19 July, 2014
The Daily Mirror reports that Liverpool have made an approach to QPR for striker Loic Remy and are looking to trigger the French international's £8.5million release clause.
Is the £14million fee for Fabio Borini...
Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic is reportedly a target for Roma but the Mail reports that the Premier League champions are holding out for a £15million fee before letting the Serb move to Serie A.
Good news for Everton fans as the Mail is reporting that Romelu Lukaku could be close to a permanent move to Goodison Park after target Demba Ba turned down a move to link up with Roberto Martinez. Lukaku could become an Everton player early next week,
We're back with another daily helping of transfer titbits and begin with a line from the Daily Mail who are reporting that Arsenal could revive their interest in Southampton's Morgan Schneiderlin should long-term target Sami Khedira opt to open contract talks with Real Madrid.
That is all for today’s Transfer Clockwatch. Join Sky Sports again on Saturday morning to keep up to date with news of all the latest deals and speculation.
Tottenham are closing in on the signing of Swansea left-back Ben Davies, according to Sky sources. The two clubs opened talks over the potential transfer several weeks ago and an agreement is set to be reached. It is understood that the 21-year-old is keen on a move to White Hart Lane.
Ben Davies: Thought to be keen on a switch to Spurs
It’s all gone a bit quiet on Wilfried Bony’s future, but Liverpool remain odds-on to sign him at 2/7. Tottenham are their nearest contenders at 5/1, while Everton are 12/1. See all Sky Bet’s summer transfer odds here.
Sky Sports sources understand that Sunderland have agreed a fee in the region of £14million for Liverpool striker Fabio Borini. The Italian spent last season on loan at the Stadium of Light and Sunderland now look to be closing in on a permanent deal.
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe has no intention of loaning out Baily Cargill after being impressed by the young defender’s performances in pre-season. The 19-year-old had a spell with Torquay United last season and Bournemouth may have been tempted to send him out again to gain further first-team experience, but he is set to compete for a first-team place with Steve Cook and Tommy Elphick this season.
Coventry City have completed a deal for highly-rated goalkeeper Reice Charles-Cook, Sky Sports understands. The former Arsenal youngster spent last season with Bury but opted to leave Gigg Lane in the summer.
West Brom's new signing Brown Ideye is delighted to have made the move to the Premier League.
Brown Ideye, MON
Dream come true ... EPL. Would like to thank my family and my Agents @hootancan and Ali Barat for a job well done. http://t.co/oXOfDIC5Ej
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West Bromwich Albion have now confirmed the arrival of Brown Ideye from Dynamo Kiev on a a three-year deal, plus the option for a further 12 months.
Albion sign Nigeria international striker Brown Ideye from D Kiev for club-record fee. Welcome @OfficialIdeye #wba http://t.co/oYX5czxGR3