Latest Transfer News for today Wednesday 13th July 2022, have been summarized below
Somtosports gathers across various sources to bring you the latest transfer news for today, Wednesday 13th 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 Barcelona Transfer News For Wednesday 13th July 2022.
DONE DEAL: Barcelona Signs Raphinha From Leeds United
Barcelona have full agreement in place with Leeds for the signing of Raphinha, it’s done deal and here we go!
Agreement between the two clubs for €58m fee and add-ons up to €68m potential package. Leeds have accepted today and now clubs are preparing paperworks in order to finalise the deal.
According to Fabrizio Romano, Raphinha only wanted Barcelona as he agreed personal terms on a five year contract since last February.
Chelsea had an agreement with Leeds but never agreed on personal terms with Raphinha who was always ‘obsessed’ with his Barça dream.
Raphinha is already planning travel to Barcelona in order to undergo the medical and sign the 5 year contract until June 2027.
Dembele Set To Sign Contract Extension As He Joins Up With Squad In Barcelona.
Ousmane Dembélé now only but waiting to sign the official contract – to be approved by Barcelona. Lawyers now at work to complete paperworks for the new deal until June 2024.
And here is Ousmane Dembélé pictured in Barcelona’s dressing room today. He has completed medical tests in the morning at Ciudad Deportiva, then he was with the team.
New deal, to be approved and signed – valid until June 2024. Up to Barça, Ousmane is ready and waiting after accepting last bid.
Latest Chelsea Transfer News For Wednesday 13th July 2022.
UPDATE: Kalidou Koulibaly Agree Personal Terms With Chelsea As Both Parties Set To Close The Deal
After personal agreed, Chelsea are now closing on Kalidou Koulibaly deal with Napoli: talks at the final stage, full agreement expected soon
Kalidou Koulibaly has accepted Chelsea as next club after new meeting with his agent yesterday in Milano. Personal terms agreed for €10m net salary per year. He’s waiting for the clubs to complete the agreement.
Chelsea sources consider this deal “just matter of time” as they have full agreement on personal terms with Koulibaly after the meeting with his agent Fali Ramadani. Koulibaly will earn €10m net per season on a five year contract, valid until 2027.
Chelsea have offered €35m while Napoli want €40m: new direct talks in the coming days to complete the agreement. Chelsea are prepared to offer €38m plus add ons as final bid to complete the deal.
Napoli manager Spalletti spoke on Chelsea bid for Koulibaly: “I hope he stays as he’s a top player and Kalidou would be our captain this year – but in case Kalidou decides to join another club, we will thank him”
Fabrizio Romano confirms Chelsea are working on Nathan Aké with Man City as they feel that Matthijs de Ligt is now close to join FC Bayern.
Recce James Sends Strong Message Over His Chelsea Future Despite Real Madrid Links
Reece James spoke about his future, telling BBC: “Staying at Chelsea long term, I’d like it. I grew up as a Chelsea fan and I’ve made my name playing here, the club I’ve always supported. I don’t see why anything would change. I play for Chelsea now and I’m enjoying it”.
He continued: “It’s an exciting time, not much change from the players’ or the managing point of view. I aim to win every competition we are in, to win every game, and there’s no reason why we can’t do that.”
“Yeah, for sure. Last season we had a lot of injuries, myself and a lot of other players had long, long spells out. I think that affected the team a lot.”
“Around Christmas time we were top of the table. Injuries affected us a lot last season, so this season if our team can stay fit and healthy, there’s no reason why we can’t be in and around it again.” He added.
Raheem Sterling Set To Be Unveiled As New Player As He Left To Join Squad On Tour In USA
Raheem Sterling can be considered new Chelsea player. Documents are signed, medical completed in London and player flying to LA in order to be unveiled as new CFC signing.
Contract until June 2027 with option for further year. Raheem Sterling left on a private jet to Los Angeles that departed at around 4.30pm [UK].
