Summary
•Latest news, views and reaction from the final day of the transfer window
•English Premier League and Football League transfer window closes at 23:00 BST
•Transfer windows close in Germany (17:00 BST), Italy (19:00 BST) and Spain (23:00 BST)

OFFICIAL: Denis Zakaria has joined Chelsea on a season-long loan from Juventus, with an option to make the transfer permanent at the end of the season.

OFFICIAL: Chelsea have completed the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Barcelona. He has signed a contract until 2024 with the option of an extra year. He will wear the no 9 jersey✍🏻🔵

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Lille have signed André Gomes on a season-long loan from Everton.

📝OFFICIAL: Barcelona have signed Hector Bellerin from Arsenal on a free transfer. One-year deal. 🔴🔵

📝DONE DEAL: Duje Caleta-Car joins Southampton on permanent deal from Marseille.

🚨Leeds are set to sign Willy Gnonto from FC Zurich! Deal almost done, just waiting for work permit then it will be the final signing. Here we go! Italian talent has agreed personal terms with Leeds.

📝Official: Hector Bellerín joins Barcelona on free transfer — one year deal.

📝Official and confirmed. Justin Kluivert joins Valencia on loan deal from AS Roma with €15m buy option.

The summer transfer window is now closed 🔒

But clubs can still complete moves after 23:00 BST if they have submitted a deal sheet before the deadline.

Bamba Dieng today…
– Verbal agreement with Leeds
– Waits at airport to fly
– Nice come in, he then rejects Leeds for them
– Travels to Nice to sign
– Fails the medical and remains Marseille player
An eventful few hours for the 22-year-old.

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Aston Villa have signed Jan Bednarek from Southampton on a season-long loan. (Source: AVFCOfficial)

🚨Official: André Gomes joins Lille on loan deal from Everton.

OFFICIAL: Fulham sign Carlos Vinicius from Benfica for £4.25m.

📝 DONE DEAL: Valladolid sign Kenedy from Chelsea, it’s finally completed.

🚨 NEW: Juventus confirm Liverpool have the option of making Arthur Melo’s loan move permanent next summer, for a fee of €37.5m.

📝DONE DEAL: James Garner is new Everton player on permanent deal from Manchester United.

The summer transfer window in FRANCE is now officially closed 🛑

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Aston Villa have signed Leander Dendoncker from Wolves for £13m.

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: AC Milan have signed Aster Vranckx on a season-long loan from Wolfsburg, with an option to buy for around €11m.

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Adam Ounas has signed for Lille on a two-year contract from Napoli. 🇩🇿

🚨 OFFICIAL! Leandro Paredes joins Juventus ! ⚪️⚫️

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: AC Milan have signed Sergiño Dest from Barcelona on a season-long loan, with an option to buy for €20m.

🚨Official statement and confirmed – Memphis Depay: “I have decided to stay at Barça! I’m fully committed to contribute to the club’s sporting success”.

OFFICIAL: Liverpool have signed Arthur Melo on a season-long loan ✍🏻🔴

📝 DONE DEAL: Sam Edozie joins Southampton from Manchester City on permanent deal.

🚨Nottingham Forest have agreed on deal to sign Serge Aurier as free agent — it depends on visa and then work permit.

📝 DONE DEAL: Ainsley Maitland Niles joins Southampton on loan with buy option from Arsenal.

📝 DONE DEAL: Carlos Soler joins Paris Saint-Germain on permanent deal for €18m plus €3m add-ons.

🚨 BREAKING: Reports suggests that Bamba Dieng has had a change of heart on his way to Leeds United! Nice look like they’re in the driving seat

🚨Denis Zakaria to Chelsea, here we go! Total agreement reached with Juventus as revealed earlier. Loan deal agreed, personal terms also approved. Exclusive news confirmed. Medical ongoing in Italy.[Fabrizio Romano]

🚨Denis Zakaria wants Chelsea move and details of loan with buy option are being discussed with Juventus, as exclusively revealed earlier. Up to Juventus – Zakaria wants CFC and hopes the club can agree soon.

📝 DONE DEAL: Julian Draxler joins Benfica on loan from PSG.

🚨OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS : Martin Dubravka has joined Manchester United on a season-long loan with the option to make the transfer permanent.

🚨 The summer transfer window in Germany is now officially closed. 🛑🇩🇪

🚨𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Valencia have signed Ilaix Moriba on a season-long loan from RB Leipzig.

