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29Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 29, 2015

  • Leicester target Inter defender
    Leicester are in talks to sign left-back Yuto Nagatomo from Inter Milan for £3m, according to Sky sources.
  • Sherwood wants two more players
    Tim Sherwood could still make transfer offers to take Joleon Lescott and Emmanuel Adebayor to Aston Villa.
  • Pearson vital to Leicester form
    Manager Claudio Ranieri feels his predecessor Nigel Pearson should take some credit for Leicester's stunning early-season form.
  • West Brom to pay £6m for Evans
    West Brom have agreed a fee of of £6m plus £2m add-ons with Manchester United for defender Jonny Evans, according to Sky sources.
  • Derby v Leeds LIVE!
  • Sky Sports Now podcast
    What a week it's been on Sky Sports Now - lots of Premier League debate, Capital One Cup shocks, and of course, plenty of transfer news as we build up to Tuesday's 6pm deadline.
  • West Brom's Nabi in Delhi loan
    West Brom's Adil Nabi has completed a loan move to Indian Super League side Delhi Dynamos.
  • Townsend #One2Eleven
    Former Ireland and Aston Villa midfielder Andy Townsend picked his #One2Eleven on The Fantasy Football Club on Friday.
  • Stoke v West Brom preview
    Stoke and West Brom are both still chasing their first victory of the Premier League season as the two sides prepare to clash at the Britannia Stadium on Saturday.
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28Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 28, 2015

  • FL72 build-up LIVE!
  • TFFC: Win Townsend's team sheet
    Former Republic of Ireland and Aston Villa midfielder Andy Townsend will be picking his #One2Eleven on The Fantasy Football Club on Friday evening.
  • Deadline Day: Ways to watch
    The clock is ticking to the closure of the summer transfer window - here are the ways to follow the action with Sky Sports on Deadline Day.
  • Premier League build-up LIVE!
    The latest news from managers' press conferences across the country before the weekend's Premier League fixtures.
  • Transfer Centre LIVE!
    All the latest as a private jet is on standby to fly Kevin De Bruyne to Manchester City as he closes in on a £58m move.
  • Ollie's predictions
    Sky Sports pundit Ian Holloway predicts the outcome of the big Football League weekend fixtures.....
  • Berahino told he is staying
    West Brom chairman Jeremy Peace has told Tottenham target Saido Berahino he will not be leaving The Hawthorns this summer.
  • Fulham bid for Mancienne
    Fulham have bid for Nottingham Forest defender Michael Mancienne, according to Sky sources.
  • Merson's predictions
    Soccer Saturday pundit Paul Merson returns with another round of predictions ahead of this weekend's Premier League action.
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27Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 27, 2015

  • Transfer Centre LIVE!
    Everton say John Stones is not for sale, Kevin De Bruyne's move to Man City could be close and Kevin Nolan leaves West Ham.
  • Sky Sports Power Rankings
    Vincent Kompany tops the Sky Sports Power Rankings after a commanding start to the new Premier League season.
  • Berahino's Twitter snub for WBA
    Reported Tottenham transfer target Saido Berahino has cut his ties with West Brom - on social media.
  • Sky showing League Cup derbies
    Sky Sports will be screening two mouth-watering Capital One Cup third-round ties in September, with Aston Villa hosting Birmingham City and Tottenham Hotspur entertaining Arsenal.
  • Cardiff: Marshall is staying
    Cardiff City goalkeeper David Marshall will not be moving to West Brom, the Championship club have told Sky Sports News HQ.
  • Harsley heading for Blues
    Scunthorpe's professional development coach Paul Harsley is to leave for Birmingham next month, the League One club have announced.
  • Norwich's £10m Afobe bid rejected
    Wolves have rejected a £10m bid from Norwich City for England U21 striker Benik Afobe, according to Sky sources.
  • Spurs wary of third Berahino bid
    Tottenham have reservations about making a third bid for West Brom forward Saido Berahino, according to Sky sources.
  • Francis: Berahino is our player
    West Brom first-team coach Gerry Francis says Saido Berahino is available for selection for Saturday's fixture at Stoke.
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26Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 26, 2015

