Transfer Deadline Day: LIVE

02 September 2013 04:52

23:24 It looks like Manchester United have managed to sign Real Madrid left back and Portugal international Fabio Coentrao on a season long loan deal.

23:16 Romelu Lukaku joins Everton on a season-long-loan deal.

23:15 Fellaini deal DONE! reported fee of 27.5 millionGBP.

23:07 For Fellaini to be able to join Manchester United, the Premier League would have had to get a one-page 'deal sheet' by 11pm.

23:01 Of course there will still be deals going through until morning.

23:01 The transfer window is CLOSED!

22:52 Everton have matched Wigan's valuation for James McCarthy.

22:38 Gareth Barry has just arrived at Everton training ground.

22:23 The deal is finally done for Mesut Ozil to join Ozil, more details as we get them.

22:17 Fabio Borini (loan) and Andrea Dossena have both signed for Sunderland

21:52 Bebe joins Pacos de Ferreira on a season-long loan.

21:42 Manchester United's potential deal for Ander Herrera looks like it may fall through due to a lack of knowledge concerning Spanish tax laws.

21:27 Wigan chairman Dave Whelan says Everton wanted to stagger payments for James McCarthy over four years. And offer not acceptable anyway.

21:17 Everton's attempts to sign Wigan midfielder James McCarthy look to be dead in the water after Dave Whelan says the player will be remaining at the Championship club.

21:10 Manchester United forward Nick Powell is heading on a season-long loan to Wigan according to chairman Dave Whelan.

20:57 Benoit Assou Ekotto looks to be on his way to Queens Park Rangers.

20:49 According to sources Lukaku has signed for Everton on a season long loan.

20:48 Arsenal end their interest in Demba Ba.

20:39 Sky confirm that Fellaini has handed in a transfer request to Everton.

20:32 Manchester United could have until midnight if needed if they, Bilbao and Herrera fill in a 'deal sheet' between 9 and 11 and file this to the Premier League.

20:30 Chelsea striker Lukaku want's to go back out on loan to West Brom.

20:14 Manchester United have reportedly made a last ditch attempt to sign Sami Khedira from Real Madrid, doesn't look like it's going anywhere though.

20:06 Reports are suggesting that Fellaini has handed in a transfer request at Everton to force through a move to Manchester United.

19:58 Reports from Sky Sports news suggesting that Fellaini has now LEFT the Everton training camp.

19:51 Tom Carroll looks like he will sign with QPR.

19:44 Reports in Spain suggesting that Herrera has agreed a 5 year deal with Manchester United.

19:42 Chelsea have agreed terms with an unnamed Premier League club for Demba Ba.

19:36 Everton interested in taking Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku on loan.

19:33 Reports suggesting that Liverpool still working on a deal for Shay Given.

19:32 Tottenham also now enquiring about Chelsea striker Demba Ba.

19:17 Luis Suarez has again reiterated that he is staying at Liverpool.

19:16 Fellaini reportedly spotted back at Everton.

19:06 Just under 4 hours to go Sitting comfortably Manchester United fans?

18:50 Crystal Palace confirm the signing of Barry Bannan from Aston Villa on a three-year contract.

18:42 West Brom striker Shane Long could be heading to Hull City according to Sky Sports News.

18:36 According to Guillem Balague dozens of clubs have asked for Mata but Chelsea don't want him to go. Liverpool, PSG and Valencia amongst them.

18:35 Middlesbrough in talks with Bolton to bring back David Wheater

18:28 Palermo have confirmed goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano has joined Arsenal on a season-long loan deal which gives the Gunners an option to buy.

18:24 Mesut Ozil announcement expected within the hour.

18:19 Villa have completed the signing of striker Libor Kozak from.

18:17 According to Sky Italia Chelsea have rejected a swap deal involving Torres and Adebayor from Tottenham.

18:06 West Ham also believe they have a chance of signing Chelsea striker Demba Ba on a season-long-loan. Although Arsenal are still favourites.

18:02 Reports suggest that Norwich are in talks with West Ham over season-long-loan signing of Ricardo Vaz Te.

17:59 Complex tax laws in the Basque region of Spain are reportedly causing issues for Manchester United as they try to sign Bilbao midfielder Herrera.

17:48 Sky Sports reporting that Stephen Ireland's move from Aston Villa to Stoke has been completed.

17:35 Peter Odemwingie has reportedly completed his move to Cardiff City from West Brom.

