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Fulham told to pay £25 million to sign Swansea defender Alfie Mawson

Fulham have held preliminary discussions with Swansea City about the transfer of their England under-21 international defender Alfie Mawson. The 24-year old Hillingdon-born player was a bright loan for Swansea in what was otherwise  a disappointing relegation season for them last time out, and has been linked with a return to the Premier League with a number of clubs, including ...

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Premier League rivals eye moves for Danny Ings

Crystal Palace are among the clubs interested in signing Liverpool striker Danny Ings, with Leicester City, Newcastle United and Southampton all said to be in the hunt for the 26-year old as well. According to The Guardian, Ings, who has resisted moves away from Anfield in previous transfer windows has reluctantly conceded that, if he wants regular first-team football, then ...

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QPR slapped with transfer ban over FFP breach

Queens Park Rangers have been handed a transfer ban which prohibits them signing any new players until January, as part of a settlement deal with the EFL (English Football League), having been found guilty of breaching the regulations surrounding FFP (Financial Fair Play). The case actually dates back to the 2010 -2011 season when QPR spent large sums of money ...

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Aston Villa complete first signing since new takeover

Aston Villa have completed the loan signing of Atlético Madrid goalkeeper Andre Moreira o loan for the rest of the season. The news will delight Villa fans who will reflect on what a difference a week can make. Little more than 8 days ago the club seemed to be facing a bleak future, as they struggled to raise funds to ...

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Everton flop completes move to Werder Bremen

Everton flop Davy Klassen has completed a move to Bundesliga side Werder Bremen, barely a year after arriving at Goodison Park. Former Ajax captain Klassen was signed by his compatriot Ronald Koeman when he was in charge of the Merseyside club, but failed to establish himself in the Premier League, and only made seven Premier League appearances and eight Europa ...

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Newcastle agree deal for Japanese striker

Newcastle United have agreed a deal to sign 26-year old Japanese striker Yoshinori Muto, currently playing in the Bundesliga for Mainz. Muto, who has 25 international caps for Japan was part of their squad for this year’s World Cup, although his active participation was limited to their last group game when they were beaten by a Poland by a single ...

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Crystal Palace submit a formal bid for Roma midfielder Maxime Gonalons

Crystal Palace have submitted a formal offer to Roma for defensive midfielder Maxime Gonalons. According to tuttomercataoweb Palace have offered €10 million (£8.9 million) for the 29-year old defensive midfielder, as Roy Hodgson looks to strengthen his midfield, depleted following the departure of Yohan Cabaye, who joined Arabian Gulf League side Al Nasr on a free transfer, and Ruben Loftus-Cheek ...

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Rangers close in on 11th summer signing

Steven Gerrard is expected to make his 11th summer signing of the transfer window with a deal to take Manchester City defender Kean Bryan to Ibrox said to be close. 21-year old Bryan, who has been capped by England up to under-20 level, is highly regarded and, according to The Scottish Sun, was once tipped as a future star by ...

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A Guide to UEFA Nation’s League

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At a time when international breaks are widely seen as unwanted, tedious and potentially dangerous breaks from the ongoing domestic season, UEFA has devised a plan to put international football back on the agenda. It is one of the biggest shake up of international football on the continent in decades and one that is already proving to be divisive. There ...

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Wolves to sign Atletico Madrid defender on season-long loan

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Wolves are expected to add to their squad ahead of their first season back in the Premier League by signing Atletico Madrid full-back Jonny Castro on a season-long loan. 24-year old Castro signed for Atletico from fellow La Liga club Celta Vigo earlier this week for £5 million (€6 million) reports The Sun, and now the Madrid club have immediately ...

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