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Exclusive: Crystal Palace poised to win transfer battle for Swansea City player

Crystal Palace are set to complete the signing of Swansea City midfielder Flynn Downes, Football League World has been told. The 23-year-old featured regularly for the Welsh side last season after joining from Ipswich Town and his form in…

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Birmingham City confirm significant club decision

Birmingham City have confirmed that Lee Bowyer has left the club after 16 months in charge. The side endured a disappointing season last time out, where they only steered clear of a relegation battle due to sides below them been hit with…

Barrier emerges in Middlesbrough’s potential transfer pursuit to recruit defender

Middlesbrough will only hand a deal to free agent Tommy Smith when Djed Spence’s future becomes clearer, according to the Northern Echo. 21-year-old Spence was previously thought to have been closing in on a move to Premier League outfit…

Luton Town monitoring 21-year-old ahead of potential offer

Championship outfit Luton Town are currently running the rule over former Nottingham Forest centre-back Baba Fernandes, according to a report from Luton Today. The 21-year-old first arrived at the City Ground back in 2020 from Portuguese…

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Robbie Brady to Preston North End: Is it a good potential move? Would he start? What does he offer?

It seems that Robbie Brady could once again be back playing in the Championship in the 2022/23 season. The winger is currently a free agent, having left AFC Bournemouth earlier this summer following the expiry of his contract, having made…

23-year-old’s stance on joining Sheffield United emerges ahead of potential switch

Malmo centre-back Anel Ahmedhodzic would be open to joining Championship side Sheffield United if the opportunity came along, as per Yorkshire Live. The Blades are thought to have had a bid accepted for the Bosnian – but the defender’s…

John Marquis to AFC Wimbledon: Is it a good potential move? Would he start? What does he offer?

AFC Wimbledon are interesting in signing striker John Marquis, a report from London News Online has revealed. Marquis is currently a free agent, having left Lincoln City this summer after a brief spell with the League One club. Now it…

Reading FC fend off interest from European sides to secure fresh player agreement

Championship outfit Reading have tied down forward Femi Azeez down to a new two-year contract, according to a Twitter update from journalist Jacque Talbot. The 21-year-old’s previous deal was due to expire this summer and though he had…

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Opinion: Sunderland sealing permanent deal for 2021/22 loanee would surely make sense for all involved

It seems that Sunderland are keen to bring Jack Clarke back to the club from Tottenham this summer, and on a longer term basis. Clarke spent the second-half of last season on loan at the Stadium of Light, and helped the Black Cats win…

Birmingham City set to appoint 42-year-old as Lee Bowyer’s successor

Championship outfit Birmingham City are set to appoint former Queens Park Rangers assistant manager John Eustace as their new manager, according to an update from journalist Alan Nixon. The 42-year-old was Mark Warburton’s right-hand man…

Everton confirm deal for defender after departure from Championship club

Everton have completed the signing of Burnley defender James Tarkowski, the Premier League club have announced. Tarkowski joined Burnley from Brentford back in the 2016 winter transfer window, and went on to make 219 appearances in total…

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Birmingham City make significant managerial decision on Lee Bowyer

Championship outfit Birmingham City have taken the decision to relieve manager Lee Bowyer of his duties with the club’s owners wanting a new man at the helm, according to a Patreon report from Alan Nixon. There was a considerable amount of…

Portsmouth casting eyes over former Liverpool player

Portsmouth are casting eyes over former Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom, it has emerged. As per The News, the former Liverpool and Derby County player is currently on trial with Pompey ahead of the League One campaign getting underway…

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Key Sheffield United figure reveals Blades summer transfer stance

Sheffield United boss Paul Heckingbottom has said that the club will not be held to ransom over any signing this summer. Transfer business has been quiet at Bramall Lane so far this window, with outgoings the only deals having been…

QPR leading Hull City in transfer race for 23-year-old with exit expected in the next week

Queens Park Rangers are set to battle league rivals Hull City for Leeds United attacking midfielder Tyler Roberts, according to the Yorkshire Evening Post. The 23-year-old is expected to be made available on a loan deal after spending some…

