|Gabriel Jesus will join Arsenal on a five-year deal from Manchester City after both clubs agreed a fee in the region of £45m for the Brazilian striker. (Photo credit: Sky Sports)|
It’s that time of the season where everyone monitors breaking news and player movements, we bring to you the peak of the bunch as team try to bolster their squad ahead of the new season.
Arsenal and City agree Jesus deal
Arsenal means so much business this window and we can report that the North London club has agreed a deal with Manchester City for Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus and the player will join for a reported £45m and sign a five-year deal at the Emirates.
The champions will allow Gabriel Jesus to join the Gunners and the striker can solve some problems upfront at Arsenal; Jesus will bring a different style and a lot of dynamism as well as hard work to the Arsenal front line.
City to sign Kalvin Phillips, Cucurella
Having earned £45m from Arsenal for Gabriel Jesus, Manchester City are poised to invest the whole of the largesse on Leeds United midfield enforcer Kalvin Phillips as the two clubs have reached an agreement over the transfer of the player.
City are also at an advanced stage for the transfer of Marc Cucurella from Brighton; the former Eibar left back will join City on a permanent basis after just one impressive season at the Amex Stadium.
Ziyech to Milan imminent
Chelsea’s Moroccan winger Hakim Ziyech is on his way to AC Milan and that deal is almost done according to inside sources at Stamford Bridge Stadium.
The Moroccan and his entourage already struck a deal with Milan and Chelsea will not stand in his way as they also seek to rebuild the side following some shake up that saw Roman Abramovic depart as well as Maria Granovskaia.
Lampard target Gallagher from Chelsea
Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has looked into the directions of his former side as Everton boss to bolster his squad with one time Crystal Palace loanee Connor Gallagher.
It is left to be seen if the creative midfielder would be allowed to leave Stamford Bridge in the new season but Everton can leverage the cordial relationship between Chelsea and Lampard to land the intelligent player who shone brightly at Selhurst Park last season.
Awoniyi joins Nottingham Forest
Another Nigerian player has joined the premier league as former Liverpool youngster Taiwo Awoniyi completes a £17m move from Union Berlin to newly promoted side Nottingham Forest.
The Nigerian international will relish the opportunity to finally sharpen his teeth in the premier league following a disappointing time with Liverpool where he couldn’t feature even for a minute before he was shipped out.