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AC Milan didn't move for Lazio's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic - Leonardo

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AC Milan technical director Leonardo has said the club did not try to sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic from Lazio earlier this summer.

Reports had linked Serbia midfielder Milinkovic-Savic with a move to Milan but Leonardo, speaking at the presentation of Tiemoue Bakayoko, signed on loan from Chelsea, said that had not been a realistic proposition.

"There were never any negotiations with Lazio," he said. "I spoke with his agent because I've known him for years, but there were never any negotiations.

"We...

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Transfer Tracker: Signings, departures for Europe's largest clubs

ESPN FC's Stewart Robson breaks down the latest transfer rumours surrounding Paul Pogba, Rafinha and more in Rumour Rater.

With the transfer window open across Europe, clubs are now able to finalise the signings of players they have monitored and negotiated with for months.

The transfer window is shorter this summer but that does not mean it will be any less busy. Check out when all the major windows will close here and view all completed transfers.

See who has left which club, where they are headed and the terms of the moves with our transfer tracker below:

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Manchester United's Jose Mourinho expects Matteo Darmian to stay

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MANCHESTER -- Jose Mourinho says he expects to have Jesse Lingard and Matteo Darmian available to face Brighton & Hove Albion this weekend but is set to be without Antonio Valencia and Nemanja Matic.

Lingard missed the 2-1 win over Leicester City while Darmian has been linked with a return to Italy with Juventus, Napoli and Inter Milan.

The Serie A transfer window closes at 7 p.m. BST on Friday but Mourinho said it is likely Darmian, who started at right-back against Leicester with Antonio Valencia...

Transfer Talk: Real Madrid saving €300m for Neymar but Icardi, Rodrigo and Werner backups

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The English transfer window is closed, but the rest of Europe is still open for business, and Transfer Talk has the latest rumours making the rounds. Follow along with our daily blog throughout the summer.

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Real Madrid to save €300m for Neymar but target other options

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Rumours
The latest transfer rumours from around the world.

Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the Whisper.

Here are today's top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip.

Mario Balotelli to West Ham

West Ham are considering a January move for Nice striker Mario Balotelli, according to French outlet L'Equipe. Numerous clubs remain interested...