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Report: West Ham looking to bring former PL winner back to England, star will cost €13-14m

West Ham are interested in signing Edin Dzeko from Roma this summer. As per Calciomercato, Roma are looking to sell the player so that they can get his high wages off their books. Dzeko will cost around €13-14m. It will be interesting to see if West Ham manage to bring him back to the Premier League. Dzeko has been a superb player for Roma and despite his age, he could be a good addition to Moyes’ attack. He could partner Haller in the attack next season. The Bosnian knows the league well and he should be able to adapt quickly. Dzeko could make an immediate impact next season. It remains to be seen whether West Ham can beat the drop this season. If they go down to the Championship, they won’t be able to attract players of Dzeko’s calibre. The Bosnian has won the league with Manch...

Report claims €35m-rated Frenchman could end up joining Tottenham this summer

Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson has been linked with a move to the Premier League this summer. As per Le Phocéen, the player could end up at Tottenham next season. The French outfit value Sanson at €35m and it will be interesting to see if the Londoners are willing to offer that kind of money for him. Spurs need to sign a midfielder this summer and they have already been linked with the likes of Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg recently. Sanson would be a good addition to Jose Mourinho’s side as well but he is a different type of player as compared to Hojbjerg. Sanson is a more creative midfielder and it will be interesting to see how Mourinho fits all these players into his starting lineup. Given the fact that Spurs have Ndombele and Sissoko at their disposal, Hojbjerg would perhaps be ...

‘No favours’: Some Leeds United fans react to Brentford result tonight

Some Leeds United fans have taken to Twitter to give their reaction to the win for Brentford against Preston North End on Wednesday evening. Brentford have got the better of Preston 1-0 at Griffin Park in the Championship this evening. Ollie Watkins’s goal as early as the fourth minute proved to be the difference between the two sides. The result means that Brentford remain third in the Championship table with 81 points from 44 matches, just a point behind second-placed West Bromwich Albion. Leeds are at the top of the standings with 84 points from 43 matches and have a game in hand. That match is against bottom side Barnsley at Elland Road on Thursday evening. Leeds need just four points from their final three matches to secure automatic promotion to the Premier League. However, had Brent...

Report: Ralph Hassenhutl wants Southampton to wrap up £10m deal quickly

Southampton are interested in signing Kyle Walker-Peters on a permanent contract from Tottenham Hotspur in the summer transfer window, according to The Sun. It has been reported that Tottenham are ready to sell the 23-year-old defender for £10 million, and that Premier League rivals Southampton are ready to pay that. The right-back joined the Saints on loan from Spurs in the January transfer window and is scheduled to go back to his parent club at the end of the season. The Sun has claimed that several teams in the Premier League are interested in Walker-Peters, with Saints manager Ralph Hassenhutl now wanting the club to act quickly and sign the 23-year-old on a permanent contract. Stats According to WhoScored, Walker-Peters has made five starts and two substitute appearances in the Premi...

‘Absolutely stunning’ – Gary Lineker in awe of Raul Jimenez’s goal for Wolves today

Wolves were held to a 1-1 draw against Burnley in the Premier League. The Molineux outfit conceded a late penalty and the draw more or less ends their chances of finishing in the top four this season. Raul Jimenez had given Nuno’s team the lead on the 76th minute but Burnley fought back with their stoppage-time penalty. Chris Wood converted from the spot on the 96th minute for Sean Dyche’s side. Wolves will be disappointed to have dropped two points here especially after the exceptional goal scored by Raul Jimenez. The Mexican’s goal impressed Gary Lineker, who took to Twitter to share his thoughts on the strike. He wrote: Always thought this game would spring to life. Absolutely stunning goal from @Raul_Jimenez9. A @BBCOne kind of goal. 👏🏻👏🏻 — Gary Lineker ...

‘Atrocious’, ‘Terrible’ – Some Newcastle fans tear into 28-yr-old after his display against Spurs

Newcastle crashed to a 3-1 defeat against Tottenham in the Premier League earlier. Goals from Heung-Min Son and Harry Kane secured the three points for Jose Mourinho’s side. Matt Ritchie scored the only goal of the game for Newcastle. Steve Bruce’s side have now lost three league games in a row and they will be thoroughly disappointed with their performance against a struggling Tottenham side. Newcastle could have put the Londoners under pressure here but they were lacking in urgency and focus. The fans were not too happy with the performance from the players today and Fabian Schar, in particular, was quite mediocre for the Magpies. The 28-year-old Swiss defender has been poor in the recent games and his performance has attracted a lot of criticism once again. He was at fault for one of th...

