Good morning guys and welcome to my Daily Briefing, with today’s edition also featuring answers to YOUR questions on Frenkie de Jong, Wilfried Zaha and more!
AC Milan are set to sign Malick Thiaw on a permanent deal from Schalke. It’s done – €5m fee confirmed and personal terms are also agreed. He’s scheduled to have his medical tomorrow.
AC Milan will receive part of the transfer fee for Lucas Paqueta’s move from Lyon to West Ham. Flamengo also set to benefit financially from the sale.
Done deal – Ander Herrera has returned to Athletic Bilbao on loan until 2023. He completed his medical yesterday, as confirmed by official club statement.
Renan Lodi is set to move on loan to Nottingham Forest, with the option of making the move permanent for €30m. Tottenham left-back Sergio Reguilon could be his replacement, with contract for a season-long loan move being checked by the clubs.
Barcelona have officially registered Jules Kounde. It’s been confirmed by La Liga.
Marcos Alonso is wanted by Barcelona, but how could it affect Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s potential move to Chelsea? Click here to find out.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Chelsea?
Wesley Fofana to Chelsea is getting closer! Documents are almost ready as Leicester and Chelsea reached an agreement on the fee on Friday, confirmed. He’ll cost £75m, add-ons included and will sign until 2028.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang favours Chelsea over Manchester United as things stand – click here for all you need to know about the situation.
Roshaan Kapoor asks: How many players do you think Chelsea will sign and sell before the end of the transfer window? Plus are the likes of Gilmour and Ampadu being permanently sold or being loaned out? Click here to see my answer!
I’ve been asked a lot about Wilfred Zaha‘s future – here’s my exclusive update on his situation.
Jurgen Klopp tells Sky: “I’ve already said everything I need to say about a new midfielder… if there is the right…