Southampton sign Denmark defender Jannik Vestergaard from Borussia Monchengladbach
Gab Marcotti rates the latest transfers and talks Eden Hazard's future at Stamford Bridge, with Barcelona and Real Madrid rumoured to be lurking. Stewart Robson wonders whether successful World Cup performances from Eden Hazard, Harry Maguire and others will be enough to see them land on new teams. Southampton have signed Denmark defender Jannik Vestergaard from Borussia Monchengladbach on a four-year contract.Vestergaard is Southampton's fourth signing in the current window following the arrivals of winger Mohamed Elyounoussi, goalkeeper Angus Gunn and midfielder Stuart Armstrong.Welcome to #SaintsFC, @JVestergaard7! =J pic.twitter.com/TlWF8fxR9D— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) July 13, 2018The centre-back, who made 83 appearances in all competitions for Monchengladbach after joining the Bundesliga club in 2016, has 16 caps for his country and was included in Age Hareide's squad for this year's World... Man City goalkeeper Angus Gunn joins Southampton on five-year deal
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola takes time to meet Melbourne City players and fans in Australia. ESPN FC's Ligue 1 correspondent Julien Laurens shares his thoughts on Manchester United and Manchester City's links with PSG forward Kylian Mbappe. Bacary Sagna thinks Manchester City can match Barcelona if players stay together. The ESPN FC panel assess the rumours linking Napoli's Jorginho and Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez with moves to Manchester City. Man City's Vincent Kompany tells Alexis Nunes how their record-breaking season came together, what it's like working under Pep Guardiola and more. Southampton have completed the signing of goalkeeper Angus Gunn from Manchester City in a deal that could be worth up to £13.5 million.The England Under-21 international, who has signed a five-year deal, will cost the Saints an initial £10m with a potential further £3.5m in add-ons. City also have a buyback option.Southampton manager Mark Hughes said: "Angus is a player who clearly possesses a tremendous amount of potential, but his performances for Norwich and for the England... Denmark defender Jannik Vestergaard to have Southampton medical -- sources
Southampton are closing in on the signing of Borussia Monchengladbach defender Jannik Vestergaard, sources told ESPN FC.Several Premier League clubs, including Everton, West Ham United and Watford, have been linked with Vestergaard, but Southampton are set to win the race for his signature, with the towering defender due for a medical on the South Coast on Monday.Vestergaard was a member of Denmark's World Cup squad but did not feature in the tournament in Russia.The 25-year-old is highly...
Southampton sign midfielder Mohamed Elyounoussi to five-year deal
Southampton have made their second signing this week with attacking midfielder Mohamed Elyounoussi joining the Saints on a five-year deal from Swiss club FC Basel, the Premier League side announced Friday.The 23-year-old joined Basel from Norwegian top-flight club Molde FK in 2016 and was a crucial part of the Swiss team's success over the last two seasons, having scored 23 goals and provided 30 assists in 83 appearances across all competitions.Elyounoussi's arrival comes a day after playmaker... Southampton sell Dusan Tadic to Ajax, line up Mohamed Elyounoussi
Serbia international Dusan Tadic spent four seasons at Southampton after leaving the Eredivisie.Ajax have announced the signing of Southampton's Dusan Tadic on a four-year contract for a fee of €11.4 million.Tadic, with Serbia at the World Cup, joined Southampton from Twente in 2014 and will return to the Netherlands after four seasons.The transfer fee for Tadic could increase to a maximum of €13m based on certain conditions.To replace him, Southampton have lined up Basel's Mohamed Elyounoussi for a fee in the region of £16m, sources have told ESPN FC.Elyounoussi, 23,... Southampton sign Stuart Armstrong from Celtic on four-year deal
Stuart Armstrong has joined Southampton after three seasons at Celtic.Southampton have signed Scotland international Stuart Armstrong from Celtic on a four-year deal for a reported £7 million.The midfielder was beset by injuries last season, one year after scoring 17 goals.He is the Premier League club's first signing of the summer."Southampton seems a really good fit for me," Armstrong said in a statement. "Watching from afar, I really enjoy the attractive football that they play and I'm very happy to be here."#SaintsFC is delighted to announce the signing of attacking midfielder Stuart Armstrong from @CelticFC: https://t.co/Z5uX8fSQDV— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) June 26, 2018Southampton narrowly avoided relegation last...