Saturday 19th August 2017
Chelsea’s Italian scouts are working overtime and the latest name on their list is Internazionale winger Antonio Candreva. The 30-year-old is valued at £25m by the Milan-based club.
Sooty waved his magic wand and cried, “Izzy Wizzy, Let’s Get Busy” and Tottenham did just that. £9m will see them land Juan Foyth, a 19-year-old centre back with Argentinean club Estudiantes.
Wood you believe it! Chris rejected Leeds United’s offer of a new contract and the 25-year-old Kiwi striker is heading to Burnley in a £15m deal.
Real Madrid’s 22-year-old midfielder Marcos Llorente is on his way out of the Bernabeu with Arsenal, Sevilla and Atletico Madrid all jostling for position.
Aston Villa are desperate to get away from the foot of the Championship table and are eyeing Robert Snodgrass, 29, of West Ham as the solution.
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Brighton & Hove Albion are in the market for a mail-order striker and Cardiff City’s Kenneth Zohore, 23, will cost £10m plus P&P.
It started off as a joke in the pub after work but Manchester City are getting serious about signing Johnny Evans. West Bromwich Albion are holding out for closer to £30m for the 29-year-old Northern Ireland international.