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NewFanzone Football Transfer Round Up For July 29th 2016

Done deals:

– Besiktas have completed the signing of Adriano from Barcelona.

– Marseille have completed the signing of striker Bafetimbi Gomis from Swansea on a season-long loan deal.

– Middlesbrough have signed goalkeeper Brad Guzan from Aston Villa on a two-year deal.

– Crotone have signed Eddy Gnahore from Napoli on a one-year loan deal.

– Girondins Bordeaux has signed François Kamano from SC Bastia on a four-year deal.

– Kevin Mayi has signed for NEC Nijmegen from GFC Ajaccio.

– Rubin Kazan have signed Jonathas from Real Sociedad.

– Bastia have announced the signing of Allan Saint-Maximin from Monaco.

– Sampdoria have signed midfielder Karol Linetty from Lech Poznań on a five-year deal.

– Southampton has loaned goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga to Rayo Vallecano.

– Reading have signed French forward Yakou Meite from Paris St Germain on a three-year contract.

Today’s reports and rumours:

– Inter President Erick Thohir has hinted that €60m may not be enough to price Mauro Icardi away.

– West Ham are edging closer to the loan signing of Argentine striker Jonathan Calleri, according to Sky Sports.

– Mino Raiola has announced that Juventus and Manchester United have still not agreed a deal for Paul Pogba.

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– According to the Manchester Evening News, Manchester City have set their sights on Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey.

– Napoli’s Christian Maggio is 70 per cent certain to remain at the club, according to his agent.

– Sunderland have been linked with a move for Benfica’s Argentina striker Eduardo Salvio, according to reports.

– Lazio’s Antonio Candreva admits he has almost completed his transfer to Inter.

– West Ham have had a £7m bid turned down by Hull City for Andrew Robertson, according to Sky Sports sources.

– Monaco has made a bid for of €7.5million for Bruma of Galatasaray, according to reports.

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– Gonzalo Higuain’s father has defended his son, insisting he did nothing wrong by joining Juventus from Napoli.

– Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has ruled out the club signing a new centre-back this summer.

– Chelsea’s Nemanja Matic is still a target for Juventus, according to reports.

– According to reports, Watford goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon is set to join Aston Villa in a £2million deal.

– Roma are tracking West Ham defender Angelo Ogbonna, according to reports.

– Liverpool are interested in Real Madrid forward Jese, according to reports.

– Former Milan goalkeeper Marco Amelia has backed the potential sale of Rossoneri forward Carlos Bacca.

– Aston Villa boss Roberto Di Matteo expects Idrissa Gueye’s move to Everton to be completed imminently, despite other interest.

– Talks are planned between Lazio and Lucas Biglia’s agent over the possibility of the player signing a new contract.

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– Chelsea have had a £57million bid for Romelu Lukaku rejected by Everton, according to reports.

– Barcelona have ended defender Martin Montoya’s contract with the club.

– Monaco have submitted a €25m offer to Lazio for Keita Balde Diao, according to reports.

– Barcelona midfielder Sergi Samper is keen to stay at the Camp Nou this season.

– According to reports in Portugal, Napoli want to sign Porto’s Hector Herrera in a deal worth €25million.

– Sunderland have not received any bid from Everton for Lamine Kone, according to reports.

– Federico Macheda is set for a move to Serie A newcomers Pescara, according to reports.

– Paris Saint-Germain are interested in recruiting Real Madrid forward Jese Rodriguez, according to reports in France and Spain.

– Manchester City have reportedly made a final ‘take it or leave it’ offer for John Stones

– Napoli has reportedly turned down a chance to sign Liverpool’s Mario Balotelli.

– Fosu-Mensah is staying at Manchester United, insists agent

– Celta Vigo are reportedly close to finalising a deal for FC Midtjylland midfielder Pione Sisto.

– Sampdoria are reportedly looking to sign Anderlecht’s Dennis Praet as a replacement for Roberto Soriano.

– According to reports, Mario Gomez could be set for a move to Eredivisie side Ajax.

– Galatasaray have confirmed they want to sign Manchester City defender Jason Denayer and Liverpool midfielder Lucas.

– Southampton are readying a bid for Sporting Lisbon centre-back Ruben Semedo, according to reports.

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– Christian Erikson has turned down a contract renewal offer from Tottenham, according to reports.

– Mateo Kovacic’s representative insists the midfielder will stay put at Real Madrid.

– According to Gazzetta dello Sport, Sampdoria midfielder Roberto Soriano is heading to Villarreal.

– Sir Alex Ferguson has given the green light for Manchester United to re-sign Paul Pogba after dinner with Jose Mourinho, according to reports.

-Poland winger Bartosz Kapustka has confirmed he has chosen to join Leicester City.

– According to reports, Real Betis have been given encouragement in their chase of Aston Villa midfielder Jordan Veretout.

– Swansea are to bid £6m for Sevilla striker Fernando Llorente, according to reports.

– According to reports in Brazil, Monaco right back Fabinho is close to joining Manchester United.

– Everton have reignited their interest in Swansea centre-half Ashley Williams, according to reports.

– Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has told L’Equipe that he doesn’t expect Arsenal to come back with another offer for their striker Alexandre Lacazette.

Football tit bits:

– Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius has been ruled out for 8-10 weeks with a broken hand.

– Sevilla coach Jorge Sampaoli has turned down the opportunity to become the new Argentina coach.

– The Norwich striker Kyle Lafferty has been charged by the Football Association with misconduct in relation to betting.

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– Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes new manager Jose Mourinho has brought a winning
mentality back to the club.

– Bastian Schweinsteiger has announced his retirement from international football.

– The Football Association will discuss whether it is appropriate for Sam Allardyce to continue in his role as a brand ambassador for a sports betting company.

Paul Ayorinde