Everton eyeing Championship forward as Richarlison replacement

Everton are interested in Watford striker Emmanuel Dennis as a potential replacement for Richarlison, a report from The Evening Standard has revealed. Richarlison completed a move to the Toffees’ Premier League rivals Tottenham earlier in…

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Reading FC player stance emerges amid enquiries from other clubs

Reading’s Head of Football Operations Mark Bowen has revealed Luke Southwood wants to be a first-choice shot-stopper next season despite being pushed down the pecking order at his current side, speaking to Berkshire Live. The 24-year-old…

Six-figure fee revealed as Rangers close in on deal for Championship striker

Rangers will pay Millwall a six-figure fee for the signing of striker Zak Lovelace, a report from The Athletic has revealed. Lovelace made history when he became Millwall’s second youngest ever player back in December, and went on to make…

Watford confirm significant agreement with 25-year-old

Watford have completed the signing of striker Vakoun Bayo, the Championship club have officially announced. Bayo has completed a move from Belgian side Gent, who he had only joined last summer, before spending the second half of last…

Key reason emerges behind Laurence Bassini’s failure to buy stake in Birmingham City

Investors involved with Laurence Bassini’s takeover of Birmingham City got “cold feet” because they were unsure whether the deal would be approved by the EFL and FA, according to a report from the Daily Mirror. The former Watford chairman…

Opinion: Why Reading FC should pursue deal for former fan favourite

Reading are interested in pursuing a move for former Southampton forward and current free agent Shane Long, according to club official Mark Bowen who spoke to Berkshire Live. The 35-year-old has left St Mary’s on the expiration of his…

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Daniel Ballard makes Sunderland claim just days after sealing Arsenal switch

New Sunderland signing Daniel Ballard has said he definitely thinks he has picked the right club to go to after departing Arsenal permanently. The 22-year-old’s move to the Stadium of Light was confirmed a couple of days ago. Explaining…

Reading FC transfer stance emerges on Burnley, Middlesbrough, Nottingham Forest and Besiktas target

Reading’s Head of Football Operations Mark Bowen has warned interested sides in Lucas Joao that the Royals will only sell players if they can bring in better replacements, speaking to Berkshire Live. The Angolan international has just one…

Key Reading FC figure makes transfer revelation

Reading FC’s head of football operations Mark Bowen has confirmed that the club cannot pay any fees for players this summer. That includes transfer fees, loan fees, and compensation fees for young players moving from another club at the…

Djed Spence claim made amid Middlesbrough transfer agreement and Spurs medical reports

Djed Spence’s transfer from Middlesbrough to Tottenham may not be as advanced as has been claimed, it has emerged. That’s according to Senior Football Writer Tom Barclay, who claims Spurs are adamant that no agreement has yet been reached…

Sheffield United take transfer stance on Olympiacos bid for 25-year-old

Greek top-tier side Olympiacos’ bid for Max Lowe has fallen below Sheffield United’s current valuation of the 25-year-old, according to an update from the Sheffield Star. The Blades may be willing to keep the former Nottingham Forest…

Significant update emerges in Sunderland’s pursuit of Tottenham transfer agreement

Talks over a new deal to bring winger Jack Clarke back to Sunderland from Tottenham are focused on a permanent move, The Daily Mail’s Craig Hope has reported. Clarke has struggled for game time ever since joining Spurs from Leeds back in…

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Encouraging Blackburn Rovers transfer update emerges

Blackburn Rovers are hopeful of completing the signings of some new players early next week, a report from The Lancashire Telegraph has revealed. The Ewood Park club find themselves under new management this summer, with Jon Dahl Tomasson…

Further details emerge as Millwall set to beat Sunderland to Leeds United transfer agreement

Millwall could complete a loan deal for Leeds United centre-back Charlie Cresswell as soon as next week, according to a report from Leeds Live. The Lions are currently on the prowl for a new centre-back following the departures of Daniel…

Burnley player set for swift Premier League return with newly promoted side

Burnley goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey is set to join Nottingham Forest, The Telegraph reporter John Percy has revealed. Having previously played in the top-flight for Wolves and Crystal Palace, Hennessey joined Burnley on a free transfer last…