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Donkomi: Ashantigold release 14 players


Ashantigold SC have released 14 players from the roster ahead of the 2017/2018 Ghana Premier League season. Former Berekum Chelsea and one time GHPL top scorer, Kofi Owusu, has been let go, bringing to an end a miserable last 12 months with the Miners. Midfielder Conney Idan and defender Richard Ocran, who, like Kofi Owusu, only joined last season, have ...

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Transfer deadline day: Record broken by late flurry but big deals fall through


Premier League clubs took their transfer deadline day spending to a record £210m with a late flurry of deals but some of the highest-profile moves of the window failed to materialise. Despite top-flight clubs’ total summer outlay reaching £1.4bn – another record – Alexis Sanchez, Virgil van Dijk, Riyad Mahrez, Thomas Lemar, Diego Costa and Ross Barkley all remained at ...

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Andy Yiadom absent for Barnsley in win over Sunderland despite transfer hitch


Ghana defender Andy Yiadom missed Barnsley FC’s outstanding 2-0 victory over Sunderland in the English Championship at the Oakwell Stadium on Saturday. Yiadom, 25, was heavily linked to join English Premier League newcomers Huddersfield Town in a £2 million deal following a stellar performance for the Tykes last season. The proposed move collapsed at the last minute after talks between the ...

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Dwamena to Brighton and Hove off


The dream move for Black Stars player, Raphael Dwamena, from FC Zurich to Brighton and Hove Albion has collapsed due to an issue discovered in the course of his medical. Earlier this week, Brighton and FC Zurich agreed a fee and the player flew into England on Thursday for his medical. However, on Friday, it was confirmed by Swiss portal, ...

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Paulinho: Barcelona sign ex-Tottenham midfielder


Barcelona have signed Brazil midfielder Paulinho from Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande for 40m euro (£36.4m). The former Tottenham player, 29, is the Spanish club’s first signing since Neymar left to join Paris St-Germain in a world record transfer. Meanwhile, Barca’s Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez will be out for “four to five weeks” after he was injured in the Super Cup ...

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Paulinho: Barcelona agree to sign ex-Tottenham midfielder Paulinho for 40m euros

Paulinho became Tottenham's record signing when he joined in 2013 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Barcelona have reached an agreement to sign Brazil and ex-Tottenham midfielder Paulinho from Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande for 40m euros (£36.4m). It would be Barcelona’s first signing since they sold striker Neymar to Paris St-Germain for a world record £200m. Paulinho, now 29, joined Tottenham for £17m from Corinthians in 2013 and moved to China two years later. He will ...

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Philippe Coutinho hands in Liverpool transfer request after Barcelona bids


Philippe Coutinho has issued Liverpool with an official transfer request following the owners’ statement that he is not for sale, according to Sky sources. Liverpool have denied receiving any such request and on Friday morning, Fenway Sports Group released a statement saying “no offers will be considered” for Barcelona target Coutinho this summer, with Jurgen Klopp backing the owners’ sentiments. ...

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Raphael Dwamena evasive about Brighton transfer


Clinical Ghana international forward Raphael Dwamena has fuelled rumours of a possible move to English Premier League newcomers Brighton by suggesting the deal could happen. Brighton earlier on Thursday had a £8m bid for the FC Zurich striker rejected with reports suggesting the English club is considering a second bid for the 21 year old. Dwamena who joined Zurich from ...

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Virgil van Dijk: Southampton defender hands in transfer request

Virgil van Dijk has been at Southampton since 2015 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk has handed in a transfer request and says he wants to play European football. The Netherlands centre-back is wanted by a number of clubs and had said he wanted to move to Liverpool. The 26-year-old said he had handed in the request after saying Southampton were about to fine him two weeks wages. “I would like ...

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Gianluigi Donnarumma will not sign new AC Milan deal

Gianluigi Donnarumma will not be signing a new contract with AC Milan

AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma will not be signing a new contract, the club confirmed on Thursday. The 18-year-old’s agent Mino Raiola held talks with Milan officials today, but no fresh contract deal has been reached. In a statement, the club CEO Marco Fassone said: “Raiola informed us that Donnarumma has made a definitive decision not to renew the contract ...

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