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Fulham have signed Willian on a free transfer. The Brazilian has joined on a one-year deal.

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: RB Leipzig have signed Abou Diallo from PSG on a season-long loan, with an option to buy for €25m.

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Fulham have signed Laywin Kurzawa from PSG on a season-long loan.

🚨 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Everton have signed Idrissa Gueye from PSG for around €10m. The midfielder returns to the club on a two-year contract.

🚨 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Everton have signed Idrissa Gueye from PSG for around €10m. The midfielder returns to the club on a two-year contract.

🚨 Aston Villa have agreed a deal with Southampton to sign Jan Bednarek on a season-long loan. Heading for his medical now. (Source: David Ornstein)

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Bournemouth have signed Jack Stephens on a season-long loan from Southampton.

🚨 OFFICIAL: Watford have terminated the contract of Danny Rose by mutual consent.

🚨 OFFICIAL: Barcelona have confirmed they have terminated the contract of Martin Braithwaite. (Source: FCBarcelona)

🚨Martin Braithwaite has just signed the contract termination with FC Barcelona. It’s over — so he’s now gonna sign three year deal with Espanyol.

🚨Hector Bellerín to Barcelona, here we go! Been told it’s all agreed, one year contract with NO option for further season. Bellerín will sign until June 2023 in the next hours. Medical scheduled, contract will be terminated by mutual consent with Arsenal.

🚨Bamba Dieng to Leeds, Dan James to Fulham: here we go! Both deals are almost done, set to be completed.▫️ Bamba Dieng will join Leeds from OM on €10m package bid;▫️ Dan James will join Fulham on loan from Leeds.

🚨Almería are set to sign Lázaro from Flamengo on permanent deal, €7m fee — plus 30% sell on clause as per @venecasagrande. Lázaro will sign a contract until June 2028.

🚨Willian has just signed the contract as new Fulham player. Done deal completed — follows Kurzawa and Bamba Dieng who’re joining the club.

🚨 Fulham are close to signing Carlos Vinicius from Benfica for a fee of £4.3m. (Source: SkySportsNews)

📝 DONE DEAL: Leicester City sign Wout Faes on a five-year contract from Reims!

🚨 Chelsea and Barcelona have now reached an agreement in principle for Pierre Aubameyang! €14m fee plus Marcos Alonso to Barça included — now finalizing details. Aubameyang is expected to fly to London in the upcoming hours, once details are resolved.

🚨Full agreement now sealed between Pierre Aubameyang, his camp and Chelsea on the contract: 2 year deal plus 1 option. It was almost agreed two weeks ago and now sealed. Chelsea and Barça are now working to get the deal done as soon as possible. Talks still ongoing.[via Fabrizio Romano]

🚨Leander Dendoncker to Aston Villa, done deal and here we go. £13m fee agreed, medical in the afternoon. First called by Sami Mokbel. Personal terms are now agreed too.

🚨Arsenal are prepared to reach an agreement with Douglas Luiz on personal terms. Douglas keen on the move, work in progress. Negotiations still ongoing between the clubs, not an easy one.

🚨Leeds are closing in on Bamba Dieng deal after Gakpo deal collapsed. It’s permanent transfer, not a loan — he is now set to agree personal terms and join Leeds. Dan James could leave before the end of the window, also Fulham are keen on signing him.

OFFICIAL: Josko Gvardiol extends his contract with RB Leipzig until June 2027 — as Chelsea €90m bid has been turned down yesterday. No time to complete the agreement. Talks for Gvardiol to Chelsea/2023 will continue in January. [via Fabrizio Romano]

📝 DONE DEAL: Southampton Football Club can confirm that Oriol Romeu has today completed a permanent transfer to Spanish side Girona.

🚨 BREAKING: Liverpool have a full agreement with Arthur Melo on salary and work is now in progress for a medical later today. The clubs are finalising the final details of the loan deal for the Brazilian midfielder. There is no buy option as things stand. [fabrizio romano]

Arthur accepted straight after the first call received by Liverpool yesterday night.

OFFICIAL: Manchester United have completed the signing of Brazilian winger Antony from Ajax. He has signed a contract until 2027, with the option of an additional year. ✍🏻🔴

📝 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐋 𝐃𝐎𝐍𝐄: Manchester City have signed Manuel Akanji from Dortmund for around €17.5m. Five-year contract.

