Deadline Day: Done Deals, Mbappe, Davies, Maitland-Niles, Kounde
Neymar confirms desire to stay at Paris Saint-Germain with Kylian Mbappe
Neymar has affirmed that he would like to prolong his deal and stay with French Giants PSG and hopes France international Kylian Mbappe will do the same.
The Brazil Star has been in discussions with PSG for a while over an extension of his deal, which is currently due to expire in 2022.
Despite several ups and downs with Paris Saint-Germain including a transfer request in 2019 and supporters requesting him to depart, Neymar hopes to put those behind him and excel under new gaffer Mauricio Pochettino alongside France attacker Kylian Mbappe.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles 'desperate to leave Arsenal'
Arsenal's versatile defender Ainsley Maitland-Niles is reportedly eager to depart the Gunners before Monday's transfer deadline.
The Englishman has failed to nail down a regular spot in Mikel Arteta's starting eleven and is hoping to switch to a team where he can get more playing time.
The Daily Mirror reports that the Foxes are interested in a loan transfer with an alternative to make permanent in the summer, while the Saints, West Bromwich Albion and the Magpies have also registered their interest.
Liverpool 'closing in on Preston defender Ben Davies'
The Reds looked set to bring in Ben Davies from Preston to strengthen their centre-defence alternatives as a transfer market that has been quiet headed into final day.
Ahead of the market closing at 11pm on Monday, Liverpool have been pondering ways to address what has become an increasingly problematic issue with regard to Jurgen Klopp's defence.
With Van Dijk and Gomez already sidelined, fellow centre back Joel Matip and first-choice back-up Brazil Midfieder Fabinho recently joined the treatment list.
Ed Woodward 'tells Solskjaer to offload three players to fund centre-back'
Man United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has reportedly told Coach Solskjaer to sell three players in order to fund a transfer for a new centre-defender.
Manchester United didn't strengthen their ranks in the heart of backline during the summer transfer market, but they have reportedly set their sights on Sevilla defender Jules Kounde for 2021.
However, the France international is expected to command a £60m price, with the Red Devils unlikely to splash out such a fee unless they sell 3 players.
Leicester City sell Demarai Gray to Bayer Leverkusen.
Demarai Gray has officially signed for German Outfit, Bayer Leverkusen for an undisclosed fee from PL side Leicester City.
Dan Gosling: Watford sign Bournemouth midfielder on two-and-a-half year deal
The Hornets have signed experienced midfield maestro Dan Gosling from the Cherries on a 2-and-a-half year contract.
Manchester United Youngster Joins Club Brugge on loan
The Red Devils youngster Tahith Chong has joined Belgium side, Club Brugge after seeing his loan spell at Werder Bremen terminated.
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