West Ham – Hammers to bid £8m for Gomis

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West Ham are reportedly lining up an £8m bid for Swansea City striker, Bafetimbi Gomis according to Shoot. Lacking in first team experiences, Gomis is looking for a move away from the Liberty stadium. Meanwhile, high flying West Ham are continuing their search for strikers to strengthen their attacking forces and they have identified Gomis as a potential target. With …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Soldado finally to leave Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur fans certainly have mixed views on their high profile “flop” Roberto Soldado. Some think the Spaniard has improved whilst others want him out and now it seems that he has an escape route with the Daily Mirror linking him to Germany. Soldado began his career with Real Madrid’s academy and featured for their Castilla side before making 16 …

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Manchester United – Fletcher to leave, but where?

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Manchester United are set to allow Scottish international Darren Fletcher leave Old Trafford as Sky Sports understand both Valencia and West Ham United want the midfielder. Darren Fletcher is 30-years-old and has never played for a club other than Manchester United since joining in 1995 as a youth player. In 2003 they graduated their academy and the midfielder has since …

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Aston Villa set to snap up Valencia star

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Aston Villa have finalised a deal to sign La Liga and Valencia midfielder, Carles Gil for a fee said to be around £3.2m according to BBC Sport. According to reports, Lambert is said to be a big fan of the attacking midfielder and if the deal goes through accordingly, then the Spaniard could start against Liverpool on Saturday. With just …

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Manchester United – Otamendi or Hummels?

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Manchester United are openly in pursuit of a new centre-back, Louis Van Gaal’s boys being in trouble at the back due to injures and suspensions this campaign. A long running target has been Borussia Dortmund’s Mats Hummels but according to the Daily Express, Valencia’s Nicolas Otamendi is another aim in January. Nicolas Otamendi is 26-years-old and the 18 capped Argentinean …

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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 – Spurs set for January mega spend!

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season has not exactly gone to plan so far. On Saturday they could only muster a 0-0 bore draw with Crystal Palace as they sought to recover from their 3-0 midweek decimation by Premier League leaders Chelsea. Now, according to the Daily Mirror, Spurs are set to spend big in January to improve their stumbling squad. Manager Mauricio …

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Can West Ham challenge the big four?

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A quiet look at the Premier League table will cause a few double takes to most fans as they see the likes of Southampton and West Ham occupying positions in the top 4; whilst Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool slump out of the Champions League qualification spots. Albeit, early in the season, West Ham have shown a complete turn around …

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Manchester United’s Juan Mata back off to Spain?

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  Is Manchester United playmaker, Juan Mata set to leave the club and return to former Spanish club, Valencia? Well, that is the view of the Daily Star who have suggested that Valencia are weighing up a loan move for the Spaniard in January before they splash out £30m on securing the services of their former star. Mata has only recently joined …

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Manchester United lining up £40m bid for defender

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Manchester United are said to be lining up a huge £40m bid for Argentinian international, Nicolas Otamendi. Currently on the books at Valencia, Otamendi was loaned out last season to Brazilian side, Atletico Mineiro. However, this season he has been regarded as a first team player for the Los Che and has since been drawing the plaudits after some impressive performances. …

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WATCH – Has Valencia scored the goal of the season already?

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Has Enner Valencia already scored one of the goals of the season? The Ecuadorian striker was making his  full debut for West Ham United in last nights clash against Hull City, a game which ended 2-2. A tie that was inundated with excitement, goals, chances, goal-line clearances and more; it was capped off by this scintillating strike from Valencia who …

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Valencia try to hang on to Chelsea & Arsenal target

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Valencia are desperately trying to offer young forward Paco Alcácer a new contract after he broke into the full Spanish side. TalkSport believe they are in competition with Chelsea and Arsenal to keep hold of their new star. The 21-year-old number 9 has been at Valencia since 2005 and has recently shot to fame. In 2012/13 Alcácer played 20 times …

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Alvaro Negredo booed off at Valencia unveiling

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Alvaro Negredo made a late deadline day move to Valencia on Monday evening but The Independent have reported how he was booed at his unveiling. The 29-year-old joined on an initial season-long loan deal that contains a clause which means Valencia will be obliged to purchase him for €27m. Negredo was shown off to 11,000 fans at Valencia’s Mestalla stadium …

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Alvaro Negredo to Valencia back on the cards?

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Earlier this evening everything seemed to point to Alvaro Negredo staying at the Etihad Stadium with Manchester City. However, with Valencia still keen on bringing the Spaniard to La Liga it now appears the deal is back on the cards. Alvaro Negredo scored 9 goals in 32 Premier League games as Manchester City brought home the title in 2013/14 but …

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Alvaro Negredo staying at Manchester City

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Sky Sports News HQ are confirming that Manchester City striker Alvaro Negredo will be staying at Manchester City this deadline day. Reports had emerged that Valencia had agreed a deal to bring him back to La Liga but seemingly with Radamel Falcao going to Manchester United, Negredo will not be allowed to leave. Alvaro Negredo jonied Manchester City from Sevilla …

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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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Arsenal looking at former Valencia striker

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Arsenal have put in a shock bid for former Valencia and Birmingham City striker, Nikola Zigic. The 6’7” striker is currently a free agent after his Birmingham City contract expired at the end of last season, and despite suggestions that he might retire, Arsenal have moved in. Zigic’s agent told the Metro, ‘Wenger called me on Tuesday and stressed his desire …

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Alvaro Negredo set for La Liga return?

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Manchester City have an abundance of attacking talent and one of those is injured Spaniard Alvaro Negredo. The Daily Mirror report that Valencia could be set to offer the striker a La Liga return before the window closes. Alvaro Negredo joined Manchester City from Sevilla last summer for around £16.5m and during his 32 Premier League appearances netted 9 times as …

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West Ham nearing the completion of Valencia deal

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West Ham are nearing the completion of Ecuador striker, Enner Valencia from Mexican side Pachuca. The Hammers are looking to strengthen their attacking options. The arrival of Valencia would give West Ham another dimension to their play as offering as support for Carroll and new signing Mauro Zarate up-front. The 24-year-old scored three times at the World Cup in Brazil …

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