Daily Football Updates ||18-August-2018 ||SportsThatCreated On: Aug 18, 2018
Juventus are closing in on a deal to sign striker, Stephy Mavididi from Arsenal. The 20-year old has reportedly passed a medical and has agreed personal terms with the Old Lady.
Greek side, Olympiacos have made a loan offer for Fulham striker Rui Fonte. The 28-year old arrived from Braga last summer but struggled at Craven Cottage and managed just 3 goals in 28 appearances.
Scottish champions, Celtic have signed midfielder Daniel Arzani from Manchester City on a 2-year loan deal. The 19-year old Australian played in the World Cup and was the youngest player in the tournament.
Aston Villa manager, Steve Bruce has confirmed that midfielder Jack Grealish will be offered a new contract. Grealish had wanted to leave the club but was told by the new owners at Villa that he was not for sale.
Bordeaux have suspended manager Gus Poyet for a week after a bust up with the club's owners. Poyet labelled the French club a 'disgrace' after striker, Gaetan Laborde was sold to league rivals Montpellier without his knowledge.
Juventus have terminated veteran, Claudio Marchisio's contract and can join another club since the termination was done before the close of the Serie A transfer window. Marchisio joined the club as a seven year old and leaves the club after 25 years. He made 389 appearances for the club and won 7 Serie A titles.
Cagliari and Liverpool are in advanced talks over a transfer for defender, Ragnar Klavan. The 32-year old is in the final year of his contract and the Reds are willing to offload the Estonian for a fee of 2M pounds.
Former Bolton Wanderers striker, Adam Le Fondre has joined Australian side Sydney FC.
Brazil manager Tite has named a much changed squad for the Brasil Global Tour next month. Manchester United midfielder, Andreas Pereira and Barcelona midfielder, Arthur are the new faces in the squad with the likes of Gabriel Jesus, Marcelo, Miranda, Fernandinho, Paulinho and Danilo who were part of the World Cup squad missing out. Goalkeeper Ederson was also omitted but it was due to a personal issue.
GOALKEEPERS: Alisson (Liverpool), Neto (Valencia), Hugo (Flamengo)
DEFENDERS: Dede (Cruzeiro), Marquinhos (PSG), Thiago Silva (PSG), Felipe (Porto), Alex Sandro (Juventus), Felipe Luis (Atletico Madrid), Fabinho (Liverpool), Fagner (Corinthians)
MIDFIELDERS: Andreas Pereira (Manchester United), Fred (Manchester United), Arthur (Barcelona), Philippe Coutinho (Barcelona), Renato Augusto (Beijing Guoan), Casemiro (Real Madrid), Lucas Paqueta (Flamengo)
FORWARDS: Douglas Costa (Juventus), Everton (Gremio), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Neymar (PSG), Pedro (Fluminense), Willian (Chelsea)
Former Arsenal forward Gervinho has returned to European football after signing with Serie A side, Parma from Chinese Super League side, Hebei China Fortune who terminated his contract. The Ivorian has penned a 3-year contract.