🚨Papers: Chelsea transfer rumours
•Chelsea are set for a frantic £140m transfer deadline day as they try to seal deals for Barcelona’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Ajax’s Edson Alvarez and RB Leipzig’s Josko Gvardiol (Daily Telegraph).
•Chelsea had an offer of €15m (£13m) plus Marcos Alonso for Aubameyang rejected on Wednesday night but they swiftly returned with a new bid – also including Alonso – and talks progressed to the point of discussing the add-ons structure (The Guardian).
•Chelsea are lining up a late move to sign Porto striker Mehdi Taremi, the player who stunned them with a Puskas Award-nominated bicycle kick last year, according to reports in Portugal (The Sun).
•Arsenal and Chelsea are waiting in the wings for Douglas Luiz to make a call on his Aston Villa future, with the Midlands club still hoping he will sign a new contract (The Sun).
•Chelsea are in talks with AC Milan over a deadline day move for forward Rafael Leao after being told PSG were not ready to let Neymar leave despite his tensions with team-mate Kylian Mbappe (The Times).
•Chelsea’s hopes of adding Dinamo Moscow starlet Arsen Zakharyan to their youth ranks look set to be thwarted by continuing sanctions on the Russian economy (Evening Standard).
•Chelsea have made an approach for PSV midfielder Ibrahim Sangare (Daily Mail).
•Billy Gilmour has been told he is no longer part of Thomas Tuchel’s plans at Chelsea bringing a move to Brighton closer and closer (Daily Telegraph).

🚨Celtic are now set to sign Danish midfielder Oliver Abildgaard. Deal in place, agreement has been reached now waiting to sign contracts.

🚨 Blackburn have rejected Fulham’s latest bid for Ben Brereton Diaz. The Premier League club are expected to improve their offer today. (Source: Sky Sports)

🚨 No move for Memphis Depay today. He has decided to remain at Barcelona for the last year of his contract. (Source: SPORT)

🚨 Nottingham Forest have reached an agreement with Stade Rennais for the loan with an option to buy of Loïc Badé! (🗞 Foot Mercato)

📝 DONE DEAL: Ajax sign Sevilla’s Ocampos as Antony replacement

Here’s your first of many done deals today: Ajax have signed Sevilla’s Lucas Ocampos on a season-long loan with an option to buy.

The Dutch champions will have the option to make the move permanent for the Argentina winger, who replaces Manchester United’s new £86m signing, Antony.

🚨Chelsea on verge of agreeing Auba deal
Chelsea are on the verge of agreeing a deal with Barcelona for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to The Times.
The deal will include Blues left wing-back Marcos Alonso moving to the Nou Camp.
Chelsea have agreed a two-year deal with Aubameyang, plus the option of an additional 12 months.

🚨Ten Hag happy with Man Utd transfer window Leicester v Manchester United
Back-up goalkeeper Martin Dubravka is joining from Newcastle and winger Antony is coming from Ajax.
The £81.3m fee for the Brazilian will make him the fourth most expensive signing in Premier League history and takes United’s overall spending beyond £200m.
They didn’t get Frenkie de Jong and there is still uncertainty over Cristiano Ronaldo but manager Erik ten Hag seems quite happy.

“As a manager you always want more,” he said.
“What I demand from my players, I have to show myself as well.
“You always want to maximise but at a certain point you also have to be satisfied with what is there.
“Now we have that opportunity to choose and I’m lucky that we have that situation. We created that situation so well done, I would say.”

🚨Which players could be on the move?
This Deadline Day is shaping up to be as dramatic as ever, but which players could be on the move?
It promises to be a busy day at Stamford Bridge, where Chelsea will be hoping to finally complete the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in a deal that would see Marcos Alonso move to Barcelona.
The Blues are also in the market for a midfielder and have offered £43m for Ajax’s Edson Alvarez.
In north London, Mikel Arteta has teased Arsenal fans by suggesting a new midfielder could also be on the agenda for his side following a number of injuries.
Elsewhere, Steven Gerrard has admitted he is unsure if Douglas Luiz will remain at Aston Villa, while Southampton are preparing to increase their offer for PSV forward Cody Gakpo.

It’s Deadline Day… and it’s live!

It’s that time again – Deadline Day is here! Are you hoping your team holds onto its stars amid the vultures circling? Or are you hoping for a last-minute arrival to boost your club’s ailing start to the season?

Whatever it is, we’ll be bringing you all the news and gossip from around the leagues ahead of the window closing at 5pm in Germany, 7pm in Italy, 11pm in England and Spain, and midnight in Scotland.

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