Sunderland are close to signing Blackburn Rovers’ Jason Steele for a fee worth £500K according to a report from journalist Alan Nixon. The Black Cats are coming into this season seriously down on goalkeepers. The club always knew that they would lose Jordan Pickford and did eventually sell him to Everton. They then lost another [...] The post Sunderland close to signing Blackburn Rovers goalkeeper appeared first on The72.
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Premier League side Everton are planning an offer to Hull City for Polish winger Kamil Grosicki following the Tigers’ relegation to the Sky Bet Championship, according to the Daily Mirror. Grosicki was an ever-present feature in the Tigers’ squad that got relegated last season, despite joining from French club Rennes in the January transfer window, [...] The post Everton plan swoop for relegated Hull winger appeared first on The72.
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Brentford attacking midfielder and playmaker Jota has reduced speculation about his future at Griffin Park by starting in a pre season friendly today at 3pm against Premier League club Southampton. The Spaniard progressed through the youth set up at La Liga club Celta Vigo, after arriving at the age of 13 in 2004, and earned [...] The post Brentford star reduces speculation over his future appeared first on The72.
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Everton are interested in Sheffield United’s young midfielder David Brooks, according to the Daily Star. Born in Warrington. the 20-year-old has spent the past three years at Sheffield United after moving from Manchester City’s academy in 2014 following ten years at the Manchester club. In the Blades’ promotion season last term, Brooks made four first-team [...] The post Everton and Bundesliga side set eyes on Sheffield United starlet appeared first on The72.
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Aside from a hastily arranged ‘practice game’ with Turkish opponents Bursaspor, where they were soundly beaten 3-0, Leeds United have had an unbeaten pre-season. After beating non-league opponents Harrogate Town, Guiseley and North Ferriby at home, Leeds United are now in Austria and over the hump of a three-game mini-tour. After the loss to late replacements Bursaspor, Leeds [...] The post Leeds United 5 things to expect in Sunday’s SD Eibar friendly appeared first on The72.
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Accrington Stanley have signed Kayden Jackson from Barnsley for an undisclosed fee as confirmed by the club website. The 23-year-old striker only signed for Barnsley last season from Wrexham. But he was never given a chance to break into their first team and instead went straight out on loan, signing for Grimsby Town on loan [...] The post Accrington Stanley complete deal for Barnsley striker appeared first on The72.
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German side RB Leipzig are monitoring Sheffield United’s David Brooks, according to the Daily Mail. The 20-year-old made his professional debut in an EFL Trophy fixture against Leicester U23s last term and went on to make a further three appearances for the Blades but is yet to boast a league appearance to his name. However, [...] The post Bundesliga giants monitoring Sheffield United youngster appeared first on The72.
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Championship side Barnsley have completed the signing of Everton midfielder Joe Williams on a season-long loan deal. The 20-year-old’s arrival was announced on the club’s official website on Thursday. Williams enjoyed a successful season with the Toffees’ under-23 side last year, helping the club to win the Premier League 2 title, and will be looking [...] The post Barnsley seal deal for Premier League starlet appeared first on The72.
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Sheffield Wednesday have rejected a £1m bid from Leicester City for George Hirst according to a report from the Daily Mail. The 18-year-old striker may have only made a few appearances for the Owls first team so far but there is already belief that he could end up being a star player for the club. [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday turn down £1m bid for star youngster 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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