With the English Premier League less than three weeks away we look at the various transfer news hitting the headlines in Europe's top leagues.
According to Sky Sports Germany, Ethan Ampadu has undergone a medical with RB Leipzig ahead of a season-long loan. The 18-year-old has made one Premier League appearance for Chelsea and played in 11 further FA Cup, Carabao Cup and Europa League matches for the club.
Former fan favorite Victor Valdes has completed a return to Barcelona as he takes up a coaching role. A statement read: "Victor Valdés is back at FC Barcelona after signing a contract on Friday morning to become the new head coach of the U19A team. The agreement binds him to the club until June 2020, with the option to an extension by one additional season.
Arsenal continues to work on deals for Real Madrid midfielder Dani Ceballos - that would be a season-long loan - and Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney, with the club said to be increasingly confident they can get both moves over the line this is according to Sky Sports.
Three clubs have shown an interest in signing Blaise Matuidi from Juventus, according to Le Parisien. Manchester United, Everton and Paris Saint-Germain are looking to secure the Frenchman’s services. However, it appears Juventus are reluctant to sell the World Cup winner.
According to the Mirror, Paris Saint-Germain have identified Juventus forward Paulo Dybala as the man to replace Neymar at the French champions. Neymar has demanded a move away from the club this summer, with Barcelona having made an opening offer for the forward.