Transfer Rumours 30/07: Varane Bids Goodbye, Lindelof-Griezmann Swap, David Luiz Linked With Real Madrid

Mudeet Arora
Transfer rumours of the day sees Grealish, Griezmann, Lindelof, Locatelli linked with moves
Transfer rumours of the day sees Grealish, Griezmann, Lindelof, Locatelli linked with moves / Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

The summer transfer window is in full swing as clubs try to sort their squads out ahead of the beginning of the leagues in August.

Today, we bring you the biggest transfer stories of the day from such clubs looking to add more value to their teams.

Varane bids farewell to Real Madrid

In an emotional message posted on Instagram, Raphael Varane has seemed to confirm the end of his journey at Real Madrid by posting an emotional message on Instagram.

Read more about the details of his message here.

Real Madrid interested in David Luiz

According to a report from Spanish publication Defensa Central, Real Madrid are looking to sign free agent David Luiz this summer.

The report adds that if Los Blancos are not able to replace Varane in the window with Pau Torres, they will take up the option to sign Luiz instead.

Barcelona interested in Griezmann-Lindelof swap

FC Barcelona are reportedly planning to lure Manchester United by offering them a player swap option involving Antoine Griezmann and Victor Lindelof.

According to a report from Spanish publication El Gol Digital, Barcelona’s bid to offload Antoine Griezmann has seen them propose a shock swap deal with Manchester United involving Lindelof.

This news comes as Barcelona's financial crisis continue to deteriorate. Considering their situation, it is not impossible to see this deal happening.

Juventus continue Locatelli talks

Serie A giants Juventus are reportedly continuing their talks with Sassuolo over the signing of Manuel Locatelli.

Sky Sports quote Sassuolo chief Giovanni Carnevali, who gave an update on the player's future.

He said, "Friday we will talk with Juve,” he told Sky in Italy. “It is not certain that we will meet but we will do it anyway shortly and in the coming days. Time is running out. There is also a discussion with Arsenal and another English club. We are pleased that he can stay in the Italian league. We'll see what happens."

Aston Villa agree personal terms with Leon Bailey

Aston Villa are reportedly close to signing Leon Bailey.

Football Insider has reported that personal terms have been agreed between the club and the player with Bayer Leverkusen yet to sanction a sale.

Man City nearing Jack Grealish

Premier League champions Manchester City have begun negotiations with Villa for their playmaker Jack Grealish as a decision about whether a deal for Grealish can be struck to be taken in the upcoming week.