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Houghton job under threat

Chris Houghton’s job is under threat – even if the Brighton boss does manage to fend off relegation to the Championship this season. Seemingly safe in mid-table at the turn of the year, the Seagulls have been on a dreadful run of form lately, dropping ever closer towards the relegation zone, with just an FA Cup semi-final to bring cheer ...

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Southampton linked with Birmingham striker

Southampton want to sign Birmingham City striker Che Adams in the summer. However, they are likely to face competition with Everton, Burnley, and Premier-League bound Norwich City also said to be interested in the forward. The 22-year old joined Birmingham from Sheffield United in August 2016 for a fee of around £2 million, and has since established himself as one ...

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Joe Hart linked with MLS move

Former England goalkeeper Joe Hart is considering a move to the United States and Major League Soccer. The 31-year old moved to Burnley in the summer, and initially had a starting berth at Turf Moor with both Tom Heaton and Nick Pope both injured. However, with Heaton now back to full fitness, he was recalled to the side in place ...

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Sam Vokes and Peter Crouch ready for swap deal

Sam Vokes is likely to leave for Stoke City, with veteran Peter Crouch heading the other way to Burnley. That is according to Sky Sports, with separate reports indicating that the deal is increasing likely to happen before the transfer deadline expires. Stoke, under new manager Nathan Jones, have been keen to add to their attacking options, and view Vokes ...

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Jeff Hendrick signs Burnley contract extension

Irish international Jeff Hendrick has signed a one year contract extension with Burnley. The 26-year old’ current deal was due to expire at the end of the current season but the Turf Moor club have now activated a clause which will see him stay in Lancashire until the summer of 2020. A graduate of the Derby County academy, Hendrick made ...

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Tom Heaton seeks January move away from Burnley

England goalkeeper Tom Heaton wants a move away from Burnley in January. Two years ago Heaton appeared to have the world at his feet, having just signed a new long-term deal at the club, and having forced his way into the England squad. However, a dislocated shoulder suffered in a match with Crystal Palace saw him lose both his England ...

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Long signs new Burnley deal

Kevin Long has signed a new deal with Burnley that will keep him at the club until June 2021. Long, who is a Republic of Ireland international, joined Burnley from his home town club, Cork City, in January 2010,  and he has since gone on to make nearly 100 appearances for them, although his career at Turf Moor has been ...

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Brentford sign young Arsenal midfielder

Brentford have signed young Arsenal midfielder Josh Dasilva after the 19-year old England youth international turned down a contract extension at the Emirates. Instead he has opted to move across town and has signed for the Bees on a four-year deal with a one year contract extension. Dasilva joined Arsenal at the age of 8, and broke through into their ...

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Burnley prepare revised bid for Middlesbrough defender

Burnley have made a revised bid for Middlesbrough defender of £12 million after an initial bid for the player was turned down by the Teesside club. The 25 year-old academy graduate, who is the nephew of Middlesbrough owner Steve Gibson, has been a professional at the Riverside since 2010, and has made more than 200 appearances for his home town ...

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Peter Crouch linked with Burnley move

Burnley have been linked with a £500,000 move for veteran striker Peter Crouch. The 37-year old found himself relegated at the end of last season with Stoke City, whose new manager, Gary Rowett, is prepared to listen for offers for the former England international after signing Benik Afobe from Wolves. Burnley manger Sean Dyche wants to bolster his attacking options ...

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