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Football News Roundup – August 17, 2018

  • Ipswich v Aston Villa preview
    Ipswich winger Gwion Edwards should be available for the Sky Bet Championship match against Aston Villa.
  • Villa in talks over new Grealish deal
    Jack Grealish will be offered a new contract at Aston Villa after missing out on a move to Tottenham, manager Steve Bruce has confirmed.
  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions ahead of this weekend's fixtures, but who is he tipping for victory? Find out here...
  • Carabao Cup: Forest to face Newcastle
    Newcastle will travel to four-time winners Nottingham Forest in the second round of the Carabao Cup while Brighton face south coast rivals Southampton in the only all-Premier League tie.
  • Merson's predictions
    After a fascinating opening weekend, the Premier League is back and so too is Paul Merson with his week two predictions.
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Football News Roundup – August 16, 2018

  • Ndoye leaves Birmingham on loan
    Birmingham midfielder Cheikh Ndoye has rejoined his former club Angers on a season-long loan, a year after he was signed by Harry Redknapp.
  • PL squads compared
    Which Premier League squads are tallest, youngest or most experienced? We take a look at the make-up of each club...
  • Burke strike downs Luton
    Oliver Burke's first West Brom goal downed plucky Luton and sent the Baggies into the second round of the Carabao Cup with a 1-0 win.
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15Aug/18Off

Football News Roundup – August 15, 2018

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Football News Roundup – August 14, 2018

  • Carabao Cup: What to look out for
    The 2018/19 Carabao Cup gets underway on Tuesday evening and, from rule changes to historic clashes, there is plenty to look out for.
  • Carabao Cup round one preview
    Frank Lampard says his Derby players must have the right mentality as they look to bounce back from the humiliating 4-1 home defeat to Leeds against League Two Oldham in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night.
  • LISTEN: The Debate - August 13
    Laura Woods was joined by Jens Lehmann and Paul Merson for Monday's edition of The Debate.
  • Senior Birmingham trio depart
    Birmingham City chief financial officer Roger Lloyd, financial controller Gary Moore and club secretary Julia Shelton have left the club, Sky Sports News understands.
  • EFL essential stats
    We take a look at the top stats and facts from the weekend's action in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two.
  • Guedioura tops Power Rankings
    Nottingham Forest's Adlene Guedioura has topped the first-ever Championship Power Rankings - but who else made the top 50?
  • Premier League team of the weekend
    Who looked like the "missing part of the jigsaw" on the opening weekend of the Premier League season and who looks like a "better version of Patrick Vieira"?
  • Ref Watch: Mustafi pen, Jagielka red
    Dermot Gallagher returns with the first Ref Watch of the new season and says Arsenal's Shkodran Mustafi should have been awarded a penalty against Manchester City.
  • Fantasy team of the week
    We look at the first Sky Sports Fantasy Football team of the week after the Premier League got back underway with free-scoring midfielders at the forefront.
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11Aug/18Off

Football News Roundup – August 11, 2018

  • Championship weekend preview
    Stoke boss Gary Rowett says his side 'must defend better and move as a unit' as they host Brentford in the Sky Bet Championship on Saturday afternoon.
  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions ahead of this weekend's fixtures, but who is he tipping for victory? Find out here...
  • Charlton sign Steer on loan from Villa
    Charlton have signed goalkeeper Jed Steer on a season-long loan from Aston Villa.
  • Aston Villa v Wigan preview
    Jack Grealish is expected to keep his place in the Aston Villa starting XI against Wigan after a move to the Premier League failed to materialise on transfer deadline day.
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10Aug/18Off

Football News Roundup – August 10, 2018

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Football News Roundup – August 9, 2018

  • Aston Villa sign McGinn from Hibs
    Aston Villa have signed midfielder John McGinn from Hibernian despite strong interest from Celtic during the transfer window.
  • Bristol City's Bryan set for Villa move
    Joe Bryan has undergone a medical and looks set to join Aston Villa in the next few hours, Sky Sports News understands.
  • 'Villa favourites to sign McGinn'
    Aston Villa are in the "driving position" to sign John McGinn despite renewed interest from Celtic, according to Neil Lennon.
  • Grealish still intent on Spurs move
    Jack Grealish has not given up hope of joining Tottenham before the transfer deadline, according to Sky sources, despite Aston Villa halting a potential £25m move.
  • Grealish desperate for Spurs move
    Jack Grealish remains keen to move to Tottenham despite Aston Villa being adamant the player will not leave, Sky sources understand.
  • Grealish staying at Villa
    Aston Villa will not be selling Jack Grealish this summer, sources close to executive chairman Nassef Sawiris have told Sky Sports News.
  • Why Grealish is in demand
    Aston Villa are adamant they will not sell Jack Grealish this summer after Tottenham bid £25m for the midfielder - but why is the midfielder in such high demand?
  • Derby sign Waghorn from Ipswich
    Derby have completed the signing of Martyn Waghorn from Ipswich on a three-year contract.
  • Traore completes Wolves move
    Wolves have completed the signing of Adama Traore from Middlesbrough on a five-year contract.
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8Aug/18Off

Football News Roundup – August 8, 2018

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Football News Roundup – August 7, 2018

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6Aug/18Off

Football News Roundup – August 6, 2018

  • Bruce: Time for Villa to rebuild
    Steve Bruce believes it is time for Aston Villa to rebuild themselves and challenge for promotion after the arrival of the club's new owners.
  • Fantasy Football popular picks
    We look at the ten most popular picks in Sky Sports Fantasy Football ahead of Friday night's Premier League kick-off.
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