Transfer Blog: Chelsea Agree Terms With Koulibaly + Raphinha Nears Barcelona Move

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08:10, 13 Jul 2022
Last Updated: 15:35, 13 Jul 2022

Good morning football fans, 

Another day of transfer news, speculation and mind-blowing rumours is upon us. We'll also be keeping tabs on the pre-season games that are underway following on from Manchester United's emphatic 4-0 win over Liverpool in Bangkok yesterday. Could today see Raheem Sterling finally complete his switch to Chelsea? Could Koulibaly be heading to Stamford Bridge? Are Newcastle actually going to sign a striker? Stick with us to find out. 

Updates
5 weeks ago
Mesut Ozil joins Istanbul Basaksehir

Mesut Ozil has joined Istanbul Basaksehir, this comes after his contract was terminated by Fenerbahce.

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5 weeks ago
The referees who gave out the most red cards
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5 weeks ago
Shane Long joins Reading

Shane Long returns to Reading after 11 years.

5 weeks ago
Manchester United top the attendance charts!
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5 weeks ago
Fabrizio Romano has no answers

"Where does Barcelona get the funds to sign Raphinha?"

Fabrizio Romano: "I'll be honest, I don't know. People in football don't know, the players' agents don't know. No one knows how they can handle it."

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5 weeks ago
Ciaran Clark signs for Sheffield United

He leaves Newcastle on a season long loan to the Yorkshire side. 

5 weeks ago
Raheem Sterling's departure letter
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5 weeks ago
Celtic in talks to sign PSG midfielder

Celtic are in talks with PSG to sign 19-year-old midfielder Edouard Michut.

5 weeks ago
Hibernian get seven figure sum for young star

They've reportedly got a figure of £3 million + a large sell on fee. 

5 weeks ago
Raphinha to fly to Spain today

Raphinha will fly to Spain today ahead of his Barcelona medical. He is set to join the Spanish giants on a five-year deal for a fee of around £50m.

5 weeks ago
Juan Mata to Leeds?

Leeds are in talks to sing Juan Mata on a free transfer. 

Leeds chief Victor Orta 'in talks to sign Juan Mata' on free transfer after Man Utd exit
Leeds chief Victor Orta 'in talks to sign Juan Mata' on free transfer after Man Utd exit
5 weeks ago
FC Barcelona renew Ousmane Dembele
5 weeks ago
Newcastle United lead the way

Toon army comes out on top of our latest fan poll!

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5 weeks ago
Sterling and Broja join Chelsea on pre-season tour

Armando Broja and Raheem Sterling have taken a private jet to join the Chelsea team in the States. 

Broja & Sterling join Chelsea in USA as transfer overhaul continues
Broja & Sterling join Chelsea in USA as transfer overhaul continues
5 weeks ago
Real are open to offers for Eden Hazard

Carlo Ancelotti has said Real Madrid are open to offers for Eden Hazard. 

5 weeks ago
Newcastle United chasing Isak

This would be a massive signing for Eddie Howe and he's certainly a better forward than Chris Wood (Sorry Chris).

5 weeks ago
Lisandro Martinez to MUFC? It'll happen eventually
5 weeks ago
Raphinha close to dream move to FC Barcelona

How they do it nobody knows but Barcelona are set to complete the signing of the Leeds winger for around €60m. 

5 weeks ago
Cristiano Ronaldo rejected by PSG

A strike force of Neymar, Mbappe, Messi and Ronaldo would be sensational... for about 3 games a season. Also just imagine the defensive workrate...

5 weeks ago
Koulibaly deal "close"

Chelsea need defensive reinforcements and this would be a perfect addition for Tuchel's side. 

Chelsea close to agreement for Koulibaly
Chelsea close to agreement for Koulibaly
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