Bentancur and Kulusevski to Spurs, loan Van de Beek Everton, Newcastle accept burn fee

PREMIER LEAGUE clubs are looking to secure last-minute deals on the line with the transfer window closing on Monday night.

Top-flight teams will have to do their business by 11 p.m. or find themselves scouring the free agent roster.

And one team really going for it in January is Aston Villa, who reportedly had a £20m bid for Juventus midfielder Rodrigo Bentancur rejected.

Meanwhile, Frank Lampard is reportedly set to make Dele Alli his first signing if he is announced as Everton manager.

And we bring you the latest from Stamford Bridge, where a number of stars could come and go over the weekend.

Follow ALL the latest transfer gossip and news with our live blog below…


  • PSG strike agreement with Dembele

    Ousmane Dembele has reportedly agreed personal terms with PSG.

    The Barcelona winger had been chased by Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal and Newcastle.

    And Liverpool were also linked before swooping in for Porto’s Luis Diaz.

    But Foot Mercato claim that Dembele is heading to PSG instead.

    The French giants will try to sign him tomorrow on deadline day but are also ready to wait until the summer when Dembele becomes a free agent.

  • Chelsea prepare Raphinha offer

    Chelsea are reportedly looking to sign Leeds winger Raphinha.

    But Sport Italia claim the deal won’t happen on deadline day, with the Blues looking to seal it this summer instead.

    Brazil international Raphinha is also attracting interest from West Ham and could be tempted to leave relegation-threatened Leeds.

  • Aubameyang close to transfer to Barcelona

    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is closing in on a loan move to Barcelona.

    Fabrizio Romano claims Arsenal are happy to let their misfit captain go to Spain.

    However, Barca can’t afford Aubameyang’s salary and hope to negotiate a lower salary.

  • Agreement with Donny reached on Monday

    Donny van de Beek’s Everton loan will be made official on Monday morning.

    Fabrizio Romano claims that all relevant documents have been signed by United and the Toffees.

    And the move will be confirmed tomorrow, with Everton also set to unveil Frank Lampard as their new boss.

  • The Chelsea duo set to leave

    Chelsea could lose two players on transfer deadline day.

    The Telegraph claims Kenedy is wanted by Leeds on a permanent deal.

    And the Mail add that Tino Anjoin will join Huddersfield Town on loan.

  • No Dembele speaking for United

    Man United have NOT opened talks with Ousmane Dembele.

    That’s according to Fabrizio Romano, who says United aren’t looking to land the Barcelona winger on deadline day.

    Dembele has also been linked with Arsenal, Chelsea and Newcastle after turning down a new Nou Camp contract.

  • Ramsey rejects Premier League return

    Former Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey has reportedly rejected THREE Premier League offers.

    Nicolo Schira claims he will continue to rot on the Juventus bench after snubbing Newcastle, Crystal Palace and Burnley.

    Ramsey thinks he can attract a more prominent club on deadline day.

    But the Welshman is also happy to stay at Juve, despite being out of Max Allegri’s plans.

  • Spurs and Arsenal want Luiz

    Tottenham are reportedly ready for a £32m battle with Arsenal against Aston Villa star Douglas Luiz.

    The Mail claims Antonio Conte is a huge fan of the Brazilian midfielder, who has just 18 months left on his Villa contract.

    Arsenal are believed to be exploring a late swoop for 23-year-old Luiz.

    But the Samba star, who has nine caps for his country, could end up at rivals Spurs instead.

  • Christian Eriksen set to join Brentford

    According to Sky Sports, Christian Eriksen is set to sign for Brentford after passing his medical tests.

    The midfielder will join on a six-month contract.

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  • Arthur Melo at Arsenal unlikely

    Tottenham’s signing of Juventus midfielder Rodrigo Bentancur means Melo is likely to stay where he is.

    Arsenal have been in talks with the midfielder throughout January and hoped to finalize a deal in the final days of the window.

    However, Juventus are now unlikely to let him go on loan.

  • Kulusevski and Bentancur undergo medical examinations at Tottenham

    According to Sky Sports, Rodrigo Bentancur will undergo his medical in Uruguay.

    Meanwhile, Dejan Kulusevski will fly to London tonight.

