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Stoke striker set for PSG move

Stoke City striker Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting is set for a deadline day move to French Campions Paris Saint-Germain. That us after PSG boss confirmed that the 29-year old is set to have a medical in Paris, alongside Bayern Munich defender Juan Bernat, before the summer transfer window finally closes. The German-born forward joined Stoke from German side Schalke last summer, ...

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Championship Game Week 6 Preview

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Friday night sees the top of the table clash between Leeds and Middlesbrough at Elland Road. The game promises to be the biggest test so far of Marcelo Bielsa’s reign at Leeds. Middlesbrough has kept four consecutive clean sheets in the league whereas Leeds has scored a minimum of two goals per game. Leeds has won four of the last ...

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Nacer Chadli set to complete Monaco move

West Bromwich Albion are set to lose their Belgian World Cup star Nacer Chadli, who is on the verge of completing a £10 million move to Monaco. The 29-year old who moved to West Brow from Spurs for what was, at the time, a club record fee of £13 million, had been seeking an exit from The Hawthorns since their ...

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Stoke City midfielder moves to Spain on season long loan

Stoke City midfielder Gainnelli Imbula has moved to La Liga side Rayo Vallecano on loan for the season reports The BBC. The French under-21 international was Stoke’s record signing in February, 2016, signed when Mark Hughes was manager of the club from Porto, for a few of £18.3 million. However, the defensive midfielder has struggled to justify his transfer fee, ...

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Leeds closing in on third Chelsea loan signing

Leeds are close to finalising their third loan signing of the summer from Chelsea, with Izzy Brown set to follow in the footsteps of Jamal Blackman and Lewis Baker. That is according to Sky Sports,who report that Marcelo’s Bielsas side are in advanced talks to sign the forward, with the deal set to be complete before Friday’s deadline. Brown joined ...

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Palace winger set for loan move to Middlesbrough

Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon is set to join Middlesbrough on loan for the rest of the season before the transfer window finally shuts on Friday. That is according to The Evening Standard who report that Palace manager Roy Hodgson has blessed the move because he cannot guarantee the 32-year old Puncheon, who was club captain last season, first team ...

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Match Review: Norwich 0 – 3 Leeds United (Game Week 5)

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In truth, Leeds cruised to a comfortable victory and have now scored 14 goals in their five league games so far this season. Former Spanish international Pablo Hernandez produced a sublime man of the match display to help the whites claim their second away victory of the season. Norwich, who currently sit in 17th place in the table, have now lost three of their opening five fixtures.  The home side began the ...

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Southampton midfielder joins Blackburn on loan

    Southampton midfielder Harrison Reed has joined Championship side Blackburn Rovers on loan for the rest of the season. That is according to The BBC, who report that Harrison could be in line for his first game for his new club, when they face early League 2 leaders Lincoln City in the EFL Cup on Tuesday. 23-year old Reed, ...

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Norwich City v Leeds United Preview (Championship Game Week 5)

How both teams currently stand Fresh from their exciting 2 – 2 draw at Swansea on Tuesday, Championship leaders Leeds face another away game at Norwich on Saturday. The West Yorkshire side has been the talk of the English footballing fraternity so far this season. The Whites have adopted a high-intensity attacking gameplan, which is the hallmark of their legendary Argentinean head coach Marcelo Bielsa. The Leeds fans have dubbed their ...

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Rangers linked with move for England under-21 defender

Rangers under new manager Steven Gerrard may have already signed 12 players this summer, with the latest being Kyle Lafferty, who signed from Hearts on Wednesday. However, it appears that their transfer business for the summer is not finished yet, with news that they want to take Nottingham Forest England-under 21 defender Joe Worrall on a season-long loan. That is ...

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