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James Chester for Hull on October 4, 2014
Hull City's James Chester nears West Bromwich Albion switch
West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis says that James Chester is on the brink of joining the club from Hull City.
Fabricio Coloccini is in the zone for Newcastle United against West Ham on May 24, 2015
Newcastle United defender Fabricio Coloccini linked with Olympiacos
Newcastle United defender Fabricio Coloccini is said to be on the radar of Greek club Olympiacos.
Monaco's Dimitar Berbatov celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sochaux during their Ligue 1 match on March 8, 2014
Aston Villa 'in talks with free agent Dimitar Berbatov'
Aston Villa have reportedly opened talks with free agent Dimitar Berbatov.
United forward Javier Hernandez celebrates a goal against West Brom on May 19, 2013
Tottenham Hotspur 'step up interest in Manchester United's Javier Hernandez'
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly lining up Javier Hernandez as a replacement for the outgoing Emmanuel Adebayor.
Scott Allan of Hibs in action during the Scottish Championship match between Hibernian and Rangers at Easter Road on March 22, 2015
Aberdeen, Dundee United join race for Hibernian's Scott Allan?
Hibernian midfielder Scott Allan reportedly attracts interest from Scottish Premiership duo Aberdeen and Dundee United.
Luke Shaw in action for Manchester United against Chelsea on October 26, 2014
Louis van Gaal backs Luke Shaw to shine in upcoming season
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal declares that the upcoming Premier League campaign will be "the season of Luke Shaw".
Cardiff manager Russell Slade looks on ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Cardiff City at The Den on October 25, 2014
Russell Slade hoping for further signings at Cardiff City
Russell Slade insists that Cardiff City are heading in the right direction in their pursuit of gaining promotion from the Championship, despite the lack of new signings.
Georginio Wijnaldum of PSV in action during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Go Ahead Eagles and PSV Eindhoven held at the De Adelaarshorst Stadium on March 7, 2015
Georginio Wijnaldum undeterred by Newcastle United struggles
Georginio Wijnaldum says that he is "comfortable" with his decision to join Newcastle United this summer.
Roberto Soldado in action for Tottenham Hotspur on November 2, 2014
Villarreal consider Roberto Soldado move
Roberto Soldado is a summer transfer target for Spanish side Villarreal, according to coach Marcelino.
Claudio Ranieri, Manager of Leicester City during the Pre Season Friendlly match between Lincoln City and Leicester City at Sincil Bank Stadium on July 21, 2015
Claudio Ranieri eyes Leicester City improvement
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri admits that he was "sad" to see his side lose concentration late on in their friendly victory over Burton Albion.
United's Javier Hernandez is chased by Jonjo Shelvey of Swansea on August 16, 2014
Report: Javier Hernandez to be given Manchester United chance in final friendly
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal will reportedly start Javier Hernandez against Paris Saint-Germain this week.
Vlad Chiriches in action for Tottenham Hotspur on December 3, 2014
Vlad Chiriches 'in Italy for Napoli medical'
Tottenham Hotspur defender Vlad Chiriches reportedly arrives in Italy to undergo a medical ahead of his move to Napoli.
Hellas Verona's Raphael Martinho celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the match against Sassuolo on September 15, 2013
Raphael Martinho joins Carpi
Carpi complete the signing of Brazilian midfielder Raphael Martinho on a three-year deal from Catania.
Sulley Muntari of Milan celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the Serie A match between AC Milan and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on October 4, 2014
Sulley Muntari: 'No issue with AC Milan'
Sulley Muntari insists that he does not have an issue with anyone from AC Milan after completing a move to Al-Ittihad.
Alex Neil, the Norwich City manager, issues instructions during the pre season friendly match between Hitchin Town and Norwich City at Top Field Stadium on July 14, 2015
Alex Neil happy despite West Ham United defeat
Alex Neil claims that Norwich City are "in a good place" with just 11 days to go before the start of the new Premier League season, despite being beat by West Ham United.
AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe looks on prior to the Pre Season Friendly match between Salisbury City v AFC Bournemouth at the Raymond McEnhill Stadium on July 21, 2015
Eddie Howe looking to "beef up" Bournemouth squad
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe hints that he is still looking for more new faces to "beef up" his squad ahead of the new Premier League season.
Arturo Vidal of Juventus FC celebrates the goal of 1-0 during the Serie A match between Juventus FC and AC Cesena at Juventus Arena on September 24, 2014
Arturo Vidal thanks Juventus fans
Arturo Vidal sends message of thanks to Juventus supporters following his move to Bayern Munich.
Chelsea players and manager Jose Mourinho celebrate their victory in the Capital One Cup final at Wembley on March 1, 2015
Jose Mourinho: 'Each Chelsea player must improve this season'
Jose Mourinho admits that each of Chelsea's Premier League title rivals "are going to improve immediately" this coming season due to their summer spending sprees.
Harry Arter of Bournemouth in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Cardiff City and AFC Bournemouth at Cardiff City Stadium on March 17, 2015
Eddie Howe "positive" over Harry Arter fitness
Bournemouth boss Harry Arter reveals that the injury to midfielder Harry Arter is not as bad as they feared.
Emmanuel Adebayor (c) of Tottenham Hotspur in action during the Barclays Premier League match against Aston Villa on November 2, 2014
Emmanuel Adebayor to have Aston Villa medical on Wednesday?
Tottenham Hotspur striker Emmanuel Adebayor will have his Aston Villa medical on Wednesday, according to reports.