  • WATCH: Leicester's new star?
    Leicester youngster Joe Dodoo makes dream debut, completing a hat-trick in his side's 4-1 Capital One Cup win at Bury.
  • Sherwood: Adama a marked man
    Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood fears Adama Traore is already a 'marked man' after coming off injured in their win over Notts County.
  • Berahino could yet face Stoke
    Saido Berahino could return to the West Brom side against Stoke at the weekend, despite "upsetting" transfer speculation.
  • Walsall 2-1 Brighton
    Walsall knocked out another Sky Bet Championship side when they came from behind to beat previously unbeaten Brighton 2-1 at the Banks's Stadium in the second round of the Capital Cup, with teenage defender Rico Henry grabbing the priceless winner.
  • Wolves reject new Afobe bid
    Wolves manager Kenny Jackett has confirmed the club have rejected an improved bid from Norwich for striker Benik Afobe.
  • Cup draw throws up derbies
    Tottenham will host Arsenal while Birmingham will take on rivals Aston Villa as the Capital One Cup third round draw threw up some mouthwatering ties.
  • West Brom need pens to progress
    West Brom squeezed past Port Vale on penalties as Richard Duffy's spot-kick miss spared their blushes.
  • Dodoo nets debut hat-trick
    Youngster Joe Dodoo hit a stunning debut hat-trick as Leicester maintained their flying start to the season with a 4-1 win at Bury in the Capital One Cup.
  • Extra time sees Villa through
    Scott Sinclair's hat-trick ensured Aston Villa scraped into the third round of the Capital One Cup, needing extra-time to defeat Notts County 5-3 at Villa Park.
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25Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 25, 2015

  • Flanagan goes to Burton
    Tom Flanagan has signed for Burton after having his contract at MK Dons terminated by mutual consent.
  • Transfer Centre LIVE!
    The latest transfer news as Mario Balotelli undergoes medical at AC Milan and Saido Berahino hands in transfer request.
  • Ranieri: Vardy can be England 'warrior'
    Claudio Ranieri has hailed Jamie Vardy and believes he can be a “warrior” at international level.
  • Meet Andy Townsend
    Former Aston Villa, Chelsea and Republic of Ireland midfielder Andy Townsend will be in studio this week, and you can be a part of it.
  • Albion ready to let Lescott go
    West Brom have said that Joleon Lescott can leave as soon as they sign another defender, according to Sky sources.
  • Derby, Forest live on Sky
    Sky Sports will be showing two more live Football League games in September.
  • Berahino request rejected
    West Bromwich Albion have rejected a written transfer request from Saido Berahino.
  • Ranieri: Mahrez not for sale
    Claudio Ranieri has warned any potential suitors for Riyad Mahrez that the Leicester winger is not for sale at any price.
  • O'Neil joins Chesterfield
    Chesterfield have signed midfielder Liam O'Neil from West Brom for an undisclosed fee.
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24Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 24, 2015

  • WATCH: Pearce reveals all
    Former Nottingham Forest and England left-back Stuart Pearce reveals all in Goals on Sunday Extra.
  • WATCH: League One goals
    Goals were plentiful in League One this weekend - and we've wrapped up the lot for you to enjoy.
  • Pulis: Berahino needs protecting
    Tony Pulis insists Saido Berahino needs protecting after leaving him out of the West Brom squad for the 3-2 defeat by Chelsea at The Hawthorns on Sunday.
  • Terry off as Chelsea earn win
    Pedro enjoyed a dream debut as Chelsea earned a 3-2 win at West Brom, but the victory was tarnished by John Terry's dismissal.
  • WATCH: Championship goals
    There were some surprise results and yet more brilliant goals on another action-packed Saturday in the Sky Bet Championship.
  • 'WBA can do without Berahino'
    Tony Pulis will believe his West Brom side can cope with losing Saido Berahino, says Jamie Redknapp.
  • Berahino left out by West Brom
    Tottenham target Saido Berahino was left out of West Brom's match-day squad to face Chelsea on Super Sunday.
  • Pulis wants long West Brom stay
    Tony Pulis wants to stay manager of West Brom for the long run, and says the club's rebuilding is still in process.
  • Terry 'timeless', says Olsson
    West Brom defender Jonas Olsson has warned against writing off John Terry amid questions over the Chelsea captain's future.
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10Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 10, 2015

