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The gazette of the transfer window: Pepe in Arsenal, Real Madrid women in "galactic" mode and loops to 10 million euros
The now-ex-Lillian Nicolas Pà © pà © has knocked at the door of Arsenal, that's gone. DENIS CHARLET / AFP

It's signed (or almost)

Nicolas Pà © pà © finally chose a base. The Lille striker has signed up for the English club Arsenal for the next five seasons. Londoners are earning 80 million euros for the services of the 24-year-old Ivorian, also courted by the Italians in Naples. Lille, however, will not touch the entirety of the sum, because the SCO of Angers, where the Ivorian international has arrived in the summer of 2017 for 10 million euros. ™ euros, will recoup 15% of the added value. This transfer is a record for both the English club and the club nordiste.

Lille has also separated from Rafael Leao, who signed at AC Milan. With a transfer estimated around 30 million euros, the club still achieves a nice added value, because the Portuguese striker, born in 1999, was free of any contract in 2018. The LOSC has already found its replacement in the international Nigerian of Charleroi (Belgium) Victor Osimhen, 20 years, who has committed for five seasons with a transfer to 12 million euros.

PSG shields his midfield. After a first approach last winter, the player of Everton Idrissa Gueye has committed to the PSG for four years against a transfer indemnity of 32 million euros, excluding bonuses. The 29-year-old Senegalese will reinforce a midfielder already densified by the recruitment of Spaniard Ander Herrera. At ease in defense, he is also able to project forward, which makes him a good complement to Marco Verratti and Leandro Paredes.

Further south, the OM transfer window is still as flat as a road in Flanders. But after recruiting the Spanish central defender Alvaro Gonzalez, the Marseille club should finally record the arrival of the Argentine striker Boca Junior Dario Benedetto, announced for several weeks. The player should commit Saturday for four years, for an amount approaching 16 million euros. A bit much, some say, for a 29-year-old who has never been to Europe and has been wounded for three years.

Never a promoted in Spanish Liga will have made so much talk about him. That he benefits, since the club CD Tacon will disappear in a season, bought by Real Madrid and will take the prestigious name of the club merengue from 2020. Meanwhile, CD Tacon nâ € ™ finally ends up recruiting internationally and has serious ambitions. After the arrival of Swedish playmaker Kosovare Asllani, her compatriot Sofia Jakobsson who has just signed. The attacker, who was out of contract in Montpellier, had made an impression at the 2019 Women's World Cup, scoring in particular against Germany in the quarter-finals and during the week-end. Final victory against England. The French Aurà © lie Kaci (ex-OL, ex-PSG) and the Brazilian international Thaisa are also part of the recruits.

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It's not

"FC Porto have received a proposal from AS Monaco for the transfer of our player and captain Danilo. Yesterday again, FC Porto replied that the player Danilo was intransferable this season, which puts an end to speculation on this subject. AT"

This is the answer of FC Porto to AS Monaco. That is the merit of clarity. Until the next offer? Monaco had proposed 30 million euros to recruit the crowned player to Euro 2016 with Portugal, under contract with Porto until 2022.

It's heard

"I'm looking for a job. Who do I send my CV to? If someone has time to take a look at it, let them wave to me. AT"

It is with this sentence that the PSG Brazilian Dani Alves posted an ad on his Instagram account, Saturday, July 27. His message did not fall on deaf ears. It was said by several European clubs, but it is finally Sao Paulo FC who has recruited the right back of 36 years. He signed in Brazil for three years and will carry the number 10. He found Rai, former offensive midfielder of the PSG in the 1990s, became the club's sports director.

It's in China that it's happening (or not)

The gazette of the transfer window: Pepe in Arsenal, Real Madrid women in "galactic" mode and loops to 10 million euros
Bruno Genà © sio, May 24th in Nimes. PASCAL GUYOT / AFP

There was a time announced on the Newcastle side. His most ardent supporters thought his profile would fit with the Spanish league. But it is finally in China, for a six-month freelance, that the former coach of Lyon Bruno Genesio found a base. And more precisely in the Beijing Guoan club which evolves in Chinese Super League and which currently points to the third place of the classification. The mission of the former OL technician is clear: finally win the title in a championship, which will end in December. He is not the only coach to join China this week. The former Italian selector Roberto Donadoni has also signed a lease with Shenzen FC, which currently occupies the penultimate place in the championship.

But there are also players who will not go to China, where the transfer period is officially closed since July 31st. Wissam Ben Yedder, the French striker from SÃ © ville FC, refused an offer from Beijing Sinobo which offered him a net annual salary estimated at 12 million euros. At 28, Ben Yedder, who is coming out of the best season of his career (30 goals, all competitions), did not see himself still flowing peaceful days on the side of Beijing.

Another player saw the doors of the championship close, the Welsh Gareth Bale. Announced for the Jiangsu Suning, which offered him a three-season contract with an annual salary estimated at 20 million euros, the Welsh international winger is still a Real Madrid player. The entourage of the player and the management of the club merengue reject the fault of this aborted transfer. In conflict with the Spanish club and its coach, Zineine Zidane, Gareth Bale is still looking for a new challenge.

Who is it?

The gazette of the transfer window: Pepe in Arsenal, Real Madrid women in "galactic" mode and loops to 10 million euros
Bouclettes level Champions League. VALERY HACHE / AFP

Beautiful hair battle in perspective. Manchester United has just offered a 16-year-old pity: the French hope Hannibal Mejbri. The attacking midfielder will sign his first professional contract in England after a year spent in Monaco, a club with which the U16 international was in conflict. His transfer was negotiated for the tidy sum of 10 million euros. He will find other loops of very high level, worn by the well-named Tahith Chong who caused a sensation when the team bis bis Reds had eliminated the PSG in eighths final of the Champions League.

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