The summer transfer period was different from any other period. See all the major deals and check out how we rank the biggest deals. And just because the window is closed until January, that doesn’t mean the rumors won’t continue to surface. Here’s the latest gossip and speculation.
The most important story: Barcelona and Liverpool play with Pulisic
Liverpool and Barcelona may compete to sign Chelsea winger Christian PulisicNational newspaper reports.
Both sides are said to be interested in the US star, with the Blues reportedly preferring a move to Spain over their Premier League rival.
However, LaLiga club is not in a financial position to make an offer at the moment. It is said that new president Xavi Hernandez will be able to make an offer in 2023 if possible, with a swap deal likely to be floated as well.
Chelsea have reportedly asked for more than €50m if they wanted to negotiate Pulisic’s move away from Stamford Bridge.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has known the 23-year-old since his training at Borussia Dortmund and the report claims he was interested in the winger in 2019 but lost to the current Premier League leaders.
Pulisic has struggled with injuries so far this season and missed most of the first part of the season. He suffered a knock in the ankle in September and with him currently unable to hold a first-team position, the Blues are said to be willing to move him if the clubs match their ratings.
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Real Madrid is interested in signing loaned Manchester City club Pedro BoroMundo Deportivo reports. The 22-year-old is on loan for two seasons at Portuguese club Sporting and has impressed him whiteness Hierarchy. However, Sporting reportedly has the option in his deal to make the loan permanent.
Atletico Madrid is one of several teams considering a move for the Benfica striker Darwin Nunez. According to Calciomercato, the Uruguay international is set to be a key figure in the upcoming summer transfer window, with Atletico in La Liga paying special attention to the 22-year-old.
Chelsea set a £14m valuation for the midfielder Ross Barclay In January, says the journalist Akram Koner. The 27-year-old is believed to be free to leave the club in the coming months, with Newcastle, Leeds and Burnley all reportedly interested in a move to the playmaker.
Manchester United is looking forward to a free transfer in the form of a Barcelona player Ousmane DembeleAccording to the newspaper Nacional. The winger’s contract will expire at the end of the season and he is free to negotiate deals with clubs abroad in January.
Liverpool, Leicester and Newcastle are watching the great Olympiacos Aguibo CamaraSun reports. The 20-year-old has impressed the Greek side since his move from Lille, offering the versatile midfielder an advantageous option across midfield and beyond.