Simon Donnelly wants Manchester City midfielder at Celtic

Simon Donnelly has suggested on Twitter Manchester City attacking midfielder David Silva as a potential transfer target for Celtic. The former Celtic and Scotland international star believes that Spaniard would be a brilliant addition to the Glasgow giants for the next two seasons. Donnelly stated his wish while responding to Trevor Sinclair’s post on Twitter about Silva. Sinclair praised the 34-year-old midfielder on Twitter while watching him in action for City against Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium in the Premier League on Wednesday evening. The former Valencia star scored in the sixth minute and had a very good game, as Pep Guardiola’s side won 2-1. As reported by The Manchester Evening News in May, Silva will leave City at the end of the season, and Donnelly wants him at Celti...

Jose Mourinho says one Tottenham Hotspur player will not play again this season

Tottenham Hotspur head coach Jose Mourinho has told Football.London that Tanguy Ndombele will not play again this season. Mourinho made the comments after Tottenham’s 3-1 victory over Newcastle away from home at St. James’ Park in the Premier League this evening. The 23-year-old France international picked up an injury in training this week, as reported by The London Evening Times, and was not in action against the Magpies. Following the match, Mourinho said that the Frenchman will not be available for Spurs’ final two games of the season against Leicester City at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium and against Crystal Palace away from home at Selhurst Park. Mourinho told Football.London regarding injury problems for his team: “The important thing is that the players are there to help the team....

Report: Tottenham in talks to seal £15m signing, confident of signing 23-yr-old ace

Tottenham are expected to sign the South Korean defender Kim Min-Jae this month. As per reports from Korea, the Londoners are negotiating his transfer with his club Beijing Guoan. The Chinese club wants around £15m for the defender. The 23-year-old is highly rated in China and it will be interesting to see if he can make his mark in English football next season. The towering central defender certainly has the physical attributes. His international teammate Son could help him settle into life in England with ease. Jose Mourinho needs to improve his backline and Min-Jae could prove to be a bargain if he can adapt to the Premier League. He will add power, presence and aerial ability to the side. He could be a threat in the opposition box along with his defensive abilities. The playe...

‘They can be dangerous’ – Mourinho singles out five Newcastle players ahead of Spurs’ clash

Newcastle United host Tottenham Hotspur at St. James’ Park later today, and Spurs boss Jose Mourinho will hope to finally get his first Premier League win at the ground. The Portuguese has only won once at SJP, and it came during a Cup game during his first stint as Chelsea boss. Tottenham need three points at Newcastle’s expense to boost their chances of playing in Europe next term, but Mourinho is wary of the Magpies attack. Steve Bruce’s side have been impressive since Premier League action resumed last month, scoring 11 goals in six games. They have improved significantly in the final third, and Mourinho is aware that the quintet of Andy Carroll, Joelinton, Dwight Gayle, Miguel Almiron and Allan Saint-Maximin have the quality to hurt Tottenham. “They play well, they have different ways...

Manager admits ‘prodigy’ Everton and West Ham reportedly want ‘going to leave’

Everton and West Ham United have received a boost in their reported quest to sign Mohammed Salisu from Real Valladolid. Earlier this month, The Daily Mail reported that Everton and West Ham are among the clubs interested in securing the services of the 21-year-old central defender. Southampton and Manchester United were mentioned in the report as being interested in the youngster, who is claimed to have a release clause of £10.8 million. Vallodolid manager Sergio Gonzalez has now said that the Ghanian central defender will leave the Spanish club this summer. Gonzalez told El Larguero, as translated by ESPN: “Yes, Salisu is going to leave. He’s a prodigy, he can improve a lot.” Stats Salisu has made 30 starts and one substitute appearance in La Liga for Valladolid this season, scoring one g...

Report: Tottenham and Hammers want right-back compared to Trent Alexander-Arnold, £10m fee

According to ESPN, Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United are among the clubs interested in signing Djed Spence from Middlesbrough in the summer transfer window. Brighton and Hove Albion are also claimed to have interest in securing the services of the 19-year-old right-back this summer. Burnley, Southampton and Sheffield United are reportedly keeping tabs on the youngster’s situation as well. It has been reported that senior figures at Middlesbrough are worried that they will lose Spence, who can also operate as a left-back, and that the Championship club are likely to ask for a transfer fee of £10 million for a player who still has two more years left on his current contract. Stats Spence  – likened to Liverpool right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold by his new Middlesbrough manager Neil ...