Live Football Transfer News and Rumours: EPL, La Liga and Rest of Europe - 3rd July

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedJul 04, 2017 00:23 IST

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00:23 (IST)4 JUL 2017

That is all from our transfer live blog today, do stay tuned for updates on the most important transfer news and rumours. Ciao!

18:47 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Derby Country have completed the signing of defender Andre Wisdom from Liverpool on 4-year contract for an undisclosed fee

18:43 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Ivan Zamorano on Alexis Sanchez: "What he wants is to win the Champions League & I don't think he'll have that possibility at Arsenal."

18:41 (IST)3 JUL 2017

West Brom have signed China international striker, Yuning Zhang from Vitesse Arnhem

18:39 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Newcastle United want to loan Joe Hart but Manchester City aren't willing to negotiate unless it's permanent.

18:37 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Stephen Ireland has signed a 6-month contract extension at Stoke City

18:33 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Arsenal prepare £70m raid for Sporting Lisbon players- Gelson Martins and William Carvalho 
Manchester City are also reportedly interested in both the players.

18:28 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Lukas Podolski has completed his move in the J1 League with Vissel Kobe.

18:25 (IST)3 JUL 2017

West Ham have held talks about signing ex Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez. He has £13 million release clause at Bayer Leverkusen

18:20 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Nantes are pursuing Udinese keeper, Karnezis

18:17 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Atalanta gets in for Ilic. 
It all seemed done for Ilicic to Sampdoria but today Gasperini's Atalanta has decided to give it a try and has offered more money that what he would have got after his medicals planned tomorrow in Genova with Sampdoria.

18:09 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Manchester United are hopeful that Morata will join them before the pre-season tour begins

18:00 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Reports suggest that Juventus will talk with Real Madrid over Danilo later today, as they look to replace Dani Alves.
Chelsea are also targeting the player

17:57 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Eusebio Di Francesco says Francesco Totti will almost certainly take a role as AS Roma director

17:53 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Reports: Gazzetta believe that Tottenham are in competition with Juventus to sign N'Zonzi.

17:47 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Reports in Britain claim that Chelsea will hold new talks with Juventus over defender, Alex Sandro today

17:34 (IST)3 JUL 2017


Marcos Llorente has confirmed that he will be playing for Real Madrid next season. He spent the 2016/17 campaign with Deportivo Alaves.

"I have already spoken with the club. My loan at Alaves has finished and now I have a contract with Real Madrid. They told me that I'll be part of the tour to the United States after my holiday. My dream has always been to succeed at Real Madrid and I'll do all I can to make that happen. The club haven't spoken to me about loans or transfers. They have told me that I'm another one of the players and that I will go on the tour," said Llorente to MARCA.

He went on to confirm that he will be with the Madrid first team next season. "Yes, that is what the club have told me. They have let me know of the confidence they have in me. I know that the best players in the world are at Real Madrid and that they have just completed a great year. It will be difficult, but I am there and want to work and to give everything to try to accomplish my dream." said the midfielder.

17:27 (IST)3 JUL 2017

RC Strasbourg are set to sign Benjamin Corgnet on a free transfer

17:20 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Galatasaray's loan offer of €4m with obligatory buy option offer for Lille right-back Sébastien Corchia has been rejected

17:03 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Reports: Roque Mesa to Swansea almost done?

Swansea City are reportedly closing in on completing the transfer of Roque Mesa from Las Palmas. An understanding has reportedly been  reached between the clubs. The transfer fee is rumoured to be around £11m. Roque Mesa had earlier invoked interest from Atletico Madrid but since they cannot register players till January owing to a transfer ban, Mesa seems set to head to Swansea.

16:52 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Marco Verratti is reportedly trying to force a move to FC Barcelona

The Italian midfielder is all set to hold talks with PSG officials in a bid to move to FC Barcelona over the summer. The PSG superstar had emerged as a primary target of the Catalans. Paris Saint-Germain, though, has looked reluctant about the deal with reports of Verratti wanting to move swarming feeds all over.

