4pm, Thursday 31st August 2017
Arsenal have submitted a £90m bid for Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar, 21. This 24 hours after the BBC journalist David Ornstein claimed the club had no money for major signings. Where is the cash coming from…
…Alexis Sanchez Update…Alexis Sanchez Update…The Arsenal striker may well be on his way to City. Arsenal rejected the initial £50m bid within minutes but as yet, they have neither accepted nor rejected the bid.
Jack Wilshere, 25, is set to revive his career by leaving Arsenal for Birmingham City on a year-long loan deal.
Chelsea have landed Torino full-back Davide Zappacosta, 25, in a £23m deal. The Italian international will complete his move this afternoon after a medical.
West London Sport
Swansea City landed the summer’s unlikeliest deal with Bayern Munich winger Renato Sanches, 20, join them on a season-long loan.
Crystal Palace are facing relegation with a porous defence so Frank de Boer took a look at Manchester City defender Eliaquim Mangala, 26, and thinks he’s the solution. £18m is the fee.
Liverpool striker Divock Origi, 22, will join Bundesliga side VFL Wolfsburg on a season-long loan deal.
Liverpool Official Site