Transfer Talk LIVE! Havertz to Chelsea, Kim to Spurs, final Sancho bid

Welcome to the Evening Standard‘s rolling transfer news and rumours live blog.

Chelsea have already wrapped up some impressive deals, Manchester United and Man City – with Pep Guardiola’s side having have had their Champions League ban overturned – should also be busy this summer.

Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham are expected to have smaller budgets, but there could be some surprise deals in store in what will be a unique summer.

The revised dates of the summer window have been confirmed, and we’ll bring you all the latest transfer news and rumours…

Live Updates


Man United to make final Sancho offer

Manchester United will make a final take it or leave it offer of £80million to Borussia Dortmund for winger Jadon Sancho.

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Sancho is Man United’s No1 target this summer as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looks to bolster his attacking options to mount a serious title challenge next season.

But with Dortmund holding out for a deal in excess of £100m, the Daily Star reports that United are reluctant to go higher than £80m.


Chelsea agree Havertz contract

Chelsea have agreed personal terms with Kai Havertz, according to Sky Germany.

Wages and length of contract have been agreed between club and player, according to the latest report this evening with all other interested parties – including Manchester United – out of the race.

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A fee between Chelsea and Bayer Leverkusen is still to be agreed – with Chelsea’s current offer said to currently stand at €80m with additional bonuses. 


Welcome back to the Evening Standard’s rolling coverage of this summer’s transfer news and rumours!

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