  • Liverpool negotiate a deal with Fabio Carvalho

    Reports today suggest that Liverpool are currently negotiating a deal with Fulham for Carvalho.

    The midfielder is entering the last six months of his contract and has shown no intention of renewing it.

    The Reds have submitted a £5million bid, but it is understood Fulham initially wanted double that.

  • Newcastle seek agreement with Jesse Lingard

    According to 90min, the 29-year-old has agreed personal terms with Newcastle.

    The Magpies have been pushing to sign Lingard throughout the January window and are now hoping a deal can be finalized before Monday night.

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  • Newcastle ‘want to sign’ Matt Targett

    According to The Athletic, Newcastle are interested in signing Aston Villa defender Matt Targett.

    The Magpies would like to sign the 26-year-old before the transfer window closes but a deal is yet to be agreed.

    Eddie Howe is still keen to strengthen his squad with the aim of staying in the Premier League and avoiding relegation.

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  • Tanguy Ndombele will travel to Lyon

    According to Julien Maynard, Ndombele will travel to Lyon tonight as a deal is being finalized.

    The Frenchman is expected to join Lyon on loan, with the club paying the majority of his salary.

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  • Eddie Howe on Bruno Guimaraes

    “Bruno is a hugely exciting talent and has been one of our main targets so I’m delighted to have him. He strengthens the group immediately ready for the challenge ahead.

    “He’s been one of France’s standout performers and is a full international for Brazil, so I have no doubt our supporters will really enjoy watching him. We look forward to welcoming him to the club at his return from the international team.”

  • Newcastle confirm the signing of Bruno Guimaraes

    The midfielder joins the Lyon Magpies.

    He signed a four and a half year contract.

  • Liverpool interested in Fabio Carvalho

    According to Sky Sports, Liverpool are interested in signing Fabio Carvalho from Fulham.

    Reports suggest the Reds have already submitted a £5m offer, but neither club has confirmed this.

    The 19-year-old attacking midfielder has also attracted interest from a number of other clubs, but Fulham are unwilling to sell.

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  • United lead the hunt for Fabian Ruiz

    The Red Devils are considering Ruiz as a possible alternative signing if they can’t get Declan Rice.

    Reports suggest that West Ham will only part ways with Rice for a fee of around £100million.

    According to MailOnline, Arsenal and Liverpool are also interested in the midfielder as a potential signing – most likely in the summer.

    The Spain international still has 18 months left on his contract at Napoli.

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  • Arsenal ‘not close’ to any income

    According to The Athletic, Arsenal are not close to agreeing any deals before the transfer deadline.

    There was a lot of speculation yesterday over a potential move for Alexander Isak from Real Sociedad after he was scouted in London, but there were no official developments.

  • Bryan Gil ‘set to join Valencia’ from Tottenham

    The 20-year-old will join the Spanish squad on loan.

    There will be no purchase option.

    Spurs are happy to loan Gil out to get more game time.

  • Barcelona ‘close to reaching an agreement’ with Aubameyang

    According to The Athletic, Barcelona are close to agreeing a deal with Arsenal which would see Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang join the club on loan until the end of the season.

    The main thing that could be a problem is the striker’s salary – Arsenal want Barcelona to cover as much as possible.

    There will be no loan fees.

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  • Ousmane Dembele ‘in talks with Manchester United and Chelsea’

    Barcelona have told the Frenchman he can leave in January.

    Xavi has made it clear that Dembele isn’t in his plans for the rest of the season.

    His contract expires this summer and he has already been offered to several Premier League clubs.

    According to MailOnline, the 24-year-old’s representatives have been in contact with Manchester United and Chelsea.

  • Newcastle’s plan for Issa Diop

    Eddie Howe wants to add two defenders to his squad before the transfer window closes.

    Newcastle have already reached an agreement with Brighton to sign Dan Burn.

    The Magpies’ latest target is the West Ham defender.

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  • Rodrigo Bentancur joins Dejan Kulusevski at Tottenham

    According to Fabrizio Romano, a deal has been reached between Tottenham and Juventus worth €19m plus €6m in bonuses.

    Juventus will sign Denis Zakaria as a replacement.