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Live Reporting

Lorraine McKenna

All times stated are UK

  1. Goodbye

    And that's where we'll wrap up the transfer live today.

    Thanks so much for your company, folks. No doubt we'll do it all again tomorrow.

    Here are a few stories to keep you entertained for the rest of the day, and don't forget to stay across the BBC Sport website for any updates on Gabriel Jesus to Arsenal and Manchester United's pursuit of Frenkie de Jong.

    Bye for now.

    Gabriel Jesus having medical at Arsenal before £45m move

    Manchester United nearing agreement on £56m deal for Barcelona's Frenkie De Jong

    Newcastle reveal green and white third kit with Saudi Arabia resemblance

    The youngsters hoping for big Premier League seasons

  2. Post update

    Right, any last deals to be done before we sign off? Fabrizio Romano, anything you want to say?

    Doesn't look like it. Michail Antonio, you can be the last entry.

    View more on twitter
  3. Why Ten Hag wants De Jong reunion at Man Utd

    Frenki de Jong and Erik ten Hag

    A talented young Dutchman strutting his stuff at the Nou Camp? Frenkie de Jong and Barcelona should have been the perfect fit, but now it seems if the midfielder is to deliver on his potential then Old Trafford will be the destination.

    How will Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag use De Jong? And is this a statement signing for United?

    Read Alex Bysouth's full story

  4. 'Magic man on the mend'

    Great to see Brighton's Jakub Moder in good spirits as the midfielder continues his recovery from an anterior cruciate ligament injury he suffered against Norwich in April.

    View more on twitter
  5. Will Haaland deliver for City?

    At 12:50, I asked if you thought there was a chance Erling Haaland might not deliver in the Premier League for Manchester City next season, after Martin in the 12:40 entry brought up the question of City offloading Gabriel Jesus and Raheem Sterling and the Norway striker getting injured or misfiring.

    The results are in. It was close. Drum roll please...

    608 of you thought City's £51.2m signing might struggle a little, while 557 were in the 'he'll be an instant hit' camp.

    Thumbs
  6. Post update

    Over in the French press, however, and L'Equipe says Dembele is set to make a final decision between joining Chelsea or staying at Barcelona.

    The translation from French to English for the L'Equipe article reads like this: "Ousmane Dembele is a heart to take this summer and two clubs seem to have his favors" Barcelona, where he reached the end of his contract, and, Chelsea, whose new owner dreams of signing a first big shot with the French international."

    Magnifique.

  7. Barca won't improve Dembele contract offer

    Ousmane Dembele

    Let's dip a toe into the Spanish media now.

    According to Marca, Barcelona will not improve their offer to France forward Ousmane Dembele, whose contract with the La Liga side ends on 30 June. The 25-year-old also has offers from Bayern Munich, Chelsea and PSG.

  8. Fulham looking to wrap up Solomon and Palhinha

    Fulham fans - do you fancy a bit of transfer news as you limber up for your Premier League return?

    As per the Daily Mail, the club are confident of wrapping up deals for Shakhtar Donetsk and Israel winger Manor Solomon, 22, for £7m and Sporting Lisbon and Portugal midfielder Joao Palhinha, 26, for £20m.

  9. 'Excited to share out vision for Villa Park' - Purslow

    Bit more on that Villa Park story.

    The four-week pre-planning phase is designed to enable local residents and businesses to complete a survey and have their say on the plans.

    Villa chief executive Christian Purslow said: "We are excited to share our vision for Villa Park to become a world class sporting venue and thriving community destination.

    "The redevelopment of the stadium is vital to the club to satisfy growing demand. By elevating the hospitality offering at Villa Park, we want to enhance the matchday experience and create a year-round entertainment venue to benefit both the community and our fans."

  10. Aston Villa launch plans to increase capacity of Villa Park

    Villa Park

    Aston Villa have unveiled plans to increase the capacity of their Villa Park ground to over 50,000.

