The last day of the summer transfer window should be particularly hectic. Especially among French and European leaders. Whether at PSG, OL, OM, Barça or Manchester, many movements are expected. Follow this last day live.
Depay blocked in Lyon, a way out for Reine-Adelaide?
Ronald Koeman did not hesitate, during the day, to openly confirm that FC Barcelona wanted to sign Memphis Depay. But negotiations with Olympique Lyonnais are slow to materialize. At the same time, Jeff Reine-Adelaide, once expected at Hertha Berlin, could bounce back in Ligue 1, according to L’Equipe. Patrick Vieira’s OGC Nice would take it.
Cavani, in Man Utd, it’s done!
Announced across Europe in recent months, Edinson Cavani has taken on the Premier League. He’s signed up for one season for Manchester United, with an optional extra.
🇺🇾🔴 𝗠𝗮𝗱𝗲 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗠𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗵𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗿.
– Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 5, 2020
A new challenge for Todibo
FC Barcelona let the young Habs Jean-Clair Todibo go to Benfica in Lisbon. However, in central defense, coach Ronald Koeman seems to lack vital strength, and the English press ensures that negotiations are broken with Manchester City concerning Eric Garcia. The former Toulousain has signed on loan for the next two seasons for the Eagles, who will have a buyout option set at € 20m.
– FC Barcelona (@fcbarcelona_fra) October 5, 2020
One more recruit for Man Utd
He is only 18 years old, played for Atalanta Bergamo, but will therefore continue his development and progression at Old Trafford.
🔴 We have reached an agreement with Atalanta for the future transfer of Amad Diallo, subject to a medical, personal terms and work permit. 👋#MUFC
– Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 5, 2020
OM announces Michaël Cuisance
Bayern Munich had preceded the Ciel et Blancs, and Michaël Cuisance is indeed an Olympique de Marseille player.
[ 📁𝐆𝐄𝐍𝐄𝐑𝐀𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍 𝟗𝟗 – KAMARA/BALERDI/GUEYE…]
▻ 💼 @MichaelCUISANCE is Olympian 🔵⚪
– Olympique de Marseille (@OM_Officiel) October 5, 2020
Smalling stays at Roma
Manchester United and AS Roma have found common ground for the definitive transfer of center-back Chris Smalling, who has been on loan from the Red Devils to the Giallorossi since summer 2019.
Thank you and good luck in Italy, Chris ❤️
– Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 5, 2020
A new recruit in Rennes
Belgian Jérémy Doku has signed, and could be the expected successor to Raphinha, who could slip away to him in the English way, and put his bags on Leeds United’s side.
✍ The young Belgian international Jérémy Doku joins Stade Rennais F.C! The forward has signed a 5⃣-year contract for the Rouge et Noir. 🤝
Degemer Mat Jérémy! 😁
– Stade Rennais F.C. (@staderennais) October 5, 2020
The big blow of the SCO
Sofiane Boufal returns to her training club. The 27-year-old attacking midfielder left him in 2015 to try his luck in Lille and then Southampton.
This is where it all started. pic.twitter.com/1dR0EeTJOY
– Angers SCO (@AngersSCO) October 5, 2020
The farewell to tears of Maxime Lopez
– Maxime Lopez (@maximelopez) October 5, 2020
A former OM at Sevilla FC
His stint at Olympique Marseille was not very successful, but Karim Rekik has recovered well since. He transferred from Hertha Berlin to Sevilla FC.
– Sevilla Fútbol Club (@SevillaFC) October 5, 2020
New challenge for Adam Ounas
The attacking midfielder trained at the Girondins de Bordeaux is loaned by Napoli to Cagliari, where Diego Godin or Radja Nainggolan play in particular.
– Official SSC Napoli (@sscnapoli) October 5, 2020
Callejon, from Naples to Fiorentina
José Maria Callejon, former Real Madrid player, continues his career in Italy. Free from any commitment since the end of his tenure at SSC Napoli, the Spaniard is committed to Fiorentina, where he compensates the departure of Federico Chiesa, who left for Juventus.
C A L L E J Ó N 💜🇪🇸
– ACF Fiorentina (@acffiorentina) October 5, 2020
The 22-year-old midfielder is leaving his training club, Olympique de Marseille, to settle down in Serie A. Sassuolo has negotiated the arrival of the young Phoenician on loan, with a buy-in option.
Tiémoué Bakayoko in Naples
Chelsea’s defensive midfielder offers himself a new loan, the third since joining the Blues in the summer of 2017. After AC Milan and AS Monaco, it is the turn of SSC Naples to give his luck at the international tricolor.
