2m loan fee plus a £14m option to buy in the summer.

Riyad Mahrez Transfer Saga Drags On 

Leicester would sell Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City tomorrow if they get £70m.

Mata Is Going Nowhere 

Manchester United have extended the contract of Juan Mata, which now runs until June 2019.

Palmieri Joins The Blues 

Emerson Palmieri has signed for Chelsea in a deal that could rise to £24m. He’s joined on a four-and-a-half year deal.

From Paris To London 

Tottenham Hotspur’s deal to sign Lucas Moura from PSG has been finalised tonight. Fee is £25m. The deal will be announced today.

Bartra Moves To Betis 

Marc Bartra has joined Real Betis from Dortmund for a fee of €20m on a deal until 2023.

A New Challenge For Zárate

Watford have announced that Mauro Zárate has made a loan move to Vélez Sarsfield.

The Mahrez Puzzle

Manchester City lodged a third bid for Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez but the Foxes have immediately rejected Manchester City’s £55m bid for the Algerian winger.

Roma Keen On Blind 

Roma are currently negotiating with Manchester United over the transfer of Daley Blind.

Barca Youngster Joins Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund have signed Barcelona youngster Sergio Gomez in a €3m deal.

Watford Want Ndong

Watford are set to sign Didier Ndong from Sunderland on loan for the rest of the season, with an option to buy in the summer.

Welcome To Watford Dodi!

Watford have signed Belgium U21 winger Dodi Lukeabakio from Anderlecht on a four-and-a-half-year deal. Undisclosed fee.

Harrison Signed And Loaned 

Manchester City have signed Jack Harrison from sister-club New York City FC and immediately sent him on loan to Middlesbrough.

Newcastle Want Mangala

mangalaNewcastle have made an enquiry to Manchester City over the availability of Eliaquim Mangala. (Source: SkySports)

Mahrez To Man City?

Riyad Mahrez has handed in a transfer request, according to Sky Sports. This comes after Manchester City made a shock £60million move for the Leicester winger.

Aubameyang transfer saga

Arsenal look set to complete a £60million deal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after the Borussia Dortmund striker jetted in to undergo a medical.

However, there are certain complications as Wenger is involved in a merry-go-round involving Dortmund and Chelsea.

Chelsea are trying to seal a shock move for Olivier Giroud and complete a transfer merry-go-round that will see Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang join Arsenal and Michy Batshuayi move to Borussia Dortmund.

David Luiz Not Wanted Anymore At Stamford Bridge 

Chelsea are reportedly ready to offer David Luiz to Arsenal in exchange for Olivier Giroud

And the swap deal would be a part of moves that will see Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to complete his transfer to Arsenal, according to the Daily Star.

Chelsea Calling 

Chelsea are reportedly set to sign Olivier Giroud for £18m following a long day of talks with Arsenal.

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