Chelsea Exploring The Chances To Sign Serge Gnabry From Bayern Munich
Chelsea are interested in signing Serge Gnabry as an alternative to Raphinha, according to reports from Telegraph Sport
Chelsea have started to explore the situation of Serge Gnabry. As Raphinha is heading to Barça, Chelsea wants to understand how’s the state of the negotiation between Gnabry and FC Bayern over new contract.
“I’d Like To Stay” – Jorginho Clears Doubt About His Future At Chelsea
Jorginho has provided an update on his future at Chelsea, with the midfielder set for contract talks as he heads into the final year of his current deal.
Jorginho has spoken on his Chelsea future saying: “I feel very well here. Of course, I’d like to stay. There is a lot going on and we don’t know”.
“I am here now, I have contract and I love to be here, I feel very well here. And so, I don’t think about moving anywhere”.
“To talk at the beginning of the season is easy; you just look at the squad and say it’s better or that was better. What really counts is the results at the end of the season. So I prefer to talk at the end of the season about what we’ve done.” He added
Latest Juventus United Transfer News For Wednesday 13th July 2022.
Allegri Ready For Life After De Ligt As The Player Is Set For Bayern Munich Move
Juventus manager has spoken on the recent speculations and negotiations going on between Juventus and Bayern for the also-chelsea-target, Matthijs de Ligt
Allegri stated “Matthijs de Ligt? We’ll be ready to replace him in the best way, in case he leaves – he’s still our player now. I think Weston McKennie will stay here at Juve this summer”.
Matthijs de Ligt has reportedly accepted to take a pay cut to join Bayern. The Dutchman earns €10m net per year at Juve, a figure that Bayern can’t pay him due to the different tax system in Germany.
Salihamidžić and Nagelsmann managed to convince de Ligt after one meeting. Chelsea has been in the race before Bayern, but aren’t fast enough to match Juve’s requirements.
Paul Pogba Sends Strong Message To Man United Upon His Juventus Unveiling
He said “I’m very happy with the years I spent in Manchester. I grew a lot, I became a man there, I learned a lot. It was not a mistake, I was very happy there.”
“I’ve been in contact with Max Allegri also when I was in Manchester. I’ve received many bids but my heart said Juventus: I only wanted this comeback”.
“I had many problems in Manchester like injuries, different managers and position on the pitch”. He added.
Latest Manchester United Transfer News For Wednesday 13th July 2022.
Manchester United To Meet With Ajax To Finalise Deal For Lisandro Martínez
Manchester United will meet with Ajax on today to discuss Lisandro Martínez deal. Negotiations are now entering into key stages.
Last proposal was turned down but Ajax are finally open to sell Lisandro at their conditions. Player pushing as he wants PL move soon. Fabrizio Romano can confirm.
Manchester United are now feeling confident on Lisandro Martínez deal. Ajax are open to discuss on the fee, new contacts expected very soon after bid rejected last week.
Lisandro is pushing for Ajax to let him leave the club this summer. Ajax are willing to go to the table with mufc over Lisandro Martínez, as the player demands – but they want €55-60m. Soon, Manchester United will make a new bid for Lisandro Martinez mufc
Latest Paris Saint-Germain Transfer News For Wednesday 13th July 2022.
PSG Unwilling To Pay €40M For Scamacca As They Focus On Ekitike
Paris Saint-Germain has no intentioned to pay more than €40m for Gianluca Scamacca. West Ham among clubs exploring this possibility in transfer domino.
PSG are also focused on Hugo Ekitike deal as reported yesterday by Fabrizio Romano, there’s still no agreement between Hugo Ekitike’s camp and Newcastle, despite fee agreed with Reims weeks ago.
Paris Saint-Germain are really exploring a move for Ekitike – Campos likes him. Still early stages with PSG – been told there would be no plan of loan back to Reims.
Hugo Ekitike has always been in the list for Paris Saint-Germain as director Luís Campos considers him a top talent. One thing clear internally at PSG: if Ekitike joins, he won’t be sent on loan.
Compiled above are the Latest transfer news for today, Wednesday 13th July 2022. Come back tomorrow for more transfer news.