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United interested in Reading teenager

Manchester United are tracking the progress of Reading teenager Danny Loader, who is rapidly building a reputation for himself as one of the best young talents playing outside the Premier League. Loader, who came through the academy system at Reading, his home town club, made 29 appearances for the club last season in all competitions after breaking through to the ...

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United monitoring Leeds midfielder

Manchester United are keeping tabs on Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips. Scouts have been monitoring the 23-year old for some time,  and United assistant manager Mike Phelan was in the stands to watch his performance against Birmingham last weekend. Then coach Kieran McKenna also ran the rule over Phillips in midweek, as he impressed in the midweek draw away to ...

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Football considering introduction of concussion substitutes

Football authorities are considering following the example of Rugby Union and allowing the introduction of concussion substitutes in the game. That is after the University of Glasgow published a study that revealed that ex-players are three and a half times more likely to suffer from neurological diseases like dementia and Alzheimer’s, than players of the same age. In rugby, any ...

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Spurs target West Brom teenager

West Bromwich Albion teenager Nathan Ferguson is one of Tottenham’s major transfer targets for January. Since selling Kieran Trippier to Altético Madrid in the summer, right-back has become a problem position for Mauricio Pochettino, and he is hoping that Ferguson may be the answer to his defensive problem. Scouts from the club have been looking for somebody who can claim ...

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Arsenal may recall Nketiah from Leeds loan

Arsenal are considering recalling Eddie Nketiah from his loan spell with Leeds United. The England under-21 international is spending the season with the Championship promotion hopefuls, but the Gunners are now giving serious consideration to exercise their option to recall him in January, because of his lack of game time at Elland Road. The highly rated Nketiah has scored four ...

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Tomori set for new Chelsea deal

Fikayo Tomori is set to be rewarded for his fine start of the season with Chelsea with a new five year deal. The England under-21 international is another graduate from the Chelsea academy system, and made his name last season on loan with Derby County where he played under Lampard. He was named the Rams’ “Player of the Season” by ...

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Spurs considering Clarke recall

Tottenham Hotspur are considering recalling teenage striker Jack Clarke from his loan spell with Leeds United. The 18 year old winger was signed by Spurs in the summer from Leeds, but was allowed to join the South Yorkshire side back on loan for this season in order to further his development. However, they now have concerns about the arrangement as ...

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Tottenham want Sessegnon twin brother

Less than a month after signing Ryan Sessegnon from Fulham, Tottenham want to go back to the Championship club for his twin brother, Steven. They have already failed with one bid of £3m labelled as derisoryby the West London club, tabled at the same time that they landed his brother for a fee of £25 million on deadline day for ...

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Liverpool set to offer a deal to ex-Middlesbrough goalkeeper

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Liverpool are ready to offer a contract to goalkeeper Andy Lonergan who is a free agent, following the injury that first-choice stopper Alisson suffered in the first-half of their opening day victory against Norwich City on Friday night. Alisson slipped whilst taking a goal kick, and had to be substituted, with former West Ham United keeper Adrian, who only joined ...

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Spurs reject Danny Rose bid

Tottenham turned down a late bid from Watford to sign left-back Danny Rose for £14 million. Rose, who was left out of Spurs’ pre-season tour of Asia so he could explore other options, is free to leave the club, and is now very much surplus to requirements following the arrival on deadline day of Ryan Sessegnon from Fulham for £25 ...

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