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Fulham boss two games from the sack

Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic could soon earn the unwanted distinction of being the first Premier League manager to lose his job this season. That is according to The Daily Mirror who report that the 50-year old Serb is under pressure following Saturday’s  4 – 2 defeat away at Cardiff which saw the West London side drop into the bottom three. ...

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Manchester United launch internal mole hunt

Manchester United are to launch an internal mole hunt after their entire starting line-up for their Saturday lunchtime clash was leaked to social media on the morning of the match, despite only players and backroom staff being aware of the actual names that would appear on the team sheet. That is according to The Daily Mail, who report that manager ...

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West Ham summer signing faces lengthy injury lay-off

West Ham have been dealt a blow with the news that summer signing Andriy Yarmolenko could be set to miss six months of the season after sustaining an injury against Tottenham at the weekend. Yarmolenko, a £22 million capture from Borussia Dortmund fell to the ground in agony mid-way through the first half, with no other players in the vicinity ...

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Liverpool striker linked with shock move to Everton

Liverpool striker Divock Origi has been linked with a shock move across Merseyside to city rivals Everton in the January window. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that Origi could be sold in January, having failed to secure a move away from Anfield in the summer. The 23-year old Belgian international, who arrived from French side Lille ...

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Tottenham want to sign Barcelona flop

  Tottenham are considering a January bid for Brazilian winger Malcom. The 21-year old only joined Barcelona from French side Bordeaux in July, having signed on a five-year deal. However, he has quickly becoming frustrated with his lack of opportunities at the Camp Nou, with his playing time this season limited so far to a total of 25 minutes. And, ...

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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


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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