Chelsea have reportedly struck a deal with the Argentine but are yet to receive a response for their bid from the Russian side for the transfer fee.
West Brom are reportedly in the hunt for Chelse defender Bransilav Ivanovic who is on the cusp of completing a move to Zenit St Petersburg.
Barcelona are reportedly eyeing a move for Belgian international Axel Witsel, who has been linked with the likes of Juventus and Chelsea.
The final hours of the deadline day will soon be upon us and Chelsea are rummaging through the market desperately for a defender.
Chelsea are reportedly willing to let Juan Cuadrado leave for Juventus on a permanent basis, while the Biaconeri have made a last ditch effort to bring midfielder Axel Witsel to Turin before the transfer window shuts.
Chelsea and Inter Milan are set to lock horns together for the second time this summer as they pursue Zenit St. Petersburg defender Ezequiel Garay.
Chelsea target Radja Nainggolan has expressed his desire to stay on at Roma despite the attentions of the Premier League club, and they have now turned their attentions to another Belgium midfielder instead.
The Belgian midfielder, who is currently a mainstay in the Zenit St. Petersburg midfield, has confirmed his intention to move to a bigger league at the end of the season.
Dortmund and Napoli clash, Arsenal take on Marseille; Austria Vienna welcome Porto, and Zenit visit Atletico Madrid. THT has your Champions League preview.
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