Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham are all looking to complete late deals as the final days of the January transfer window begin. Arsenal have signed Leandro Trossard and will today wrap up the shock £21m capture of Polish centre-back Jakub Kiwior, who has now passed a medical. A surprise loan move for Eduardo Camavinga has been dismissed by Real Madrid while they have also started talks with LaLiga stars Martin Zubimendi and Ivan Fresneda.
Chelsea have officially signed PSV Eindhoven star Noni Madueke in their sixth deal of the month. Moves to add a midfielder are continuing after failing to sign Moises Caicedo and Yves Bissouma.
Spurs are pushing to sign Nicolo Zaniolo from Roma and remain hopeful over an agreement for Sporting Lisbon wing-back Pedro Porro. Liverpool are eyeing a surprise move for Mason Mount while Manchester United want Harry Kane. Follow all the latest January transfer news, rumors and gossip live below!
Spurs eye Rennes pair
Tottenham are taking a look at Rennes duo Lovro Majer and Adrien Truffert.
Croatia international Majer, a central midfielder is also being watched by Manchester United and PSG.
Jeunes Footeux name young left-back Truffert as another option for Antonio Conte’s side.
The pressure is on Daniel Levy to get the checkbook out…
Chelsea target heads elsewhere
Josip Juranovic, previously linked with Chelsea, has sealed a £10m switch from Celtic to Union Berlin.
The right-back caught the eye with his World Cup displays for Croatia.
Maguire a no-go in January
Harry Maguire and Scott McTominay are off the menu this month.
Manchester United have vowed to reject any bids for the pair, in the hope they will be key members of the squad for potential trophy challenges.
West Ham want Maguire on loan with McTominay eyed by Newcastle, say The Times.
How Spurs missed out on Trossard
Leandro Trossard’s agent, Josy Comhair, has blamed Tottenham’s cautious approach for them failing to sign the new Arsenal star.
He told reporters: “Spurs were in contact with us for the last two weeks. But it was, ‘We want him, but wait this, wait that’.”
Vlahovic back on the market?
Dusan Vlahovic is back on the agenda for several clubs after Juventus’ 15-point deduction.
According to 90min, Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich want the Serbian striker.
A fee of £89m was quoted earlier in the window.
Ancelotti shuts the door on Arsenal
Carlo Ancelotti has shut the door on Arsenal’s pursuit of Eduardo Camavinga.
Standard Sport broke the news on the Gunners’ interest a couple of days ago but Real Madrid won’t do a deal.
He told reporters: “[Camavinga] is untouchable, like Kroos and Modric.”
Spezia coach unhappy with Kiwior deal
Luca Gotti has expressed his disappointment with Jakub Kiwior joining Arsenal.
“I am very happy for Kiwior and for the opportunity created,” he told reporters.
“It’s the club’s biggest sale ever and I probably think that the club is also happy, and hopefully we will be at the end of the journey as well.
“I’m not happy for myself…”
Count ‘set to leave Spurs’
Tottenham boss Antonio Conte will depart the club at the end of the season.
That is according to Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio, who claims that the club have no intention of offering him a new contract past his current deal’s expiry in the summer.
The report adds that Spurs are unhappy with Conte’s regular public criticism and he will likely return to Italy.
Roma target Ziyech as Zaniolo nears exit
Roma are eyeing Chelsea winger Hakim Ziyech to replace Nicolo Zaniolo.
The Italian winger is wanted by Brighton, Spurs and West Ham.
And Tuttosport say Ziyech is a prime candidate to head to Rome when Zaniolo is sold.
Chelsea eye Taste
Malo Gusto is on Chelsea’s wish list in their bid to sign a new right-back.
The Lyon defender, 19, is a serious target but the French club would prefer not to contemplate a sale this month, according to L’Equipe.