Transfer the news LIVE! Erling Haaland talks to fans about move to Spain, Man Utd accepts deal, most recent Mbappe
It’s finally here … the January transfer window has officially opened as we move into 2022! As always, a hectic month of arrivals and departures is expected across Europe.
As always, even the fact that we’re only on the first day of the window doesn’t do much to dampen the excitement through the game. Indeed, there is already a plethora of rumors and deals having been made. place in the Premier League, Everton signing Vitaliy Mykolenko from Dynamo Kiev.
Manchester United, meanwhile, have reportedly reached a deal to loan Axel Tuanzebe to Napoli after a difficult spell at Aston Villa.
Bags of money Newcastle have reportedly submitted a formal offer for Atletico Madrid England international Kieran Trippier, while there are updates on Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham as well.
Ahead of what appears to be a huge month, it will be fascinating to see how some of these stories play out amid the updates on Erling Haaland and Kylian Mbappe.
Follow the latest market events below with our LIVE blog …
Antonio Conte offers an update of Hugo Lloris
After beating Watford on New Years Day, the Tottenham manager offered another update on Hugo Lloris’ future at the club.
“For us it is very important and I am sure that in a short time they will be able to find a solution with the club [over his contract], because he loves Tottenham and Tottenham loves him.
Chelsea could be put up for sale by fire
In a bid to refresh their squad, football.london claim Thomas Tuchel is looking to sell THREE Chelsea midfielders in January.
Indeed, Hakim Ziyech, Ross Barkley and Ruben Loftus-Cheek could all be sacked as the Blues boss seeks to stop the rot this season.
Carlo Ancelotti on Kylian MbappÃ©
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Man United agree to exit loan
Transfer insider Fabrizio Romano has revealed Manchester United have reached a loan deal to send Axel Tuanzebe to Napoli for the remainder of the season.
The defender was on loan at Aston Villa but has rarely appeared there and appears ready to move to Italy.
Erling Haaland tells fans he’s moving to Spain
Borussia Dortmund star Erling Haaland has reportedly told fans he met while on vacation in Marbella that he will be moving to Spain.
The forward has been linked with virtually every top team in the world, but it looks like one from Real Madrid or Barcelona is set to host him in the near future.
Naples seals Tuanzebe loan
Axel Tuanzebe leaves Manchester United on another loan.
According to transfer specialist Gianluca Di Marzio, the versatile defender is joining Serie A squad Napoli on loan until June.
Napoli are reportedly paying â¬ 500,000 for the deal, which does not include an option to buy from the former Aston Villa lender this summer.
Newcastle submit Trippier bid
The England right-back has been linked with what looks like halfway through the Premier League in recent weeks, but it’s Newcastle who look set to sign Kieran Trippier.
Sky Sports report that an official offer has now been made and talks are underway between Newcastle and Atletico Madrid.
Eddie Howe worked with Trippier when the couple were in Burnley and it seems likely that they will be reunited very soon.
From Morata to Barcelona?
They have already signed Ferran Torres this winter, but it doesn’t look like Barcelona are done with their transfer activity.
Alvaro Morata is loaned to Juventus from Atletico but the Italian club have decided they will not make the transfer permanent.
This left the door open for Barcelona, ââand Fabrizio Romano reports that Xavi cares a lot about the striker. Juventus won’t sell unless they find a replacement, but if they can, Morata could be on his way to Camp Nou.
Maitland-Niles in Rome is not a done deal …
It has seemed likely for some time that Maitland-Niles will leave Arsenal in January, with a loan to Roma appearing to be the most likely outcome.
But Calciomercato reports that the move has been slowed by a disagreement over future charges.
The Gunners want a purchase obligation at the end of the Â£ 13million loan deal with Roma only willing to pay around Â£ 8million. The future will tell if an agreement can be found …
Mykolenko moves to Everton
The left-back has shared his thoughts on the possibility of joining the Toffees and his enthusiasm for the chance to play in the Premier League.
âMoving to Everton is a big and important step in my life,â Mykolenko told evertontv.
âI have always dreamed of playing in the Premier League. English football is the birthplace of the game and I think it will suit my game very well.
âI’m 22 years old but I don’t feel like a youngster. I have the experience of playing at European level and I hope to continue to improve as a player.
“I am excited about the opportunity to play in front of our fans at Everton. I saw the last few games at Goodison Park and they were amazing. They are amazing fans to whom I feel a great responsibility.