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Football News Roundup – February 3, 2019

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Football News Roundup – February 2, 2019

  • EFL: Five things to look out for
    We cast our eye over five things to look out for in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two this weekend.
  • Championship ins and outs
    Who has your team signed in January? Who's been shipped out? A comprehensive guide to every major deal done this transfer window...
  • Reading vs Aston Villa preview
    New Reading signing Nelson Oliveira is a doubt for this weekend's fixture against Aston Villa after his goalscoring debut on Tuesday.
  • Key Championship January deals
    From experienced England internationals to promising youngsters and goalkeepers from Real Madrid, we pick out the key signings made by Championship clubs in January...
  • Who are the top free agents?
    The January transfer window is closed, but there are still players available to sign as free agents.
  • How much did your club spend?
    How much did Premier League clubs spend on transfers during the January window? We crunch the numbers...
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Football News Roundup – February 1, 2019

  • Top 50 in-form Championship players
    Swansea forward Oliver McBurnie has soared into pole position in the Power Rankings chart - ending Jarrod Bowen's four-week streak at the summit.
  • WATCH: How Deadline Day unfolded
    From done deals and transfer twists, to funny moments and birthday cakes, Deadline Day had it all - and we brought you all the drama on Sky Sports News.
  • Charlie's Premier League predictions
    Charlie Nicholas takes the Premier League predictions baton this week, giving his take on games including Manchester City vs Arsenal and West Ham vs Liverpool.
  • Villa sign Swansea's Carroll on loan
    Aston Villa have completed the Deadline Day loan signing of Swansea midfielder Tom Carroll.
  • Key Championship January deals
    From experienced England internationals to promising youngsters and goalkeepers on loan from Real Madrid, we pick out the key signings made by Championship clubs in January...
  • Nine key Championship January deals
    From experienced England internationals to promising youngsters and goalkeepers on loan from Real Madrid, we pick out nine key signings made by Championship clubs in January...
  • Villa confirm Guilbert signing
    Aston Villa have completed the signing of defender Frederic Guilbert from Caen, and have confirmed they will loan the player back to his former club.
  • Villa approach Swansea for Fer
    Aston Villa have made a late approach to Swansea to discuss a possible loan deal for Leroy Fer, Sky Sports News understands.
  • LISTEN: EFL Matters podcast
    Listen to the EFL Matters podcast, as George Elek and Ali Maxwell from the 'Not The Top 20 Podcast' join David Prutton.
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Football News Roundup – January 31, 2019

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Football News Roundup – January 30, 2019

  • Nuno delighted by slick Wolves
    Nuno Espirito Santo felt his side’s determination helped them secure three second-half goals to beat West Ham 3-0 at Molineux.
  • McBurnie salvages late Swans draw
    Garry Monk's return to Swansea saw his 10-man Birmingham side denied at the death as Oli McBurnie scored twice in a thrilling 3-3 draw.
  • Hogan undergoes Sheff Utd medical
    Aston Villa striker Scott Hogan has undergone a medical at Sheffield United on Tuesday night ahead of a loan move, Sky Sports News understands.
  • Wolves ease past West Ham
    A second-half double from Raul Jimenez and another from Romain Saiss helped Wolves climb to seventh in the Premier League after a 3-0 win over West Ham.
  • Transfer Talk: The Hudson-Odoi dilemma
    The latest episode from the third series of our Transfer Talk podcast is here!
  • Fantasy Football Transfer Tips
    Former Sky Sports Fantasy Football champion Dan Cox highlights five players for you to consider for your side this week.
  • Villa make Gibson loan offer
    Aston Villa have made an offer to Burnley to sign defender Ben Gibson on loan with a view to a permanent deal, according to Sky sources.
  • Stoke want Burnley striker Vokes
    Stoke City are interested in Burnley striker Sam Vokes, but Sean Dyche won’t allow any player to leave in this window unless he first gets in a replacement, Sky Sports News understands.
  • Batth joins Stoke from Wolves
    Danny Batth has joined Stoke on a three-and-a-half year deal from Wolves.
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Football News Roundup – January 29, 2019

  • Hogan free to leave Villa on loan
    Aston Villa are willing to let Scott Hogan leave on loan before Thursday's transfer deadline, with Sky Sports News understanding Bristol City and Sheffield United are leading the race to sign the striker.
  • Nuno: Jonny happy at Wolves
    Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo wants defender Jonny Castro Otto to focus on his performance rather than transfer speculation.
  • Merson's predictions
    Paul Merson is back with his latest round of Premier League predictions, including Manchester United vs Burnley, Newcastle vs Manchester City and Liverpool vs Leicester...
  • EFL Essential Stats: Abraham streak
    Tammy Abraham's goal streak, Leeds' winning recoveries and free-scoring teams in League Two feature in our look at the top stats and facts from this weekend's Sky Bet action.
  • Saints make Adams approach to Blues
    Southampton have made an approach to Birmingham City for their leading goalscorer Che Adams.
  • Follow midweek PL with Sky Sports
    There's a bumper midweek Premier League schedule and you can watch goals from every game on your mobile with Sky Sports.
  • Keane to be O'Neill's No 2 at Forest
    Roy Keane will be confirmed as Martin O’Neill’s assistant at Nottingham Forest on Monday, Sky Sports News understands.
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Football News Roundup – January 28, 2019

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Football News Roundup – January 26, 2019

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Football News Roundup – January 25, 2019

  • How tight is the race to reach the PL?
    This season's Championship promotion race looks as if it might go to the final weeks of the season, but how competitive is the current campaign?
  • Silva: No Bolasie contact before return
    Marco Silva has revealed that Yannick Bolasie did not consult him before cutting short his loan spell at Aston Villa and returning to Everton.
  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions ahead of the weekend fixtures, but who is he tipping for victory?
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24Jan/19Off

Football News Roundup – January 24, 2019

  • PL stars in stats
    How do Liverpool compare with Manchester City, what can Chelsea expect from Gonzalo Higuain, and just how clinical is Eden Hazard? We pick six essential stats from the Premier League...
  • Twenty young stars of the EFL
    Whether they are on loan from Premier League clubs or have been brought through a lower-league academy, there is an abundance of young talent in the Sky Bet EFL this season.
  • Plymouth extend winning run
    Plymouth Argyle's central defenders scored with second-half headers as Derek Adams' resurgent side made it four League One wins in a row by beating Walsall 2-1 at Home Park to soar to 17th.
  • Rowe double sees Lincoln extend lead
    Lincoln extended their lead at the top of Sky Bet League Two to six points with a 2-0 win at Yeovil as Danny Rowe netted both goals.
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