Norwich City’s Benny Ashley-Seal is on trial with current Premier League champions Chelsea, according to the Eastern Daily Press. He played an hour for the Blues’ development side on Wednesday in their defeat to non-league outfit Aldershot Town. The 18-year-old, who was also linked with Leicester City earlier this summer, has been offered a professional [...] The post Norwich City striker on trial with Premier League giants appeared first on The72.
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As reported by the Liverpool Echo, Joe Williams is set to join Barnsley on loan until January. The midfielder hasn’t moved away from Goodison Park yet, so this will be his first stint away from The Toffees. He is expected to sign for Barnsley later this week. The 20-year-old was included in first-team squads last [...] The post Barnsley set to sign Everton midfielder on loan appeared first on The72.
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Peruvian winger Paolo Hurtado has become the latest player to be shown the door at Reading by Jaap Stam, joining Vitória de Guimarães for a fee in the region of £450,000, and the club have placed a €40 million buyout clause in his contract, according to Portuguese news outfit O Jogo. The 26-year-old winger was [...] The post €40 million buyout clause on latest Reading departure appeared first on The72.
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Aston Villa defender Tommy Elphick is ‘available’ this summer, according to journalist Alan Nixon on Twitter. Elphick, 29, looks set to leave Villa Park this summer, with Steve Bruce overhauling the current squad. So far, Bruce has signed former Chelsea defender John Terry and has former Blackburn Rovers defender Chris Samba on trial. With Samba [...] The post Leeds United-linked defender is ‘available’, according to journalist appeared first on The72.
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Hull City have made Liverpool midfielder Kevin Stewart their next priority signing, according to BBC Sport. A deal worth as much as £8 million is expected to be completed later this week, with the 23-year old leaving the Reds’ pre-season training camp in Hong Kong to return home and complete the deal. The news comes [...] The post Hull City make Liverpool midfielder their priority in £8 million deal appeared first on The72.
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Bolton Wanderers are set to sign Chelsea goalkeeper Jamal Blackman on loan for the coming season, according to Goal. Blackman, 23, has recently signed a contract extension with Chelsea and will now be loaned out once again to continue his development in the Championship. Joining the club at Under-13 level, Blackman has spent his entire [...] The post Bolton Wanderers set to sign Premier League goalkeeper on loan appeared first on The72.
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Chelsea defender Tomas Kalas has told that club that he would rather join Fulham than Hull City, according to Goal. Kalas, 24, spent the whole of last season on loan at Fulham and wants to return to the club this season. The defender scored one goal in 39 appearances in all competitions, helping Fulham to [...] The post Premier League defender tells club he wants to join Fulham over Hull City appeared first on The72.
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Birmingham City could be set to miss out on signing LA Galaxy defender Ashley Cole, according to The Sun. Birmingham have been linked with several players recently, including former Chelsea left-back Cole. The defender currently plays for MLS side LA Galaxy but could be tempted by a return to English football. Birmingham boss Harry Redknapp [...] The post Birmingham City could miss out on defender, club don’t want to lose him appeared first on The72.
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According to a Sky Sports News report, Fulham have agreed a loan deal with Premier League giants Liverpool, for promising young winger Sheyi Ojo. With apparent offers from other clubs such as Middlesbrough and Newcastle United, according to the report, the 20-year-old must now decide where to play his football next season. Ojo, who was [...] The post Fulham agree loan deal for promising Liverpool starlet appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United fell to a disappointing 3-0 defeat yesterday against Turkish side Bursaspor, a game supposedly arranged as a private affair to be played behind closed doors. It turned into a bit of a farce as after their Turkish opponents began to stream the game live, and even when the feed was pulled a supporter [...] The post Leeds United friendly on Thursday – ramp up in class appeared first on The72.
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