Bayern Munich triumphs against 10-men Anderlecht

Despite what some may have considered to be quite a one-sided game, Bayern Munich was seen to be ‘struggling’ against an Anderlecht side that was clearly an outsider, despite claiming a 3-0 victory that did not reflect the progress of the game at all. As the Champions League kicked off this Tuesday, many were scotched in front of their TV, computers or whatever device they may have been using to watch some of the biggest, most interesting clashes of the day. With most of them watching the Barcelona, Atlético or even PSG games, some football fans instead decided to watch a game that some would expect to be very one-sided; the David-Goliath clash between Bayern Munich and RSC Anderlecht. Bayern

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Swansea sign Renato Sanches on season-long loan

Following what some may consider a blank season for the Euro 2016 winner, Bayern Munich has decided to loan Renato Sanches to Premier League side Swansea City, on a season-long loan. Kicking off this deadline day with a quality deal is Swansea City, signing the young yet experienced Renato Sanches on loan from Bayern, who will stay in Wales until June 2018. After a summer frenzy surrounding an eventual transfer to Manchester United on a permanent basis, Ancelotti has decided to instead loan the player to a team coached by someone he appreciates and has a good relationship with; Paul Clément, his former assistant coach. Renato Sanches will be hoping to gain some experience by playing first team football at

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Liverpool finalize £48m deal for Leipzig ace Naby Keita

With now three days left in the summer transfer window, Liverpool is on the verge of closing a deal for RB Leipzig’s midfield star Naby Keita for a club-record fee. Liverpool have been one of the few teams to struggle during this transfer window in the Premier League. Whilst everyone seems to be finalizing deals (and some, though very few, bargains), the club has struggled to keep their players settled in Anfield, with Coutinho being the last example of such behaviour. However, despite having relatively low team morale because of the Coutinho story, the Liverpool scouts have finally locked down their first target, and will now make the deal official regarding the signing of Naby Keita, RB Leipzig’s twenty-two year-old

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Dortmund and Barça agree €150m deal for Dembélé

The reported asking price of £138m for Ousmane Dembélé may have been a hoax, as Barcelona are expected to strike a deal for the left winger for a ‘reduced’ asking price, though addons could raise said price. It has been quite a story. After failing to sign Coutinho and Di Maria, Barcelona’s last hope seemed to be the signing Dortmund’s Ousmane Dembélé, as the Jean-Michaël Seri transfer story came to an end when Nice increased their asking price to €50m. However, with now only one player to focus on, things are looking like a deal could finally be struckAccording to BeINSport, both clubs have agreed a €120m fee (with €30m in add-ons and bonuses) for the transfer of the French

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