    The club also plan to develop the area around the stadium in Birmingham, which was opened in 1897 and currently holds 42,682.

    A pre-application planning consultation on the plans has started which include building a new North Stand and improving the Trinity Road Stand.

    Villa hope work on the improvements will begin next year.

  11. Get Involved

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, standard message rates apply)

    SMS Message: Must admit, I'm not a fan of our (Newcastle) new third kit. Even the players photographed don't look too happy. Could be the first bad decision by new regime. from Ken in Newcastle
    Ken in Newcastle
  12. Bergwijn as part of the Richarlison deal?

    Steven Bergwijn

    Fresh take on the Richarlison to Tottenham story just landed, courtesy of the Telegraph.

    The publication's chief football writer Sam Wallace reports Spurs are offering Dutch winger Steven Bergwijn as a key part of the proposed deal with Everton for the 25-year-old Brazil international, with an additional balance of around £20m to the Merseyside club.

  13. 'Delighted to have extended my stay' - Iqbal

    Zidane Iqbal has signed a new long-term contract with the Manchester United.

    The 19-year-old midfielder made history in December 2021 by becoming the first British South Asian footballer to play for United at senior level.

    The deal will keep Iqbal at Old Trafford until at least June 2025, with the option to extend for a further year.

    View more on twitter
  14. Lingard and West Ham 'fantastic fit' - Kelly

    BBC Sounds

    Former Premier League defender Stephen Kelly can't imagine Jesse Lingard wanting to sign for anyone other than West Ham when he becomes a free agent on 1 July.

    Kelly told BBC Radio 5 Live's Football Daily: "I think everybody was in awe of what he did when he went down there and it seemed like such a fantastic fit for Lingard and West Ham.

    "Regardless of what’s on offer, I couldn’t imagine him not wanting to go there.

    "Even if he had better options, he would have felt this might be the way for me to get back enjoying football and playing at a level that pushes me. He keeps pushing for the England squad and if he goes back and does that again he would absolutely be warranted a position in there again."

    Hear more from 26'00 on BBC Sounds

  15. West Ham make Lingard an offer to return

    Jesse Lingard celebrates with Declan Rice at West Ham

    While Areola beds back in at West Ham, Jesse Lingard has some thinking to do.

    The Hammers have made an offer made the 29-year-old an offer and now hope to convince the England international to return to the London Stadium.

    Lingard becomes a free agent on 1 July when his Manchester United contract expires.

    He had a successful time on loan with the club at the end of the 2020-21 season and scored nine goals in 16 Premier League starts.

  16. 'Vibe of last season was great' - Areola

    Areola made 18 appearances for the Hammers in 2021-22 in four different competitions - the Premier League, Europa League, FA Cup and Carabao Cup.

    "The vibe of last season was great so I just wanted to do everything to stay here," he said.

    "I feel comfortable, I feel like when I'm signing in a club, I want to feel that it's like my second family."

  17. Hammers sign keeper Areola

    Alphonse Areola

    West Ham have signed France keeper Alphonse Areola permanently from Paris St-Germain.

    Areola, 29, has signed a five-year contract after spending last season on loan with an option to buy.

    He is West Ham's second signing of the summer after the arrival of Morocco defender Nayef Aguerd from Rennes.

    West Ham, who signed Aguerd for £30m, have not revealed a transfer fee for Areola, but it has been widely reported to be around £10.5m.

  18. Post update

    News from West Ham now. One player confirmed, another player with an offer to mull over...

  19. Post update

    Good point, Martin (Get Involved 12:40 entry)

    If I could borrow all your thumbs for just a moment, do you think there is even a chance Erling Haaland might not deliver in the Premier League?

    Probably a daft question but hey, it's Tuesday.

    Left thumb for 'yes, I think Haaland might struggle a little'

    Or right thumb for 'No way, he's going to an instant hit for City'