Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham are looking to close out their busy January transfer window with some big deals ahead of the deadline. The Gunners have already broken Leandro Trossard and Jakob Kivier, but are now turning to Federico Chiesa and Ivan Fresneda to strengthen their flanks, along with Declan Rice, Amadou Onana and Moises Caido in midfield.
The Brighton midfielder has already been the subject of a £55m offer from Chelsea, who have again failed in a fresh attempt to sign Argentina star Enzo Fernandez amid reports of an £87m offer from Stamford Bridge. The Blues are also prepared to make another bid for Anthony Gordon.
At Tottenham, Arnaut Danjuma has now joined on loan after Everton hijacked an agreed deal. Chelsea and Real Madrid are in “advanced” talks today over the potential signing of top target Pedro Porro amid interest, while links with Nicolo Zaniolo continue to grow. Follow all the latest transfer news, gossip and rumors below!
Mikel Arteta has turned down an approach from Monaco to sign Albert Sambi Lokonga on loan.
Arsenal are hoping to add a new midfielder this month following an injury to Mohamed Elneny, meaning the Belgian will be kept.
Amadou Onana, Weston McKennie and Moises Caido have all been linked with the Gunners.
Arsenal agree to Kivor sell-on clause
Spezia’s technical director has confirmed that the club has agreed a sell-on clause with Arsenal as part of the Jakub Kivor deal.
Eduardo Macia said: “We have a percentage of future sales for Kivor, but it is confidential.
“I was lucky enough to work in the Premier League for eight years. Arsenal are among the top 10 teams in the world in terms of management.”
Brian Gill’s future in doubt
Arnaut Danjuma’s move to Tottenham could once again see Brian Gill on the go.
According to Mundo Deportivo, Sevilla are keen on a deal for the Spanish winger.
The 21-year-old left the Andalusian club in 2021 to join Spurs for £21million.
Thuram decides in January
Manchester United and Chelsea will not sign Marcus Thuram this month.
That’s because the French forward has opted to sit out the season with Borussia Monchengladbach.
Thuram will therefore leave in the summer as a free agent, Foot Mercato reports.
McKennie near Premier League switch
Juventus are ready to capitalize on Arsenal target Weston McKennie.
Leeds have been linked with the Gunners since being linked with the midfielder, who has reportedly attracted the attention of Fulham, Bournemouth and Aston Villa.
McKennie is said to prefer an elite club and an initial fee of £17m, rising to £26m in add-ons, is said by Corriere dello Sport to be Juve’s preference.
Chelsea should raise bid for Gusto
Reports in France suggest Chelsea are backing away from their transfer offer for Malo Gusto.
A £17m approach was first made by the Blues for the Lyon defender, says L’Equipe.
The figure of around £35m is being sought by the Ligue 1 side who want to keep Gusto until the summer.
Rafinha fights for the future
Rafinha could be put up for sale in the summer if his form doesn’t improve.
Arsenal were previously linked with the Barcelona winger in the January window but both the player and his club have warned off a deal.
However, sports details speak of talks between his agent, ex-Chelsea star Deco, and the Blaugrana to improve his performances.
Should he continue to struggle, Barcelona are confident they can recoup his £55m transfer fee.
Chelsea consider Ziyech’s future
Everton are ready to pay £25m for Hakim Ziyech.
The Chelsea winger is being hunted by Roma and Newcastle but Sky Sports details the Toffees’ plans to sign Ziyech.
The situation between the club and Anthony Gordon is increasing their desire for a new winger.
standard game We exclusively reported earlier today about Chelsea’s reluctance to send Ziyech to Newcastle.
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Spurs consider merit
Tottenham face an uphill battle to persuade Alex Merett to join the club.
The Napoli goalkeeper is a target in Spurs’ plans to replace Hugo Lloris in the summer.
La Repubblica reports on the Italian’s plans to stay at Napoli for now, with a contract up to 2028.
Arsenal learn Caicedo fees
Brighton will demand £75m to sell Moises Caido to Arsenal.
Mikel Arteta today spoke about his desire for a new midfielder with Mohamed Elneny out injured.
The Telegraph report on the huge fee needed to land Cassado, which is still being looked into by Chelsea.
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