Premier League Transfers: Transfers ‘Big 6’ PL teams could pull off with 1 week left till transfer deadline day- With just one week left in the ongoing summer transfer window, all Premier League clubs rush to complete their transfers. Many clubs still evaluating their squad requirements and looking to sign or players. Let’s have a look at deals the top Premier League sides could get done before the deadline on August 31.
Premier League Transfers: Manchester City
The reigning Premier League champions have been looking for an out-and-out striker following the departure of Sergio Aguero. Pep Guardiola openly admitted his desire to sign Spurs star Harry Kane, but Tottenham did not budge. City failed to agree upon a deal with Spurs which lead to Kane committing himself to the London outfit and announcing his decision to stay with Spurs this summer.
It was incredible to see the reception from the Spurs fans on Sunday and to read some of the messages of support I’ve had in the last few weeks. 👏⚽
— Harry Kane (@HKane) August 25, 2021
Man City manager Pep Guardiola has opted to play a false 9 in the last few matches expressing his lack of faith in Gabriel Jesus to lead the attack. With the Cityzens missing out on Harry Kane, they could look to retain their interest and take up the offer to sign Cristiano Ronaldo. They are reported to offer the 36-year old a two-year deal but have refrained from paying any transfer fee to Juventus.
In addition, Man City is also rumored to be in the market for a left-back this summer. However, it seems like there will be no further signing for Pep Guardiola with Jack Grealish being the only big-money acquisition this summer.
Premier League Transfers: Chelsea FC
The Blues have gone on to bolster their squad after roping in Romelu Lukaku by splurging £97m on the Inter Milan star. Despite boasting one of the best defensive records in the Champions League last season, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel is keen on solidifying his backline.
After the signing on Lukaku, the London outfit is now focused on bringing in Sevilla star Jules Kounde to the club. The French defender is also said to have agreed on personal terms with Chelsea as they look to finalize a £42.7m deal. The Blues are also linked to look for a midfielder in the market with Aurelien Tchouameni and Saul Niguez being two names rumored to join Chelsea in the summer.
Potential Chelsea transfers: Jules Kounde, Aurelien Tchouameni, Saul Niguez
Premier League Transfers: Liverpool
The Reds have focused on keeping hold of their key players rather than spending money in the transfer market. Jurgen Klopp’s side saw the likes of Fabinho, Alisson, Virgil van Dijk, Trent Alexander-Arnold, and Andy Robertson sign a new contract and extend their stay with the Merseyside outfit.
Speaking about their moves in the transfer market, Liverpool has acquired Ibrahim Konate from RB Leipzig this summer. Apart from him, the Reds have a relatively full squad with Jurgen Klopp keen on looking for his secondary goalkeeping options. However, Liverpool is not expected to move ahead with any deals right now and look to spend some money in the market next year.
Potential Liverpool transfers- Mikkel Damsgaard, David Marshall
Premier League Transfers: Manchester United
The Red Devils are still looking to sign players to their team after adding Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane to the squad for the upcoming season. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side is rumored to prioritize the central midfield position in the window. They are linked with Rennes star Eduardo Camavinga with Saul Niguez also said to be on the clubs’ radar. Man United is also looking for a backup option to Aaron Wan Bissaka and could make a move for Kieran Trippier.
Potential Manchester United transfers: Saul Niguez, Kieran Trippier, Eduardo Camavinga
Premier League Transfers: Arsenal
The Gunners have roped in the likes of Ben White, Albert Sambi Lokonga, Aaron Ramsdale, Nuno Tavares, and Martin Odegaard this summer. Despite being the biggest spenders in Premier League, Arsenal has failed to perform under Mikel Arteta suffering back-to-back losses in the domestic league.
They are still looking to add more firepower to the team’s attack with the London outfit rumored to sign a striker this season. With the future of Hector Bellerin also under the clouds of uncertainty, Arsenal is also in the transfer market look at reinforcements at the back.
Potential Arsenal Transfers: Andrea Belotti, Kieran Trippier, Lautaro Martinez
Spurs have managed to keep hold of Harry Kane’ despite the Spurs skipper wanting to leave the North London outfit for Manchester City this summer. The English international is now committed to Tottenham with the club also looking to sign new players in order to compete for trophies under new head coach Nuno Espirito Santo.
The London outfit is looking to buy players for various positions but is expected to focus on a winger and a midfielder
They are close to signing Pape Sarr from Metz for £15m with the 18-year-old set to head back on loan. Nuno Espirito Santo is rumored to reunite with Wolves winger Adama Traore with Fiorentina’s Dusan Vlahovic still a target for Spurs.
Potential Spurs Transfers: Dusan Vlahovic, Adama Traore, Khvicha Kvaratskhelia, Takehiro Tomiyasu, Domingos Duarte