Transfer Tracker: Nuri Sahin, Stevan Jovetic, Scott Sinclair, Kaka, Cheick Tiote
The Nuri Sahin loan saga is finally complete, and with the transfer deadline looming, soon every other piece of transfer business will follow suit.
Today in the B/R Transfer Tracker, we have updates on Sahin, Stevan Jovetic, Scott Sinclair, Kaka, Cheick Tiote, Nani and Anderson.
Keep reading for all the details as we head closer to Friday's transfer window deadline.
Sahin Signs with Liverpool
Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images
Turkey international midfielder Nuri Sahin has signed with Liverpool on a season-long loan from Real Madrid (LiverpoolFC.com).
Sahin, 23, joined Real Madrid in 2011 and failed to hold down a regular spot in Jose Mourinho's midfield.
Arsenal were also interested, but manager Arsene Wenger has now said the Gunners did not sign Sahin because he was not necessary (ESPN FC).
Jovetic Staying at Fiorentina?
Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images
Montenegro international forward Stevan Jovetic "definitely" will stay with Fiorentina this summer, according to club co-owner Andrea Della Vale (Gazetta dello Sport via Goal.com).
Juventus and Manchester City were thought to be interested in the 22-year-old.
"Jovetic will definitely stay here," Della Vale told La Gazzetto dello Sport. "I told him that in nine months we sit down and see what to do with his future."
In other Manchester City news, winger Scott Sinclair remains with Swansea City for now. Swans manager Michael Laudrup hinted Sinclair's rumored move to City could happen soon (talkSPORT).
Galliani Going to Get Kaka?
Jasper Juinen/Getty Images
AC Milan executive Adriano Galliani has said he will travel to Madrid this week in an attempt to complete a deal for Kaka (ESPN FC).
Kaka, 30, left Milan for Real Madrid in a €65 million move in 2009. He struggled to command a regular place in manager Jose Mourinho's team last season.
According to ESPN FC, Galliani told Sky Italia: "I will fly to Madrid over the next few days and we'll see what happens."
Gunners to Bid for Tiote?
Chris Brunskill/Getty Images
Arsenal will try to sign midfielder Cheick Tiote from Newcastle United this week (Sunday Mirror).
Gunners manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly interested in a defensive-minded midfielder after the sale of Alex Song to Barcelona. Tiote, Yann M'Vila of Rennes and Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa are reportedly on his list ahead of Friday's transfer deadline.
According to the Mirror, Arsenal would offer Newcastle £15 million for Tiote.
United to Sell Nani, Anderson?
Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Manchester United could listen to offers for midfielders Nani and Anderson (Sunday Mail).
The potential sales would help offset United's summer spending, which has included the signings of Robin van Persie and Shinji Kagawa.
Tottenham are listed as potential suitors for both Nani and Anderson.