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United begin background checks on Grealish

Manchester United have begun background checks on Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish, ahead of a possible move for him in the summer. The 24 year old is one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s main transfer targets, and had been enjoying a fine season for Villa, despite their lowly position in the Premier League, with nine goals and eight assists in 31 ...

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Grealish transfer could be off.

The proposed move of Jack Grealish to Manchester United in the summer could be off, after the Aston Villa captain was involved in a high profile incident over the weekend. The 24 year old, like many public figures, had posted a social media message to fans, exhorting them to stay at home and protect the NHS. However, he then promptly ...

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Drinkwater future again in doubt

Danny Drinkwater’s future is again in doubt after he was sent home following a training ground incident. The Chelsea midfielder joined Aston Villa on loan in January, and was taking part in a training session for those players who were not involved in the club’s 4 – 0 defeat at Leicester City on Monday night. He and winger Jota became ...

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United to pay £70 million for Grealish

Manchester United are prepared to pay up to £70 million for Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish. The 24 year old has been in excellent form for his club this season, scoring 9 goals and providing 8 assists in a struggling side, but, having chosen to stay loyal to them in January to aid them in their relegation fight, seems certain ...

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United ready to make Grealish bumper offer

Manchester United have identified Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish and are ready to make him a bumper offer in the summer. Grealish has been one of the bright lights for Villa ini what has been a difficult first season back in the Premier League, and is widely expected to leave them at the end of the summer, whether they succeed ...

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Drinkwater told to shape up

Chelsea loanee Danny Drinkwater has been told to shape up by Denis Smith, the Aston Villa boss. The 29 year old joined Villa on loan in January, but has been subbed off in every game he has played for them, lasting an average of 65 minutes on purpose. That seems to be down to a fitness issue and the lack ...

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Former Liverpool goalkeeper set to join Villa

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Former Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Raina is set to sign for Aston Villa for the rest of the season. The 37 year old is currently with AC Milan but they are allowing him to leave to join the Midlands club, who are in need of goalkeeping cover after number one Tom Heaton was ruled out for the rest of the current ...

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Drinkwater moves to Villa

Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater has moved to Aston Villa on loan. The 29 year old spent the first half of the season on loan with Burnley, but failed to make an impression at Turf Moor, starting just one Premier League game for the Lancashire club having injured his ankle in an incident outside a Manchester nightclub in September.  He also ...

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Lampard admits Giroud could leave

The speculation about the future of Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has hotted-up after his manager Frank Lampard, having previously stating he wanted to keep the World Cup winner at Stamford Bridge, finally admitted he could leave. Speaking after their FA Cup victory over Nottingham Forest on Sunday, where Giroud was an unused sub, Lampard said “If the conditions are that ...

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Drinkwater re-joins Chelsea

Danny Drinkwater has returned to Chelsea after his loan spell at Burnley came to an end. The former England midfielder moved to the Lancashire club in August hoping to resurrect his career, after making just five Premier League starts at Stamford bridge since his £35 million move from Leicester City in 2017. However, an incident outside a Manchester nightclub in ...

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