Transfer deadline day: EPL clubs see plenty of action, Manchester United sign Radamel Falcao

Zee Media Bureau/Dattaraj Thaly, Rajdeep Saha: Catch all the market activities of EPL and other leagues with the transfer deadline day updates. Live!

Transfer deadline day: EPL clubs see plenty of action, Manchester United sign Radamel Falcao

01:00 IST: Man United confirm Daley Blind signing.


12:40 IST: Sunderland confirm the signing of Ricardo Alvarez from Inter.


12:33 IST: Over £800million has been spent by Premier League clubs so far in the summer transfer window.

12:19 IST: BREAKING: Ajax confirm sale of Daley Blind to Manchester United.

12:11 IST: Meanwhile, reports say that Arsenal have denied that Danny Welbeck has undergone a medical.

12:10 IST: Sunderland sign midfielder Ricardo Alvarez on season-long loan from Inter Milan.

11:44 IST: Former Manchester United forward, Michael Owen, says he can't believe the club haven't signed a world class central defender. 

11:40 IST: Done Deal - Hull City sign midfielder Mohamed Diame from West Ham United. 


11:30 IST: Reports say that a deal has been struck between West Ham United and Hull City for midfielder Mohamed Diame. Also there is still a lot of work to do for QPR in landing Fabio Borini. Meanwhile, Leicester City are in advanced talks with Jermain Defoe over a move from FC Toronto.

11:00 IST: Done Deal - Defender Sebastian Coates has joined Sunderland on a season-long loan from Liverpool.


10:55 IST: Reports suggest that Manchester United's Danny Welbeck, is having a medical at Arsenal.

10:33 IST: Less than five hours to go for the transfer deadline.

10:30 IST: Reports suggest that Manchester City and Valencia are having talks over a deal for striker Alvaro Negredo. It could be a loan deal with an option for a permanent move.

10:25 IST: Will Arsenal sign a striker? So far it looks like Arsene Wenger is happy with Yaya Sanogo and Lukas Podolski to fill up the striking role in the absence of Olivier Giroud. Or will Danny Welbeck make a late swoop on loan? Is he the answer to Arsenal? 

10:22 IST: AFC Bournemouth complete the signing of Norwich City midfielder Andrew Surman on a three-year-deal.

10:15 IST: Championship side, Fulham midfielder Alex Kacaniklic will join FC Copenhagen on loan until the new year.

10:10 IST: Tottenham's Kyle Walker wishes Lewis Holtby all the best for his move to German side Hamburg.

21:55 IST: Done Deal - Tottenham have completed the transfer of Benjamin Stambouli from Montpellier.

21:45 IST: Done Deal - Hamburger SV have announced the signing of Tottenham's, Lewis Holtby. The Spurs man had played for Fulham on loan in the EPL last season and is also a former Schalke 04 player.

21: 42 IST: Meanwhile, there is some news that Tottenham's, Lewis Holtby has passed his medical and has joined Bundesliga side, Hamburg. More to follow...

21:39 IST: BREAKING: Jose Canas joins Espanyol from Swansea on free transfer.

21:33 IST: AC Milan has finalised Marco van Ginkel's loan move from Chelsea. The Dutchman becomes the second Blues player to sign for AC Milan on loan.

21:25 IST: News are on that former Tottenham striker, Jermain Defoe could be making a sudden move to Leicester City. 

21:11 IST: Oussama Assaidi set to complete his loan move back to Stoke City from Liverpool.

21:00 IST: Javier Hernandez looks delighted. Real Madrid's latest "Galactico" is greeted by club President, Florentino Perez.

20:30 IST: Uruguay Abel Hernandez has arrived for a club record undisclosed fee, signing a three-year deal with Hull City with an option of a fourth year.

20:28 IST: Even Hull City have managed to sign a striker before Arsenal.

20:26 IST: Fabio Borini deal - The QPR bid accepted by Liverpool for the player is in the region of £13m with add ons.

20:22 IST: Liverpool have accepted QPR's bid for striker Fabio Borini. More to follow...

20:18 IST: Chelsea's Nathaniel Chalobah signs for Burnley on a season-long loan.

20:15 IST: With just around seven hours left before the transfer window is slammed shut, we expect the business to pick up and of course for "panic buys" to take place. Player agents are working in overdrive.

20:12 IST: QPR look set to sign Sandro from Tottenham. The deal should go through after the player takes his medical and agrees to personal terms.

19:58 IST: QPR's Joey Barton has some transfer gossip straight from the training ground...

19:36 IST: It appears as though Scott Sinclair is on his way out of Manchester City with a move to Stoke City. If the deal goes through, he could be the third English player leaving the Etihad this summer after Micah Richards (Fiorentina) and Jack Rodwell (Sunderland).

18:58 IST: Wigan complete the signing of Brentford's Adam Forshaw on a four-year deal.

18:54 IST: CONFIRMED - Defender Modibo Diakite has left Sunderland by mutual consent.

18:37 IST: CONFIRMED - Southampton have terminated the loan contract of Saphir Taider, who will now return back to Inter Milan. The 22-year-old had joined the Saints on August 6 and will now head back to Italy after just three weeks.

18:26 IST: The "Little Pea" looks chuffed...

