Transfer News Today: Arsenal In For Spain Star


Mere forum chatter:

Big-spending QPR are said to be in negotiations with Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar. The Inter Milan stopper is regarded as one of the world’s best, but Rangers have already signed Rob Green this summer.

Tabloid speculation:

Fulham are rumoured to be in for £7million ex Arsenal forward Eduardo. But the Croatian international has admitted he has no knowledge of the approach.  

Contact made:

Arsenal are set to bolster their attacking ranks further with the capture of Sevilla star Jesus Navas. The Spanish World Cup winner could be available for in the region of £20million. 

Bid Tabled:

Striker-sparse Spurs have finally tabled a bid for long term target Leandro Damiao, the Brazilian hitman who is valued at £20million by his club Internacional.

Medical and terms:

Steven Fletcher is dotting the I’s and crossing the T’s on a transfer from Championship Wolves to Premier League Sunderland. The £12million deal will make him the striker Scotland’s most expensive ever footballer.

Signed, sealed, delivered:

Spurs have finally completed the £5million capture of Man City exile Emmanuel Adebayor, who spent much of last season on loan at White Hart Lane.