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Mark Hughes set for the sack at Southampton

Mark Hughes could be set for the sack at Southampton unless his side win their home match against Southampton. The South Coast side have endured a difficult start to the season, and were thrashed 6 – 1 by Manchester City on Sunday. Furthermore, the style of football served-up under Hughes is turgid at best, and his side have scored only ...

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Barcelona linked with move for Willian

Barcelona are ready to make another bid to sign Chelsea winger Willian in the January transfer window. The Catalans made three offers for the Brazilian over the summer, including one that was as high as £55 million, but all were rejected by the Blues. However, according to The Daily Mirror, they are ready to try again, this time offering Chelsea ...

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Manchester City and Chelsea tracking Sunderland starlet

  Both Manchester City and Chelsea are tracking Sunderland midfielder Bali Mumba. Despite the fact that he has just turned 17, Mumba is already attracting attention from some of the biggest clubs in the Premier League, and both teams had scouts at Halifax on Wednesday night to watch him play a big part in Sunderland’s 1 – 0 win in ...

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Everton targeting Palace full-back

Everton have been linked with a move for Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka, as they look for a long-term replacement for Seamus Coleman. The Irishman has just passed his 30th birthday, and although he is still one of the first names on the team sheet for Marco Silva, as he demonstrated with his goal against Brighton on the weekend, he ...

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Raheem Sterling ready to sign new City deal

Raheem Sterling is set to end speculation over his future after news emerged that he has “verbally” agreed a new deal with Manchester City. The 23-year old is in the final two years of his current contract at The Emirates, and with the club and player seemingly at an impasse over an extension, other clubs, including Real Madrid, were beginning ...

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Joe Gomez in line for new Liverpool deal

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Liverpool defender Joe Gomez is set to be handed a lucrative new deal by Liverpool, even though he has got more than three years left on his current contract. Gomez is set to be rewarded for the form this season that has seen him force his way both into the Liverpool and England teams, with a pay packet that is ...

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Wolves track Swedish striker

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Wolves are keen to add to their attacking options and, reportedly, are keeping tracks on Swedish striker Jack Lahne, with Middlesbrough also said to be tracking him. Born in Zambia, Lahne was adopted at an early age and grew up in Sweden, making his debut for his local team IF Brommapojkarna as a 16-year old. He has since gone on ...

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Lascelles signs new Newcastle deal

Good news has been rather thin on the ground for Newcastle fans so far this season. However, there is a now a ray of light to pierce the general gloom that surrounds St. James Park after it was confirmed that the club captain Jamaal Lascelles has signed a new 6 year deal which will keep him at Newcastle until the ...

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Ramsey to leave on a free next summer

Aaron Ramsey will leave Arsenal on a free transfer next season The 27-year old Welshman had complained to journalists last week that he had received no explanation from the club as to why they decided to withdraw the new contract that had been on the table for him. However, that has now changed, with Ramsey being told by the club’s ...

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Dean Smith wants Villa re-union for former midfielder

New Aston Villa manager Dean Smith has identified former midfielder Barry Bannan as one of his top transfer targets for January. The former Villa academy player made 83 appearances for the club between 2008 and 2013 before when he moved to Crystal Palace on a 3 –year deal. His spell in South London though, was not a happy one, and ...

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