After a gruelling 38-match season, except Germany and Holland that play 34, the top footballing leagues are on a hiatus and will be back in action in a month’s time. Since there will be no football on the field for a while, we bring to you all the action off the field from the world of football.
Transfer window in Europe will end by August 31 and all the clubs in the top European leagues will be looking to wrap their transfer business before that. Many major moves are likely to happen this summer.
The highly anticipated football transfer window is open. Catch all the confirmed transfers and rumours here:
CONFIRMED: Mohamed Salah moves to Liverpool from Roma in 42 million euro.
RUMOUR: Juventus mulling over Manchester United’s Darmian to replace outbound Daniel Alves.
RUMOUR: Arsenal looking for a 30 million euro swoop of Arda Turan.
RUMOUR: Barcelona looking to sweeten Hector Bellerin deal by offering Rafinha to Arsenal.
RUMOUR: Chelsea move closer to secure Everton’s Romelu Lukaku.
RUMOUR: Arsenal waiting on Alexis Sanchez
RUMOUR: Dani Alves is heading to the Premier League giants Manchester City.
RUMOUR: Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic is on the verge of a reunion with his old boss José Mourinho at Old Trafford.
RUMOUR: Real Madrid president denies any bids for Cristiano Ronaldo.
CONFIRMED: Gael Clichy, Jesus Navas, Bacary Sagna and Willy Caballero released by Manchester City.
RUMOUR: Several English clubs line up bids for Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
RUMOUR: Chelsea’s Nemanja Matic is keen on reuniting with former manager Jose Mourinho at Manchester United.
CONFIRMED: Chelsea’s Juan Cuadrado makes his loan permanent after sealing a transfer to Juventus.
RUMOUR: Liverpool and Manchester City in for Borussia Dortmund’s hitman Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
RUMOUR: AC Milan’s goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma unsettled at club; several clubs monitoring his situation.
RUMOUR: Roma winger Mohamed Salah on verge of completing move to Liverpool.
RUMOUR: Marco Verratti tells PSG that he wants a move away from club.
CONFIRMED: Pablo Zabaleta joins West Ham United for free from Manchester City.
RUMOUR: Out-of-favour Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud on West Ham’s wish list.
CONFIRMED: Chelsea’s Asmir Begovic moves to Bournemouth for an undisclosed amount.
RUMOUR: Cristiano Ronaldo seeking a move away from Real Madrid.
CONFIRMED: Ajax captain Davy Klaassen switches allegiance to Everton in 27 million euro deal.
RUMOUR: Several top English clubs monitoring Torino goal machine Andrea Belotti.
CONFIRMED: Highly coveted Sunderland’s goalkeeper Jordan Pickford snubs interest from top English clubs and signs an agreement with Everton. Toffees spent 28.5 million euro to sign him.
CONFIRMED: Leicester City captures defender Harry Maguire in 13.7 million euro from Hull City.
CONFIRMED: Monaco’s Bernardo Silva moves to Manchester City in 48 million euro.
RUMOUR: Hector Bellerin pondering over Barcelona move.
CONFIRMED: Manchester City completes 38 million euro swoop of goalkeeper Ederson from Benfica.
CONFIRMED: Barcelona secures the signing of Fluminese’s defender Marlon in 5 million euro.
RUMOUR: Manchester United’s Chris Smalling on Arsenal’s radar.
RUMOUR: Olympique Lyon slaps 60 million euro price tage on Alexandre Lacazette. The forward is a long term target of Arsenal.
CONFIRMED: Manchester United signs defender Victor Lindelof from Benfica. As per sources, United spent under 40 million euro to secure him.
CONFIRMED: Bayern Munich shell out 41.5 million euro to sign Olympique Lyon’s midfielder Corentin Tolisso.
RUMOUR: Manchester City moves to sign 40 million euro-rated Tottenham defender Kyle Walker.
CONFIRMED: Zlatan Ibrahimovic released by Manchester United.
RUMOUR: Several clubs including Arsenal, Real Madrid, PSG and Manchester United monitor Kylian Mbappe’s situation
CONFIRMED: Antoine Griezmann signs extension with Atletico Madrid.
CONFIRMED: AC Milan announces the signing of Andre Silva from FC Porto in 38 million euro.
RUMOUR: Arsenal wait on Riyad Mahrez’s decision as the Leicester City winger hopeful on Barcelona.
CONFIRMED: Wolfsburg’s highly rated full back Ricardo Rodriguez moves to AC Milan for 18 million euro.
RUMOUR: Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata nears Manchester United move.
CONFIRMED: Former Arsenal man Serge Gnabry switches to Bayern Munich from Werder Bremen in a reported 10 million euro deal.
RUMOUR: Chelsea prepare a mega-million offer for Everton hitman Romelu Lukaku.
CONFIRMED: Borussia Dortmund confirms the capture of striker Maximilian Philipp in 20 million euro.
RUMOUR: Manchester City tracking Arsenal talisman Alexis Sanchez.
CONFIRMED: Schalke’s full back Sead Kolasinac moves to Arsenal on a free transfer.
CONFIRMED: Bayern Munich secures highly-rated defender Niklas Sule from Hoffenheim on a free transfer.
CONFIRMED: Kingsley Coman makes a permanent switch to Bayern Munich for 20 million euro from Juventus.