English Premiership

West Ham interested in signing Man City’s Joe Hart


West Ham are interested in signing Manchester City’s out-of-favour England goalkeeper Joe Hart. There is no deal done yet but it is understood joining the Hammers is a possibility for Hart, who has no future at City under manager Pep Guardiola. Hart was on loan at Torino in Italy last season but has returned to City, where he has a ...

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Andre Ayew begins pre-season with West Ham

Andre Ayew

Ghana’s Andre Ayew is set to begin his third year in the English Premier League after his West Ham United side departed for Austria to begin an 11 day training camp. The country side ambiance of Bad Walsterdorf will host the team before they move on to Germany to continue with their European tour. The high altitude that exists is ...

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Man Utd confirm Romelu Lukaku signing


Manchester United have announced the signing of Romelu Lukaku from Everton. Lukaku has signed a five-year contract, with the option of a further 12 months, after completing a medical in Los Angeles over the weekend. Sky sources say the fee could eventually rise to £90m, and United held off late competition from Chelsea for the Belgium striker’s signature. Lukaku will ...

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Swansea reject Leicester bid for Sigurdsson, set £50m price tag


Swansea City have set an asking price of £50m for midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson after rejecting an offer worth around £40m from Leicester. Sigurdsson, 27, scored nine goals and made 13 assists to help save the Welsh club from relegation last season. Everton have long been interested in the Iceland playmaker, who said in May he was “not trying to leave” the Swans. ...

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We are not for sale – Tottenham Hotspur


North London Premier League football club Tottenham Hotspur has said that it is not in any discussions relating to a takeover offer. Media reports had said US firm Iconiq Capital was preparing an offer. Spurs are currently in the process of building a new stadium, and will play games at Wembley Stadium next season. The club agreed stadium funding with ...

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Antonio Rudiger completes move to Chelsea from Roma


Roma defender Antonio Rudiger has completed his move to Chelsea and signed a five-year contract. The agents involved in the deal arrived in the English capital on Saturday to finalise the transfer, after the two clubs agreed a fee that could rise to £34m for the 24-year-old Germany international. Personal terms have now been completed and Rudiger has become the Blues’ second ...

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Wayne Rooney seals return to Everton


Everton confirm they have re-signed Wayne Rooney after 13 years at Manchester United. The 31-year-old England striker has signed a two-year deal to return to his boyhood club, for whom he made his debut as a 16-year-old and burst onto the Premier League scene. Rooney said: “It is some time since I said that the only Premier League club I ...

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Man Utd move ‘a perfect opportunity’ – Romelu Lukaku


Romelu Lukaku says he did not have to “think twice” about moving to Manchester United from Everton as it represents “the perfect opportunity”. The 24-year-old striker is set to sign for United for an initial £75m, despite former club Chelsea matching the bid. “It’s a club that is hungry to win the league again, to be dominant in the world again,” Lukaku told ESPN, who ...

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Lukaku to complete Man United medical and join team for US tour


Manchester United believe they have agreed a stunning £75million deal for Romelu Lukaku. The striker is set to have a medical in Los Angeles, where he is on holiday with United’s record signing Paul Pogba, who has the same agent as the 24-year-old Belgium international. The completion of the move — sensationally revealed by Sportsmail — is being held up by Everton, who are ...

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