Hello and welcome along to this Thursday’s transfer market live blog. We’ll bring you the latest updates from across the market right here, from the latest done deals to the day’s biggest and freshest rumours. So, follow along with us!
Transfer market news and rumours LIVE
16:00 CEST: Everton sign Demarai Gray
Everton have completed the signing of Demarai Gray from Bayer Leverkusen for a reported 1.7 million pounds. The winger has penned a three-year deal at Goodison Park with the option for a further year.
15:30 CEST: Ayew heads to Qatar
Xavi Hernandez’s Al Sadd have been further strengthened by the addition of Andre Ayew, who joins on a free after the expiration of his contract at Swansea City.
15:00 CEST: Manchester United favourites to land Ruben Neves
Manchester United have moved ahead of Arsenal in the race to sign Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves, say Talksport.
14:30 CEST: Interest in Chukwueze
Villarreal winger Samu Chukwueze is once again attracting interest from England, with the Athletic reporting that Manchester United, Liverpool and Everton are all monitoring him. The 22-year-old has a 100 million euro release clause.
13:30 CEST: Lazio could move for Callejon
Jose Callejon has struggled for game time since joining Fiorentina last summer and he could head to Lazio, where he would reunite with his former boss at Napoli, Maurizio Sarri.
12:30 CEST: PSG keeping tabs on Theo
AC Milan are trying to get Theo Hernandez to agree to a new contract that would see his salary increase from 1.5 million euros per year, but as of yet no deal has been struck. Meanwhile, Paris Saint-Germain are continuing to monitor the left-back’s situation.
11:30 CEST: Dybala to renew at Juventus
After months of negotiations, Tuttosport have revealed that Paulo Dybala is set to renew his contract at Juventus.
10:30 CEST: Griezmann puts his foot down
Barcelona are determined to sell Antoine Griezmann this summer, but the French forward is not willing to just join any club. “Antoine is not willing to accept any exit simply because Barcelona are in a complicated situation,” people close to him told L’Equipe. It is thought that Griezmann would prefer a return to Atletico Madrid over a move to Paris Saint-Germain or the Premier League, for example.