Latest Transfer News for today Saturday 23rd July 2022, have been summarized below
Somtosports gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Saturday 23rd July 2022.
The summer transfer window is here, with it been viewed as one which would power the heaviest of moves.
Several top members of some squads are having their contracts run tout this summer and interested clubs have already launched interest for a move.
Latest Chelsea Transfer Transfer News For Saturday 23rd July 2022.
Amost Done: Kounde Set To Become Chelsea Player
Chelsea are confident of landing Kounde after submitting a new bid for Jules Koundé few hours ago: £55m fee, very good payment terms. Talks are now ongoing with Sevilla on structure of the bid.
The deal is almost done. Jules Koundè from Sevilla to Chelsea for £56m.
5 year contract. Chelsea are feeling confident as £55m bid was in line with Sevilla expectations.
Chelsea have sent paperworks to Sevilla for Koundé deal during the night, pushing to get it over the line. Details after bid on Wednesday: £55m deal, 5 year contract. Chelsea are still waiting for Sevilla’s final approval to avoid new attempts from Barcelona today.
Barcelona feel Chelsea’s proposal for Jules Koundé is “too important” to be matched. £55m to Sevilla with very good payment terms, almost €9/10m salary on a five year contract.
Thomas Tuchel refuses to comment on Jules Koundé deal, then smiles when asked about JK turning down Barça to join Chelsea: “This is what you say… but I will not comment on other players. No news at the moment. I will tell you if there will ever be news on Koundé”.
Chelsea contracts, ready in Sevilla’s hands since yesterday. Deal at final stages.
“I’m a little bit annoyed with Barça” – Tuchel Fumes At Barca For Coming After Azpilicueta
Thomas Tuchel has taken out time to speak on the most recent happenings at Chelsea, especially how Chelsea have gone at the transfer market.
One of his topics was about Azpilicueta, who’s on the verge of a move to Barcelona. Barcelona have been coming after Azpilicueta, who is interested but doesn’t want to leave in bad fate.
Tuchel has fumed at Barcelona, that recently ‘stole’ their target, Raphinha from them, and in a bidding war with them for Jules Kounde; and now are coming after their captain.
Tuchel stated that “Maybe I’m a little bit annoyed with Barça. But I do my best for Chelsea. I said that to Azpilicueta, he doesn’t like it – but he understands. It is tough for him because the other club [Barça] is permanently on him”.
“I am not sure I want to give Azpi what he wants”, says via @TomRoddy_ He continued “We have a Spanish international player, captain but Barcelona does not see it on that level – so I’m not sure if I want to give Azpi what he wants”.
Azpilicueta fancies and is Interested in the move, but he doesn’t want to leave Chelsea high and dry. Kounde’s arrival could give green light to Azpilicueta’s Barça move.
Latest Arsenal Transfer Transfer News For Saturday 23rd July 2022.
OFFICIAL: Arsenal Completes The Signing Of Zinchenko
It is official and confirmed as Oleksandr Zinchenko joins Arsenal on a four year deal, club statement confirms. Fee around £30m fixed plus £2m add. Contract until June 2026, as per @David_Ornstein
Full agreement was in place since Friday with Man City for £30m guaranteed fee, personal terms also agreed. Zinchenko has always been keen on re-joining Arteta.
Arteta stated about the transfer that “We’re so happy, Alex is a high quality player who will give us options and versatility”.
Upon His move, Zinchenko wrote to Manchester City fans – “Forever in my heart” as he announces his departure from Manchester City in order to join Arsenal.
Latest Paris Saint-Germain Transfer Transfer News For Saturday 23rd July 2022.
PSG Set To Part Ways With Wijnaldum As He’s Set For Roma Move.
Paris Saint-Germain and Gini Wijnaldum have decided to part ways this summer, confirmed. Fabrizio Romano can confirm this.
There is serous work in progress to find new club for Gigi as soon as possible, PSG are prepared to loan him out in the next days or weeks.
AS Roma are really interested. Dan-Axel Zagadou has said that in the list of many clubs as he’s available as free agent – Roma are pushing to sign him after direct talks with the agents.
Latest Manchester United Transfer Transfer News For Saturday 23rd July 2022.
Transfer Blow As Ajax Manager Hint He’s Not Expecting That Antony Leaves
Regarding the pursuit of Antony by Manchester United, it’d be a not too good new hearing what Ajax manager had to say about their target.
Ajax manager, Schreuder has commented about Antony’s potential move to United, saying: “Afraid that Antony could leave? No, no. We have sold a certain amount of players and I am expecting nobody else to leave”
“We talk on a daily basis. It would be bad for us if we would lose another starting player”, he added.
Manchester United has made Antony a top target in their quest to revive United’s glory.
Erik ten Hag stated on Man Utd working on signings: “We need more options, we have to strengthen the squad even more, we’re looking around but we also need the right players. Concerns regarding Ronaldo not back? Of course, but concerning is maybe not the right word”. He added
Erik Ten-Hag’s Man United Set To Keep Impressive Antony Martial
After a few impressive preseason games, Erik ten Hag has made it clear that he wants to make use Martial’s help for next season in his quest to revive the club
Erik ten Hag and Manchester United board want to keep Anthony Martial at the club this summer. The decision has been made internally and also communicated to the player.
Martial spent his time last season on loan at Spanish club, Sevilla, where he wanted a permanent move to, but things has changed lately, he could be staying at United for some time longer.
Two clubs are keen on signing him on loan but Man United have no intention to let him go, as of now. Per Fabrizio Romano
Latest Liverpool Transfer Transfer News For Saturday 23rd July 2022.
Done Deal: Hoffenheim Set To Complete Transfer Of Kabak From Liverpool
After spending last season at Norwich, the Liverpool ex player, Ozan Kabak, is finally set to find a permanent home after a two year loan spell
Ozan Kabak is set to join TSG 1899 Hoffenheim from Schalke 04 in the coming days. The former loanee had a disappointing spell at NCFC after initially impressing at Liverpool in England.
Hoffenheim are set to sign former Liverpool centre back Ozan Kabak. Done deal on permanent move for €7m plus add-ons and sell-on clause included.
Full agreement in place, set to be signed soon, according to reports from Fabrizio Romano
Compiled above are the Latest transfer news for today, Saturday 23rd July 2022. Come back tomorrow for more transfer news.