Norwich City – £2m Craig Noone bid rejected

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Promotion chasers Norwich City have had a £2m bid for Cardiff City winger Craig Noone rejected. BBC Wales Sport tweeted the news that Cardiff actually want £5m before they consider selling Noone to Norwich. Craig Noone has been a regular in the Cardiff City line up this season after being a star turn during the Bluebirds Premier League campaign in …

Norwich City – Dorrans and Noone hunted on Deadline Day

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Championship promotion chaser Norwich City have set to add two solid signings to their squad before the end of deadline day. According to reports on Twitter, Cardiff’s Craig Noone is a major wing target whilst Sky Sports confirmed Norwich outbid Burnley for Graham Dorrans. Craig Noone is 27-years-old and the former roofer from Liverpool is currently one of Cardiff City’s …

Tottenham Hotspur – Kane offered new long contract

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Tottenham Hotspur fans will be delighted to hear that starlet Harry Kane will be offered a new long term contract. According to The Sun he is set to sign the deal as soon as possible. Harry Kane is a product of Tottenham Hotspur’s youth system. He graduated their youth academy and spent time in League One and the Championship with …

Swansea – Swans hunting defender Martin Olsson

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Swansea City received £28m for the signature of Wilfried Bony this January and now they look set to spend £4m of it on a new left-back, Martin Olsson. The Daily Express believe the Swans will look to tie up the deal as Neil Taylor is preparing to move on from South Wales. Martin Olsson is just 26-years-old but is already …

Guttuso applies for Hamilton job

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Gennaro Gattuso has revealed he has applied for the vacant Hamilton job in the Scottish Premier League. The vacancy has come about after player/manager, Alex Neil decided to depart the club after being offered a contract by Championship side, Norwich City. The 37-year-old Italian spent 14 months in Scotland with Rangers, leaving Ibrox for Salernitana in 1998. Capped 73 times, …

Swansea City – Welsh side interested in this Championship full-back

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Swansea City are eyeing up a move for a full back to help bring cover and competition for Neil Taylor. Since the departure on Ben Davies last season, Taylor has had to hold the forte on the left wing. The Swans are said to be interested in 2 full backs according to reports from the Pink’un, Tottenham’s Kyle Naughton and …

Sebastian Bassong returns to Norwich City

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Norwich City have welcomed back defender and former club captain, Sebastian Bassong from his loan spell at Watford, reports from the Pink’un have confirmed. New Norwich City boss, Alex Neil has opened up his arms and welcomed back “ousted” defender, Sebastian Bassong. The Cameroon international was deemed surplus to requirements under Neil Adams, but his successor has given Bassong a …

5 Championship starlets who could join the Premier League

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The Championship is blessed with a number of starlets who take to the field each week, but will these 5 gems be snapped up by bigger fish? 1.Bakary Sako has been a sensation for the newly promoted Wolves this season. 7 goals to his name and a constant threat in attacking areas, Kenny Jackett will have to be ready to …

Norwich City closing in on Alex Neil?

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One Neil out and another one in? Hamilton Academical manager, Alex Neil has been in Norwich to talk to the City board over a possible move to Carrow Road. Hamilton vice-chairman, Ronnie Macdonald told the Pink’un “Further to an official approach by Norwich City, permission was granted for our manager Alex Neil to meet the Norwich board.” A relatively unknown …

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 …

Everton and Crystal Palace after England keeper

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Premier League duo, Everton and Crystal Palace are rumoured to be interested in England and Norwich City goalkeeper, John Ruddy. Ruddy, 28, has been a key figure in the Canaries success of late and helped guide them to the Premier League where they stayed for 3 years, however, last seasons relegation opened up speculation suggesting Ruddy would leave Carrow Road. …

Liverpool are chasing this England U21 starlet

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Brendan Rodgers is reportedly keeping tabs on England U21 and Norwich City starlet, Nathan Redmond according to the Pink’un. A rumoured bid of £10m is said to be in the offing, but will it turn into reality in January? Redmond was in the limelight over the summer with rumours circulating the former Birmingham City winger that he was subject to bids from …

Wigan appoint controversial Malky Mackay as manager

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Wigan Athletic have today confirmed that Malky Mackay will be the club’s new manager, this is despite an ongoing investigation by the FA into alleged racial text messages sent by him during Mackay’s time in charge of Cardiff City. Malky Mackay is 42-years-old and the Scottish born manager had a full career as a defender playing in Scotland and England for …