The transfer deadline day is usually one of the craziest days in the market and here we are again. The headlines today
Matteo Guendouzi to Hertha Berlin
Matteo Guendouzi will join German outfit Hertha Berlin on a season long loan deal with no option to buy, FootMercato reports.
The player reportedly fell out with manager Mikel Arteta and is being shown the exit door as the team try to maintain a conducive dressing room atmosphere.
Deadline day Jorginho shock?
Arsenal have reportedly missed out on Houssem Aouar, with reports from France saying the Frenchman decided to stay put after a meeting with the Lyon hierarchy despite interest from various teams, Arsenal chief among.
According to journalist, Julien Lawrence, Arsenal will now turn their attention to Chelsea midfielder, Jorginho and a deadline day shock transfer may be in the horizon.
Arteta still confident of new signings
Mikel Arteta confirmed in the post-match press conference following Arsenal’s 2-0 win against Sheffield United that he’s ‘confident’ the the club will ‘finalise deals’ before the transfer deadline.
The European transfer window closes tomorrow night, there will also be a domestic-only window which will stay open October 16. However, Premier League will only be able to do business with EFL clubs.
Arteta maintained his usual coy demeanour as he refused to confirm what kind of deals will be happening tomorrow, whether they will be loan exits or recruiting someone new.