As the January windows Transfers are edging towards the end today midnight, football fans mostly EPL followers are excited because of the new signings of their clubs. Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham have dominated the headlines of late transfer buzz, so we bring you the late transfer yet done deals.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang signs for Arsenal
The 28-year-old has joined us from Borussia Dortmund on a long-term contract for a club-record fee. Auba is one of the world’s most highly-rated strikers. He scored 98 goals in 144 Bundesliga games for Dortmund and had a hand in 172 goals in 213 matches in all competitions for his former club. That works out at an average of 96 minutes per goal or assist.
Aubameyang is the Gabon captain and all-time top goalscorer, and became the first Gabonese winner of the African Footballer of the Year award in 2015. His price will Include a £20m add-on if Arsenal win the league.
Batshuayi Joins Dortmund on Loan
German side BVB sporting director Michael Zorc has praised Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi as a young, very interesting striker, who impresses with a high scoring. He adds on that he has been extraordinary at both Chelsea and in Marseille, in the Belgian league and the national team Quality has already proved.
Michael Zorc’s words follow the Belgian youngstar being confired to join the Bundesliga side on loan.
Giroud has joined Chelsea
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has joined rivals Chelsea and praised the nwe home as one of the biggest teams in the Premier League.
“They have won maybe the most trophies in the last six or seven years. It’s a massive club and I am proud to sign for Chelsea, and I’m looking forward to playing.”
The French forward will soon be unveiled as a Chelsea player after putting pen to paper on his contract at Stamford Bridge. He has agreed a deal believed to be for an initial 18 months with an option for a further 12 months and will depart Arsenal for a fee of around £18m.
Giroud made his final appearance for Arsenal on Tuesday in the Gunners’ 3-1 defeat at Swansea, after which Arsene Wenger paid tribute to the France international’s “great service” to a club for whom he made 253 appearances, scoring 105 goals.
Ozil Signs New Contract
The news just keeps getting better and better for Arsenal. Mesut Ozil has agreed an extension to his contract. The German publication claim the arrival of Aubamyang has convinced Ozil to stay at the club.
Lucas Moura Announced
The Brazilian international has put the finishing touches on his move from PSG to English side Tottenham Hot Spurs.
About to be Done Deals
Luiz Joining Arsenal
The transfer window is getting mad!! David Luiz Rumor Joining Arsenal has cropped up again. This is Interesting…. David Luiz is now 1/2 to join Arsenal from Chelsea before the window shuts.
BBC Sport’s David Ornstein is reporting Arsenal have been exploring possibility of signing David Luiz from Chelsea as part of the Olivier Giroud deal. However, The Gunners are also looking foward at Roma’s Kostas Manolas as another option.
City About to announce Mahrez
Manchester City will have to pay out £70 million if they wish to land Riyad Mahrez before the window closes. A £50 million bid was not good enough for Leicester and bosses have told their counterparts at the Etihad that they’ll have to meet their demands to secure the deal for the 26-year-old, who put in a transfer request on before today mid night.
Andre Ayew back to Swansea
Andre Ayew is getting closer to return to Swansea City for between £18-20m.