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7Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 7, 2015

  • Ranieri wants long Leicester stay
    New Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has revealed that he wants to end his career at the King Power Stadium.
  • WATCH: Redknapp's season preview
    Ed Chamberlin is joined by Jamie Redknapp to preview the potential winners, relegation candidates and top scorers of the 2015/16 Premier League season.
  • Ollie's predictions
    New Sky Sports pundit Ian Holloway runs the rule over the big Football League fixtures in the first of a new series - and fears Leeds and Middlesbrough could get off to a rocky start.
  • Ranieri: Season of struggle ahead
    Claudio Ranieri has warned Leicester they face an even bigger fight to survive this season.
  • Hayden joins Newport on loan
    Newport have signed teenage Wolves defender Aaron Hayden on a youth loan.
  • Redknapp Twitter Q&A
  • Brighton v Nottingham Forest preview
    Team news for Friday night's Sky Bet Championship clash between Brighton and Nottingham Forest.
  • Gardner still Forest target
    Nottingham Forest boss Dougie Freedman would like to bring Gary Gardner back to the City Ground when the Aston Villa midfielder regains full fitness.
  • Merson's predictions
    Sky Sports' Paul Merson returns to predict the scores from the opening round of fixtures of the 2015/16 Premier League season.
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6Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 6, 2015

  • Sprockel signs for County
    Notts County have made Civard Sprockel their 18th new signing of the summer.
  • FL72: Beagrie's promotion tips
    Peter Beagrie looks ahead to the start of the Sky Bet Football League season, tipping Derby, Sheffield United and Portsmouth for glory.
  • Famous Premier League debuts
    Sky Sports is celebrating 23 years as the home of the Premier League and is reliving some of the great drama from the competition.
  • Richards defends Grealish
    Micah Richards has defended his new Aston Villa team-mate Jack Grealish and says it can be hard when you burst onto the scene as a young player.
  • Academy claim season debut win
    Jade Boho-Sayo’s first-half effort was enough to earn Bristol Academy their first win of the FA WSL1 season as they defeated Notts County 1-0 at Meadow Lane.
  • Cissokho loaned to Porto
    Aston Villa defender Aly Cissokho has joined Porto on a season-long loan deal.
  • Burton sign Luxembourg striker
    Burton have signed Luxembourg international striker Aurelien Joachim.
  • Clubs eye loan for Spurs youth
    Tottenham want young attacker Nathan Oduwa to go out on loan following talks over a new contract at the club, Sky sources understand.
  • New guidelines on touchline rows
    Football’s governing bodies in England have agreed to a code of conduct for managers and anyone else in the technical area during matches.
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5Aug/15Off

Football News Roundup – August 5, 2015

  • Richards named Villa skipper
    Micah Richards has been named as Aston Villa’s on-field captain for the forthcoming Premier League season.
  • Maynard out for the season
    Burton have been dealt a blow on the eve of the new season with the news that Kelvin Maynard will miss the whole campaign with a knee injury.
  • Transfer Centre LIVE!
    All the latest transfer news and Gareth Bale plans to stay at Real Madrid and Angel Di Maria is 'happy' to join PSG.
  • Premier League Launch Live!
  • Is the opening day crucial?
    Ahead of the new Premier League season, we examine the importance of the opening day results.
  • Who will be top scorer?
    Sergio Aguero, Diego Costa, Wayne Rooney? Who will score the most goals in the Premier League? We take a look at the main contenders...
  • Promoted teams #PLmoments
    Sky Sports is celebrating 23 years as the home of the Premier League and is reliving some of the great moments.
  • Konchesky loaned to QPR
    QPR have signed hugely experienced defender Paul Konchesky from Leicester on a season-long loan deal.
  • Wolves get their Ojo
    Wolves have signed promising young Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo on a season-long loan deal.
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