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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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Cardiff win Wilson race

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Cardiff City won the race to sign Harry Wilson on loan from Liverpool for the rest of the season. They beat off strong competition, with neighbours Swansea City, as well as Nottingham Forest, Derby and Norwich all interested in signing the 23-year old. However, after agreeing a loan fee of £1.2 million, Cardiff have got their man and they are ...

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Host of Championship clubs want Wilson

A host of Championship club want to sign Harry Wilson on loan before Friday’s deadline. The 23-year old has not featured for Liverpool in the Premier League this season and was left out of their squad for the Champions League. He had been heavily linked with a move to Burnley over the summer, but, in the end, talks came to ...

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Middlesbrough interested in Danny Rose

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Danny Rose seems certain to leave Tottenham before the domestic window closes. The left-back has not been issued with a squad number for this season by the Premier League side, did not feature in their Europa League squad, and is widely expected to be excluded from the Premier League squad as well. And with time running out, the England international ...

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FIFA reveals drop in transfer spending

FIFA have released figures for the amount of money spent on clubs worldwide on summer transfers, and it has shown a sharp drop due to the pandemic.  The overall number of transfers was also down. They reveal that US $9.2 billion was spent by clubs worldwide between June 1st and October 5th, the date that most transfer windows closed. That compares ...

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