Transfer news LIVE: Chelsea continue to chase £20m deal for Rennes goalkeeper Edouard Mendy while Aston Villa turn their attention to Bournemouth’s Joshua King after losing out on Callum Wilson
- Sportsmail provides all the latest updates as clubs look to get deals over the line
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After entering the ninth week of this summer’s transfer window, clubs from across Europe are still getting deals done as they look to bolster their squads ahead of the new campaign.
Clubs have until October 5 to wrap up their business but complications caused by the ongoing pandemic mean they’ll be keen to get their signings in sooner in time for pre-season training.
Lionel Messi’s transfer saga may have ended for now but there’s still plenty of loose ends that need tying up before next month’s deadline.
Here, Sportsmail’s SAM McEVOY provided live updates from Premier League and European clubs as they continued to negotiate and completed signings during the summer transfer window.
One of the big stories to happen overnight – James Rodriguez completes Everton switch
The Colombian put pen to paper on a two-year deal at Goodison Park after the Toffees paid Real Madrid £20million for his signature.
It will be the third time Rodriguez has played under boss Carlo Ancelotti.
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And we’re back with in what promises to be another exciting day in the transfer window!
The deals have been coming in thick and fast since the window opened up earlier this summer and more are expected to finalised as pre-season preparations kick on.
Newcastle finally announced themselves in the market yesterday having signed former Bournemouth team-mates Ryan Fraser and Callum Wilson, while Everton landed the huge signing of James Rodriguez from Real Madrid.
There’s still plenty more deals to be done as we creep towards that October 5 deadline. Stay with us for all of the latest and breaking transfer news as it happens.
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