Holtby leaves Spurs

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Lewis Holtby has once again left White Hart Lane on loan to pastures new. The German born midfielder has struggled to make a statement since joining from Schalke in 2013. A loan move to Fulham at the end of last season ended badly after Holtby couldn’t help the London club keep their heads above water and Fulham were duly relegated. …

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Fulham hunt three new bodies before 11pm deadline

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Fulham are in talks to sign three new players before the 11pm transfer window deadline this evening. According to Sky Sports News HQ they are interested in Jermaine Beckford from Bolton Wanderers, Mark Hudson from Cardiff City and Matt Smith from Leeds United. Jermaine Beckford is a Jamaican international striker who is vastly experienced in the Championship has also played …

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Hull City complete signing of Abel Hernandez

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Hull City have completed the signing of Abel Hernandez for an undisclosed fee, said to be around £9.5m from Palermo. NEW SIGNING: We are delighted to have completed the signing of Abel Hernandez from Serie A side Palermo #UTT pic.twitter.com/sZ2NV4N4IK — Hull City Official (@HullCity) September 1, 2014 The Uruguayan international is a club record transfer and will be seen …

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Everton tempted by Rolando deal?

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Everton have been heavily linked to a number of players today: Ron Vlaar, Tom Cleverley and Ryan Shawcross. Now it seems Roberto Martinez may be after €10m rated Rolando to bolster his centre-back options. The Daily Mirror are reporting that the 29-year-old Porto defender could be making his way to the Premier League before the 11pm deadline this evening. Rolando …

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Bart Simpson signs for Zenit St. Petersburg

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  Zenit St. Petersburg of Russia have agreed a deal to sign Bart Simpson on deadline day. Andre Villas-Boas unveiled his new signing today who joined from 20th Century Fox and will wear the number 87 shirt. In a humorous video that can be found by following this link, Bart Simpson arrives in Moscow airport, undergoes a medical, signs his contract …

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Arsenal ready to make a shock bid for Marco Reus

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Despite claims that Arsenal are not active in today’s transfer deadline day; reports are circulating that the Gunners are ready to launch a £40m bid for German and Borussia Dortmund play-maker, Marco Reus. Ideally, Arsenal fans will want to see a striker enter the doors of the Emirates, however, its Reus who has been tipped to join the Gunners on …

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Sergio Canales set for Aston Villa deadline day move

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A deal that has got me all excited today is the recent news that Aston Villa have lodged an official bid to bring 23-year-old Spaniard Sergio Canales to the Premier League. The attacking midfielder joined Real Sociedad in January this year from Valencia for €3.5m but now could be heading for the Midlands. BBC Sport are reporting the potential transfer …

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Have Arsenal just thrown away a top 4 finish?

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Once again there are a number of deflated Arsenal fans this summer after a anti-climatic transfer deadline day thus far. A side who are in desperate need of at least a striker, early this afternoon suggested that they would not be participating in today’s transfer deadline day. A statement that shocked Gunners fans, have Arsenal and Arsene Wenger just thrown …

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Chelsea’s Petr Cech to stay or go?

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Jose Mourinho has made his feelings clear about who is his number 1 keeper at Stamford Bridge this season. He has picked Thibaut Courtois, who spent 3 seasons on loan at La Liga club Atlético Madrid playing 111 league games. Now though, despite Mourinho confirming Petr Cech is going to remain at Chelsea, will their 10 year veteran be off …

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Saphir Taider’s loan with Southampton terminated

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Southampton have been dealt a blow as Saphir Taider, who joined on loan just three weeks ago from Inter Milan, has returned to the club. The Saints terminated his loan at St Mary’s Stadium after he apparently failed to settle to life in England. Football Italia confirmed that even though the loan was part of the agreement to send striker Dani …

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Andre Ayew mulls over QPR, Hull or Swansea move

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24-year-old Marseille winger Andre Ayew is reportedly in talks with QPR, Hull City and Swansea City over a Premier League switch. The Ghanian international was originally linked to Hull but it seems that the player himself does not fancy a move to the North-East. It is now thought Swansea City and QPR will fight it out for his services as …

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No signings for Arsenal – #WengerOut already trending

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A transfer window that started with such optimism for Arsenal fans seems now about to crash land with supporters already calling for the head of the manager. With ex players, pundits and bloggers calling for a defensive midfielder, centre back coverage and a striker to replace the injured Giroud, it now seems likely that Arsenal will not be making any more …

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Real Madrid complete Javier Hernandez loan deal

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Manchester United have confirmed on Twitter that they have loaned Mexican forward Javier Hernandez to Real Madrid for the season. This comes as they agreed a deal for Colombia striker Radamel Falcao to join Manchester United on loan from AS Monaco The Old Trafford club confirmed that the loan swap will also have a ‘first-option’ clause on it which allows Los …

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Tom Cleverley to Everton or Aston Villa?

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Deadline day is hotting up and one player heavily linked with a move away from Old Trafford is midfielder Tom Cleverley. The 25-year-old is set for one of two destinations, either Everton or Aston Villa. Tom Cleverley is a much maligned figure at Manchester United, many believing he is not up to the standards the club are looking for. However, …

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Five deadline day predictions! Featuring Man Utd & Arsenal

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  Deadline day is once again upon us! The twice a year occasion where all football fans are glued to the television, the radio and social media in the hope their club sign a fantastic player late on. Well with around 10 hours to go, here is my predictions for the rest of deadline day:   Manchester United sign big …

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Burnley complete George Boyd deal

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Burnley have today announced the signing of George Boyd from Hull City. The winger/attacking midfielder joins for an officially undisclosed fee but it is thought to be around £3m. George Boyd will wear the number 21 shirt for Burnley after completing his medical, something that he has failed in previous season due to an eye condition. Boyd played 43 league …

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Suarez spotted at Liverpool training ground!

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Luis Suarez was pictured at Liverpool’s training ground, Melwood. However, before Liverpool fans get excited about the former striker joining back again, Suarez was just there to say a final goodbye to his team-mates whilst also picking up his final belongings as he looks to finalise his personal move to Spain. Steven Gerrard uploaded this picture on Instagram showing the …

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Liverpool tracking former Barcelona keeper

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Liverpool are tracking former Barcelona keeper, Victor Valdes and are ready to bring in the Spanish keeper to Anfield. Reports from the Daily Mail suggest that Liverpool are ready to bring in a keeper to cover Simon Mignolet after the Reds missed out on Alex Mccarthy who joined QPR for £6m last week. Valdes is currently injured and would be out …

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Southampton closing in on Alderweireld and chasing Redmond

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Southampton are closing in on a move for Atletico Madrid and Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld. According to Saints boss, Ronald Koeman, a deal is close to being agreed for the defender, which looks to be a season long loan according to Sky Sports News HQ. Meanwhile, Southampton are said said to also be tracking another attacking player to make up for …

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