Joe Hart will be back in England for 2017-18, yet the 30-year-old still cannot find his way into a Pep Guardiola squad. His season long loan move was officially announced by West Ham on Twitter.
The business continues for Slaven Bilic though, with the BBC reporting the Hammers are now close to a £24 million deal for Stoke forward Marko Arnautovic – having seen two previous bids for the Austrian turned down.
Liverpool have seen Lucas Leiva depart to Italian side Lazio in a £5 million transfer, bringing an end to the defensive-midfielder’s 10 year career at Anfield. He provided an emotional tribute to Reds fans on the club’s official website.
The Metro speculates that Manchester City and Chelsea could be set for a bidding war over Real Madrid’s Danilo. The Premier League champions had been readying a £31 million offer, but the Sky Blues are understood to be in advanced negotiations with the right-back.
The Blues are still targeting another Madrid player in the form of Alvaro Morata as well, yet the Express claims that Roman Abramovich is hesitant about meeting their £70 million asking price.
Tottenham’s potential signing of Ross Barkley could be falling apart according to the Mirror. While the Londoners are seeking to pay in the region of £15 million for him, Everton want nearer to £50, while Barkley himself is asking for wages that are £30,000 more than Harry Kane.
Rumours have run wild regarding PSG’s interest in Barcelona superstar Neymar, however, in an interview with Goal the Brazilian has insisted he is happy to remain at Camp Nou for the duration of his current contract.