Live Football Transfer News and Rumours: EPL, La Liga and Rest of Europe - 18th August

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedAug 18, 2017 21:22 IST

All the transfer news and rumours – LIVE!


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21:10 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Barcelona's £113m bid for Coutinho snubbed by Liverpool
According to Sky sources, Barcelona tabled a new bid for the Brazilian today afternoon. But it was immediately rejected by Liverpool.

18:59 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Inter Milan want Mustafi
Inter Milan are keen on signing Shkodran Mustafi from Arsenal. After their initial approach for a loan deal got rejected, the Serie A outfit is likely to return with a permanent transfer deal. Arsenal are unlikely to sell Mustafi for less than £35m.

18:11 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Sandro wants to stay at Juventus
Chelsea has encountered yet another setback as Alex Sandro has now asked Juventus to let him stay at the club.

17:30 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Gabriel Paulista set to complete Valencia move
The Arsenal defender has touched down at the Valencia airport ahead of a £10m from Arsenal.

16:45 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Diego Costa breaks silence
Speaking to ESPN Brazil, Diego Costa has revealed that he might have to compromise if Atletico and Chelsea cannot agree over the price.

"I've demonstrated I care for Atletico and have interest in playing for them," Costa said. 

"But if Atletico and Chelsea don't come to an agreement and Atletico don't make a big effort, I can't keep on wanting to play for a club that isn't going to make a bigger effort to try and sign me. I know that this will happen, but if it's to pay the amount that Chelsea want it won't be possible.

"What I know is that this offer Chelsea will get is bigger than what they paid, so I've given them something back in all senses."

16:10 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Arsenal eyeing up a move for Juan Cuadrado
Arsenal seems to have moved on from Thomas Lemar and are now set to make a bid for Juan Cuadrado who currently plays for Juventus.

15:29 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Marco Asensio says PSG won't be able to prise him away
Speaking to Spanish newspaper ABC, the Real Madrid youngster said that he will not move to PSG no matter how much money they offer. He added, 
"I am in the best place, where I want to be. I will
always be grateful to Real Madrid for taking a bet on me."

15:03 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Snodgrass told by Hammers that he can leave
According to Sky sources, West Ham have told Robert Snodgrass that he is surplus to requirements. The Hammers are in pursuit of Sporting Lisbon's William Carvalho.

14:35 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Besiktas want Debuchy!
Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy has been offered a £2.3m-a-season contract by Besiktas, according to reports in the Daily Express. 

14:22 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Manchester United give up Danny Rose pursuit; set to offer Shaw new contract
According to reports in the Daily Star, the Red Devils are on the cusp of offering left-back Luke Shaw a new contract extension, after failing to lure Danny Rose away from Tottenham.

14:18 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Everton consider loan move for Diego Costa
The Spaniard has clearly stated that he would like a move back to Atletico Madrid. However, the Italian giants are under a temporary transfer ban and can't sign the player until January of next year. In the meantime, Everton are reportedly inclined towards signing Costa until he is able to move to Spain

13:58 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Tony Pulis reveals West Brom have rejected an offer for Johnny Evans
Manchester City is reportedly ready to make an improved bid, according to the Daily Mirror.

13:40 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Tottenham close in on Davinson Sanchez
Club records could be broken as Ajax have reportedly accepted Tottenham's bid of around £40 million for defender Davinson Sanchez, claim Sky Sources. 

13:38 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Manchester United to make last ditch effort for Ivan Perisic!
According to reports in The Sun, the Red Devils chief Ed Woodward is set to meet the Croatian's agent once again, in a bid to force a deal through.

13:34 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Inter Milan want Arsenal's Mustafi
Inter Milan have approached Arsenal with an enquiry for defender Shkodran Mustafi, claim Sky Sources.

13:27 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Atletico Madrid want Diego Costa back
According to Sky Sources, the Spanish giants are incredibly keen on bringing Diego Costa back, even if it means waiting till January. 

13:25 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Real Madrid to make another attempt at signing David de Gea!
The La Liga champions have assured Marco Asensio that they will not sign any more galactico outfield players. The only player Madrid could make a move for, is Manchester United's goalkeeper - David de Gea, according to the Daily Express

13:18 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Arsenal to make a move for Julian Draxler
According to reports in The Sun, Arsenal are closing in on the wantaway PSG star and are set to submit a bid of around £32 million.

13:10 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Barcelona want Di Maria as Neymar replacement
After selling Neymar to PSG for a world record transfer fee, Barcelona have desperately been on the hunt for a replacement. Reports in The Sun indicate that Barcelona could launch a bid for Angel Di Maria, who they consider an able replacement.

13:06 (IST)18 AUG 2017

AC Milan interested in Premier League trio
According to Sky Sources, the Serie A giants want to sign Crystal Palace’s Yohan Cabaye, Watford’s Etienne Capoue and Leicester’s Nampalys Mendy before the window closes

13:05 (IST)18 AUG 2017

Stay tuned for transfer updates and rumours throughout the day!

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