Swansea – £5m Naughton bid accepted by Spurs

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Swansea City have had a bid accepted by Tottenham Hotspur for full-back Kyle Naughton according to BBC Sport. The bid appears to signal the end for Welshman Neil Taylor who is a target for Crystal Palace. Kyle Naughton is 26-years-old and began his career with Sheffield United’s youth system. After graduating the academy via a loan with Gretna, he played …

Leicester City – Foxes lead Naughton January race

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Leicester City, who have already spent £9m on a new striker, are set to spend again with Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Naughton the target. According to the Daily Mirror, the Foxes have offered £3m for Naughton who is free to leave White Hart Lane. Kyle Naughton is 26-years-old and he began his career in the Sheffield United youth system. Naughton …

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 …

Jessica Ennis-Hill warns Sheffield United not to re-sign Evans

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Sheffield United clearly have a dilemma on their hands. Do they re-sign Ched Evans and risk losing advocates of the club or do they reject the option to sign a former player? To make their decision tougher, one high profile advocate, Olympian, Jessica Ennis-Hill has revealed to BBC Sport that she wants her name removed from the club stand that was named …

Ched Evans released from prison

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Former Sheffield United footballer, Ched Evans has been released from prison after serving half of his 5 years sentence according to BBC Sport. The 25-year-old was found guilty of rape back in April 2012 and was sentenced to 5 years imprisonment. However, Evans has been released from his sentence early and is now pondering whether to get back into football. Sheffield …

Sheffield United ‘hold talks’ with rapist Ched Evans

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Sheffield United manger Nigel Clough has answered questions from the media today about the future of convicted rapist and striker Ched Evans. Clough spoke to BBC Radio Sheffield that the club’s owners will make the final decision on whether they will re-sign the Welshman. Ched Evans was born in North Wales and had spells with Rhyl and Chester City before beginning …