Alex Telles at Manchester United
Alex Telles turns his back on FC Porto to join the Red Devils. Old Trafford boarders are betting € 15m on the 27-year-old Brazilian, with the possibility of bonuses reaching an additional € 3m. The newcomer signed until June 2024, with an optional extra season.
– Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 5, 2020
Juventus have found Douglas Costa’s successor
The reigning Italian champions welcome Federico Chiesa, on loan from Fiorentina for the next two seasons. The Bianconeri will then have to pay a final transfer fee of up to 50 million euros.
– JuventusFC (@juventusfc) October 5, 2020
PSG will recruit a young striker
Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly on the verge of completing the transfer of young DFCO player Sekou Yansané, RMC Sport reports. The Parisian and Dijon leaders would have reached an agreement this Monday afternoon. The promising striker born in 2003 is expected to strengthen the U19 squad as a first step.
Mikel Arteta was no longer angry with Arsenal, so French midfielder Mattéo Guendouzi left the Premier League to explore Germany and the Bundesliga, with a loan to Hertha Berlin.
Und noch ein Neuzugang! 😍 Unsere neue Verstärkung für’s Mittelfeld kommt aus dem Königreich! Wir leihen Mattéo #Guendouzi vom FC Arsenal aus.https: //t.co/rFRIqKsOtN 👈#DeadlineDay #HaHoHe pic.twitter.com/mmfrs9ME6s
– Hertha BSC (@HerthaBSC) October 5, 2020
Bayern Munich welcome the right-back for the next four seasons.
– FC Bayern München (@FCBayern) October 5, 2020
AS Rome: Kluivert loaned to Leipzig
New start for Justin Kluivert. The young Dutch winger (21) will play this season for Leipzig, who have made their arrival from AS Roma official on loan.
+++ Weitere Offensiv-Verstärkung +++#JustInTime
ℹ️ https://t.co/ueAM4GieBI pic.twitter.com/x0U2HSABb6
– Die Roten Bullen (@DieRotenBullen) October 5, 2020
Mattia De Sciglio, pushed out by the Juventus, arrives in the form of a loan at Groupama Stadium, a few days after his teammate in the Old Lady, Daniele Rugani, he left for Brittany and Rennais Stadium. The position of left side is therefore reinforced within the Lyon collective, despite the good performance of the promising Melvin bard. Anyway, another specialist of the position was needed, after the departures of Fernando Marçal and Youssouf Koné. At 27, the newcomer has solid experience at the highest level, and has also worn the Squadra Azzurra tunic 39 times.
Bayern: Douglas Costa arrives
The Bayern Munich is hectic in these final hours of the transfer window. If the signature of Bouna Sarr (Olympic Marseille) is still expected, the residents of the Allianz Arena formalized two more reinforcements on Monday. After Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, it’s the turn of Douglas costa to officially commit to the men of Hans-Dieter Flick. The attacking midfielder is on loan from the Juventus until the end of the current season, and thus finds a club whose colors he already defended between 2015 and 2017. “Douglas will strengthen us on the sides, which are important in our sport, explains sports director Hasan Salihamidzic. We are now very well equipped with Serge Gnabry, Leroy Sané, Kingsley coman, Jamal Musiala and Douglas. he knows Bayern and will find his place very quickly ”.
Strasbourg: Simakan close to Milan
A few hours before the transfer market closes, theAC Milan took action to try to pull off Mohamed simakan at RC Strasbourg, teaches us The team. The Lombard team have reportedly sent an offer of 8 million euros, accompanied by numerous bonuses, to Alsatians who were asking for no less than 20 million euros to let their 20-year-old defender slip away.
Arsenal: Partey, it’s imminent
For several weeks, the name of Thomas partey actively circulates on the side ofArsenal, where coach Mikel Arteta had made the defensive midfielder his recruiting priority. But the Gunners and theAtlético de Madrid failed to find common ground, so faced with the emergency, the London side would have resolved to use their last lever. According to Cadena Cope, residents of the Emirates Stadium have informed the Colchoneros that the release clause in the Ghanaian international’s contract will be lifted in the coming hours, before the transfer window closes on Monday. Thomas Partey will himself pay the € 50m needed to free himself from his contract, which will be provided to him by Arsenal.
Djamel Benlamri will sign up for one season, plus an optional one, with Olympique Lyonnais, according to L’Equipe reports. The 30-year-old Algerian international center-back has reportedly been released from his final year of contract by Saudi club Al-Shabab.
Luca Zidane finds a club
Without a club since the end of his adventure at Real Madrid, Luca Zidane finally remains in Spain. A time announced in the sight of hexagonal clubs, the young goalkeeper (22 years old) will finally continue his career in Spain, in the second division. The son of the Real Madrid coach has indeed signed with Rayo Vallecano, with whom he signed a two-year contract.
