African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Joel Obi close to Chievo switch

Obi close to Chievo switch

Chievo are close to agreeing a deal for Torino midfielder Joel Obi and he could have his medical today, according to Gazzetta dello Sport .

Obi whose contract is due to expire in June 2019, is expected to sign a three-year contract at the Stadio Bentegodi.

The Super Eagles midfielder who has spent his career in Italy, joined Torino in 2015 after a short temporary spell with Parma.

Balde to join Inter on loan

Keita Balde is on the verge of returning to the Serie A after Monaco and Inter Milan agreed on a loan with an option to buy, according to Calciomercato

The Nerazzurri have agreed to loan the Senegal international for €5m and make the move permanent at the end of the season for €34m.

Keita only left the Italian top-flight a year ago from Lazio and has agreed a five-year contract already with Luciano Spalleti’s side.

Torino win race for Aina

Chelsea defender Ola Aina is set to sign for Italian Serie A outfit Torino on a season-long loan, Gianluca Di Marzio reports.

The Nigeria international turned down interests from England and he is now set to take his career abroad as negotiation between both clubs nears conclusion.

Aina spent last season on loan at Hull City.

Nwakaeme arrives for Trabzonspor deal

Hapoel Beer Sheva forward Anthony Nwakaeme has been spotted at the Istanbul Ataturk Airport ahead of a proposed move to Trabzonspor.

Few hours after helping his team earn a 2-2 draw in Thursday’s Europa League game, the Nigerian forward could team up with compatriot Ogenyi Onazi in the Turkish Super Lig club.

The 29-year-old helped the Camels to a second successive Isreali top-flight title last season with 

Lookman unlikely to return to RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig head coach Ralf Rangnick believes it is unlikely that Ademola Lookman will return to the club from Everton

Lookman spent the second half of last season on loan with the Bundesliga outfit, making 11 appearances and contributing five goals but the Bulls have ruled out a £30m move for Anglo-Nigerian.

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Malaga sign Ndiaye on loan

Malaga have snapped up Alfred N’Diaye on a season-long loan from Villarreal.

More to follow…