Cardiff City – Three new signings on Deadline Day!

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Championship strugglers Cardiff City have announced their fifth, sixth and seventh January signings this evening as League One top goalscorer Eoin Doyle completes his transfer with Conor McAleny and Matthew Kennedy joining from Everton. Cardiff confirmed the move for Doyle on their official website. The former Chesterfield striker has netted 25 goals in all competitions this season. The 26-year-old Irishman …

Tottenham Hotspur – Dele Alli joins Spurs for £5m

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Tottenham Hotspur have won the race to MK Don’s teenage starlet, Dele Alli. The fee is understood to be around £5m according to Sky Sports News HQ. Dele Alli began his career with City Colts but the Milton Keynes born midfielder was spotted by the MK Dons academy and snapped up. After graduating the youth system, Alli made his Dons …

Liverpool – Rickie Lambert rejects Aston Villa move

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It seems like Liverpool will keep hold of Rickie Lambert this January after it’s reported he has rejected a move to Aston Villa. James Pearce of the Liverpool Echo has tweeted that a deal for Lambert now is incredibly unlikely. Rickie Lambert is 32-years-old and is a boyhood Liverpool fan so it seems he wasn’t willing to move away from …

Ched Evans agrees deal with Oldham Athletic

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One of the most controversial moves in recent football history is set to take place as League One club Oldham Athletic agree a contract with convicted rapist Ched Evans. According to BBC Sport the deal is set to be announced. Oldham Athletic’s sponsor, Verlin Rainwater Solutions, have ended their association with the club as they were told to prepare for …

Capital One Cup Semi-Final ties decided!

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Liverpool, Chelsea, Sheffield United and Tottenham Hotspur are the four clubs who will be making up the Capital One Cup Semi-Finals when they take place in January. The two legged fixtures could see League One club Sheffield United reach a major Wembley final against either Liverpool or Chelsea. On Tuesday evening, Derby hosted Chelsea as the Championship high flyers took …

Steve Cook – Hunted by Palace, Leicester & West Brom

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Bournemouth have a defensive gem in the form of 23-year-old Steve Cook. His rise to prominence has attracted the interest of a number of clubs with the London Evening Standard believing Leicester City, Crystal Palace and West Bromwich Albion all want him. Steve Cook began his career with the Brighton & Hove Albion youth academy and graduated to their first …

Newcastle United winning race for Burnley star?

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Burnley were promoted to the Premier League last season in large part thanks to the goals of Danny Ings, their England Under-21 striker. Now the Daily Mirror believe that Newcastle United will swoop for Ings, whose contracts expires at the end of the 2014/15 season. Danny Ings was born in Hampshire and began his career with Bournemouth on the South …

England – Does QPR’s Charlie Austin deserve a call?

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In July I labelled QPR striker Charlie Austin as one of my players to watch moving up to the Premier League from the Championship this season. Well so far he has done a pretty good job of it with 6 goals in 10 Premier League games, something that his teammate Joey Barton thinks, deserves a call up to Roy Hodgson’s England …

Former Liverpool man Dossena joins Leyton Orient!

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Former Liverpool, Sunderland and Napoli defender, Andrea Dossena, has made the shock switch to League One side Leyton Orient. The club announced the capturing of the free agent on their official website and twitter today. Andrea Dossena, now 33-years-old, began his career with Verona in Italy and played for Treviso and Udinese before joining Liverpool in July 2008 for around …

Everton boss Roberto Martinez set for Italian move?

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Roberto Martinez is one of the hottest prospects in football management and at only 41-years of age, he has a long future ahead of him. Martinez was thought to have been considered for the Barcelona job after the Spanish giants were impressed with his performances at Swansea City, Wigan Athletic and most recently Everton. The Daily Mirror understand the Spaniard now …

Liverpool update – Adam Lallana: best still to come

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Liverpool spent heavily in the summer transfer window following the sale of Luis Suarez to Barcelona. This campaign was supposed to be a successful one as the club finished second in the Premier League last season, however things haven’t go so smoothly so far as the Reds sit in 7th with just 14 points from 9 games. Now Adam Lallana, …

Kenny Jacket wins Championship Manager of the month for Wolves

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Wolves manager, Kenny Jacket has won “Manager of the Month” after his sides impressive start to the Championship season last month. Impressively, Wolves who were promoted from League One last season defeated all three of the relegated Premier League sides 1-0 as part of their first 6 games in August. Jackett’s Wolves picked up where they left off in May, …