Transfer news LIVE: Chelsea flop Batshuayi set for ANOTHER loan

Transfer news LIVE: Chelsea flop Michy Batshuayi set for ANOTHER loan as West Brom and Newcastle consider swoop… as Arturo Vidal terminates Barcelona contract and sets sights on Antonio Conte reunion at Inter Milan

  • Sportsmail provides all the latest updates as clubs look to get deals over the line
  • READ: Comprehensive Premier League club-by-club list of 2020 summer moves 
  • Latest transfer news including signings, loan deals and gossip right here

The transfer window is well underway, with deals coming thick and fast as clubs look to bolster their squads ahead of the new season – which is just over a week away.

Clubs have until October 5 to wrap up their business but complications caused by the ongoing pandemic mean they’ll be keen to get their signings in sooner in time for pre-season training.

Though Lionel Messi has announced he will stay at the Nou Camp there are still a few loose ends to tie up.

Here, Sportsmail’s TOBY MILES will provide live updates from Premier League and European clubs as they continue to negotiate and complete signings during the summer transfer window.

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‘I’d be very surprised if Liverpool didn’t try to sign him next summer’: Jamie Carragher insists Reds could sneak in to buy Jadon Sancho if Manchester United miss out now

Jamie Carragher says that if Manchester United don’t sign Jadon Sancho this summer they risk losing him to Liverpool next year.

And the former Champions League winner with Liverpool says that signing Sancho is crucial if United wish to close the gap on Liverpool and Manchester City and move closer to challenging for the title.

Liverpool ‘set Barcelona £15m asking price for midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum’ as Ronald Koeman seeks midfield reinforcements at crisis club

Liverpool have reportedly informed Barcelona that they want £15million for midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum.

Recently-appointed Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman, who managed Wijnaldum when in charge of the Dutch national team, is eager to work with the 29-year-old again.

Michy Batshuayi ‘will be offered new Chelsea contract before heading out on LOAN again… with Crystal Palace, West Brom and Newcastle interested in the Belgian striker’ who is not in Frank Lampard’s first-team plans

Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi will reportedly be offered a new contract at Stamford Bridge this summer, before heading out on loan with a number of Premier League clubs interested in the Belgian. 

Batshuayi was handed chances in the first-team last season under Frank Lampard, but after Timo Werner joined during this window, the 26-year-old is now further down the pecking order up front and is effectively fourth-choice behind Werner, Tammy Abraham and Olivier Giroud. 

Good morning and welcome to another day of summer transfer business.

With plenty more deals in the works, we’ll bring you all the latest updates and rumours here.


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