12:06 p.m .: Toulouse recruits the Greek Tsingaras
Greek PAOK Salonika midfielder Theocharis Tsingaras has signed up with Toulouse, the club announced on Thursday, without specifying whether it was a loan or a permanent transfer.
« I am very happy to be here, I dreamed of coming to Ligue 1, it’s a big step in my career, » he said in a statement from TFC. « I want to prove to myself that I can play in the first division here and help my team achieve their goals. »
The 22-year-old player, a former Greek international hopeful, played in the Europa League and the Europa League Conference with his training club, which he is leaving for the first time.
11:58 am: The Swiss Akanji arrives at Manchester City
Defender Manuel Akanji, 27, signed a five-year contract with Manchester City on Thursday from Dortmund, for an amount estimated by the press at around twenty million euros.
The Swiss international will find his former team-mate Erling Haaland at City. This is the 5th signing of the reigning English champion who also brought in English international midfielder Kalvin Phillips, German goalkeeper Stefan Ortega and Spanish defender Sergio Gomez, also passed by Dortmund at the start of his career. .
11:53 am: Antony formalized at Manchester United
Manchester United formalized on Thursday the arrival from Ajax Amsterdam of Brazilian winger Antony, who has signed up until 2027, plus an optional year. An agreement between the two clubs was announced on Wednesday for an amount of 100 million euros, including bonuses, making him the most expensive Eredivisie player in history.
The Brazilian will find coach Erik ten Hag who led him in the Netherlands at Old Trafford, as well as his ex-teammate, Argentine defender Lisandro Martinez, who also arrived in Manchester this summer.
“Playing under Erik ten Hag at Ajax has been perfect for me and for my progress. His style of play and coaching bring the best out of me and I am excited by what he has told me about his plans and his ambition for Manchester,” commented the player, quoted in the Red Devils statement.
11:45 am: Dolberg joins Sevilla on loan
Kasper Dolberg was loaned Thursday by OGC Nice to Sevilla FC for the 2022-2023 season, the Andalusian club formalized in a press release. “Kasper Dolberg is loaned to Sevilla FC for the 2022-23 season,” the “Gym” announced in a press release.
According to the French press, the loan of the 24-year-old Dane would be accompanied by a purchase option estimated at around 20 million euros. The international had joined the Côte d’Azur in 2019 from Ajax Amsterdam against 20.5 million euros. He is under contract at OGC Nice until June 2024.
11:30 am: Former Marseille Ocampos loaned to Ajax
Lucas Ocampos was loaned for a season by Sevilla FC to Ajax, the two clubs formalized overnight from Wednesday to Thursday. “Ajax have signed an agreement with Sevilla FC and Lucas Ocampos. The Argentinian will be loaned by the Spanish club, where he is currently under contract. The loan will last for one season, until June 30, 2023, with an option to buy,” Les Ajacides said in a press release.
According to the Dutch press, it would be a paying loan of EUR 4 million with a purchase option of EUR 16 million.
The 28-year-old Argentinian international, who passed through Marseille, arrives in the Dutch capital to compensate for the departure of the Brazilian Antony to Manchester United.
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