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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MK Dons have signed Gboly Ariyibi on loan from Nottingham Forest for the season as confirmed by the club website. The 22-year-old winger was a star player for Chesterfield not so long ago and that earned him a big move to Nottingham Forest in January. However he struggled to get into the first team and [...] The post MK Dons snap up Nottingham Forest winger on loan appeared first on The72.
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Sky Bet Championship new boys Sheffield United have tabled an offer for Oxford United midfielder John Lundstram, according to the Mirror. The U’s skipper has impressed since completing a permanent switch to the Kassam Stadium in 2015 on a free transfer. Lundstram, who represented England from Under-17 through to Under-20, is rated at £500,000 by [...] The post Sheffield United place bid for League One captain appeared first on The72.
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Ex-Rochdale midfielder Donal McDermott has signed for Town after a successful trial period. McDermott joins new additions James Dunne, Chris Robertson, Amine Linganzi, Olly Lancashire, Chris Hussey, Harry Smith, Paul Mullin and Ben Purkiss. McDermott started his career with Man City. While he was with City he went out on loan to MK Dons, Chesterfield, [...] The post Swindon make their ninth signing of the summer appeared first on The72.
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Middlesbrough’s summer rebuilding project has continued with the reported £9 million signing of Danish forward Martin Braithwaite from French club Toulouse as reported by the Gazette Live. The 26-year-old Esbjerg born hotshot has signed a deal at The Riverside Stadium which will see him spend the next four years with Boro. The striker averaged a [...] The post Boro fans react to big money signing of Danish ace appeared first on The72.
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Ched Evans is set to make his first appearance since rejoining the club this week in a friendly against CF Malaga, as confirmed by manager Chris Wilder in an interview with the Sheffield Star. The 28-year-old re-joined the Blades in May after completing his first full season back in football at Chesterfield last term. Evans [...] The post Ched Evans set to make pre-season debut for Sheffield United appeared first on The72.
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Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley has revealed that he is hopeful of adding to his squad later today. Speaking to the BBC Radio Lincolnshire Sport Facebook page, the former Braintree Town boss is confident that he’ll have some fresh faces to integrate into his title-winning squad. The Vanarama National League champions have added Matt Green, [...] The post ‘One, maybe two’ new Lincoln City signings expected today appeared first on The72.
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Speaking to the Lincolnshire Echo, Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley has stated how key their warm weather training camp in Portugal will be. He is adamant that is will be a ‘valuable’ experience for a number of reasons. The Vanarama National League champions shall face two opponents during their time overseas, one of which is [...] The post Cowley explains importance of Lincoln’s ‘valuable’ training camp appeared first on The72.
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Everton are leading the race to sign Sheffield United’s David Brooks according to a report from the Daily Mirror. The 19-year-old midfielder is a great example of players who get better seemingly to prove former coaches wrong. He started his career in the Manchester City academy but was released as they didn’t think he was [...] The post Everton leading the race to sign Sheffield United starlet appeared first on The72.
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Chesterfield have signed Louis Reed from Sheffield United on a season-long loan deal as confirmed by the club website. The 19-year-old midfielder came through the famed Sheffield United academy which has produced many great players over the last few years though Reed may be one of the most hyped to have come through the ranks. [...] The post Chesterfield snap up Sheffield United midfielder appeared first on The72.
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