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Tottenham bid for Leeds winger

Tottenham have made a £10 million bid to sign Leeds United winger Jack Clarke. The 18 year old is regarded as one of the most exciting prospects in the Championship, but may have to be sold this summer following Leeds’ failure to achieve promotion, as they look to balance their books with the aim of launching a fresh challenge next ...

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Chelsea offer new deal to young full-back

Chelsea have offered a new long-term deal to 19-year old full-back Reece James. The teenager enjoyed a stand-out season on loan with Wigan Athletic, and despite the Lancashire side having to battle relegation for much of the campaign, he was named in the Championship team of the year. He even captained Wigan in his last game for the club for ...

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Chelsea to keep Abrahams and Zouma

If Chelsea’s impending transfer ban stays in place then the club will keep stars like Tammy Abrahams and Kurt Zouma. Both have enjoyed successful loan spells this season – Abrahams with Aston Villa, and Zouma with Everton – and, in both cases, the club to whom they have been lent would like to buy them on a permanent basis. 21 ...

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Manchester United make contact over Sessegnon

Manchester United have contacted Fulham to make enquiries about their 19-year old Ryan Sessegnon. That is according to Sky Sports. The England under-21 international is thought to be reluctant to spend another season playing in the Championship following the club’s relegation at the end of the season, and with just one year left on his current deal at Craven Cottage, ...

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Lampard to replace Sarri in the summer

Frank Lampard is set to replace Maurizio Sarri as manager of Chelsea this summer. This is according to reports that suggest that Sarri will be sacked after the Europa League final, irrespective of the result, with former player and fan favourite Lampard set to take over from him at the Stamford Bridge helm. Sarri has had a turbulent first season ...

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Manchester United set to sign winger

Manchester United are closing in on their first signing of the summer, in the form of Swansea City winger David James. That is according to The Daily Mail, who report that United are set to sign the 21-year old for a fee believed to be £15 million, after tracking his progress closely throughout the season. The speedy right winger came ...

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Rangers linked with Norwich defender

Rangers have been linked with a move for newly promoted Norwich City defender Timm Klose. The 30-year old Swiss international is out of contract at Carrow Road in the summer, and whilst Norwich are holding discussions with Klose about a new deal, Rangers are hoping to tempt him to Scotland. The Glasgow side are looking for defensive reinforcements with veteran ...

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Scott Parker appointment may by made permanent

Scott Parker may be set to be appointed manager of Fulham on a permanent basis. The 38 year-old former England international was put in charge at Craven Cottage on a temporary basis when Claudio Ranieri was dismissed at the end of February. He was unable to prevent the club being relegated back to the Championship at the first time of ...

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Norwich set strict summer transfer budget

Norwich City, whose promotion to the Premier League is all but certain now, will work with a strictly limited transfer budget of £20 million in the summer. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that the East Anglian club are determined not to follow the example of Fulham, who spent more than £100 million on new players following ...

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How does English Football League Pyramid System works?

Introduction English football is arranged into a system of inter-connected leagues arranged in a pyramid system, ranging from the Premier League at the top down to a whole series of non-league teams comprising amateurs playing in parks and Sunday league football at the bottom. In theory a team that started at the very bottom could work its way up to ...

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