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Derby block City move for goalkeeper

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Manchester City’s attempts to sign goalkeeper Scott Carson on a permanent basis are being frustrated by his parent club Derby County. The 35-year old former England international has been on loan at the Etihad for the past two seasons, with the Championship club receiving two instalments of £500,000 a year to cover his wages and loan fee. City want to ...

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Arsenal end Buendia interest

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Arsenal have dropped their interest in Norwich City midfielder Emi Buendia. That is after the Championship club quoted them a price of £40 million for the 24-year-old Argentine. The Gunners are in the market for a creative midfielder, now that the Mesut Ozil saga now finally seeming to be coming to an end, with the German World Cup winner edging ...

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Arsenal want Norwich midfielder

Arsenal want to sign Norwich City midfielder Emi Buendia in the January transfer window, although they have yet to make a formal offer for the 24-year-old. The Premier League side are considering offering a cash-plus player deal for the playmaker, with suggestions that either Joe Willock or Reiss Nelson could be offered in  part-exchange. However, Norwich, who are leading the ...

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Phil Jones in demand

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A number of clubs are interested in signing out of favour Manchester defender Phil Jones in January. They include West Bromwich Albion and Derby County and Burnley could also be interested in mounting a bod if James Tarkowski leaves the club. The 28-year-old is completely out of favour at Old Trafford, having been left out of their Premier League squad ...

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New rules for transfers announced

Given that the Brexit transition period is about to come to an end, and from January 1st players from EU countries will no longer be able to come and live and work in England as they please, new transfer rules have been announced by the FA, the Premier League and the EFL. From January, players will require a Governing Body ...

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Liverpool offered ex-Watford player

Liverpool are being linked with former Watford player Daryl Janmaat. The Dutch international is available on a free transfer, after leaving Vicarage Road in October, following Watford’s relegation to the Championship. But now he could be interesting the Premier League champions who need defensive cover following the news that Joe Gomes is likely to miss a substantial part of the ...

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FIFA wants to curb super agents

FIFA wants to curb the powers of so-called super agents when it comes to transfers. A new set of regulations which is currently at the draft stage   will mean that an agent will only be able to represent one party in a transfer – either the player, the selling, or the buying club – unless all involved agreed they can ...

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Former Arsenal and United striker joins Brighton

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Former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Danny Welbeck has joined Brighton on a one-year deal. The 29-year old was a free agent after terminating his contract with Watford last month. It means that he could be in line to make his debut for his new club against West Bromwich Albion at the Amex Stadium on Monday night. Brighton manager Graham ...

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Southend sign Arsenal midfielder on loan

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Southend United have signed Arsenal midfielder James Olayinka on loan until the end of January. The move went through before the English domestic deadline closed on Friday. However, it was only ratified by the English Football League over the weekend, meaning that Olayinka was not eligible to play for Southend in their home defeat to Cheltenham Town on Saturday afternoon. ...

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Liverpool midfielder joins Barnsley

Liverpool sold midfielder Herbie Kane to Barnsley for £1.25 on transfer domestic day deadline. There was strong interest from Hull and Portsmouth, and Luton Town were also monitoring his situation, but in the end it was Barnsley who were determined to sign him, despite the fact that they do not have a permanent manager at the moment. Kane began his ...

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