17:26 Looks like Spurs won't be landing Zenit forward Hulk on loan, the 10mGBP price tag is deemed to high by the north London club.

17:23 Here's a recap of some of the most notable transfers that have taken place on transfer deadline day.

Morgan Amalfitano [Marseille - West Brom] Loan

Marko Arnautovic [Werder Bremen - Stoke] Undisclosed

Hamza Bencherif [Notts County - Plymouth] Free

Harry Bunn [Manchester City - Sheffield United] Loan

Lee Camp [Norwich - West Brom] Free

Graham Cummins [Preston - Rochdale] Loan

Florent Cuvelier [Stoke - Sheffield United] Undisclosed

Tiago Ilori [Sporting Lisbon - Liverpool] 7mGBP

Brian Jensen [Burnley - Bury] Free

Kaka [Real Madrid - AC Milan] Free

Genseric Kusunga [FC Basel - Oldham] Free

Emmanuel Mayuka [Southampton - Sochaux] Loan

Victor Moses [Chelsea - Liverpool] Loan

Dany N'Guessan [Millwall - Swindon] Free

David Noble [Rotherham - Cheltenham] Loan

James O'Connor [Derby - Bristol City] Loan

Bradley Orr [Blackburn - Blackpool] Loan

Abdul Razak [Manchester City - Anzhi Makhachkala] Loan

Jamie Reckord [Wolves - Plymouth] Loan

Mamadou Sakho [Paris St-Germain - Liverpool] 18mGDP

17:12 BBC are reporting that the French television station Infosport Plus have confirmed that Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata is presently holding talks with PSG.

17:10 Everton also still looking to bring in Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry.

17:07 West Brom striker Peter Odemwingie will join Cardiff in a deal that could be worth up to 4mGBP, according to Sky Sports.

16:56 Sky Sports reporting that Yohan Cabaye WILL be staying at Newcastle, good news for Newcastle United fans.

16:48 According to reports Mesut Ozil's wages at Arsenal could be close to 200,000GBP a week.

16.39 Arsenal & Real Madrid could confirm Ozil deal at 6pm UK time.

16.36 Reports coming in that Mesut Ozil is now an Arsenal player. Fee: 40millionGBP. Contract: 5 years, 130,000GBP a week.

16.10 Free agent Lee Camp joins West Brom

16.00 HOWEVER, Blackburn have rejected a 6millionGBP offer from Championship rivals Wigan for Jordan Rhodes, Sky Sports understand.

15.51 Wigan interested in Blackburn forward Jordan Rhodes.

15.48 Arsenal are close to completing the 42.4millionGBP Mesut Ozil signing. Announcement due in coming hours.

15.41 QPR look to capture Tottenham midfielder Tom Carroll on a year long loan deal.

15.36 Swansea have agreed a deal with Getafe to sign the striker Alvaro Vazquez on a season long loan deal with an option to buy.

15.34 According to L'Equipe PSG is negotiating with Chelsea the transfer of Juan Mata.

15.12 Adrian Mariappa has completed his move to Crystal Palace.

14.42 Ander Herrera will sign 5-year deal worth around 64,000GBP a week with Manchester United.

14.25 Arsenal striker Niklas Bendtner spotted leaving Crystal Palace training ground.

14.22 UPDATE: Done Deals - Morgan Amalfitano [Marseille - West Brom] Loan

Marko Arnautovic [Werder Bremen - Stoke] Undisclosed

Hamza Bencherif [Notts County - Plymouth] Free

Graham Cummins [Preston - Rochdale] Loan

Florent Cuvelier [Stoke - Sheffield United] Undisclosed

14.17 Stephen Ireland is now travelling to Stoke for talks and medical for a season long loan deal.

14.10 CONTINUED: 'Herrera will have to pass medical and United pay it all in cash but deal practically done'

14.09 BREAKING: Guillem Balague confirms that Manchester United have offered 36million euro for Ander Herrera

14.06 Manchester City's Abdul Razak joins Anzhi Makhachkala on loan for the season

14.05 Ben Smith at the BBC has labelled Juan Mata's proposed move to Liverpool as 'a load of rubbish'.


14.00 Guillem Balague on Suarez: 'As I understand, Liverpool told Real we’re not selling him, do not ring back!'

13.50 Ander Herrera is prepared to lower his annual wage demand to 4million euro from 6million euro to ensure his transfer to United goes through.

