It’s one of the most exciting days of the year – Transfer Deadline Day is here and Premier League clubs are scrambling to get their final business done
It’s Transfer Deadline Day and all around the country clubs are desperately trying to get last minute deals done before the window slams shut at 11pm.
Chelsea could also leap into action on the back of their hammering at Bournemouth, with Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure on their Deadline Day wish list.
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Ziyech linked with Dortmund move
Hakim Ziyech has been linked with a move from Ajax to Borussia Dortmund in numerous media outlets.
But Bild reports he won’t be moving today.
Ziyech, 25, will stay with Ajax for the remainder of the season, with the Dutch side having reached the Champions League last 16.
Conte on Inter speculation
Antonio Conte has rejected speculation he could take over at Inter.
“Inter? At the moment I’ve not received any bid from Italy,” he told Sky Sports.
Conte was also tight-lipped on Chelsea’s humbling at the hands of Bournemouth.
“Bournemouth-Chelsea 4-0? Chelsea is the past for me. I didn’t see the match tonight.”
Wigan knock back FIFTH Grigg bid from Sunderland
Wigan have rejected a FIFTH bid from Sunderland for Will Grigg, according to reports.
The Black Cats are desperate to land a striker before tonight’s transfer deadline.
They have also enquired about Ched Evans and the possibility of Sheffield United recalling him from his loan spell at Fleetwood in order to sell him to Sunderland.
Villa and Stoke to go head-to-head for Luton full-back
Could be a busy day ahead at Aston Villa.
Tyrone Mings due to be the first through the door on loan from Bournemouth. They are also after a holding midfielder and keen on either Watford’s Nathaniel Chalobah or Newcastle’s Isaac Hayden.
The arrival at Newcastle of Andreas Samaris from Benfica would free up Hayden to leave. Villa are also want Luton’s impressive and versatile full back James Justin.
Stoke like Justin too and are now managed by his former Luton boss Nathan Jones which could give the Potters an advantage.
Davis to stay at Villa
Aston Villa are loaning Scott Hogan to Sheffield United but have told Keinan Davis he is staying.
Big-money hitman Hogan, 26, is due to go to Championship promotion-chasers United today on loan for the rest of the season.
He has scored just 10 goals in 61 games since a £9million move from Brentford in January 2017.
But Villa boss Dean Smith has since told Davis, 20, to stay put despite only making one sub appearance this term.
Davis was wanted by League One Portsmouth and several other Championship clubs.
But Villa are excited by the powerful forward’s potential and intend to keep him around their first team squad after his impressive breakthrough campaign last term.
Oxford could go on loan to German side
West Ham youngster Reece Oxford could go on loan to German club Augsburg.
Oxford, 20, is keen to get more regular football after falling down the pecking order under Manuel Pellegrini.
Other Premier League youngsters could go to Germany today as Arsenal prospect Emile Smith-Rowe has been lined up by Red Bull Leipzig and Augsburg are also in for Gunners striker Eddie Nketiah.
Blades win Hogan race
Sheffield United have won the race to sign Scott Hogan from Aston Villa.
The Blades loaned Leon Clarke out to Wigan on Wednesday, and have moved to replace the striker.
Hogan has been out of favour at Villa under Dean Smith.
The loan agreement is set to be announced this morning.
Cardiff chase Austin
Cardiff are, understandably, desperate for a striker today given the tragic circumstances of the last couple of weeks.
And Charlie Austin is one of the players that could add to the Bluebirds’ firepower.
Austin has been told he can leave, but Cardiff have competition for his signature.
Leeds’ James bid set to go down to the wire
Leeds’ bid to sign Daniel James from Swansea is set to go down to the wire.
The Whites have offered £5million plus add-ons for the 21-year-old, according to the Yorkshire Evening Post.
Will Marcelo Bielsa get his man?
PSG to land Acosta?
PSG look set to splash the cash today.
DC United’s Luciano Acosta is reportedly on his way to the French capital for a medical.
The 24-year-old attacking midfielder would cost £7.6million.
Mings on his way to Villa
…and just like that he’s on his way.
Tyrone Mings is Midlands bound for a medical at Villa.
Mings on the move
One player that is likely to seal a move today is Bournemouth’s Tyrone Mings.
The defender has been dogged by injury problems since signing for the Cherries in an £8million deal three and a half years ago.
He has been restricted to just 19 appearances in all competitions in that time.
Aston Villa are leading the chase to land him on loan.
Will this story develop today?
Callum Hudson-Odoi had his heart set on a move to Bayern Munich, even handing in a transfer request.
But Chelsea have dug their heels in and are refusing to sell, despite the Bavarians matching their £35million valuation.
That had seemed to be that, however, Hudson-Odoi was omitted from the squad altogether as Chelsea were thumped 4-0 by Bournemouth on Wednesday night.
We’ll be across the latest if and when there are any developments.
PSG to make late Willian move?
There are reports this morning that PSG may make a last-ditch attempt to lure Willian to the Parc des Princes.
The Chelsea winger has been in and out of the side this season.
EXCLUSIVE: Chelsea eye Doucoure
Chelsea have Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure in their sights for a shock Deadline Day switch, writes Darren Lewis.
The 26-year-old midfielder was left out of the club’s 2-1 defeat at Spurs on Wednesday night with Hornets boss Javi Garcia claiming earlier this week that he’d had a knee problem.
But Mirror Sport understands Chelseaare big fans of the Frenchman with Maurizio Sarri still yet to get his midfielder to replace Cesc Fabregas.
Watford have been battling to hold on to Doucoure after he admitted earlier this month that he was dreaming of a move to PSG.
The French champions have instead moved for Everton ’s Idrissa Gueye but Doucoure could still move after making his desire to play for a bigger club clear.
Read the story in full HERE
Saints reject Championship interest
Southampton have reportedly rejected several Championship clubs looking to sign Sam Gallagher.
The Daily Mail names Nottingham Forest, Bristol City, Hull and Millwall as expressing interest in Gallagher.
But the Saints aren’t willing to let the former Blackburn man go and have rebuffed their approaches.