A general view of the stadium ahead of the Serie A match between Parma FC and Catania Calcio at Stadio Ennio Tardini on December 21, 2011
Parma cleared to play in Serie D
Italian club Parma are cleared to play in Serie D this season, following their bankruptcy and relegation from the top flight.
Radamel Falcao Garcia of Manchester United celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park on December 20, 2014
Jose Mourinho: 'Chelsea can make Radamel Falcao score goals again'
Jose Mourinho vows to get Radamel Falcao back to his best form in a Chelsea shirt this season, following a disappointing spell at Manchester United.
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho (R) and Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (L) are kept apart by the fourth official Jonathan Moss during the English Premier League match on October 5, 2014
Arsene Wenger ignoring Jose Mourinho comments
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger shrugs off comments from Jose Mourinho regarding the club's spending in recent seasons.
James Perch of Wigan celebrates scoring the 1st goal during the Sky Bet Championship Play Off Semi Final second leg match between Queens Park Rangers and Wigan Athletic at Loftus Road on May 12, 2014
Queens Park Rangers fail with third bid for James Perch?
Wigan Athletic reportedly reject a third bid from Queens Park Rangers as they look to keep hold of club captain James Perch.
Head coach Miguel Herrera of Mexico looks on from the sideline in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Mexico and Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas on June 13, 2014
Miguel Herrera sacked by Mexico
Mexico part company with manager Miguel Herrera just two days after winning the Gold Cup following allegations that he punched a TV reporter.
Manchester United's English midfielder Ashley Young celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match against Newcsastle on March 4, 2015
Report: Tottenham Hotspur interested in Ashley Young
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly targeting Manchester United winger Ashley Young as they consider alternatives to Yannick Bolasie.
Ashley Williams in action for Swansea on September 20, 2014
Crystal Palace make officia approach for Ashley Williams?
Crystal Palace make an official approach to Swansea City for club captain Ashley Williams, according to reports.
Adam Armstrong in action for Newcastle on January 1, 2015
Adam Armstrong joins Coventry City on loan
League One outfit Coventry City sign Adam Armstrong on loan from Newcastle United until January.
UEFA president Michel Platini talks about Sepp Blatter during a press conference on May 29, 2015
Michel Platini 'to enter FIFA presidency race'
Michel Platini is interested in running to replace Sepp Blatter as president of scandal-hit organisation FIFA, according to reports.
Joel Campbell of Arsenal celebrates scoring during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Benfica at the Emirates Stadium on August 2, 2014
Report: Real Sociedad pull plug on Joel Campbell deal
Arsenal striker Joel Campbell will not be moving to Real Sociedad this summer after the club ended their interest, according to reports.
Jose Fonte in action for Southampton on November 1, 2014
Jose Fonte excited by Europa League challenge
Jose Fonte says that playing in the Europa League with Southampton will feel "like a dream" for him.
Steven Gerrard #8 of the Los Angeles Galaxy takes a shot on goal against Club America in the International Champions Cup 2015 at StubHub Center on July 11, 2015
Steven Gerrad pulls out of MLS All-Star squad to face Tottenham Hotspur
Steven Gerrard pulls out of the MLS All-Star squad to face Tottenham Hotspur in Denver.
Rudy Gestede of Blackburn Rovers (39) celebrates as he scores their second goal during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Blackburn Rovers and Swansea City at Ewood park on January 24, 2015
Report: Aston Villa hope to snare £6m Rudy Gestede
Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede is a £6m transfer target for Aston Villa, according to reports.
Matias Vecino of Empoli FC celebrates with his team-mate Elseid Hysaj after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Parma FC and Empoli FC at Stadio Ennio Tardini on November 23, 2014
Napoli 'agree deal for Elseid Hysaj'
Empoli defender Elseid Hysaj is on the verge of a €5m (£3.5m) move to Napoli, according to a report.
Xherdan Shaqiri (R) of FC Internazionale Milano competes for the ball with Nenad Krsticic (L) of UC Sampdoria during the TIM Cup match on January 21, 2015
Xherdan Shaqiri 'still eager to join Schalke 04'
Inter Milan midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri remains keen on a move to Schalke 04, according to his agent.
Vlad Chiriches in action for Tottenham Hotspur on December 3, 2014
Report: Tottenham Hotspur agree Vlad Chiriches sale
Tottenham Hotspur outcast Vlad Chiriches is poised to join Napoli in a deal worth £4.5m, according to a report.
Chelseas Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas celebrates scoring the opening goal of the UEFA Champions League, group G football match between Chelsea and Schalke 04 at Stamford Bridge, in London on September 17, 2014
Cesc Fabregas: 'Barcelona are the best team in the world'
Cesc Fabregas says that his old club Barcelona are the world's best team, due to the strength of their attack.
Alberto Gilardino of Genoa CFC celebrates after scoring his second goal with team-mate Luca Antonini (R) during the Serie A match between Genoa CFC and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on October 20, 2013
Celtic line up Luca Antonini bid?
Genoa defender Luca Antonini is a transfer target of Scottish champions Celtic, according to a report.
Didier Drogba during Chelsea's Premier League victory parade on May 25, 2015
Nick De Santis: 'Didier Drogba is the perfect fit for Montreal Impact'
Montreal Impact sporting director Nick De Santis believes that Didier Drogba is the "perfect fit" for the club.
England boss Roy 'Royston' Hodgson announces his team selection on May 21, 2015
Harry Redknapp: 'Roy Hodgson must deliver at Euro 2016'
Harry Redknapp believes that Roy Hodgson will be under "severe pressure" if England fail to make an impact at next year's European Championship.