Thursday, August 31, marks the deadline of the transfer window. In light to that, let us look at the top rumors and news surrounding top teams and players in this year’s transfer deadline.
#1 Juventus Reject €160M Dybala Bid
Undoubtedly the second biggest news in this transfer window. Serie A club, Juventus, rejected the €160M bid on Dybala. Following Neymar Jr’s transfer, the biggest news in this exchange season, Barcelona have reached out to players in order to replace the Brazilian. However, Juventus rejected the €160M by FC Barcelona.
#2 Arsenal Aim To Grab Draxler
The Gunners have had a fair share of players going to other clubs, thus causing troubles for the club. However, Arsenal now look to rope in Julian Draxler from PSG before the window closes. PSG would look to sell as well, considering the hefty amount they spent on Neymar JR.
#3 Barcelona Trying To Get Mahrez Before The Transfer Window Closes
After losing their ace striker, Neymar JR., FC Barcelona now look to grab the Leicester City’s Strike player, Riyad Mahrez. They are, however, looking for Philippe Coutinho, but they see Mahrez as an alternative.
#4 Tottenham Vs Chelsea For Fernando Llorente
Tottenham and Chelsea are in a bidding war for the Swansea striker, Fernando Llorente. Chelsea bid £15 million on Llorente, which Swansea City matched.
It will now be interesting to see which player goes where once the transfer window closes.