13.46 Arsenal have made a shock inquiry for Chelsea forward Demba Ba.

13.43 Swansea boss Michael Laudrup confirms that Swansea are close to agreeing a loan deal with an option to buy for a player outside the UK.

13.37 Belgium have allowed Marouane Fellaini to delay linking up with the national squad to complete his move to Manchester United, according to The Independent.

13.35 Spurs have been re-buffed in their attempt to bring in Zenit attacker Hulk on a season-long loan. Zenit want 10million pound for any potential LOAN deal.

13.32 Liverpool are planning a late bid for Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata.

13.31 Guillem Balague claims 'Ander Herrera is a top midfielder' and 'could definitely join United this summer.'

13.26 Peter Odemwingie is having a medical at Cardiff

13.26 Blackpool winger Tom Ince will run down his contract at Blackpool before signing a lucrative deal elsewhere this summer.

13.25 Everton struggling to bring in Gareth Barry due to Manchester City wanting to sell the central midfielder on a permanent basis.

13.17 Guillem Balague claims that 'given the opportunity, Ander Herrara will join Manchester United, no question'.

13.15 Sky Sports remain confident that Manchester United will act on Deadline Day. Fellaini and Baines remain the priority. Confirm the deal for Ander Herrera is becoming less and less likely.

13.08 Sky Sports claim that Manchester United player/coach Ryan Giggs rang Luka Modric last night to inform Real Madrid officials that they are interested in Gareth Bale. It didn't work.


12.51 Sky Sports suggesting that Mesut Ozil was 'forced out' of Real Madrid to fund the Gareth Bale deal.

12.43 During Gareth Bale's reveal Madrid fans could be hear chanting 'Ozil no se vende' [Don't sell Ozil]

12.30 OZIL UPDATE: Reports floating about saying that the German is having a medical for Arsenal!

12.28 Kaka is back home . He signed a 2 year deal and has said he very happy to be back.

12.25 Bale ends his welcoming speech to the Madrid fans in perfect Spanish and the Bernabeu erupts.

12.17 Gareth Bale is being presented to the Press and the Real Madrid fans at the Santiago Bernabeu

12.14 OZIL UPDATE, amid several sources claiming the deal is nearing completion. He’s now 1/10 to join the Gunners with Manchester United out to 16/1.

12.01 Sevilla have agreed a deal to sign Russia forward Denis Cheryshev on loan fromReal Madrid for this season.

11.47 West Brom have made a shock inquiry regarding QPR goalkeeper Julio Cesar.

11.46 Goal reporting that Ozil is scheduled for an Arsenal medical this afternoon. 40million pound fee agreed; close to agreeing personal terms but deal not finalized just yet. More to follow, I'm sure!

11.40 Jack Hunt has joined Crystal Palace on a four-year deal from Huddersfield Town

11.38 UPDATE: Transfer record fee between Arsenal and Real Madrid agreed, now down to Mesut Ozil who is in Germany.

11.36 West Brom in talks with Everton forward Victor Anichebe.

11.31 HOWEVER - John Cross at the Mirror believes Ozil has agreed a deal at Arsenal. More to follow I'm sure.

11.25 OZIL UPDATE: Manchester United had contacted Ozil's representatives regarding a move, however - they were not willing to match the 40million + fee. However, reports in Italy claim that Arsenal's bid for the play-maker has been matched by PSG.

11.19 Arsenal are back in for Angel Di Maria.

11.13 Reports coming in that Blackpool are eyeing moves for Bristol City striker Sam Baldock and former Wolves winger Stephen Hunt

11.11 The Bernabeu is, safe to say, not full with the impending arrival of Gareth Bale. A few thousand there so far. Given that they got at least 80000 for Cristiano, a stark contrast.

11.03 Sky claim that Everton have had a bid rejected for Wigan midfielder James McCarthy.

11.02 Liverpool Football Club have announced the season-long loan signing of Chelsea forward Victor Moses.

10.59 Real Madrid have confirmed that Gareth Bale has passed his medical at the club.

10.50 Reports coming in that Jose Mourinho is keen on a reunion with Sami Khedira

10.45 Dave Whelan, Wigan chairman, has had this to say regarding Fellaini and McCarthy. 'It depends whether Fellaini goes today. I have heard that he's definitely going.'