16:34 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Chicharito might return to the Premier League with the Hammers

West Ham are trying to upgrade their attacking options and former Manchester United super sub Javier Hernandez are reportedly on the top of their list. Hernandez has also had a brief stint with Real Madrid. In his 2 years with Bayer 04 Leverkusen, he has lapped up 39 goals.

16:16 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Hakan Çalhanoğlu reportedly completes medical at AC Milan

AC Milan is reportedly hours away from confirming the signing of Hakan Çalhanoğlu from Bayer 04 Leverkusen. The transfer is said to have cost AC Milan £20m. The Turkish international picked up 11 goals and 7 assists in all competitions last season for Bayer 04 Leverkusen.

15:59 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Breaking: Tom Ince set to move from Derby County to newly promoted Huddersfield Town today

The 25 year old Englishman who is valued at £10m by Derby County is set to complete his transfer to Huddersfield Town today. Huddersfield got promoted to the top flight following a win over Reading in the playoffs.

15:40 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Everton wants Giroud as Arsenal close in on signing Lacazette.

Surprisingly enough it is Everton of all English clubs that looks to be on a spending spree this summer. If reports coming in from Daily Mirror are to be trusted, Everton are planning to launch a bid around £20m for the Arsenal striker who might have to stick to warming the bench if Lacazette joins the Gunners.

15:27 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Reports: James Rodriguez says he's only leaving Real Madrid for Manchester United

James Rodriguez has reportedly told Florentino Perez that if not for Manchester United he will stay put at Santiago Bernabeu.
Does United really need Rodriguez?

15:05 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Reports: Fenerbahce says they're not interested in Dani Alves. 

With the Turkish side confirming that rumours linking them to Dani Alves is unfounded, Man City looks to be in pole position to land the Brazilian. The deal will see the reunion of Dani with his former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola. The duo have 2 champions league titles and 3 La Liga titles under their belt.

14:52 (IST)3 JUL 2017

14:51 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Breaking: Naby Keita to discuss future with RB Leipzig amid Liverpool interest

Liverpool are reportedly willing to break a club record by offering £70m for the Guinean midfielder. The 21 year old scored 7 goals and made 7 assists in 24 appearances for the German outfit in the last season.
Anfield bound?

14:26 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Breaking: Aston Villa are reportedly set to announce John Terry's signing in the next 24 hours.

If Sky sources are to be believed a deal for John Terry is all set to be completed. If the deal goes through, JT will not be a part of Premier League football next season. Aston Villa after having been relegated to the Championship in the 2015-16 season had a disappointing campaign in 2016-17 which saw them finishing in the bottom half of the Championship table.

14:07 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Reports: Michael Keane is reportedly set to complete his medical at Everton today.
Everton are reportedly availing the service of the former Burnley and Manchester United defender for a sum of £25m. Rumours of an Old Trafford return had surfaced previously but Manchester United cooled off their interest after they signed Victor Lindelof from Benfica earlier this summer.
All set to grace Goodison Park?

13:48 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Paris-Saint Germain reportedly ready to battle it out with Barcelona to sign Philippe Coutinho. Coutinho had renewed his contract till 2022 at Liverpool earlier this year.

13:28 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Newcastle United have reportedly showed interest in signing Kieren Gibbs from Arsenal. After getting Newcastle back into the top flight, Rafa Benitez is looking to enhance the depth of his squad and is willing to make strides in the transfer market. Arsenal reportedly want £8m for the left back.

13:18 (IST)3 JUL 2017

Manchester United reportedly completes sign of Belgian wonderkid Largie Ramazani. United have already completed signing two other academy players- Aliou Badara Traore and Ethan Gailbraith.

12:44 (IST)3 JUL 2017

12:04 (IST)3 JUL 2017

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