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Solskjaer set to be handed transfer kitty of £50 million

Manchester United interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is set to be handed a transfer kitty of £50 million to spend in the January window. The Norwegian, who was appointed until the end of the season on Wednesday after the sacking of Jose Mourinho the previous day has been given the green light, according to ESPN to strengthen the squad when ...

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Jeff Hendrick signs Burnley contract extension

Irish international Jeff Hendrick has signed a one year contract extension with Burnley. The 26-year old’ current deal was due to expire at the end of the current season but the Turf Moor club have now activated a clause which will see him stay in Lancashire until the summer of 2020. A graduate of the Derby County academy, Hendrick made ...

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Spurs short of transfer funds for January

Spurs fans hoping for meaningful transfer activity in January may be disappointed. Tottenham notoriously were the old side in Europe’s top five leagues not to buy any new players in the summer window. Supporters were hoping that with their side going well in the league, progressing in the Champions League and having reached the semi-final of the Carabao Cup, that ...

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Liverpool to wait until January to decide Solanke future

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Liverpool are going to wait until the January transfer window opens before deciding what to do with striker Dominic Solanke. The England under-21 international, who arrived at Anfield from Chelsea last summer has fallen way down the pecking order this season, and has not even made the bench for any of their Premier League fixtures. He has been linked with ...

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Spurs extend Vertonghen contract

Tottenham have exercised an option to extend Jan Vertonghen’s contract with the club for a further year. The 31-year old defender was out of contract next summer, but the club have protected their investment by prolonging his stay until June 2020, reports The BBC. He is just the latest player to sign new contracts with the club – Harry Kane, ...

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Chelsea confirm interest in Callum Wilson

Chelsea’s interest in Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson has been confirmed by assistant manager Gianfranco Zola. The Stamford Bridge club have long been linked with a bid for a new striker in January, with Alvaro Morata mis-firing, and Olivier Giroud on a short-term contract, and now their interest in 26-year old Wilson, who broke through to the England team last month, ...

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Are United ready to write-off two seasons?

Former Manchester United midfielder Darren Fletcher believes the club’s decision to appoint an interim manager for the rest of the season looks like affecting their chances of competing at the top level for the rest of this season and the next. Former United strike Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to be confirmed as interim manager today after a website post ...

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Chelsea defender linked with Barcelona move

Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen could be heading for Barcelona in January, according to The Daily Mirror. The 22-year old Danish international was a regular in the starting line-up under Antonio Conté, but, like a number of players at Stamford Bridge, finds himself on the fringes of new man Maurizio Sarri’s plans, and could be ready to move away if the ...

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Manchester United trigger Martial extension

Manchester United have triggered an option in Anthony Martial’s contract which allows them to extend his stay at Old Trafford by a further year to 2020. However, for United fans who are ready to celebrate the good news, their enthusiasm should be tempered by the news that hopes of a more permanent long-term deal for the French international seem distant, ...

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Wilshere could miss the rest of the season

West Ham midfielder jack Wilshere could be set to miss the rest of the season with an ankle injury. The 26-year old only joined West Ham in the summer, but now the injury problems that have blighted so much of his career seemed to have returned to haunt him, having made just 5 Premier League appearances for the club. He ...

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