10.33 West Brom have given Peter Odemwingie permission to speak to Cardiff.

10.27 Benoît Assou-Ekotto is being targetted by former manager Harry Redknapp who wants to bring the left-back to QPR.

10.23 Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has had this to say regarding Gareth Bale: 'Bale has an extraordinary left foot. I have no doubt that he will do well at Real Madrid.'

10.20 Sunderland to sign Liverpool striker Fabio Borini on loan when Victor Moses loan from Chelsea completed

10.17 Everton are waiting to hear if Manchester City will accept their loan offer for Gareth Barry.

10.13 Emiliano Viviano has passed a medical at Arsenal and agreed the terms of a season-long loan from Palermo.

10.12 Everton midfielder Francisco Junior has joined Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem on a season-long loan deal.

10.11 BREAKING: Manchester United say they are not in the running for Mesut Ozil.

10.00 BBC claim that Manchester United are NOT in for Mesut Ozil, whilst Sky Sports claim they HAVE contacted his representatives.

9.58 West Brom have made a 6million pound bid for Sunderland's Stephane Sessegnon.

9.50 Sky Bet have slashed the odds of Mesut Ozil to join Manchester United to 6/5.

9.47 Manchester United and Everton HAVE agreed a 24million pound fee for Marouane Fellaini. According to Greg Stobart at Goal.

9.42 Sky Sports Journalist Pete O'Rourke claims Manchester United have made contact with Mesut Ozil's representatives.

9.41 AC Milan have released a statement on the return of Kaka. 'Today everything comes back on itself. It may not be exactly as it was back in 2003 when the young Brazilian stepped off the plane in Milan with a fresh and innocent look on his face. This is another story completely but what matters is Ricardo is back.'

9.36 David Moyes arrived into Carrington just before 9am this morning, Bridgewater Hospital on alert in case of medicals from both Manchester clubs.

9.33 QPR set to win the race to sign Tottenham midfielder Tom Carroll on loan.

9.31 Spanish football writer Andy West from the BBC believes Manchester United will finally sort out their midfield with a final 36million euro bid for Ander Herrera.

9.29 Sunderland close to loan signing of ex-Liverpool man Dossena, according to the Daily Mail.

9.25 Leon Osman hopes Everton can hang on to Man Utd targets Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines. Could the duo be heading to Old Trafford today?

9.24 Italian rivals Roma and Lazio are ready to battle it out for the signature of Juventus striker Fabio Quagliarella according to Corriere dello Sport.

9.23 Sky Sports journalist Peter O'Rourke believes Tottenham might not be finished in the transfer market just yet as they eye a move for Real Madrid's Fabio Coentrao.

9.21 Real Madrid's Mesut Özil would prefer a move to Manchester United over Arsenal. According to Sky Sports' expert Graham Hunter.

9.20 Reports in Spain suggesting Real Madrid's Mesut Ozil is set to snub a move to Arsenal despite both clubs agreeing a deal.

9.16 EARLY MORNING DEALS: Kaka from Real Madrid to AC Milan. Morgan Amalfitano from Marseille to West Brom. Marko Arnautovic from Werder Bremen to Stoke. Mamadou Sakho from Paris Saint-Germain to Liverpool. Tiago Ilori from Sporting Lisbon to Liverpool. Christian Atsu from FC Porto to Chelsea. Christian Atsu from Chelsea to Vitesse

9.12 Mamadou Sakho on his move to Liverpool: 'I came here because the project at Liverpool interests me. I'm looking forward to playing my first game.'

9.11 Manchester City are now favourites to sign Stephan El Sharaawy after Milan re-signed Kaka.

9.10 Wigan Athletic say they have not recieved a second bid from Everton for midfielder James McCarthy. Could this jeopardize any deal for Marouane Fellaini and Manchester United?

9.09 Stoke confirm signing of 24-year old Austrian forward Marko Arnautović from Werder Bremen. Fee believed to be 2million.

9.07 Kaka is set to re-join AC Milan from Real Madrid on a two-year deal, subject to a medical.

9.05 Already we have a huge summer signing completed and it's for Liverpool FC. They have announced the signing of Frenchman Mamadou Sakho from Paris Saint-Germain.

Hello and welcome to our LIVE blog of today's Transfer Deadline Day.

It's a day of full of football rumours, gossip, big-money moves, near-misses and disappointment. Be sure to spend the day with us here for all the latest moves, as we keep you up to date with every big summer signing.

Let's get started shall we?

Source: DSG