18:21 IST: Javier Hernandez heads to Real Madrid for his loan spell with a record of 59 goals in 154 appearances since his arrival at Old Trafford.

18:12 IST: Danny Welbeck is on the verge of his Manchester United exit. His next likely destination is said to be either Arsenal or Tottenham Hotspur on a loan deal.

17:56 IST: Hull City have reached an agreement with West Ham for midfielder Mohamed Diame.

17:47 IST: DONE DEAL - Javier Hernandez joins Real Madrid on a season-long loan from Manchester United. The Los Blancos having an option to buy the striker at the end of the loan period.

17:40 IST: Southampton are looking to secure a deal for Toby Alderweireld from Atletico Madrid. He was one of the most important players for Belgium in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

17:30 IST: Spurs have made an offer to Southampton of £14m plus Andros Townsend for Jay Rodriguez.

17:23 IST: Bit of banter from Manchester United legend Gary Neville...

17:13 IST: The chances of new players arriving at Arsenal appear bleak. There could be a couple of exits though. Gunners' fans won't like that!

17:04 IST: Transfer news and speculation is coming in thick and fast. We are sifting through all the content to dispense the most accurate news to our readers. Transfer window shuts at IST 3:30 AM on September 2.

16:48 IST: Toronto FC striker and England international Jermain Defoe has been offered to Arsenal as part of a loan deal. The Gunners are very thin in attacking department with Olivier Giroud out until the New Year with a broken tibia.

16:37 IST: Since 2011, Radamel Falcao has a better minutes-to-goal ratio (league) as compared to any other Manchester United striker. He averages a goal every 117 minutes. While, Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie have scored after every 133 and 120 minutes respectively.

16:33 IST: Another team that could be in business before the transfer window shuts is Queen's Park Rangers. Apparently they are looking to a complete move for Sandro and Aaron Lennon from Tottenham.

16:25 IST: Liverpool's Daniel Agger has officially completed his £3m move to Danish club Brondby. Agger's eight-year stay at Anfield comes to an end. He was Liverpool's longest serving player (from current squad) after captain Steven Gerrard.


16:20 IST: Meanwhile, Luis Suarez is back at Liverpool...

16:16 IST: It appears as though Louis van Gaal is not done just yet. United may be making a late push for a center-back as well.

16:05 IST: Everton's Shane Duffy has joined Blackburn Rovers, while Burnley have completed the transfer of George Boyd from Hull City.

15:60 IST: As per financial audit firm Deloitte, Premier League clubs have already spent a whopping £745m and we still have 11 hours before the transfer window is shut.

15:50 IST: More details on the Falcao transfer - Manchester United will have to pay £6m as loan fee, plus the wages of the Colombian, which are expected to be substantial.

15:40 IST: Louis van Gaal has assembled some team at Old Trafford now - Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie, Juan Mata, Angel di Maria and Radamel Falcao. Talk about rebuilding!

14:60 IST: There are conflicting reports over the loan fee agreed between AS Monaco and Manchester United for Radamel Falcao. The two figures floating around are £9m and £20m.

14:50 IST: Manchester United will have to pay a loan fee of £9m for Radamel Falcao. They also have an option for a permanent move after the season is complete. However, the exact amount of the loan fee is yet to be confirmed.

14:40 IST: Javier Hernandez is at the Santiago Bernabeu for a medical ahead of his move to Real Madrid.

CONFIRMED: Manchester United agree loan deal for AS Monaco's Radamel Falcao subject to medical and personal terms.

We have more on Radamel Falcao's shock move to Manchester United.

This transfer deadline day has taken the most unexpected turn. Still awaiting confirmation and more solid news regarding Falcao to United. But this is BIG!

Strong reports led by AS in Spain now emerging out stating Radamel Falcao has signed for Manchester United for an eye bulging €65m. WOW!

Juan Mata's tweet from his official account suggests Daley Blind's move to Manchester United is officially complete.

Marco Van Ginkel completes his medical ahead of a loan move from Chelsea to AC Milan.
RT @acmilan: Here's Marco Van Ginkel during the medical examination earlier this morning #weareacmilan

DONE DEAL: Norwich City sign Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe from Club Brugge.

Manchester City's Micah Richards is off to Serie A side Fiorentina.

Newcastle United have joined the race to sign Jermain Defoe. They will have to fight with Harry Redknapp's QPR for his signature.

Arsene Wenger is interested in signing a defender before the window closes. Two players being linked to the Gunners are Matija Nastasic and Ron Vlaar.

After Loic Remy's exit from Queen's Park Rangers, they seem to have zeroed in on Jermain Defoe as his replacement.

Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are in for Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic.

Some exits are expected from Old Trafford today. Tom Cleverley and Danny Welbeck included. Everton and Aston Villa might be interested in signing Cleverley, while Tottenham Hotspur look favorites to land Welbeck at White Hart Lane.

Real Madrid are linked to a move for Manchester United's Mexican striker Javier Hernandez.

It is being widely speculated that Radamel Falcao could be headed to the Premier League - Arsenal, Manchester United and Manchester City are all interested in signing the Colombian superstar.

The British summer transfer windows closes at 23: 00 BST on September 1. Some of the biggest transfers in British football history have taken place on this final day and sometimes in the final minutes. The big news on this deadline day could be the departure of Radamel Falcao from AS Moncao. But where is the Colombian headed?

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