It was reported on the 22nd June that the Hornets secured the signing of the England Under-21 midfielder Will Hughes for £4.5 million which is rising to £7 million, who apparently has been on their radar for a while and is awaiting to pass his medical test, once home from competing in a tournament with 

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This summer Wayne Rooney will probably have a few BBQs, he’ll probably go on holiday and he might even do a bit of boxing. But this might also end up being the most important summer of his footballing career. To date that career has unfurled in a fairly straightforward manner. Sure, there have been transfer 

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I’m sure when Lucas Pérez signed for Arsenal last summer, he dreamt of a twenty-one appearance season. He wasn’t in Wenger’s plans then and he isn’t now. Arsenal bought Lucas Pérez from Deportivo La Coruña for twenty million euros. It was hardy the marquee signing Arsenal fans wanted.   Who knew of Perez? Let’s be 

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  Olivier Giroud made twenty nine appearances in Arsenal’s 2016/17 Premier League campaign. Eighteen of those appearances were as a substitute. Therefore, out of thirty eight total Premier League matches Giroud only started eleven times.    Who plays up top when Giroud is on the bench? It’s either Sanchez, Welbeck, Walcott, or Lucas Perez. None 

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So often in recent years Everton’s transfer business has been both disappointing and reactionary with players only arriving after key sales have been made. Ronald Koeman’s first summer in charge saw significant arrivals and his second is continuing in much the same manner with Jordan Pickford and Davy Klaassen both signing on Thursday. The latter 

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Much has been made of Antonio Conte’s decision to inform Diego Costa that he was not part of his plans for the 2017/18 season and the Spanish forward’s decision to make that information public has caused quite the transfer story to explode into view. The relationship between Costa and Conte is believed to be fractious 

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In July 2016, Newcastle United announced the signing of exciting talent Yasin Ben El-Mhanni. It was the youngster’s first break in professional football after plying his trade in the non-league for clubs Farnborough FC and Lewes FC before catching the attention of the Magpies. The 21-year-old is not the typical non-league footballer however due to 

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Whilst it has not yet been made official, Claude Puel’s dismissal from his post as Southampton manager is the worst kept secret in football at this moment with the two parties believed to be negotiating a fair severance package after the Frenchman completed just one season in the Premier League. Those in power at St. 

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Crystal Palace Summary Staying in the Premier League should be Palace’s number one priority every season but it’s been disappointing at how bad they have struggled. A team boasting Zaha, Benteke, Townsend and Cabaye should be pushing up but their defence has let them down so they were rightly in a dog fight. Big Sam 

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“It’s Carrick… Y’know, hard to believe it’s not Scholes!” Ahead of the midfielder’s testimonial match that occurred last Sunday, to celebrate his eleven years at the club, Michael Carrick’s footballing times at Manchester United have showcased his craft to the highest degree. On the 27th May 2017, it was announced Carrick would remain at Manchester 

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Despite securing a top-four spot this season, it was always understood that recruitment at Liverpool wouldn’t be easy this summer. The club simply doesn’t have the wealth to compete with Manchester City and Manchester United in the transfer market and in order to succeed will have to target a different avenue of the market in 

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On the 5th June 2017, it was confirmed that former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote had sadly passed away after collapsing during a training session with his club Beijing Enterprises Group FC. Tiote began his career with Ivorian team FC Bibo before moving on to Belgian club Anderlecht in 2005, followed by a switch to 

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As with any potential transfer, Manchester United’s pursuit of Ivan Perisic has been met with a rather mixed reaction on social media with many supporters concerned about the Croatian’s age and ability compared to players in the same position already on the move this window. It is widely reported that Manchester United have been encouraged 

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Manchester City have wasted little time in improving their team following Pep Guardiola’s first ever trophyless campaign as a coach with the club’s summer spending bonanza having already begun in earnest. Bernardo Silva arrived on Friday for a fee believed to be in the region of £45-50 million and Benjamin Mendy is expected to follow 

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Why do Arsenal have the most expensive tickets in the Premier League? For the 2016/2017 season Arsenal season tickets were priced at 1035 pounds. To put this in perspective, the next highest was local rival Tottenham who’s tickets were priced at 765, which is 270 pounds less. How does this figure even get determined? Even 

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The 2016/17 Premier League season has come to a close and what a season it’s been; Chelsea were crowned winners for the fifth time and Sunderland’s decade in the Premier League came to an end after scraping relegation four years in a row. Not to mention the roaring goals, the nail biting battle for Champion’s 

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