PST’s top 10 players to watch as transfer window comes to a close
With the final week of the transfer window upon us, there are plenty of players said to be on the move.
‘According to reports’, ‘rumors suggest’ and ‘according to our sources’ are all terms you’ve become very familiar with over the past few months as transfer activity has ticked over throughout all of Europe’s big leagues. On Sept. 1 at midnight, UK time, the window slams shut until January 1.
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Between now and next Monday, agents, managers and chairman will be working long hours to try and make sure certain players get their transfers.
Here’s a list of 15 players who could be on the move in the next seven days. Make sure to visit ProSoccerTalk for all the latest transfer news as we crank up our coverage of
Versatile Dutch player who shone at the World Cup. Can play across midfield and defense.
Interested clubs: Manchester United, Barcelona Possible fee: $25 million
Nigel de Jong
Destructive Dutch DM who was key for Louis van Gaal at the World Cup. Red Devils chasing him hard.
Interested clubs: Manchester United Possible fee: $16 million
Hasn’t got much of a future at Old Trafford, as a host of PL clubs line up the England international forward.
Interested clubs: Everton, Hull City, Tottenham Possible fee: $25 million
Interested clubs: Liverpool, Real Madrid Possible fee: $35 million or loan deal
Saints don’t want to sell but French international wants a move. Great passer in the DM position.
Interested clubs: Arsenal, Totteham Possible fee: $30 million
Norwich winger, star for England’s U-21 side. Pacey and direct, both Stoke and Saints will look to sign Redmond this week.
Interested clubs: Southampton, Stoke City Possible fee: $15 million
This deal was held up last week after Fellaini suffered yet another injury. The towering Belgian midfielder would prefer to stay in the PL but a loan deal to Napoli could reignite his career.
Interested clubs: Tottenham, Napoli Possible fee: $25 million or on loan
U.S. international who could be on the move from Stoke. Getting interest in playing CM or CB in the PL or elsewhere in Europe.
Interested clubs: Hull, Swansea, West Brom, Sunderland Possible fee: $10 million
Swansea’s main striker scored 25 goals on his debut season at the Liberty Stadium. Big teams have been circling him all summer. Expect a late bid for Bony.
Interested clubs: Arsenal, Tottenham Possible fee: $28 million
Another Ivorian strike, Kalou has reinvented himself in Ligue 1 with Lille. Fancies a return to the PL. Pacey, direct and has experience in England.
Interested clubs: Arsenal, Everton, Sunderland Possible fee: $15 million