Welcome to our Saturday transfer updates as more clubs are preparing to put their squads in better positions in readiness for the next season.
OFFICIAL: Man Utd have confirmed Sergio Romero will leave the club when his contract expires this month.Juventus want to sign PSG striker Mauro Icardi or Fiorentina striker Dusan Vlahovic.OFFICIAL: Chelsea confirm that an option to extend Olivier Giroud’s contract by one year was exercised in April this yearJuventus are interested in signing Miralem Pjanić back from Barcelona on an initial loan deal with an option to buy. The midfielder wants to leave because Koeman is staying.OFFICIAL: Chelsea centre-back Thiago Silva has signed a one-year contract extension with the club. The Brazilian helped the club to win UCL last season.Arsenal have reportedly threatened to trigger an extension in Matteo Guendouzi’s contract, if Marseille don’t stump up more than £8.6million. Arsenal want to sell him to raise funds for other transfers.Roman Abramovich would prefer to sign Romelu Lukaku over Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland this summer. He is willing to splash out £100M-plus to sign Lukaku. [via footyinsider247]