Frank Lampard has made a welcome return to the Bridge for a second time, but this time as Chelsea manager.
A deal which got most chelsea fans excited ahead of the upcoming season. And with other deals happening around Europe as well, we bring you the latest from the transfer window.
-DEAL DONE: Leicester have signed Ayoze Pérez from Newcastle for £30m on a 4-year contract.
-DEAL DONE: Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Rodri from Atlético Madrid for £62.5m. A look at City frightening options in midfield.
-Ander Herrera is PSG’s new number 21.
-Liverpool are ready to fight off interest from AC Milan in order to keep defender Dejan Lovren.
-Gianluigi Buffon has passed his medical at Juventus. Official confirmation of his return to the club is expected shortly.
-Paul Pogba is set to hand in a transfer request to Manchester United on Friday to let him join Real Madrid in a huge £120m transfer.
-Derby will appoint Phillip Cocu as Frank Lampard’s replacement today. He’s flying out to Florida to meet the Derby squad this morning.
-Gonzalo Higuain has been informed that he is no longer required at Juventus after he returned from a loan spell at Chelsea.
-Arsenal have up to £70m available to make an improved bid for Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha.
-DEAL DONE: Manchester City have re-signed
Angelino from PSV on a 4-year contract.
-DEAL DONE: Atlético Madrid and Benfica have reached an agreement over the transfer of João Félix for £114m. He’s signed a 7-year contract. He will wear the jersey number 7.
-Inter Milan are set to join Juventus in their attempts to sign Matteo Darmian in order to fill a void at full back.
-Barcelona are ready to listen to offers of at least €50m for 25-year-old France central defender Samuel Umtiti. He’s a target for Manchester United.
-Ousmane Dembélé’s representative: “The odds are zero that Ousmane will play for Bayern Munich next season – he’s still at Barcelona.”
-Manchester United have offered David De Gea a new 5- year contract worth in excess of £350,000-a-week.
-Chelsea have agreed a new 5-year contract with Ruben Loftus-Cheek, worth over £150,000-a-week.
-Arsenal have opened negotiations with Nabil Fékir over a possible €35m transfer from Lyon.
-Manchester City are ready to match Manchester United’s £70m bid for Leicester defender Harry Maguire.
-Neymar’s dad met with Barcelona
representative, André Curry, last Saturday in São Paulo. Negotiations are ongoing and there are still a lot of things to sort, but it will get done.
Keep in touch with us for the latest transfer stories around Europe.