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West Ham eyeing January bid for Olivier Giroud

West Ham are considering making an audacious move in the January window for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud. That is according to The Sun who report that the Hammers want to add more firepower to their attack and that Giroud is a key target, and a player in who they have a long-standing interest. The former Arsenal striker will soon be ...

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Micah Richards linked with surprise Villa recall

Forgotten man Micah Richards could have a future at Aston Villa under new manager Dean Smith. Once considered one of the brightest talents in the English game, Richards who joined Villa in June 2015, has not played for the senior side since October 2016, with his career blighted by a persistent knee injury.  His prolonged absence from his team saw ...

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Wolves close to agreeing compensation figure for goalkeeper Rui Patricio Wolves are reportedly close to agreeing a compensation figure for Rui Patricio with the

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Wolves are reportedly close to agreeing a compensation figure for Rui Patricio with the goalkeeper’s former club Sporting Lisbon. That is according to The Daily Telegraph who reports that a figure of around £15 million fee is likely to be paid for the Portuguese international, who has been an instant success in the West Midlands since arriving at the club ...

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Dejan Lovren identified as potential Barcelona target

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Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren has emerged as a potential January target for Barcelona. The Catalans find themselves depleted at the back with both Samuel Umtiti and Thomas Vermaelen sidelined by injury, leaving only Gerard Pique and Clement Lenglet as their only senior options in central defence. With Umtiti set for an extended absence with a knee injury, Vermaelen likely to ...

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Daniel Levy finally explains Spurs lack of transfer activity

Tottenham Hotspur famously became the only side across the top five European leagues not to make a summer signing. Now finally their fans have been given an explanation as to why there were no new faces added to their squad during the last transfer window, in the form of minutes released from a meeting held between the club’s Supporters Trust ...

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West Ham ready to renew interest in Argentine playmaker

West Ham have renewed their interest in signing Argentine player maker Fránco Vázquez, who currently plays for La Liga side Sevilla. That is according to Tuttomarcoweb, who report that the Hammers, having made an unsuccessful approach for the player in the summer, are ready to step up their interest in the 29-year old again once the transfer window opens again ...

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Rangers linked with move for Southampton midfielder

Rangers are being linked with a move for former player Steven Davis in the January transfer window. That is according to The Scotsman who report that the Northern Ireland international could be set for a return to the club he left in 2012. Davis has played more than 220 times for Southampton, but his first-team opportunities at St.Mary’s this season ...

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Marcos Alonso ready to sign Chelsea contract extension

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso is on the brink of signing a contract extension with Chelsea. That is according to The Evening Standard who reports that the 27-year old, who still has two years left on his current deal at Stamford Bridge, is ready to commit his immediate future to The Blues, although the length of the extension has not been ...

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Edin Dzeko wants Premier League return

Former Manchester City forward Edin Dzeko has indicated that he wants to return to the Premier League. The 32-year old Bosnian striker currently playing for Roma has put the likes of Southampton, Cardiff City and Crystal Palace on alert after admitting how much he enjoys English football, although he cryptically admitted “ It’s probably too late for me to return ...

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Loftus-Cheek wants Chelsea exit in January

England midfielder Ruben-Loftus Cheek wants to leave Chelsea in January. The 22-year old, who came to prominence after a stand-out loan spell with Crystal Palace, made a calculated gamble in the summer, that he could force his way into the Chelsea team under new manager Maurizio Sarri. However, that has back-fired and he has just one solitary start to his ...

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