Transfer News: Chelsea set to sign player as they hold fresh talks; Arsenal ready to sign Asensio
Chelsea hold fresh talks with Aurelien Tchouameni
Chelsea have reportedly held fresh discussions with the agent of France midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni as they look to beat Manchester United to a transfer. The 21-year-old AS Monaco player prospect was the subject of interest from the the Blues earlier this year but the club have instead prioritised the signing of a striker and centre-back. While another midfielder is not important for Thomas Tuchel, he would be opened to land another player. It’s reported that the deal would cost in the region of £34million with AS Monaco hopeful of keeping him for at least another campaign.
Arsenal set to sign Marco Asensio
Arsenal are showing interest in securing the signature of Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensio before the summer transfer window closes. The Spain International would cost the Gunners around £60million.
Standard Liege signs Hamza Rafia
Done deal: Belgian side Standard Liege have completed the loan signing of Hamza Rafia from Italian Serie A side Juventus until the end of the 2021/2022 campaign.
Villarreal to sign Arnaut Danjuma
Fabrizio Romano has confirmed that AFC Bournemouth Forward, Arnaut Danjuma, will fufill a transfer to Spanish Laliga side Villarreal for a sum of around £20million.
West Bromwich Albion interested in M’Bala Nzola
The English club West Bromwich Albion will compete with Fulham to secure the signature of the 24-year-old Spezia striker M’Bala Nzola, he is valued at around £6million via tancredipalmeri.