LIVE - DONE DEAL! All the official news of August 4th: Danny Ings joins Aston Villa
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19.50 CEST - Danny Ings is moving from Southampton FC to league competitor Aston Villa with immediate effect. The 29-year-old center forward signs a three-year contract with his new club. Both clubs do not provide any information about the transfer fee.
According to reports from England, the equivalent of 35 million euros will flow.
Last season Ings scored twelve goals in 29 league games for the Saints, who are coached by former Bundesliga coach Ralph Hasenhüttl. The Englishman has already played a total of 140 Premier League games. He went on the hunt for goals for Burnley FC, Liverpool FC, and Southampton.
19.45 CEST - Ricardo Mangas arrives at Bordeaux on a one-year loan deal with option to buy.
14.55 CEST - After the last season with no Bundesliga appearances, Jeffrey Bruma was released from Wolfburg and has now found a new home in Turkey. Kasimpasa announced this morning the arrival of the defender born in 1991, former Dutch international, who has signed a two-year contract with an option for the third year.
14.40 CEST - Brest announces the purchase of Marco Bizot. The Dutch goalkeeper leaves AZ Alkmaar and signs a three-year contract with the Breton club. The 30 years old, Bizot boasts a presence with the oranje national team.
14.33 CEST - Ten goals in eighteen appearances at Bursaspor last year, at just 18, Ali Akman is regarded as one of the most exciting talents in Turkish football. Purchased on a free transfer last February from Eintracht Frankfurt, the 2002-class center forward goes on loan to NEC Nijmegen for a further step of growth in the Eredivisie.
12.50 CEST - Reinforcement for Schalke 04, who fell this year in the 2.Bundesliga. Rodrigo Zalazar, 21-year-old midfielder, joins Knappen on loan from Eintracht Frankfurt. Last season the Uruguayan played on loan at St. Pauli, scoring 6 goals in 34 games.
Rodrigo #Zalazar joins Schalke on loan from @eintracht_eng for the 2021/22 season! ️— FC Schalke 04 (@s04_en) August 4, 2021
We also have an option to sign him permanently on a deal until 2025/26, regardless of which league we are in. ✍️
Welcome, @RodriZalazar8! #S04
12.38 CEST - The foreign adventure of the former Ascoli and Parma striker continues - with experiences also in Novara and Spezia - Alessio Da Cruz: the '97 born striker, in fact, is a new player of the Mexicans of Santos Laguna.
12.28 CEST -New career for Vedad Ibisevic. He will be the coach of Hertha Berlin forwards. It is a return to the club that has seen him as a player for five seasons. 36-year-old Ibisevic ended his football career last season, prematurely terminating his contract with Schalke 04.
Vedo ist zurück! 😍 Unser Trainerteam um @paldardai bekommt ab sofort prominente Unterstützung: Vedad #Ibišević kehrt als Offensivtrainer nach #Berlin zurück! ️— Hertha BSC (@HerthaBSC) August 4, 2021
"Ich fühle mich als Herthaner": https://t.co/3EK0Wq5Jm7 #GemeinsamHertha #HaHoHe pic.twitter.com/b5RGySSonT
11.32 CEST - Through their official channels, AS Monaco announced the signing of Dutch striker Myron Boadu from AZ Alkmaar. The 20-year-old Dutch Under-21 international scored 15 goals in the Eredivisie last season. Agreement until 2026.
11.30 CEST - Louis Van Gaal is named the Netherlands National team manager for a third time in his career. His contract will expire in 2022 after the World Cup
9.30 CEST - Parting ways with Bayer Leverkusen after four seasons and a half, Jamaican international winger Leon Bailey has officially joined Aston Villa.
Turning 24 on August 9, former German club powerhouse, on his first Premier League tenure ever, agreed on a 4-year deal with Birmingham-based club.
9.08 CEST - Serie A side Torino announced having signed Belgian U19 international striker Thibo Baeten, joining in from Dutch club NEC Nijmegen, including an option to buy.
The 2002-born hitman, who turned 19 on June 7, has so far scored seven goals in official pro games, across 25 caps overall.
🤝 | UFFICIALE— Torino Football Club (@TorinoFC_1906) August 3, 2021
Il Torino Football Club comunica di aver acquisito dal @necnijmegen, a titolo temporaneo con opzione per il trasferimento definitivo, il diritto alle prestazioni sportive del giocatore Thibo Roger Baeten (classe 2002)#SFT pic.twitter.com/rEGYjIs0ep
8.34 CEST - Girondins de Bordeaux announced having signed 23-year old Ghanaian international left-back Gideon Mensah, on a season-long loan spell, including an option to buy for French club.
Former Vitoria Guimaraes and Zulte Waregem player is still on a parent-club deal with Red Bull Salzburg until May 2024.
6.47 CEST -
With an official statement on their social pages, Penarol announced the purchase of left-back Juan Ramos from Spezia.
Uruguayan class of '96, Ramos had arrived at Spezia in 2019 from Parma and during last season he had put together six appearances in Serie A. The left-back signed a two-year deal, as announced by the Uruguayan club.