A deal for the LA Galaxy to sign Mexico midfielder Jonathan dos Santos from Villarreal is imminent, a source confirmed to ESPN FC.
Goal.com earlier reported that the clubs had agreed a $5 million fee for Dos Santos that will see the 27-year-old swap La Liga for Major League Soccer and join his brother Giovani in Los Angeles as the team's third designated player
Sources told ESPN's Armando Neria that Dos Santos was in Los Angeles on Wednesday to complete his medical. A days earlier, a source...
The LA Galaxy are negotiating a contract with Villarreal midfielder Jonathan Dos Santos to become the club's third designated player, a source has told ESPN's Taylor Twellman.
If a deal is completed, Dos Santos would join his brother, fellow Mexico international Giovani Dos Santos, at the StubHub Center.
Signing Jonathan Dos Santos would also likely rule out any potential move for the Galaxy to add free agent Zlatan Ibrahimovic after he recovers from a knee injury. A source told ESPN FC in March...
Forward Cedric Bakambu signed a two-year contract extension with Villarreal on Thursday.
The new deal commits the 26-year-old to the La Liga club until 2022 amid links to a move to West Ham and Newcastle.
Bakambu scored 11 league goals last season, helping Fran Escriba's side qualify for the Europa League with a fifth-place finish.
He is 33 goals in all competitions since joining from Bursaspor in August 2015.
Manchester City forward Enes Unal completed a move to Villarreal on Wednesday.
Turkey international Unal signed a five-year deal after flying to Spain to finalise details of a switch.
Sources told ESPN FC the transfer fee will be £13 million, while City will have a buyback option until 2020.
The 20-year-old joined City from Turkish side Bursaspor for £2m in 2015 but has never played for the first team.
He spent last season on a season-long loan with Twente in the Netherlands, where he...