Transfer news live: Arsenal close in on new deal, Spurs eye Olivier Giroud after Piatek defeat

Hello and welcome to the football.london transfer blog for Thursday January 30th.

The January transfer window closes tomorrow night, so what business can we expect to see from clubs across the Premier League?

Arsenal have signed Pablo Mari, and are close to signing a new defender, whilst neighbours Tottenham Hotspur have completed a deal for Steven Bergwijn.

Chelsea have been offered a striker, but Frank Lampard has already admitted that the Blues could wait until the summer to open their chequebook.

West Ham have announced a deal for Tomas Soucek, whilst elsewhere in the Premier League, Manchester United have reached an agreement for Sporting midfielder Bruno Fernandes – with a deal set to be completed before the deadline.

We’ll bring you all the latest transfer news as it happens throughout the day, so don’t go anywhere.