Brighton – Sami Hyypia resigns as manager

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Brighton and Hove Albion boss Sami Hyypia today offered his resignation from the South Coast club. His offer was accepted by the side’s board who “reluctantly accepted” according to a statement on the Brighton website. 41-year-old Sami Hyypia joined Brighton in June 2014 and took charge of 26 games since the beginning of the season. However Hyypia only won 6 …

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Aston Villa – Spurs want left-back Cissokho

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Aston Villa’s hopes of keeping left-back Aly Cissokho has been dealt a blow after Tottenham Hotspur and Napoli step up their interest in the Frenchman. The Daily Mirror report that despite the transfer to bring him to the Midlands only happened in the summer, Cissokho has now garnered a wide interest. Aly Cissokho is 27-years-old and moved around youth academies before …

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United, Arsenal and Liverpool all chasing Madrid ace

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Premier League trio, Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool are all said to be chasing Real Madrid full back, Fabio Coentrao according to the Express. The Portuguese international is deemed surplus to requirements at the Bernabeu and is set to be sold or loaned out during the January transfer window in the new year. Coentrao has a wealth of experience at the …

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Liverpool – “It is hard” for Mignolet says Howard of Everton

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers made the big decision to drop goalkeeper Simon Mignolet last weekend for Liverpool’s major Premier League clash with Manchester United. Brad Jones was chosen instead but could not prevent the 3-0 thumping by long time rivals United, Jones though improving in the 3-1 midweek victory over Bournemouth. Simon Mignolet joined Liverpool in June 2013 for £9m. …

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Liverpool – Fabian Delph on Reds shopping list?

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Steven Gerrard is perhaps the greatest player ever to pull on a Liverpool jersey. The dedicated and loyal Reds captain though is getting on a bit meaning the club must look for a longer term replacement. The Daily Mirror think Aston Villa’s Fabian Delph could be the perfect man. 25-year-old Fabian Delph began in the Bradford City youth academy before …

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Liverpool – Karim Benzema targeted again!

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Liverpool and Karim Benzema can’t seem to shake the link from each other. Over the summer, the Reds were consistently linked with Benzema until he signed a new contract with Real Madrid but the Daily Express understand Liverpool may now bid in January. 27-year-old Karim Benzema began his youth career in his native France with the Lyon academy. He graduated …

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“Sterling is the perfect for Liverpool” says Gerrard

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Raheem Sterling is a perfect fit for Liverpool, that’s according to Reds captain, Steven Gerrard. The 20-year-old is said to be in talks with the club over a longer and more illustrious deal to keep him at the club. However, nothing has yet been agreed but Gerrard believes Anfield is the right place for Sterling. Speaking to Sky Sports, Gerrard said, …

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Premier League duo to fight over Martinez

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Premier League duo, Tottenham and Liverpool are said to be scrapping over the signing, Jackson Martinez. The Porto striker has been labelled as a huge talent and the Colombian has proved himself in Portugal, Europe and the World stage. With both sides eager to bolster their attacking options, it will be a fight for the Porto man according to the Metro. …

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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 …

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Liverpool – Rafa Benitez has been offered Reds job?

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Liverpool’s season has not exactly gone to plan following the successes of 2013/14. The aim was to push on after a 2nd place in the Premier League and make an impact in the Champions League, they sit in 11th in the Premier League whilst being dumped out of the later in the group stages. Talk has intensified that Brendan Rodgers’ …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Jackson Martinez a major target

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Tottenham Hotspur are thought to be desperate to take Europe wide target Jackson Martinez in January and are willing to sell Emmanuel Adebayor and Roberto Soldado to make it happen. The Daily Express believe they will be forced to pay around £40m for Martinez’s services. Jackson Martinez is a Colombian born striker who began his career with Independiente Medellin in …

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Liverpool – Sturridge heads to Boston for rehab

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Liverpool’s season has been one of turmoil for the Anfield faithful who has seen their club significantly fail to build of the successes of 2013/14. Now though they have been handed a boost as BBC Sport report Daniel Sturridge is heading to Boston for final rehab on his injury. The England international will spend Christmas across the pond in a …

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Liverpool defender faces month on sidelines

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Liverpool defender, Glen Johnson faces a month on the sidelines after sustaining a groin injury during Liverpool’s 3-0 defeat at Manchester United according to reports from Sky Sports. The full-back was replaced during the first half by Kolo Toure and it looks as if the England defender has suffered a muscle tear. Johnson, who is out of contract in June has …

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Liverpool – Goalkeeper Ochoa set for Anfield?

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers made a major decision on the weekend when he dropped number 1 goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. The mighty clash against Manchester United saw back-up Brad Jones between the sticks for the fixture and seemingly showed Rodgers to be hunting for a replacement. According to the Daily Express, Liverpool have found a new keeper and that man is …

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Liverpool – Frank De Boer wants Anfield job

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Liverpool’s 2014/15 campaign was supposed to be one of building upon the successes of last season’s 2nd place and return to the Champions League. However last week Liverpool were eliminated from the Champions League and on Sunday they were taken apart by Manchester United in a 3-0 defeat. Now according to the Daily Mirror, with pressure growing on manager Brendan …

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Reading – Steve Clarke appointed new manager

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Earlier today we reported how Reading Football Club had sacked manager Nigel Adkins. Now, the side have announced the appointment of a new boss, Steve Clarke. A move that will surely please the Reading faithful. Nigel Adkins was sacked following a 6-1 decimation by Birmingham City on the weekend. That result left Reading in 16th place in the Championship, taking …

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Rodgers identifies Mignolet replacement in John Ruddy

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Norwich City fans will be hoping this is merely speculation, but Brendan Rodgers is said to have lined up his replacement for Simon Mignolet and it comes in the form of John Ruddy. Mignolet has been dropped “indefinitely” by Rodgers after a handful of uninspiring performances. With Brad Jones now the only other recognised keeper, Liverpool will be hunting down …

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Liverpool – “Please sign Bony” says icon Carragher

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Liverpool’s season took another turn for the worst on Sunday as Manchester United pummelled them 3-0 at Old Trafford. The major clash is a must win for both sides by this time the success was with the Red Devils as Liverpool failed to find the net once again, the same week after being eliminated from the Champions League. The Daily …

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Liverpool – Gerrard to the MLS looking more likely

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Steven Gerrard is one of the greatest players ever to pull on the Liverpool jersey, however talk is continuing that his spell at Anfield may be coming to an end. According to the Daily Mirror, an end of season switch to America could be a likely move. Steven Gerrard is 34-years-old and began his career with Liverpool all the way …

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Torres to remain at Milan despite whispers of Liverpool interest

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Fernando Torres is set to remain a A.C. Milan player despite speculation insisting that the striker is set to re-join the Premier League. Torres joined Milan in the summer on a two-year loan move from Chelsea after struggling to emulate his form at Liverpool and Atletico Madrid. The £50m striker has only managed 1 goal in 10 matches for the Rossoneri …

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