Arsenal: A base for Guendouzi
Struggling at Arsenal, Matteo Guendouzi is preparing to leave the Gunners. Not to join Ligue 1 where PSG, Olympique de Marseille and Olympique Lyonnais have been announced more or less seriously interested in his services, but to rally Germany. According to Foot Mercato, the international tricolor should indeed be loaned to Herta Berlin who agreed with the Gunners on the basis of a paying loan of 4 million euros and without an option to buy, the Berlin club must also cover his entire salary.
PSG: It’s official for Danilo Pereira
Portuguese midfielder Danilo Pereira officially signed up for Paris Saint-Germain on Monday morning. He arrives in the French capital from FC Porto on a paying loan estimated at 4 million euros, with an obligation to purchase next summer to the tune of 16 million euros.
– Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_inside) October 5, 2020
OM: Medical examination for Cuisance
As expected since Sunday, Michael Cuisance is in Marseille to undergo the traditional medical examination. The Munich midfielder is set to land on loan from Bayern Munich. A loan provided for in the sale of Bouna Sarr to the Bavarian club, for 10 million euros.
Rennes: A departure is clear
A year and then go. Landed last summer at Stade Rennais, Raphinha is indeed expected to leave the Breton club during the day. The Brazilian winger shone on Sunday in what should be his last game for the Breton club, but according to Foot Mercato, the ex-Sporting player is on the way to signing with Leeds. The two clubs would have agreed on a transfer estimated at € 17 million plus a € 6 million bonus while the Breton team should welcome Jérémy Doku, with a transfer announced at € 26 million.
Atlético: A way out for Lemar
Regularly announced on the departure in recent months, the world champion tricolor should finally leave Atletico Madrid and can thus try to relaunch a career stopped since his arrival in the Spanish capital. To believe AS, the former Monegasque, whose name had been mentioned on the side of Bayern Munich and RB Leipzig, should finally join FC Porto, interested for several weeks. Discussions would be well advanced, the Colchoneros being indeed willing to let the French go on loan as requested by the Portuguese club.
ASSE: Fofana’s successor is known
In search of a central defender to make up for the departure of Wesley Fofana, AS Saint-Etienne has set their sights on a young Greek international. In lack of playing time at Bayer Leverkusen, Panagiotis Retsos (22) should indeed be loaned to ASSE today. Signed for 17.5 million euros from Olympiakos, the Greece international is no longer in the plans of the German club and was on loan last season at Sheffield United. The Saint-Etienne leaders have yet to come to an agreement with their German counterparts on the distribution of the player’s salary, estimated at 75,000 euros gross monthly.
PSG: Danilo Pereira’s price is known
Leonardo is in the process of completing a new file. After Moise Kean, whose arrival was formalized this Sunday, it is indeed Danilo Pereira who is due to join PSG. The Portuguese midfielder passed the medical examination on Sunday and is due to engage with the capital club in the coming hours. And like the Italian striker or Alessandro Florenzi before him, the FC Porto player comes in the form of a loan. According to RMC Sport, the two clubs have agreed to a paying loan of 4 million euros with a compulsory purchase option set at 16 million euros.
OM: The replacement for Sarr already found?
Expected in Munich on Monday to sign a four-year contract, Bouna Sarr will leave a void on the right flank of the Marseille defense. To find an understudy for Hiroki Sakai in this corridor, the Olympian side are considering Metz right-back Fabien Centonze, reported Provence this Sunday. Long followed by the Marseille staff, the person concerned has already been supervised on numerous occasions. Under contract until June 2024 with the Garnets, it is valued at 4 million euros.
PSG: It’s official for Kean
PSG formalized the arrival of Moïse Kean from Everton on Sunday evening. The 20-year-old Italian forward is on loan for the season from club Liverpool. A welcome offensive reinforcement for the capital club, which has lost in recent weeks Edinson Cavani and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting. Revealed at Juventus, his training club, two years ago, Moïse Kean failed to win in the Premier League (2 goals in 31 appearances).
Welcome to our new number 1⃣8⃣
– Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_inside) October 4, 2020
OM: Lopez OK with Sassuolo?
Things are moving in the midfield of Olympique de Marseille. While Michael Cuisance is approaching, Maxime Lopez and his representatives are reportedly actively discussing with the leaders of Sassuolo (Serie A) for a transfer, said Sunday evening. RMC Sport. The native of Marseille, 22 years old and at the end of his contract in June 2021, knows that his status has been weakened since the start of the season.